Hotels

By Gabriel Power | 14 May 2022

Above & beyond: hitting the heights of Val-d'Isere

“Come on, going in a straight line isn’t skiing.” As this phrase leaves my guide Fabrice’s mouth, echoing off the walls of the canyon-like Col de l’Iseran, I sheepishly l... Read More

By Polly Jean Harrison | 28 Apr 2022

Sporting greats: the activity centred luxury European resorts

This year, many globetrotters want to combine their vacation plans with a chance to get out into nature after the best part of two years confined to the UK, taking part in activities and sports in the... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 26 Apr 2022

The best family hotels in Europe to book now

To say it's been a long two years would be an understatement. Stuck indoors for vast swathes of the last 24 months with little to no travel outside of the odd business trip here and ther... Read More

By Judy Cogan | 08 Apr 2022

Pacific playground: is Hainan the next big thing in luxury tourism?

When it comes to planning your next desert island getaway it could be all too easy to opt, yet again, for The Maldives, Bora Bora or The Seychelles. Why not take a (gold) leaf out of Chinese billionai... Read More

By Tempus | 05 Apr 2022

Why you should visit Sri Lanka in 2022

It goes without saying that Sri Lanka has long been considered one of the best travel destinations in the world. Indeed, with a glorious tropical climate, beautiful beaches, water sports, un... Read More

By Tempus | 02 Apr 2022

The world's best road trips for 2022

The beauty of a road trip is the journey, not only the destination - allowing you to make your own adventure along the way. Meandering through the countryside is a great way to relax and to ... Read More

By Freddy Clode | 30 Mar 2022

REVIEW: The Shelbourne, Dublin

"The truth is that I am in love with Dublin. I think it is the most beautiful town that I have ever seen, mountains at the back and the sea in front, and long roads winding through decaying subur... Read More

By Charlotte Flach | 28 Mar 2022

Cora Cora Maldives: Notes from a small island

Raa Maamigili in the Raa Atoll, otherwise known as Cora Cora Maldives, may be small but it is perfectly formed. Stretching over just 95x235 metres, the island packs a mighty punch in terms of its... Read More

By Chantelle Billson | 23 Mar 2022

Liran Wizman on specialising in hospitality, creating perfect spaces and introducing two new hotels to the Sircle Collection

Hotelier Liran Wizman has spent much of his life investing in real estate in order to create hotels that embody his love of city spaces. The 45-year-old, who spends his time between his home in A... Read More

By Tempus | 18 Mar 2022

Fiji: open for happiness

When we think of Fiji, images of 333 sun-kissed islands with white sandy beaches as far the eye can see spring instantly to mind but, if you ask the natives of the Pacific Island nation, Fiji’s ... Read More

By Tempus | 28 Feb 2022

The most adventurous honeymoon destinations for 2022

Getting married is often said to be the biggest adventure of a person’s life, but many couples have missed out on the opportunity to jump-start the new phase of their lives in an exciting way, d... Read More

By Sara Darling | 07 Feb 2022

Chihuahua: not just for cowboys

Fans of wild west movies will appreciate the stark desert landscape of Mexico’s largest state, Chihuahua, which along with Durango, has been the backdrop to countless cowboy films. With impressi... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 04 Feb 2022

The spirit of reinvention at 1857 The Bar

If you enjoy glass of port at Christmas and wonder why we don’t make more of its depth of flavour, sweet taste and versatility the rest of year, you are not alone. Over the last ten years, as ou... Read More

By Tempus | 31 Dec 2021

Five of the hottest new hotel openings for 2022

It's coming to the end of another uncertain year, and whilst travel has been rocky, it hasn’t stopped brands and developers from designing for the future and so the new year in sight comes w... Read More

By Tempus | 02 Dec 2021

Former London landmark converted into 125-room Raffles hotel

The Old War Office, one of London’s most historic landmarks, has been converted into luxury hotel owned and operated by Raffles Hotels & Resorts, which is due to open in late 2022 ... Read More

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 Gabriel Power | 30 Nov 2021

Wining, dining and reclining at The Biltmore Mayfair

As a dual UK/US citizen, the words “Grosvenor Square” have, until this year, struck a sense of fear into my heart. The home of the US embassy until 2017, it is a place synonymous with outr... 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