Category: Epic Adventures

Aerial view of Mauritius island panorama and famous Le Morne Brabant mountain, beautiful blue lagoon and underwater waterfall by Myroslava

History and nature takes centre stage in Mauritius

Surrounded by the Indian Ocean on the southeast coast of Africa is Mauritius. Lagoons, coral reefs, and clean beaches are enough to attract the attention of many vacationers, but it’s…

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North Island Al Fresco Dining

Extreme, Exclusive Island Stays

These island destinations take exclusivity to the extreme, bringing luxury to romantic, dramatic, adventurous, and mythical new levels. Take exclusivity to the extreme, bringing luxury to romantic, dramatic, adventurous, and…

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The remains of a Roman column at Nora, the first Phoenician city in Sardinia, dating back to 8 B.C

Underrated Sardinia on a horseback anyone

Mainland Italy gets all of the glory. Art, architecture, gelato, wine, and pasta—what’s not to love? But it’s Sardinia, the autonomous island to the southwest, that has all of the…

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Dome roofs replicating the shape of the island

Paradise found in Anambas Archipelago

To escape, to truly get away, is an elusive pleasure. But that’s exactly what you’ll do at Bawah, a new resort in Indonesia’s Anambas archipelago, about 270 kilometres northeast of…

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Hot air balloon safari with Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti

Exceptional places to bring the whole family together

Bring the whole family on a stylish getaway to some of the world’s most luxurious resorts. More and more properties are offering experiences revolving around families, from engaging children’s programming…

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Kayaking at Anse Peniche

Island Getaways Seychelles

One minute I’m swimming past sunshine yellow banana rays, Phoebe the turtle and friendly black-tipped sharks, and the next I’m rescuing marooned honeymooners on Coco Island. A kayak rescue mission…

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Hilton Conrad’s over water bungalows

Island Getaways Bora Bora

From hiking in lush mountains to snorkelling with sharks, it’s hard to get bored in Bora Bora. Whether you’re brave enough to swim with sharks and rays, or prefer to…

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The elegant cabin of Venice Simplon Orient Express

Leisurely pursuits on the finest trains & cruises

Back when air travel was still uncommon even for the wealthy, travellers used to go around in style via trains and ships. Luxury Travel At Its Finest Newsletter Leave this…

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Réunion’s coast as seen from the helicopter

Le Reunion Island: where the ocean meets the sky

From where I stood, I could see the horizon of the Indian Ocean seamlessly meet azure skies. Réunion Island was made of so many diverse elements and yet they smoothly…

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Be part of the landscape with horse safaris across the Okavango Delta

Botswana: breaking the mould

Botswana is the secret safari Africa has tucked under her belt, a place where the delta yawns, the sky floods, and the wildlife is best seen on horseback or helicopter.…

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