Luxury Travel Trends

Small Luxury Hotels of the World Breaks into New Markets

Small Luxury Hotels of the World Breaks into New Markets

Small Luxury Hotels of the World™ (SLH) has extended its global reach to include Kazakhstan, Lebanon, The Grenadines, Antigua, the Spanish resort of Marbella, and Texas.

Langham Hospitality Group Doubles North American Footprint

Langham Hospitality Group Doubles North American Footprint

Langham Hospitality Group (LHG) is doubling its North America footprint by 10 July 2013.

Regent Seven Seas Cruises Orders New Luxury Cruise Ship

Regent Seven Seas Cruises Orders New Luxury Cruise Ship

Regent Seven Seas Cruises announced today that it has entered into a definitive contract with Italy's Fincantieri shipyard to build the most luxurious cruise ship in the era of modern cruising with delivery scheduled in summer 2016.

GHM to Launch Three Luxury Hotels in Taiwan

GHM to Launch Three Luxury Hotels in Taiwan

Luxury hotel management group GHM andTaiwanese business development company Elements Innovation Co., Ltd have signed amanagement agreement to launch three upscale hotels in Zhudong, Taiwan.

BookaSuite.com: New website offers all suite hotel booking

BookaSuite.com: New website offers all suite hotel booking

BookaSuite.com is the first hotel booking website of its kind, with a unique focus on hotel suites.

Silversea Cruises Launches Complimentary Streaming Movies

Silversea Cruises Launches Complimentary Streaming Movies

In a cruise industry first, ultra-luxury Silversea Cruises has launched a complimentary service that provides streaming movies and live television news broadcasts to guests' mobile devices aboard Silver Cloud.

U.S. Luxury Travelers Name Wine Country Getaways & Luxury Cruises As No.1 Wish List Experiences

U.S. Luxury Travelers Name Wine Country Getaways & Luxury Cruises As No.1 Wish List Experiences

A cruise or a wine country experience, be it in Bordeaux, Napa or Tuscany, is at the top of affluent travelers' dream vacation lists, beating out Broadway shows or visits to rare or remote landscapes, according to the Resonance Report on Affluent Travel and Leisure.

Dinner in the Sky at Hotel Cipriani, Venice

Dinner in the Sky at Hotel Cipriani, Venice

Next month will see Orient-Express' Hotel Cipriani yet again pushing boundaries when it comes to guest experiences, with a pulse racing Dinner in the Sky experience.

The Peninsula Hotels Announce The Peninsula Yangon

The Peninsula Hotels Announce The Peninsula Yangon

Peninsula has just announced its latest endeavor in developing the new The Peninsula Yangon in Myanmar.

Luxury U.S. Travelers Say Internet Access is #1 Hotel Amenity

Luxury U.S. Travelers Say Internet Access is #1 Hotel Amenity

Internet access is the hotel amenity prized above all by affluent U.S. travelers – more than the beach, cuisine, privacy, proximity to shopping and unique activities, according to the Resonance Report on Affluent Travel and Leisure.

Ritz-Carlton Unveils Plans For New Urban Resort In Rabat, Morocco

Ritz-Carlton Unveils Plans For New Urban Resort In Rabat, Morocco

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company has unveiled plans to open its first property in Rabat, the prestigious capital city of the Kingdom of Morocco, bringing the number of hotels currently under development in the brand's growing North Africa portfolio to three.

Small Luxury Hotels Of The World Names Popular Destination Searches

Small Luxury Hotels Of The World Names Popular Destination Searches

Paul Kerr, Chief Executive Officer for SLH explains, "SLH monitors all unfulfilled searches on SLH.com. This is when a customer searches for a hotel in a country or city where we do not have a hotel.

Hilton Maldives Iru Fushi Resort & Spa Announce a New Kids Spa

Hilton Maldives Iru Fushi Resort & Spa Announce a New Kids Spa

Hilton Maldives Iru Fushi Resort & Spa Announce the Opening of Their Kids Spa 'Sweet Pea Spa'

Stowe Mountain Lodge Offers Kids Their Own Chillax Spa Experience

Stowe Mountain Lodge Offers Kids Their Own Chillax Spa Experience

Spas continue to focus on authenticity and wellness, and kids are getting their due, according to Condé Nast Traveler, Spa Finder, and other highly regarded publications.

Bangladesh: An Emerging Luxury Destination?

Bangladesh: An Emerging Luxury Destination?

The Financial Express reports 8 five-star hotels to be launched in Bangladesh in the next three years.