A weekend in Innsbruck: a luxurious winter escape

Innsbruck Austria

Innsbruck certainly rings a bell with most people. We commonly associate Innsbruck with the Winter Olympic games (1964, 1976 & 2012). For instance, we think of Innsbruck as a skiing destination only. Innsbruck is so much more than skiing: it is a great winter luxurious escape! This all-year-long Austrian town offers great outdoor excursions, landscapes, heritage, History, sights and lots of entertainment in town (and, of course, top-notch ski resorts!). I was looking for a luxury winter destination where I could combine skiing with exciting visits and some pampering experiences when I suddenly remembered an ex-work college telling me beautiful things … Continue reading

Duck and Waffle: drinks above London’s clouds

Credit: Cristina Alias

Last Sunday I was kind of bored and in need for a different experience, well as mentioned, it was Sunday which means “lazy mode” so marathon training, clubbing or high-street shopping were just not an option. Suddenly, the idea of a lazy cocktail above the clouds popped into my mind and deliciously attracted me towards the Duck & Waffle in the City of London.  The sky bars at the Heron Tower are not a novelty anymore: indeed, Sushi Samba has undeniably become the hottest rooftop in town. On weekends expect lines of extremely dressed-up people outside the elevator door and … Continue reading

What are the best cocktail bars in Dubrovnik?

I have just returned from an amazing week in the Pearl of the Adriatic and apart from falling in love with the people, the views, the sunsets and the historical heritage, I have absolutely loved the choice of beautiful -day and night- bars with views! If you are planning to visit Dubrovnik or if you are already there, wondering where could you go to end up your day in style then I recommend you go through my little selection list! To me, luxury doesn’t come with price but with the wow-factor. Veuve-Cliquot or local wine both taste heaven when you … Continue reading

The Best rooftop lounge bars in Barcelona this summer

It’s time to start dreaming about a fabulous signature cocktails.. and why not about a cocktail, in Barcelona, on a rooftop bar? How does this sound to you? Ok,  I am French, but I won’t deny my Spanish nationality either, my father being Spanish and me growing up in Catalonia! Do not call me patriotic, I am just pretty much convinced Barcelona is one of the best cities in the world for holidays, for work, for parties, for culture and romance! Vibrant and modern, multicultural, dynamic and ultra beautiful; Barcelona is the perfect weekend get-away from your routines (or one … Continue reading