Who invented it? Switzerland. You don't have to fly halfway around the world to enjoy an extraordinary vacation. The Adula Hotel in Flims had an idea as smart as it is charming that immediately flirts its way onto any travel bucket list: Deluxe glamping in a bubble including a Jacuzzi, on a terrace with an unobstructed view of the stars. This is called 1001 Steilas Suite and looks like this - check!
Chalet in the mountains, villa by the lake, house by the sea - Firstclass Holidays mixes a vacation gift cuvée as desired. How this works, what you have to plan for, what wine luxury you can now experience and what experiences are made possible, the team revealed to me in an interview.
With wines you never stop learning, and especially as a curious beginner you should go with joy to learning in practice - I had for it again an exciting tutorial in Italian: Why the red wines from the winery Piccini are absolute (long-distance) relationship material, you read here. And also what fascinates the winemakers behind the great wines of the family business in their profession.
Big in Japan! Alphaville steckt nicht in den Flaschen von Suntory Yamazaki, doch die japanischen Whiskys kommen mit einer Ohrwurm-Garantie für die Zunge und die Glückshormone. Ich durfte mich durch ein in Erinnerung bleibendes Quartett probieren – darunter ein Schluck des exklusiven und raren 55 Years, der abgefüllt wurde, als mein Dad geboren wurde. Zeit für eine Geschmacksreise.
How about not the big hotel this time, but to be in a cool vacation property, with a pool and view, beautiful design and wine nearby, or even better, on the doorstep? Curious? Then take a look at these locations for chalet holiday of a different kind. And talk to your piggy bank.