Experiencing the Refined Luxury of Aer Lingus Business Class

When I mention to friends I’m flying with Aer Lingus in Business Class they look surprised. “Isn’t it a budget airline?” Absolutely not! Founded by the Irish government in 1936 the airline is now a wholly owned subsidiary of International Airlines Group (IAG) and flies to 11 Stateside destinations. I took the largest aircraft in … More Experiencing the Refined Luxury of Aer Lingus Business Class

Supersonic Air Travel Might Come Back by 2018

New York to London in less than half the time. The Concorde flew its final flight in 2003, and now, 14 years later, it might be coming back. Or at least, flights like the Concorde. Business Insider reports that supersonic commercial air travel could be making a return sooner than anticipated. Aircraft production company Boom Supersonic has reportedly … More Supersonic Air Travel Might Come Back by 2018

Luis Laplace Creates a Museum Above the Clouds in the French Alps

There are houses built for the image they project outward. And there are those conceived to support the life inside. Argentinian architect Luis Laplace is of the second school. “I believe that form follows function, not beauty for the sake of it,” he explains one bright morning in his Paris studio. “I say I don’t know beauty. … More Luis Laplace Creates a Museum Above the Clouds in the French Alps

The World’s 6 Most Festive Wintertime Destinations

A wintertime adventure to one of these towns in Europe (and one in Canada) is an adventure into a fairy tale. The aesthetics and the architecture are from a grander era—and it’s even more enchanted and festive around Christmas. Here, an invitation to enter a snow-covered world where the cocoa is sweet and the houses … More The World’s 6 Most Festive Wintertime Destinations

Shedding Light On The Lampery Restaurant In London

Launched in early September, The Lampery is the latest restaurant and cocktail bar to sit within the Apex Hotel City of London. Located close to the Tower of London and Tower Bridge, this eatery takes its name from one of Seething Lane’s most illustrious former residents, Samuel Pepys, and his favourite dish, Lampery Pye. Food … More Shedding Light On The Lampery Restaurant In London

10 Ski-In/Ski-Out Lodges Where You Can Hit the Slopes in Seconds

Why waste a second of your ski holiday lugging your gear, when these 10 mountainside resorts and their teams of ski professionals are dedicated to making the exhausting ordeal of gearing-up as convenient as possible? Use the extra time to enjoy the spa and top-of-the-line restaurants, or get an extra hour of sleep and hit … More 10 Ski-In/Ski-Out Lodges Where You Can Hit the Slopes in Seconds

Get Away with the Thoughtful Luggage for Today’s Traveller

Aesthetics count in today’s luggage world. Ditto durability. So if you’re looking for a stylish suitcase range that is also indestructible, check out Away – the new sexy-tough luggage solution for all travellers. Launched in the UK this year by American friends and businesswomen, Jen Rubio and Steph Korey – Away suitcases were developed with … More Get Away with the Thoughtful Luggage for Today’s Traveller

Park Hyatt Makes Its Caribbean Debut on St. Kitts

The Park Hyatt has launched its first hotel in the Caribbean this month in the southeastern coast of St. Kitts. The 126-room property—part of the ambitious Christophe Harbour yachting development—is situated on a tranquil stretch of Banana Bay, considered one of the island’s prettiest shorelines thanks to its powdery pale-gold sands and crystalline waters. Although the Park Hyatt St. Kitts draws … More Park Hyatt Makes Its Caribbean Debut on St. Kitts

Lanai’s Manele Golf Course Could Be the Most Heavenly Course in Hawaii

In 1992, the Dole Food Company left Lanai, Hawaii’s most sparsely populated island. The pineapple company’s departure meant the loss of employment for almost a third of the island’s population. But the Four Seasons Resort and Jack Nicklaus arrived that same year. As they say on Lanai, “When one door closes, another opens.” Today, the … More Lanai’s Manele Golf Course Could Be the Most Heavenly Course in Hawaii

Take a look inside Europe’s first underwater restaurant to be built in Norway

There’s hardly anything one cannot do in Europe. From architectural bewilderment to modern charisma, the continent is capable of mesmerizing almost every soul. And soon enough, it will please water babies like never before with an underwater restaurant in Norway. The aesthetically built marvel will also act as an artificial reef that will enable researchers … More Take a look inside Europe’s first underwater restaurant to be built in Norway