Category: Greece

Astarte, Santorini

Astarte, Santorini

Endless blue sky and sea greet visitors to Santorini, Greece, home to Astarte, a boutique, all-suite getaway that beckons guests to forget their stresses. Astarte comprises nine suites – Junior, Senior, Executive and Honeymoon – each of which is individually decorated and offers the finest amenities. Junior Suites each feature one King bedroom, a separate […]

Crystal Adventures

Crystal Adventures

Luxury specialist Crystal Cruises is raising its own shore-side bar with lavish, over-the-top Crystal Adventures in Europe. New “extreme luxury” tours, designed for a discerning few, boast European sports cars, helicopters and private yachts to explore European destinations in extravagantly different ways. Whether you are looking to explore Monaco in a Maserati or navigate the […]

Top 10 Best Luxury Hotels in Europe, according to Tripadvisor

The Ritz-Carlton Berlin – Berlin, Germany Mykonos Grand Hotel & Resort – Mykonos, Greece Hotel Le Palais – Prague, Czech Republic The Chesterfield Mayfair Hotel – London, England Hotel Prinsenhof – Brugge, Belgium Corinthia Grand Hotel Royal – Budapest, Hungary Rudding Park Hotel – Harrogate, England Swissotel Berlin – Berlin, Germany Four Seasons Hotel George […]

Six Senses Spa at Porto Elounda

A very calming video from Six Senses Spa at Porto Elounda, Crete.

Cooking with Rosemary Barron

Attend  Rosemary Barron‘s cooking school on the beautiful Greek island of Santorini and learn recipes that date back thousands of years, demonstrating some great  flavours of our culinary past. Five days of tuition and tours start at around £500 and will allow you to immerse yourself in Greece’s fascinating food culture.

Goldsmith from Mr. and Mrs. Smith

Goldsmith from Mr. and Mrs. Smith

A new travel club is poised to cause quite a fuss among luxury travel goers – GoldSmith. The brainchild of Mr. and Mrs. Smith, purveyor of the much-loved guide books and website, this exclusive invitation-only level of Smith membership is a brand-new booking and concierge service that customises and coordinates its clients’ entire trip. From […]

Ikies Traditional Houses, Santorini

Ikies Traditional Houses, Santorini

It would seem that the Greek island of Santorini has its fair share of the luxury market with some wonderful accommodaton options offering superb views. You can add the 11 luxury homes at Ikies Traditional Houses to the list. This unique hotel occupies a unique location at the beginning of the village of Oia in […]

Luxury travel links of the week

Luxury travel links of the week

A weekly pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Find your Tuscan soul with Toscana Mia tours A taste of Italy in Baltimore from Sabatino’s Experience Morocco in London: Mamounia Lounge Greece’s new launching K2 Smart Jets

Luxury travel links of the week

Luxury travel links of the week

A weekly pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Live London by Plaza on the River Marvel at  the Aegean from Mykonos’  Theoxenia Hotel Save precious time with the JetCard Plan your Hayward’s Sustainable Safari

Luxury travel links of the week

Luxury travel links of the week

A weekly pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Dine at London’s new Langtry’s Restaurant Maldives beach bungalows from Dhoni Mighili Discover stylish hideaways from Santikios Hotels Why not Visit Finland?

Suite of the week: The White Villa at Danai Beach Resort & Villas

Suite of the week: The White Villa at Danai Beach Resort & Villas

Suite name:  The White  Villa Resort:  Danai Beach Resort & Villas, Halkidiki, Greece Size of accommodation: 950 sq m Cost per night: From 5,500 Euros Who’s stayed there? Many Greek and international VIPs (fashion designers, actors, singers, businessmen, etc.) What makes it special? The unique location, the stunning direct sea view and the elegant luxury! […]

Crystal Adventures Hotel Program

Crystal Adventures Hotel Program

There are some new additions to Crystal Cruises‘ 2007 European Crystal Adventures Hotel Program. Four new hotels – Venice’s venerable Hotel Cipriani and Hotel Danieli, Istanbul’s Ritz-Carlton and Athens’ Hotel Grande Bretagne – join an expanded collection of Europe’s most prestigious properties  (15 in all) offering savvy travelers luxurious options to extend their Crystal vacations […]

Greece – explore your senses

An inspiring 2007 promotion campaign from the Greek National Tourism Organization.

Emerald Princess undergoes sea trials

Emerald Princess undergoes sea trials

The 113-000-ton Emerald Princess – sister ship to the Crown Princess and the latest addition to the fleet of Princess Cruises – has completed its first sea trials in preparation for it going into service in April 2007. The majestic ship can carry 3,100 passengers and will make its  maiden voyage on 11th April  2007 […]

Interview with Christine Gray of Luxury Travel Magazine

Interview with Christine Gray of Luxury Travel Magazine

Christine Gray is founder and editor of Luxury Travel Magazine, a leading global information resource for high-end travellers, featuring the “A-List of Travel” – the world’s finest hotels and ultimate travel experiences. She was formerly a Beverly Hills travel agent to the stars. What is it that  you do exactly? I’m continually traveling every day […]

Luxury travel links of the week

Luxury travel links of the week

A  weekly  pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Dine at  Restaurant Gary Danko in San Francisco Subscribe to Luxury Travel Magazine online Have a Royal experience at Blue Palace, Crete Let Karen Brown’s Guides help plan your UK trip