Author Archive for Tim Glanfield

Thanksgiving at Claridge's, London

Thanksgiving at Claridge’s, London

One of London’s most beautiful and luxurious hotels, Claridge’s is offering a special Thanksgiving experience with three nights’ accommodation for the price of two.   The offer is available from the 20th to the 26th of November 2006.   And you don’t have to be American to partake in  this little central London luxury… the […]

Half price luxury in Brussels

Half price luxury in Brussels

The Hotel Metropole is situated at the very heart of the Belgian capital. It offers five star luxuries within its turn-of-the-century style glamorous surrounds. All the hotel’s rooms are decorated with original artwork and antique furniture so guests can really live the history of the building. And this taste of the high life can be […]

Imperial luxury with Cox & Kings

Imperial luxury with Cox & Kings

Cox & Kings are offering a very special luxury travel adventure for all of those interested in the fascinating history of the British Empire in India.   Led by former cabinet minister Lord Hattersley, this once in a lifetime opportunity will take guests across the historic Ganges Plain from the old colonial city of Calcutta […]

Luxury honeymoon tour of Italy

Luxury honeymoon tour of Italy

If you’re looking for the ultimate luxury honeymoon experience combining culture, food, wine and luxury, you need look no further than the ‘Luxury Honeymoon Tour’ offered by Cellar Tours.   Guests embark on an eleven day adventure in Italy sampling some of the finest wines and foods on offer, the whole time transferred in a […]

See Paris in style

See Paris in style

The French capital is without a doubt one of the most enchanting on earth.   And what better way to experience the magic of the city  than by a luxury chauffeur driven tour around the capital?   Paris Luxury Tours offer a range of itineraries to suit, including their world famous ‘Chronological Tour’ which charts […]

Japanese Odyssey

Japanese Odyssey

Japan is without doubt one of the most fascinating countries in East Asia –  a fascinating mixture of ancient history and cutting edge modernity.   Absolute Travel  is offering a comprehensive 15 day tour of the country which takes in all of the major sights from the bustling metropolis of Tokyo to the back streets […]

Golf at Tryall Club in Montego Bay, Jamaica

Golf at Tryall Club in Montego Bay, Jamaica

If you  enjoy golf, sunshine and unadulterated luxury then the Tryall Club in Montego Bay, Jamaica is the place for you to be.   The club are currently offering four free green fees for those booking holidays at the exclusive resort for the end of this year.  The club treats its guests to house villas, […]

It's not too late for the Ashes

It’s not too late for the Ashes

Probably the most anticipated cricket series ever will take place this winter in Australia.   The tickets for all the Test matches sold out within days of going on sale and flights to Australia are filling up fast. Kuoni Sport Abroad still have guaranteed tickets as part of the many Ashes cricket packages that they […]

Explore the magic of Antarctica aboard Marco Polo

Explore the magic of Antarctica aboard Marco Polo

The untouched beauty of Antarctica has begun to become one of the ‘must go’ places for the more intrepid luxury traveller.   Orient Lines award-winning ship Marco Polo brings tourists closer than ever to the magical scenery, animals and unique contours of the forgotten continent.   The ship has a specially designed hull that allows […]

Beat the rush hour with a luxury train ride in Scotland

Beat the rush hour with a luxury train ride in Scotland

Loyd and Townsend Rose have designed the ultimate luxury break for all those who love trains and Scotland, but hate the rush hour.   This tailormade experience welcomes you aboard a private train which never has more than 36 passengers aboard, each and every one of them with their own large bedroom and access to […]

Wine and Food Lovers Getaway with Cap Juluca, Anguila

Wine and Food Lovers Getaway with Cap Juluca, Anguila

Condé Nast Johansens are offering a superb Wine and Food Lovers Getaway. The package includes four nights at Cap Juluca in Anguila in one of the resort’s amazing beach front rooms, set against 179 acres of tropical forest. Every night guests are treated to a different gourmet meal in one of the resorts distinguished restaurants. […]

Scottish salmon fishing on the Bighouse Estate

Scottish salmon fishing on the Bighouse Estate

Roxton Bailey Robinson are offering the discerning traveller the chance  of a fishing  stay on the Bighouse Estate, an area of around 60,000 acres in the wilds of northern Scotland. The week-long experience includes fully catered accommodation at a luxury lodge at the mouth of the River Halladale. The area is currently enjoying record numbers […]

Napa Valley in California welcomes two new resorts

Napa Valley in California welcomes two new resorts

The Meritage Resort at Napa and Vino Bello Resort  are the two latest editions to the ever growing list of quality luxury hotels in Napa, the gateway to the Napa Valley. Located next to each other, the resorts offer a combined total of 274 new guest rooms to the area. Located on seven acres of […]

India’s Kullu Valley to get five star ski resort

The peaks of the Himalayas are about to get their first five star ski resort in the mould of those in Vail or Val d’Isere. Indian officials have given their backing to  a $300 million project in the Kullu Valley in the north Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, backed by Alfred Ford, great grandson of […]

Body & Mind at the Grand Hotel Bellevue in Gstaad, Switzerland

Body & Mind at the Grand Hotel Bellevue in Gstaad, Switzerland

Body  & Mind is a 6 day package offered by the magnificent Grand Hotel Bellevue in Gstaad, Switzerland. Guests are invited to leave all the stresses of modern life behind as they embark on a wellness programme that involves relaxing body care treatments and work with fully qualified personal trainers. The package starts from 1,998 […]

Bordeaux with Jeffersons Private Jet Holidays

Bordeaux with Jeffersons Private Jet Holidays

Jeffersons Private Jet Holidays have unveiled one of their most exciting and luxurious experiences yet. Be flown to Bordeaux by private jet before enjoying exclusive tasting sessions at some of the French region’s most well-known vineyards. Take lunch at the Michelin-starred Cordeillian-Bages restaurant, sampling some of the finest foods Europe has to offer before either […]