Despatches

Nobu Hotels: London calling

Starting today, the long awaited Nobu Shoreditch in London will take bookings, with its opening date allegedly set for June 2017. The Nobu brand, brainchild of ...
Ozen Maldives Water Suite

Ozen By Atmosphere: Water suite

I'm always keeping an eye out for the most luxurious of resort experiences, and this week, something caught my eye that I just had to share. The new private, lu...

Vietnam Airlines x LSO: Classic British

Not that you'd ever need an excuse to visit Vietnam – from North to South, even the bits in the middle are among the most experiential and awe-inspiring journey...
Love and Paint Mondrian London

Love and paint: Sea Containers London

Love is in the air – or in this case in our hair – at the Mondrian London. A surprise awaited us in our sumptuous suite at this luxury property on London's Rive...
Shangri-la London

Shangri-la London: Foxy romeo

During our recent stay at the towering Shangri-la at the Shard in London, we found a cute little plush-toy fox in our room. The story goes, that back while t...
Warhol American Flag

Visit London: The US invades London

Perhaps it's too soon for this attention-grabbing headline, but don't worry – this is something positive coming out of America in the wake of the Trump inaugura...
Belmond Napasai

Belmond: The list

This year I had the honour of asking to serve on Belmond's inaugural LGBT advisory board, among some real industry heavy-weights, to help them shape the future ...
ME Terramar Sitges opens 2017

ME Sitges Terramar: Summer in Sitges

Sitges has long been an OutThere playground. Known as the St. Tropez of Spain, it's no surprise that all this fabulousness would attract the discerning man of d...
B&O Bang & Olufsen launches new h9 Beoplay Headphones

B&O: A sound gift

Someone asked me today what I wanted for Christmas, that "what do you buy a world traveller with everything," question. I love the festivities of Christmas, but...
Tales Of Thread, Rebecca Fordham

Tales of Thread: Sleeping beauty

A fellow OutThere traveller once told me that his one constant when he's on the road, to remind him of home, is a set of his favourite pyjamas. For someone who ...
Berlutti pour Krug bag

Berlutti X Krug: Bubbles in the bag

There are two things sure to catch my eye. Leather goods, particularly those aimed at the jet-set; and champagne. Call me fabulous, but I'm easily persuaded by ...
Ralph Lauren Timepiece

Travelling suave

Travel accessories that every suave gentleman should be carrying as personal effects when they travel. Ralph Lauren Slim Classique watch in white gold. www.ral...
Luggage Freedom courtesy of AirPortr

Airport: Travel transformation

At all levels, the notion of luxurious living is really about accessing convenience. And I'm loving that my own international gateways to the world, London Heat...
Linen trousers ISSUE; Orion Rosé watch by NOMOS GLASHUTTE; 14 year old alligator duffle bag CO-KO

Send him packing

The TUMI Tegra-Lite™ attaché – well thought through, sleek, protective carrier made from thermoplastics used in NASCAR racecars and  armour ...
W Bali Sounds Suite

W Hotels: Sound Suites

There is one place where you'd be excused for having some banging music pumping from your hotel suite – in fact, I found that it is actively encouraged at the W...
Pillow talk at the peninsula Bangkok

Peninsula Bangkok: Pillow talk

Continuing in the theme of truly unrivalled, intimate service, The Peninsula, Bangkok, Thailand goes as far as to give you some silky smooth pillow talk. The e...

Tumi: Give me strength

Tumi’s Tegra-lite™ range of suitcases and travel accessories are made from the same materials used in the body armour of American footballers. I’m ti...
Shanghai Opera

Peninsula Shanghai: The academy

The Peninsula Academy offers a new program designed to deliver cultural experiences in each Peninsula location. We just loved our Peninsula Academy experienc...
Emerald Life Launches Travel Insurance

Emerald life: Travelling under cover

I’ll take the risk of sounding naive, as there is a lesson to be learnt here. But there was a time that I was one of those people… the kind that travelled the w...
Louis Vuitton Stationery

Louis Vuitton: Worth writing home about

Here’s something to write home about and make your peers green with envy – on your very own, personalised, monogram med Louis Vuitton stationery, no less. Loui...
Grey Matters, super yacht available for rent with SuperYachtsMonaco

SuperYachtsMonaco: Grey matters

So it's Friday before the Spring (it's officially here, although you wouldn't know it from the snow and hail over the past week) Bank Holiday here in the UK and...
Frette Bedlinen is arguable the world's best kept hotel secret

What lies beneath?

I love my sleep, and jet-lag can be a bitch, especially if you're on the go all the time. But one of the best nights sleep I've ever had on my travels was at th...
Virgin Limited Edition, Necker Island

Virgin Limited Edition: Fantasy Island

Sample a slice of the billionaire lifestyle at Sir Richard Branson’s collection of paradises. Whilst Sir Richard is off chasing galactic dreams, he’s opened ...
Nobis Hotel Stockholm

Design Hotels x SPG: Original experiences

Last night, the collection of beautiful, design-inspired luxury hotels, Design Hotels announced their collaboration with Starwood Preferred Guest and their Orig...

Strike a pose

Stunning swimwear that'll catch their eye. Photography: Jacobus Snyman Styling: Uwern Jong Creative Direction: Martin Perry Model: Olivier at Nevs Her...

Sweden: You’re welcome

As some of you may know, I have the distinct honour of being LGBT travel ambassador to Sweden in the UK. So this is a little bit of a shameless plug for a new c...
Nixon Descender Watch

Three to watch

Today is a good watch-news day, with three of our favourite, accessible brands releasing news on exciting new timepieces today – pieces that every discerning tr...
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Keep time and carry on

Luxury timepieces and cabin luggage for every global time traveller. Photography: ROSIE BLAKE Styling: UWERN JONG THE ADVENTURERS Intelligent, sleek an...
Stockolm Fashion Shoot, Out There Travel, Erik Ahlmark by David Edwards

Stockholm syndrome

The men of Stockholm are often considered amoung Europe's best looking, but they also have access to some of the hippest local clothing brands. We've featured j...
Travel and grooming accessories photographed by Martin Perry

Groomed to travel

Luxurious grooming gifts for the discerning and stylish traveller. Above: The OTIS BATTERBEE Axington brown travel pouch – a quilted suede lining protects your...
The Little Nell teams up with Veuve Cliquot in Aspen

The Little Nell x Veuve Clicquot

It seems word has got round that if it's a surefire article if I am to hear a story about a travel brand linking up with a champagne one. But if all the world s...
Bill Peach Air Cruising

Bill Peach: Air cruising

Bill Peach has launched their ultimate private jet cruise, charting passage through ancient cultures. The pioneer of luxury air-cruising has launched a truly s...
KLM Viktor and Rolf

KLM vs Viktor and Rolf: Taking flight

You’ve got to love the Dutch. Whilst other airlines team up with international luxury houses, KLM picks home-grown, contemporary, queer designers, Viktor and Ro...
Palm reading at the Rambagh Palace

Rambagh Palace: Star struck

The future is in your hands, well, your palms at the Taj Rambagh Palace, Jaipur, India. The hotel has its own in-house palace palm reader and astrologer. The a...