Sicily : A fascinating destination to “tie the knot”
“It takes just a moment to feel enveloped by a new and ancient feeling, enveloping and narcotizing at the same time. In particular, that moment when you put your foot on this island. And immediately, you understand that this land, this landscape, this light, belong to you. They are part of your DNA, of your roots, of your soul, of something that you feel yours (Claudia cardinale).
Scandinavia Spotlight: Cruises, Oslo, Boutiques
Ready for a fun-filled summer? With longer days and warm weather, it’s time to get planning. Fortunately, we have some cool ideas. What about a golfing cruise for Father’s Day? Or venturing to Scandinavia, Land of the Midnight Sun? We also can’t stop gushing about our recent trip to Slovenia, Europe’s ultimate undiscovered gem. Explore away!
Mansion Global Article: Luxury Residential Projects Now Offer Everything Hotels Do… and Sometimes More
Starting with technology, the most luxurious, $40,000-per-night hotels now have concierge staff that go well above and beyond what used to be a person at a desk handling dinner reservations and theater tickets, said Stephen Scott, the founder and CEO of Travel Hub 365, a Manhattan-based luxury travel adviser.
Go Virtuoso Offer With Celebrity Cruises
Book 4-night and longer itineraries on sailings departing through December 31, 2018 and receive a Specialty Dinner for Two when booking Veranda, Concierge Class or AquaClass® staterooms. Book a Suite and receive a Specialty Dinner + $75 Shopping Credit. Combinable with The World is Open Sale!
Bookings must be made May 17, 2017 through Dec 31, 2017
News: First In Service Travel
As the year ends, we celebrate the people who matter most. For us, it’s our clients. And our team and colleagues who make the magic happen all year long. From NYC to Mexico, we share some favorite spots to spread joy this season. Finally, congrats to our colleague Pat Walker, just named one of the best advisors in the country.
Trip Report: Best Kept Secret…Slovenia
We think Slovenia is the best of Europe rolled into one compact country. Until now, it’s sat quietly under the radar of American tourists, who’ve opted for neighboring Italy or Croatia. But that is all about to change as we recently found out on our private tour of the stunning homeland to our First Lady Melania Trump.
Tale-A-Guest: Simon´s Angels on a Special Mission in Cannes
Simon’s angels have been challenged to accept a new mission … visit the spectacular International Luxury Travel Market in Cannes and be Fab-u-lous! Knocking everyone’s socks off at the hottest event in the annual luxury travel agenda, attended by the biggest names and personalities of the industry, won’t be easy …but these ladies look determined to rise to the occasion.
Rediscover Club Med Punta Cana
Rediscover Club Med Punta Cana, the Caribbean paradise and majestic golf destination where leisure and luxury are beyond par.
This completely transformed resort boasts exciting new attractions, including a creative and acrobatic playscape for kids and adults, a luxurious new area that is exclusively for adult couples, and other renovations.
Thompson Playa Del Carmen
DOWNTOWN MEETS BEACH AT THOMPSON’S PLAYA DEL CARMEN LUXURY BOUTIQUE HOTEL
Playa del Carmen’s new premier boutique beachfront destination hotel takes sun-splashed luxury and exciting beach nightlife up a notch – five stories up — at the center of it all along Playa’s famous Quinta Avenida at Calle 12. With exhilarating 360° views from sea to city and beyond, it’s truly the pinnacle of Playa, where a rooftop infinity pool playground meets cuisine and entertainment by the creators of CATCH NYC and the mid-century cool of renowned Mexico City designers Niz + Chauvet.
It’s become a rite of passage for expecting couples everywhere: the babymoon, a relaxing last-hurrah vacation taken at that lovely point in a woman’s pregnancy when she’s feeling good and still able to travel. While New Yorkers once flocked straight to the Caribbean, Mexico or Central America, these popular destinations are now affected by the Zika virus, which the World Health Organization declared a public health emergency in February.
JUMBY BAY, A ROSEWOOD RESORT
A First In Service Wonderwall property, on Treasure island. Indulge in life’s simple pleasures at this exclusive private isle in the middle of the Caribbean. The sun-drenched coast, pristine beaches and lush landscape make this remote spot, accessible only by boat, a secret worth keeping.
Travel Report: Chile’s Epic Atacama Desert
The Atacama Desert in Chile looks like Mars. Sunsets are epic. The night skies, among the clearest in the world, make stargazing a must. Our team recently experienced this other-worldly landscape on a mind-blowing ‘glamping’ weekend with Alto Atacama Desert Lodge & Spa.
WONDERWALL 2017 Launches | Luxury in Nicaragua
Wake up in a 13th-century Irish castle once owned by the Guinness family. Meet pearl-diving mermaids in Shima, Japan. Learn to feed baby sloths in Costa Rica. These are all experiences we offer on our 2017 WONDERWALL. This is the year to do it all...