Luxury

By Freddy Clode | 08 Jul 2021

REVIEW: The Cadogan, A Belmond Hotel, London

As the travel ban continues and it seems impossible to be able to secure a reservation in the countryside, there is a question to answer as to why we’re not enjoying the incredible hotels London... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 03 Jul 2021

Driving vision: the meticulous world of custom cars

Bespoke is an overused term in the automotive world. Sift through the sales literature of any high-end carmaker and you’ll find the word peppered about like it’s going out of fashion. In r... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 02 Jul 2021

Chef Scott Hallsworth cooks up a secret island feast in the heart of London

Shhh! Keep it to yourself, but Australian-born chef extraordinaire Scott Hallsworth is hosting a four-day pan Asian pop up at one of London’s most exclusive and secluded new hotspots. ... Read More

By Polly Jean Harrison | 30 Jun 2021

Sporting greats: the activity centred luxury European resorts

With the world cautiously emerging from various lockdowns just in time for the summer, travellers are desperate to explore places old and new, soaking up the sunshine and atmosphere that a luxury reso... Read More

By Freddy Clode | 28 Jun 2021

Let's get physical: an exploration of NFTs with The ARX

The art world has changed for ever. While the increased digitisation of art has seen non-fungible tokens (NFTs) become the latest crypto-asset to excite the world’s ‘technorati’, it ... 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 Tempus | 17 Jun 2021

Former London landmark and home to royalty revamped into residencies and a 125-room hotel

One of London’s historic landmarks has been converted into luxury residences after undergoing an astonishing transformation taking five years.  The Old War Office building, which was h... Read More

By Tempus | 14 Jun 2021

Discover the most indulgent and impressive cigar lounges in London

HAVANA NIGHTS If you’re one of the many cigar afficianados who had hoped to be jetting off to Cuba for the prestigious Festival del Habano this year, the disappointment of not being able to disc... Read More

By Tempus | 10 Jun 2021

Tempus' ultimate Father's Day gift guide

As the world emerges from a pandemic that has separated friends and family, it is perhaps more important than ever to show your dad that you love him. From indulgent tipples and travel essentials, to ... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 10 Jun 2021

'Party like a lobster' at The Goring

Deep in the heart of London’s Belgravia, at luxury hotel The Goring, a transformation is taking place. Guests venturing into the glorious secluded garden may be forgiven for thinking they’... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 08 Jun 2021

Review: Solas at The Savoy creates an enchanted evening for al fresco dining

Entering The Savoy never fails to deliver a touch of 1920s glamour. As soon as you turn off the Strand and onto the art deco styling of the Savoy Court, leading to the theatrical European exterior of ... 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 | 31 May 2021

The Carlton Tower Jumeirah opens in Knightsbridge

Global luxury hospitality brand Jumeirah Group will this week unveil The Carlton Tower Jumeirah, its European flagship hotel in the heart of London’s fashionable Knightsbridge. Followi... Read More

By Suzanne Baum | 28 May 2021

REVIEW: Tempus stays at The Mayfair Townhouse

The Mayfair Townhouse is tucked half way down a side street opposite Green Park and, as the postcode suggests, is a rather luxurious establishment; this hotly anticipated hotel from the owners of... Read More

By Tempus | 27 May 2021

The most luxurious villas for hire in Europe

If you've spent any time online recently, you might have noticed the growing trend of travel articles carving out niche holiday ideas for a post-pandemic world. Whether it's recommending the b... Read More

By Judy Cogan | 25 May 2021

The secret service

Luxury is built on a foundation of secrecy. The high-end and unattainable will always be alluring, whether bound to the satisfaction of topping the waiting list for a rare and exceptional watch, or th... Read More

By Rebecca Masri | 21 May 2021

Freedom for the senses: Little Emperors founder Rebecca Masri on how to combine wellness with luxury

Luxury hotel members’ club Little Emperors was formed in 2008 while I was still working in the banking sector. When the market took a tumble, I saw an opportunity to create partnerships wit... 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