5 reasons to visit South Lake Tahoe in August

August is a fantastic time to visit South Lake Tahoe, where the beautiful landscape and countless outdoor activities come together to create an unforgettable experience. Not only that, but with the US schools going back, rates are cheaper, and queues are shorter! Here are 5 reasons to book a late August holiday to South Lake […]

Luxury living with Raffles in Cambodia

For discerning travellers visiting Cambodia who are looking for a luxury living experience, an experience full of unforgettable moments and memories that will last a lifetime, then look no further. Choose this duo of opulent hotels that are steeped in history, marvel at the spectacle of Angkor Wat at sunrise, delight your tastebuds with refined […]

Why Botswana is the perfect luxury safari experience

A diversity of wildlife, landscapes and luxury lodges is what makes Botswana such a special destination. Also, it is amongst the most stable of African countries and has imposed tight controls on its huge, natural national parks. These controls are vital to protect its safari-based tourism and guarantee a good, mainly upmarket, experience for its […]

Review: voco Johannesburg Rosebank, Gauteng, South Africa

Rising high in the heart of Rosebank, arguably Johannesburg’s most popular suburbs, the 16-storey The Bank is home to one of South Africa’s smartest new hotels. Barely two years old, voco Johannesburg Rosebank has firmly made a name for itself in the city and on a recent work trip I’d finally have the chance to experience the […]

10 reasons to put Easter Island on your South American itinerary

One of the most remote spots on Earth, Easter Island is a tiny speck of land possessing more mystical pull than almost any other spot on the planet. Located in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, yet a part of Chile, this Polynesian island is a treasure trove of cultural intrigue, stunning landscapes, and historical […]

Churchill Wild: Where luxury meets polar bears – at ground level

Deep in the heart of polar bear country at three remote “Arctic” luxury ecolodges on Canada’s Hudson Bay coast, Churchill Wild offers an unparalleled wilderness experience from March through November: walking with polar bears. Churchill Wild co-founders and owners Mike and Jeanne Reimer pioneered the world’s first polar bear walking safaris in 1993 at Seal River Heritage Lodge, […]

The 6 best luxury spa destinations around the world (+ tips!)

Tired of the hustle and bustle of your daily life? The perfect solution might just be a spa retreat in a gorgeous, faraway place! From the beautiful beaches of the Seychelles archipelago to the serene mountains of the Swiss Alps, no matter your vibe we’ve got you covered. So without further ado, here are six […]

The Big Waterfall at Plitvice Lakes National Park

Every year, Plitvice Lakes National Park attracts visitors from all over the world. When Plitvice Lakes are mentioned, the first image associated with them is the Big Waterfall, which is also the first sight that welcomes visitors at Entrance 1, making it an indispensable attraction of the park. Here are some interesting facts about the […]

Experience the best of Arrábida and the Setúbal Peninsula

A mere 35 kilometres south of Lisbon, Portugal’s Arrábida region spans the municipalities of Palmela, Sesimbra and Setúbal and offers the perfect blend of natural beauty, rich culture and culinary delights. “Serra”, as it known by locals, ticks the box for those seeking both adventure and relaxation. And at the heart of this enchanting region […]

South Africa’s Garden Route: The 5 best luxury lodges

The Garden Route in South Africa is an area stretching for 124 miles through the Western Cape between Mossel Bay and Storms River. It’s a touristic route is set up for road-trippers with pit stops and countless detours which showcase the region’s culture, beauty and hospitality. The route can be done over a few days […]

Review: Hotel Casa Palmela, Parque Natural da Arrábida, Portugal

Hotel Casa Palmela is a gem of a hotel with so many wonderful attributes that it’s difficult to know where to begin. A member of Small Luxury Hotels, this exquisite retreat can be found in the heart of the stunning Arrábida Natural Park, just south of Lisbon and 10 minutes from Setúbal, a charming coastal […]

A guide to Kiwi cuisine: New Zealand’s food scene

New Zealand is renowned for its awe-inspiring scenery, cultural tapestry and eclectic culinary scene. New Zealand’s population is remarkably multicultural, and according to the New Zealand Government’s Office of Ethnic Communities, a quarter of New Zealand’s current population was born overseas, meaning that New Zealand’s food scene is a melting pot of flavours, cuisines and […]

Barcelona’s architectural gems: Exploring Gaudí’s masterpieces

Barcelona has some of the best architecture in the world, and much of that can be credited to the architectural genius, Antoni Gaudí. Let’s take a look at some of his most impressive work! Casa Vicens An ideal place to begin your architectural journey is Casa Vicens, as this was Gaudí’s first major project.  The […]

4 new Swedish restaurants awarded Michelin Stars

Sweden’s culinary landscape continues to captivate global attention, as evidenced by the latest additions to the prestigious Michelin Guide. At the MICHELIN Guide Nordic Countries 2024 award ceremony held last month, four Swedish restaurants were awarded coveted stars. In Stockholm, Celeste, Dashi and Seafood Gastro were rewarded with one star while Chef-Owner Daniel Berlin and his restaurant VYN in Simrishamn, South Sweden, […]

The perfect holiday itinerary for the ultimate West Canada adventure

Western Canada is a destination that should be on your wish list! The sheer size and scale of the place is awe-inspiring and there are so many things to fit into your trip. When visiting Western Canada, you need to experience what Alberta and British Columbia, the two most western provinces, have to offer. The […]