The Reopening of The Vienna World Museum

The Reopening of Weltmuseum Wien on 25 October 2017 – Vienna, Austria The Weltmuseum Wien is reopening on 25 October 2017 following its three year closure with an open-air show by André Heller. Formerly known as the Museum of Ethnology Vienna, it will now be home to the most diverse… read more »

Prince Hotels & Resorts opens new hotel in Nagoya

Nagoya Prince Hotel Sky Tower is opening in Nagoya on 2 October 2017. Occupying the 31 – 36 floors of the impressive newly-constructed Global Gate building in the Sasashima Live 24 region, the hotel has 170 guest rooms, an exclusive club lounge, a restaurant, a gym and a business centre.… read more »

The UK’s best treehouse escapes

Ackergill Tower, Scotland Ackergill Tower is home to the largest treehouse in Europe. This secluded hideaway, perched within a spectacular sycamore tree, offers guests a breath-taking 180 degree view of the surrounding woodland and the chance to gaze up at the stars shining through the branches. Guests may also have… read more »

Moser Crystal at Thomas Goode

Moser Crystal at Thomas Goode, this summer. One hundred and sixty years. The muchly famed crystal company founded by Ludwig Moser has been a recurring presence at society banquets and royal celebrations with its neo-classical masterpieces timeless classics. The millennium brought a more cut crystal style craftsmanship with phenomenal deep… read more »

Find Your Shangri-La

Shangri-La, At The Shard is launching a new wellness concept, ‘Find Your Shangri-La’ launching on 21 June. The carefully curated programme draws on the talents of fitness experts, mindfulness gurus and professional nutritionists to help guests and Londoners alike achieve a more balanced lifestyle. The mythical Shangri-La described in James… read more »

Sky-High Interactive Golf on The East Coast

Located on the West Side of Manhattan, Hudson Yards is the largest private real estate development in US history. Spanning 28 acres totalling seven full city blocks, this brand new neighbourhood will redefine what it means to live, work and play in New York City. Residents can enjoy an array of world-class amenities at… read more »

IBIZA ROCKS launch photographic book sponsored by BULLDOG Gin

FRIDAY JUNE 09, 2017: Legendary live music brand, IBIZA ROCKS last night launched a stunning new hardback photographic book by acclaimed French photographer Jérôme Ferrière. Curated by Dawn Hindle, Creative Director and co-founder of Ibiza Rocks and co-owner of the iconic Pikes Hotel in Ibiza, the book is ultimately a powerful… read more »

BULLDOG Gin for Fathers’ Day!

Raise a glass of BULLDOG Gin’s Supersonic G&T to celebrate your Father and his achievements. Made with 25ml BULLDOG Gin, 100ml Fever Tree Aromatic Tonic and 10ml Cassis this modern take on an old classic won’t go a miss. From now until June 13th, save 20% on BULLDOG Gin with… read more »

Hudson Yards

Related Companies and Oxford Properties Group today announced the latest chefs and restaurateurs that will be  a part of a collection of approximately 25  restaurant and food  concepts at Hudson Yards, Manhattan’s newest neighbourhood spanning 28  acres on the city’s West Side. Opening in late 2018, diners will enjoy  signature… read more »

Gourmet Picnics in the Park by DUKES LONDON

Experts in the art of timeless hospitality and quintessential British charm, come spring and summer DUKES LONDON embraces the very British art of the picnic. A far cry from a tasteless, pre-packed sandwich, DUKES’ gourmet picnic hampers, created by Executive Head Chef Nigel Mendham, are bursting with culinary treats. Served… read more »

Free-flowing Sunday Feasts at Veneta

Veneta in St James’s Market is inviting guests to enjoy the recently launched Sunday Feasts menu including free-flowing drinks. Sunday lunches in Italy are a long, leisurely affair that are embraced by both families and friends, and Veneta’s Head Chef, Jamie Thickett, has reflected this in the new Sunday feasting… read more »

Black and White Kitchen Ideas

Black and White Kitchen Ideas | The combination of two simple and basic colors can create interiors that are both dramatic and exquisite. Black and white make an incredible visual statement and do so in any style that you choose for your kitchen. Black and white kitchens are a classic pair never… read more »

