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Extraordinary Adventures with Four Seasons

Flying around the world on the luxuriously appointed Four Seasons Private Jet, you’ll enjoy the freedom to personalize your itinerary and create an unforgettable journey. Throughout your travels, stay exclusively at Four Seasons hotels and resorts, and enjoy world-class service on the ground — and at 40,000 feet.  A Four Seasons Concierge travels with you, assisting with everything from spa […]

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Four Seasons Private Jet2

Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Debuts the World’s First and Only Pineapple Villa

Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Punta Cana, the 208-suite resort in the Dominican Republic, have announced the creation of the world’s first and only Pineapple Villa. Inspired by the home of Nickelodeon’s animated superstar SpongeBob SquarePants in Bikini Bottom, the two-bedroom/ three-bathroom loft-style villa will include a play area, private gardens, courtyard, outdoor shower, jetted Jacuzzi and infinity pool. The two-bedroom, […]

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Pineapple Villa Rendering 2016-03-24
Pineapple Villa Rendering 2016-03-24

The World’s First 24 Karat Gold Surfboard – The Aureus

The Aureus is made by incorporating 24 Karat gold throughout its construction – marking a world first in surfboard manufacturing techniques. Designed and co-created by Europe’s only professional female board maker, Ellie Miller of Miller Surfboards, the, the limited-edition 6ft 8ins board is reported to be fully functional and hand-built to the highest standards using traditional craftsmanship and modern design. Priced at […]

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Fendi Opens First Boutique Hotel in Rome

Fans of Fendi can now enjoy a unique experience that goes beyond shopping at the brand’s flagship boutique – they can stay there too. The luxury fashion house has unveiled the refurbished Palazzo Fendi: a store, boutique hotel and restaurant in Italy’s capital. Set in central Rome, Palazzo Fendi originally belonged to the Ludovisi Boncompagni family. In 2005, the remarkable […]

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Elite Traveler Top 100 Restaurants 2016 : Full List Revealed

By Codelia Mantsebo The wait is over as the winners of the Elite Traveler Top 100 Restaurants 2016 are finally announced today. For the fifth consecutive year Elite Traveler readers have voted for their favorite fine dining destinations in the world. The top spot went to Chicago’s renowned Alinea for the fifth year running, while Spanish restaurant Azurmendi came in second […]

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Alinea_Grant Achatz
Alinea_Grant Achatz

Grey Goose and Kurobuta at Harvey Nichols Knightsbridge Fifth Floor

By Codelia Mantsebo With a revamped cocktail bar and two new additions to the luxury boutique’s top floor, Harvey Nichols Knightsbridge Fifth Floor makes the ultimate food and drink destination for Londoners. The transformation has seen an addition of POLPO, the restaurant group’s first site in Knightsbridge; Japanese small plates from restaurateur Scott Hallsworth at Kurobuta; and a redesigned Fifth […]

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Portfolios with Purpose Host Fourth Annual Awards Night

On March 21, 2016, Portfolios with Purpose hosted their 4th Annual Awards Night celebrating the winners of the 2015 Classic Competition, which is an annual stock-picking competition whereby participants compete on behalf of their favorite charity. The event was held at the iconic Museum of the City of New York, overlooking Central Park.   Upon arrival, VIP Sponsor, Lincoln Motor […]

Portfolio Awards
Portfolio Awards
Portfolio Awards

The Review: Cindy’s

City Cuisine Style Michelin Stars Elite Traveler Andy Hayler
Chicago

By Tenley Satre New York-based design firm Roman and Williams created a bright and airy space in Cindy’s restaurant which beautifully contrasts the masculine feel of the rest of the Chicago Athletic Association Hotel.  Cindy’s is a glass jewel on top of the historic building, complete with an open-air terrace and panoramic views of the Chicago skyline, Millennium Park and […]

Cindy’s Restaurant at the Chicago Athletic Association, a luxury boutique hotel located on Michigan Avenue
Cindy’s Restaurant at the Chicago Athletic Association, a luxury boutique hotel located on Michigan Avenue
Cindy’s Restaurant at the Chicago Athletic Association, a luxury boutique hotel located on Michigan Avenue

Venice Simplon-Orient-Express Unveils New Bar Car

By Codelia Mantsebo The Venice Simplon-Orient-Express has unveiled a new bar car christened ‘3674’, featuring vibrant blues and golds and reflecting the iconic insignia of the historic carriages and patterns inspired by the train’s marquetry. For a truly unique rail travel experience, the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express transports guests to a by-gone era of elegance with its luxurious vintage carriages. The ‘3674’bar […]

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Air Culinaire Worldwide Expands in California with Asset Purchase of Stevie’s In-Flight Catering

Air Culinaire Worldwide has announced the asset purchase of Stevie’s state-of-the-art, in-flight catering facility. The purchase will increase capacity and coverage in the Southern California region, allowing Air Culinaire Worldwide to be more responsive when handling the increasing demand for in-flight catering in the area. With the new facility, Air Culinaire Worldwide will also be able to accommodate last-minute orders […]

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Verrine Trio
Verrine Trio