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2020/21 luxury yacht charters in the Caribbean

2020/21 luxury yacht charters in the Caribbean

The end of 2020 is on the horizon but there’s time to celebrate the end of a truly unusual year with plenty of pampering with family and friends this winter on a luxury yacht charter in the Caribbean. Celebrate Thanksgiving on a pink sand beach in...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-25 21:40:13
6 reasons to enjoy Italy in the Autumn

6 reasons to enjoy Italy in the Autumn

Italy hosts millions of tourists every year. This country has everything to offer from delicious food, spectacular landscapes and an abundance of world history. Most visitors come visit Italy in the Spring and Summer months to sunbathe and swim when...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-24 21:38:48
Recipe of the week: Linguine and clams

Recipe of the week: Linguine and clams

A classic Italian American staple, linguine and clams is always a crowd pleaser, offering a lighter take on the traditionally heavier Italian meals. Satisfying cravings without sacrificing flavor with a delectable white sauce that perfectly...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-23 21:38:57


Top 5 stand-alone Alpine chalets in COVID times

Top 5 stand-alone Alpine chalets in COVID times

Well, here we are, nine months have gone by and still no end in sight to travel restrictions and social distancing. It?s understandable that some people are starting to get a little cheesed off. They are the lucky ones. There is hope though for...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-21 21:41:21
23 things to do in Delhi

23 things to do in Delhi

With a population of over 20 million, Delhi is the second most populated city in India. Historic, vibrant, majestic and intense, a visit to India?s capital is a heady experience. It is an incredibly dynamic city jam-packed with historical sites,...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-21 21:41:21
Sounds of the world

Sounds of the world

We rarely talk about the sounds that we encounter when traveling and how they may differ by or even define a destination. We highlight the other senses?views from an overlook, the tastes of cuisine, the feeling of sand in our toes, and the scent of...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-21 21:41:21
Photograph of the week: Driftwood Beach, Jekyll Island, Georgia, USA

Photograph of the week: Driftwood Beach, Jekyll Island, Georgia, USA

Silhouettes of sloping branches decorate the shore as the night sky transforms into a beautiful palette of pinks, blues, and oranges. Overhead, birds dance around each other in unison with the lull of crashing waves, floating effortlessly against...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-21 21:41:21
Enjoy exclusive use of a luxury Maldives resort for a cool $1 million

Enjoy exclusive use of a luxury Maldives resort for a cool $1 million

As the world slowly emerges from lockdown, there seems to be an increasing demand for exclusive, private getaways that guests can safely enjoy with their friends and family. Raffles Maldives Meradhoo, located at the southern end of the Maldives...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-21 21:41:21


Suite of the week: Ambassador Suite Swim Up, TRS Coral Hotel, Costa Mujeres, Mexico

Suite of the week: Ambassador Suite Swim Up, TRS Coral Hotel, Costa Mujeres, Mexico

Suite name: Ambassador Suite Swim Up Location: TRS Coral Hotel, Costa Mujeres, Mexico Size of accommodation: 130 sq m Cost per night: $1,263.70 Who’s stayed there" Rafa Nadal What makes it special: This luxury suite has direct access to the Swim...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-19 21:46:40
The best tasting menus in Barcelona

The best tasting menus in Barcelona

Barcelona is home to some of the most excellent restaurants that this world has to offer, and thanks to its metropolitan community there is an ample range of cuisines and styles to suit every person?s needs. For those that appreciate the fine dining...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-19 21:46:40
Top 7 honeymoon destinations of India

Top 7 honeymoon destinations of India

Your honeymoon is such a special time. It is when you get the opportunity to truly connect with your spouse. Experiencing this special time in a land that celebrates love and marital bond can be quite emotionally rewarding. There?s no place in the...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-19 21:46:40
5 classic two-centre African adventures

5 classic two-centre African adventures

Sometimes we just don?t have a lot of time, but we still want all the excitement that only Africa can give. Never fear, there are some absolute classic two centre adventures across the continent that will satisfy your adventurous urges but that you...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-18 21:47:52
The top 5 places to visit in Provence

