Quit the conventional and curate your sizzling winter escape to Rio, Cape Town or Anguilla. From warm morning sunbathes to hot midnight walks, nourish your inner sun-seeker with a carefree getaway where anything can happen. A languorous lunch in the hazy sunshine? Fiery cocktails at 4am? Wherever your passion for travel takes you these cooler months, we’ll help keep the flame burning…
Answer the call of the Caribbean sea and recline by crystal-clear azure waves. Let yourself be sunkissed on the golden shores of Copacabana Beach. Or carve along the coast in surfer-chic South Africa, where whale watching and wine tours await your inquisitive mind. No matter where you choose, a world of breathtaking beauty awaits.
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Dine on the best catch of the day – followed by a punchy rum cocktail – at our down-to-earth Anguilla hideaway. Treat yourself to a glitzy Michelin-starred meal at one of our Rio restaurants, washed down with a refreshing Caipirinha. Or soak up the serene oasis of our Cape Town legend with an Afternoon Tea, perfect before a lazy afternoon spent sipping a Mint Julep. Under the blazing winter sun, feed your epicurean soul.
Dance beneath the stars to the sound of live music at our Caribbean paradise. Lose yourself among the iridescent glamour of the world’s best New Year’s Eve party in Rio de Janeiro, where samba spirit extends long into the night. Or gather in glamour in a chic bar, in an affair fit for a Fitzgerald novel. This winter, make your celebration one fit for the silver screen.
Unbridled French glamour by day, divine dining by night. At our blissful resort in St. Martin, sun-soaked relaxation is simply a way of life.
Madeira’s beautifully mild year-round climate is perfect for those wanting to warm up this winter. Luxuriate amid timeless elegance, botanical bliss and buzzing evening rituals.
Let your adventurous spirit take over and spirit yourself away to our rainforest retreat, where healing energy awaits at your luxury getaway.
Jungle vibes and a tropical spirit characterise our Koh Samui retreat, where lush nature and down-to-earth hospitality make this a winter sun holiday to remember.
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