Boutique

By Michelle Johnson | 11 Mar 2019

As Colombia becomes the must-visit destination of 2019, boutique hotel CannĂșa shares why sustainability is key

For 50 years, Colombia has been largely off limits thanks to a civil war that only officially ended in 2016. But now the country – including the once-infamous capital Bogóta – is be... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 11 Mar 2019

Great Hotels of the World shares why these independent destinations are mixing big business with luxury leisure

Trends in luxury travel often focus on the destinations or activities that are growing more popular, but experts have also seen changing trends in the people enjoying these choices. Great Hotels of th... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 21 Feb 2019

Back in vogue: this year's most surprising luxury travel destinations

When it comes to this year’s top luxury travel destinations, don’t expect to see the usual suspects on any expert’s list. While exclusivity has been the most steadfast trend of recen... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 07 Feb 2019

These three luxury hotels are helping film fans keep Oscar season all year round

When it comes to Oscar-worthy hotels, the bright lights and high glamour of Los Angeles is the natural choice – but it's not just an influx of celebrity guests and Golden Age-style bars... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 31 Jan 2019

The five essential private jet adventures that will take your holiday to new heights

Round-the-world trips were once the remit of gap-year backpackers, but as the trend of private jet tours continues to rise, the concept is enjoying a much-needed face-lift, with bespoke private jet ho... Read More

By Scott Manson | 30 Jan 2019

Discover the style staples no gentleman's wardrobe is complete without

When it comes to kitting out the male wardrobe, it can be tempting to fill your space with oodles of colours and shapes, but all you really need is a minimalistic set of staples fr... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 14 Jan 2019

Explore breathtaking culture and community with Ulagalla by Uga Escapes

In recent years Sri Lanka has become the destination du jour for trendy travellers thanks to its miles of sandy beaches, dramatic surf and scenic train routes but, high in the central hills, the ancie... Read More

By Ross Forbes | 23 Oct 2018

Go through the looking glass with a stay at "chic and quirky" hotel Oddfellows Chester

When we think of luxury city breaks, the status quo is to take a trip to cities like Rome, Barcelona or Paris. But instead of joining the tourist hoards on these typical trips, there are true gems to ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 23 Oct 2018

What makes the best hotels in the world stand out? We ask the experts

10 years ago, brothers Ivan and Rouslan Lartisien decided to bring their favourite luxury hotels to a digital-savvy clientele by launching the Grand Luxury Group. But their carefully curated hote... Read More

By Rose Adams | 27 Sep 2018

The queen of green: How Artist Jeweller Ute Decker is spearheading the fight for sustainable jewellery

Chopard and Fabergé may have pledged their commitment to sustainable jewellery earlier this year with the world’s first laser-inscribed emerald with traceability information including Gem... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 06 Sep 2018

Find peace in this adults-only escape in Barbados

Picture the scene. The sun is shining, you’re relaxing on the beach, cocktail in hand. There’s silence except for the occasional chirp of a tree frog or a wave lapping on the sandy shore a... Read More

By Rose Adams | 04 Sep 2018

These 12 super stylish hotels will get you Fashion Week ready

It’s almost time to don our most stylish attire and join the FROW as London Fashion Week makes its triumphant return. From 14 –18 September, the fashion set will flock to the UK ... Read More

By Rose Adams | 29 Aug 2018

Dior to unveil new pieces in exclusive Harrods boutique

French fashion house Dior has announced it is to open a permanent new watch and jewellery boutique in London department store Harrods next month. The boutique will showcase fine accessory designs... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 28 Aug 2018

How South African Stellenrust Estate is innovating red wine with Sabi Sabi's unique 'Bush Maturation' process

When Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve opened its doors to tourists seeking sustainable, luxury safari 39 years ago, it knew that any luxury offering would need a wine selection as remarkable as its... Read More

By Rose Adams | 24 Aug 2018

The weekend: your ultimate guide to the summer bank holiday weekend

In honour of the summer bank holiday, we've collated a bumper selection of London's best food, drink and arts events guaranteed to delight. For gastronomes in pursuit of culinary exc... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 24 Aug 2018

Heaven on earth: how to find the ultimate private paradise in Mauritius

Mark Twain famously wrote that “Mauritius was made first and then heaven; and heaven was copied after Mauritius”, and it’s pretty hard to disagree. If we made a checklist for paradis... Read More

By Rose Adams | 23 Aug 2018

The newest luxury hotel group you should have on your radar

Meet Bless Collection Hotels, a new and exciting addition to the world of luxury hotel brands. A new subsidiary of Spanish chain Palladium Hotel Group – which already has a range of lu... Read More

By Rose Adams | 20 Aug 2018

An entrepreneurial "concierge for fragrance" says bespoke beauty is the future

As the demand for bespoke beauty grows, it’s clear that personalisation is the future. No surprise then, that emerging brands are taking note. One scent-sational example is Sniph, a fragrance di... Read More

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