Four Seasons Lion Place is a beautifully restored palace in the heart of St Petersburg and offers the opportunity to get a taste of the regal lifestyle.
Set in sub-tropical gardens, with a sublime view over the Atlantic Ocean, Belmond Reid’s Palace Hotel is for those with a sense of style and a desire for utter luxury and relaxation.
Bosinver offers cottage style self-catering accommodation within a working farm.
Sophie Ibbotson describes the rooftop views of The Ritz Carlton across Moscow's Red Square and the Kremlin.
Huntingdon House offers colonial luxury in the heart of Malawi’s Shiree Highlands.
The Adventure Yogi retreat comprises a collection of beautifully converted Georgian barns with lots of wood panelling. Yoga was profoundly nourishing and left me in hight spirits and the food was energising and delicious and a fine illustration of how easy it would be, should the inclination be there, to become vegan.
Put on your dancing shoes and get ready to sing your heart out on a new silent disco tour with Silent Adventures Liverpool through the city.
If you seek a tranquil setting on what seems like your own private island, away from the crowds, the Belmond Cipriani Hotel in Venice is it.
The Saxon is a five star luxury hotel set in the safe and leafy Johannesburg suburb of Sandhurst.
The Bedruthan is a swish and stylish hotel with some of the best views of the North Cornish coast.