Posts in the Luxury Travel category

| Everyday Luxury Travel Africa Kenya

Afternoon Tea at Giraffe Manor, Nairobi, Kenya

A very short walk away from Giraffe Manor is The Giraffe Centre and the non-profit conservation education centre ‘shares’ the giraffes with the luxury boutique hotel. Also known as the African Fund for Endangered Wildlife (AFEW), the Giraffe Centre operates an education centre for children, particularly the local youth of Kenya. We encountered three different species of… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Africa Kenya

Safari-Chic at Hemingways Nairobi, Kenya

I left a piece of my heart in Africa after our trip to South Africa last year…and visiting Kenya meant I left even more of it behind. You can’t help but feel an emotional connection with this place…a place so beautiful, where dreams come true and every expectation is met.The novel ‘Out of Africa’ is… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Restaurants UK

A Day at The Ritz with Champagne Laurent-Perrier

There’s something about the very name of The Ritz that conjures up a feeling of excitement within me and stepping through the doors of one of London’s most luxurious hotels is utterly thrilling. My eyes feasted on the grandest of staircases and the foyer with its beautiful Louis XVI-style design, soft shades of pink, glittering chandeliers… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Italy

Getting Lost in Venice

When I asked around about what I should see and do in Venice, the answer was unanimous, ‘just get lost’…With narrow side streets, and unmappable mews, Venice is maze-like place but that’s part of the magic. However, of course, with the aid of google maps, I never got too lost 😉 Jumping into a water… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Europe Italy

The Riva Experience at The Gritti Palace

What I love about travelling is truly absorbing a destination, feeling the culture, eating the food and having experiences that are emblematic of that place. While there are other ‘floating cities’ there’s nowhere truly like Venice with its history, architecture and spirit. The winding canals, bridges and islands are what truly characterise this place as… Read more »