La Cuccagna - Italy
With an idyllic location in the Umbrian countryside, between Perugia and Gubbio, La Cuccagna is a charming family-run guesthouse offering comfy accommodation in carefully restored interiors. And while the decorating style is rustic and simple, rooms come complete with plush bed linens, organic toiletries, and lovely terraces. A glistening infinity swimming pool and some magnificent landscape gardens add to the charm of this warm and inviting retreat, where you can also indulge in home cooking, learn how to make pizza and pasta in true Italian style, and participate in various workshops.
Stora Hotellet - Umeå, Sweden
Situated in the northern Swedish town of Umeå, Stora Hotellet welcomes guests with exquisite, nautical-inspired interiors, a handsome restaurant, and two cultured public spaces where guests can meet, party, and socialize while surrounded by rare collectibles and precious handicrafts. Ranging from seaman’s cabins to lavish suites, the hotel’s 82 rooms are strikingly designed in a haunting mix of rough, arty, and glamorous, celebrating the history and seafaring heritage of the building.
Toscana Resort Castelfalfi - Italy
Built on the site of an 800 year old medieval village, Toscana Resort Castelfalfi is the result of a massive revitalization project, offering everything from real estate and villa rental to a former tobacco factory converted luxury hotel. Gloriously located in the heart of Tuscany, amidst the gentle hills of Chianti, this fabulous estate has its own farm, golf courses, swimming pools, and charming medieval borgo peppered with boutiques, cafes, and lovingly restored buildings. The hotel boasts 31 individually designed rooms that combine all modern comforts with the structure’s original charm and architectural features.
Top 10 Rooftop Bars
Sitting on top of some of the world’s most exquisite hotels, and serving up sweeping vistas along with creative cocktails, the following rooftop bars are sure to blow your mind.
An exciting, brand new addition to Sunseeker’s Predator range, CHIMERA is a sleek Predator 115 superyacht designed to accommodate up to 10 guests in 5 luxuriously appointed cabins. Finished in fine woods and stylish leathers, her contemporary interiors are elegant and sophisticated, while the extensive exterior deck space makes for a perfect setting to enjoy lazy afternoons in the sun and alfresco dining in the evenings. This striking 35 m yacht, equipped with all kind of toys and innovative technology features, is available for charter in the Mediterranean & Caribbean.
Adler Mountain Lodge - Italy
Situated at an altitude of 1,800 m, in a stunning and unspoilt natural area of the UNESCO-listed Dolomites, Adler Mountain Lodge consists of 12 wooden chalets and a main building where, in addition to the restaurant, lounge, and exquisite wellness area, can also be found other 18 stylish suites. Designed by Hugo & Hanspeter Demetz in collaboration with Selva’s architect Rudi Perathoner, the charming chalets are entirely built from locally-sourced wood, resembling ancient Tyrolean mountain huts. Each cabin is tastefully furnished in an elegant alpine style and has its own sauna, private terrace overlooking the mountains, and spacious sitting room with cozy sofas and glassed-in fireplace. The resort’s panoramic restaurant focuses on fresh and healthy South Tyrolean cuisine.
No matter how short your trip may be, Paris is the kind of city that once you have experienced it, you can never forget it. Its outstanding museums and galleries offer art lovers a rare chance to explore some of the world’s finest collections of art, while a walk through the cobblestone streets of Montmartre gives curious a glimpse into the 19th century Parisian literary society.