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Cocktail of the Week: The Moët Diamond

By Olivia Cuccaro The Moët Diamond 3 oz Moët Imperial Brut champagne 1/2 oz Grand Marnier orange liqueur 2 dashes cherry bitters 1 rock candy stick No New Year’s Eve celebration is complete without a little sparkle. At Elite Traveler, we’re ringing in 2017 right with a Moët Diamond. To create our cocktail of the week for your NYE soiree, […]

7 Gorgeous Winter Candles You Need In Your Life

There’s nothing more satisfying than a beautifully scented candle. The scent of warm seasonal spices, pine, cinnamon and other wonderful things is a sure-fire way to get us snuggled up and cozy on the sofa. Just what we need on a chilly winter’s evening… Plus, it makes a fabulous last-minute gift for family and friends. Here’s our season’s top picks to choose from. Jo Malone, Orange […]

Louboutin Introduces SS17 Pre-Collection

By Olivia Cuccaro With 2017 only days away, it’s out with the old and in with the new…shoes, that is. The Spring/Summer 2017 pre-collection from Parisian favorite Christian Louboutin is inspiring a closet makeover in favor of these striking new styles. The pre-collection arrivals are an inclusive set, appealing to both the stiletto lover and boot wearer. Blocked heels and […]

Holiday Cocktail Guide

Presented by Grey Goose As it’s the season to eat, drink and be merry, get in the festive spirit with Grey Goose – the perfect spirit to create divine cocktails for you and your guests. Whilst champagne is the ordinary choice for a celebration, Grey Goose brings something extraordinary to any occasion – the limited edition holiday gift packs exude […]

The Most Luxurious Christmas Crackers

Forget thimbles, tape measures and paper clips – our selection of the most luxurious crackers contain the ultimate Christmas gifts and are sure to leave no one at the dinner table disappointed. Described as “The world’s most luxurious Christmas crackers”, VeryFirstTo’s Christmas crackers are nothing short of magnificent, with opulent gifts including an Aston Martin Vanquish Coupe, a Cartier Diamond […]

No. 5 Wine Bar Now Serving Madeira 1675 By the Glass

Toulouse’s No. 5 Wine Bar, 2016 winners of the Best Wine Bar in Europe, has recently added to its award-winning wine list. Increasing their stock from 15,000 to 18,000 bottles, owners Thomas and Anne Cabrol are now serving 3,200 different wines, with 700 new labels having been added. Another feature is the increase in wines by the glass, where an […]

Stay Energized: Best Exercises for Long Haul Flights

The consequences of a long haul flight can leave you feeling tired and groggy, not to mention the increased risk of developing travel-related deep vien thrombosis (DVT). Hours of no movement and confined spaces means your blood circulation becomes stagnant, reducing oxygen levels in the blood and often causing swelling around the foot and ankles. However, there are plenty of things you can […]

Rare & Beautiful: Gifts of the Earth and Sea

By Manon Crespi Anissa Carroll’s passion for gemstones awakened as a child when she started making jewelry, and really started to flourish when she began studying gemstones and antique, period-style and famous-maker jewelry. She is a gemologist graduate from the Gemological Institute of America, and has been working with the International Gemological Institute, known for its independent evaluations and grading […]

Beauty 101: How To Survive The Festive Party Season

It’s true that our skin woes reach a peak during the festive season. Canapé laden feasts, flowing champagne, late nights and of course, the end of year stress, all come at the most unwelcoming of times, but fear not, Elite Traveler is here to help. From re-stashing your beauty arsenal to investing in a good quality detoxing supplement, there are plenty of tips […]

Rare & Beautiful: David Webb

By Manon Crespi He was once referred to as “the creative meteor about town,” which makes perfect sense having had such incredible clients as Jackie Kennedy, Elizabeth Taylor and the Duchess of Windsor. Sadly, though, like a bright star that passes through the earth’s atmosphere, David Webb’s light was cut short by cancer at the age of 50 back in […]