“Ol Jogi is one of the most beautiful places on earth. It provides the ultimate outdoor experience in an exclusive setting that was once a private family home. Today, it is unsurpassed in terms of comfort, culinary excellence, luxury, privacy and education. It is a place unlike any other in the world…….breathtaking beyond words.”
The planet is abundant with gorgeous natural wonders that span all corners of the globe. LuxEco Travel will explore different options for ecotourism with environmentally-friendly travel tips, advice, articles. Readers will experience the breathtaking vistas, relaxing weekends away and exhilarating expeditions through commentary, photos and videos. Urban travel is exciting way to see the world also and LuxEco Travel will help you find ways to gallivant from one fabulous destination to the next while minimizing your carbon footprint.
“It will awaken your senses not only to the beauty of nature but to the plight of South Africa’s wildlife, many of which are teetering on a thin line for survival.
“The Milestone Hotel in London was just voted the #2 city hotel in Europe and the # 1 World’s Best Hotel by Travel + Leisure”
Journey with us to South Africa the home and heritage of Nelson Mandela. The Saxon Villa and Spa is one of the most beautiful hotels in the world.
The Oyster Box Hotel In Durban South Africa Is Your Dream Vacation: LuxEcoLiving’s Best Luxury Hotel
Standing proud on Umhlanga’s beachfront, directly on the beach and overlooking the Indian Ocean, the 86-room Oyster Box, a Member of Red Carnation Hotel Collection, is one of South Africa’s best-loved hotels
Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve & Wellness Retreat: LuxEcoLiving’s # 1 Choice for South Africa’s National World Heritage Site
Bushmans Kloof is Stunning! Spectacular! A haven for culinary delights! A once in a lifetime experience… nothing can compare to this Relais & Châteaux property part of the Red Carnation Hotel Collection
There is only one place in Nairobi… The Hemingways is historic. The grounds are magnificent and the view of Ngong Hills from your terrace translates the love and passion that Karen Blixen held for the land she so dearly loved.
If you had to choose a favorite company in which to use your bucket wish list …this would be the one! Travel and Leisure has voted Red Carnation Hotel properties into thirteen different categories, including three No. 1 placements. And I can share why.
Beauty Is More Than Skin Deep: Valmont Baptizes The Bear Bracelet To Preserve Fish In British Columbia
Valmont is one of the leading cosmetic companies in the world. For most women and some men, Valmont is a religion. It is the most essential time piece, ritual, and anti-aging program that does reverse the inevitable signs of aging from all skin types, naturally.
By James and Nancy Chuda founders of LuxEcoLiving and Healthy Child Healthy World What a dream! We spent our Midnight in Paris and every waking hour that followed in a state of unbelievable reality. Ensconced like a pair of marionettes, we were dazzled, spoiled and most of all luxuriated in one of the finest if […]
What can I say? It was a revelation. Like the opening of a hit play on Broadway. BRAVO! All the grande pompe of its iconic facade and bright, brilliantly RED awnings hang like masts blowing in the wind. A light spring rain dampened the darlings, the scarlet geraniums which tumbled ever so gently from the bolstered and buffed Art Nouveau balconies. Checking in to the newly remodeled Hotel Plaza Athénée whose $268 million dollar expansion sets the bar WAY HIGHER than expected for just one of the crown jewels of the Dorchester Collection.
If your looking for an experience that encapsulates the beauty and serenity of the English countryside in a part of the world that is known for the origins of fox hunting, do explore one of the places where the famous British playwright Noel Coward resided and wrote. Hambleton Hall ranks as our top choice for 2016
Sail Wind Surf’s Tall Ships Amsterdam For A Once In A Lifetime Experience: LuxEcoLiving’s Best Cruises for 2016
The greatest crew in the world too. We just loved it! I wish we could just stow away and live on board for an entire year at sea. Now that’s something Windstar should consider. Be the first Time Share Cruise Company.
Kit Kemp’s masterfully designed Knightsbridge London is one of a kind. She pays extra attention to detail in bringing joy to every experience.
She’s not a purist. She’s a magician. Kit Kemp is one of the most talented designers in the world today.Step into any of her Firmdale properties in the UK or fly “over the pond” and land in the heart of Soho New York at the stellar Crosby and you are in for a life changing experience that takes luxury living and staycations to new heights.
Healthy Child Healthy World provides parents with information that can prevent many childhood diseases. Our research team is powered by Environmental Working Group’s comprehensive database which provides cutting edge scientific research which links human health to exposure to chemicals in the environment.
