Travel

By Tempus | 22 Jan 2021

Salzburg commemorates Mozart's 265th birthday with virtual concert

On 27 January, the city of Salzburg in northern Austria will, for the 65th year in a row, hold a special event to commemorate the birthday of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, legendary composer and ... Read More

By Tempus | 22 Jan 2021

AlUla: Saudi Arabia's travel pitch to a post-pandemic world

If most discering travellers were to reel off their bucket list of travel destinations, the inclusion of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia would perhaps be something of a eyebrow-raiser. Thou... Read More

By Tempus | 21 Jan 2021

Safari in the South: Habitas launches spectacular new Namibia hotel

What is considered a typical safari experience? When one thinks of safari, Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa and Botswana often spring to mind; populous nations dotted with national parks and re... Read More

By Tempus | 20 Jan 2021

Female leadership: four women tell us about taking their seat at the top table

On 20 January 2021, Kamala Harris will make American history. As Joe Biden in inaugurated as the United States’ 46th president, it is his vice president Harris who will represent the first of th... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 20 Jan 2021

The best new hotel spas

Be it the culmination of a lengthy refurbishment or a new addition to spice things up, the opening of a new hotel spa is sure-fire way to prompt pangs of intense wanderlust in the hearts of ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 19 Jan 2021

Northacre CEO Niccolò Barattieri says lockdown has served as “time to reflect” on our values

2020 has been a year of new challenges but the future is bright for lovers of luxury. In our first ever British Luxury Review, Tempus asks experts from 12 of the UK’s most prestigious brand... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 18 Jan 2021

The ESSENCE of luxury living: Lucas Bitencourt tells us about his service model for ultra-high net worth clients

Lucas Bitencourt has the world at his fingertips. In his line of work it's a necessity – he is the managing partner of ESSENCE, which caters to the personal and business affairs of 40 b... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 18 Jan 2021

Princess Yachts’ Kiran Jay Haslam on how “the world is reorienting itself around environmental impact”

2020 has been a year of new challenges but the future is bright for lovers of luxury. In our first ever British Luxury Review, Tempus asks experts from 12 of the UK’s most prestigious brand... Read More

By Tempus | 15 Jan 2021

Cheval Collection announces London expansion

Cheval Collection, the luxury hospitality company currently with serviced apartments across London and Edinburgh has announced expansion in London as part of a long-term strategic vision for growth. F... Read More

By Tempus | 15 Jan 2021

London's 108 Brasserie offers a spectacular Burns Supper to enjoy at home

Barring an unprecedented miracle, it seems likely that Burns Night 2021 will be the first in decades in which we cannot meet old friends over a dram of whisky at the pub or sing Auld La... Read More

By Peter Malmstrom | 11 Jan 2021

The Machine in the Ghost: taking a first look at the brand-new Rolls-Royce Ghost

My reintroduction to the modern Rolls-Royce began with expeditions in the masterful Cullinan SUV and beautiful Dawn convertible grand tourer. Through driving these cars, with their distinct personalit... Read More

08 Jan 2021

Chic in Chicago: the best places to shop in the Windy City

Chicago is famous for its Chicago-style hot dogs, Chicago-style deep-dish pizza, jazz music, and 1920s gangsters. There’s also plenty to do, like visiting Millennium Park and the Willis Tower (c... Read More

By Tempus | 08 Jan 2021

Nine post-lockdown learning holidays around the world which offer enriching escapism and community immersion

The UK entered its third national lockdown this week, but with vaccines being rolled out across the country and around the world, there is a great deal of hope and a clear demand for enriching, i... Read More

By Tempus | 07 Jan 2021

Heartfelt minimalism: Tempus takes an exclusive look inside Amman Villa

For Staffan Tollgård, former filmmaker turned designer, "heartfelt minimalism" became the tagline for Amman Villa, the home recently completed in collaboration with award-winning Leban... Read More

By Tempus | 04 Jan 2021

7 iconic novels set in must-visit destinations around the world

If not one, but two lockdowns have had a silver lining, it’s that people across the UK are rediscovering the pleasure of reading. According to publishing house Bloomsbury, both print book and co... Read More

By Sam Bradley | 03 Jan 2021

Cruising through Darwin’s laboratory: a trip to the wonder of the Galapagos Islands

"Stay at least two metres away from the wildlife," we're told. Following this general rule is much easier said than done in the Galapagos Islands. Iguanas lazing in the sun are at consta... Read More

By Tempus | 01 Jan 2021

This Provence sommelier shares her essential tips to curating your personal wine cellar at home

Aurélie Deharbe is Chef Sommelier at five-star hotel Terre Blanche Hôtel Spa Golf Resort, Provence.  The first thing to do before creating your own wine cellar at home, is ... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 30 Dec 2020

Year of the Dragon: why Wales is the go-to for luxury staycations in 2021

To those who love to globetrot, the word “staycation” often leaves our lips with a bitter zing, usually couched in a blinkered fear that the UK, with its rainy climes and rather un-dramati... Read More