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.

The Most Impressive Architecture in Spain

By Alex Martin

In this latest article in our ongoing Spain series, Elite Traveler takes a look at some of the country’s most impressive architecture. From ancient cathedrals to contemporary museums, Spain boasts some of the most treasured buildings in the world. Here, we take a look at five examples that are worth the journey alone. The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao Frank Gehry’s outlandish […]

Inside the Spectacular Raffles Maldives Meradhoo

By Alex Martin

The Maldives welcomed a new member to its incredible array of luxury hotels last week with the grand opening of Raffles Maldives Meradhoo. Set on the southern tip of the Maldives in the remote and pristine Gaafu Alifu Atoll, the palm tree-lined private island on which the hotel’s main facilities are located was soft-opened in May. Last week, the final […]

Journey From South Africa to Antarctica in One Amazing Trip

By Emma Reynolds

No longer the exclusive domain of polar explorers and scientists, Antarctica is now one of the world’s most desirable travel destinations. Discover the uncharted Antarctic Circle and the wilds of South Africa this November on the one-off, 11-day journey: Adventure to the South. Hosted by White Desert, the only travel company that flies into the interior of Antarctica, and Singita, […]

A Maldivian Scuba-Diving Adventure with Original Diving

By Emma Reynolds

Scuba divers know that the Maldives offers some of the best diving in the world, exploring untouched destinations and new forms of wildlife and reefs with few people around. UK-based Original Diving, a bespoke diving travel company that tailors to occasional and avid divers alike, has teamed up with the liveaboard boat, the Four Seasons Explorer to bring guests of the […]

The Transformation of Twin Dolphin Los Cabos

By Alex Martin

When Hotel Twin Dolphin opened its doors in 1977, it was one of the few luxury resorts in Los Cabos. Offering sunshine, sand and seclusion, it became a getaway for Hollywood’s elite. Elizabeth Taylor, Sophia Loren, Lucille Ball and John Wayne all frequented to the 50-room resort at one time or another. But the hotel was a victim of its […]

A Long Weekend in Nashville

By Emma Reynolds

Nashville, Tennessee’s rich musical roots have long been a primary reason to visit Music City. After all, it was here that country music was born: Johnny Cash, Hank Williams and Willie Nelson have all, at some point, called the city home. But in recent years, Nashville has skyrocketed as one of the US’s most sought-after destinations. Dozens of luxury properties […]

Inside the Ultra-Luxury Rosewood Bangkok Hotel

By Alex Martin

Luxury hotel group Rosewood has added to its growing portfolio with the opening of a new destination in Bangkok, Thailand. The 30-story standalone property is the 27th in Rosewood’s global network and its second in Thailand. With a striking architectural design, the new hotel is a dramatic addition to Bangkok’s skyline. The building is formed from two connected structures, which […]

The Heroes Driving Blacklane’s Award-Winning Service

By Elite Traveler

Decked out in smart, crisp black suits: Blacklane’s crew of dedicated chauffeurs make sure every journey is tailored to perfection. You know the feeling: the business presentation that runs over; the unexpected delays; and the anxiety that creeps in knowing you have a long-haul flight ahead. Blacklane removes all the stress and uncertainty from this situation. As you pack your […]

Celebrate World Rhino Day in South Africa

By Alex Martin

The plight of the rhinoceros has been one of the most symbolic tragedies of our modern society, but with the help of initiatives such as World Rhino Day, the species stands a chance of recovery. Celebrated on September 22nd, World Rhino Day aims to raise awareness of this critically-endangered species and drive conservation efforts. Now, luxury travel specialists African Travel, […]

A First Look Inside Nobu Hotel Barcelona

By Alex Martin

Nobu Matsuhisa’s rapidly expanding hotel empire has added another major city to its esteemed list of destinations with the official opening of the very first Nobu Hotel and Restaurant in Barcelona. The hotel opened its doors to guests Thursday following an extensive refit of a building that formerly housed Gran Hotel Torre Catalunya in the Eixample district. The 259 rooms […]