What's New

October 13, 2011

home economics

Who says school is just about reading and writing? With The Halkin's London family package, guests can learn to do chocolate painting, dipping, and even chocolate bar-making at Rococo Chocolates. This delectable class and package are part of the hotel's 20th anniversary celebration.

October 13, 2011

history class

Nestled between the historic Santa Fe Plaza and Canyon Road art galleries, the Inn on the Alameda is a history buff's dream come true! Upon arrival, head over to the recently opened New Mexico Museum of History to learn all about the state's multi-cultural history.

October 13, 2011

healthy hall monitors

After a healthy lunch at the spa, many tend to drift back toward their wicked ways (eating ice cream and lounging on the couch). The Gate Keepers at the new ESPA Life at Corinthia in London keep in touch after your spa day is done with check-ins, and suggested dietary and lifestyle choices, to help you stay on track.

What's the Deal

October 13, 2011

phys ed

Start training now and show off your skills at Jamaica's annual Reggae Marathon in Negril on December 3. Located right by the starting line, The Caves is offering a "Running, Reggae & Relaxation" package for athletes wishing to make the most of their marathon with a pasta party, race transfers, spa treatment, and celebratory cocktail party!

October 13, 2011

art appreciation

Ditch that dull art history textbook and take advantage of Pavillon de la Reine's new art-inspired package, which includes two tickets to the famous Norwegian painter Edvard Munch's first French exhibition, "L'Oeil Moderna," at the Centre Pompidou. The package is available now through January 9, 2012.

October 13, 2011

architecture class

Take advantage of Bellevue Palace's "Bellevue Architecture" package and discover the beauty of Bern, a UNESCO Cultural World Heritage site. After strolling cobblestone streets on a private tour of the city's famous fountains, medieval arcades, and historic towers, indulge in a four-course dinner at the hotel's La Terrasse!

What's Hot

October 13, 2011

driver's ed

Forget road tests and safety films - at Anantara Golden Triangle, "Driver's Ed" means learning to drive an elephant! A half-hour lesson with a skilled mahout (elephant trainer) at the resort's Elephant Camp will teach you the basic commands and actions to have you trekking through the forest in no time.

October 13, 2011

beauty school drop in

No need to dread this homework - after one of Guinot's pampering treatments (think the classic Hydradermie Treatment), your aesthetician will prescribe a tailored selection of products and assign a detailed account of how to use them at home. Keep your skin in tip top shape and you'll be teacher's pet in no time!

October 13, 2011

social studies by sea

For an intensive course on the culture, cuisine, and history of the Middle East, Crystal Serenity's October 24 Mediterranean/Holy Land sailing offers a variety of onboard educational programming to supplement your in-person visits to the Wailing Wall in Jerusalem, and the ancient ruins of Masada.