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Croatia’s first Design hotel is in the spotlight this week. Our Travel Correspondent Yashmin Ismail checks in at Hotel Lone


The drive up towards Croatia’s first Design hotel (of exclusive lifestyle brand, Design Hotels AG), is somewhat reminiscent of nearing a seaport. The enormous, stunning white Y-shaped building resembles an ocean liner from the outside and is evocative of the Guggenheim museum, New York, as soon as you walk into the statuesque six-storey lobby.

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Summer continues with the quintessentially British Belgravia Games at The Terrace in Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel and a gin-inspired menu


With the fond memory of the Olympics still fresh in our minds, and the Paralympics still in full swing, London is soon to be reaching the end of its glorious summer of sport. If you’re not quite ready to leave your competitive streak behind you just yet, The Terrace at Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel will be hosting The Belgravia Games, which will take place from September 7th – 9th. The palatial outdoor terrace of this luxury, boutique hotel will be transformed with oversized games and an expertly crafted Sloane’s Gin infused menu served over the weekend.

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Experience the Caribbean in the most beautiful and refined way, with a SeaDream Caribbean Cruise


Once reserved for Royalty and the jet set, the powder-fine beaches and turquoise bays of the Caribbean are now relished by discerning travellers from all over the world. Idyllic islands enchant visitors with their laid-back atmosphere, fabulous climate and serene natural beauty, and what better way to experience the Caribbean than through the intimacy of yachting harbours and ports, on board a luxury cruise. Designed with the affluent, sophisticated and well travelled in mind, SeaDream caters to clientele anxious for exclusivity.

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The luxurious Caribbean is still the perfect destination for discerning travellers seeking privacy and seclusion in the most luxurious of settings


With such summer residents as Johnny Depp and Oprah Winfrey, the Caribbean is both a hotbed of celebrity glamour and a nirvana of idyllic beauty and relaxation. Indeed, the Caribbean is nothing less than an enchanting voyage of discovery, brimming with hidden luxuries. CDClifestyle have uncovered just a few hidden gems, to ensure you experience the Caribbean in the most magical way possible.

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Quinta do Lago Celebrates 40 Years of Success


For a brand, or in this case a real estate development, reaching the big 4-0 is a cause for serious celebration, especially when the development in question has built a cult-like following and stellar reputation over the past four decades.