Africa

By Gabriel Power | 01 Dec 2021

Villa Copenhagen: a love letter to design

In the pantheon of municipal buildings found in any typical conurbation, which - if any - are the most romantic? Is it the mayor’s office, with its mysterious, emotionally austere political mach... Read More

By Tempus | 23 Nov 2021

10 of the world's most exciting new hotels for 2022

Destinations around the world are poised to welcome travellers back in 2022 and showcase their newest hotel openings, be they small boutique offerings or ultra-luxurious, state-of-the-art bases from w... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 22 Nov 2021

The world's best travel destinations to spend Christmas this year

To some people, the idea of leaving the confines of their house - let alone their home city or country - for Christmas is a completely alien and terrifying prospect. But how many times have you s... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 01 Nov 2021

Queen of the wild: a chat with conservationist Victoria Aspinall

“Not many people can say they have been foster mum to a gorilla, wolf, leopard and lion cub,” says Victoria Aspinall, creative director of British conservation charity the Aspinall Fo... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 06 Oct 2021

Call of the wild

Leading animal conservation charity The Aspinall Foundation has partnered with luxury British men’s resortwear label, LOVE BRAND & Co., to highlight the plight of critically endangered weste... Read More

By Tempus | 22 Sep 2021

The World's Best Vineyards 2021 revealed

World’s Best Vineyards has unveiled the very best wine tourism destinations across the globe in a ceremony that took place on 20 September at Schloss Johannisberg, Rheingau, Germany. The countdo... Read More

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