MOXY SOUTH BEACH CELEBRATES MIAMI’S COSMOPOLITAN CULTURE

With a design that blends the glamour of midcentury Havana, the artistry of contemporary Mexico City and a tropical vibrancy that’s unmistakably Miami, Moxy South Beach offers the dining, drinking, and lounging options that modern travelers crave, all located steps from the sand. The
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Christian Stan, on 15 Feb. 21, No Comments

SIX SENSES BOTANIQUE DEBUTS IN BRAZIL

Space for guests to flourish The property currently offers seven suites in the main hotel and 11 private villas dotted in the hills around it. A further 16 villas are planned, constructed off-site in a modular manner using local materials and sited to minimize their impact on the
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Christian Stan, on 12 Feb. 21, No Comments

BORA BORA AND TAHITI CLOSED THEIR BORDERS TO TOURISM UNTIL APRIL

Bora Bora The border closure for islands like Tahiti, Bora Bora, and Mo'orea is an attempt to protect Polynesians from contagious new variants of COVID-19 and prevent a full lockdown like last spring's. Instead, locals and residents on the 67 inhabited islands are allowed to move around freely
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Christian Stan, on 11 Feb. 21, No Comments

flydubai RESUMES FLIGHTS TO COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

With the resumption of flights to Colombo, flydubai will grow its network to more than 70 destinations. The airline has been steadily increasing its operations and has recently announced the start of flights to a number of destinations including Doha, Istanbul and the Maldives as well as
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Christian Stan, on 9 Feb. 21, No Comments

SLH MAKES ADDITIONS IN SOUTH AFRICA, ITALY AND FRANCE

South Africa The Liz McGrath Collection SLHreturns to South Africa with three hotels from The Liz McGrath Collection: The Plettenberg on the coastline of the Garden Route; The Marine, a clifftop retreat on the Hermanus Coast; and The Cellars-Hohenort in the historic Constantia Valley, Cape
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Christian Stan, on 4 Feb. 21, No Comments

HIGH AESTHETICS AND LOCAL FLAIR AT KALESMA MYKONOS, WHICH OPENS IN APRIL 2021

With 25 suites and two villas, the hotel opens on April 29 to introduce a luxury experience that balances fun and privacy with genuine insider knowledge of off-the-beaten-path sites. The seasoned trio behind the project - who also established Athens hotspots Sea Spice, Pere and Ubu - are
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Christian Stan, on 3 Feb. 21, No Comments

THE RITZ-CARLTON MALDIVES, FARI ISLANDS TO OPEN JUNE 1

The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands, a 100-villa resort on the beautiful beaches of the North Malé Atoll opening in Q2 2021, is focusing its attentions on cultural immersion in the Maldives. Every decision in the resort’s design and development has been made by looking at it through a
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Christian Stan, on 1 Feb. 21, No Comments

SWEET START TO 2021 AT FOUR SEASONS RESORT BALI AT JIMBARAN BAY

At just 26, Thomas may be young in years, but not on experience. He began his chef apprenticeship at the age of 15 and enjoyed the refinement and precision required for pastry cooking. He progressed to several Michelin-starred restaurants in Europe, working in competitive and demanding
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Christian Stan, on 26 Jan. 21, No Comments

AVANI PALM VIEW DUBAI HOTEL & SUITES IS NOW OPEN

Catering to a mix of leisure, corporate and extended-stay guests, Avani Palm View has 264 Avani Serviced Apartments. Units range from 41 sqm studios up to 165 sqm three-bedroom units. Designed by Aecom and developed by Alfahim, one of the UAE's largest conglomerates, the suites and
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Christian Stan, on 25 Jan. 21, No Comments

WHILE IN MEXICO TAKE A UNIQUE RIDE ON THE TEQUILA TRAIN

The Jose Cuervo Express—nicknamed the Tequila Train for reasons that will become obvious—has been chugging through the untouched Mexican countryside for the past eight or so years, but has recently started offering a new elevated experience fit for the most discerning tequila
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Christian Stan, on 22 Jan. 21, No Comments