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Japan’s incredible Ishikawa prefecture – A Luxury Travel Blog

Fall in love with a hidden gem, a golden part of Japan that’s a rare glimpse at uncompromising beauty and traditions that span centuries. If Japan’s Ishikawa prefecture, on the north-west coast of Honshu Island, isn’t on your travel wish list, it should be. Just a bullet train ride from Tokyo and hugging the coastline [...]read moreJapan’s incredible Ishikawa prefecture – A Luxury Travel Blog

Luxury sunglasses: How to choose the right sunglasses for your face shape

Finding sunglasses that suit you isn’t always as easy as you might expect. But fear not – we’ve spoken to the experts at Saks Fifth Avenue to gain a better understanding of how certain frames complement specific face shapes to enhance your look. Knowing which sunglass styles suit you is critical in helping you to [...]read moreLuxury sunglasses: How to choose the right sunglasses for your face shape

7 unique spa treatments from around the world

Getting pampered at spas are part and parcel of luxury travel for many people. While there’s nothing wrong with conventional treatments, some travellers are looking for a spa treatment that’s a little bit different – and we’re not talking about sand baths and seaweed wraps. In this guide, we’ll visit the place where innovation meets [...]read more7 unique spa treatments from around the world

6 captivating destinations in South America’s Patagonia

Patagonia is so much more than the retailer selling puff jackets and down vests. Blanketing the southern tip of South America, the vast region of Patagonia covers both southern Argentina and southern Chile, encompassing a massive expanse of untouched wilderness of extraordinary beauty packed with outdoor adventure. With endless hiking routes for everyone (from expert [...]read more6 captivating destinations in South America’s Patagonia

New England luxury yacht charter: Fall foliage and fresh lobster delights

Nestled in the northeastern corner of the United States lies a region adorned with breathtaking natural beauty, steeped in maritime history and with a coastline perfect for exploring by luxury charter yacht. Six states – Rhode Island, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine – hug the Atlantic coast creating a wonderful, compact cruising area [...]read moreNew England luxury yacht charter: Fall foliage and fresh lobster delights

Why Siem Reap should be your next luxury golf vacation

Siem Reap in Cambodia is famed for temple tours and cultural experiences, it regularly ranks as one of the top global travel destinations, with ancient wonders like Angkor Wat drawing tourists from far and wide. But in addition to the UNESCO world heritage sites that surround Siem Reap, there are world class golf courses, and [...]read moreWhy Siem Reap should be your next luxury golf vacation

Top outdoor activities in and around Barcelona

Barcelona’s excellent weather and lively atmosphere makes it the perfect destination for those wanting to participate in an array of outdoor activities. From horseback riding through Costa Brava to kayaking in Mont-Rebei Gorge, there’s an activity for every family, couple, and solo traveller wanting to experience more of Catalonia’s outdoors. Let’s have a look at [...]read moreTop outdoor activities in and around Barcelona

Romantic getaway experiences in Statesville, North Carolina

No need for couples to head off to Paris or Venice, the United States offers many noteworthy romantic getaways full of true ‘Americana’ experiences and Insta-worthy scenery. An easy drive from Charlotte, North Carolina, Statesville might just be the South’s best kept secret. Sparkling with Southern charm, the town of Statesville offers a quiet, comfortable [...]read moreRomantic getaway experiences in Statesville, North Carolina

Review: Porthcothan Mill Cottage, Near Padstow, Cornwall, UK

  A pair of original millstones stand by the entrance to this luxurious cottage that sits inland from the North Cornwall coast, west of Padstow and east of Newquay. But it is a mere five-minute walk, through a meadow designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, to a surfing beach. Appropriately, it is a [...]read moreReview: Porthcothan Mill Cottage, Near Padstow, Cornwall, UK

Review: Old Lanvean Cottage, St. Mawgan, Near Newquay, Cornwall, UK

Way out West, Cornwall is Britain’s California. A rugged landscape where the ocean washes white sand beaches and the Gulf Stream warms palm trees. But it’s a peninsula that sometimes hankers after independence with its distinctive black-and-white flag, own language and unofficial “national anthem”. On the fringe of Britain this is an ancient Celtic region [...]read moreReview: Old Lanvean Cottage, St. Mawgan, Near Newquay, Cornwall, UK