The 5 Next Big Luxury Destinations

The 5 Next Big Luxury Destinations

In a recent blog, I gave the inside scoop about the world’s latest must-see luxury travel destinations: Sri Lanka. The country’s tourism sector is about to explode, with major hotel chains and luxury tour groups about to set up shop. Read the full story here. Since...
The Illusion of the “Five-Star Hotel”

The Illusion of the “Five-Star Hotel”

The term “five-star” gets tossed around a lot when talking about luxury resorts and hotels. But what a lot of people don’t realize is there isn’t such a thing. You see, the five-star rating system was first invented by Forbes Travel Guide (formerly Mobil Travel...
Sri Lanka, the next big luxury travel destination?

Sri Lanka, the next big luxury travel destination?

Sri Lanka is on the brink of becoming South Asia’s “it” destination for the upscale traveler. Abercrombie and Kent, the world’s leading luxury travel company, are now operating tours out of Colombo, and a host of influential hotel groups are getting ready to make...