National Gin Day

Dirty Bones’s Key Lime Pie Martini is a flaming showstopper of gin perfection, created from Tanqueray gin, fresh lime and Pococello limoncello – topped off with a delicious burnt lime foam. What better way to celebrate National Gin Day? Find the martini at Dirty Bones Soho, Shoreditch and Carnaby, £9.… read more »

Metallic Interiors

In the hottest trends of Interior Design, you can see metallic accents in wallpapers, fabrics, furniture and decorative details that are big for gold and brass. Metallic fabric, molten finishes, and shiny treatments, shimmery interiors are all the rage this season. This season is the greatest for carrying out metallic creativeness through your interiors.… read more »


Say ‘Smart Home’ and many people may think of the sci-fi futures depicted in TV and film. Crystal clear, white and glass surfaces, humanoid robot assistants and holograms which give endless amounts of information and functionality. Manufacturers of consumer appliances can be guilty of designing to these principles, creating devices… read more »

Escape a world full of noise… Heesen launches 50m Home with silent cruising

April 2017 – The acclaimed Dutch shipyard Heesen, has officially launched the Fast Displacement 50m Home (formerly Project NOVA), this weekend in Oss, The Netherlands. Built in with hybrid propulsion, her technology makes her the first of a new breed for the shipyard. The Fast Displacement Hull Form offers fuel… read more »


COVENT GARDEN RETURNS TO BLOOM THIS SUMMER Covent Garden is returning to its historic past as Westminster  Abbey’s original orchard garden as it becomes a floral haven this summer. The Chelsea Flower Show garden ‘500 Years of Covent Garden’ will be returned  as an al fresco  pop-up  in the iconic… read more »

Luxe Home Trend: Velvet Furnishings

If you’re looking to rejuvenate or add a modern piece to your decor, velvet furniture is the end-all be-all for home furnishings this year. From chic brass-trimmed occasional chairs, to classic tufted Chesterfield sofas, the velvet furniture trend is in vogue and here to stay. Mix a velour side chair… read more »

Country Bedroom Ideas

Pastel Gingham Bedroom The furniture in this bedroom at a French farmhouse was sourced from local antiques shops and markets in Tarn, south-west France. Raoul Textiles’ ‘Mahatma’ design was used for the curtains, with the armchair upholstered in Kathryn M Ireland’s ‘Ikat Stripe’. Lamps from Vaughan add another layer of… read more »

Movie Style Celebrity Homes to Match the Super Yacht

The international team of eclectic architects and designers turn architecture into art and give clients, ideal movie style homes, unsurpassed anywhere in the world. It could be a minimalist house in England, a tropical villa in the West Indies or a modern luxury super home in California. Atlantis by Asetti… read more »

Get Dizzy With Speed at Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo

With the 2017 Monaco Grand Prix fast approaching (25-28 May), I wanted to quickly highlight a unique package organised by Hôtel Metropole Monte-Carlo, which allows guests the opportunity to test drive F1 and F3 race cars. Part of the hotel’s dedicated Just For You experiences, Get Dizzy With Speed is… read more »

The Monaco Yacht Show organized two private receptions in New York

On May 4th and 5th, the Monaco Yacht Show organized two private cocktail receptions in New York to promote the 27th Show to an ultra-qualified US audience. With the support of Her Excellency Maguy Maccario Doyle, Ambassador of Monaco, Gildo Pallanca Pastor, General Consul, and the Monaco Convention Bureau, the… read more »

Inside Villa La Coste, Europe’s most exciting new hotel

It may now be commonplace for hotels to boast of their art; it’s rather rarer for a stellar collection to open a place to stay. Château La Coste, an estate a few miles north of Aix-en-Provence and an astonishing repository of contemporary sculpture and architecture in the South of France,… read more »

Living Room Trends, Designs and Ideas 2018 / 2019

If one wonders what are the main trends in Living room design should take a peek in the fair trade halls of imm cologne for an early year preview. And this year exhibition has one very distinctive trade there is an explosion of color – vibrant, vital and capturing, so… read more »

Lush, 20-Acre Private Island in the Bahamas Lists For $16 Million

A sprawling Bahamian island that’s private—but not too remote—is on the market for $16 million. The 20-acre Foot’s Cay, surrounded by the emerald waters of the Sea of Abaco, features a main house and two guest homes, white sandy beaches, and wide expanses of untouched greenery, according to the property’s… read more »

