is fast approaching, and where better to celebrate than Munich? (For more about Oktoberfest, click here
.) This year marks the 200th anniversary of the 16-day party, the world's largest fair
. To celebrate the tradition, The Charles Hotel
-- part of the luxurious Rocco Forte Collection
-- is offering the “Dressed for Oktoberfest” program. The hotel has teamed up with Schatzi Dirndl, one of Munich's leading traditional designers, to create custom-made Bavarian dirndls for guests. What else is included in the package? A private limousine transfer to Schatzi Dirndl (the store), buffet breakfast, as well as a welcome drink and a Bavarian gift in your room on arrival. The program runs from September 18 through October 3. Rates start at 815 Euro.
Radisson Blu Edwardian Leicester Square Hotel is a discrete and quiet London hotel with friendly service and an exquisite location, between the National Gallery and Leicester Square.
The 58 rooms at the Radisson Blu Edwardian... more >>
Thornbury, United Kingdom
Kings and queens have stayed here. Courtiers have flirted with ladies-in-waiting in the ancient yew-hedged gardens. Serving girls have chattered in the stone-flagged courtyard. Today, Thornbury Castle still resonates with history... more >>
L'hotel has counted quite a few legendary celebrity among its guests and has been the scene of many extraordinary events (including the death of Oscar Wilde). Each of the 20 rooms has its own character, its own universe or is... more >>
At the Hotel Lungarno, the view of the river and over the city is a unique experience. Famous for its attentive and discreet service, the Lungarno offers a breathtaking view over many of the landmarks and sights that gave... more >>
The Relais de Margaux is a a luxury hotel outside Bordeaux with 100 rooms and suites, swimming pool, tennis court, volleyball pitch and private harbor. The Gastronomic Restaurant delights the taste-buds of all food-lovers. The... more >>