Escape to Tuscany
A historical & culinary journey into the Tuscan hillside.
EAT + DRINK
Our expert taste-makers have travelled the planet and reported on some of the coolest eateries and drinking holes we could find. Here you will find our selection of places to mark on your must-do’s list as you travel to these wonderful cities. Bonappetito!
TAWLET, BEIRUT: EVERY DAY A DIFFERENT COOK FROM A DIFFERENT AREA TELLS THE STORY
Beirut is a city that is joined together by food, as it is central to all occasions, both personal and professional. Living in Beirut you will often dine out with work for business meetings, with your family for special occasions..
"Travel influencer Amanda Dyer travels into the desert to escape to a true desert oasis."
Escape to Tranquillity: A Review of Bab Al Shams, the Luxurious Desert Resort in Dubai
By Amanda Dyer
After hearing about the highly-acclaimed Bab Al Shams Desert Resort in Dubai, my family and I decided to make the journey and experience it for ourselves. The resort had only recently reopened its doors after a complete renovation by the new owners, Kerzner International Holdings, who are renowned for their luxurious Atlantis and One&Only Resorts.
THE LUXURY WATCH BUCKET LIST
5 Super-Rare Timepieces
For those who have been bitten by the watch collection bug will appreciate the absolute rarity of the below collection. They are not only some of the most rare timepieces on the planet, but also the most expensive and highly sought after and respected.
”Adventure may hurt you but monotony will kill you.”
Indulge In Timeless Elegance & Luxury at The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel - New York
The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel, located in the heart of the prestigious Upper East Side of New York, is a timeless symbol of elegance and luxury. With its iconic Art Deco design, unparalleled service, and breathtaking views of Central Park, this hotel is the epitome of sophistication and glamour, cementing its place on a prestigious list of 'must stay' hotels in the city.
VERSACE CHATEAU, SOUTH BEACH’S MOST NOTORIOUS HOTEL
Miami Beach Ocean Drive is a standout amongst the most photographed places in the world. However, with its neon lights and walkway bistros serving beer-garitas for two, it's not very known for being a top of the line place.
Settled in the midst of the low-rise Art Deco hotels, with floods of tourists walking past, is the Villa Casa Casuarina – also known as the Versace mansion.
PERIVOLAS, SANTORINI, GREECE: THE SIMPLICITY OF ISLAND LIVING
More than a hotel or resort, staying at Perivolas is like having an historical, cultural, culinary and lavish experience all in one visit. With an inspiring land and seascape, the Perivolas Lifestyle Houses is ‘the ultimate in relaxed and elegant simplicity of island living’. With breathtaking food, outstanding views and warm, friendly service, this is one resort you do not want to miss out on.
HEALTH + WELLNESS
"The higher your energy level, the more efficient your body. The more efficient your body, the better you feel and the more you will use your talent to produce outstanding results." – Anthony Robbins
NUDE YOGA INSTRUCTOR POSES IN HER FAVORITE POSITIONS
Speaking of devotion, it’s exactly what photographer Peter Hegre had when he beautifully captured his wife in some perfected yoga positions. The art of yoga takes years to master and people work tirelessly to perfect their poses. When perfected, the end result is simply beautiful to the eye and of course does wonders for the soul.
SPRAY-ON CAFFEINE: WELCOME TO THE END OF TIRED
Do you love the energy you get from a cup of Joe but not the jittery after effect? Then read on because we have the ultimate product for you. Caffeine lovers we would love to introduce you to the world’s first spray-on caffeine. That’s right you heard correct.
Top 10 Reasons to Stay at Sitka Lighthouse, Alaska
Visitors to the Sitka Lighthouse in Alaska can experience breathtaking views of the ocean, majestic snow-capped mountains, and lush forests. The lighthouse stands tall at 91 feet, offering a mesmerizing 360° view of the Pacific Northwest. From the top of the tower, visitors can witness sea lions and seals playing in the turquoise waters, watch orcas and whales swimming or even see bald eagles soaring in the sky.
Below is a compilation of music videos from our favourite artists - curated for your listening pleasure. Play softly in the background at your desk in the office, or loud over some cocktails. Either way these tunes will help you get into the groove.