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By Nicky Morris | 26 Jun 2021

Blue Minds exhibition: scientists and artists join together to save our oceans

With climate change becoming an ever increasing topic of global discussion, an exhibition championing the conservation of our oceans couldn’t be more timely. Scientists and artists have teamed u... Read More

By Tempus | 18 Jun 2021

White Desert launches Wolf’s Fang, a new camp in Antarctica

For many intrepid travellers, few bucket list bullet points are more tantalising - yet unattainable - as setting foot on Antarctica, Earth's monumental frozen continent. Devoid of any ac... Read More

By Lauren Jade Hill | 05 Jun 2021

Shaping places: an interview with design maverick Jean-Michel Gathy

The luxurious Aman Venice, The Chedi Andermatt and Cheval Blanc Randheli: Jean-Michel Gathy is the man behind many of the world’s most talked-about hotels. The French-Belgian architect has ... Read More

By Tempus | 01 Jun 2021

Five destinations to see elephants in Africa with Wilderness Safaris

Wilderness Safaris boasts a number of camps in the best locations in Africa for travellers to see an abundance of wildlife, including the intelligent, social and always entertaining African elephant. ... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 18 May 2021

Return of the King: an interview with Fawaz Gruosi

If ever a party brought to modern minds the era of F Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby, it would be high jewellery brand De Grisogono’s annual extravaganza at the legendary Hotel du... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 07 May 2021

Interview: Christie’s wine and Cape Fine & Rare Wine Auction auctioneer Charlie Foley on how to invest in wine

With the rise of NFTs and cryptocurrencies, the world of investment is starting to seem agonisingly abstract. Every day you may read a news story - or even a first-hand account from a tech-savvy ... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 06 May 2021

The High Life: why private jet travel is taking off once more

Ever since Elvis Presley popularised private flight in the early 1960s with his Lockheed JetStar known as Hound Dog II, flying private has become synonymous with power, exclusivity and fame. Noth... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 31 Mar 2021

The luxury British brand selling trunks to save (elephant) trunks

Oliver Tomalin, founder of ethical men’s swim and resort wear label Love Brand & Co, is deadly serious when he says he was destined to launch a fashion and lifestyle brand committed to savin... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 04 Mar 2021

European Detour: Spain

With international travel now a very real possibility in 2021 after a lengthy delay, holidaymakers are already gearing up to take to the European mainland for the post-pandemic trip of a lifetime. But... Read More

26 Feb 2021

The most luxurious and beneficial sports training camps in the world

The world of professional sport is big business these days and that means that the owners, administrators, and governing bodies have to look after their athletes better than ever before. This often me... 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 | 18 Dec 2020

Royal Salute’s Mathieu Deslandes says the rules of luxury are changing – and a new ethos is here to stay

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 brands to ... Read More

By Tempus | 07 Nov 2020

Read between the lines as Tempus explores the 2020 Booker Prize shortlist

Launched in 1969, the Booker Prize for Fiction is a literary prize awarded each year for the best original novel written in the English language and published in the UK. Previous winners have included... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 28 Sep 2020

We travel to South Africa’s Brookdale Estate to discover one of the most exclusive and abundant wine estates in the world

  The harvest is in full swing at Brookdale Estate private vineyard at the foothills of the Klein Drakenstein Mountains in South Africa’s lush Paarl Valley. There’s a sense ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 14 Jul 2020

South American vineyard Zuccardi Valle de Uco has been voted the World’s Best Vineyard for the second year running

World’s Best Vineyards, which promotes wine tourism around the world, has revealed its Top 50 list of greatest wine tourism destinations in the world for 2020. The list, created by William Reed ... Read More

By LJ Burill | 23 Jun 2020

3 luxury Seychelles resorts that will make you want to book a trip this instant

As a vacation destination, The Seychelles has it all: turquoise oceans, coral reefs, powdery white sand and even picturesque nature reserves to balance out the beaches. This archipelago of i... Read More

09 Mar 2020

Is there a better place to be a professional rugby player than the South of France?

It’s safe to say that some places in the world offer professional athletes more culture and cuisine than others. Often, sportsmen go where the money takes them and that could be to the rain of M... Read More

By Sara Darling | 17 Feb 2020

This eco-resort has brought a wave of luxury to Brazil's Praia do Forte

Situated in the northeast of Brazil, Praia do Forte in Bahia is where affluent locals spend their holidays, and it is easy to see why. The name, Bahia, means “bay” and refers to ... Read More