Hotels & Travel

A Quick Glimpse at Paradise

Nestled in the Bay of Balaclava is a hotel that is unmatched. FOUR explored the InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort on Mauritius island…

Hotel With 210 rooms and suites, the resort spreads over 13 acres and along a 600m of white sand beach, making it the idyllic setting on the west coast for gorgeous sunsets over the Indian Ocean and the spectacular view on the mountains of Port Louis, the capital city, just 20 minutes away. It’s 15 minutes’ drive from the main tourist region of Grand Baie, and 50 minutes’ drive from Plaisance International Airport, so getting...

April 17, 2014

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Masters of Time

Buben&Zorweg, one of the most prestigious makers of timepieces has just returned from the greatest watch and jewellery show, Baselworld and tells FOUR all about it…

“Alpha 01 – Pendulum World Time” Among the highlights of this year’s show was Buben&Zorweg’s new proprietary Manufacture movement Caliber “Alpha 01 – Pendulum World Time” with Graham escapement and Carbon fiber pendulum rod, which was introduced into three remarkable new creations… The Grande Infinity has at its core the new pendulum clock equipped with the "Alpha 01 - Pendulum World Time" movement. The light of...

April 13, 2014

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FOUR Luxury Lifestyle Apps

Whether you want to find about your next luxury pad, or take a tour with celebs, you’ll find the apps that will make your life a whole lot more luxurious here…

Amble Created by Louis Vuitton, this is for the luxury-loving hedonists out there. Allowing you to record your unique tours – called ‘ambles’ – you can save your travel experiences through pictures, notes, sounds and videos, and then share them. Celebs, like Sofia Coppola has been known to record her own tour of New York, adding a luxury shopping spree and city tour. Free Available: iOS 5.0 or later, iPhone and...

April 12, 2014

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Wempe: the makers of exquisite timepieces and jewellery

“We don’t like to see ourselves as a retailer. We like to think of ourselves as a partner for life”…

Being the largest family-owned company within the fine jewellery and watches industry, Wempe strives to produce jewellery and watches of the highest of quality, that last forever and can be passed on through people’s own family for generations to come. FOUR catches up with Managing Director, Lynn Schroeder, at Wempe’s illustrious London store on Bond Street, who gives us a 101 on all things Wempe and tells us there is something very...

April 11, 2014

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