Archive: 2011 November

Winter Holidays In Palma with Puro Hotel

Puro Beach

Described as ‘an intoxicating cocktail of modern Marrakech meets Miami meets South East Asia’ by Condé Nast Traveller, it’s no wonder Puro Hotel Palma continues to lure visitors back year-after-year. Offering a modern and casual atmosphere, Puro has quickly become...

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6 Of The Best Wildlife Experiences for 2012

Gorrilla - Governor

Planning your holidays for next year? Inspired by Frozen Planet, African Cats and Nature’s Wild Feast? Make 2012 the year you book your big wildlife encounter with one of these inspirational holidays… 1. Come face to face with mountain gorillas...

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Badrutt’s Palace Hotel – A Winter Wonderland

St. Moritz Polo World Cup

The renowned pistes of St Moritz and the town’s über-glamorous atmosphere lure visitors back to Badrutt’s Palace Hotel year-after-year, but it is also the wealth of cultural events and activities on offer that make Badrutt’s Palace the place to be...

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Christmas: a time to enjoy life’s little luxuries

Winter Wonderland shopping, by garryknight

The Christmas lights are up and the Coca Cola advert has been spotted. Advent is a time of year we all love, even if we all begin to feel the pinch the closer we get to December. Once again, it...

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Thirty days has Movember…

Wet Shave, The Spa in Dolphin Square

All good things must come to an end and the month of Movember is no exception.  You have updated your friends daily with images of your top lip, puffed out your chest for your best Tom Selleck impression and hopefully...

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Just another day in the bush!

South Luangwa Conservation Society

Most conservationists believe that man should not meddle with the natural order and that we should allow nature to run her course however cruel or grim it seems to be. Norman Carr Safaris agrees on the whole, unless a wildlife problem has been created by man...

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Twitter Wine Tasting with Four Seasons

Twitter Wine Tasting Event

Connecting wine lovers around the world, November 9, 2011 Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts will host the second annual virtual wine tasting event Taste & Tweet. WHAT: An oenophilic hour of tasting and tweeting lead by Four Seasons top sommeliers. The...

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A trip to China: Beijing and Hong Kong

The pool at the Opposite House

It’s all about China at the moment with its strong economy and creativity. In a recent trip to Beijing I discovered the vibrant and emerging Sanlitun Village. The area has it all, shops, restaurants, bars, you name it, and the...

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