Posts tagged "travel"
Hotel Budir on Iceland

Hotel Budir on Iceland

Hotel Budir is nicely situated at the end of the habitable world in the north-west part of Iceland. The hotel was originally founded in 1948 and has ever since been immensely popular among a cosmopolitan clientele. Unfortunately, the old Hotel Budir burned down in 2001. It was rebuilt immediately and re-opened in 2003. The new...

Haute travel talk

Extravigator is a new community in beta mode where “sophisticated travellers go to discuss first class experiences”. I believe a lot in this kind of trustworthy sharing of knowledge. Who will ever trust an ad from a hotel or a restaurant? Better to listen to people who actually have experienced the place. There are 12...
Desert Lounge Weekend

Desert Lounge Weekend

The Desert Lounge Weekend will take place in Marrakech October 19-21, 2007. In an exotic setting you will experience great music from artists and DJ’s like Bryan Ferry, Dimitri from Paris and Claude Challe global nomads, charity and fine food and drinks. Daytime the surrounding are buzzing with commerce and Morrocan life and at night...

The skyscrapers of Wulingyuan

Simon Winchester at the New York Times recently reported from the magic skyscrapers of Wulingyuan in China. A remote part of the country until 50 years ago barely even settled. Read the full story here. The images from Wulingyuan speak for themselves. I would like to go there! Ping Intressant.se tags technorati : wulingyuan china...

The cool Greece hotel Bellonias Villas

I few weeks ago me and my wife were generously invited by a good friend to an anniversary which he celebrated at the Island Santorini in the Greece archipelago. We stayed at a cool and friendly hotel called Bellonias Villas in the small beach town of Kamari. Bellonias Villas beautifully combines the traditional Cycladic architecture...

Hotel Maricel on Mallorca

When I visited Mallorca some weeks ago on a field trip with the global brand group of Absolut we stayed at a really cool and relaxed hotel just outside of Palma called Maricel. As you can see on the pictures Maricel has the charm of an old palace and the atmosphere is relaxed and your...
Thailand living

Thailand living

Thailand living is a new blog (only in Swedish) about “Thailand, the sanctuary for the mind, body and soul”. They recently wrote about a new and nice minimalistic hotel at Koh Samui called The Library. The Library is divided into 26 suite/studio cabins in lush vegetation. The hotel has a casual elegance, interiors are finished...
Luxury hotel experience in Milan

Luxury hotel experience in Milan

A few month ago Nhow hotel opened its doors in Milan, the capital of fashion and design. It has already turned into one of the reference points for social life in Milan. It is a thought after hotel experience for urban commuters. Nhow hotel is a full-scale laboratory of trends in the very latest, contemporary...
Leaf limited edition tea travel kit

Leaf limited edition tea travel kit

The Leaf limited edition tea travel kit is perfect to slip into your weekend bag. The kit will make sure you don’t run out of a good quality cup of tea on your weekends away! The bag was designed by parisian designers Les Petites Emplettes exclusively for leaf and only 500 will be available. It...