Recreating the ‘Golden Age of Travel’, that indulgent era where every aspect of a holiday journey was the epitome of style at its finest, is easier than it may seem, says luxury expert Bruce Ryde from InterContinental Hotels & Resorts.
Whether travelling for pleasure or business, bringing to life the glamour, romance and allure of luxury travel is effortless with Club InterContinental, the end-to-end bespoke premium travel experience by InterContinental Hotels & Resorts tailored exclusively to individual guest preferences.
“Luxury is a mind-set for our InterContinental guests,” says Bruce, Head of Luxury and Lifestyle Brand and Marketing, IHG, Asia, Middle East & Africa (AMEA), “They’re discerning, extraordinarily well-travelled and appreciate finer, more personalised touches when it comes to the way they spend their time away.”
Customised attention to detail is the very cornerstone of the Club InterContinental guest offering and to showcase how it is redefining luxury travel to make dream journeys a reality, the new Insider Guide to the Ultimate in Luxury Travel with Club InterContinental has been launched throughout the AMEA region.
From planning your ultimate dream travel experience at some of the most glamorous hotels and resorts across the region to fashion advice for any climate, The Insider Guide to the Ultimate in Luxury Travel with Club InterContinental is the perfect companion when travelling with InterContinental Hotels & Resorts.
Experts in luxury travel and lifestyle have provided top tips to give readers an invaluable collection of insights into how to make the most of a luxury escape.
From designer, Raghavendra Rathore, who believes a smart messenger bag, crisp white shirt and a good fragrance are the only ‘must-haves’ you need to pack, to fashion director Esther Quek, who is a fan of a Little Black Dress for the ladies and a classic timepiece for gentlemen.
When it comes to experiencing the best in food and drink, Chek Wong, Air Sommelier and Wine Expert, shares his secrets for some of Singapore’s best bars and Alessandro Bottazzi, Culinary Director of Harvest Concept, offers his unique take on sampling local indulgences in the UAE.
The Club InterContinental team offers recommendations for not only planning the perfect trip away, but ways to make any trip, whether business or leisure, indulgent and glamorous at over 50 InterContinental hotels and resorts across AMEA and more than 70 around the world.
Be it booking a table at that restaurant you’ve always dreamed of dining at, or arranging a private behind-the-scenes tour, the Insider Guide shows any request is possible for the Club InterContinental team, who are passionate about bringing to life exceptional customised experiences for its guests.
“This Insider Guide helps guests not only plan their dream stay but enhance their Club InterContinental experience with advice on ways to make their trip the ultimate in travel indulgence, completely personalised and carefully curated to their wishes, as well as showcasing the array of bespoke privileges available to Club InterContinental guests from the moment they make their reservation to their departure from the hotel,” Bruce explains.
There are currently two properties of InterContinental Hotels & Resorts (164 rooms) in India and 68 hotels and resorts (21,240 rooms) across Asia, Middle East and Africa. For more information on InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, visit www.intercontinental.com.
To learn more about the Club InterContinental guest offering, visit www.clubintercontinental.com
The Insider Guides are available at InterContinental Hotels and Resorts across Asia, Middle East and Africa, and can also be read online: http://www.ihg.com/intercontinental/communications