So how do you build a bag empire from scratch? And what top packing tip do we really need to know?
A business trip can be tricky enough – but what about in another country and another culture? For the latest installment in our Doing Business In… series, Gabriela Castro-Fontoura – Maiden Voyage ambassador for Montevideo, Uruguay – shares her wisdom for business travel to Latin America.
How revolutionary can a backpack really be? This was the question Rheanna-Marie Hall asked herself as she waited for the Riut bags she would be reviewing – one for commuting and one for long-distance travel – to arrive. And for travellers of business and leisure alike: is a backwards backpack the best way to keep your valuables more secure on the move?
Can a sense of ‘work-life balance’ really improve your wellbeing? Chartered Psychologist and founder of ELAR Horizons, Dr Lucy Rattrie, reflects on the meaning of work-life balance, and the difference it can make to the challenges of business travel. She tests out her own methods while in Hong Kong, and shares a few pointers from her personal workbook.
Rheanna-Marie Hall rediscovers the charm and beauty of the mysterious floating city, through the new book Venetian Chic by Francesca Bortolotto Possati. Possati, a native Venetian, is also CEO and Chairman of Venice’s Bauer Hotel Group; the only female CEO in the whole city, in fact…
‘Find yourself somewhere comfortable to sit…’
Yogi and humanitarian Donna Williams, founder of Pranarama Yoga, guides us through the perfect poses for unwinding after a hard day’s work. Ideal for hotel rooms (no large spaces, kit or experience required), these 5 sequences will banish those pesky business travel blues and leave you relaxed and ready for tomorrow’s challenges.
WIN a gorgeous bra and brief set this February with luxury lingerie brand Something Wicked. PLUS get an exclusive behind-the-scenes look into the Something Wicked studio, as Rheanna-Marie Hall visits the team at work, and finds out what it takes to create beautiful handmade lingerie.
We ran a competition in partnership with Myroo Skincare to find the best beauty travel advice from our fabulous members around the world, and WOW did we get some amazing tips and tricks! Thank you to everyone who entered.
Rachael Dunseath, Founder of Myroo, had the tough job of choosing the top five: “Thanks to everyone who took part. It wasn’t easy choosing the winners, there were some genuinely great ideas. I’ll be using a few of them myself! Continue reading