Destinations

A luxury stroll through London’s Knightsbridge

A luxury stroll through London’s Knightsbridge

/ August 12, 2014 12:51

Knightsbridge is one of the most prestigious shopping neighbourhoods in London, one of the world’s greatest cities. As one would expect, a vast array of luxury businesses call this area of the city their home and offer only the highest […]

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Highly contagious Ebola kills more than half of its victims

Highly contagious Ebola kills more than half of its victims

/ August 12, 2014 10:09

Pedestrians in the streets of Abidjan were using new hand sanitizing stations while similar products in pharmacies were selling quickly. Following government recommendations, most people have stopped the lengthy handshakes that characterize street conversations – instead waving or nodding their heads. […]

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Ivory Coast has banned air travel from countries worst-hit by the Ebola

/ August 12, 2014 10:07

Ivory Coast has banned travel by air from the three countries worst-hit by the Ebola outbreak and ordered its flag carrier Air Cote d’Ivoire to cease flights to and from them. “We have banned flights to and from countries touched […]

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The best luxury restaurants in Montreal

The best luxury restaurants in Montreal

/ August 11, 2014 18:06

Montreal is a top destination for Canadians and international visitors alike. The city exudes a vibrant sense of urban flair and is known as a foodie’s paradise. These top restaurant picks excel in food, service and presentation. They are perfect […]

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Discover the wonders of the 7th arrondissement in Paris

Discover the wonders of the 7th arrondissement in Paris

/ August 11, 2014 17:31

A first trip to Paris can be fairly daunting. Down every street and around every corner, there’s something special to see and do so to help you out here’s a guide to visiting the seven wonders of the the 7th […]

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New York state is one of the best regions in the US for fine dining and creative cooking

New York state is one of the best regions in the US for fine dining and creative cooking

/ August 9, 2014 19:49

New York state continues to be recognised as one of the best regions for fine dining, award-winning wine and creative cooking in the USA. Home to the famous ‘Culinary Institute of America’, which is noted as the world’s premier culinary […]

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The best hot dogs in New York

The best hot dogs in New York

/ August 8, 2014 19:34

The hot dog has become an icon of New York, perhaps even more so than the pizza or hamburger. Not only does it symbolise the city’s multi-national culture, but its diverse toppings and composition makes it the meal to please […]

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Why Westchester is the new New York City

Why Westchester is the new New York City

/ August 8, 2014 08:50

When you hear the name ‘New York City’ you immediately think of the skyscrapers of Midtown Manhattan, the busy streets, gourmet restaurants, elegant boutiques and yellow cabs, right? Did you know there was a destination just steps away from Manhattan […]

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Infamous Boston jail is now a luxury hotel

Infamous Boston jail is now a luxury hotel

/ August 7, 2014 19:20

Always an architectural gem, what was once the iconic Charles Street Jail is now the stunning, vibrant Liberty Boston Hotel. Since opening in September 2007, the Boston luxury hotel quickly became the “must-visit” downtown Boston destination for visitors and local […]

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Ebola risks and air travel

/ August 7, 2014 17:00

The recent Ebola outbreak in Africa has claimed nearly 1,000 lives since March 2014 in Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea and Nigeria, represents a potential risk for air travelers because the virus that causes the disease can be spread by direct […]

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Three stops on a road trip from Boston to NYC

Three stops on a road trip from Boston to NYC

/ August 7, 2014 12:07

Early October is a great time for a trip to Boston, Cape Cod, Rhode Island and New York.  The weather is likely to be all over the place – so it isn’t a busy time of year for tourists. We had […]

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Cruise Around the World in 80 Days

/ August 7, 2014 10:15

Cruising around the world in 80 days like Phileas Fogg doesn’t have to be a work of fiction. Thanks to the Tailor Made team at www.CRUISE.co.uk you can now replicate this journey in grand style, from the comfort of some […]

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The best luxury ski resorts in Switzerland

The best luxury ski resorts in Switzerland

/ August 6, 2014 15:14

Switzerland is well renowned as a unique skiing destination. It has strong influences from its French, Italian, German and Austrian neighbours, yet retains its own distinctive identity. Geographically breathtaking, with the Alps, rivers and glaciers, Switzerland is stunningly beautiful. It […]

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Dublin’s best pubs

Dublin’s best pubs

/ August 5, 2014 19:03

You can’t possibly visit Dublin without sampling at least one pint of Guinness. Apart from the embarrassment of having to admit this to family and friends back home, you know it’s good for you – at least that’s what I […]

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British Airways suspends flights to and from Liberia and Sierra Leone due to public health concerns

/ August 5, 2014 14:48

British Airways has suspended flights to and from Liberia and Sierra Leone until the end of the month due to public health concerns. More than 800 people have died in an outbreak of Ebola in West Africa which began in […]

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Dublin’s most romantic hotels

Dublin’s most romantic hotels

/ August 5, 2014 12:51

Did you know that Dublin has outranked London in a 2014 poll of the top cities to live in Europe? Also its architecture, atmosphere, people, history, music, pubs and city’s hospitality have made Dublin one of the most romantic, popular […]

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The most expensive cities in the world

The most expensive cities in the world

/ August 4, 2014 12:14

If you thought the likes of London were expensive, then think again. The English capital doesn’t even make the top 10 in the Economist Intelligence Unit’s 2014 Worldwide Cost of living survey. It looked at over 130 cities and based […]

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Emirates suspends flights to Guinea over Ebola

/ August 4, 2014 11:15

Emirates has suspended flights to Guinea over Ebola, becoming the first major airline to impose a ban in response to the outbreak of the deadly virus in West Africa. Flights were suspended from Saturday until further notice, the airline said […]

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