Category: Florida

Exotic Flights on-demand, ultra-private jet service

A short advertisement for Miami-based Exotic Flights, an on-demand private jet service. The company’s president is Rudy Gonzalez who has experience in managing logistics and security for the likes of Mike Tyson, Christina Aguilera and others.

10 incredible hotel swimming pools

10 incredible hotel swimming pools

Courtesy of Forbes: Intercontinental Hong Kong La Casa Que Canta, Zihuatanejo, Mexico The Biltmore Hotel, Coral Gables, FL Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, NV Bacara Resort & Spa, Santa Barbara, CA St. Regis Resort, Bora Bora Paradisus Riviera Cancún, Mexico Blue Lagoon, Iceland Club Dauphin Pool at the Grand Hotel du Cap-Ferrat, French […]

Nicky O South Beach

Nicky O South Beach

The Nicky O South Beach which was originally scheduled to open in November 2006, now looks set to grace Miami in the Spring of 2007. According to its website, this 95-unit condo hotel from Nicky Hilton (sister of Paris Hilton) promises “fashion, glamour… and an unparalleled social environment”, but the site so far seems to […]

journeyPod launches guide for travel trendsetters

journeyPod launches guide for travel trendsetters

Thanks to Inna Shamis from journeyPod who’s just made me aware of their new site aimed at “tastemakers, trendsetters and die-hard travelers” in search of the best places to go. They feature only 4 and 5 star hotels, have a weekly podcast and provide ‘VIP access’ to exclusive offers and tips. Sign up to their […]

UnderSea Resort in Malta

UnderSea Resort in Malta

You may recall me writing about the UnderSea Resort off the coast of Miami earlier this year. Well now UnderSea Resorts is heading for Europe. Qawra Bay in Malta is looking to be the most likely location, with talks with Malta Shipyards Ltd. currently underway. Similar resorts could also become a reality in the Bahamas, […]

Jupiter Beach Resort & Spa video

Jupiter Beach Resort & Spa is located in Palm Beach County Florida, north of West Palm Beach. It has a private 1500 ft beach and a brand new full service 7500 sq. ft. spa. Watch the video to learn more.

The Resort at Singer Island to open in Florida

The Resort at Singer Island to open in Florida

The Resort at Singer Island, Florida  will  soon join  The Luxury Collection from Starwood Hotels & Resorts. This 239 all-suite resort  has all of the amenities and services you would expect, including 4,000 sq. ft. of meeting space, 8,500 sq. ft. of spa facilities and 66 residential condos. Full-time concierge, butler and valet services, and […]

South America by private jet

South America by private jet

Later this month, a small group of travellers will embark on an incredible 22-day journey across South America with Abercrombie & Kent, by private jet.  In  return for  $44,000 per person, you’ll depart Miami heading for Panama where you’ll board your private jet for the first time. The trip includes helicopter rides over rainforest, freshwater […]

Ten luxury hotels worth the splurge

Ten luxury hotels worth the splurge

In a recent article by Molly Feltner for SmarterTravel.com, a shortlist of ten luxury hotels “worth the splurge” were identified. The lucky few to get a mention were: Forte Village, Sardinia Ladera Resort, St. Lucia Mount Washington Hotel, Bretton Woods, NH Hotel Secreto, Isla Mujeres, Mexico New York Palace Hotel, NY Casa Santo Domingo, Antigua […]

Orlando's new Rosen Shingle Creek Resort now open

Orlando’s new Rosen Shingle Creek Resort now open

Orlando Florida’s newest resort – the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort – is a $300-million, 230-acre, 1,500-room  resort from Rosen Hotels & Resorts. Equipped with an 18-hole golf course designed by David Harman, nine lounges and restaurants, a truly enormous ballroom, a full-service spa and no less than four outdoor pools, the resort is superbly equipped. […]

Little Palm Island Resort & Spa, Florida

Little Palm Island Resort & Spa, Florida

Rated #3 Best Hotel Restaurant in the United States in the 2006 Zagat Survey and The Best Hotel Suite 2006 in the Condé Nast Traveler Gold List among many other awards, Little Palm Island Resort & Spa is a outstanding, secluded island  just 30 minutes from  Key West, Florida. This hidden treasure is situated on […]

Tour of the Westin Diplomat Resort and Spa on Hollywood Beach, FL

Sit back and enjoy a tour of the Westin Diplomat Resort and Spa on Hollywood Beach, courtesy of Cristin Duren, Miss Florida USA 2006.

St. Regis Bal Harbour

Promotional video for the St. Regis Bal Harbour by The 7th Art.

Norwegian Cruise Line to launch mega-ships

Miami-based NCL  has reached a $2.8 billion deal with Aker Yards of France to build two new ships and possibly a third with the capacity for carrying up to 4,900 passengers each. The deal is the biggest in NCL’s history and marks a major step forward in its efforts to upgrade its fleet amid fierce […]

Top yoga retreats

Top yoga retreats

According to a recent Concierge.com article, the top yoga retreats to be found worldwide  are: Wildflower Hall, Shimla, India Como Shambhala at Parrot Cay, Turks & Caicos Chiva-Som, Hua Hin, Thailand Begawan Giri, Bali, Indonesia Adventure Yoga Retreats (all over the Americas) Esalen Institute, Big Sur, California LifeTime Private  Retreats, Kangaroo Island, Australia Maya Tulum, […]

Two-Room Package at the Orlando World Center Marriott Resort

Two-Room Package at the Orlando World Center Marriott Resort

Enjoy  fun-filled adventure at the Orlando World Center Marriott Resort with their Two-Room Package from  just $312 per night.  Whether it be a  special occasion with family or friends, book before 6th September  2006 and this great package will  include one night’s accommodation in a resort view room with one king bed and a connecting […]