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.

See St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort’s $60m Transformation

By Lauren Hill

As The St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort emerges from a $60m renovation, the Puerto Rico property is having its finishing touches applied before its only-just-announced October grand reopening. Following the destruction caused by 2017’s hurricanes, the resort underwent a ground-up transformation, with every room and suite, the Plantation House at the heart of the resort, and every space in between, […]

Top Suites of Los Cabos

By Kristen Shirley

This story originally appeared in the May/June 2018 issue of Elite Traveler. Perhaps it’s the sparkling water or its unique where-the-desert-meets-the-sea landscape, but there’s something magical about Los Cabos. Located at the tip of Baja California, Cabo San Lucas and San José del Cabo have a remarkable pull to visitors, which is perhaps why so many resorts also have residential communities: […]

Elite Review: Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi

By Lauren Hill

We set sail from the jetty of Fairmont Maldives on the resort’s yacht a little before sun down, cutting through the crystal clear waters of the island’s tranquil turquoise lagoon out to the waves beyond the surrounding reef. We’re not just heading offshore to see the sunset over the ocean; we’re also going in search of the dolphins that famously […]

REVEALED: The World’s Best New Hotels

By Kristen Shirley & Lauren Hill

What does it take to be one of the world’s buzziest hotel openings? An incredible setting, for one. Our picks span stunning beaches, remote parts of Africa, unexplored islands, prime city locations and places deep inside forests. Next, beautiful and thoughtful design that inspires and provides a strong sense of place. Local materials, art and antiquities (at one, even a […]

Watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Style

By Sam Forsdick

The most popular sport in the world comes to the biggest country in the world as Russia hosts the FIFA 2018 World Cup. Kicking off on the 14th of June, this world cup promises to draw the globe’s attention to Russia and will be a month long celebration of soccer. We give a breakdown of the most exclusive places to […]

Guide to Hawaii

By Ashley W Simpson This story originally appeared in the May/June 2018 issue of Elite Traveler. The Island of Hawaii is unlike any other. Where else can you hike into the crater of a live, molten volcano, swim with dolphins in crystal-clear waters off a black-sand beach, dine on freshly caught mahi-mahi by the ocean, and even heli-ski on the extinct […]

A Look Inside the Exclusive Collection Suites

This story originally appeared in the May/June 2018 issue of Elite Traveler. Collection Suites aims to solve the dilemma facing every city-dwelling car collector: where do I park my cars? The project is the brainchild of Miami-based father-son duo Juan Manuel and Lino Fayen, who both race and collect sports cars. They originally set out to create a car-storage facility for […]

A Transatlantic Step Back in Time

By Josh Shanks Josh Shanks is a traveler and horological journalist based in New York City. He serves as the managing editor of Shanks joined the world of watches after leaving a career in finance. Upon leaving his firm, he booked a one-way ticket to Switzerland to dive in to the watchmaking valleys. He took the slow route back […]

Travel the Globe in Style with Socrates Projects

From Cape Town to the Atacama and everywhere in between, with Socrates Projects you’ll explore the world’s most epic places in the utmost style, together with your partner, best friends or family. Detached from daily stress and routine, you’ll create cherished memories that will fill your heart. Join the League Socrates Projects is a private travel agency unlike any other. […]

Luxury Hotels in London Celebrating the Royal Wedding

With such anticipation surrounding the upcoming marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, London’s grandest hotels have announced their own royal wedding celebrations, from indulgent afternoon teas to lavish overnight stays. Milestone Hotel This historic hotel lies at the heart of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, opposite Kensington Palace where Prince Harry and Meghan Markle currently reside. With […]