The ultimate guide to every major destination, for the elite traveler. Join us as we tour the world’s best hotels, the finest restaurants and all of the world’s leading luxury travel offerings.

The Most Majestic Monuments in Spain

By Lauren Hill

Travel to historic cities across Spain for insight into the diverse cultural influence that’s made this the country it is today. The most majestic monuments in Spain tell the stories of this fascinating past through their architectural magnificence. Alhambra Palace, Granada One of Spain’s most iconic monuments, this palace and fortress is what brings many travelers to the Andalusian city. […]

Elite Guide to Melbourne for Australian Grand Prix

By Alex Martin

The Australian Grand Prix marks the start of the new Formula One season. To celebrate, Elite Traveler has put together a complete guide to Melbourne. Over 100,000 motoring enthusiasts will descend on Melbourne to see Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel begin a new battle for the world championship on March 17. Thanks to its glamorous history and expensive taste, Grands […]

A Luxury Travel Guide to Kyoto

By Elite Traveler

By Kate Springer This story originally appeared in the March/April 2019 issue of Elite Traveler. Established in the 7th century, Kyoto was once the capital of Japan and home of the Imperial family. Today, the city is still considered the epicenter of culture in Japan, boasting more than 1,600 temples, 17 Unesco World Heritage Sites and countless Zen gardens. Though postcard […]

Seabourn to Host Immersive New Wellness Cruises

By Lauren Hill

The luxury cruise line Seabourn has announced plans to host two new wellness cruises. The first will depart from Athens in November 2019 before following ancient trade routes to Dubai. The second, departing in February 2020, will then travel from Auckland to Sydney, taking in New Zealand’s most enticing destinations and points of Australia’s East Coast in-between. Each wellness cruise […]

XOJET Announces Masters Package with Butterfield & Robinson

By Emma Reynolds

Private aviation company XOJET and luxury travel and tour operator Butterfield & Robinson have teamed up to offer an exclusive experience for the Masters 2019 golf tournament this April 11 through 14 so you can beat the crowds and enjoy golf’s biggest event in complete luxury. Once you land in Augusta, a true insider experience awaits. Enjoy three-day access to […]

Carlton Hotel St Moritz Launches Exclusive Swiss Experience

By Emma Reynolds

One of the most prestigious ski resorts in the world, Carlton Hotel St Moritz is now offering an exclusive Swiss experience aboard the Glacier Express via a train journey that allows you to see the natural grandeur of Switzerland from the comfort of a private, luxury cabin. In this experience, with the purchase of an Excellence Class ticket, you’ll receive […]

Looking ahead to the Superyacht Cup, Mallorca

By Elite Traveler

By David Branigan This story originally appeared in the March/April 2019 issue of Elite Traveler. As a destination for Olympians, around-the-world competitors, racers and cruisers alike, the spectacular Bay of Palma in Mallorca, Spain, is no stranger to yachts; a fleet of 20 vessels might normally be considered unremarkable. But a fleet comprising many of the most beautiful superyachts in the […]

A Family Adventure in the Desert

By Elite Traveler

By Michelle Russell This story originally appeared in the March/April 2019 issue of Elite Traveler. Your kids aren’t always going to want to join you on vacation. But throw in some camels, quad bikes, a spa and great food, and you might just keep them with you for that precious extra year. To help persuade those discerning teenagers, Dunes by Al […]

Literary Stays at Luxury Hotels for World Book Day

By Lauren Hill

With World Book Day coming around on March 7th, we take a look at the hotels celebrating their literary connections. From world-renowned literary cities to a book-centric resort in Maldives, these are the best luxury hotels for a literary stay. Pulitzer Amsterdam This heritage-rich hotel in Amsterdam was established by Peter Pulitzer, grandson of the Pulitzer Prize founder, Joseph. To […]

Aspen Skiing Co Launches Members-Only Snowmass Mountain Club

By Emma Reynolds

Aspen Skiing Co recently announced its latest offering: Snowmass Mountain Club. It is the first exclusive, members-only club in nearly two decades – enjoy luxury facilities and year-round programming. Located in Snowmass Base Village (which recently underwent a $600 million renovation) at Limelight Hotel, the club’s headquarters occupies a 5,000 sq ft space on the plaza level with a lounge […]