Hotels & Travel

Hotel Review: Grand Hotel Kronenhof

In search of traditional Swiss-style luxury, Rowena Marella-Daw found her perfect retreat in the remote Engadin mountain village of Pontresina

When the world is going mad, it’s time to escape somewhere that offers a sense of peace and calm, such as the placid village of Pontresina in the Bernina region’s Upper Engadin valley. Elevated 1,805 metres above sea level, Pontresina basks in warm sunshine while shielded from the winds by the Bernina mountain range, where the famous Piz Bernina, the highest peak in the Eastern Alps, soars 4,049 metres. Pontresina’s close...

September 13, 2019

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Blissful Moments | Santiburi Koh Samui

Santiburi Koh Samui is a haven of happiness. Here, wellbeing is the central focus and the luxe Thailand retreat has developed a special itinerary for you and your loved one to enjoy. Part of their Lèn – Be Well Program, Santiburi Koh Samui customizes activities to suit every mood of the day.

A distinctive, elegant luxury escape on the pristine north shore of Koh Samui, Santiburi Koh Samui is a must-visit destination in Thailand. Nestled amongst 23 acres of lush tropical flora with its own 300m-long private beach boasting crystal-clear turquoise waters, the setting of Santiburi Koh Samui is one of the most romantic in the world. Hence, their aptly designed Lèn Romance Program is perfect for couples seeking a romance-filled...

September 10, 2019

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Holidaying amidst the harvest

With the French grape harvest season upon us, FOUR takes a look at the best spots in France to experience this magical time.

Irridescent hues, inimitable vintages and impeccable boutique hotels bathed in temperate sunlight - this is Autumn in France.  With the renowned French wine producers at the start of their iconic grape harvest, there is no better time to visit this charming corner of the world than now. Here are our picks of the best French harvest season rendezvous: Château de Bachen & Les Pres d’Eugenie Home to celebrated...

September 05, 2019

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The Goddess of The Sea | The Taaras Beach & Spa Resort

Nestled in a serene cove on Redang Island, Terengganu lies Berjaya Hotels & Resort’s most prized possession, The Taaras Beach & Spa Resort. Surrounded by glistening turquoise waters, lush tropical greenery and pearl-white beaches, this luxurious resort is the perfect seaside escape.

Hidden off the East Coast of Malaysia, The Taaras Beach & Spa Resort lives up to its name, which is derived from the 4000-year old Sanskrit language's word "TAARA", meaning "Goddess of the Sea", "The Star" and "The Apple of My Eye", which is exactly what the resort is to Redang Island. The captivating retreat presents a contemporary barefoot luxury experience brimming with warm Asian hospitality, exciting activities, deluxe...

August 29, 2019

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