From June to September, food lovers and self-proclaimed gourmands will be flocking to the sun-soaked islands of Santorini for the exclusive Andronis Gastronomy Festival. Guests will experience sublime dining brought to you by Michelin starred chefs in three seaside locations across three months. With almost four annual festivals under their belt, this is a foodies delight.
Where the sun shines, the water glistens. From natural to man-made, this list of top ten pool experiences will have you swimming in some of the most luxurious and beautiful pools in the world. Time to pack your swimwear and pick a pool… or better yet, try them all.
The ability to bring together the boutique warmth and friendliness of family with the exclusivity of luxury accommodation, is a fine art. Masters of this fine art are brothers Panos, Markos, Vangelis and Marios. Their parents George and Elefteria Daktylides founded the Myconian Collection in 1979, and to this day the core of the collection remains the same: “to create the ultimate hospitality experience that comes straight from the heart”. Leading the way in luxury accommodation, a stay at one of the Myconian Collection is all you need when in Mykonos.
To travel the world is a big adventure. To travel the world aboard a luxury cruise ship – well, that’s an even bigger adventure. And one not to be missed. Encircle the globe, experience adventure, inspiration and elegance, meet like minded individuals and see the world as it has never been seen before. Silversea presents a world of indulgence, reserved only for the 1%.
There is nothing so thrilling as boarding an aeroplane to journey to an exciting new holiday destination. Until, that is, you remember the flight is at least twelve hours long. As comfortable as business and first class seats are, nothing can compare to the splendour of sleeping in a hotel suite on plush pillows, wrapped in high-thread sheets. That begs the question, can you have your cake and eat it too? Well, Emirates, Singapore Airlines and Etihad seem to think so with their ultra luxe airline suites.
Space has been an alluring mystery for hundreds of years. People love to speculate about what it’s like up there, whether there other life forms and question the authenticity of Armstrong’s moon landing. Imagine for a moment, seeing the world from space, not through footage or photographs, but first hand. Virgin Galactic has been working toward commercial flights for almost a decade. Although there have been several delays over the years, Virgin Galactic is hoping to launch later this year, 2018 . The question is: what are you supposed to do while you wait for your space flight to finally take off? The answer to that question really couldn’t be any better: a near-space balloon flight.
Surfing and summer tend to go hand in hand. So, what on earth is a surf school doing in Norway? Well, the story goes that in the early 1960’s two boys, Thor Frantzen and Hans Egil Krane, were working aboard ships that sailed all over the world. One day, the boys and the ship they worked on arrived in Sydney, Australia. After trying surfing in Sydney, they returned to Norway with a new found passion for surfing. By looking at the album cover of a Beach Boys album they copied the design making their own surf boards. And so, surfing in Unstad Bay began.
Footprints are barely left in the white sand beach as you make your way to the blue-green ocean. The sun warms you and the ocean embraces you. Gliding through the water only for a moment, you take a breath and dive down. Below, vibrantly coloured coral reefs are waiting…
Fiji’s stunning scenery and pristine oceans are the answer to finding ultimate relaxation and inner peace. Its is made up of over 300 islands all remarkable in their own right. However, for someone wanting the best of the best, the cream of the crop, the most luxurious of all the islands, look no further than this ultimate millionaire’s guide to Fiji’s finest private island accommodation.
The people, the beaches, the art and the culture found in Bali have been enticing people for decades. It’s a country so warm and welcoming, that you may never want to leave. And this list of top five places to stay, to relax and to play will certainly have you booking a ticket in no time… maybe even a one-way ticket?
Ever think you would read the words ‘romantic’ and ‘ghost town’ in a sentence together? Well here goes… Nestled in an Alpine Valley not far from Telluride, lies the romantic ghost town of Dunton Hot Springs Resort. Picture, luxuriously restored hand-hewn log cabins, revitalising hot springs and rolling green hills and you’ll be in Dunton Hot Springs.