luxury hotels and travel destinations

They’re Gorgeous. They’re Gucci. And They Cost About $50,000 Each.

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Often when one thinks of luxury travel trunks, Louis Vuitton’s iconic monogrammed steamer trunks come to mind. But Gucci’s new Guccisima Leather Shoe Trunk and the Diamante Lux Leather Gucci Heritage Travel Trunk are stunning examples of another high-end option for travel. (more…)

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All About The Brando, Marlon’s Eco-Friendly Island Resort Dream Come True.

Marlon Brando's resort The Brando

Tetiaroa, best known as legendary actor Marlon Brando’s private island, was once considered a playground for the wealthy. This atoll served as a summer residence for the former chiefs and kings of Tahiti. Currently inaccessible to the general public, a new eco-friendly, ultra-luxurious resort, The Brando Resort, is set to open in July and will soon change that. (more…)

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Karl Lagerfeld Brings Greek History To The Hotel Metropole Monte Carlo With His ODYSSEY Pool.

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You may never get to the The Hotel Metropole in Monte Carlo, so I thought I’d share this lovely pool, art, furniture and outdoor area created for them by fashion designer and icon Karl Lagerfeld with you. (more…)

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Chalet Citrine Is A Winter Getaway For Those Who Have Income To Accommodate Good Taste.

Chalet Citrine

Ah, Wintering for the wealthy.
Luxurious ski chalets in Verbier, Chamonix, Courchevel, Megève, Val d’Isère and Zermatt are all located in the heart of Val d’Isere. Each Chalet is named after a gemstone and all of them are drop dead gorgeous. But the Citrine Chalet (also known as the Chalet L’Hotse) especially caught my eye with its combination indoor swimming pool/cinema. (more…)

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New Modern Luxury Hotel in India Boasts An Enormous Pool and A Living Wall. The Oberoi Gurgaon.

The Oberoi Gurgaon Hotel

The newest Oberoi luxury Hotel, the Oberoi Gurgaon, is India’s thirteenth Oberoi hotel and the second in the Delhi area. It sits on nine acres, measures almost 44,321 square meters and has 202 rooms, of which 15 are suites. (more…)

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