Magazine Editor Jenny comes from England, where she spent 10 years honing her skills in print and digital media, at the BBC, Time Warner and Net-a-Porter before crossing the pond and joining the team at Luxury Retreats.
She's visited 24 countries and counting - the next destinations on her wish list include Thailand and Hawaii.
The island of Hawaii, or the Big Island as it’s affectionately known, is a nature-lover’s paradise. The biggest of the islands that make up the state of Hawaii, it’s actually still growing, thanks to the active volcano Kilauea, whose cooling lava flow has added some 500 acres to the island’s landmass in the past 20 […]
Not everybody dreams of a White Christmas… if you prefer sunscreen over scarves and gloves, then spending the Holidays in the Caribbean could be just what the doctor ordered. Many Caribbean islands’ celebrations have their roots in traditional Christian rituals, though each island has its own take on the festivities. Of course, no Caribbean celebration is […]
“You may have the universe if I may have Italy,” wrote the composer and operatic genius Giuseppe Verdi of his beloved homeland. The country, where opera was first invented some 400 years ago, has been synonymous with the art form ever since. In the heydays of the 19th century, Verdi and his counterpart Giacomo Puccini […]
The spiritual home of artists from all over the western world, Paris has been synonymous with great art for hundreds of years. For many visitors, the chance to see some of the most iconic paintings ever created is a dream come true. There are more than 130 museums in the city, however, so knowing where […]
Every visitor to Paris has a list of must-visit places—from the Eiffel Tower to Sacré Coeur, the Louvre Museum or the Jardins de Luxembourg. And it’s true that these sights should not be missed. But if you’re lucky enough to visit Paris for a second time, or a third, the city begins to reveal its […]
The following is the last in a four-part series dedicated to the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, which devastated the Caribbean island of St. Martin and damaged many others in September 2017. Here we share stories from the locals and travelers that lived through the event and its repercussions. Hurricane Irma, which hit the island of […]
Well known as a mountain retreat for America’s rich and famous—movie stars (Goldie Hawn, Kevin Costner) and business moguls alike (Michael Eisner) flock here—Aspen has the skiing chops to balance its reputation as a mini mountain Tinseltown. If you love to ski, you’ll find endless enjoyment across the four mountains that make up the resort. […]
On North Avenida Palmas stands a white-walled Spanish style house. From the outside, it looks warm and welcoming—but you’d never guess that the history of Palm Springs as a haven for Hollywood’s rich and famous started right here. The house was built in 1925 for silent film actor (and movie mogul) Harold Lloyd. Though younger […]