Africa

By Rachel Ingram | 15 Jul 2019

With revolutionary nanotechnology and otherworldly materials, the Senturion Key could be the most unique supercar accessory in the universe

In a modern era where we can pay for bills with our phones and unlock devices with our faces, the physical act of carrying car keys seems an unnecessary obligation. Car keys are one of the last mechan... Read More

By Tempus | 10 May 2019

The Tusk Ball at Kensington Palace raises £500,000 for the royal wildlife charity

The Tusk Ball charity gala, hosted at Kensington Palace on Thursday 9 May, has raised £500,000 for wildlife conservation projects in Africa. The charity, of which the Duke of Cambridge is royal ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 08 May 2019

The art of exclusivity: Scarlet Events share the secrets behind its ultra-VIP parties

Scarlet Events CEO Marc Ahmed is the secret ingredient behind some of the world's most exclusive parties. Since 2010, his company has organised luxury events, star-studded parties, exclusive weddi... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 30 Apr 2019

How Many Hopes Charity is empowering girls to end poverty in Africa

When journalist Anthony Mulongo first began working with street children in his native Kenya, he was struck not just by the extreme poverty experienced by the country's 2.6 million homeless childr... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 26 Apr 2019

A castle estate turned luxury hotel, Glenapp offers a country escape on the Scottish coast

You won't find any road signs for Glenapp Castle on Scotland's rugged Ayrshire coastline. This may at first seem like an oversight but is, in fact, quite deliberate. Perched at the top of a lo... Read More

By Mark C O'Flaherty | 22 Apr 2019

A family jewel: how family-run Boodles has become England's most historic fine diamond retailer

In a world of mass consumerism, multi-generational artisans in Mayfair are keeping the crafts of their ancestors alive. Away from the high gloss of the corporate-owned window displays, with all their ... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 02 Apr 2019

How hot design duo Ralph & Russo are leading the rise and rise of British couture

London’s only couture house, Ralph & Russo, has been challenging the industry since its inception in 2007. In fact, in 2014, it became the first British brand in almost 100 years to be invit... Read More

By Lauren Burris Hill | 29 Mar 2019

Luxury travel and conservation come together in Mozambique’s pristine Bazaruto Archipelago

It’s as we’re cruising the shallows off Bazaruto Island that I first see it – a solitary dugong slowly grazing on the seagrass of this pristine lagoon, indifferent to our presence as... 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 | 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 Wheeler | 20 Sep 2018

Great expectations: why Kilindi Zanzibar is the ultimate romantic hideaway

Everything I’d heard about Zanzibar Island, positioned in the Indian Ocean just off the Tanzanian archipelago, had been so overwhelmingly positive I was prepared for a fall. But no gushing revie... 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 Michelle Johnson | 09 Aug 2018

Sabi Sabi Safari Lodge remembers how Nelson Mandela won a stand off with an elephant

The incredible life of Nelson Mandela – trailblazing civil rights leader, political prisoner and South African president – has been well remembered this year, with an international day of ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 06 Aug 2018

How Wilderness Safaris is helping HNWs travel with purpose

Many African safari tours have long eschewed their not-so-humble beginnings as extravagant big-game hunts for the Victorian elite in favour of building a contemporary history providing luxur... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 13 Jul 2018

How Bottletop is transforming the world of sustainable fashion

Nestled between the ritzy boutiques of luxury brands and multi-million-pound corporations that occupy much of London’s Regent Street lies Bottletop, a small store with a big heart... Read More

By Rose Adams | 31 May 2018

5 things you never knew about WWF

This Thursday 31 May, Tempus is thrilled to be hosting our first ever Tempus Earth Conservation Gala at The Dorchester London in aid of the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), t... Read More

By Rose Adams | 29 May 2018

Into the Wild: Artist Anthony Russell on the inspiration behind his wild art

Drawing heavily on his experience of growing up in Africa, Anthony Russell uses mixed-media art to illustrate the wildness of the African landscape. Though he defines himself as an... Read More

By Tempus | 25 May 2018

Italian menswear designer Luca Faloni shares his tip for effortless summer styling

There are few things more elegant than great tailoring. Whether you're relaxing by the sea or dining for business, a perfectly fitted shirt can take you from beach to boardroom, and for Italian me... Read More

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