Foodie Experiences at Cape Grace

Across from the V&A Waterfront’s shopping precinct and encircled by the tranquil yacht marina and bustling working harbour, Cape Grace ( / Tel. +27 21 410 7100), recently named one of the Top 100 Hotels in the World for 2016 by Travel + Leisure, offers a heady mix of traditional Cape culture and luxury in one. Besides its impressive location and luxurious […]

Norwegian Cruise Line To Debut New Ship

NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE TO DEBUT NEW SHIP DESIGNED FOR ALASKA CRUISING IN 2018  Norwegian’s next new build to seasonally homeport in Seattle beginning Summer 2018 Named Norwegian Bliss, the vessel will be the ultimate ship for Alaska cruising, with hull artwork designed by marine mammal conservationist Wyland Norwegian Cruise Line will once again pioneer a new […]

Awards for Excellence in NZ

Awards for Excellence celebrate the crème de la crème of NZ hospitality Hospitality New Zealand has once again recognised the very best of Kiwi hospitality, at their 19th annual 2016 Awards for Excellence gala dinner, held in central Auckland on Thursday night.   Over 450 people gathered at SkyCity for the black tie event, representing the […]

Taveuni Palms Resort, Fiji win’s two world awards

The luxurious Taveuni Palms Resort, Fiji Islands has won two awards, winning the “Best Resort and Hotel in Fiji” at the 2016 Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Awards, held in Marbella, Spain and winning the “Australasia’s Leading Luxury Boutique Island Resort” at the 23rd annual World Travel Awards™, held in Danang, Vietnam.   The Seven […]

Virgin sets sail

Virgin Cruises Sets Sail under New Moniker “Virgin Voyages” Sir Richard Branson’s Cruise Line Reveals New Name & Icon, A Signed Ship Building Contract and A World First Clean Energy Partnership Virgin Group founder Sir Richard Branson today revealed Virgin Voyages as the inspiring new identity for the company’s cruise line. Joined by the company’s […]

Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Opens in Oman

Anantara’s first resort in Oman, the hotly anticipated Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort, has opened its doors.  Perched 2,000 metres above sea level on the Sultanate’s fabled ‘Green Mountain’, Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort is the highest five star luxury resort in the Middle East and offers a huge variety of activities – from […]

Cathay adds Tel Aviv

Cathay Pacific Airways have announced that it will expand its global network with the launch of a new four-times weekly service between Hong Kong and Tel Aviv, the international gateway to Israel, from 26 March 2017 (subject to government approval).   New Zealand passengers can conveniently connect with the flight via CX198 from Auckland to Hong […]

First Chedi for India

GHM announces first Chedi in India, by Lake Powai in Mumbai Soft opening of The Chedi Mumbai scheduled for late 2016 General Hotel Management Ltd (GHM) has joined hands with Rajesh LifeSpaces, one of Mumbai’s most trusted real estate companies, to bring The Chedi brand to the hospitality market in India’s wealthiest city. Rajesh LifeSpaces’ strategic move into the […]

Heritage Christchurch wins big!

Heritage Christchurch has been announced a winner in the World Luxury HotelAwards in the Luxury Historical Hotel category. Heritage Christchurch won the award in the Regional section – Christchurch, New Zealand in these prestigious awards, often likened to the Oscars for luxury properties world-wide. The award ceremony took place in Qatar Saturday night 29 October. “It’s an amazing achievement for our hotel to […]

Travel in style

From stylish and protective iPhone cases through to modern laptop satchels and backpacks, STM  have products to suit all lifestyles and budgets – and perfect for travel or use around town for business. STM’s ever-popular Grace Collection features a range of chic and sophisticated bags and cases that protect and organise digital lives. The Grace […]