In 1963 Elizabeth Taylor’s extramarital affair with Richard Burton while filming in Banderas Bay put Puerto Vallarta on the map for US tourists. And ever since it has grown into a popular resort city that boasts a cosmopolitan lifestyle, pristine beaches, mountains and lush tropical jungle.- Read more -
Luxury North American Travel
Travelling to and around North America is a dream for many – with countless iconic and famous locations to discover and explore. All across this region there are unique dishes, beautiful scenery and fascinating or adventurous pursuits to take part in, each providing you with memories you can keep forever. Luxury hotels are available all across this part of the world – so take your pick. If you want an exotic hotel with a spa surrounded by beaches and palm trees, a remote ranch or a busy city hotel, you can find it all here in North America.
It’s the opposite of minimalist – it’s maximalist, if there were such a thing. Think colourful, irreverent, eclectic, sometimes kitsch and always interesting. Mid-century modern fused with pop culture and quirky decorative pieces. Serge Mouille-style light fittings to Peruvian wall hangings and loos guarded by knights’ suits of shining armour. Think style, craft and joy. […]- Read more -
Imagine stepping back in time to the 16th-century, tracing the same cobblestone streets as Christopher Columbus, relishing the grandeur of the new world’s first church and retreating to a stunning colonial mansion. For travellers to the Dominican Republic, this dream will soon be a reality at the brand new, boutique Casas del XVI, an eight-room […]- Read more -
The Beverly Hills Hotel & Bungalows recently had her 100th birthday. And like many centenarians, she was ready for a facelift – and so has had an elegant one. This was a great excuse for Caroline Phillips to hop aboard Air New Zealand‘s fantastic flight to La La Land.- Read more -
Need somewhere stylish and hip to hangout whilst in New York City? Luxury hotel Viceroy, which opened last October, has just unveiled its sophisticated and highly anticipated rooftop bar that boasts views over Central Park – and it’s the hottest place to hang right now.- Read more -