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Luxury travel links of the week

Luxury travel links of the week

A weekly pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Gourmet romance at Furore Inn Resort, Italy Try houseboat vacations with Forever Houseboats Fine  Southern living at The Goodstone Inn, VA Choose from  travel-sized goodies from Sephora

Sofitel has a new homepage

Sofitel has a new homepage

Sofitel has re-designed its homepage. The navigational menu has been simplified, allowing the user to access all tabs no matter which page is currently being viewed. The new search engine is also  faster than before, allowing the user to find the desired hotel with just a few clicks.  Accessibility to all special offers of the […]

Luxury travel links of the week

Luxury travel links of the week

A weekly pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Get your hands on some Luxe City Guides Chill out  in Zihuatanejo, Mexico, at Amuleto Find seclusion at Missouri River Breaks Lodge, ND Check out the latest yachts from Hakvoort

Luxury travel links of the week

Luxury travel links of the week

A weekly pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Hadleigh boutique accommodation in Christchurch, NZ Hotels of distinction from Welsh Rarebits Learn to cook at the Villa San Michele, Italy Private luxury from Fiji’s The  Wakaya Club

Luxury travel links of the week

Luxury travel links of the week

A weekly pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Elegant luxury from Vancouver’s Wedgewood Hotel Taste the Med  with GourMed The Luggage Club  – changing the way people travel Dine at Osteria dell’Acquasanta in Genoa

Online helicopter tour of The Sagamore's golf course

Online helicopter tour of The Sagamore’s golf course

Thanks to modern technology, golfers can now take a ‘helicopter tour’ of The Sagamore’s historic and award-winning championship New York golf course without leaving their desk. The tour, available on The Sagamore website, provides a hole-by-hole overview of the famed Donald Ross course, with detailed audio descriptions of each hole’s design and challenges.

Enjoy England Awards for Excellence 2007

Enjoy England Awards for Excellence 2007

I’m pleased to learn that a vessel that I did voluntary work on back in my school days has received the award for the UK’s best large tourist attraction.   Isambard Kingdom Brunel’s  SS Great Britain in Bristol picked up the accolade at the Enjoy England Awards for Excellence. The full list of Gold Award […]

Luxury travel links of the week

Luxury travel links of the week

A weekly pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Hotels and tours courtesy of Luxury Latin America Simplicity and sobriety make  Restaurant Initiale Privileged resorts from Domaine Haut-Gardegan Luxury blogging from  Luxist

Luxury travel links of the week

Luxury travel links of the week

A weekly pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Great golfing  destinations worldwide  with Châteaux Golf Luxuriate with Lukimibi in the Kruger National Park Travel in contemporary style with Aspire Holidays Head for Wheel Farm Cottages in North Devon

Airfare Watchdog

Airfare Watchdog

I recently stumbled upon the Airfare Watchdog website which tells you about hidden airfare reductions.   Unfortunately, it only covers the United States but should nevertheless be helpful to a good proportion of this blog’s readership. Check it out regularly… it could save you a little and the extra dollars could be put towards a […]

Kids First Auction

Kids First Auction

Kids First Fund is todaying hosting an online travel auction  to benefit  abused children in resource-poor regions of the world. The International Online Travel Auction for kids at KidsFirstAuction.com, will feature flight tickets, hotel stays, car rentals and unique travel experiences from such companies as Accor Hotels, Hilton Hotels and Resorts, Icelandair, InterContinental Hotels & […]

Learn Arabic with the Egyptian Tourism Authority

Learn Arabic with the Egyptian Tourism Authority

The Egyptian Tourism Authority has a new Web site with some interesting features such as the facility to send messages in hieroglyphics (with a translation link). It’s also packed with video tours, pictures and information.   One of the neatest aspects is the  interactive Arabic language tutor which allows you to practice basic conversational skills […]

Win a luxury trip courtesy of DK Travel!

Win a luxury trip courtesy of DK Travel!

DK Travel – the  people behind the Dorling Kindersley Eye Witness Travel Guides –  have launched a competition at dkdreamtrip.com. Visitors pick their favourite destinations and are in with the chance of winning £10,000 trip of a lifetime ( £5k of flights and £5k cash).   Once you’ve entered you can double, triple or quadruple […]

Luxury travel links of the week

Luxury travel links of the week

A weekly pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Drench your desire with Molton Brown Indulge in Italian luxury with Villa San Michele Visit Northern Sonoma County’s Hotel Healdsberg Find exclusive luxury Croatia hotels and villas

The L-List

The L-List

Calling all luxury bloggers! Inspired by the recent  T-List that’s doing the rounds, I thought it’s about time we started an L-List.   As you may have guessed, L-List stands for Luxury List, and it provides luxury bloggers a means of being discovered.  You might be blogging about any aspect of the luxury arena… cars… […]

Wales in Style

Wales in Style

The secret to any short break relies on finding the places that will make it truly memorable. Fortunately, a new website called Wales in Style  has done all the hard work and brought them together. Handpicked by an independent panel, it promises a select choice of unique places to stay, eat and enjoy the very […]