Category: Travel Miscellany

The Ritz London centenary

The Ritz London centenary

Happy New Year! 2006  marks 100 years since the  opening The Ritz London.   The hotel was founded by César Ritz and opened its doors on 24th May 1906. The hotel has a ‘Centennial Celebration’ package which is valid throughout the year. For two people, the two night package starts at £1,500 (for a superior […]

Cancun's Le Blanc Spa Resort

Cancun’s Le Blanc Spa Resort

Le Blanc Spa Resort opened last August but sadly had to close for repairs in October due to hurricane Wilma. It will re-open in February 2006. The rooms come with an ocean or lagoon view, balcony, double Jacuzzi, flat screen satellite TV, and much more. If you book before April 2006, you receive a 20% […]

Smoking can be a very expensive habit

Smoking can be a very expensive habit

The British media  is claiming  that Catherine Zeta-Jones recently went to a New York bash in a private jet, not because she sought privacy but instead because of her craving for nicotine.   The Mail on Sunday quoted a source as saying: She and Michael both smoke, and Catherine enjoys a cigarette when she flies, […]

Elton John on honeymoon

Elton John on honeymoon

Elton John and David Furnish – who are probably the world’s most famous honeymooners right now – are apparently spending the time in Venice.  They have a villa on Giudecca, one of the islands of Venice’s lagoon. They have ventured into St. Marks Square and been spotted having lunch at the famous  Harry’s Bar.

Welcome to A Luxury Travel Blog

Welcome to A Luxury Travel Blog

I would like to extend a warm welcome to readers of A Luxury Travel Blog. This blog is for those who love two things – travel and the finer things of life.  If you are looking for a  cheap backpackers’ hostel  then, I’m sorry, but this just isn’t the place.   Instead I shall keep […]