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Fruit Picking at Hotel Wailea. Photo courtesy of Zak Noyle.

Food Travel: 12 Accommodations Offering Immersive Culinary Classes

With the recent trend toward expanding our culinary consciousness, “farm-to-table” is becoming increasingly common; but what about experiences that allow you to participate in this process? These food travel-focused accommodations around the world will delight foodies and ethical travelers alike […]

Dining Al Fresco at Beechwood Inn. Photo courtesy of Beechwood Inn B&B.

Conscious Travel: Best Vegetarian Bed And Breakfasts Around The World

These delicious vegetarian bed and breakfasts from around the world offer amazing meat-free cuisine, superb hospitality and outdoor offerings.

Green Design: An Alpine Wonderland Victoria Vacation Rental In Australia [Photos]

Modscape is known for its innovative architectural projects that defy widely-known concepts of building and green design with sustainable modular architecture. Located in Bright, Victoria in Australia you’ll find one of their newest projects: Buckland’s Studio 5. A one-bedroom bed […]

Luxury Hotels Celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Luxury Hotels Celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month

This October, luxury hotels and spas are painting the town PINK in honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (BCA). We’ve rounded up some fun Breast Cancer Awareness offerings from hotels, spas and restaurants that can make you feel good […]

Afternoon Tea

Sipping Culture: Hotels Offering Traditional Tea Services Around The World

While traveling is rewarding, there’s no denying it can also be exhausting. Taking a break between sightseeing and exploring activities is essential, and for those want a cultural yet relaxing experience, afternoon tea can be just what you’re looking for. […]

Tin Nu Breathing, Ishigaki Pork And Shiisas: Experiencing Traditional Culture On Okinawa’s Taketomi Island

“We create a culture here based on traditions while coexisting with nature,” explains Kyoko, the marketing representative for HOSHINOYA Resorts, which includes the property we’re currently touring, HOSHINOYA Okinawa. “The design of the property is based on the traditions and […]

Turkish Tradition And Indulgent Chocolate: Decadent Dessert Wins Kempinski ‘Dessert Of The Year 2013’

Turkish Tradition And Indulgent Chocolate: Decadent Dessert Wins Kempinski ‘Dessert Of The Year 2013’

Bergamot-scented tea from the Black Sea sweetly paired with delicately dried Malatya apricots and Valrhona chocolate were the winning combination for “Bosphorale,” a cake created by master chocolatier and executive pastry chef of Çırağan Palace Kempinski İstanbul, William McCarrick. Bringing […]

Southern Ocean Lodge: Luxury Meets Sustainability On Kangaroo Island

Southern Ocean Lodge: Luxury Meets Sustainability On Kangaroo Island

Warm bath crystals infused with Kangaroo Island’s pure Ligurian honey and kiln-dried Australian sea salt. Wild lavender milk bath with pulverized local lavender and essential oils. Hand-collected Bay Of Shoals mineral salts blended with rose otto. I’m currently laying in […]