Category Archives: Hotels

Hotel La Gemma

Another visit to Florence, another instant tear when I catch sight of Brunelleschi’s masterpiece tearing through the skies. With each visit, the city seems to welcome me with tears of admiration. This time, I found refuge at La Gemma, a hotel that quickly became a second home. La Gemma’s motto is “Inspired by family, Driven […]

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Hotel Arts Barcelona

Na nossa última viagem a Barcelona escolhemos aquele que viria a transformar-se num dos nossos hotéis favoritos na cidade – o Hotel Arts Barcelona. A caminhada em direção ao hotel é, por si só, uma experiência marcada pelo deslumbramento. O seu imponente exterior de aço e vidro destaca-se no horizonte da cidade, proporcionando uma visão […]

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The Lodge – Wine & Business Hotel

Located in one of the most historic areas of Porto, or rather, Vila Nova de Gaia is the timeless The Lodge Wine & Business Hotel. With the exclusive touch of Nini Andrade Silva, in every corner of the hotel, the soul of the Douro is clearly visible, as well as the designer’s signature, with its […]

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Ventozelo Hotel & Quinta

One of the last hotels I tried before Francisca was born but already pregnant was Ventozelo Hotel e Quinta. An authentic refuge in the middle of the Douro and with probably, one of the most idyllic views over the river. First Impression Ventozelo is not just a hotel; it is even a farm that, after […]

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Torel Palace Porto

When someone transforms a baroque palace from the 19th century into a luxurious boutique hotel, we know the experience will be memorable. Torel Palace Porto is one of those refuges that makes you travel back in time and immerses you in an unreal atmosphere. First impression Unparalleled classic to palatial style, yet cozy enough. An […]

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Memmo Príncipe Real

Today, allow me to introduce you to Memmo Príncipe Real, a haven of dreams and experiences, where history mixes with modernity and luxury dances to a cozy rhythm. In the heights of Lisbon, Memmo Príncipe Real rests hidden, modern, and majestic, gazing at the city with adoring love. His terrace, a belvedere of wonders, envelops […]

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Leopard Safaris

Sri Lanka was to be one of the trips of our lifetime. Culture, nature, and adventure were this trip’s motto; therefore, we needed to stay in the middle of the jungle to fulfill it! The choice fell on Leopard Safaris; with this name, the stay promised! Leopard Safaris is located practically in the Yala National […]

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The Vintage House

As you know, Douro has a very special place in my heart, and I can’t get tired of visiting, falling in love a bit more every time. We went back to The Vintage House at Pinhão, a place that brings us memories we don’t ever want to forget! Now in charge of The Fladgate Partnership (with business […]

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Maison Favart

At Rue de Marivaux, in the historic square next to Opéra Comique and in the heart of the 2nd district of Paris, is located the elegant Boutique Hotel Maison Favart. Not being my favorite neighborhood in the eternal City of Light, it is for sure an area that has bohemian energy. It is the neighborhood of the Grands […]

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Park Hyatt Dubai

In my mind, Dubai was like a science fiction movie, where I would feel a part of a world from 2100! I thought of it as a bustling, chaotic and crazy city, as well as ultra-expensive and without interest for a possible trip! Oh, I was so wrong!!! Not about everything, it is for sure […]

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