Exploring the north shores of UAE

Maxime Jacovella takes a visit to Fairmont Fujairah Beach Resort, an idyllic luxury resort in the United Arab Emirates.

With the week winding to a welcome end, an inebriating sense of relaxation and leisure, combined with fun filled vibes, are slowly but surely sweeping through our offices. Colleagues, who are looking to satisfy their yearn for some sun-soaked and alcohol-infused fun are eagerly discussing which luxury hotel pool or beach club, will be host to their almost mandatory and quintessential Dubai style-brunch. I’m in a different frame of...

May 14, 2018

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Alpine Indulgence

Switzerland is home to some of the finest hotels and luxury spas in the world, but there’s one in particular that made an impression on Rowena Marella-Daw for its location and history.

The Swiss like to keep the best things to themselves, particularly their wines and exquisite artisan chocolates. Who can blame them? But while they produce their more exclusive treats in small quantities, the country is never short of majestic landscapes, and even lesser-known villages cradled by jaw-dropping peaks are not so easy to keep a secret. One such gem is Flims, a small village in the canton of Graubunden. It shares a ski...

May 12, 2018

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A weekend in Amman

Only a stone’s throw away from some of the oldest historical sites in the world including Petra, Jerusalem, and the site of the dead sea scrolls, the Qumran Caves, the bustling capital of Jordan has plenty to keep you entertained before continuing the onward journey. 

Amman’s Story The understated capital in the North of Jordan is a perfect city break destination, easily reachable by plane from most European and International airports, and well-connected to the centre and outskirts once you arrive. The city is easily explored in just a few days, but with a wealth of both traditional and contemporary eateries, a progressive arts, crafts and cafe scene, spectacular historical ruins, plus a...

May 09, 2018

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Travelling responsibly

FOUR speaks to Stefany Seipp, founder and managing director of Green Pearls, a conscious travel and information platform that offers a collection of handpicked, sustainable and unique places in the whole world.

What in your opinion makes Green Pearls travel company different?  Green Pearls® is no travel company but an information platform and communication agency focusing on green communication, visibility and findability of the Green Pearls®’ partners. With we inform travelers interested in sustainable and responsible traveling transparently about sustainable opportunities worldwide. Working as a communication...

May 07, 2018

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