In recognition and support for the Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October 2016, the Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore has specially curated a series of dining experiences at the iconic Rose Veranda, Lobby Court as well as The Line Shop to increase awareness and to raise funds for the Breast Cancer Foundation.
Created by Area Executive Pastry Chef Hervé Potus in support of the Breast Cancer Awareness, this limited edition Strawberry and Yuzu Thought Cake (find out more about the Thought Cakes HERE!) will be available at The Line Shop for S$38 Nett and ten percent (S$3.80) will be donated to the Breast Cancer Foundation with every cake sold.
A specially prepared Pink High Tea Buffet (S$52++) will be offered at the Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore's The Rose Veranda from 01 to 31 October 2016 The signature high tea buffet experience will be enhanced with a rotating selection of Rose Macarons, Strawberry Lychee Bars, Pink Eclairs with Cream, Raspberry Cookies and Cream, Pink Guava Sago Shooters, Berry Tarts, and a even Pink Chocolate Fountain! To accompany the culinary presentations, guests may also select their choice of tea from 164 premium blends. The Pink High Tea Buffet will be available from 1130AM to 6PM on Mondays to Thursday on weekends (Fridays to Sundays), there will be two seating at 1130AM to 2PM and 3PM to 6PM respectively.
A three-tier Afternoon Tea experience (S$42++ per adult) is also available for diners seeking a more tradition experience. Enhance the afternoon tea experiences at The Rose Veranda and Lobby Court with Perrier-Jouët Blason Rosé, Champagne, France priced at $178++ per bottle or two-time recipient of the Best Sparking Rosé of Chile Miguel Torres Santa Digna Estelado Sparkling Rosé, Curico Valley, Chile, which is certified Fair Trade and priced at $78++ per bottle. 15% of the proceeds from each bottle sold will be donated to the Breast Cancer Foundation.
One of the most highly-anticipated property in Bali, the Hotel Indigo Bali Seminyak Beach has just opened to celebrate both the ancient and modern zeitgeist of Bali. The newly-built property offers 289 beautifully-appointed rooms that embraces both modern and traditional which is apparent throughout the design of the hotel - there are no hotels in Seminyak that offers such a beautiful blend of old and new.
A brand new Courtyard by Marriott property has been planned for the popular beachside resort area in southern Vietnam. Slated to open in 2020, the Courtyard by Marriott Nha Trang Hon Tam Resort will be situated on an exclusive resort island that is located 20-minutes away from Nha Trang city.
Marriott International has just announced the first Fairfield by Marriott brand in Greater China with the opening of the Fairfield by Marriott Nanning Nanhu Park. A partnership between Marriott International and the Dossen International Group will see the introduction of the brand across different cities in China over the next five years. The new-built Fairfield by Marriott Nanning Nanhu Park will feature open spaces that are suitable for both work and entertainment and the design of the hotel's guest rooms have all been inspired by the fundamental themes of relaxation and simplicity.
According to the latest Chinese Luxury Traveller Report 2017 by Hurun Report Awards. the Ritz-Carlton remains to be the "Most Popular Luxury Hotel" as voted by Chinese high net-worth individuals for the second consecutive year. The Ritz-Carlton Rewards loyalty program has also taken the top spot as being the "Most Popular Luxury Hotel Membership Programme".
It has been slightly over 18 months since my last stay at The St. Regis Singapore and I am still dreaming about the food and opulent suites there. Here are four things that you will definitely miss once you have experienced the epitome of luxury in the heart of Orchard Road at The St. Regis Singapore.
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company has just announced its entry into the luxury yachting and cruises industry by bringing the award-winning luxury brand, The Ritz-Carlton, to the high seas. By incorporating the brand's exceptional service and timeless style, The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection aims to bring luxury accommodation to the sea as well. The first of three lavish cruising yachts in this series is scheduled to take to sea in the fourth quarter of 2019.
As we are waiting on the arrival of some new hotels to open in Singapore this year, the YOTEL Singapore whose design inspiration stems from first class travel cabins, has already started to take reservations from 01 November 2017. The new YOTEL in Singapore aims to cultivate a sense of community within the hotel through large open spaces for co-working, social gatherings and wellness while providing the essential elements of luxury hotels in rooms and cabins where weary travellers will be able to enjoy in the privacy of their own rooms.
The top luxury brand of AccorHotels Group, Raffles Hotels & Resorts has just announced the signing of a historic partnership between the Hinduja Group and Obrascon Huarte Lain Desarrollos (OHLD) to transform Winston Churchill's iconic Old War Office building in Whitehall into one of the most unique hotel and deluxe residences in London - The Raffles London.
As part of the MSB Tamachi mix-used complex, the first Pullman hotel by AccorHotels will open in the fall of 2018. The Pullman Tokyo Tamachi will feature 143 contemporary-design rooms that connects the international style of Pullman hotel with the delicate touch of Japanese art and culture.
Singapore Airlines will be increasing the flight frequency to Paris (the capital city of France) from the current seven per week to 10 per week during the Northern Winter operating season between 29 October 2017 and 24 March 2018. The three additional flights will operate on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays starting 30 October 2017 and it will complement the daily flights that are already in service.