Journey left his heart in San Francisco and was thrilled to be invited back to the one and only Fairmont Hotel. This time our boy wonder got to stay in the Tower Suite named after the Spreckels family. What a treat!
We were treated to the culinary talents of a genius! We had literally just returned from the land of Alain Ducasse, Provence France, where we had been seated for an array of tasting menus, literally, for days and nights, by his top chefs… our taste buds had been spoiled fresh until we met chef Jeremy Tummel… my oh my!
Baur Au Lac, internationally renowned as one of the world’s top luxury hotels, an establishment steeped in 170 years of tradition, has been owned by the same family for six generations.
“It has to be one of the best pet-friendly hotels in the world.
Time matters whether its the simple observation of the stars, changes in the seasons, or day and night.. from the beginning, prehistoric man needed to measure nomadic activities to tell time.
Travels with Journey- Fisherman’s Wharf San Francisco Sleepless in San Francisco It was 6:00 am in the morning. Duty calls! Journey had already consumed 5 bottles of complimentary filtered water given to HIM as a gift from The Kimpton Argonaut Hotel’s Concierge. Jim was fast asleep in a king sized bed and cozy mattress […]
What a dream vacation! Ultra luxury, magnificent ocean views, incredible service, fab food and the best part is your pets are welcome too.
I loved mt experience at Mad and Vin. Mostly, I enjoyed our conversation with chef Seth Nathan while dining with friends.
Travels with Journey to The Fairmont Miramar Hotel and Bungalows: For Some of the Best Days of Your Lives
The Fairmont Miramar Hotel and Bungalows gets 5 Paws! Excellent location, fabulous service and extra treats for Journey.
Finger limes, or caviar limes, as they are often called, have appeared on the menus of innovative chefs and mixologists slowly but surely over the past few years. The finger lime plant, native to Australia and only recently commercially available in the U.S., produces small oval fruits about the size of a finger.
Perhaps nowhere is this enduring trend more evident than in hip East London, where knowing the right unmarked addresses and code words is the key to accessing a slew of excellent drinking establishments throughout the neighborhoods of Bethnal Green, Dalston, Hackney, Holborn and Shoreditch.
Part two:Burgundy4U It was a hot and muggy summer day late in the month of August. The white wine was on ice. The defrosted shrimp ( Trader Joes) looked limp and unappetizing. The cheeses, fontina, gouda, and cheddar tasted pretty bor…ring on those multi grain crackers with sesame seeds. My love of France and […]
“New York is the quintessential city for every imaginable pleasure “ Step inside the chic Hotel Plaza Athenee and your first impression is a perfunctory, “I want to live here!” And I am not alone. Elizabeth Taylor and Princess Diana did! It has absolutely everything that The Four Seasons has excluding the largesse and […]
Repurposing wealth for the preservation of natures most incredible gifts. An environmental habitat shared in perpetuity and the opportunity to connect with nature. The Point offers this and much more. The Point in upper lake Saranac is a Relais & Chateaux Understated elegance. The Point rekindles the lifestyles of America’s rich and powerful. Experience […]
Le Train Bleu is a best kept secret. Even most parisien’s won’t share. Dine surrounded by beautiful Belle Epoque artistry, savor the food and wine and dream of what the french call the “golden age.” Paris was cold and grey. Rain had begun to cover the sidewalk as we left our hotel heading for […]
By Nancy and James Chuda founders of LuxEcoLiving and Healthy Child Healthy World Venice Italy It’s magical, unforgettable, mysterious….you have to experience this …now you have a chance to do just that! You will meet artists from Murano, Gianluca Seguso who produce the most spectacular glass sculptures in the world. Learn about the famous Festival […]
By Nancy and James Chuda founders of LuxEcoLiving and Healthy Child Healthy World Italy Living Life to the Fullest “I can’t stop dreaming about Italy. Everything from the pleasure of the food, the ambiance of the hotel, the warmth of the staff, the incredible service. I want to live in a hotel and if I […]
By Nancy and James Chuda founders of LuxEcoLiving and Healthy Child Healthy World Gstaad Switzerland The Alpina Gstaad (5 Stars) cannot be rivaled by any other hotel in Switzerland. This is where authenticity gleams and goes beyond any experience I have ever had. This hotel takes Swiss luxury to an entire […]
By Nancy and James Chuda founders of LuxEcoLiving and Healthy Child Healthy World. Photo Credits LuxEcoLiving Media “The Dorchester Hotel owes a great debt of gratitude to all the talented people who work tirelessly to provide the finest of service. No where else in the world can you feel the dedication, honor, and respect that […]