Hotels & Resorts

Harrods Kicks off Worldwide Hotel Project in Kuala Lumpur

Harrods Kicks off Worldwide Hotel Project in Kuala Lumpur

Harrods meets Hotels  The glamour of Harrods Department Store will be transported to the hotel room in the latest project to be launched by Qatar Holding. The parent company of the iconic Kensington-based brand will be unveiling a series of Harrods-themed hotels worldwide, including in two Asian cities. The first hotel is set to open(…)

Snapshots of Four Seasons Hotel Sydney

Snapshots of Four Seasons Hotel Sydney

We arrived at Four Seasons Sydney this morning and will spend a couple of nights here. Here are a few quick snaps of the hotel and our room. I hope you enjoy them! Sylvia Lobby Our Room Kable’s Restaurant View from Our Room

Rosewood Beijing to Debut in 2013

Rosewood Beijing to Debut in 2013

Beijing: La Vie en Rosewood Rosewood Hotels & Resorts is continuing its ambitious Asian expansion plan with a foray into China. The 279-room Rosewood Beijing is slated to open in Summer 2013, in the heart of the Chaoyang District, opposite the world-renowned CCTV Tower. With more landscaped garden space than any other luxury hotel in(…)

Restaurant Review: Market 39, InterContinental Hotels and Resort Asiana Saigon

Restaurant Review: Market 39, InterContinental Hotels and Resort Asiana Saigon

Breakfast at Market 39, InterContinental Hotels and Resort Asiana Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City Out of the far corner of my eye, I can see 3 huge pots of steaming soup bubbling away. To confirm my suspicion, I get up, bypassing at least six other food stations and head toward the steams direction. I make eye contact(…)

Luxury UMA Paro Resort to Expand in Bhutan

Luxury UMA Paro Resort to Expand in Bhutan

Newfound luxury in UMA Punakha Having already recommended UMA Paro resort in our guide to Bhutan, Macaron Magazine now turns its attentions to a sister property: Uma Punakha, which is due to open in September 2012. The intimate, 11-room lodge, operated by COMO Hotels, will take the form of a Shambhala Retreat, with two treatment(…)

Cosme Proud now available at Four Seasons Spa (Tokyo at Marunouchi)

Cosme Proud now available at Four Seasons Spa (Tokyo at Marunouchi)

Proud Face of Tokyo Guests of the Four Seasons Hotel Tokyo at Marunouchi will have the glow put on their faces this summer courtesy of Cosme Proud. The Japanese cosmetic brand, actually launched in New York, has made its new facial treatment Kohaku Amber & Gold, available to users of the Four Seasons Spa –(…)

Hotel Review: Four Seasons Tokyo at Marunouchi

Hotel Review: Four Seasons Tokyo at Marunouchi

Four Seasons Hotel Marunouchi: Your Private Oasis in Tokyo I love small, boutique hotels. They are usually chic, cozy, caring, and full of character. The better ones can be mind-bogglingly good; offering a high level of personal and intimate service, which tends to escape the well regarded, but “oh-so-big-and-boring” hotel chain. Four Seasons Tokyo at Marunouchi,(…)

Banyan Tree Macau Father’s Day Celebration

Banyan Tree Macau Father’s Day Celebration

Land of our Fathers Why buy your father a book or necktie when you can wine and dine him in an awe-inspiring way? Banyan Tree Macau, recently voted one of the world’s most coveted new hotels, is dedicating the month of June to fathers. A host of specialty restaurants, including European-style Belon and Thai-inspired Saffron,(…)