Top 10 Installations From Milan Design Week 2017

10. Karpeta rugs x Texturae wallpaper Occupying a spectacular former school and theater building built in 1930, an exhibition by Karpeta rugs and Texturae wallpapers impressed with its series of carefully styled vignettes. The rug and wallpaper designs of 20 designers, including Dutch studio BCXSY and New York-based Alex Proba, were brought… read more »

Belgravia in Bloom Festival is back on 22nd May

Belgravia in Bloom is back for it’s second year this May, following the huge success of last years festival which coincided with the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, bringing a wealth of colour and celebration to the area. The six-day floral festival will run from 22nd-27th May, coinciding with therenowned Royal Horticultural… read more »

Qatar Airways Unveils ‘Qsuite’ – A Revolutionary New ‘First in Business Class’ Experience

QATAR AIRWAYS UNVEILS ‘QSUITE’ – A REVOLUTIONARY NEW ‘FIRST IN BUSINESS CLASS’ EXPERIENCE   BERLIN, Germany – Qatar Airways hosted a standside reveal and a packed press conference to unveil its highly anticipated and revolutionary new Business Class experience to the world’s media and travel trade leaders. Ushering in a… read more »

Two Luxury Estates in Prestigious South Florida Communities Set for Auction

Platinum Luxury Auctions returns to South Florida with the upcoming auctions of two luxury homes—a country club estate in The Polo Club of Boca Raton and an equestrian estate in prestigious Palm Beach Point—each scheduled for live auctions later this month. Recently offered for $5 million, the 5.5-acre equestrian estate… read more »

Portable Self-Sufficient Homes

This fully autonomous house of the future is powered by solar energy, is 3D printed and has a modular design. From Ukrainian startup PassivDom, the smart home is described as an “off-grid 3D-printed gadget house” and is suitable even for arctic climates. The smartphone-controlled autonomous house is also on wheels,… read more »

The Invisible Collection Presents “Le Refuge” Designed by Marc Ange

To celebrate Marc Ange joining their portfolio of designers, The Invisible Collection unveiled the ” Le Refuge” installation as part of ” The imaginary world of Marc Ange” in collaboration with the Green Gallery. Within a green oasis of floral beauty and splendour installed in the garden of La Mediatica… read more »

UK HeforShe film series with Jimmy Choo and Curzon Cinemas for International Women’s Day

UN Women National Committee UK is launching the UK HeforShe film series in partnership with Jimmy Choo and Curzon Cinemas to mark International Women’s Day on Wednesday 8 March. The series kicks off with a fundraising breakfast at The Conduit on 4 March where guests can have breakfast and network… read more »

Luxury Private Island experience with Spitbank Fort:

Spitbank Fort is already regarded as one of the world’s most secluded private islands in the UK and is the ideal overnight escapade. One of a series of land- and sea- based forts built by Lord Palmerston to repel a perceived French Invasion, Spitbank Fort, the fort stands in the… read more »

Costa Navarino

Costa Navarino located in the Greek region of Messinia in the southwest Peloponnese. One of the most unspoiled and breath-taking seaside Mediterranean landscapes, this area has been shaped by 4,500 years of history. Its philosophy is driven by a genuine desire to promote Messinia, while protecting and preserving its natural… read more »

New Hotels for 2017

Chartwell take a look around the world at new hotel openings for 2017. These are bound to get you booking your next trip. AMARI, SRI LANKA – MARCH 2017 Onyx Hospitality Group will be launching Amari Galle, the first Amari hotel in Sri Lanka in March 2017. Tourism in Sri… read more »

Victoria Cator London Candles

Victoria Cator London is a new luxury collection of candles, created by the London-based interior designer, whose life-long love affair with the power of fragrance has led her to create complex fragrances to stir the senses and give evocative experiences as they burn. Since visiting Grasse in Provence as a… read more »

Reignwood Group, Four Seasons Hotels And Resorts

15th November 2016: The global investor behind the multi-million pound renovation of Ten Trinity Square, Reignwood Group today announce Eleonora Bortolato as Four Seasons’ newly appointed Director of Residences. Bortolato will act exclusively on behalf of the residents of Ten Trinity Square and will oversee all residential operations within the… read more »