How to turn your bedroom into a luxury hotel

How to turn your bedroom into a luxury hotel

Being locked down needn’t be a complete drag – Chris Moss takes a break in the master bedroom It was the little pink kettle that did it.  Having put it off for, oh, about 25 years, I decided to sort through my travel clobber. I have the time now, after all. No excuses. COVID-19 has […]
Witnessing the coronavirus crisis take hold on a luxury yacht

Witnessing the coronavirus crisis take hold on a luxury yacht

During a 30–plus year career as a specialist cruise writer my seagoing adventures have included encounters with hurricanes and walls of water, being grounded on a sandbank, as well as sailing through pirate-infested waters escorted by the Royal Navy, but never have I...
In search of New Zealand’s remote luxury lodges

In search of New Zealand’s remote luxury lodges

From 10,000 ft up, Otago is tawny and muscular. Forged from earthquakes and carved by glaciers, this is one of New Zealand’s most beautiful, epic and inaccessible landscapes. But amid these craggy mountains and alpine valleys, there is a spot where you can stay,...
How to find luxury for less in glamorous Courchevel

How to find luxury for less in glamorous Courchevel

More, more, more. It’s all about largesse in France’s Trois Vallées, the linked ski area whose 600km of pistes and 160 lifts are celebrated as the world’s biggest. At Ecrin Blanc, Courchevel’s new hotel, the same generous proportions are in full effect. Perched...

Luxury Silk Travel Blanket Critiques

Occasionally one of the most enjoyable components of a holiday is taking advantage of visiting the more uncommon places that an area has to offer you. I have often wondered how a particular person that wanted to travel cross country for a year or 2 would be able to...