Fond Doux Plantation & Resort is a 19th century eco-friendly colonial resort nestled in the heart of St. Lucia, best known for its romantic, intimate, and private cottages. In the years since they opened, Fond Doux has forged a reputation for peerless hospitality paired with stunning archetypal St Lucian vistas. Eager to find out more, we spoke with Fond Doux’s co-owner and Manager, Eroline Lamontagne, who offered a behind-the-scenes look at this must-visit resort.
Most people have the same assumptions when it comes to luxury travel. Of course, it’s easy to assume that all expensive voyages will be identical in quality. However, not all high-end travel experiences are the same.
Private jets come in all different shapes and sizes. Some are better than others, due to the fact they’re more spacious, comfortable, or include more high-end features and luxury services. There’s a diverse range of private jets to hop aboard, but only some will get the job done in a truly satisfying style.
One thing is for sure: Canada has something for everyone. Whether you are looking for brimming urban nightlife or craving to go hiking in stunning natural surroundings, the Great White North can cater to every taste – and it sure offers some great lush options for those of us who love to explore nature with luxury.
With every passing World Ski Awards, it becomes clearer that Europe is the place to visit if you’re looking for some great slopes and cute chalets.
Source: Tron website Cryptocurrencies have captured the mainstream media headlines for over a year now. Even as people overcome the overwhelming scepticism of cryptocurrency, a new name joins the band and makes waves, making investors sit up and watch out. Similar to the stock market where each company wants to create niche distinct from peers and not be seen as just one of the players… Read More
We’ve been absolutely blessed with summer weather this year in Britain, haven’t we? However, all good things come to an end and the miserable winter months are upon us.
New Quirky Properties from Mulberry Cottages Leading boutique holiday lettings agency Mulberry Cottages is regularly adding new properties to their website. Here are five unique new additions to the Mulberry Cottages portfolio. Barefoot Beach House, Camber Sands, Sussex Sleeps 8 Pet friendly: 3 nights £1300/ 7 nights £1800 Barefoot Beach House is sat right on beach at Camber Sands with stunning panoramic views. The property… Read More
As autumn approaches, there’s still time to make the most of the sun by travelling to warmer climes. Ten Lifestyle Group recommends some of the top destinations to top up the tan in serious style.
Some of us just can’t resist travelling in luxury. Whether it’s car rental for a business trip, or relaxing to the max on your summer holiday, extra comfort is high on the agenda for many.
24 Hours in Sydney – Luxury Experiences Down Under Welcome to Sydney, Australia, a uniquely metropolitan hub of activity in this mind-blowingly expansive country, where you can find world-class culture, buzzing business and a classy urban lifestyle amidst the wild mountains, forests and waters that surround it. If you have only 24 hours to spend in Australia’s largest city, you will want to seek… Read More
Expert Q&A with Travelbag’s Paul Hopkinson: Luxury Long-Haul Travel Paul Hopkinson, Managing Director at Travelbag, the long-haul travel experts, shares his expert insight into luxury travel. With over 20 years’ experience in travel marketing, Paul knows a thing or two about what makes a holiday great. Here, he shares with us how to enjoy luxury travel off the beaten track, where to go to… Read More
Five cosy Mulberry Cottages properties for colourful autumn walks 2018 Autumn is the perfect time to make the most of the great outdoors and explore the English countryside, which will be bursting with an abundance of autumnal colours especially after the warm summer. Here are five Mulberry Cottages’ properties on the doorstep of National Trust and Forestry Commission land offering some of England’s most… Read More
The Top 5 Road Trip Destinations That Need to Be on Your Bucket List Whether you drive a car, a motorbike or a motorhome, there is nothing better than hitting the open road to explore some of the most incredible places on earth, and there are a few road trips that every travelling enthusiast must experience in their lifetime. If you are creating your… Read More
