We’ve got our fingers on the travel pulse. So what’s hot and what’s not in the world of luxury jet-setting?
Romania mania Transylvania is not just about vampires. The region may soon rival Alba for its truffle hunting. The season starts in June so get booking now.
bleisure pleasure Who’d have thought “bleisure” would ever be a thing. But with the proliferation of Wi-fi, it’s definitely entered the lexicon, with cafes, lounges, bars and beaches now serving as your personal office. Working away means the vacay never has to end.
threads and beds Karl Lagerfeld has opened a hotel in Monaco, as has Versace in Dubai and Bulgari in London. It’s no longer “who are you wearing?” but “who are you sleeping with?” hefty guidebooks Heading to a new destination? There’s an app for that. Not only do guidebooks weigh your Céline clutch down, they also flag you (shock, horror) as a tourist. We love the Luxe and Louis Vuitton city guide apps.
selfie sticks Okay, so selfie sticks were a novelty last year and fun in an ironic kind of way. But this year, let’s go back to politely asking friendly looking strangers to take our photos, shall we?
Resolutions You’re on holiday—say yes to that lie-in, mid-afternoon ice cream and extra glass of wine. Guilt only begins when you get home.