Category Archives: Luxury Web Magazine

Hotel Angmagssalik in Tasiilaq, Greenland

Hotel Angmagssalik in Tasiilaq, Greenland Story and photos by Sharon King Hoge in Luxury Web Magazine The dictionary definition may not allow leeway, but in some circumstances “luxury” is a relative term. A case in point is the Hotel Angmagssalik … Continue reading

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Milton Park Country House Hotel & Spa

Story and photography by Sharon King Hoge Arched Palladian windows… stately stone urns… dappled pathways… are signature features of Milton Park an historic resort in the manicured rolling landscape of the Southern Highlands an hour south of Sydney, Australia.  Originally called Mansfield … Continue reading

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Crossing Siberia by Train

Story and photos by Sharon King Hoge Siberia may be notorious for hard labor in harsh winters, but traversing Russia by train is a pleasant fascinating trip.   The passing landscape outside may be swampy and mosquito infested in summer or … Continue reading

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Northwest Arkansas

Story and photos by Sharon King Hoge Northwest Arkansas certainly wasn’t on my bucket list.  I did want to see the acclaimed new Crystal Bridges Museum established by Walmart heiress Alice Walton in the company’s hometown Bentonville.  But I postponed … Continue reading

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Marriott Syracuse Hotel

Story and photos by Sharon King Hoge in Luxury Web While fancy contemporary resorts and spas are proliferating around the world, for an enjoyable return to the elegance and nostalgia of the good old days, check into the newly “rescued” … Continue reading

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Casa de Sueños

Casa de Sueños Bed and Breakfast 20 Cordova St. St Augustine FL 32084 (904) 824-0887 dream@casadesuenos.com http://www.casadesuenos.com   Casa De Sueños Hospitable B&B (and B&B) in St. Augustine, Florida America’s original settlement, established decades before Jamestown and Plymouth colonies, past … Continue reading

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Doga Thermal Health & Spa

Karahayit Mah. 147 Seyir Sk. N0:9-1, Karahayit, Pamukkale, Turkey (90)-0258-271-4400   Doga Thermal Health & Spa This is a destination that had me exclaiming “Why didn’t anyone ever tell me about this before.”  Chances are you’ve never heard of Pamukkale’s … Continue reading

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Coconut Lagoon

Published on Luxury Web Magazine Kumarakom, Kottayam, 686 563 Kerala, India www.cghearth.com Anyone who thinks ecological awareness and luxury are mutually exclusive has a lesson to learn at Coconut Lagoon, a resort in India’s magical province of Kerala.  Just two … Continue reading

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A Stay at the Shangri-La Makati in Manila, the Philippines

Published on Luxury Web      With a highly favorable exchange rate, historic sights and a wealth of clubs and restaurants all within easy access to sandy beaches, Manila is one of the best travel bargains around. At the same … Continue reading

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Vivanta By Taj Coral Reef Maldives Islands

Published on Luxury Web      Sitting on the chaise of my “Indulgence” villa I’m in the best of both worlds:  modern convenience combined with nature.  Simultaneously I’m catching a CNN or HBO broadcast on my wide screen TV, while outside  … Continue reading

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