VIRTUOSO AWARDS. BEST OF THE BEST IN LUXURY TOURISM!

The Brando, French Polynesia The awards were presented in Las Vegas at Virtuoso Travel Week, the largest luxury travel trade show in the world, and are also featured in the September issue of Virtuoso Life magazine. HOTEL OF THE YEAR: ASHFORD CASTLE “Ashford represents a time stamp of the
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Christian Stan, on 30 Aug. 15, No Comments

SPEND YOUR HONEYMOON AT FOUR SEASONS SERENGETI

Spend your Honeymoon at Four Seasons Serengeti Whether toasting to a spectacular African sunset at the open air terrace at Maji Bar, on the lookout for one of the "big five" during a journey across the Serengeti plains, or relaxing and rejuvenating in a sensual couple's massage at the Spa and
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Christian Stan, on 23 Aug. 15, No Comments

SIX SENSES DUORO VALLEY OPENS IN PORTUGAL

Six Senses Duoro Valley opens in Portugal The resort covers 8 hectares (20 acres) and comprises 57 guest accommodations which range from Superior, Deluxe, River rooms to spacious suites and villas with one, two and three bedrooms. With a décor of light greys and sandy tones, New York based
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Christian Stan, on 30 Jul. 15, No Comments

SIX SENSES, TO DEBUT IN CHINA IN AUGUST

Six Senses, to debut in China in August Located at the picturesque gateway to the country’s majestic Qing Cheng mountains, Six Senses Qing Cheng Mountain has been created to complement the UNESCO World Heritage & Natural Cultural site at nearby Dujiangyan. It was in this region known as
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Christian Stan, on 29 Jun. 15, No Comments

L’OLMO, THE PERFECT TUSCAN RETREAT

  Built in 1600, this country house has been restored to retain the ambience and style of that period, with the maximum respect to the original design. The brand new Suites furnished with the elegant Tuscan style, the beamed roof, the parquet floors and the ancient stones floors
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Christian Stan, on 25 Jun. 15, No Comments

GRAND HOTEL CONTINENTAL, A SIENESE PALACE STEPPED IN HISTORY

Siena's exquisite Centro Storico is the medieval heart of this ancient city and a World Heritage site. It’s in this exclusive setting that guests discover a magnificent 17th century palazzo – Niquesa’s Grand Hotel Continental. The boutique hotel is no less than a paragon of fine Renaissance
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Christian Stan, on 1 Apr. 15, No Comments

ITALIAN LUXURY REDEFINED! G-ROUGH HOTEL OPENS IN ROME

Located in Piazza Navona, G-Rough Hotel from Rome captures 400 years of architectural history, blending it with contemporary art and vintage Italian design. Created by bon vivants and visionaries Gabriele Salini and Emanuele Garosci, G-Rough Hotel from Rome captures 400 years of architectural
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Christian Stan, on 30 Mar. 15, No Comments

THE FEARRINGTON HOUSE INN, A CHIC FAMILY AFFAIR!

RB and Jenny Fitch were captivated by their stays at Relais & Chateaux properties in Europe and in the U.S. Relais & Chateaux is an international association of individually owned and operated hotels and restaurants.The group originated in France in 1954, when six properties banded together
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Christian Stan, on 11 Mar. 15, No Comments

EXPERIENCE LUXURY IN THE WILD AT MARA BUSHTOPS, KENYA

Set amid  Bushtops Conservancy, a private ranch bordering the Masai Mara, the camp lies less than five kilometres from the main gate into the Mara National Park.  This makes Mara Bushtops ideally placed to deliver the world’s best game drives, enjoyed from Africa’s most sophisticated
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Christian Stan, on 28 Feb. 15, No Comments

MONASTERO SANTA ROSA, A HIDDEN TREASURE ON THE AMALFI COAST

  Monastero Santa Rosa is a luxury hotel on the Amalfi Coast which stands secluded near the quaint fishing village of Conca dei Marini. Centrally located, the hotel is just a 20-minute car or boat ride from the most scenic towns along this glamorous coastline—notably Positano, Amalfi
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Christian Stan, on 16 Feb. 15, No Comments