Kudadoo Maldives Reveals New Yacht ‘Bella’

By Alex Martin

Kudadoo Maldives Private Island has purchased a state-of-the-art Princess F55 motor yacht to add to its growing list of experiences for guests. Named Bella, the yacht will allow adventurous guests to explore the Maldives in ultimate style. She is available to rent her for half a day, a full day or to undertake a multiple-night private excursion. Visitors wishing to […]

Wally: Iconic Yachts From the Ultimate Innovators

By Theodora Halstead

Following Ferretti Group’s investment into yacht designer and builder Wally earlier this year, Elite Traveler looks at three yachts that have made this brand such an innovative and dynamic force in the superyacht world. Wallyace These days you’d be hard-pressed to find a yacht without a beach club that enables you to easily access the water. However, this wasn’t always […]

Ponant Announces Gastronomic Cruises with Relais & Châteaux

By Emma Reynolds

French cruise line Ponant has partnered with Relais & Châteaux to offer three gastronomic cruise itineraries for 2020 hosted by a Relais & Châteaux chef in Europe, Africa and Asia. Relais & Châteaux is one of the highest badges of excellence in the hospitality and culinary worlds, and the company takes tremendous pride in who it honors. In total, there […]

Pangkor Laut Resort Review: A Natural Paradise

By Alex Martin

As I walked into my ocean villa at Pangkor Laut Resort, the first thing that caught the eye was a guide to the island’s wildlife. It reassures me that the monitor lizards that roam the beaches pose no threat despite measuring up to five feet long. It also urges me to lock my door properly because monkeys have become adept […]

Inspirato Launches First-Ever Luxury Travel Subscription

By Emma Reynolds

You may have heard of Inspirato, a luxury hospitality company helping travelers book vacations through private destination clubs and hospitality partners. The company, which was founded in 2011, has a roster of luxury vacation homes, hotels and experiences all over the world that members can book. With more than 17,000 members, they know they will receive an unparalleled and consistent […]

Spa of the Week: The Spa at Rosewood Castiglion del Bosco

By Emma Reynolds

Bucolic Tuscan resort Rosewood Castiglion del Bosco champions Italian wellness through its spa haven that promotes rejuvenation from the inside out and utilizes locally sourced ingredients in all of its treatments. The spa is situated in the former wine cellars of the estate and encourages you to sit in nature with its private lush gardens, outdoor relaxation areas and expansive […]

The Rubens at The Palace Launches UK’s Most Expensive Tea

By Alex Martin

The Rubens at the Palace has taken inspiration from its regal position next to the home of the royal family by introducing the United Kingdom’s most expensive tea. Situated across the road from Buckingham Palace, the luxury London hotel already offers guests the chance to experience life as a royal with their Royal Afternoon Tea, served in a room that […]

Getting to Know Master Architect Antonio Citterio

By Samantha Coles

Since coming onto Milan’s design scene in the 1980s, Antonio Citterio has become a bonafide force for luxury brands. He has worked with Hermes, B&B Italia, Flexform, Luminaire, Vitra and Technogym, giving each of them the Midas touch when it comes to sales. His work has reshaped the luxury design industry and changed the way we view modern elegance. He […]

Cocktail of the Week: Adam Rippon x Moët & Chandon’s Moët Riviera Spritz

By Emma Reynolds

Moët Riviera Spritz 3oz Moët Ice Impérial 1oz vodka .5oz St-Germain French elderflower liqueur .5oz fresh lemon juice .5oz simple syrup 6 blueberries (for muddling) Garnish: blueberries and lavender sprig To make, muddle the six blueberries and add the mixture of lemon juice, simple syrup, vodka, elderflower liqueur in a shaker tin. Shake vigorously and strain into a wine glass […]

Exclusive Rooftop Bars in Johannesburg

By Alex Martin

In this latest article in the ongoing South Africa series, Elite Traveler selects the five best rooftop bars in Johannesburg. There is nothing quite like sipping on your favorite cocktail while watching the sunset. Johannesburg may lack the dramatic scenery of Cape Town’s Table Mountain or the ocean vistas of Durban, but the cityscape comes alive as the sun drifts […]