The cacophony and intrusiveness of modern life and technology have made a stretch of uninterrupted silence into a luxury good. Hard to find, but achievable if you have sufficient financial resources. In luxury wellness travel, silence is the latest trend in mindfulness. Where are the best places and spas to go for a silent vacation? Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has found 10 retreats where you can experience the joy of silence.
Summer music. Two of the best words in the English language. But with so many options, what are the best concerts to catch? Here’s our list of the most important summer classical music festivals and opera festivals. What to see, where to stay, and what not to miss – we’ve got it right here. These are our picks for the most important classical music and opera festivals happening in summer 2019.
You have to love any holiday that involves more sweets than you can keep track of. And no, Halloween, we’re not talking about you this time. We’ve discovered that Easter has become an occasion for truly beautiful and luxurious confections. And lots of them. So in addition to Easter hampers and other treats, we’re showcasing the chic chocolate eggs of Easter 2019. Here are our picks for the most beautiful luxury Easter eggs in the world this year.
What are the most beautiful gardens in Europe right now? Here’s our list of personal favorites: the best gardens in England, France, Italy, Holland and more.
Can a restaurant in a luxury retail store ever live up to the best standalone fine dining establishments in the world? We decided to find out. In our ongoing series, Retail Restaurants, we go in search of the best restaurants in luxury retail stores in New York, London, Paris and other cities. In this edition, our correspondent Jillian Tangen has rounded up the 10 best places to eat in luxury retail stores the world over right now.