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By Lauren Jade Hill | 20 Jan 2022

Remote revival

With long-haul destinations now opening back up to UK travellers, we can at last return to some of our favourite far-flung idylls – not least the Maldives. As resorts emerge from a challenging 1... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 15 Jan 2022

Finding their muse

For an industry so rife with creativity and innovation, the world of design is one that often finds even its most accomplished practitioners slip into cliché when describing their approach; or, wors... Read More

By Nick Hendrix | 14 Jan 2022

The heart of the action

Back in 1948 the 9th Duke of Richmond had the brilliant idea to transform the perimeter road of the airfield on his Goodwood Estate into a racetrack. 73 years later, this playful notion has led to som... Read More

By Tempus | 05 Jan 2022

Courmayeur Mont Blanc hosts the return of the Mountain Gourmet Ski Experience

Courmayeur Mont Blanc, one of Italy's most spectacular ski resorts, has announced the return of the 7th Mountain Gourmet Ski Experience taking place from 17-20 March 2022. Created b... 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 | 18 Dec 2021

The best destinations to celebrate New Years

2021 was enough of a mess that come the end of the year, many of us - restrictions permitting - may feel the urge to escape our homes entirely and ring in the New Year in a luxurious setting.  So... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 17 Dec 2021

On a mountain high at Lefay Resort & Spa Dolomiti

I am sitting in a low-lit Finnish sauna, temperature 70 degrees, humidity 20%, wearing a paper bikini and being instructed by a young man in the art of “sauna stretch” at the Lefay Resort ... 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

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 Tempus | 19 Nov 2021

Christmas Gift Guide Week pt. V: Experiences

With Christmas fast approaching, this week sees Tempus compile the best gifts to grab for a family member, a friend - or even yourself. From Monday to Friday, we will be looking at the best luxury gif... Read More

By Lauren O'Neill | 10 Nov 2021

Winter wellness at Homewood in Bath

Wellness used to be something of a shallow buzzword, but with both elevated stress levels and mental burnout becoming things we have all familiarised ourselves with over the past 18 months a... Read More

By Tempus | 08 Nov 2021

The most luxurious ski hotels to book this season

There are few things more romantic, cosy or even exhilarating than hiding away among the rugged mountains of a ski region in a luxurious hotel. Surrounded by snow-capped peaks and the confines of a go... Read More

By Sam Bradley | 05 Nov 2021

Time travelling through the Savoy

Playground of the rich and famous, secret hideaway for illicit lovers, a place to celebrity spot and name drop. She has witnessed weddings, funerals, fortunes made and lost and just about everything i... Read More

By Vicki Power | 02 Nov 2021

Luton Hoo: an evocative glance at a sumptuous bygone era

Driving up the tree-lined avenue to Luton Hoo Hotel & Spa, I could practically hear the plinking piano of the Downton Abbey theme music in my ears. Its Capability Brown-designed grounds create a s... Read More

By Tempus | 21 Oct 2021

How co-working spaces are stepping up their game to provide luxury office facilities for future unicorns

For most, the image of a co-working office before 2020 may have been more as a necessary evil than an ideal situation. Although a perfect inner-city solution for freelancers and small businesses, co-w... Read More