It’s hard not to fall under the spell of Africa with its magnificent landscapes and wildlife, but spotting the big five doesn’t necessarily entail giving up your creature comforts. There are luxury lodges and exotic camps across the magical continent that provide experiences on par with any world-class hotel.
Western Europe is the birthplace of classical music and is unsurprisingly home to some of the world’s greatest orchestras. Classical music enthusiasts are simply spoilt for choice when it comes to both cityscapes and the dulcet tones that emanate from them. Here are just a few of the best cities for symphonies.
Cocktail envy is taking over the world’s hottest bars with each bar tender striving to make a more exclusive and expensive drink than the last. Whilst liquid bling guarantees you a trinket to take home, these five cocktails make their entrance into this list purely on cost of alcoholic ingredients.
This year, a Chinese student and an Italian businessman will both part ways with £1 million to embark on a two-year package holiday visiting more than 150 countries. The trip – billed as the ‘world’s most expensive holiday’ – was launched last year by VeryFirstTo.com, a website specialising in bespoke experiences. Unfortunately the holiday is no longer on offer but here are some alternative million dollar outings, should that cash be burning a hole.
A Mercedes A Class or a Champagne Cocktail? Take your choice. Billionaires are increasing and so is the list of excess. Whilst we can’t tell you just what $50,000 in liquid assets tastes like, these beverages at least come with a sparkly surprise.Image courtesy of Reka Moscow Restaurant