Hotel Rinner: A break from everyday life in the sign of the bees
The newest Green Pearls member, the Hotel Rinner in Oberbozen, everything revolves around the fascinating world of the bee: from honey tastings from their own organic beekeeping to the globally unique Api-Wellness treatments, guests can let themselves be pampered in the hotel and enhance their overall well-being. The family-run hotel... Read more
Travel Trends: Where to go in 2019!
It’s that time of year again! From the Zambezi River to the East China Sea, the Hudson Valley to Provence, we think these seven underrated travel destinations are primed for exploration in the coming year. So as 2018 draws to a close, here’s a bit of inspiration for the... Read more
“Back to Nature” Design Hotels
‘Tis the season of indulgence, so what better way to offset any festive extravagance than by nourishing with nature. Far from going back to basics, Design Hotels’ wide-ranging selection of nature retreats combine luxury with simplicity and captivating landscapes for a series of escapes that truly capture the essence... Read more
Tsingpu Retreats join Design Hotels
Tsingpu Retreats bring together experiences of China’s past aesthetics and traditions with the comforts of today across Tsingpu Tulou Retreat and Tsingpu Yangzhou Retreat, offering precious solace amongst each location’s unique scenery, culture, and archetype. TAO (Trace Architecture Office) and Neri & Hu respectively worked traditional architecture into contemporary... Read more
Beyond Flavor. Your visit doesn’t start at check in; it starts on the plate!
Fusing outstanding food with innovative design isn’t an easy balance but a handful of hotels have proven that it can be pulled off with aplomb. From the Swiss Alps to Asian metropolises, here we highlight the six member hotels pushing boundaries in their in-house restaurants to offer wholly transformative... Read more
A soothing retreat on Zakynthos
The village of Tsilivi on the Greek island of Zakynthos sets a bucolic backdrop for the newest jewel in the Ionian crown: Olea All Suite Hotel. A veritable treasure, located on a hillside on the northeastern coast, the all-suite, adult-friendly resort (accepting guests aged 12 and older) offers a... Read more
A new haven for freethinkers: Hotel Freigeist Göttingen
Opened July 1 in the central German city of Göttingen, Hotel Freigeist Göttingen is a hive of creativity and inclusion. Conceived by hotelier Georg Rosentreter, the 118-room property is rooted in the city’s legacy as a place for academics, philosophers, and radical freethinkers. Here in the district of Groner... Read more
The island retreat of Zuri Zanzibar opens!
Zuri Zanzibar, the first Design Hotels™ member in the Tanzanian archipelago, has just opened its doors, welcoming the world to a hospitality experience shaped by this singular destination. Here on the coast of East Africa, some 30 kilometers off the mainland of Tanzania, the semi-autonomous island of Zanzibar is... Read more
DUBAI Parks and resorts … OVERVIEW!
Dubai Parks and Resorts  is the region’s largest integrated theme park destination comprising of three theme parks: MOTIONGATE Dubai, a movie inspired theme park showcasing some of Hollywood’s most beloved characters from DreamWorks Animation, Columbia Pictures including the Smurfs and Lionsgate; BOLLYWOOD PARKS Dubai, a first-of-its-kind family theme park... Read more
Helen Mints: M.INT is more than just perfumes. It is a new signature lifestyle!
M.INT was born in Italy in 2012. The brand name refers to the last name of the company’s founders Serge and Helen Mints. The logo – a winged letter “M”, the first letter of the brand name, represents creative freedom. What tell us Helen Mints about this new brand? Hey!... Read more
Destination: Mykonos! A high-style guide to the Cycladic isle
As summer heats up across Europe, so does the scene on Mykonos. Beaches pack with sun-seekers, shorelines are dotted by envy-inducing yachts, and the clubs fill with international scenesters. The Island of the Winds, as the Greek jewel of Mykonos is known, is one of those places that not... Read more