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.

An Equestrian Experience at Inn at Dos Brisas

By Olivia Cuccaro The Austin Rodeo wraps up this weekend, but a luxury getaway for the equestrian can be found in Texas any time of year. The Inn at Dos Brisas, a Relais & Châteaux property, offers the amenities of an upscale resort in a quaint ranch setting. On 313 acres of rolling meadows, The Inn at Dos Brisas provides […]

Cocktail of the Week: Sakura Saketini

By Olivia Cuccaro Sakura Saketini 1.6 oz  Hakkaisan Ginjyo sake 1. oz  Dover sakura liqueur .6 oz  sakura syrup To create our cocktail of the week this National Cocktail Day, combine ingredients in a cocktail shaker with a pinch of salt. Pour into a chilled martini glass and serve. At long last, spring has arrived. While stateside celebrations are taking […]

Guide to Cherry Blossom Season in Washington, DC

By Olivia Cuccaro Each spring, the US capital transforms into a floral festival to celebrate the blooming cherry blossoms. The cherry trees date back to 1912, when the mayor of Tokyo gifted 3,000 of them to the city. From an Opening Ceremony with American and Japanese performers, to a Blossom Kite Festival by the Washington Monument, to an annual parade, […]

Discovering Milan Design Week 2017

Each year, Milan Design Week – Salone del Mobile.Milano – draws avid followers of the design industry to the vibrant Italian city. Returning in 2017 for its 56th edition, the design fair will encompass a series of different exhibitions in pavilions that have been set up in the Fiera Milano exhibition center, showcasing a diversity of innovative products. As more […]

Explore the Amazon with Cousteau and Aqua Expeditions

By Olivia Cuccaro You don’t have to be one of history’s great explorers to vacation like one. Adventurers around the world know Jacques Cousteau as the famous French oceanographer responsible for co-developing the Aqua-lung and championing marine conservation. Credited with innovating modern diving and leading underwater expeditions, Cousteau’s legacy has been passed on to his son, Jean-Michel Cousteau, who is […]

Designer Timothy Corrigan Reveals His Paris Tips

By Lauren Jade Hill Considered one of the world’s leading interior designers, and named the 2017 Icon of Design, Timothy Corrigan is celebrated for the timelessly elegant interiors he creates. Owing to his success, Corrigan’s work has appeared across the world, but the designer divides much of his time between Paris and Los Angeles. And it’s in Paris that the designer […]

Guide to Geneva

By Danae Mercer This story originally appeared in the March/April 2017 issue of Elite Traveler. With its United Nations headquarters and a prominent luxury watch industry, Geneva is often seen as a weekday business destination. However, this gorgeous Swiss city has so much to offer beyond the office. On weekends, Geneva empties. The resulting quiet is perfect for strolling around the […]

Live the Yachting Experience in the British Virgin Islands

If you’re looking for a unique getaway, see and visit several non-inhabited islands, secluded anchorages and coves in the BVI. There are various luxurious yachting experiences that are fully crewed to cater to your every need. With a private chef on the yacht ready to surprise you with a new decadent meal each day and a captain on board to […]

Conservatorium Celebrates Anniversary with Big Five Stay

By Lauren Jade Hill Taking pride of place in Amsterdam’s Museum Quarter, the grand hotel Conservatorium provides a luxurious place to stay that’s within moments of the city’s cultural sites, while combining its historic façade with stylish interiors and a wealth of luxury amenities. Now, as the prestigious hotel turns five, guests are invited to experience The Big Five package, combining […]

Meeting Manta Rays with Hurawalhi Island Resort

By Lauren Jade Hill With its abundance of marine life, the Maldives’ Lhaviyani Atoll is celebrated worldwide for having some of the world’s best dive sites within its borders. Turtles, sharks and barracuda can be seen in these crystal clear waters, along with clouds of tropical fish such as butterflyfish and Napoleon wrasse. But perhaps most extraordinarily, the atoll is also […]