Reviews

The Peninsula Tokyo – Luxury Redefined

The Peninsula Tokyo – Luxury Redefined

A great team and impeccable attention to detail give The Peninsula Tokyo the edge Words & Photography | Emily Lee After a quick and smooth checkout, a member of The Peninsula Tokyo concierge team quickly approached. With a courteous smile on her face, she gently reminded me of my evening appointment, a business meeting that(…)

Experience Venetian Luxury at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

Experience Venetian Luxury at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal is inspired by Venice, Italy and has manicured gardens, a private beach and 447 guest rooms and 85 private villas. Featuring Renaissance design, the luxury property of The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal is a 5-star hotel that includes a stand-alone spa, nine restaurants, various bars, a swimming pool, conference(…)

InterContinental Singapore : Immerse Yourself in Art & Culture of Singapore

InterContinental Singapore : Immerse Yourself in Art & Culture of Singapore

InterContinental Singapore stands vibrant in the heart of Singapore City Centre, the hub of arts, culture and heritage of this city state. Refurbished in 2013, this luxury hotel renews its emphatic connections with more than 20 vintage historical sites, storied national monuments, creativity-laden art institutions and expansive museums. A trip to any of these sites(…)

Gaya Island Resort : Borneo’s Island Paradise

Gaya Island Resort : Borneo’s Island Paradise

Along the miles-long shoreline of Malohom Bay, off the coast of Kota Kinabalu in Borneo, languidly lies Gaya Island Resort. It’s a nature-inspired island hideaway nestled in the heart of an ancient rain forest almost hidden and lovingly protected by rich and lush green hills. Across the horizon is a stunning, awesome view of the(…)

The 2015 World Luxury Hotel Awards Annual Gala Event | The Harbour Grand Hong Kong

The 2015 World Luxury Hotel Awards Annual Gala Event | The Harbour Grand Hong Kong

By Michelle Snyman | World Luxury Hotel Awards The 9th Annual World Luxury Hotel Awards was hosted at the prestigious Harbour Grand Hong Kong on Saturday 24th October 2015. The event was hosted by international television presenter, Desmond So. Over 300 attendees represented their hotels to receive their awards at this red carpet, black tie event. The(…)

Review: La Flora Patong, Phuket (A Member of SLH)

Review: La Flora Patong, Phuket (A Member of SLH)

La Flora Patong is a five-star boutique hotel situated along Phuket’s massively popular Patong Beach. It boasts an unrivaled combination of a convenient location, direct beach access, luxurious accommodation and good service. I spent three days with my family at the hotel on our last trip to Phuket and came away impressed. A member of(…)

Afternoon Tea With Wedgwood at The Langham Huntington, Pasadena

Afternoon Tea With Wedgwood at The Langham Huntington, Pasadena

Recently I had the pleasure of visiting the The Langham Huntington, Pasadena (my review is HERE). One of the highlights of my stay was the hotel’s Afternoon Tea With Wedgwood. The Langham tradition of Afternoon Tea dates back to June 10, 1865, when their first luxury hotel opened its doors in Europe. The tradition is(…)