Sustainability

By Michelle Johnson | 11 Mar 2019

As Colombia becomes the must-visit destination of 2019, boutique hotel Cannúa shares why sustainability is key

For 50 years, Colombia has been largely off limits thanks to a civil war that only officially ended in 2016. But now the country – including the once-infamous capital Bogóta – is be... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 08 Mar 2019

Walpole CEO Helen Brocklebank on the enduring success of the UK’s luxury industry and why brand Britain is stronger than ever

London is the fifth biggest city in the world for luxury. According to research by Walpole – the official sector body for more than 200 of the Uk's finest brands – Britain's luxury... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 21 Feb 2019

Back in vogue: this year's most surprising luxury travel destinations

When it comes to this year’s top luxury travel destinations, don’t expect to see the usual suspects on any expert’s list. While exclusivity has been the most steadfast trend of recen... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 11 Feb 2019

Experience island paradise without the plastics as Barbados announces landmark ban

The Caribbean island of Barbados has banned the importation, retail, sale and use of single-use plastic in a landmark effort to protect the island's natural resources and marine life. The remarkab... Read More

By Tempus | 05 Feb 2019

Column: Positive Luxury CEO Diana Verde Nieto on the butterfly effect of responsible shopping

Diana Verde Nieto is CEO of Positive Luxury, a digital experience platform bringing together mindful luxury brands, curated through the Butterfly Mark. We’ve all heard so much about Millennials ... Read More

By Rose Adams | 23 Jan 2019

Standing out from the crowd: Attilus Caviar leads the way in the sustainability stakes

As pressure mounts for brands in every realm of luxury business – from food to travel – to cement their commitment to sustainable luxury, one brand that’s throwing all other competit... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 18 Jan 2019

Extreme survivor: explorer Hazen Audel tells Tempus about his community-driven adventures

Travellers aren’t looking to visit museums and sights as they once did: instead they want to explore local neighbourhoods, meet natives and experience how they live. It’s this authentic tr... Read More

By Tempus | 04 Jan 2019

How Abalon founder Ana Bridgewater is bringing sustainable crafts into our homes

As we head into 2019, our eco-conscience has never been more alert and, just as a desire to reduce our environmental impact has seen us continually move away from fast, throwaway fashion in favour of ... Read More

By Tempus | 03 Jan 2019

Leo Trippi MD Oliver Corkhill tells Tempus how the wellness trend is hitting the slopes

With one in five travellers set to book a wellness trip in 2019, Oliver Corkhill, managing director of luxury travel company Leo Trippi tells Tempus how the trend has found its way into the ski indust... Read More

By Rose Adams | 30 Oct 2018

The Bürgenstock Resort is taking wellness to magnificent new heights

For a European jaunt abundant with postcard-perfect views, the Swiss city of Lucerne is the one to beat. From the Rigi, Pilatus and Stanserhorn mountains that frame its famed lake – the largest ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 24 Oct 2018

On top of the world: Sri Lanka's new Aarunya Nature Resort creates an effortless escape

There is no shrill buzzing of an alarm to wrench me from sleep today. Instead, I wake up with the birds, full of energy, thanks to the sun streaming gently through the panoramic floor-to-ceiling windo... Read More

By Rose Adams | 17 Oct 2018

Tempus meets iconic jewellery designer Stephen Webster

Stephen Webster is one of the most prolific jewellery designers of our time. Renowned for his avant-garde collections inspired by a host of references from nature to music to literature, Webster has n... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 16 Oct 2018

Column: Quaglino's executive head chef Nuno Gonçalves on why restaurants must embrace the rise of veganism

Nuno Gonçalves is executive head chef of Mayfair restaurant Quaglino's – famed for being one of the Queen's favourite London restaurants. Gonçalves previously worked in the... Read More

By Rose Adams | 08 Oct 2018

These 7 luxury London brunches will make your weekend

In recent years, brunch has become something of a weekend ritual among discerning London foodies. As a result, a bundle of brunch destinations is cropping up all over the capital – wit... Read More

By Rose Adams | 27 Sep 2018

The queen of green: How Artist Jeweller Ute Decker is spearheading the fight for sustainable jewellery

Chopard and Fabergé may have pledged their commitment to sustainable jewellery earlier this year with the world’s first laser-inscribed emerald with traceability information including Gem... Read More

By Rose Adams | 14 Sep 2018

Prepare for a very fashionable weekend with our selection of London's best events

London is enjoying a modish moment this weekend as London Fashion Week makes its stylish return. A host of the biggest names in fashion are to premiere their spring/summer 2019 catwalk designs –... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 04 Sep 2018

Formula E’s first female team principal Susie Wolff on smashing the glass ceiling of motorsports

When Susie Wolff sped onto the Formula 1 track in 2014, she was the first female to do so in 22 years – no woman had attempted the feat after Giovanna Amati crashed out of th... Read More

By Cheryl Markosky | 30 Aug 2018

Live guilt-free in a luxury eco-friendly second home

Ultra high-net-worth individuals desire private existences in exclusive places but, increasingly, they’re discovering creative ways to keep their eco-footprints light while s... Read More