The Breakers Is Broken
26 Nov
2013

The Breakers Is Broken »

If you decide to go to The Breakers based on its reputation, don’t say I didn’t warn you. I’d send this to the chair of their board, but somehow I doubt anyone really cares so long as they can fill the rooms.

Singita, Africa – #Travel Tuesday
7 Jun
2011

Singita, Africa – #Travel Tuesday »

SAFARI!  Whether you choose to visit Sabi Sand, Kruger National Park, the Grumeti Reserves or Pamushana, staying at a Singita property (http://bit.ly/mHwLec) guarantees the world’s best safari experience and accommodations.  These stunning properties have racked up hotel and travel awards from around the globe, and you can feel good about enjoying this unique part of [...]
My Local Corfu – #TravelTuesday
26 May
2011

My Local Corfu – #TravelTuesday »

Imagine the scene...an out of the way, multi-terraced business perched on a cliff hundreds of feet high overlooking a bright blue body of water on which boats dart and swimmers frolic. A cool breeze gently moves the many colorful umbrellas as tourists sip refreshing native libations while they take in a spectacular sunset and nosh [...]
Pita Maha Resort, Bali – #Travel Tuesday
17 May
2011

Pita Maha Resort, Bali – #Travel Tuesday »

A prayer:  May we Eat, Pray & Love at the Pita Maha in Bali (http://bit.ly/kdZnZz), and please dear Lord, may Javier Bardem be nursing a broken heart in a villa nearby.  Pack your mala beads and head for the sophisticated perfection of these secluded villas overlooking the Tjampuhan valley.  The spiritual path has been a [...]
Claridges Mayfair Hotel, London – #TravelTuesday
26 Apr
2011

Claridges Mayfair Hotel, London – #TravelTuesday »

We’ve been following @Gordonsguide on Twitter for a long time, so it’s easy to trust his recommendation of Claridges Mayfair Hotel, London.  This uber-sexy, art deco gem, made Condé Nast Traveller’s Gold List in 2010.  It’s everything a great hotel should be and a long-weekend there is enough to temporarily recover from the disappointing world [...]
Hotel Grande Bretagne – #TravelTuesday
19 Apr
2011

Hotel Grande Bretagne – #TravelTuesday »

Leave it to our friend @WanderlustWomen to have us traveling transatlantic again!  There’s a lot to say about Hotel Grande Bretagne (@grandebretagne).  Let’s start with the views.  Say good morning to the Parthenon, Constitution Square & the famed Acropolis.  Old world elegance and Athenian adventure are at your fingertips.  There have been few times more [...]
Park Hyatt, Buenos Aires – #TravelTuesday
12 Apr
2011

Park Hyatt, Buenos Aires – #TravelTuesday »

Were it not for our friend, @ThePointsGuy, we might never have come back from the Palmilla, but the Park Hyatt, Buenos Aires (http://bit.ly/dH5Fwc) is an excellent recommendation.  A trip here is about stepping back to a time filled with vibrant architecture, romantic décor and graceful elegance.  It’s eclectic Buenos Aires, and if you haven’t been [...]
One & Only Palmilla, Los Cabos – #TravelTuesday
5 Apr
2011

One & Only Palmilla, Los Cabos – #TravelTuesday »

The one & only Palmilla, Los Cabos, is recommended by @CaboJulie, and from the looks of it, we’d have to say she knows

Four Seasons, San Francisco – #TravelTuesday
29 Mar
2011

Four Seasons, San Francisco – #TravelTuesday »

By now you may be thinking that Travel Tuesdays are all about globetrotting, but at SHG we want to remind you that superb hospitality experiences await you, right here in the United States.  Thanks to @Cazoomi (www.cazoomi.com) for recommending the Four Seasons, San Francisco.  The Four Seasons is the type of property that reassures you, [...]
The Peninsula Hong Kong – #TravelTuesday
22 Mar
2011

The Peninsula Hong Kong – #TravelTuesday »

We’re delighted to see so many of you taking explorations around the globe, and Week 4’s travel spotlight is shining in beautiful Hong Kong thanks to our friend @WldTrvlBill. We’ve stayed at the Peninsula in Hong Kong, and all we can say is, hello luxury, and it’s great to meet your friends, leisure and extravagance! [...]
Hotel N, Belgrade – #TravelTuesday
15 Mar
2011

Hotel N, Belgrade – #TravelTuesday »

When travels take you across the globe to Serbia, @Jacks076 tells us the place for accommodations is Hotel N.  Whether you want to spend the day visiting Belgrade Castle, the Church of St. Sava, or the Beli Dvor, Hotel N’s dedicated English speaking staff is what sets this property apart from a plethora of other [...]
French Hospitality @ It’s Best – #TravelTuesday
8 Mar
2011

French Hospitality @ It’s Best – #TravelTuesday »

Our friend @The_Life_Coach enjoys indulging in the luxurious amenities that make a high-end Marriott feel like home.  One of our favorites is the Renaissance Paris Vendome Hotel, with its boutique setting in the heart of central Paris.  Spend an afternoon strolling the Tuileries Gardens and after you work up an appetite slip into Goumard, where [...]