Disturbing Ibiza Returns After two incredible seasons Ushuaïa Ibiza Beach Hotel confirms that Disturbing Ibiza, with none other than Tinie Tempah and DJ Charlesy, is back at the open-air club for a third season. Moving to Wednesdays for 2018, it’s set to bring its biggest lineup yet to the island for another summer of incredible shows that cover hip-hop, R&B, grime, afrobeat, Old Skool… Read More
Paradise Really Exists A light breeze sways through the palm trees on a white sand beach with the ocean gently lapping the shore. Sounds pretty idyllic but then this is the island of Mustique so idyllic is the perfect way to describe this Caribbean island. Mustique is a small island in the Caribbean that sits at the north tip of The Grenadines surrounded by… Read More
Thinking of traveling? Make sure you know these travel etiquette rules! Along with breathtaking vistas and life-changing expeditions, one of the purest and most beautiful elements of travelling is the people you meet along the way. Friendships formed over weeks, days or even just hours can create bonds that last a lifetime. But when cultures collide, there’s one vital detail you’ll need to keep… Read More
Yacht Charter for a Unique Luxury Holiday What is better than being with the most important people in your life aboard one of the greatest luxuries money can buy? Whether you’re looking to get away for some unparalleled fun with the family and kids, embark on a romantic adventure, or want to explore the waters of an exotic destination with all the amenities usually… Read More
The Petersham Hotel The Petersham Restaurant is set within a stunning 4-star hotel, proudly overlooking the River Thames and surrounding Petersham Meadows. Built in 1865, The Petersham is rich in history, yet progressive in approach, offering first-class hospitality. In 1978, The Petersham was purchased by the Dare family and this year, will be celebrating their 40th anniversary of ownership. The Petersham Restaurant is unique,… Read More
The Top Global Luxury Must-Visit Festivals Wellies filled with the murky mud of yesterday’s downpour and soggy, saggy tents impeding a restful night’s sleep; festivals can be physically demanding. But, festivals also allow us to escape the mundanity of day-to-day life, to delve into the mind’s dressing up box and pull out past memories as well as produce new memoirs for the future. Though,… Read More
Ahoy Club, the world’s first bespoke luxury yacht charter service, launched on May 1st with a promise to transform the global charter market. The unique Ahoy Club platform will allow charterers to book a yacht in minutes, rather than days or even weeks, by replacing the current, outdated manual process with pioneering digital technology. It will lower the cost of chartering by around 20%,… Read More
Indulge this National Afternoon Tea Week with Mulberry Cottages To celebrate National Afternoon Tea Week (14th – 20th August 2018), boutique self-catering lettings agency Mulberry Cottages has shared the best places to enjoy afternoon tea in Kent and Sussex, located near a selection of their handpicked properties. Now you only need decide what goes first on the scone, jam or cream? Castle View, Whitstable,… Read More
The Eagerly Awaited Second Chedi in Europe To Open in Luštica Bay, Montenegro Luštica Bay is delighted to announce the launch of the first of seven hotels, The Chedi Luštica Bay, situated on the waterfront with superb views of the bay, marina and the Adriatic Sea. The parent hotel company GHM and the Chedi brand which initially established its name in Asia and the… Read More
Best Beach Properties with Mulberry Cottages As the heatwave continues, British beaches are capturing our attention. For the perfect coastal getaway this summer, we’ve rounded up properties in English seaside towns which can host between two and 20 guests. Dungeness – Lemon Fish, Dungeness, Kent (Sleeps 2) Prices from – 3 nights £320 / 7 nights £400 Lemon Fish boasts an ideal location for those looking… Read More
The Benefits of Private Jet Charter Vs Private Jet Clubs Private jet clubs are a growing trend in luxury travel, essentially allowing members the opportunity to share the cost of private charter flights. The Uber Pool of the skies, this concept has been successfully used in the US for many years as using private jets to hop from state to state is commonplace with… Read More
