Winter versus summer – Exploring two sides of a fabulously French Holiday

Seducing travelers from the world over to return time and time again seems to comes naturally to France. As one of the world’s top tourist destination, this relatively small country packs a lot of architectural masterpieces, noteworthy museums and striking landscapes that are as chic as…


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Luxury Yoga Retreat: Where to Go on a Yoga Escape for a Transformative Experience

This year is the year where you finally decide to treat yourself to that oh-so-desirable bucket list item – the luxury yoga retreat hosted in a dreamlike setting.  But where to go when you can easily find a yoga studio on every corner of every city of the world. Somewhere wild and beautiful of…


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Superyacht Charter - You May Want To consider These Six Things

With so many superyachts gleaming at the docks, it can be difficult to select a superyacht charter. Obviously, the luxury yacht needs to take you to dream destinations while providing all the comfort you desire, but there is more to picking a superyacht to charter than meets the eyes. It’s a fact;…


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Mexico's Colonial Cities Will Charm You In A Heartbeat

The idea of luxury holidays in Mexico conjures images of white sandy beaches, sparkling blue waters, and sweet margaritas, but Mexico offers much more to those who seek a cultural adventure. One way to experience an authentic side of Mexico is to leave the beach behind and head deep into its…


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How I retraced my roots at Villa Caemilla

Personal review from Vanessa Liwanag’s stay at Villa Caemilla Luxury Boutique Hotel in Boracay Island, Philippines. Feeling at Home - Villa Caemilla, Boracay Having lived in Europe for the longest time, tracing my roots coming back to Philippines had me yearning for a spot to call home. I grew up…


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Why You Should Sleep Under The Stars in Boracay

A personal review of Under The Stars in Boracay by Vanessa Liwanag.  The Story - Under The Stars, Boracay Part of our visit in the island of Boracay was a tour of the famed luxury property called Under The Stars, which is located on the calm beach of Tambisaan in Boracay, the Phillipines. Built by…


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Why heritage is all in the details at Hotel Felicidad

Personal review from Vanessa Liwanag’s stay at Hotel Felicidad in Vigan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. The Arrival - Hotel Felicidad in Vigan, Philippines The north of the Philippines is home to numerous historical destinations which includes the quaint and charming city of Vigan. Stepping on the…


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How to be Swept Away by the Crimson Resort and Spa

Personal review from Vanessa Liwanag’s stay at Crimson Resort and Spa in Mactan Island, Cebu, Philippines. The Unique Setting - Crimson Resort and Spa A visit to the Philippines requires any itinerary to pay homage to the Queen City of the South, Cebu. Home to great furniture designers, the best…


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A feeling of heaven in my heart at the Amanpulo

Personal review from Vanessa Liwanag’s stay at Amanpulo in Pamalican Island in the Philippines.  The welcoming arrival – Amanpulo, Pamalican Island, Philippines Tiny dots that appear to be little islands scatter the vast blue sea, as we look from our chartered Dornier 2283 aircraft that left a very…


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L'Albergo Della Regina Isabella - Ischia's Little Treasure

Personal review from Gabriela's stay at l'Albergo Della Regina Isabella in Ischia.  The arrival - L'Albergo Della Regina Isabella In the middle of the Tyrrhenian Sea, just one hour away from the port of Naples, where volcanoes chose to meet together thousands of years ago to redefine beauty, you…


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Dreaming of Sicily in Villa Ducale

Personal review from jodie Oake's stay at Villa Sucale in Sicily.  The arrival - Villa Ducale, Sicily I had long been dreaming of Sicily; the painted postcard of my mind blazed with visions of sun blasted Piazzas, pretty terraces splashed with wildflowers, hamlets sitting atop the hills, and long…


Boutique Hotel Ziggurat Guernsey

This is my personal review of Hotel Ziggurat in lovely Guernsey. I've travelled pretty extensively and feel I can truly say Guernsey is quite unique. With French street signs, English money and a strange French dialect all of their own that nobody seemed to speak, the identity of the place is…


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Top-notch Tocqueville - French Inspired Haute Cuisine

  The elegance and beauty of the French inspired Tocqueville NYC is a luxurious foodie journey set in silk and stone. Founder Marco Moreira began his own foodie journey in the sushi scene of New York City in 1982. Soon enough he became renowned in the field and launched Marco Polo Sushi…


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KOSAKA Modern Japanese Luxury in NYC

The Kosaka modern japanese experience born of Michelin star chef Yoshihiko Kousaka is a truly luxurious foodie experience.  With its lack of ostentatious signage it's easily missed on this unassuming Manhattan side street, but you'd be a fool to walk by. Step inside and the intimate experience…


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Planning a Fabulous Family Reunion on your Superyacht Charter

One of the major pleasures of a luxury yacht charter is the versatility they offer – they can be romantic floating wonderlands for two, serious party playgrounds for the young and restless, and fun fueled drifting villas for families who want to get together. Having a family reunion onboard a…


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Luxury Boutique Hotel Chatwal

Just a few steps away from the buzz of Times Square, the Hotel Chatwal is homed in an historic building that in 1905 became the home to the ‘Lambs Club’. For those who don’t know the Lambs Club is America’s oldest theatrical organisation, so as you can imagine this spot in the midst of the theatre…


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Brushstroke - A Stroke of Kaiseki Authenticity in NYC

Our meal at the wonderful Brushstroke was more an experience than a simple lunch. The enormous windows are half covered from the bottom up so that from outside you’ll have no idea of the sanctuary you’re about to step into. The traditional Japanese minimalism of beautiful wood panelling adorned…


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Pampano - Contemporary Mexican Flavours to Die For

This is one review I’ve so been looking forward to writing. This may not have been the most expensive place I ate on my trip, nor the most unusual, but it was certainly the most delicious. Another creation of Richard Sandoval, restauranteur master of fusion and contemporary cuisine, (you can read…


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Hotel Le Soleil - A New York City Home from Home

Executive Hotel Le Soleil, located in bustling midtown manhattan is the new sister to the well regarded all-suite luxury boutique of the same name in downtown Vancouver. From hotelier and developer Salim Sayani, the expanding collection aims to create a consistency throughout whilst giving each…


Finding my Happy Place in Nicaragua with ChicaBrava

ChicaBrava review: It’s five am and I’m shivering out behind the backline, watching the green waves peel into a thunder of white water. The sun is casting her first glance across the surface, there are five of us in the ocean, all girls, and not another soul in sight. Suddenly someone is yelling at…