RAFFLES, THE MOST ICONIC HOTEL IN SINGAPORE, REOPENS AFTER TWO-YEAR RENOVATION

From Rudyard Kipling, Charlie Chaplin and Elizabeth Taylor to William and Kate and the cast of Crazy Rich Asians, they’ve all experienced Singapore’s most iconic hotel. Originally opened in 1887, on what was then beachfront property (but is now, after several decades of land reclamation
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Christian Stan, on 13 Aug. 19, No Comments

MAJESTIC HOTEL AND SPA BARCELONA INTRODUCES NEW MAJESTIC EXPERIENCES

Majestic Experiences are activities and excursions offered exclusively to guests to explore the hotel’s and city’s many treasures. This new Majestic Experience will fuse together the property’s most discerning aspects: its 1,000-piece art collection, idyllic spa and five-star
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Christian Stan, on 25 Jul. 19, No Comments

TIVOLI HOTELS AND RESORTS IN TOP 5 LUXURY HOTEL BRANDS IN THE WORLD

Tivoli Ecoresort Playa de Forte Bahia, Brasil Tivoli Hotels & Resorts was born in 1933 with the hotel Tivoli Avenida Liberdade in the heart of Lisbon and since then has added iconic hotels which have written, and continue to write, the history of hospitality in Portugal, Brazil and, more
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Christian Stan, on 18 Jul. 19, No Comments

THE FASCINATING STORY OF THE ELEPHANT BAR AT RAFFLES HOTEL LE ROYAL, CAMBODIA

Wicker chairs and leather sofas bask behind high French windows and arched colonnades in true colonial style. Built in 1929 as the east wing of Hotel Le Royal, this room has long hosted the rich and the royal, jokers and knaves. You get the impression that if this bar could talk, oh what tales
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Christian Stan, on 11 Jul. 19, No Comments

MONDRIAN LOS ANGELES HOTEL TO DEBUT $19 MILLION RENOVATION IN SEPTEMBER

Mondrian Los Angeles is an international travel destination and local oasis nestled in the heart of West Hollywood’s iconic Sunset Strip. Since opening its doors in 1996, the legendary Mondrian Los Angeles now boasts an audacious $19-million reimagining that evokes wonder, excitement,
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Christian Stan, on 10 Jul. 19, No Comments

LUXURY BLENDS WITH CULTURAL HERITAGE AT THE RITZ-CARLTON, XI’AN

The Ritz-Carlton, Xi’an opened one of China’s most historic cities, and the home of the country’s legendary 2,000-year-old Terracotta Warriors. The hotel elevates luxury by connecting guests to the destination’s rich way of life through a contemporary take on local culture, history and
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Christian Stan, on 2 Jul. 19, No Comments

ROME CAVALIERI, A WALDORF ASTORIA RESORT LAUNCHES NEW EXCITING EXPERIENCES

Tea with Tiepolo More than a luxury hotel, Rome Cavalieri is a living art gallery and home to a museum-worthy collection of masters’ paintings, French period furniture, rare tapestries, exquisite sculptures, and other artifacts. Rome Cavalieri invites guests to dive into the collection
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Christian Stan, on 27 Jun. 19, No Comments

NEW ROOFTOP BAR IN BANGKOK OPENS FOR SUNDAY BRUNCH

The antipasto selection includes fresh oysters and home-cured salmon. Fans of a good grill can fill their plate with meats like tomahawk steak, lamb chops and bacon. Highlights from the hot selection are truffle scrambled eggs, rock lobster spaghetti, and mushroom risotto. A few items from
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Christian Stan, on 24 Jun. 19, No Comments

SIR VICTOR BOUTIQUE HOTEL OPENS IN BARCELONA

Behind its undulating façade, the hotel’s core concept is shaped by the unique character of this vibrant, multicultural city and the region beyond—from an art collection that includes work by the likes of Antoni Muntadas, to a concept store that supports local, emerging designers. A
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Christian Stan, on 17 Jun. 19, No Comments

THE ROOMS OF PALACE TOKYO HOTEL ARE AMONG THE BEST IN THE WORLD

Palace Hotel Tokyo is one of only a dozen hotels in Asia Pacific to land on this year’s Verified List, one of just 10 independent properties honored, and the only hotel in Japan to receive such an accolade. Recipients of the accolade emerged from Forbes Travel Guide’s exhaustive
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Christian Stan, on 16 May. 19, No Comments