ITALY ISN’T CLOSING BORDERS TO TOURISTS THIS YEAR!

“Tourism in Italy will start again, with all precautions and in maximum safety,” said Palmucci in a statement. “ did well to clarify that no border closure is expected. Those who love Italy must be allowed to return to enjoy it, in compliance with governmental and regional
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Christian Stan, on 4 May. 20, No Comments

JUMEIRAH GROUP ADDS CAPRI PALACE TO ITS EXPANDING INTERNATIONAL PORTOFOLIO

Designed in the style of an eighteenth-century Neapolitan palazzo, Capri Palace has attracted the great and the good since it first opened its doors in the 1960s, swiftly establishing itself as the island’s most iconic hotel. Under Jumeirah’s direction, the property is set to continue to go
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Christian Stan, on 12 Dec. 19, No Comments

THE ST.REGIS VENICE DEBUTS ON GRAND CANAL

In total, the hotel comprises five “palazzi,” the oldest of which dates to the 17th century. The hotel has 169 guestrooms and suites, many of which have private terraces or Juliet balconies offering views of Venice’s top landmarks (think: Santa Maria della Salute Basilica and the
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Christian Stan, on 17 Oct. 19, No Comments

RING IN THE NEW YEAR IN STYLE AT FOUR SEASONS HOTEL FIRENZE

This holiday season, local theatres offer divine concerts and museums display unique exhibitions, from the Leonardo da Vinci themed exhibition at the Palazzo Vecchio to the classic dance shows at the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Theatre. The city itself turns into a wonderful scene lit with
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Christian Stan, on 15 Oct. 19, No Comments

ENJOY THE COLOURS OF FALL AT MANDARIN ORIENTAL, LAGO DI COMO

Available from 30 September 2019, the Colours of Fall package includes a signature therapy treatment at the resort’s state-of-the-art Spa, Chef’s signature Afternoon Tea and other benefits, in addition to the art class. Lake Como is a mesmerising location at any time of year, a tranquil,
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Christian Stan, on 17 Sep. 19, No Comments

HOTEL INDIGO OPENED IN MILAN, ITALY’S FASHION CAPITAL

Milan is the birthplace of some of the world’s most recognised high-end fashion designers including Prada, Armani and Dolce & Gabbana. Fashion has played a huge part in Milanese culture for the best part of three centuries, ever since the city’s first fashion houses set up shop here in
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Christian Stan, on 19 Aug. 19, No Comments

CHAPTER ROMA, A VIBRANT CREATIVE HUB IN THE HEART OF ROME

When considering the visual concept of Chapter Roma, award-winning Johannesburg-based designer Tristan du Plessis drew inspiration both from Regola’s current incarnation as a thriving art hub, and its past life as a center for blacksmithery. The structure of the original building has been
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Christian Stan, on 8 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

SAY CIAO TO THE NEW MANDARIN ORIENTAL LAGO DI COMO

But as soon as you go through from the new glassed-in entrance, you can tell that you’re in a very different place. CastaDiva celebrated its former resident with vividly theatrical décor—heavy velvet drapes and chairs in deep jewel tones. But Mandarin Oriental’s designers have changed
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Christian Stan, on 26 Jun. 19, No Comments

MINIMALISM MEETS MAJESTY AT PALAZZO DANIELE, PUGLIA

Set in the village of Gagliano del Capo and opening April 15th, the residence has returned to its core essentials, where exposed walls bear the cracks of time and monastic beds take center stage, augmenting the grandeur of the original ceiling frescoes and mosaic flooring. The sister property
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Christian Stan, on 26 Mar. 19, No Comments