Best Macarons in Paris at Pierre Hermé

Best Macarons in Paris: Pierre Hermé

Who knew such an innocent looking item could cause such a fuss? But this delicate, meringue-based confection has divided a city. Ask a group of Parisian where to find the best macarons in Paris and you may have a fight on your hands. Macarons are one of Paris’ top attractions; they’re a firm part…


Luxury in Amsterdam on a weekend escape

Luxury In Amsterdam: A Weekend Getaway

Get a taste of luxury in Amsterdam on a weekend escapade. As the capital of the Netherlands, Amsterdam is unsurprisingly the most populated city in the country, not to mention one of the most interesting places to go to. This beautiful city boasts incredible architecture, a colorful past, friendly…


Superyacht Wining and Dining Destinations

Superyacht Destinations for Wining and Dining

Mouthwatering, mesmerizing and abundant in the finest flavors – for the culinary connoisseur there can be no better way to explore the world of taste then on a superyacht charter. MY Starfire gives you the freedom to explore, to glide from port to port and to discover a plethora of world class…


Japanese Tea Ceremony in Kyoto

Take Part in a Japanese Tea Ceremony in Kyoto

Shanghai may have the lights and Tokyo may have the fast growing fever but you will be hard pressed to find something as reserved and pretty as Kyoto. Under the sweet breath of the cherry blossom this well preserved city has thrived, you can still glimpse echoes of the traditional way of life with…


Food Tour of Napoli

Take a Food Tour of Napoli

From the coliseum of Rome to the superyachts of Capri, Italy has long heightened the bar when it comes to pristine adventures in the European sun. The place of emperors, rare art work, fine food and tantalizing wines ensures that every stay is one laced in sheer indulgence and no less so when you…


Explore tea trails Sri Lanka

Pick Tea in Sri Lanka

Waking early in the velvet depths of Sri Lanka’s countryside you will see the first drizzle of morning soak the tea plantations in a flush of fertile green. Somewhere in the distance a lake shimmers and collects sunlight and the warm air loses the cool of night and starts to grow balmy. Sri Lanka,…


Top 7 Global Food Markets

Gourmet vacations are a rapidly growing travel and leisure trend and it’s not just top restaurants that holidaymakers are seeking out – food markets are increasingly popular places to go as foodies seek to satisfy their taste buds as well as their desire for travel. Here we look at 7 of the world’s…


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High Tea at the Mount Nelson, Cape Town

A very english tradition in very South African surroundings, the grand Mount Nelson Hotel in Cape Town offers one of the finest afternoon tea experiences around. A trip to Cape Town will no doubt conjure images of adventure travel, outdoor pursuits and wild water action but there are also a myriad…


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Crab Suppers and Scrumpy in Polperro, Cornwall

Lashings of clotted cream, azure waters and lonely fishing boats bobbing in the harbor, there is no doubt that Cornwall is often considered one of the loveliest spots in the whole of the UK. Hailed as the home of King Arthur and his round table, Cornwall seems to be cloaked in mythology and peering…


Angel Flight and Culinary Fancies at Castelmezzano Dolomites Italy Cover

Angel Flight and Culinary Fancies at Castelmezzano, Dolomites

Pressed against the jagged monolith mountains of the Dolomites, Castelmezzano encaptures the very vision of an Italian hilltop village. Steep stone steps wrap around the village, the light bounces of the wind carved limestone cliffs and the winding road leading to the farms below seem precariously…


Garzisi Saffron: Gourmet Spices at Home

As a writer for LuxeInACity I review a lot of outstanding restaurants. Weekends spent sampling award-winning menus or dining at the hottest new eatery has become the norm. While this is hardly an assignment to moan about, my only gripe would be that I can’t share the experience with family and…


Mexican Seaside Charm and a Luxury Escape in Zihuatanejo

From the second you feel the aircraft dropping down to land, the beauty of Zihuatanejo opens up before you like a dream luxury escape. Lush jungles spill down to meet the waters, brightly painted resorts hide tucked away in the trees and the Pacific Ocean rolls in. Once a quaint little fishing…


Copenhagen - The Quintessence Cooking Lesson

A foodie tour of Copenhagen - Part III No foodie’s holiday is complete without a crash course in the local cuisine at a cookery school. For an intimate foodie tour of Copenhagen that is bang on the New Nordic trend, book a session with Danish food consultant Mia Kristensen who runs her cookery…


Bordeaux - The Journey Continues

Lacy shares her experience of Bordeaux. Here's the second part of her travels. The next morning and post espresso, we set off less than an hour away for Arcachon Bay to experience a day of true maritime culture. The bay is fed by both fresh and saltwater, and the tides mingle amongst the channels…


Explore the Balkan Gem of Bucharest

Locked behind the iron curtain for many years, the secret of Bucharest is finally being leaked as one of the Balkans finest gems. Hailed as the Paris of the East, Bucharest blends simple pleasures with a hint of unrefined modern luxury. Classical art, astounding architecture and a chic edgy cafe…


Discover the Trend-Setting Shores of Vancouver

Where better to blend the finesse of the Canadian wilderness with boutique luxury than on the trend-setting shores of Vancouver. Snow-capped peaks provide the perfect frame for dense green forests rolling down to greet the azure waters offering a sublime kaleidoscope of colors ripe for adventure…


The Wellesley - High Tea and High Times

High tea in the beautiful British capital is an institution and when you choose London’s newest and most refined address at The Wellesley you can take luxury to a whole new level. Served in the lavish surroundings of the opulent Jazz Lounge with its soft slip of white linen, blushing rose hues and…


Webersburg Bistro - Lovely Indulgence in an Idyllic Locale

The Stellenbosch Winelands are foodie heaven. The restaurants serve gourmet cuisine, which is always best accompanied by the region’s world-famous fine wines. Add to this the scenic landscape of mountains and vineyards and you have a winning combination for a holiday that is both indulgent and…


Lyon - A Curation of What to Do

Combining culture, architecture, cuisine and fabulous shopping, Lyon certainly earns its place as one of France’s leading cities and most popular vacation spots. This fabulous urban sprawl tempts many luxury travelers to explore its offerings, so here we look at a few of the very best sights that…


Top 5 Must Visit Bright and Bursting Markets Around the World

It’s time to throw away the guidebook and dive deep into local life by exploring the bright and bustling markets across the far flung globe. Soaking up traditional customs and local energy has never felt so real than when you are rubbing shoulders, hustling and bustling with the early morning…