One of New Zealand’s most sought after resorts might soon be Terrace Downs in Canterbury. Situated just an hour from Christchurch International Airport, the resort is to undergo a multi-million dollar upgrade. New guest activities such as blokarts, archery and a jet boating operation will begin in the next few months, while a luxury […]
Very Sivilised Sale fares are now available from business class only airline Silverjet for travel up to 5th January 2009. The sale ends 31st January 2008, so book now to take advantage of £879 return fares to New York and Dubai. The sale is unique as flights are changeable for a small fee.
Tickets for the Edinburgh Military Tattoo in August always sell out in record time. However, for those looking to experience this unique event, The Gleneagles Hotel, one of Scotland’s most famous, is offering an exclusive residential Edinburgh Tattoo package. Guests get to enjoy drinks and canapés prior to departure from Gleneagles, coach transfers to and […]
The first new resort on the Las Vegas strip in nearly three years has officially opened amid an impressive music, fireworks and light show that culminated with a concert headlined by Diana Ross. The new $1.9 billion Palazzo Las Vegas from Las Vegas Sands Corp. celebrated its grand opening at the weekend with a star-studded […]
Marvel at this short clip of a ‘sky writing’ advertisement for EOS Airlines. Perhaps someone reading this would be kind enough to post a comment telling us how this is done!
Each year The Leading Hotels of the World select the winners of the prestigious Leaders Club Awards based on user feedback. To commemorate these special accolades, all three honourees for 2007 will be offering a bottle of Champagne any time Leaders Club members stay with them until 31st March 2008. As for the winners, […]
Vacations are always more fun when there’s a coastline in view, or at least so say Tripadvisor. They’ve come up with a list outlining their top 10 favourite beachside destinations: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Honolulu, Hawaii Cancun, Mexico Surfer’s Paradise, Australia Negril, Jamaica Miami, Florida Viti Levu, Fiji Boracay, Philippines Tenerife, Canary Islands […]
A weekly pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Where elegance comes naturally: Constance Hotels Discover the Azure Collection New, 1960s-inspired Manhattan hotel: 6 Columbus A small hotel from an iconic shoe label: Barcelona’s Casa Camper
Facebook is seemingly always billed as a social networking site, but there’s clear evidence that – as with MySpace and others that have preceded it – it’s being used for business purposes. I myself am guilty of having a mix of ‘real world’ friends, old school and university colleagues, and a number of ‘contacts’ […]
Experience a place of remarkable beauty and rich, cultural history where sunsets paint the mountains and warm breezes stir the imagination, at the Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa.
Win a luxurious two-night stay at stylish and sexy Babington House in Somerset, plus indulgent Cowshed spa treatments. Cowshed is a pionerring range of truly therapeutic, lifestyle bath and body products handmade with natural ingredients. To be in with a chance, just get frisky (ahem… that’s a not-so-subtle tip-off on the competition answer, by […]
I stumbled upon an interesting site called Snooth today. It was founded last June and claims to be revolutionising the way in which people select wine. By combining the company’s proprietary algorithms with the world’s most comprehensive wine database, Snooth is able to accurately identify the wines best-suited to an individual… [it] analyzes a user’s […]
Get to know just the two of you again with a therapeutic travel package to an award-winning private-island resort off the coast of Antigua. With a Reconnection Rendezvous at Jumby Bay, you will enjoy an indulgent getaway that is as luscious and therapeutic as they come, with so many relaxing and romantic amenities you won’t […]
Hyatt’s first property in Trinidad defines a new standard of comfort and convenience for business travelers to Port of Spain, Trinidad’s capital city. The 428-room, five-star, high-rise hotel and conference centre that is the Hyatt Regency Trinidad boasts a 9,000-square-foot luxury spa, state-of-the-art Stay Fit gym and rooftop infinity pool.
With the growth of Web 2.0 and Travel 2.0 (both terms I despise, incidentally), people have talked about user-generated content as though it were the latest craze to grip the world. However, the reality is quite different – Tim and Nina Zagat of Zagat Survey LLC, for instance, have been using this simple concept […]