Rock me Amadeus – Vienna Sep27

Rock me Amadeus R...

Destinationtrip Vienna. Contributed by Jens Hoffmann. At a time when more and more hotels are uniform in appearance I love hotels with unusual forms and style. At Palais Hansen every stone recalls a fascinating history, the luxury 5-star hotel Kempinski is a true gem. It has been enchanting...

Marlon Brandos paradise – Anantara Kihavah Villas Maldives Sep26

Marlon Brandos parad...

Destination Maldives. Just a short 35 min flight by seaplane transfer from Malé International Airport. Contributed by James Harris. The solitude of a secluded island against the back drop of an endles blue horizon and at the same time every luxury you could ever wish for. Yes, you will find...

Experience luxury in the clouds  – Four Seasons – Guangzhou Sep12

Experience luxury in...

Top of the top. Destination Southeastern China (Hong Kong, Macau and Guagzhou) by Francois Jobard. I enjoyed Guangzhou, the capital and largest city in southeastern China. We stayed in the Four Seasons Hotel. A hotel with a view. The best ones can be enjoyed from the restaurant located at...

Howzit – Bantry Bay  / South Africa Sep08

Howzit – Bantr...

South Africa. Contributed by Rob Cyrone. Howzit, Heita Cape Town. This time no wild life camp whre civilation falls farther behind for me. South Africa is also blessed with a diversity of landscapes which range from the Mediterranean Western Cape, to subtropical Kwazulu-Natal and the arid...

Dubai – luxury retreat Burj Al Arab Sep04

Dubai – luxury...

Destination Dubai. Salam, the tower of the arabs is a luxury hotel in Dubai. On the coast of the United Arab Emirates you will find this 321 m high buliding which is one of the tallest hotels in the world. (Talk about money: The price for a suite is up to 25.000 € per night.) The hotel...

Tanzania  ‘Place of Miracles’ – Singita Lodge, Africa. Aug28

Tanzania ‘Place of ...

Destination Tanzania is a special destination. ‘Place of Miracles’ – Singita Lodge, Africa. Contributed by feature reporter George Hare. Fantastic, Fantastic, Fantastic. Even if Tanzania seems more and more a chinese colony (there are now more than thousand Chinese companies and...

Destination South Germany (Bad Birnbach – Bavaria) – Hofgut Hafnerleiten Aug17

Destination South Ge...

Destination South Germany. Hofgut Hafnerleiten in Bad Birnbach – Bavaria. Contributed by Jens Hoffmann. Which hotel is my favourite? And in which hotel I feel most comfortable during my stays (tests)? I am usually compelled to answer questions like this? Yes, I spend half of the year in...

Fine dining in Fischer’s Fritz in Berlin Aug17

Fine dining in Fisch...

Fine dining in Fischer’s Fritz. By Nicole Neugebauer. I love Berlin. We checked in at the Regent hotel, a glamorous journey through time in Berlin. The Regent promises its guests a charming stay. The location is a spectacular as Berlin, we had truly exciting days in Berlin-Mitte. Lets...

My luxury Venetian oasis – Kempinski San Clemente Palace / Italy Aug16

My luxury Venetian o...

Destination Venice. A hotel story by Jens Hoffmann. Can there be any Kempinski world-wide whose history compares to the just reopened historic San Clemente Palace Hotel? I would say no, every stone recalls a fascinating history. Take a look: The hotel is set on the private island of San...

Ni hao my little China girl – Four Seasons / Hangzhou / China Aug16

Ni hao my little Chi...

Destination China – Ni hao, my liitle China Girl. Contributed by Norman Miles Easy to walk along the Qiantang River, a dramatic vista near the west lake. It is fantastic to explore Hangzhou’s natural surroundings. Hangzhou, the capital of Zhejiang Province (located 200 kilometers...