Luxury travel news this week
Here's a round-up of luxury travel stories that have caught the eye this week. To make sure you receive these new weekly alerts in your web browser, please
9 hours ago - A Luxury Travel
Kenya: Hakuna Matata and Me
From mango-stealing monkeys and wildlife safaris to the welcoming Maasai and Samburu people, Kenya left an impression that I'll never forget.
2 days ago - Go World Travel
Golf: Shane Lowry fights to hold Abu Dhabi halfway lead by one stroke
Shane Lowry of Ireland recovered from two early bogeys Thursday by hitting enough good shots for a 2-under 70, giving him a one-shot lead going into the weekend at the Abu...
3 days ago - LA Times - 2 articles
Review: Nigerian charmer ‘Lionheart' champions a global heroine
Nollywood star Genevieve Nnaji - a hypnotizing movie presence both regal and warm - has long been one of the most beloved actresses in Africa, but now she's branching out as a...
3 days ago - LA Times
I'll eat it roar: Lioness feasts on a crocodile after gripping its head between her powerful jaws
These hair-raising photos show the moment a fierce lioness kills and devours a five foot crocodile by gripping its head in her jaws at the Kruger National Park in South Africa.
3 days ago - Mail Online
10 great affordable winter sun holidays: readers' travel tips
Dodge the British winter, without spending a fortune, with readers' picks in Spain, including the Canaries, and bargains in north, west and South Africa We escaped to the...
4 days ago - The Guardian
Top 7 places in Africa to see the Big Grey Giants - elephants, rhinos and hippos
While it's common for Africa's ‘Big Cats' to be considered as the continent's primary wildlife species, the animals that often inspire the most awe when out on safari are the...
4 days ago - A Luxury Travel
Australian Open: Upsets, status quo Down Under
Americans Frances Tiafoe and Amanda Anisimova pulled off big upsets, and Roger Federer and Sloane Stephens kept rolling during second-round play Wednesday in the Australian...
5 days ago - LA Times
A new take on the January blues
We've got a new take on the January blues... here we highlight some of the most beautiful blue places around the world to visit, from exploring the brightly-coloured alleyways...
5 days ago - A Luxury Travel
First 24 hours in. Durban, South Africa
New direct flights, a weak rand, a glittering coastline and a multicultural vibe make South Africa's third city a hot contender for a winter escape, says Damien Gabet...
6 days ago - Wanderlust
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The country with a new name
It's one of the last absolute monarchies left in the world
Relax, unwind, repeat: 8 wellness adventures guaranteed to lead to a better you
Escape the stresses of modern life and discover a new, calmer you in some of the most beautiful spots on the planet
Ubud's sacred Sayan Valley takes you to the heart and soul of Bali
We were rocked gently to sleep in a pure silk hammock suspended from the ceiling of a bamboo yoga bale, listening to the lull of the wind, the sounds of the river gushing, and...
6 cultural things to do in Macau this month
Beyond the gleam of fancy hotels and the thrill of casinos, Macau is also brimming with vibrant arts programmes. Whether you enjoy a live show, love museums, or are an...
A ‘Super Blood Wolf Moon' will appear over Canada this Sunday
A 2010 lunar eclipse, similar to the super moon expected tonight. Canadian stargazers only have one opportunity to glimpse a total lunar eclipse this year, but for those who...
Instagram gallery: Your best shots of the travel classics
From sunrises at Angkor Wat in Cambodia to sunsets over the Pyramids in Egypt and everything in between. We've selected our favourite Instagram posts of the travel classics...
Aston Martin Partners with Waldorf Astoria
At the Waldorf Astoria, guests can abandon their luxurious room or suite and slip into an Aston Martin piloted by a professional driver, courtesy of the new global partnership...
Bordering on the wild: Beyond Argentina's Iguazú Falls
Iguazú is one of the most magnificent waterfalls in the world. But there's far more to Argentina's far north than a cool cascade. We head off on a mission...
Handy tips: How to pack for hand luggage-only travel
Lyn Hughes once travelled for six months taking just a 30-litre daypack. The trip, which sparked the idea for Wanderlust magazine, also taught her how to pack light - a skill...
Travel Hacking 101: Simple Steps to Quickly Earn Free Flights
My Southwest flight lands in Havana Travel hacking is a concept I've been aware of much of my travel blogging career. Despite its growth in popularity, I'd always brushed the...