Hidden amongst the lush valleys, rolling humps, bumps and peaks of Europe are our rural gems that echo unmistakable village vogue created by local heroes. Villas, quaint houses and rustic boltholes bring a mature, sophisticated bunch into the second of our series, Green & Tonic – The House Mix.
Moscow & Goldegg am See (a small lakeside hamlet in Austria) are worlds apart, but when the crew of the infamous Street & Graffiti artists ZUK CLUB moved into Der Seehof Hotel, they created another dimension to the meaning of show kitchen, I guess in the words of Jona Lewie; “You’ll always find me in the kitchen at parties”.
This cute, remote line-up of our places under the rubric of Wild Thing, conjures Mother Nature into a neat little edit of 6 boltholes, some far afield, other close to home, each a topographical mirror of their terrain and sitting oh so snug to the landscapes, you could easily miss them.
After an idyllic afternoon spend windsurfing, sun-worshipping and admiring the beach goddesses and gods at Ftelia Beach in Mykonos, a bite to eat, a bit of music to start your evening and cocktails that’ll keep you cool in the 40-degree sun is the island way to pass the time. Read the rest of this entry »
This hot little safari lodge, marries eco sensitivities with ethnic luxury – a conservation project overlooking the Savannah that ties tribal elegance and cool interiors to create a fresh sustainable legacy for the local Maasai tribespeople.
Olarro is located in South Western Kenya in the Loita Hills Massif. Lying within its own 7,000 acres private conservancy, Olarro is surrounded by 150,000 acres of Maji Moto Group Ranch, which is owned by the local Maasai people. The Lodge offers a private wilderness, with rolling hills of bush-land, savannah valleys and spreading acacias trees.
Getting close to Mother Nature never felt so good and never in such style, set your savvy radar to the safari den, OLARRO LODGE, a place that oozes with African spirit.