My last two days in Sri Lanka end up with languishing in the last resort designed by the late Geoffrey Bawa, Sri Lanka’s most well known tropical modernist architect. The secluded Anantara […]
This little boutique hotel is smack in the middle of Galle, the UNESCO World Heritage listed fortified city.
So, there is nothing new about art hotels. But politically charged art hotel could be a new genre? Illusive and controversial UK graffiti artist Banky paid for the installation costs […]
One of my colleagues, Alika recently alerted me to a very exiting new boutique hotel that has just opened in an historic warehouses in Singapore. The Warehouse Hotel was built in […]
The Hotel Peralada Wine and Spa on Spain’s Costa Brava, near the French Border has such a relaxed charm. Tarruella Trenchs Studio from Barcelona created this idyllic escape in 2016, […]
D-Resort Sibenik, Croatia
From the moment I walked into the architecturally sculptural lobby, I knew it was going to be a smooth rhythmic journey.
I did a quick 4 day tour of the sights of Jordan for Eid break, at the end of Ramadan. The boutique and stylish hotels are a bit thin on […]
This strikingly curvacious resort, &Beyond Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge in Botswana, curls into the canopy of trees like the Okavango Delta’s most shy inhabitant, the armadillo pangolin, with body armour […]
City sophistication graces every aspect of the slick Sheraton Guangzhou Huadu by Resort by Ronald Lu and Partners, from Honkers. There is formal elegance created by rhythmic repetition at […]
I don’t think there are many tourists that have visited Istanbul and not sauntered along the pedestrianised high St of Iskital Avenue. I walked past The The Public Hotel, from the lane down […]
The UAE has some amazing beach resorts. But the one thing that is unique about this tourist Mecca, that sets it apart from other warm climate destinations….. is its location […]
I explored the very cool city of old Istanbul last long weekend escape, so had to suss out one of the offers from the very hip and unique Boutique chain […]
El Fenn boutique hotel in Marrakech is the love child of Howell James and Vanessa Branson. The former Riad was converted into an intimate 28 room hotel with 3 swimming […]
Apologies, it’s been a while between posts, but I have been a bit busy moving hemispheres! So to celebrate, I am sharing with you my incredible first hotel stay in Dubai. […]