Explore the world in a truly distinctive manner in 2024 by embarking on an unparalleled luxury journey on a train, super yacht or cruise liner. Picture yourself traversing picturesque landscapes, historic cities, and exotic locales aboard some of the most sophisticated and opulent vehicles ever designed.
Whether you opt for a cruise in West Africa or uncover the enchantment of Belmond’s hotels, trains, boats, and safaris worldwide, you are in for an experience marked by unparalleled service, culinary delights, and top-notch entertainment.
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New Rail Journeys on board the Eastern & Oriental Express this February in Malaysia
After a hiatus of four years, the Eastern & Oriental Express, a Belmond Train in Southeast Asia, is set to resume operations in February 2024. The train will introduce two fresh seasonal journeys, the Essence of Malaysia (November to February) and Wild Malaysia (March to October), departing from Singapore and traversing Malaysia’s dynamic landscapes and lively cities. Boasting redesigned interiors, enhanced onboard experiences, and captivating journeys exploring culture, gastronomy, architecture, and the arts, the Eastern & Oriental Express aims to redefine railway travel in the region, establishing a new benchmark for excellence in Southeast Asia.
Embark on an Unforgettable Italian Experience Aboard the Orient Express La Dolce Vita!
Embark on an Italian adventure with Orient Express La Dolce Vita, a train adorned with lavish interiors envisioned by the creative Dimorestudio, founded by Emiliano Salci and Britt Moran. Drawing inspiration from the craftsmanship and golden era of Italian design, this unique journey unfolds within only 11 carefully crafted cars. The Orient Express La Dolce Vita boasts deluxe and suite cabins, measuring 7 and 11 square meters respectively, ensuring a luxurious and intimate travel experience.
Discover the vineyards of Montalcino on the 2 day 1 night journey. Embark from Rome Ostiense station in the morning and reach Torrenieri-Montalcino by the afternoon, where you can explore a renowned winery with a history spanning 16 centuries and savour exceptional Homeric wines. Later, rejoin the Orient Express La Dolce Vita for an evening filled with music and a delightful dinner. Additional one- or two-night itineraries are also offered.
Embark on a Tranquil Journey: Coquelicot, the Belmond Boat Redefining Slow Travel with Champagne Elegance
In April 2024, the debut of Coquelicot, A Belmond Boat, Champagne, a luxurious addition to Belmond’s river boat fleet, promises an opulent travel experience. Crafted by renowned French architects Humbert & Poyet, Coquelicot boasts three opulent cabins with extravagant ensuite facilities, an indoor salon featuring a personalized champagne bar, and a spacious deck equipped with an open-air kitchen and dining area. Partnering with Maison Ruinart, Coquelicot aims to provide exclusive experiences, including a collaborative private lunch by Maison Ruinart’s Chef In Residence, Valérie Radou, and Coquelicot’s Head Chef. Additionally, guests can indulge in a private guided tour of the historic Taissy vineyard, unveiling Maison Ruinart’s latest sustainability and artistic initiatives, enhancing the overall guest journey.
The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection Ilma Embarks on inaugural voyages in the Mediterranean
In 2024, The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection introduces its newest luxury yacht, Ilma, embarking on its inaugural voyages in the Mediterranean. The yacht offers an unmatched level of comfort, featuring 224 suites, each equipped with a private terrace. With two new upper suite categories surpassing 92 square metres, Ilma promises a luxurious experience.
During the late summer and fall, Ilma explores captivating destinations, including the scenic Amalfi Coast and the charming Greek Isles. Its journey extends to renowned yachting locations like Monte Carlo, with additional visits to cultural gems such as Rome and Barcelona included in the itinerary. Itineraries start from seven nights.
Set sail on the new Regent Seven Seas Grandeur
The Seven Seas Grandeur is the sixth and latest ship of Regent’s most luxurious fleet. This ship can hold only 746 and 548 staff, providing the industry with the highest space and staff-to-guest ratios.
Experience the charm of uncovering the Caribbean, embarking on two transits through the Panama Canal, and navigating the U.S. Eastern Seaboard in a nearly sold-out inaugural season. The journey continues across the Atlantic from New York to Barcelona in March, venturing into the Mediterranean for the summer of 2024. In September and October, the Seven Seas Grandeur captures the vibrant hues of Fall in Canada and New England, concluding a lavish year of exploration with further Caribbean escapades to wrap up the year 2024.
Explore the West African Rhythms with Oceania Riviera
Embark on a 27-day West African Rhythms journey aboard the Oceania Riviera. Set sail from Barcelona on November 14, 2024, and reach Cape Town on December 11, 2024. During this cruise, explore various ports of call, including Seville, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Arrecife, Mindelo, Dakar, Banjul, Abidjan, Sekondi-Takoradi, Lome, Sao Tome, and enjoy an overnight stay in Walvis Bay and Luderitz, concluding with a final overnight stay in Cape Town.
Experience the ultimate luxury with Oceania Cruises’ simply MORE™ offering on the beautifully re-inspired Riviera. Guests enjoy exceptional perks, including a generous shore excursion credit of up to US$2,600 per stateroom, Complimentary Champagne, wine, and more during lunch and dinner, free soft drinks, speciality teas, coffees, gourmet speciality dining, and unlimited WiFi. With its spacious staterooms and attentive service from 800 officers and crew for 1,250 guests, Riviera offers unparalleled experiences to curious travellers. The ship’s extensive culinary options, from international dishes at The Grand Dining Room to steakhouse delights at Polo Grill and Pan-Asian fare at Red Ginger, promise memorable culinary experiences. Riviera’s recent rejuvenation includes restyled suites and staterooms, chic Penthouse Suites, redesigned bathrooms in Italian marble, and elevated public spaces, lounges, and dining venues, ensuring an atmosphere of elegance and comfort throughout the journey.