The first Rosewood Hotels & Resorts property to open in Spain
The most iconic hotel on Madrid’s Paseo de la Castellana boulevard – Hotel Villa Magna – is to become the first hotel in Spain to operate under Rosewood Hotels & Resorts. Situated in the heart of Madrid, Rosewood Villa Magna is located among renowned and architecturally impressive restaurants, shops and attractions. With a refreshed contemporary […] The post The first Rosewood Hotels & Resorts property to open in Spain appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
6 of the best ways to experience the Cultural Heart of Germany
As normality slowly returns to our lives, and more and more people are vaccinated, our ability to travel also gradually improves. Should you happen to find yourself in the regions of Saxony and Thuringia, known as the Cultural Heart of Germany, here’s a selection of top experiences, including magical bridges and trails in gloriously unspoilt […] The post 6 of the best ways to experience the Cultural Heart of Germany appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
A yachting getaway in the Aeolian Islands
Peppering the Tyrrhenian Sea just off Sicily’s northeast coast, the Aeolians are a group of seven picturesque islands with volcanic origins, providing stunning cruising grounds for a scenic and relaxed yacht charter. The area is protected by UNESCO and the landscape, as well as the atmosphere, varies significantly from island to island. Exploring by yacht […] The post A yachting getaway in the Aeolian Islands appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
7 things you shouldn’t miss when visiting Norfolk
The East of England county of Norfolk’s charms is as broad as its famous Broads. Far from being the flatlands of the East, Norfolk is a county full of pleasant surprises, the first being that it’s the most temperate and sunny county in the UK. Known as being the place that the British aristocracy call […] The post 7 things you shouldn’t miss when visiting Norfolk appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
The best of the Greater Kruger outside the Sabi Sands
When people think of the Greater Kruger, instantly their mind rushes towards the Sabi Sands. And who could blame them? Filled with a copious amount of wildlife, the Sabi Sands offers some of the most incredible game viewing, especially of the Big 5, across the continent. I would even argue and say that for frequent […] The post The best of the Greater Kruger outside the Sabi Sands appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
New to the Maldives: Siyam World, Maldives
A bold new world of possibilities beckons in the Maldives’ Noonu Atoll this Autumn, with confirmation that the highly anticipated Siyam World, Maldives will open. A natural, carefree playground promising an eye-popping array of “never-seen-before” experiences across land, sea and sky, Siyam World is set to transform the monotonous Maldivian holiday mould with its striking […] The post New to the Maldives: Siyam World, Maldives appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
The most beautiful villages in Ticino, Switzerland
From the summits of its mountains to the shores of its lakes, the Canton of Ticino is dotted with a vast number of towns and villages, each with its fascinating past and unique personality. However, there are six that glow with even more splendor and that make tourists who visit them immediately fall in love, […] The post The most beautiful villages in Ticino, Switzerland appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
The 3 places in the world to be stripped of their UNESCO World Heritage status
The announcement today that Liverpool is being stripped of its World Heritage status will come as a huge disappointment to people throughout Merseyside and beyond. But did you know that this is not the first time the UN has used its powers to strip a site of its World Heritage status? Since UNESCO World Heritage […] The post The 3 places in the world to be stripped of their UNESCO World Heritage status appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
Top 5 lesser known destinations in the Canadian Rockies
For most, hearing “The Canadian Rockies” conjures up images of Lake Louise’s aquamarine waters and the “Rocky Mountaineer” steam train romantically weaving its way between one classically Canadian vista after another. And while the areas in and around Banff National Park are every bit as deserving of the international attention that they draw, they can […] The post Top 5 lesser known destinations in the Canadian Rockies appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
5 things to do in Palma de Mallorca
Since the advent of mass tourism in the 1950s, Palma has been transformed into a tourist destination. This has contributed to a huge change in the city’s traditions, its language, and its economic power. The boom in tourism has caused Palma to grow significantly. In 1960, Mallorca received 500,000 visitors, in 1997 it received more […] The post 5 things to do in Palma de Mallorca appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
The 10 best beaches of northern Sardinia
The marvellous island of Sardinia boasts a special charm and some of the most beautiful beaches of the Mediterranean: from the rich northern coast to the western wild beaches and the eastern cliffs overlooking the sea. The most beautiful beaches of northern Sardinia offer fine white sand, pristine waters, and stunning coves. They are often […] The post The 10 best beaches of northern Sardinia appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
The 5 best UK cities to be an Airbnb host
Analysis reveals that Bradford offers the best combination of low house prices and high Airbnb revenue. According to research by international payment experts RationalFX, it would take nine years of Airbnb income to pay off a property purchase in Bradford compared to 42 years in Luton. The study of just 27 major British cities analysed […] The post The 5 best UK cities to be an Airbnb host appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
5 captivating photo-adventure tours in South America
Pent up for more than a year, traveling shutterbugs are more than ever wanting to spread their wings and again starting exploring the world. Many amateur and professional photographers alike are interested in avoiding the classic tourist mass and/or visiting places during the best-lit seasons for landscape photography, street scenes and underwater shots, as well […] The post 5 captivating photo-adventure tours in South America appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
Rosewood Chongqing to open in 2030
Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® has been appointed by Chongqing Sunac Huacheng Real Estate Development Co., Ltd. to manage Rosewood Chongqing, set to open in the city’s Central Business District in 2030. Situated in the Jiangbeizui International Financial Center, one of China’s preeminent establishments for financial services, the ultra-luxury hotel will underscore Chongqing’s rapid economic development […] The post Rosewood Chongqing to open in 2030 appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
Hilton Maldives Amingiri – Hilton’s fourth resort in the Maldives
Scheduled to open at the end of this year, Hilton Maldives Amingiri will mark the entry of Hilton’s flagship Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand into the Maldives. It will be the fourth resort under the company’s portfolio of brands in the Maldives, joining Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi, Conrad Maldives Rangali Island and SAii Lagoon Maldives, […] The post Hilton Maldives Amingiri – Hilton’s fourth resort in the Maldives appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
Luxury resort staycations in Siem Reap
Siem Reap with no tourists is providing a unique experience for the locals and expats who call Siem Reap or Cambodia home. During the month of June, there were only 500 tickets sold to visit Angkor Wat and the surrounding temples, in previous years, monthly visitor numbers would have been in excess of 200,000. Understandably, […] The post Luxury resort staycations in Siem Reap appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.