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.
A family love for this Caribbean Island led Dr Malur Balaji to build a fabulously detailed, Mughal-style getaway for his family and yours to enjoy. The Balaji family’s affection for the Dominican Republic’s lush, tropical north coast started over 30 years ago on a family vacation to escape a cold and snowy Northeast winter. The […]
1. The Temples. Decorating the skyline across the island, Bali’s Buddhist temples create an otherworldly backdrop to your trip. One of the most spectacular is Pura Tanah Lot near Denpasar. Translating to “Land in the Sea” Pura Tanah Lot is a set atop an offshore rock, one of seven sea temples that form a chain […]
Surrounded by deep blue water, peering through the gloom to see the monumental outline of a sunken warship resting peacefully against the ocean floor – there’s few thrills more captivating than wreck diving. The United Nations estimates that there are more than 3 million shipwrecks scattered throughout the world’s oceans, some dating back a thousand […]
There’s nothing better than celebrating the holidays with your close friends and family. All too often, hosting the holidays means feeding and cleaning up after your house guests, which can take away from the enjoyment. This year, why not make a change and get everyone together somewhere new. Even better, somewhere with a chef and […]
There’s something special about the light in Como – the way sunbeams play on the surface of the lake, the long shadows of the surrounding hills in the late afternoon, pink skies at sunset. From the heat of midsummer to misty fall mornings, Lake Como is beautiful year round, although September is one of the […]
A music festival curated by Krug champagne, Sardinia’s chicest regatta and hunting for priceless antiques in Paris. What could be better? Krug Island Festival, London A music festival where the champagne is endless… yes please! Fusing Michelin starred eats with Krug champagne and music curated by rock royalty Mick Jones from The Clash, Krug island […]
Time-worn leather furniture, soft lighting and a roaring fire – nothing says elegant and cozy quite like safari chic, seen here at Morukuru Farm house in South Africa. A mixture of private-members-club exclusivity and old-world glamor, a few well-chosen pieces can quickly lift a room from so-so to oh-so-good. Here’s how to get the look: […]
On a bucolic Umbrian hilltop, some 30 minutes outside Orvieto, lies Decugnano, a former medieval village now transformed into the Barbi winemaking estate. Home to winemaker Enzo Barbi, the outcrop is surrounded by vineyards on all sides, forming a picture-perfect vision of rural Italy. A visit to this tranquil place leaves all comers relaxed and […]