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La bella vita


Sunday, August 11, 2019

To help Catriona Rowntree plan her recent visit to Italy, Marco and his team at Landmade Tour Operators shared this wonderful overview of one of Italy's largest and most mysterious regions. We thought we'd share as a special "Ask the Concierge". If Piemonte is the newly crowned destination to visit in Italy, then Langhe and Roero are ...

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Return to Italy


Tuesday, July 23, 2019

To celebrate Catriona Rowntree's 'European Fling', we thought we'd return to some of our favourite 'Ask the Concierge' interviews from across Italy. Ciao! From monastery to flagship hotel Steven Ceschia is the Head Concierge at the Leading Hotels of the World property, San Domenico Palace Hotel, in Taormina, Sicily, in southern Italy. Taormina is carved into a ...

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Ask the Concierge: Revisiting Asia – Part 2


Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Join us this week for part two of Ask the Concierge: Revisiting Asia, where we are revisiting 10 of our favourite Asian destinations. We ask the concierge where they take their own guests, what the best places are for night-time entertainment, what key phrases visitors should learn, what their best keep secrets are and many ...

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Ask the Concierge: Revisiting Asia – Part 1


Tuesday, May 28, 2019

In this two-part series of Ask the Concierge we travel through Asia, revisiting 10 of our favourite destinations. Join us we ask these concierge where they take their own guests, what the best places are for night-time entertainment, what key phrases visitors should learn, what their best keep secrets are and many more tips you ...

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Banyan Tree Lang Co in Cu Du, Vietnam


Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Banyan Tree Lang Co in Cu Du is a 5-star resort within the region of Lang Co Beach and Bach Ma National Park, in Hue, Vietnam. Our concierge in the spotlight this week, Lai, has been with the hotel for six years and was born in Hue. How do we get the most out of Hue? We asked Lai ...

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Salinda Resort, Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam


Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Sandra Nguyen Si was born in Hanoi, and lived in Ho Chi Minh city since 1995. Growing up in the city "with neon lights, motorbike noises and highly-dense population", Sandra was "extremely happy" to move to Salinda Resort, a member of the WorldHotels Collection, on Phu Quoc Island, in 2014. Let's join her in her happy place!  ...

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