PRECIOUS MOMENTS AT BLUEBAY BEACH RESORT AND SPA, ZANZIBAR

The beautiful garden of BlueBay Beach Resort and Spa, Zanzibar The resort is located in the Kiwengwa region, renowned worldwide for its white sand beaches  and the many shades of blue and green of the Indian Ocean. View from the pool of the resort The majority of the resort’s rooms
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Christian Stan, on 21 Jul. 16, No Comments

TRAVEL FOR THE SENSES IN ZANZIBAR

The spacious L shaped terrace of a Junior Suite at Zanzibar Serena Hotel The most beautiful Monday ever began with deep breathing techniques and a few minutes of meditation on the spacious L shaped terrace of a Junior Suite at Zanzibar Serena Hotel, a splendid colonial hotel (part of the Small
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Christian Stan, on 18 Jul. 16, No Comments

PINE CLIFFS RESORT, PORTUGAL, REOPENS AFTER 57 MILLION DOLLARS RENOVATION

Reimagined by acclaimed designer Lynne Hunt, all 217 guestrooms and suites, public areas and facilities have gone through extensive renovations. The completely transformed resort evokes Pine Cliffs’ Portuguese heritage with historic features such as the hotel’s cherished azulejos -
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Christian Stan, on 12 Jul. 16, No Comments

WELLNESS RETREAT THIS SUMMER AT CONRAD RANGALI ISLAND, MALDIVES

According to Global Wellness Data, the number of wellness tourism trips is expected to grow twice as fast annually in comparison to international trips overall. Increasingly, guests are looking to return from holiday feeling refreshed, relaxed and rejuvenated and this what Conrad Maldives
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Christian Stan, on 5 Jul. 16, No Comments

FROM BRIGHT LIGHTS TO BEACH LIVING

11 HOWARD — New York City, United States Newly opened in April 2016, 11 Howard´s raison d´être is “conscious hospitality.” This idea is omnipresent throughout the 221-room hotel, starting with its interior design — a collaboration between Anda Andrei Design and influential Danish firm
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Christian Stan, on 4 Jul. 16, No Comments

ANANTARA KALUTARA RESORT TO OPEN IN OCTOBER IN SRI LANKA

Only 10 minutes from the historic town of Kalutara and an hour from Colombo, Anantara Kalutara Resort resides along Sri Lanka’s beautiful southwest coast. The peaceful beachfront setting between the Indian Ocean and Kalu River boasts coastal, river and lagoon frontage. 141 guest rooms,
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Christian Stan, on 2 Jul. 16, No Comments

SHANGRI LA HAMBANTOTA REDEFINES LUXURY IN SRI LANKA

  Nestled beside the Indian Ocean and framed by swaying king coconut trees, the resort doubles as a quiet retreat or spirited getaway, with some of the world’s most captivating wildlife and exotic birds in nearby national parks. The island nation boasts a colourful heritage, and its
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Christian Stan, on 11 Jun. 16, No Comments

EL MANGROOVE HOTEL, COSTA RICA JOINS AUTOGRAPH COLLECTION

Exactly like nothing else, El Mangroove, located off the Gulf of Papagayo, is a sustainable boutique, lifestyle resort that boasts a modern design which incorporates Costa Rica’s natural beauty through wood and water elements along with bamboo, stone and natural furnishings that merge all
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Christian Stan, on 20 May. 16, No Comments

ANANTARA AL BALEED RESORT SALALAH OPENS THIS SUMMER

Famed for the riches of its frankincense groves and a profusion of tropical greenery that conjures up new images of Arabia, Salalah offers travellers an emerging destination of breathtaking natural beauty. The new resort makes the most of an immaculate site, placing guests between a long,
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Christian Stan, on 8 Apr. 16, No Comments

SHANGRI-LA MAURITIUS, WHERE SOPHISTICATION MEETS LEGEND

Nestled along the untouched eastern coast of the verdant island nation, Trou d'Eau Douce Bay's tranquil, uncrowded world-class beaches are found. Here, the resort offers an unrivalled standard of privacy and personalisation in an atmosphere of refined island luxury. Thoughtfully renovated in
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Christian Stan, on 15 Mar. 16, No Comments