jilla ad final

Latest Travel

Forsthofalm Eco-Spa and Wellness Hotel

Olivia enjoys alpine yoga, cow-bells, and spa treatments at Forsthofalm - an eco-friendly hotel nestled deep within the Austrian alps

Posted on

The Credentials:

Holzhotel Forsthofalm is a bio-hotel 1050 metres above sea level, nestled within the mountains of Salzburg. A family-run “eco-hotel” with spa in a scenic, alpine location, it’s an ideal choice for outdoor pursuits including summer hiking and biking, yoga, and winter… Read more →

Palazzo Margherita, Basilicata

Kat McAthley has a magical stay at Palazzo Margherita, Francis Ford Coppola's 19th century palazzo turned luxury hotel in the Basilicata region of Southern Italy

Posted on

The credentials:

You may know Francis Ford Coppola as godfather (or more accurately director) of…well, ‘The Godfather’. The award-winning, pioneer film-maker is also, perhaps more surprisingly, a hotelier, and the Palazzo Margherita – hidden away behind a wooden door so discrete… Read more →

Shangri-La Al Husn, Muscat, Oman

Lisa Kjellsson checks in to Shangri-La Al Husn, an elegant five-star cliff top hotel in Muscat, Oman

Posted on

The credentials

Perched on a cliff top overlooking the Gulf of Oman, Shangri-La Al Husn Resort & Spa is one of Muscat’s most elegant five-star hotels catering to the growing number of visitors to the Sultanate. Inspired by the historic architecture of Omani forts, the building is impressive… Read more →

Grand Hotel Kronenhof, Pontresina

Elizabeth Bennett finds 'impeccable service and a world-class spa' at Grand Hotel Kronenhof in Pontresina, Switzerland

Posted on

The credentials:

Situated in Pontresina, St Moritz’s understated sister, the Grand Hotel Kronenhof was one of the first Swiss mountain hotels and has been welcoming guests since 1848. The charming neo-baroque building looks like a grand wedding cake and appears almost fairytale-esque in the… Read more →

Beaverbrook, Surrey

Elizabeth Bennett discovers 'divine interiors and delicious Japanese food' at Surrey Hills hotel, Beaverbrook

Posted on

The credentials:

Nestled in the Surrey Hills just 20 miles from London, this former home of media mogul Lord Beaverbrook has been transformed into a luxury hotel with eighteen individually styled bedrooms and a fine dining Japanese restaurant. Surrounded by 470 acres of stunning countryside, there’s… Read more →

Domingo Santo Hotel, Mexico City

Ella Mullings enjoys rooftop views and the sanctuary-like bedroom at Mexico City's Domingo Santo Hotel Boutique

Posted on


Set in the heart of Mexico City’s historic centre, Domingo Santo occupies a grand four-storey building. There’s an airy inner courtyard laden with hanging greenery, and an exceptional rooftop terrace overlooking a bustling plaza. With nine bedrooms, the hotel has an intimate… Read more →