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  • 25 January

    by Mary Lussiana, The Telegraph, January 17, 2020 The concept of happiness was somewhat elusive as I sat in a crowded airport with three flights to catch to get home for Christmas while a storm wreaked havoc with my flight path. It was testament to my lesson with Giuseppe, the Master of Laughter, that I […]

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  • 24 January

    Nearly 20 years ago, Viceroy opened on Ocean Avenue in Santa Monica as the inaugural property for the brand. Since then, Viceroy Hotels and Resorts has expanded its portfolio to destinations across the Americas, with hotels in the pipeline in Portugal, Serbia, Panama and Colombia. And now— to celebrate its 20th birthday— the Victory Santa Monica […]

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  • 24 January

    Heritage Line’s Violet is sailing Halong Bay in Vietnam once more, after a three-month renovation that “completely overhauled” its suites and public areas. Heritage also announced a new itinerary, sailing the Mekong in Laos on board the new Anouvong. With eight staterooms and two suites in a French Colonial design, the ship will begin her […]

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  • 24 January

    It may not be a boozy time of year (hello, Dry January our old friend), but that doesn’t mean you can’t brush up on your knowledge of the price of beer* around the world in preparation for your next trip. Or as inspiration for your next trip! No judgement here.   We pride ourselves on how […]

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  • 24 January

    Brussels is one of the most underrated cities in Europe and we have already investigated the best luxury hotels in Brussels, but if you want to stay in the city center, where should you stay? We think you should stay a character-filled luxury boutique hotel where you can feel the Brussels “je ne sais quoi”. […]

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  • 23 January

    When L’Imperator reopened in Nîmes last year, newly named the Maison Albar Hotels L’Imperator, it was a reason for the southern French city to celebrate. And party they did— the reopening was timed for the famous Feria de Pentecôte, a week-long, music-filled extravaganza that’s one of the biggest festive events in France. This is the […]

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  • 23 January

    Posted: 1/23/2020 | January 23rd, 2020 If you’re like me, you know how hard New Year’s resolutions are to keep. “New year, new you” starts with the best intentions, but after a couple of months, it’s back to new year, old you. Old habits die hard, but they can be broken if they are replaced […]

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  • 23 January

    Four Seasons Los Cabos At Costa Palmas is one of the best luxury hotels in Los Cabos. A number of clients who book through our luxury travel concierge have asked me for reviews of Four Seasons Los Cabos, as the availability of lengthy reviews outlining this resort are sparse or non-existant online so far. So […]

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  • 23 January

    And then there were five. LVMH is growing its ultra-luxe Cheval Blanc portfolio and with the upcoming spring opening of Cheval Blanc Paris— following Courchevel, the Maldives, St Barth’s, and St. Tropez— there will be a quintet of these maisons d’exception. The arrival of Cheval Blanc Paris has been years in the making. The former […]

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  • 22 January

    Just in time for a sunny spring break on the Mediterranean, the Corinthia Palace will be showing off a swanky new spa. First opened in 1968, the Corinthia Palace is the flagship of Corinthia Hotels, the five-star hospitality group founded by the Pisani family of Malta. Located between Mdina and Valetta, the culture-rich capital that […]

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