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 […]

Richard James Opens First US Store in New York

By Emma Reynolds

British tailor Richard James recently opened its first US store on New York City’s prestigious Park Avenue this week. The Savile Row brand is known for bespoke tailoring in addition to vibrant, yet classic ready-to-wear. The 2,260-sq-ft boutique, in a gorgeous building on the corner of 57th, enlisted Andy Martin Architecture to design the open-plan space, the same firm who […]

Elite Review: Hotel du Collectionneur

Just a lovely 15-minute stroll from the Arc de Triomphe and with the Champs-Èlysèes just around the corner, Hôtel du Collectionneur is perfectly located to explore the city of love. It is the biggest independent 5-star hotel in France with 487 guestrooms, subterranean spa, fully equipped gym, restaurants and bar, a comprehensive business center and meeting rooms that encircle a […]

The New Timeshifter App Helping Eliminate Jet Lag

By Samantha Coles

This story originally appeared in the September/October 2018 issue of Elite Traveler. Sometimes there’s just no escaping the dreaded jet lag—no matter how luxurious your journey and destination, it can leave you feeling like a zombie and without enough energy to enjoy the first few days of your well-earned vacation. The new Timeshifter app has been developed to help travelers eliminate […]

Elite Review: Bulgari Hotel London

A stone’s throw from Harrods and Harvey Nichols and perched on the edge of Hyde Park, Bulgari Hotel London is perfectly positioned in the city’s most exclusive area. Despite being so close to the action, the hotel is a soothing respite (especially if you’ve been out shopping) with sleek, moody interiors, an exceptional spa and gym and Alain Ducasse’s second […]

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New Luxury Villas Offer Safe Haven In Eco Paradise

By Richard Webb

New ownership of the famed Peninsula Papagayo resort community in Costa Rica has announced that Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, the world’s leading luxury hospitality company, will assume management of a new collection of environmentally designed private villas and estate homes. The eco-chic Four Seasons Private Residences Prieta Bay enclave is part of the destination’s more than $100 million re-imagination […]

Four Seasons Resort Lanai

Four Seasons Resort Lanai is your gateway to the most exclusive, secluded paradise in Hawaii. Lanai remains the Hawaii of yesterday: unspoiled, unhurried and unequaled. Experience your own private island adventure across 90,000 acres of diverse landscape with an incredible array of activities, many managed by Four Seasons. Venture out on horseback with your personal wrangler, discover Lanai’s history and […]

Ladera Resort

The only resort in Saint Lucia overlooking the Pitons — the two volcanic spires that are a Unesco World Heritage site — with the shimmering Caribbean Sea below, Ladera is the ultimate romantic retreat. Each of the resort’s distinctive suites is designed with one wall missing, creating a very special atmosphere and the feeling of being in harmony with the […]

Guide to Philadelphia

By Kelsey Llewellyn Once the nation’s capital, Philadelphia is brimming with history and patriotism. While you won’t meet the founding fathers on your trip to this iconic city (or the original ones, at least), you’ll be in the place where revolts against King George III were conceived and “a more perfect Union” was planned. Nonetheless, while Philadelphia is often lauded […]

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5 Michelin Star Restaurants in Spain

By Lauren Jade Hill Showcasing their nation’s great culinary traditions while simultaneously introducing diners to something entirely new, Spain undoubtedly has some of the world’s most exciting restaurants within its borders. Each holding three stars, these Michelin star restaurants in Spain stand out as some of the very best. Azurmendi LARRABETZU As the restaurant that took the number one spot […]