Santorini - Best Sunsets in the World

Santorini is a cluster of islands located about 120 miles southeast from the mainland of Greece. It is the remains of a volcanic explosion. Despite its violent origins, Santorini is a place of exquisite beauty, traditional architecture, dramatic views and breathtaking sunsets. In fact, some say…


20 Years of Gracious Hospitality celebrated at the Peninsula Beverly Hills

20 Years of Gracious Hospitality celebrated at the Peninsula Beverly Hills

The Peninsula Beverly Hills a luxury boutique hotel that has garnered an impressive array of international awards and accolades, recently commemorated its 20th anniversary with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Honored guests present at the ceremony included former Mayor of Beverly Hills Vicki Reynolds…


Fairmont Peace Hotel - Elegant Setting in Shanghai

Fairmont Peace Hotel - Elegant Setting in Shanghai

The Fairmont Peace Hotel has finally re-opened its luxurious suites after an extensive restoration. The hotel’s Nine Nation Shanghai Suites as well as the prestigious Presidential Suite features a separate living room and dining room, accommodating up to 8 guests, a luxurious marble bathroom with a…


Top 10 Cool Pools for a Hot Summer Day

Swimming, that is all we can think of on this hot Montreal summer day, so we decided to round up our list of Top 10 Cool Pools for a Hot Summer Day. For those who are dying of heat and simply can't take off on holiday, sit back and imagine yourself drinking a sangria on a lounge chair next to one…


Dorado Beach Estate - Legendary Luxury in Porto Rico

Dorado Beach Estate - Legendary Luxury in Porto Rico

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company has just announced that it will launch the first Reserve property in the Americas, the Dorado Beach Resort in Puerto Rico in December 2012. This new Ritz-Carlton Reserve will feature 100 oceanfront hotel guestrooms and 14 one-bedroom suites, all directly on the beach…


Grand-Hotel du Cap-Ferrat - French Riviera Luxury

Grand-Hotel du Cap-Ferrat - French Riviera Luxury

Located between Nice and Monaco, at the tip of the Cap-Ferrat peninsula, the Grand-Hotel du Cap-Ferrat is a destination on its own. The hotel and its three Michelin-starred restaurants, including Le Cap, is a must for the affluent of this world as it represents privacy, elegance and excellence.…


Jiva Grande Spa - Rejuvenation Indian Style

Jiva Grande Spa - Rejuvenation Indian Style

The Maldives are synonymous with calm crystal blue waters, luxurious villas and peace of mind. After spending only a day on one of the atolls of the Maldives, one easily forgets their troubles and worries. The Jiva Grande Spa can further assist by leaving you nourished, restored and rejuvenated.…


Open Style Luxury Yacht Concept DO by CRN

CRN unveils a new Open Style Luxury Yacht Concept - DO

A new open style luxury yacht concept was unveiled by the Italian superyacht builder CRN. The concept yacht named DislOpen or simply DO was designed by Studio Zuccon International Project and is said to embody the sense of an open-style sports boats while offering the same volume as conventional…


Michelin Star Rating System - What Does it Mean?

Michelin Star Rating System - What Does it Mean?

Ever wondered how a restaurant gets the infamous Michelin star rating? Here’s the lowdown: At the beginning of the 20th century, Michelin created the Michelin Guide, a travel publication, with the hope of encouraging people to travel by automobile. Ever since, the company has created hundreds of…


Eastern & Oriental Express Luxurious Train Experience

Eastern & Oriental Express -Luxurious Train Experience

Offering gourmet cuisine, an array of personal services and lodging for 132 privileged guests, the Eastern & Oriental Express offers its visitors a lavish & upscale journey across South-East Asia. Sip a glass of Shiraz, follow the paddy fields roll by and admire the dedication of its…


Private yachts offer luxury

Private yachts offer luxury

Many people dream of retiring with enough money to buy a sail boat or a yacht and spend their days sailing around the world. For such a posh getaway, it’s ironic that the word ‘Yacht’ was originally used by the Dutch navy to pursue pirates and those who transgressed into the shallow waters of the…


Vacation Spots for Summer Travel

Summer Travel - Best Vacation Spots

Be it the sun-kissed shores of Sri Lanka or the historic splendor of Florence, the burst of colors in Marrakech or the sweet serenity of the Greek Islands, summer is an ideal time to enjoy the outdoors. Wish to laze away on a lonely beach? Or, to experience the thrill of underwater adventures? Or,…


The Maldives Romantic Island Jewels

The Maldives - Romantic Island Jewels

The Maldives should be on everyone couple's bucketlist. Adorned with small luxury hotels with perfect vistas, the Maldives are also a diver's and sailor's paradise.Officially the Republic of Maldives is a double chain of 26 atolls that stretch out over 90,000 kilometers in the Indian Ocean. There…


Sailing off Mauritius

Sailing off Mauritius

One cannot think of Mauritius without evoking images of a tropical island paradise with white beaches, palm trees, exquisite sunsets and clean clear waters lining its shores. These images would not be far from the truth and it is certainly some of the sights you can expect to see sailing along this…