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The White Lotus: Thailand incoming

With the third series of The White Lotus due to hit our TV screens sometime in 2025, get ready for Thailand to be the ultimate star of the show this time around. After series one was filmed at the Four Seasons on Maui, Hawaii, and season two headed to the Four Seasons San Domenico Palace…

By travelyoutopia February 27, 2024 0

Review: Teranka, Formentera, Spain

Looking for the best hotel on Formentera? Teranka on the Balearic island of Formentera is quite possibly one of the nicest hotels I’ve stayed at (aside from Amangalla or Resplendent Ceylon’s Cape Weligama in Sri Lanka). When you want to escape from the madness of Ibiza, head to this stunning beachside sanctuary for some peace…

By travelyoutopia February 7, 2024 0

Review: The George In Rye, East Sussex, UK

After a major refurb following a fire, The George In Rye is back to its original best. I booked in for a night’s stay to see how this historic coaching inn has transformed itself for the modern-day guest. The Grade II listed building dates back to 1575 and has an enviable heritage, with an original…

By travelyoutopia February 1, 2024 0

Five Of The Best – Ski Goggles

Look chic on the slopes with our pick of the best ski goggles. There’s something to suit all budgets, from cheap and cheerful to top of the range goggles incorporating some of the best tech out there. Ensure your eyes are well protected as you head to the mountains. Bolle, Blanca, £95. Triple density foam…

By travelyoutopia January 9, 2024 0

Five Of The Best – Sun Hats

This week: Sun hats. A hat for all seasons. Keep the sun off your face and sunbathe in style with our pick of the best sun hats. Whether you’re looking for sophistication, practicality or sustainability, there’s something for everyone here. Wearing a hat never looked so good. Travel Youtopia’s top five sun hats: Toast, Maison…

By travelyoutopia October 19, 2023 0

First Look at Mondrian Ibiza

I was lucky enough to stay at Mondrian Ibiza as it opened its doors for an eight-week pre-season preview ahead of the hotel’s official opening in spring 2024. Located overlooking Ibiza’s beautiful Cala Llonga beach, Mondrian Ibiza is a luxury lifestyle hotel offering 154 spacious guest bedrooms, three innovative dining destinations, design-led communal spaces, expansive…

By travelyoutopia October 10, 2023 0

Review: Jan Luyken, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Located on a quiet tree lined street in Amsterdam’s Oud West, Jan Luyken is a brand new addition to the Amsterdam hotel scene. Close to Museumplein, Vondelpark and upscale shopping street, PC Hoofstraat, the salubrious neighbourhood is the perfect choice for guests who want to experience a quieter side of the city and stay in…

By travelyoutopia September 25, 2023 0