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Kempinski Seychelles Resort Baie Lazare


Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Svetlana is the 'Lady in Red', aka chief concierge, at Kempinski Seychelles Resort Baie Lazare. Originally from Russia, Svetlana's love of the ocean and water activities, such as diving, snorkelling, surfing and paddling, has drawn her to the Seychelles - "...one of the best places in the world to enjoy the ocean to the maximum", ...

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A hotel fit for a prince


Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Emma is Concierge at The Prince Hotel, in the heart of St Kilda in Melbourne's inner south-east. The hotel has just finished a refurbishment of all of its hotel rooms and launched a new restaurant, The Prince Dining Room. Right now, in Summer, St Kilda is at its most vibrant so, let's catch a tram down Fitzroy Street ...

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Harbour Grand Kowloon, Hong Kong


Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Chinese New Year means we're off to Hong Kong for some festivities to bring in the Year of the Pig! Born and raised in Hong Kong, concierge Eddie Ho has worked at the Harbour Grand Kowloon hotel for just over two years. Harbour Grand Kowloon enjoys a unique and accessible location, right on the Victoria Harbour waterfront ...

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Galgorm Resort & Spa, Northern Ireland


Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Peter MacKenzie is Head Concierge at the Galgorm Resort and Spa, in Ballymena, Co Antrim, Northern Ireland. Only 30 minutes from Belfast, it is set within 163 acres of lush parkland with the spectacular River Maine flowing through the estate. The tranquillity of nature is combined with the opportunity to experience pure relaxation in the Spa and Thermal ...

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Room Mate Leo Hotel, Granada, Spain


Tuesday, January 22, 2019

If you haven't been to Granada, the city in southern Spain’s Andalusia region, in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains, it's time to go! Medieval architecture, dating back to the Moors, is what it's famed for - especially the Alhambra: a hilltop fortress of royal palaces, patios, reflecting pools, fountains and orchards. Just exquisite. ...

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Goodwood Park Hotel, Singapore


Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Singapore-born Idil Reuben is Chief Concierge at the Goodwood Park Hotel Singapore, a member of the WorldHotels Collection. Goodwood Park Hotel is a heritage hotel, situated in a six-hectare landscaped garden on Scotts Road. It was first built as the club house for the Teutonia Club, serving the expatriate German community in Singapore, and later converted into ...

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