From JR East, ‘Train Suite Shiki-Shima’ will offer luxury journeys departing from Tokyo’s Ueno station through the north-eastern region of Tohoku and up into Hokkaido. Train Suite Shiki-Shima will offer a prime view of Japan’s rich, beautiful natural scenery, and the local arts, crafts and foods of each region and the unique culture that permeates Japanese people’s daily lives. See the diverse seasonal beauty of Japan from the vantage point of a luxury train.
The transformation of London’s former Midland Bank into one of the city’s most spectacular heritage hotels is complete.
London-born Soho House & Co has partnered with US Sydell Group (behind boutique properties such as The NoMad in New York and The Line in Los Angeles) to create a 252-room hotel and members’ club in The City, which just opened in late April.
The Leading Hotels of the World announces the addition of six new members to its curated collection of over 375 luxury hotels. From the blue water and pristine white sand of Bali’s south-western coast, to the snow-capped peaks of the French Alps, each new member is as authentic and vibrant as the location in which it is found.
Budapest-based skincare brand Omorovicza will join forces with Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace Budapest and Fleurt to launch a pop up spa for Mother’s Day this May. For a limited time only, clients can experience an Omorovicza facial within the serene setting of the Hotel’s fifth floor Spa. Budapest-based florist Fleurt have designed the pop up to truly harness the tranquility of the serene and peaceful surroundings of a spa.
Aman Venice, housed in a magnificent 16th-century palazzo on the Grand Canal, has unveiled a striking new bar with unobstructed views of the canal and the palazzo’s private garden. Glamorous yet intimate, with rich period details and elegant contemporary furnishings – not to mention the largest selection of gin in the city – The Bar is the ideal setting for afternoon tea, a cocktail or a late night tipple.