Opulent Travel Archive


A tropical reawakening

A private island resort, one of the most exclusive in the world, has been totally restored, a project under management of the Oetker Collection.

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Elegant escapism

Publisher and co-founder of Opulent Living Magazine, Barbara Lenhard, and creative director and co-founder of Opulent Living, Florian Gast, spent a blissful couple of days of tranquility at Shanti Maurice – A Nira Resort…

Opulent Living Book Volume 3b

Luxury page turner

After two successful books Volume 3 of the Opulent Living Book is coming later this year. Showcasing luxury across Southern Africa and the Indian Ocean Islands. Each page makes you fall more in love with the beautiful places featured within its page…

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Bush tranquility

A Sabi Sabi media trip to Earth Lodge where Michelin Star Chef Eric Chavot gave select media a taste of what food experiences are to come in the future at Earth Lodge…

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Cooking in paradise

Chef Chantel Dartnall cooking fresh line fish at the beautiful Lux* Grand Gaube Resort in Mauritius…

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Exotic sanctuary

Everything about Lodge 23, the exclusive-use villa overlooking the wild expanse of the Kruger National Park across the gently flowing waters of the Sabie River, is about relaxing and creating special memories with friends and family.

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Luxury portfolio grows

Mara Plains Camp has become the newest member of the Relais and Chateâux collection, strengthening their presence in Sub-Saharan Africa…

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A unique safari experience

Gondwana Game Reserve, on the Garden Route, just outside of Mossel Bay, has kicked off the summer season with a bang as they have introduced 800 new animals to their reserve. This majestic game reserve is unique in that it is one of the only fynbos reserves in the world that is home to free roaming Big Five game…

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