Category: travel blog

50,000 USD a night? How Much is Too Much to spend on a hotel stay?

As I was preparing to take a flight from New York to South Africa recently I picked up a magazine touting the best about luxury travel. It contained beautiful penthouses, tropical getaways and the 100 best (and probably most expensive) suites in the whole world. One property stood out above the rest, the Time Warner …

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What does it take for a trip to become a journey? These images will show you:

The Alps Switzerland   These are ways a trip can become a journey: something that truly affects our life and experiences such that we are changed by every place, person and thing we encounter.

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Castiglion del Bosco embodies a Tuscan sense of Time and Place

  Being both a luxury hotel enthusiast and a Tuscany aficionado the chance to experience Castiglione di Bosco was a dream come true. Driving up the hot, dusty roads around Montalcino in late August was like arriving to a long awaited promised land. 

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Making the most of forty eight hours in Tuscany

  We found ourselves with two nights in Italy on our way to Serbia and Istanbul, most people may have stuck close to Rome or used some ‘recovery’ days from a long haul flight, but jet lag is something we’ve decidedly overcome in favor of enjoying our travels to the fullest.

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