Luxury hotels and resorts have to continually innovate to keep up with the demands of their globe-trotting guests. We’ve been on the road a lot lately, and here are 10 new trends that we totally love. Thoughful, lovely, smart and green – here are some amenities that we wish every luxury property offered.
There’s a fresh new retail store on Fifth Avenue in midtown Manhattan that will temporarily transport you from the frenzy of the city to the countryside of Provence. The French beauty brand L’Occitane has opened a new flagship location with a new concept format, and it’s a happy refreshing experience of sunshine, lemons, and lavender.
The Dandelion Chandelier Luxury Travel Calendar highlights select luxury hotel and resort openings and new travel experiences around the world in August 2018. For the rest of the Luxury Calendar, click here. For our list of the top 10 luxury travel destinations in August, click here.
And now we are two. Our second birthday here at Dandelion Chandelier is August 1, and to mark the occasion, we’re sharing some of the top-performing posts in our short history. And also some posts that we’re just really proud of, or that were especially fun to write (and, we hope, fun to read). Join the party! We’ve been focusing on one topic per day for the past week, as we counted down to our big day. We’ve shared posts in Travel and Adventure; Food and Drink; Fashion and Shopping; Sports and Fitness; Culture and the Arts; and Books. On the eve of our birthday, we’re closing this “best of” series with our top posts on life in luxury land, and the true meaning of a luxurious experience.
With leisure travel season upon us, now is the perfect time to revisit a previous post about the best luxury suitcases. Your luggage creates a strong first impression on your fellow travelers; the people you seem to always randomly run into at the air terminal; the hotel staff; and even the private jet crew. You wanna travel like a boss? Bring the right gear. Besides, a great suitcase just makes traveling more fun – and what better time for fun travel than now? To ensure that you’ve got the latest info on strong, smart, and chic luxury luggage, here’s a short rundown on what’s new since our last post.