Guernsey’s Set To Auction Off The Cheetah

By Will Grice

The Cheetah is set to take centre stage at the upcoming Guernsey’s Auction House event in May. As one of the rarest and most sought after racing cars of all time, the event is a must for any petrolhead. Envious of Ford’s successful foray into racing, General Motors manufactured The Cheetah between 1963 and 1966 as a response to Carrol […]

Art New York Returns for its Fourth Edition

By Lauren Hill

This May, Art New York— the NYC showcase presented by Art Miami—will return to Pier 94 for its fourth edition, highlighting the work of important artists from the contemporary, post-war and pop art eras. This unique showcase will see more than 95 international galleries from 30 countries exhibit their collections of modern and contemporary paintings, photography, prints, drawing, design and […]

Malibu meets the Dolomites

By Kristen Shirley

This story originally appeared in the March/April 2018 issue of Elite Traveler. What better way to see the breathtaking beauty of the Dolomites than by hiking through them? The Ranch, the highly regarded luxury boot camp in Malibu, California, heads to the Italian mountain range this summer for a five-week pop-up, promising transformation and detox at the Rosa Alpina hotel. During […]

Decca Luxe Masterpieces: Luciano Pavarotti Life in Art

“Music is the emotional life of most people.” Leonard Cohen’s wise words from 1984 still echo true. Why is music rarely valued like other artistic disciplines? It’s a natural question for iconic British label Decca Records, part of Universal Music Group. For almost 90 years, Decca has created timeless music – from the Rolling Stones to Luciano Pavarotti – music […]

The Best Eco-Conscious Hotels for Earth Day

By Lauren Hill

With the return of Earth Day on April 22nd, hotels and resorts across the world are reflecting on their sustainability efforts and taking steps to further benefit their surroundings. Travel to Nicaragua’s lush Pacific shores, the vast plains of Zambia and the hottest destination in the Balearics for our pick of eco-conscious hotels. Mukul, an Auberge Resort NICARAGUA Positioned on […]

Cocktail of the Week: Nektar, Shangri-La Hotel Paris

By Lauren Hill

Nektar at Le Bar Botaniste, Shangri-La Hotel, Paris 5cl Cognac Martell Premier Assemblage infused with beeswax 2cl Inula viscosa honey 3cl mead 1.5cl fresh lemon juice A few drops of red propolis Fresh poppy pollen To create this cocktail, combine the beeswax-infused Cognac Martell Premier Assemblage, honey, mead and fresh lemon juice in a cocktail shaker. Shake, strain and pour […]

Guide to Belize

By Alexandra Cheney This story originally appeared in the March/April 2018 issue of Elite Traveler. Though the running joke for locals is that the country was once a prime vacation spot for pirates (think more Captain Jack Sparrow than Captain Phillips), Belize’s greatest treasure is its intense natural beauty. The decor in even the most high-end of Belizean accommodations is simple […]

Elite Traveler Reveals The World’s Best Restaurant

By Will Grice

Elite Traveler is pleased to announce the seventh annual Top 100 Restaurants in the World as voted by our readers. This year’s winner is Grant Achatz’s Alinea. Situated in Chicago’s Lincoln Square district, Achatz’s restaurant has become synonymous with some of the world’s most opulent dining and has cemented itself as one of the best restaurants to ever open its doors […]

The Three Rounded Bags to get Right Now

By Kristen Shirley

This story originally appeared in the March/April 2018 issue of Elite Traveler. Louis Vuitton Taking inspiration from the house’s hatboxes, Nicolas Ghesquière shrunk the silhouette down to a size that fits right along today’s current minibags, yet is still spacious enough to fit the iPhone X. The Petite Boite Chapeau is rendered in luxurious black crocodile and is also available in […]

First drive: Corvette ZR1

By Alexandra Cheney This story originally appeared in the March/April 2018 issue of Elite Traveler. GM flexes its American muscle with the boundary-breaking ZR1. General Motors is throwing down the gauntlet on its European counterparts. The 2019 Corvette ZR1 supercar is the fastest (210mph), loudest (high-pitched on acceleration, burbly once the intercooled supercharger kicks in) and most powerful street car ever […]