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Once in a Blue Moon, Something good comes along

Destination Elite
10 March 2015

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Living in the moment We all live chaotic stressful lives filled with many diversions that prevent us from enjoying the small things in life. We misguidedly believe that all the clutter will lead us to live the good life, but all it is doing is preventing us from living in the moment. I recently asked a friend what she enjoyed watching. I thought she would probably be a fan of Gray’s Anatomy ...

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Travel Paranoia and how to avoid it.

Destination Elite
04 June 2014

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Travelling at one time, either for business or pleasure, was an easy satisfying thing to do. The annual family vacation was ritually looked forward to, a home away from home, familiar and comfortable. In this day and age, we travel further and expect more day to day challenges. As a result, tourists have become tempting targets for traveller scammers. Petty thievery happens everywhere, in ev...

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The Idiosyncrasy of an avid cruiser.

Destination Elite
16 April 2014

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Not all who cruise are created equal. Unlike plane travel, which is designed to get you hopefully from A to B in the shortest time possible, cruising is a very hedonistic pursuit. Flying is probably the closest thing to time travel you can get, one moment you’re boarding the plane in Singapore, the next after a good meal, glass of wine, and a snooze you find yourself landing in a  new time zone...

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Singapore with style

Destination Elite
09 April 2014

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Living in a popular stopover like Singapore means you’re never short of a visitor or two. In the past most of my visitors have been contented with chili crab at a good hawker stall and a spot of foot reflexology after a day trawling the shops, but times and travellers tastes have changed. My most recent visitor was more challenging than most. As a well know writer for a fashion magazine on rout...

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What to do when it all goes wrong

Destination Elite
06 September 2013

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"No matter what happens, travel gives you a story to tell" Jewish proverb What do you do when your dream vacation turns into a nightmare? It doesn’t matter how wonderful the images look on the web, chances are your vacation rental may not exactly resemble those airbrushed and resized pics you’ve been drooling over! I have a friend who dutifully researched and carefully planned the perfect vac...

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explora Rapa Nui, Easter Island

Destination Elite
28 August 2013

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Elite Resorts of Asia Pacific presents explora Rapa Nui Easter Island At explora they propose a new way of travelling to remote areas in South America, based on in-depth exploration of the surroundings and luxury of the essential. This tiny triangle of land, a distance of about 3,600 kilometres from the coast of South America, Rapa Nui (Easter Island) was the birthplace of a fascinating civi...

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Idyllic Hawaiian Lifestyles

Destination Elite
20 August 2013

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Lanipo Drive, Honolulu, USA This striking one-of- a-kind, two parcel hillside estate with a main residence and pool house sits majestically on over half an acre with dramatic picturesque views of the Pacific Ocean to the Mokulua islands. Sited within a hedged and gated property with manicured landscaping and lighted grounds. The handsome steel frame, rock pillars, stack stone coral exterior wal...

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35XV Thirty Five West Fifteenth Street, New York

Destination Elite
07 August 2013

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35XV, Alchemy Properties’ latest development, is an architecturally striking glass and stone condominium building located at 35 West 15th Street. Its 55 carefully crafted residences will begin on the building’s eighth floor approximately 100 feet high and will rise at an angle towards the sky, offering brilliant natural light and unparalleled views. 35XV is perfectly situated at the intersection...

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A Collection of Luxury Alliance Members

Destination Elite
31 July 2013

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Elite Luxury Alliance is a showcase of luxury travel, lifestyle experiences and high end designer merchandise created to compliment a luxurious lifestyle. Bang & Olufsen Founded in 1925 in Denmark, Bang & Olufsen is world renowned for its distinctive range of quality audio, video and multimedia products that represents its vision – courage to constantly question the ordinary in searc...

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Silversea Luxury Cruise Promotions

Destination Elite
25 July 2013

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Elite Resorts are delighted to present 2 exclusive promotions for 2 stunning cruises later this year. Silversea Cruises are world renowned for their exceptional service, luxuriously appointed suites and Relais and Chateau menus for fine dining. It is no wonder that Silversea Cruises are the undisputed leaders in luxury travel for the last 19 years. With the All -Inclusive fares, there is all the m...

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