British Polo Day Celebrates its 10th Anniversary Year, raising money for The Royal Foundation and Sentebale (Photography taken by Sam Churchill) Henley-on-Thames, UK – Held under royal patronage, with members of four royal families playing, British Polo Day Great Britain is presented by Chelsea Barracks and hosted by The Schwarzenbach family at The River Field in Henley-on-Thames, home of the Black Bears. Funds raised… Read More
Great Pools and Gardens for the June British Heatwave with Mulberry Cottages With the heatwave on all our minds at the moment, we’ve put together these pools and gardens for a roundup. Royal Inspired Garden Pool (Sleeps 2+1) –The Barn at Sopps Farm, West Tytherley, Wiltshire Prices from – 3 nights £308 / 7 nights £440 The Barn at Sopps Farm is located in the… Read More
Daily Bread Surfboard Founder, Chris Clark, On The Rise Of Experiential Gifts With A Difference Chris Clark, founder of Daily Bread Surfboards, is often commissioned to create bespoke, handmade wooden boards as a gift – including the opportunity to join him in his workshop to create a board from scratch. We talk to Chris about the increasing popularity of experiential gifts with a difference… Read More
Chinawhite Returns During the Henley Royal Regatta to Host this Summer’s Most Exclusive Party at Temple Island This summer, legendary London nightclub Chinawhite returns for the sixth year running to The Henley Royal Regatta. This unmissable weekend of revelry and entertainment will take place on Friday 6th July and Saturday 7th July with a series of exclusive parties headlined by the legendary Cédric Gervais… Read More
Pegasus launches flights to two popular destinations on the Arabian Gulf: Muscat and Dammam Pegasus is expanding its network with daily flights to Dammam and three times weekly flights to Muscat from London Stansted via Istanbul. LONDON (19th June 2018) — Pegasus Airlines is adding Oman’s capital Muscat and Saudi Arabia’s business hub Dammam to its flight network, to open up new markets in… Read More
Daily Bread Surfboards Founder, Chris Clark, Discusses what Goes Into Creating a Handmade Wooden Board The striking wooden surfboards created by Chris Clark, founder of Daily Bread Surfboards, are a far cry from the popular foam and fibreglass boards surfers typically ride today. Both a high performance piece of equipment and a work of art, each board is inspired by his passion for surfing… Read More
Sun Siyam Launch Sun Aqua Iru Veli: The Ultimate Island Indulgence with a Naturally Playful Twist As UK visitor figures to the Maldives rise, a vibrant new resort takes luxury all-inclusive to another level Set on Aluvifushi, a secluded, previously uninhabited private island forming part of the South Nilandhe Atoll, also known as the Dhaalu Atoll, Sun Aqua Iru Veli will offer guests the… Read More
Spirit Yachts set to launch flagship eco-friendly superyacht Launching in 2019, the Spirit 111’ will be one of the largest, single-masted wooden yachts ever built in the UK British modern classic yacht company, Spirit Yachts, is currently building a 34m sailing yacht, the Spirit 111’. The sloop-rigged superyacht is set to be the largest build from Spirit Yachts to date and has been designed… Read More
Incorporating a wide array of luxury shops to suit every style, Seven Dials is London’s unique, premium London village showcasing the capital’s premium fashion, grooming, art and lifestyle, food and drink offerings. LUX went to visit the area to explore the vast array of unique shops and venues, looking to discover the personalised offerings that are on offer in the seven streets. Comprised of… Read More
Located in the luxurious and coastal setting of Lymington is the Mayflower Inn, a truly wonderful and refreshingly modern venue. LUX had the honour of staying at the seaside pub and enjoyed a magnificent experience. Standing tall amongst the beautiful backdrop of the Hampshire seaside, the Mayflower immediately captures the beauty of Lymington and the surrounding area. The venue features six nautical themed rooms,… Read More
Major music and audio event to take centre stage in London this autumn After two innovative and successful years pushing the boundaries and bringing the industry’s leading high-quality audio, headphones, portable audio, and streaming products back to the Capital for the first time in a decade, all under one roof, The Indulgence Show is rebranding as the Festival of Sound, The Music and Audio Show,… Read More