Category: Europe

Borgo Santo Pietro View from balcony

Restoring Tuscany’s Borgo Santo Pietro to perfection

One man’s ruins are another man’s dream. Under the Tuscan Sun One man’s ruins are another man’s dream. Literally. This is how Borgo Santo Pietro was born, out of the…

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Titanic Belfast interior

Revisiting Titanic’s shadow in Belfast

Just before midnight on April 14, 1912, RMS Titanic collided with an iceberg in the North Atlantic with 2,224 souls and crew aboard. Luxury Art Deco Relives Titanic Belfast Just…

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Gecko Hotel Beach Club beach

Stylish hideaway in Mediterranean

Hop in your yacht and sail away to Formentera, the place to get your still on while basking within this intensely beautiful limestone island Gecko Hotel & Beach Club Hop…

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The Krane Hotel (R Hjortshoj)

Radical take on hospitality the Krane Hotel

One of the world’s unrivalled luxury experiences can be found in the up-and-coming waterfront city of Nordhavn. A Port Crane Converted into a Luxury Hideaway One of the world’s unrivalled…

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Gstaad Palace beautiful setting

For cheese lovers only – Gstaad Palace

Gstaad Palace’s cow Bergrose, or Mountain Rose, enjoys her life. She has the sun in the morning, the moon at night and plenty of green pastures on Mount Walig to…

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Sweden's Quirky Traditions: Gavle goat

Sweden’s quirky traditions for the holiday season

Every year since 1966, the townspeople of Gävle in central Sweden erect the Gävlebocken, a yule goat made out of straw, in the Slottstorget Square on the first day of…

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MAS impressive building re ected in the port water surrounding it by Vincent Sung

Antwerp – trendiest city

When Southeast Asians travel to Europe individually or in groups, they often include in a brief one-day visit to Bruges and Brussels or skip Belgium altogether. Fashion, Design & Culture,…

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Ohla's royal rooftop pool

Stylish stays in Barcelona

What a joy to experience the fantastic in Barcelona. These hotels give you luxurious amenities in dramatic, sensual Spanish settings infused with the independent spirit that is Catalonia. Sensual Spanish…

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The grand houses of Provence with lush gardens

Cruising down Rhône with Provence’s wine

Ever since the publication in 1989 of Peter Mayle’s runaway bestseller A Year in Provence, this southernmost region of France A week in Provence's vineyards, cruising along the river-ways in…

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Japanese bridge and willows which featured in many of Monet's paintings

Normandy – cradle of Impressionism

Follow the footsteps of Impressionism's great Masters I have often driven through Normandy and admired the landscape and rural architecture and promised myself I would explore the region in more…

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