Kerry Hotel Opens
This 16-storey accommodation - the first new-build to open at Kowloon for more than 20 years - from architect Andre Fu for Shangri-La’s Kerry brand gives wide-screen views of the waterfront through a 26-foot-high curved glass window. It also has an array of dining options inspired by the local Hung Hom neighbourhood.Add to Calendar
Virgin Atlantic Increases London - Los Angeles Route
The British carrier ups its flights from Heathrow to Los Angeles to three times a day, each operated by Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft with three cabin classes.Add to Calendar
W Tel Aviv Opens
Housed in a former convent and hospital, the W Hotel brand brings its signature eclecticism to the Old City.Add to Calendar
On the Pulse
Aqua Restaurant Group’s traditional Chinese junk boat Aqua Luna II was launched this week into Hong Kong harbour. The vessel, which will offer cruises filled with dim sum and cocktails, is clad in Ming dynasty livery complete with imperial dragon-bearing sails.
Indoor-outdoor living forms the basis of the Montage Residences Los Cabos complex, Mexico. Wood-accented furniture and white oak millwork abound in all 52 of these two- and three-bedroomed properties, with floor-to-ceiling doors letting in Santa Maria Bay panoramas.
Hip beauty brand Buly 1803 has landed in Japan with this cut-in-half Tokyo store. The Far East meets France here: on the left, waxed-cement sleekness; on the right, imported wood cabinets housing the boutique’s delightful goods.
Silversea’s latest flagship Silver Muse – boasting accommodation for 596 guests – was christened today in Monaco. The line’s ninth vessel weds intimacy with spacious suites and provides eight splendid dining spots.
Making its debut today, the new Tessa Packard collection, Lost & Found, uses unusual materials and techniques to create a fun, whimsical and, above all, stylish array of unique pieces.
The two 2,500 sq. ft. two-bedroom Iconic Suites – perched above the bridge aboard the soon-to-launch Celebrity Edge – each boast a 700 sq. ft. veranda with 270-degree views and are as genre-redefining as the ship itself.
Designed by Pritzker Prize winning architect Richard Meier, the 77-room Four Seasons Hotel at The Surf Club, which opened this week, boasts four pools, a holistic spa, private and hotel residences, and two new restaurants.
Boodles's latest high jewellery collection, The Poetry of Landscape, draws inspiration from the beauty of nature and marks designer Rebecca Hawkins's 25th year with the brand.