The 5 Best Hotels Boston

Best Hotels Boston: Luxurious Stays

The city of Boston is a landmark city in terms of US history. With the Boston Tea Party and the Boston Massacre, this city was instrumental in the US gaining independence from Britain. There is no better place to experience the historic charm of America than in the city of Boston. Choose from the…


Best Hotel in Lisbon Memmo Alfama Luxury Stay

Best Hotel in Lisbon: Memmo Alfama

Memmo Alfama is a breath of fresh air, pure and simple,  filled with the joy of life. Our first day in Lisbon and a night of Fado and fun in the Bairro Alto led us across town and into the old district of Alfama. Beneath billowing washing lines and closed shutters, yellow line trams packed with…


Hotels Warsaw The Bristol

Hotels Warsaw: The Luxurious Bristol

When traveling in Poland looking for hotels Warsaw will be one of the cities you might find yourself in and the Bristol commands an enviable position. Not only does this grand hotel stand at a prestigious location next to the Presidential Palace but, with over 100 years of history, the luxurious…


Wellness hotels Westin Melbourne Experience

Wellness Hotels Westin: Melbourne

Health is all the rage right now. The year 2014 was the year of hardcore workouts, everything from CrossFit to Insanity; of a new surge in supermarket products aimed at reducing your waistline; of chia seeds, flax seed, hemp seed and other protein-packed food that look a little like bird food. Our…


Farol Hotel in Cascais

Farol Hotel: Design and Style in Cascais

Being an ocean girl I was forever drawn to the folklore of Cascais, a place only a short ride away from Lisbon where surfers danced on the chilled blue swells, where foam cascaded over rock and where the arc of the horizon shimmered in the morning light to make way for the rising sun. Dragging my…


Palacete Chafariz D’El Rei Lisbon

Palacete Chafariz D’El Rei in Lisbon

We had been wandering aimlessly through the pastel painted streets of Lisbon for days, hands skimming cool cut tiles, cramming delicate pasteis de nata’s in our mouths every moment we got, and climbing the steep hills past the trundling trams in the ancient Alfama neighborhood. Stumbling upon the…


Hilton Sofia Luxury Hotel Bulgaria

Hilton Sofia: Shelter from the Storm

On a rainy eve in Sofia when the sheets slice through the streets and Mount Vitosha rises out of the mist you can click your heels three times, declare there is no place like home and find yourself in the cloud like comfort of the Hilton Sofia luxury hotel. From the outside the monolith building…


Ski Resorts Japan Top 3

Ski Resorts Japan: Top 3 Luxury Spots

For those living just west of the International Date Line, you already know. Japan is one of the hottest ski destinations around. Though its mountains may not receive as much widespread acclaim as their European and American counterparts, that in many ways works to their advantage. This island…


Hotel Barcelona Catedral Spain

Hotel Barcelona Catedral: Modern Luxury

Hotel Barcelona Catedral is situated right in the heart of the Gothic Quarter, a stone’s throw away from Plaza Catalunya and Ramblas. Befitting its quirky surroundings, it offers modern luxury with a twist. A rooftop swimming pool, parking, well-equipped gym, free Wi-Fi and outdoor terrace are just…


Mendeli Street Hotel Tel Aviv Brunch

Mendeli Street Hotel: Enjoying Brunch

Ever since arriving in the jasmine and sun lotion scented streets of Tel Aviv I had done nothing but eat, drink and walk. Whether it was hummus and bread in some back street store, handfuls of black cherry tomatoes at market, thick yoghurt and fruit at breakfast or eggplant drizzled with tahini, I…


Top Hotels in Istanbul Sultanahmet

Top Hotels in Istanbul: Luxury Retreats

Istanbul, a tale of two star-crossed lovers, where the marriage of west and the east are held apart by the ebb and flow of the Bosporus. Yet the city remains an enigmatic mystery, a world of bright spice, crushing markets, melodious bells announcing the call to prayer and an eclectic vibrancy that…


Isle of Mull Tobermory Watching Whales in Scenic Scotland

Isle of Mull, Tobermory: Whales in Scotland

Mountains meet the sea on the Isle of Mull where the small fishing village of Tobermory has been standing proud since the 18th century. The line of brightly painted houses curving around the bay, the fishing boats chugging across the harbor and the sight of dolphins passing through only a stone’s…


Singer Island Hotels Palm Beach Marriott Resort and Spa

Singer Island Hotels: Palm Beach Marriott

The waves gently lapped the shoreline. A swimmer drifted slowly by, fins flapping, snorkel poking out from the water. The morning sun bathed the scene in a soft light as life began to stir along the coast. I sat sipping my coffee, gazing out the window, absorbing the moment. “Why would you want to…


Taiwan's Nature East Coast

Taiwan's Nature: The Untouched East Coast

There is no denying that when travelers head to Taiwan for long weekend getaways, they are easily seduced by the bright lights and vibrant atmosphere that the capital city of Taipei has to offer. With its modern skyscrapers, leading hotels of the world, palatial malls, cultural night markets and…


No 5 Boutique Art Hotel in Port Elizabeth

No 5 Boutique Art Hotel Port Elizabeth

The No 5 Boutique Art Hotel Port Elizabeth is a luxury five-star establishment just right for the discerning traveller. Port Elizabeth is traditionally regarded as the end of South Africa’s Garden Route. And so it was here that I ended my luxury travels through this magical region. Although Port…


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…


Stunning Luxury Beach Resorts in Oman

Where the desert meets the sea, Oman is a blissful retreat of glowing gold dunes, secluded slips of sand and the azure waters that melt into the clear blue sky. Unlike its gaudy neighbor of Dubai, Oman enjoys a softer side of living, one with flickering lanterns on the beach at dusk, the soundtrack…


Top 3 Luxury Hotels in Tokyo

Luxury Hotels In Tokyo: 3 Great Options

When I touched down at Narita International Airport, I was anxious to experience some of the best Luxury Hotels in Tokyo. I was pretty much the first one to reach the baggage carousel. Hours spent on the plane psyching myself out for my adventure travel had me watching too many bad movies and…


London Hideaway at the Crowne Plaza – The City

At the weekend, the Crowne Plaza – The City could be London’s best-kept secret. Predominately a business hotel, this luxury accommodation enjoys a bustling atmosphere on weekdays as suits hold causal meetings in the hotel’s popular champagne and cigar bar. On Saturdays however, with many of the…


Film & Fizz at One Aldwych, London

Located right in the heart of Covent Garden, One Aldwych is more than a pretty face. Design and comfort play the starring role here, which is clear from the moment you step into the spacious lobby decorated with fresh orchids. But the 5-star hotel is a contemporary player with offers to suit the…