June 17th, 2011
Tradition in Culinary Delights in the Black Forest
3 generataions of Michelin starred chefs have spoiled their guests at this romantic Black Forest hotel Relais & Châteaux Adler. A culinary success story that is unique in the world an just one of the reasons gourmets and gourmands from all around the globe visit the small village of Häusern in Germany. Enjoy a charming hotel, family-run hospitality and a nice SPA at Germany’s most traditional gourmet hotel.
Hippo Watch in Botswana
Xugana Island Lodge in the Okavango Delta is a magical place where you can listen to the hippos at night from your open camp bungalow. One of the more traditional lodges in the Delta, it is also one of the most beautiful and romantic.
Arts & Community Service in Cambodia
A unique, artistic hotel with a heart in Siam Reap, Cambodia this chic hotel offers rooms equipped with iPods and local art. A variety of community programs from providing bikes for kids in remote villages to get to school to education young mothers Hotel de la Paix makes sure tourism dollars benefit the weakest members of the local community.
Eco Friendly Island Hideaway in the Philippines
El Nido Resorts is a set of amazing remote island with lush forests, mangroves, white sandy beaches and eco friendly luxury resorts for bird watching, kayaking, snorkeling and relaxing in style and with a Robinson Crusoe feeling.
Atoll & Posada
For me, this is the ultimate honeymoon spot. An atoll 90 sea miles from Caracas, Venezuela, in the Caribbean Sea. 350 little islands, cayes and sand banks, the only inhabited isand consisting of 100 fisher man, their families and some dozen small posadas, none of them offering more than 10 rooms. My favorite is Posada Acuarela, a magic place of art and laid-back enjoyment of live.