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Luxury Travel

Luxury travel is generally associated as something expensive and only for the super-rich, but it doesn’t mean that you actually need to take a loan out or a apply for a credit card to get access to five-star experiences.

The trick is finding a travel destination that provides luxury experiences and of course a destination that offers great deals. Don’t forget, luxury travel can mean different things to different people. If you’re a millionaire, then luxury travel is going to be a heck of a lot different than it is for us every day Joe’s. At the end of the day, if you put your mind to it and save your pennies, you can enjoy luxury experiences such as a honeymoon in the Maldives, hiring a helicopter in Iceland, hire a private yacht in Greece – the possibilities are endless!

Having a background in finance, it means that I can provide tips on how to enjoy luxury travel and how to save your pennies to meet your goals and dreams.

Luxury Travel

Luxury Travel Guide to Dublin

Luxury Travel Guide to Dublin

Dublin, known as “the fair city” is the jewel in Ireland’s crown, especially with regards to luxury travel. The city, though a small one, has plenty to offer the more discerning traveller with countless fine-dining restaurants, designer shops, pampering hotels and luxury experiences that will keep any elite traveller happy. The cobbled streets of the city centre exude charm, many literary greats have trodden these well-worn paths including Oscar Wilde, Bram Stoker and James Joyce and the city exudes culture and art from every corner, with vibrant street performances and bustling energy of youth, having one of the youngest populations…
Luxury Travel Guide to Algarve

Luxury Travel Guide to The Algarve

Algarve looks like a Mediterranean dream, with an azure sky is the perfect backdrop for long sweeps of sandy beaches that border the Atlantic ocean. With dramatic rocky limestone cliffs, the landscape is breath-taking and you will be sure to fall in love with the relaxed pace of life in Portugal. Most of the Algarve towns are fishing villages, where the rhythm of life hasn’t changed from its historic past. On the coast you will see people wading the shallows searching for molluscs such as cockles, retired pensioners sipping their coffees and socialising in the local bars and streets of…
Luxury Travel Guide to Porto

Luxury Travel Guide to Porto

Porto, Portugal. Narrow streets lined with colourful houses decorated with tiles in an array of designs, geometric or traditional, lead down the sloping roads towards the lifeline of the city: the Douro River. The city was once a trading hub for one of Porto’s most recognised international  exports: Port wine. The grapes were grown and harvested on the terraces of the Douro Valley and shipped to Porto by means of slow barges to be transported later on to England after the 1386 Treaty of Windsor established a diplomatic and mercantile alliance between England and Portugal. Aside from Port Wine, the…
Luxury Guide to Sofia

Luxury Guide to Sofia

Bulgaria's capital city of Sofia has a complicated and diverse history that stretches back more than 7000 years. The city has been home to many an empire, experiencing invasions from the Greeks, Romans and Ottomans. Later, Sofia injured Soviet occupation, and in 1989 the city saw the end of communist rule. Since then, there have been dramatic changes in Sofia, and today the city stands as a fantastic destination for travellers to visit and uncover its rich history and extraordinary traditions. Past residents of Sofia, from the feast loving Romans, to the spa worshipping Ottomans, knew how to indulge in…
Luxury Guide To Brussels

Luxury Guide To Brussels

Belgian’s capital city of Brussels is full of tasty chocolate, locally crafted beer, over 90 museums and a whole lot more for visitors to experience. Brussels also holds a big connection to the European Union, hosting the official seats of the Europian Commission. Brussels is the perfect city for weekend getaways. Having a luxury travel experience in Brussels allows you to behold the best aspects of the city in a getaway you are sure to remember. Find out how to experience the finer things in life with our luxury travel guide to Brussels, which includes where to stay, eat and…
Luxury Travel Guide to Bruges

Luxury Travel Guide to Bruges

The ultimate postcard-perfect Belgian city straight out of a fairy tale can be found in Bruges. The cobbled streets, magnificent architecture and colourful houses look like as if they have been crafted out of gingerbread and lined with piped icing flanking the charming waterway canals of the city. This cosmopolitan city has a historic heart at its centre which is a UNESCO protected heritage site, with castles, churches and abbeys which will transport you to another era and which rightfully draws thousands of visitors annually who come to marvel at the fascinating historic architecture, explore the meandering streets and chugging…
Luxury Travel Guide to Phuket

Luxury Travel Guide to Phuket

Phuket, one of Thailand’s most popular tourist destinations is also the ideal luxury holiday destination, what more could you ask for than a tropical beach, azure waters teeming with fish and colourful corals, a private villa with your own private pool and amazing cuisine? Known as the “Pearl of the Andaman”, Phuket is a beach holiday destination where you can enjoy the five-star treatment for a fraction of European prices. From fine-dining to five-star resorts, indulgent spa treatments will ensure that you feel pampered and cared during your stay. Phuket also has fascinating culture which stemmed from being a port…
Luxury Travel Guide to Dubai

Luxury Travel Guide to Dubai

Dubai is a city of sophistication and luxury, from the towering skyscrapers which include Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, to the countless shopping malls full of designer fashion. If you’re looking for the epitome of luxury, this is the place to discover it! For those who enjoy the good life, there are many glamourous bars, indulgent spas and hotels that will deliver the royal treatment to their valued guests. Dubai has been dubbed a Disneyland for adults, where you can fulfil all your luxury desires. Dubai was once famed for its jewellery and gold and had a…

The Ultimate Hunter Valley Guide For The Luxury Traveller 

If a glass of full bodied, spice scented white wine with a lush and creamy locally made triple brie, fig paste and crackers next to a warm fire, enjoyed on a plush sofa with someone you love is your style of holiday, then the Hunter Valley won’t leave you disappointed. You don’t need a backback, hiking boots and thousands of miles of exotic untouched villages to experience adventure. Only 2 hours drive North of Sydney lies endless rows of vines, over 150 years of wine making history and some of the most unique indulgences your taste buds can handle. Plan…
Luxury Travel Guide to Salzburg

Luxury Travel Guide to Salzburg

As the home of both Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and The Sound of Music, Salzburg, Austria is an incredible destination for both amateur and experienced travellers. Although Salzburg has contributed a lot to film and music culture worldwide, this magnificent Austrian city has even more to offer. With picturesque views of the Central Eastern Alps, Salzburg provides an opportunity for a scenic, relaxing, and luxurious getaway. With stunning Baroque architecture and an iconic medieval fortress, there’s a ton of culture to explore that will leave you with a rich understanding of the city. Salzburg is a small city with a population…