Exploring and Sailing Venice by Riva | Venice. Italy | If there is a perfect way to explore and discover Venice, is by having your own private riva. This is an experience I enjoy very much, and try to do as long as it is available (have done this in the past in Paris along the Seine, Bath, UK on Narrowboats, Bangkok, Thailand along the Chao Praya River on luxury rice barges, in Varanasi for the Ganga Arti, Istanbul along the Bosphorus, Riviera Nayarit, Mexico to the Islas Marietas… among many others worldwide. It gives you a different perspective, and without a doubt the Riva is indeed unique and sophisticated experience. As you can see I am a big fan of boats and specially private ones. Continue reading Exploring and Sailing Venice by Riva
The Gritti Palace Venice | Venice, Italy | I would risk to say that The Gritti Palace , by Luxury Collection, has been the best suite experience I have had in 2013. Since we are ending the year, it is worth highlighting this stay I had only a few weeks ago while in Venice. A place of exceptional art and elegance, the restored Gritti Palace retains its reassuringly intimate and familiar feel. Located at Campo Santa Maria del Giglio Square, off Calle delle Ostreghe right in the heart of Venice. Step outside to The Gritti Palace terrace over the Gran Canal and board your own private riva or gondola, off to explore this breathtaking and intriguing destination. Continue reading The Gritti Palace Venice
SEP/OCT13 Jet-Setting the World | SEP/OCT 2013 my next two month jet- setting around the world covering the world of Luxury Travel and Hospitality. Stay tuned to my Instagram. NewYork to/from LasVegas for YLC and LTX 2013, MEXICO RivieraMaya ARGENTINA BuenosAires ITALY w/ Rubin Singer Rome Florence Venice SCOTLAND Edinburgh ENGLAND London. Carlos Melia curating the world of Luxury Travel & Lifestyle by experience. CM @ Carlos Melia Recommends
(*) Sponsor Airlines: Delta Airlines (Business Class) + American Airlines + GermanWings
Las Vegas: Young Leaders Conference + Luxury Travel Exchange 2013 + The Venitian Hotel
Mexico: ILTM Americas + Rosewood Mayakoba
Italy: The First Luxury Hotel + Hassler Hotel + Villa San Michelle + Four Seasons Firenze + Hotel Cipriani + The Gritti Palace + Westin Europe & Regina.
Scotland: Nira Caledonia + The Balmoral + The Royal Scotsman Orient Express Train
UK: The Goring Hotel
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