6,000 Years and Counting – The Worlds Oldest Wine is Discovered in Italy

Wine certainly tastes better as it matures. While this statement may not be true in case of a newly discovered Italian wine, it nonetheless is being vouched for, thanks to its age. Tested to be around 6000- years, the wine in question has recently been discovered in traces by researchers in Sicily. It is claimed … More 6,000 Years and Counting – The Worlds Oldest Wine is Discovered in Italy

Inside the Secret Gardens of Italy’s Most Beautiful Hotels

It’s easy being green at these magical hotel gardens from Florence to the Amalfi Coast. “If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.” Such an astute observation—made by the prolific 1st-century B.C. Roman writer, orator, and politician Marcus Tullius Cicero—is perhaps most true in Italy, where magnificent gardens (not to … More Inside the Secret Gardens of Italy’s Most Beautiful Hotels

Exploring Northern Italy’s Luxurious Cristallo Hotel

Henry McIntosh discovers the luxurious Cristallo Hotel Spa & Golf, a true gem nestled in Northern Italy’s Southern Alps. Cortina d’Ampezzo is a beautiful little town nestled in the Southern Alps of Northern Italy. Known for its abundance of winter sports opportunities, luxury lifestyle and stunning views over the alps, it’s a highly desirable getaway … More Exploring Northern Italy’s Luxurious Cristallo Hotel

Historic Hotel Eden Reopens in Rome This Spring

In April, Hotel Eden will officially reopen following an 18-month restoration project overseen by architect and interior designers Bruno Moinard and Claire Betaille of 4BI & Associés and Patrick Jouin and Sanjit Manku from Jouin Manku. The property, located in the heart of the old city of Rome, now holds 98 guestrooms and suites (formerly … More Historic Hotel Eden Reopens in Rome This Spring

Book a Stay at a Castle Hotel

Luxurious accommodations fit for a king. Adare Manor Castle Limerick, Ireland Following an extensive restoration begun last January, Adare Manor will reopen in 2017 with upgraded amenities and a new wing of guest rooms. Explore the surrounding walled gardens, winding paths and medieval ruins. The gorgeous grounds make Adare a magical wedding destination. The Castle … More Book a Stay at a Castle Hotel

The Most Expensive Luxury Penthouse Vacation Rental On TripAdvisor

Waterfront Sandy Lane Penthouse One Sandy Lane, Paynes Bay, Barbados. $15,000 per night. This $15,000 per night penthouse is a truly luxurious way to experience Barbados. Tucked in an enclave of private villas, this penthouse is an architecture enthusiast’s dream and includes elegant contemporary furnishings in a relaxed beach setting. In addition to the setting, … More The Most Expensive Luxury Penthouse Vacation Rental On TripAdvisor

Nine of the Most Extreme Dining Experiences Money Can Buy

A bucket list of culinary experiences for those who love food and adventure in equal measure. Usually, being an adventurous eater means ordering offal, snakes, and game meats—or in Beijing, scorpion on a stick. But at these 10 spots, the adrenaline factor has nothing to do with what’s on the menu. When it comes to dining in a … More Nine of the Most Extreme Dining Experiences Money Can Buy