The top 5 places to visit in Provence

Go to Provence, they said. You will love all that you see. And they were right. But Provence-Alpes-Cote d-Azur is a region over 31,000 km2 in area and with over 5 million residents. It is close to the Italian Cinque Terre; it borders other beautiful...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-17 21:49:51


12 terrific truths about The Great Wildebeest Migration

12 terrific truths about The Great Wildebeest Migration

Set apart as one of the most spectacular wonders of the natural world, The Great Migration is the annual journey taken by millions of wildebeest, zebras and other plains game animals migrating clockwise through the Serengeti in Tanzania and Kenya?s...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-16 21:43:00
6 top tips for staying safe on a ski holiday during COVID-19

6 top tips for staying safe on a ski holiday during COVID-19

As we adjust to what the new normal looks like for day to day life, it may be time to consider how a ski holiday could look this winter, and the things that we can do to stay safe on it. With safety and comfort being our top priorities, here are our...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-16 21:43:00
Recipe of the week: Squid with Champagne sauce and caviar

Recipe of the week: Squid with Champagne sauce and caviar

A fresh combination of Nordic ingredients and classical French technique, this squid with Champagne sauce and caviar is comprised of thin ribbons of barely cooked squid and fresh daikon, swimming in a traditional Champagne butter sauce, and topped...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-16 21:43:00
5 adventures awaiting you as the Ecuadorian mainland re-opens

5 adventures awaiting you as the Ecuadorian mainland re-opens

Ecuador and its legendary Galapagos Islands have been gradually ? yet carefully ? opening their doors to international travelers since this summer, when the first international flights began arriving in the country with passengers. Prudently applied...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-16 21:43:00
Winter is coming for Iceland

Winter is coming for Iceland

Winter is coming! A phrase adopted by Game of Thrones many years ago, but also something often muttered by the locals when the first snow falls in the autumn months. For the locals, it spells the end of harvest season and the start of a difficult...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-15 21:43:39
5 of our favourite villas within luxury hotels in Mallorca

5 of our favourite villas within luxury hotels in Mallorca

Looking to be independent, but also have the benefits of a wealth of facilities close to hand" Perhaps villa accommodation within a luxury hotel might be an option for you to consider.  Retain your privacy with the benefit of your own private pool....
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-15 21:43:39
Photograph of the week: Social distancing in the giraffe world

Photograph of the week: Social distancing in the giraffe world

During a safari in Northern Tanzania this group of giraffes (called “a tower”) was observed strolling through the Ndutu Plains. The Ndutu Region forms part of the northern section of Ngorongoro Conservation Area and stretches to the unfenced...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-15 21:43:39
Short stay: The Cavendish London, Mayfair, London, UK

Short stay: The Cavendish London, Mayfair, London, UK

In the true spirit of The Cavendish London you could order The Duchess from The Petrichor Bar: a cocktail of Galliano, Cointreau, orange juice and double cream. Then toast Rosa Lewis, known as the Duchess of Jermyn Street, who worked her way up from...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-13 21:43:16
Top 5 luxury wineries in the Beamsville Bench area in Niagara Wine Country

Top 5 luxury wineries in the Beamsville Bench area in Niagara Wine Country

Do you love wine and wineries"  You will want to check this out if you are planning an escape to Niagara Wine Country! You may or may not be aware that Niagara has 2 distinct winery regions located approximately 30 minutes apart.  In a previous...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-13 21:43:16
The re-opening of Uganda’s borders – here’s what you need to know

The re-opening of Uganda’s borders – here’s what you need to know

As of 1st October 2020, Uganda’s borders have reopened, and Entebbe International Airport (EBB) has resumed operations for international airlines following a 6-month closure during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic. All of Uganda’s national...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-13 21:43:16
9 attractions not to miss in Alexandria

9 attractions not to miss in Alexandria

Alexandria is the second largest city in Egypt and is considered a major economic center. With the lighthouse which is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World and the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, it’s one of the most history-filled cities, also...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-11 21:41:00
5 must-visit permanent lodges in The Serengeti

5 must-visit permanent lodges in The Serengeti

The north of Tanzania is home to some of the best wildlife viewing places in the world. From the famous Ngorongoro Crater to the elephant paradise of Tarangire, the possibilities are endless. There is however one National Park that rightly steals...
Luxury Travel - 2020-10-11 21:41:00
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