Category: Leisure Travel

Ultimate Executive Golf Getaway Package in Alabama

Ultimate Executive Golf Getaway Package in Alabama

Have the ultimate executive golf getaway in Alabama, at the Presidential Cottage at the Montgomery Marriott Prattville Hotel and Conference Center at Capitol Hill.   After sampling the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail,  you will be  whisked away by helicopter to a five-bedroom executive cottage where private chefs and a butler await. The Ultimate Executive […]

Super Bowl XLI packages

Super Bowl XLI packages

It’s only 12 days until the Super Bowl  in Indianapolis, between the Bears and the Colts, but it’s not too late to pick up a last minute luxury package.   However, be prepared to pay the price. For $16,095 per person from Fine Things Packages  you can stay 4 nights at the Ritz Carlton Key […]

Valentines Indulgence Package at the Mirror Lake Inn, Lake Placid

Valentines Indulgence Package at the Mirror Lake Inn, Lake Placid

For a special indulgence, the Mirror Lake Inn in the Adirondacks, NY is offering a Valentines Day Indulgence Package to really spoil couples.   It includes Champagne and chocolate covered strawberries, a special dinner menu prepared by Chef Sorgule, a  Swedish massage for two, and overnight accommodation in a Noonmark Room. It’s available from 11th […]

Spa and ski packages at Bishop's Lodge, Santa Fe

Spa and ski packages at Bishop’s Lodge, Santa Fe

The  luxury ski and spa resort Bishop’s Lodge, in northern New Mexico, is offering  packages for spa-goers and ski enthusiasts, or a package for guests that want to sample both. Located in a forest valley in the mountains, the hotel has an award-winning spa and offers plenty of opportunities for enjoying the natural beauty of […]

Dubai Shopping Festival 2006/2007

Dubai Shopping Festival 2006/2007

Get yourself to Dubai before 2nd February 2007 and you can catch the tail-end of the Dubai Shopping Festival. Highlights include The Emirati Food Show, Cirque du Soleil, Camel and Horse Riding, and much, much more.   See their website for the full calendar of events.

Offers at Radisson SAS at Nabq Bay, Sharm El Sheikh

Offers at Radisson SAS at Nabq Bay, Sharm El Sheikh

Composed of low rise clusters of rooms set in landscaped gardens, the five-star Radisson SAS  at Nabq Bay, Sharm El Sheikh is an  ideal  location for a relaxing  beach holiday slightly away from it all. The resort has a spa –  with sauna, steam room, Jacuzzi, gym, and massage and treatment rooms  – and an […]

Casa Velas Hotel Boutique joins The Leading Small Hotels of the World

Casa Velas Hotel Boutique joins The Leading Small Hotels of the World

Casa Velas Hotel Boutique, which opened in November of 2005, is the latest addition to  The Leading Small Hotels of the World (a branch of the larger Leading Hotels of the World) exclusive membership, and the the only member in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. It is a deluxe, all-inclusive boutique hotel, enjoying a privileged location on […]

Best beaches in India

Best beaches in India

According to Forbes, it’s the beaches of India that are nowadays “seeing all the action”, not those of Ibiza or Australia.   The country has thousands of miles of shoreline which has become increasingly popular with tourists in recent years. And their pick of the bunch?   Forbes identify  8 as ‘exceptional’: Andaman and Nicobar […]

Luxury Golf Breakaway Package at Dusit Island Resort, Chiang Rai

Luxury Golf Breakaway Package at Dusit Island Resort, Chiang Rai

Spend two nights golfing getaway at Dusit Island Resort, Chiang Rai and enjoy one exciting round of golf (18 hole) at Santiburi Country Club. The package includes a two-night stay in a deluxe river view room and  daily breakfast, and prices start from $308 for two people.   The offer is available until 31st March […]

Wine Country Exclusive Experiences

Wine Country Exclusive Experiences

If wine is your passion and you’re looking for a truly memorable experience, take a look at the packages available through WineCountry.com.   Their  exclusive experiences include packages such as Celebrity Wine Tasting and Million Dollar Views and a VIP Access Grand Wine Tasting Tour, both  in the Napa Valley. Other wine experiences can be […]

Polaris World Beach Club at La Manga del Mar Menor

Polaris World – developers of luxury golf resorts in the Murcia region of Spain – have apparently located the ideal venue for their new beach club in Murcia. It is set to be located directly on the beach at La Manga del Mar Menor and will be an exclusive area with a superb Mediterranean style […]

Rio Real Golf Hotel, Marbella, Spain

Rio Real Golf Hotel, Marbella, Spain

Nestling between the Sierra Blanca mountains and the Meditterean, and just 5 kms from the heart of the popular resort of Marbella  on the Costa del Sol, the Rio Real Golf Hotel is a 30-room five star hotel that combines Spanish architecture with Asia and Mediterranean influences. Although the hotel only opened in 2001, the […]

Tripadvisor's top 10 beach escapes for winter

Tripadvisor’s top 10 beach escapes for winter

In a newsletter I’ve just received from Tripadvisor, they’re recommending the following beach destinations if you’d sooner be shovelling sand rather than snow this winter: Tulum, Mexico Maui, Hawaii Palm/Eagle Beach, Aruba Grace Bay, Turks & Caicos Destin, Florida Bora Bora, French Polynesia Mykonos, Greece St. John, USVI Shoal Bay, Anguilla Laguna Beach, California I […]

Enhance your ski season at Telluride's The Peaks Resort

Enhance your ski season at Telluride’s The Peaks Resort

This winter, experience a ski vacation like no other at The Peaks Resort & Golden Door Spa, Telluride CO. With spectacular slopes, gorgeous accommodation, and an exclusive onsite spa, The Peaks combines the splendour of the Great Outdoors with the indulgences of a luxury retreat. Make the most of your visit to the Rocky Mountains, […]

New Year celebrations at Universal Studios City Walk Orlando

New Year celebrations at Universal Studios City Walk Orlando

Bid a fond farewell to 2006 and rock in 2007 with live performances  at Universal Studios City Walk Orlando from recording legends Cyndi Lauper and Tower of Power.     You’ll get to enjoy all-you-can-eat gourmet food at one of Orlando’s hottest spots for entertainment,  be given  a  midnight Champagne toast as the New Year […]

Temporary ice rink at Oxford Castle, UK

Temporary ice rink at Oxford Castle, UK

Come and enjoy the festive season at the Oxford Castle ice rink – south-east England’s most magical ice skating experience! The ice rink  can be found  temporarily  within the walls of William the Conqueror’s 1,000-year-old castle. Younger visitors can join Santa and his friends in the fabulous Christmas grotto.   If you don’t want to […]