Cocktail of the Week: Mezcal Negroni

By Emma Reynolds

Mezcal Negroni at the Four Seasons Restaurant  1oz Yola Mezcal 1oz Suze (Gentian-based aperitif) 1oz Lillet Blanc Vermouth 6 dashes of orange bitters Optional: Lemon twist To make, stir all ingredients in a mixing glass and strain into a large old-fashioned glass over a cube of ice. Squeeze a lemon twist into the glass and garnish on top if you […]

Grand Velas Los Cabos Takes Wellness to New Heights

By Elite Traveler

In this new health-conscience world, today’s active travels are constantly looking for ways to blend their personal lifestyle with the joys of vacationing. Time is always at a premium and even more so when you are trying to make the most of your time away from home and office. Well, Grand Velas Los Cabos has the answer. Designed to rejuvenate […]

A Guide to Women’s Jump-Hour Watches

By Kristen Shirley

The jump-hour watch often removes the hour hand and displays the hour through an aperture. In ladies’ timepieces, this gives watchmakers more room on the dial to showcase their jewelry artistry and creatively display the minutes. They are also technical masterpieces: As the minutes approach 60, power builds up to make the movement’s hour disc jump to the next, and […]

Gridiron Review: A Haven For London Meat Lovers

As I arrived at Como Metropolitan Hotel in London’s Mayfair, I found myself wondering if I was in the right place. A brash brightness and the overwhelming scent of hotel lobby was not what I had come for. Walk a few meters to your right, however, and you find yourself immediately transported to a classic, low-ceilinged, dimly-lit brasserie where that enforced fragrance of cleanliness is […]

Mortlach to Release $13,300 Single Malt Whisky

Legendary Speyside distillery Mortlach is to release its oldest ever single malt Scotch whisky with a retail price of £10,000 ($13,295). Only 94 bottles of Mortlach 47-Year-Old will be made available and demand is expected to outstrip supply many times over. Those hoping to secure one of the distinctive bottles have been invited to register their interest with Justerini & Brooks, who are […]

Celebrate Cherry Blossom Season Around the World

By Emma Reynolds

Spring has officially sprung, and with that comes cherry blossom celebrations around the world. We’ve rounded up the best hotels around the world to see the cherry blossoms now through April. Japan From Tokyo to Hokkaido and Hirosaki to Kyoto, Japan is known best for their cherry blossoms, or the Sakura flower. To see these beautiful blooms in complete luxury, join […]

Luxury Remote Hotels You Never Knew Existed

by Matthew Robertson of Momentum Adventure The luxury holiday landscape is changing. For many, relaxing in a five-star resort no longer cuts it. Instead, the world’s elite are opting for luxury remote hotels where they can find adventure without compromising on comfort. In response, a number of ultra-secluded luxury hotels have sprouted up in some of the world’s least-traveled destinations. […]

Explore the Galápagos Aboard the MV Origin

By Theodora Halstead

The volcanic geology of the Galápagos has captured the imaginations of intrepid travelers since the first recorded visit in 1535. There are restrictions on accessing the islands to protect the endemic flora, fauna and wildlife, but Ecoventura’s MV Origin is the ideal vessel from which to explore. Late last year, Origin became the first expedition yacht in the world to […]

The Ritz-Carlton Berlin Emerges from Renovation

By Lauren Hill

The new-look Ritz-Carlton, Berlin has reopened after a 40 million Euro renovation. The hotel now stands out for its 1920s-inspired design with references to the golden era of German cinema. Resplendent in the gilded glamour of 1920s decor, the hotel is now home to lavish new space for dining and imbibing, refreshed wellness and lounge areas, and sumptuously decorated suites. […]

Women’s Fashion: Pretty in Pink for Spring 2019

For instant glamour, inject a dose of hot pink into your spring wardrobe. Whether you go all out in head-to-toe fuchsia or accent your look with a magenta shoe, you’ll be sure to turn heads. Altuzarra sunglasses Price: $435 More information:,