Four Seasons Opens in Vail

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Nestled at the base of one of North America’s most acclaimed ski resorts, Four Seasons Resort and Residences Vail, featuring a 121-room resort as well as limited real estate opportunities, has officially opened its doors today, just in time for the holidays. This season, Vail and Four Seasons enthusiasts will delight in the ultimate holiday […]

Luxury Real Estate – Private Aeroplanes

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Should private planes be considered luxury real estate? I think so. Possibly the most expensive real estate ever built, in fact. Any one who has ever flown on a commercial jet and been treated like cattle must have dreamed of owning a private jet. It is hard to imagine a more luxurious, comfortable, personal, splendiferous […]

Historic Luxury Resort in Tuscany Italy

Castello di Casole I think I’m in love. Well, love may not be quite the right word, but I know where I am going for my next vacation. When thinking of Italy, and particularly Tuscany, just about any English or American immediately conjures up images of rolling, vine covered hills and lazy afternoons spent drinking […]

Is Dubai’s Luxury Real Estate Market Finished?

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There is no question that Dubai’s luxury real estate market is facing major issues at the moment, despite the constant denials and positive-spin press releases being issued, some developers are facing up to reality, and the number of canceled or delayed projects makes a mockery of announcements of new projects. Dubai would not have offered […]

Macau: The New Vegas

Vegas is the gambling capital of the word right? Wrong, not any more. Macau has eclipsed that traditional American gambling town and then some. Tiny Macau has well and truly become the Las Vegas of the East in fact within 10 years we predict Vegas becoming the Macau of the West! Thanks to steady stream […]

Luxury Train Travel: Southern India

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India is not so much a country as a sub-continent most visitors will focus on Rajasthan in the north included the famed Taj Mahal. Southern India offers an entirely different culture and experience, far more authentically Indian as few invaders got this far, but is also far less developed as a luxury destination. What the […]

Kimberley Luxury: El Questro and Home Valley

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Until recently the Top End, as the Kimberley region of northern Western Australia is known locally, was the preserve of those who were prepared to get down and dirty. However gradually more luxurious options are becoming available. Its timely too because the release of Baz Luhrmann’s epic Australia will have three stars: Nicole Kidman, Hugh […]

Siena: Charming Historic Town and James Bond

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Following the latest James Bond adventure around the world takes us from the deserts of northern Chile to the non-desert, but totally charming world of Northern Italy. In Bond’s latest adventure, Quantum of Solace, the much-anticipated opening sequence was shot in three locations in Northern Italy. Lake Garda was the start of the car chase […]

Luxury Destination Island: Mauritius

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Mauritius, located off the east coast of Madagascar in the Indian Ocean is an intriguing blend of African, Indian and French influences with a slant towards luxury resorts: who could ask for more. The French have contributed pretty place names such as Petit Sable, Bois des Amourettes and Pinte du Diable. The Indian Ocean supplies […]

Mustique: Jetsetter’s Paradise

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The Cotton House is the most exclusive resort, well alright the only resort, on the exclusive island of Mustique. Built of Coral Stone and incorporating historic building from the cotton growing era, the Cotton House comprises of only twenty rooms, villas, cottages and suites. Set in meticulously landscaped gardens with beautiful views to the Caribbean […]