Renaissance Kiev Hotel - Marriott's Finest

Renaissance Kiev Hotel - Marriott's Finest

Luxury hotel chain Marriott International has recently announced the mid-2013 opening of its first luxury hotel in Ukraine. As the 35th hotel in Europe, the 173-room Renaissance Kiev Hotel will embody the essence and signature lifestyle commonly associated with the Marriott brand. "We are thrilled…


Ritz-Carlton Vienna Classic Austrian Luxury

Ritz-Carlton, Vienna - Classic Austrian Luxury

The Ritz-Carlton has made Vienna, Austria its newest luxury hotel destination. The new Ritz-Carlton, Vienna offers guests 202 stylishly decorated rooms and suites, a classic Austrian restaurant, a lobby lounge, a hotel bar and a rooftop terrace. "We are delighted to open our 80th hotel in this key…


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500,000 Miles Around-the-World Trip - Two Germans, One Car

Living life to its fullest, Gunther Holtorf and his wife Christine have spent the last 23 years travelling on an around the world trip. Covering an approximate 500,000 miles (800,000 km), the German couple has driven the equivalent of 20 times around the world. “The more you have traveled, the more…


The Hotel Monteverdi 7 Bedroom Retreat in Tuscany

The Hotel Monteverdi - 7-Bedroom Retreat in Tuscany

A new boutique hotel will open in the revitalized Castiglioncello del Trinoro village of the Val d’Orcia region in Tuscany. A collection of 7-bedrooms, the Hotel Monteverdi has been in the works since 2004 when American lawyer Michael Cioffi started on the project. The hotel is situated amongst…


Big Rooftop Tea And Golf Party at Selfridges London

Big Rooftop Tea And Golf Party at Selfridges London

Selfridges London, which was recently awarded the World'sBest Department Store Award, has reopened its legendary rooftop by launching The Big Rooftop Tea & Golf Party, a celebration of all things British honoring the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and the 2012 London Olympics. Running until the…


Hilton London Wembley Prime Landmark Hotel

Hilton London Wembley - Prime Landmark Hotel

Situated directly opposite Wembley Stadium, the opening of the new Hilton London Wembley is another milestone in transforming Wembley City into a sporting, entertainment and architectural mega center. "Hilton London Wembley is a landmark hotel at the heart of the revitalisation of Wembley which…


Lagerfeld to Redesign Hotel Metropole

Lagerfeld to Redesign Hotel Metropole

The luxurious Hotel Métropole in Monte-Carlo has commissioned fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld to redesign its exterior premises including the pool, terrace, gardens and new restaurant by Joel Robuchon.In hopes of capturing our attention until the official unveiling of the project, Lagerfeld has created…


Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv Trendsetting Luxury

Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv - Trendsetting Luxury

Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv, the brand’s first luxury hotel in Eastern Europe, promises to be a top spot for dining and nightlife by drawing the city’s trendsetters to its Grand Cru Champagne Bar and its Vintage Cocktail Bar. Located in the heart of Kiev's historic Podil district, the Fairmont Grand…


W Paris Opera Trendsetting French Style

W Paris Opera - Trendsetting French Style

The all-new W Paris - Opéra hotel is officially opened. Located inside a historic 1870 Haussman-era heritage building in Paris, the W Paris Opéra is situated near Opéra Garnier, Galeries Lafayette and Place Vendome. The new luxury hotel features 91 stylishly appointed guest rooms, including 20…


WhitePods Unique Concept Hotel in the Swiss Alps

WhitePods - Unique Concept Hotel in the Swiss Alps

Nestled in the Swiss Alps in the delightful village of Les Cerniers, Whitepod is a unique concept hotel offering an intimate and secluded escape for nature lovers, adventure seekers and the romantic at heart. The hotel complex features 15 geodesic-dome pods surrounding a central chalet called the…


Hilton Opens Two New Hotels at Frankfurt Airport

Hilton Opens Two New Hotels at Frankfurt Airport

Hilton recently opened two new hotels under the same roof at the iconic, futuristic THE SQUAIRE complex in Frankfurt. The new Hilton Frankfurt Airport and Hilton Garden Inn Frankfurt take up about a quarter of THE SQUAIRE, which features an ultra-modern business and conference centre with multiple…


Kaviari Brings Caviar On The Go

Maison Kaviari, a specialist in luxury gastronomy, recently launched En-K de caviar, a slick tiny tin containing 15 grams of high-quality Osetra caviar.     The Maison Kaviari is a well-renowned caviar house from Paris that has supplied famed Michelin starred chefs such as Alain…


Berlin's 2011 Festival Of Light

Berlin's 2011 Festival Of Light

The Berlin Festival of Lights is an acclaimed festival where Berlin's famous buildings, monuments and landmarks are illuminated with spectacular lights. The festival is one of the largest illumination festivals in the world and is a must-see for art and architecture lovers. A selection of renowned…


15 Efficient UK Business Hotels

15 Efficient UK Business Hotels

Choosing a luxury hotel when travelling to the UK for business is easier said than done as there are hundreds of options, especially when travelling to London, the main UK business destination. Some prefer to mix business with pleasure while other prefers to choose a hotel based on its conference…


Santorini Travel - Pure White and Blue

Santorini Travel - Pure White and Blue

Santorini is a dramatic seaside village world-famous for its white and blue architecture and its amazing sunsets. The village is built in a theatrical setting as every luxury boutique hotel, fine dining restaurants and specialty boutiques are nestled together on the side of a 300 meters cliff…


Bar Cocoa - Chocolate Love at the Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte

The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte will open its new Bar Cocoa, a sophisticated all-chocolate and cocoa experience, on Friday, September 30. Chocolate and desserts aficionados will be able to indulge delectable chocolate confections created by renowned chocolatier Norman Love, who was honored as one of…


Zmianatematu cafe

Zmianatematu café, located in Łódź one of the biggest cities in Poland, is a new artistic and cultural venue for the youth of the city. The owners of the restaurant created an originally designed space and are hoping to attract culture parties, art-exhibitions and other art-inspired venues. The…


The Langham - Afternoon Tea Delight in London

The Langham - Afternoon Tea Delight in London

A Bijoux Afternoon at The Langham, a luxury hotel in London, can be a celebrated affair. Stephen Webster, renowned British jewelry designer, collaborated with Cherish Finden, Executive Pastry Chef of The Langham to create the Stephen Webster Bijoux Afternoon Tea. Afternoon tea aficionados are…


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…


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.…