Zahra Al-Kateb

Zahra Al-Kateb

The 11 Best Restaurants in Budapest

By Zahra Al-Kateb

The Hungarian capital abounds with excellent fine dining spots. Taking influence from the surrounding eastern European countries, as well as the city’s multicultural history (Jews previously made up 23% of Budapest’s population, meaning the city has some of the best Jewish food outside of Israel), visitors can expect to find some of Europe’s most opulent dining opportunities in Budapest. While […]

Costes Restaurant

The 5 Best Things to do at Night in Toronto

By Zahra Al-Kateb

As the sun sets on Toronto the city’s eclectic night scene comes to life, with a burgeoning theater district, including the truly unique double-decker Elgin & Winter Garden Theatre, and an exciting range of bars and clubs ideal for the Elite Traveler. The city is also well known for its music scene (most notably offering up names as varied as […]


WatchTime New York – America’s Luxury Watch Show

OCTOBER 26-27, 2018 WatchTime New York, America’s Luxury Watch Show, is a two-day event experience for lovers of fine timepieces, now in its fourth year, taking place in New York City on October 26th and 27th, 2018. Held at Manhattan’s elegant Gotham Hall, WatchTime New York will feature a star-studded lineup of watch brand exhibitors, including Omega, Breguet, MB&F, Seiko, […]

Mayfair Art Weekend

29 June – 1 July 2018 Mayfair’s galleries and auction houses open their doors for Mayfair Art Weekend, a unique celebration of the world’s greatest art market destination. The Royal Academy of Arts will be the base for Mayfair Art Weekend, with a series of talks and tours also being hosted by participating galleries and Brown’s Hotel. Experience the unrivaled […]

Ladies Day at Royal Ascot

JUNE 19-23, 2017 By Private helicopter and a Prime location private box Royal Ascot is the pinnacle of the British social calendar.  The famous track sets the ultimate stage for the best racehorses in the world and fashion is high on the agenda, with extravagant millinery and stylish outfits out in force. The Queen arrives by Royal Procession along the racecourse […]

Hidden Tokyo

By Andy Hayler I first visited Tokyo in 1996, and over the last decade have been there at least annually. It is the world’s top restaurant destination. It has more Michelin starred restaurants (227) than any city on the planet and more three star restaurants (12) than any other, including Paris. No one really knows how many restaurants Tokyo has, […]

According to Andy Hayler: The Top 100 Restaurants in the World

By Andy Hayler The Elite Traveler Top 100 restaurants awards has now been announced. The key thing about this list is that it not decided by a group of chefs or journalists but rather by paying customers, those globe-trotting people that read Elite Traveler. This is important because many well-known restaurant lists can be regarded as rather suspect, in some […]

Elite Traveler May/June 2017

Discover 23 Object of desire The Royal Coffee Maker turns the art of coffee brewing into a ceremony 24 Watches Girard-Perregaux celebrates its 225th anniversary 26 Men’s style Waris Ahluwalia’s collaboration with The Kooples takes us on a journey 28 Women’s style Slim suits offer a chic evening alternative to a dress VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE HERE 30 Jewelry Whimsical feathered […]

The NoMad

Having been inspired by time spent in Switzerland, California and New York City, Daniel Humm’s globetrotting past is evident at The NoMad. Sister to three-Michelin starred Eleven Madison Park, this hotel restaurant is a stylish yet more casual affair. Equally as spectacular though, is the grandeur of the elegant dining room, featuring plush armchairs, red velvet curtains and floor-to-ceiling bookshelves, […]


With three Michelin stars to its name, Geranium offers panoramic park views and is unusually suited on the 8th floor of the National Football Stadium. The location emphasizes Geranium’s vision of gastronomic clarity and diversity. Run by Danish born Chef Rasmus Kofoed, Geranium aims to explore the tension between the urbane and the natural through its dishes and its location. […]