From sharing breakfast in a luxury manor with Rothschild giraffe to spending a weekend on the UAE’s secret safari island, here are some of the most incredible wildlife encounters to be had around the world. All in sumptuous surroundings, of course. Read story
A few short hours from the coast, yet a world away – Ubud truly is Bali’s capital of cool. From fusion fine-dining to traditional spa treatments and ‘beach’ club sessions – you’re in Bali, after all – whatever you’re after, you’ll find it here.
When it comes to a European holiday, one stop just isn’t enough. To add a little laidback luxury to your autumn itinerary, opt for a spot of Europe island hopping on-board a private yacht sans the crowds.
For a little R&R – that is, rainforest and reef – you needn’t look further than Port Douglas. This tropical paradise in Far North Queensland delivers so much more than natural beauty, having established itself in recent years as a luxe location to wine, dine and unwind. And winter is the peak time to experience it all. […]
Why stay in any old hotel when you can check into a palace? From converted manors to lavish royal residences and modern complexes adorned in gold leaf, these are the world’s most luxe palatial stays.
The first thing most travellers do when they land in Reykjavik is leave it. They head straight to the famed Golden Circle, as well as the rugged coastlines, waterfalls, geysers and glaciers beyond. But there’s a charm to Iceland’s capital and largest city that makes it well worth sticking around.
Fancy dinner among the treasures of the Pharaohs? A date with da Vinci? A visit to regal Versailles? Most iconic sights and monuments are littered with tourists. But if you look hard enough, it’s possible to find a way to experience them without. Read on for a few ideas of VIP tours – without the crowds.
With Mediterranean views and a chic rooftop bar, Four Seasons Hotel Beirut blends European flair with Arabic opulence. Read story.
Take the road less travelled with these alternative holidays, from luxury safaris to trips with a philanthropic heart. Read story.
Perhaps the UAE’s best-kept secret, Sir Bani Yas island is where the luxury safari experience meets the wilds of Arabia. Read story.