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.
Colorado is beautiful in winter, but it’s absolutely sublime during the summertime. With boundless mountain peaks, wildflower meadows and breathtaking scenery Colorado is one of the most beautiful states in America. From desert terrain to forested mountains, the rich natural beauty of Colorado has something for everyone. With that in mind, here are our top five scenic drives to enjoy in Colorado summer.
Wine has been around for… well… almost as long as people have been around. Archaeological evidence of wine paralleling that of civilisation dates all the way back to China 7,000 BC. Ancient tribes from Jiahu in the Yellow River Valley would ferment rice, honey and fruits to create wine. Thousands of years later we’re still drinking wine. Although, with our growing knowledge and technological developments, wine production techniques have advanced over the years bringing the world a very tasty drink.
From comedy to cabaret, this five-day event is not just about the music. Glastonbury Festival, located in Pilton, Somerset, is one of the most famous festivals in the world. It incorporates a wide array of contemporary performing arts and attracts people from all over the world. And what better way to enjoy an unforgettable event than to stay in unforgettable accommodation?
With fashion week only a few months away, it’s time to start thinking about your spring and summer wardrobe. What better way to work on your new seasonal look than to take inspiration from the catwalk. Fashion week, or rather fashion month, will give you all you need to look fabulous.