Year of impressions
Restaurant Harvest, owned by the Duoband group, can claim to be the Opening of the Year in Russia. Aqua Panna and S. Pellegrino included him on their list of The World’s 120 Best Restaurants. Harvest Philosophy - Zero Waste - Responsible consumption and no waste approach. The emphasis is on vegetable dishes, which are popular in Europe and the United States, but in Russia are still associated with a side dish. Even the menu is divided in half - into “Vegetables” and “Not Vegetables”. Harvest also bakes its own bread every day and offers a great wine list.
EVERYTHING IS THE BEST IMMEDIATELY
Affluence Concierge Club is collaborating with the Spanish luxury store chain El Corte Ingles. The result could be seen on the SPEAR’S Russia Wealth Management Awards 2019 - the winner in the Gentleman of Industry nomination received tickets to the VIP box for the match between Real Madrid and Barcelona. He will combine a visit on "El Classico" match and Santiago Bernabeu Stadium with premium shopping - this is a good idea for a holiday in itself. The Mandarin Oriental Madrid hotel will join cooperation in the second half of the year, hotel opening after renovation is one of the most expected travel events in Spain.
The Royal Mansour Marrakesh Hotel is the "little baby" of the King of Morocco, built on a grand scale: it occupies 3.5 hectares near Jemaa el Fna Square. The hotel manager is Jean-Claude Messan, one of the best and well-known hoteliers in the world, which is not surprising when you consider that Marrakech is one of the most trendy destinations. Royal Mansour - a whole quarter with riad cottages, Moorish gardens, gastronomy from Michelin stars chef. Guests receive exclusive access to the Villa Yves Saint Laurent and the museum of the famous perfumer Serge Lutens. There is an underground city for the staff for full guest's privacy.
PARIS. MUST VISIT
Hôtel de Crillon is a piece of art. Its interiors are the history of the 18th century and technologies of the 21st. Karl Lagerfeld, who worked on one of the apartments dedicated to his cat. Live music is played every night, and in the Les Ambassadeurs bar - this is a new trendy spot in Paris - signature cocktails and wide choice of champagne. For fans of healthy lifestyle, hotel arranges personal training in the Tuileries Park.
"HOUSE INSIDE HOUSE". LONDON
The history of The Connaught Hotel in Mayfair dates back to 1815. Here you can find the Aman Spa, one outside of the Aman Hotels and Resorts. French cuisine is served at Hélène Darroze at the Connaught: chef Helene Darroz is the only woman in the world who has two Michelin stars. The hotel has a unique suite - The Mews - 223 sq.m., with private access to a quiet street. This is a “house inside house” for those who value privacy.
Senechal Boutique Hotel on Lake Senezh - imperial luxury and its own promenade, Russian flavor and a wood-fired bathhouse. Start your holiday by landing on the helipad of the hotel. The hotel rooms are 12 design masterpieces. The Seneschal venue is one of the best for weddings and private events. Cuisine bases on traditional Russian recipes can be a separate reason to visit the hotel. The program of visit can include fishing, kite surfing and ballooning.
AROUND THE WORLD WITH AMAN JET
Aman Hotels and Resorts offers to travel with Aman Private Jet. Private jet Aman Bombardier Global - one of the most spacious business jets in the world, which seats up to 12 passengers and overcomes distance to 9500 km. You can go around the world or visit several countries. Each Aman Private Jet route is adjusted according to your wishes.
In Mykonos, in peak season it’s difficult not only to find options for living, but also to book a table in a top restaurant, beach club or get a ticket to a concert of some trendy artist, for example DJ Black Coffee from South Africa. Nevertheless, for the Russians Mykonos is still terra incognita. And although among our compatriots there are media persons who have been “adepts” of the island for more than 10 years, Mykonos is still a new destination for travel. Affluence Concierge Club offers to be one of the pioneers. The company’s portfolio includes a fully private six-bedroom villa Villa Artisti, where a private concierge is available to provide access to popular places, create all conditions for an unforgettable vacation and organize a program that can include visits to Delos, Santorini, relaxation after a noisy and fun Mykonos at the Amanzoe Hotel in the Peloponnese and getting to know the secrets of the Acropolis before flying home.
EUROPE'S SECRET PLACES BY CAR
Since 1987, Elite Rent-a-Car has made it possible to rent a premium car - with or without a driver. The company arranges themed programs for customers in different countries of Europe - for any number of days: you regulate by yourself the depth of acquaintance with a particular region. At the same time, Elite Rent-a-Car in partnership with Affluence guarantees that on your trip you will see what is hidden from the eyes of ordinary tourists.
IMMERSION IN CHINA
Today, China is one of the leaders in the global art market and the largest player at auctions: a lot of big and trendy galleries are opened here. Bulgari hotels in Shanghai and Beijing are the best way to immerse yourself in this new world: both happy to offer guests unique routes - in Shanghai these are art tours from Bulgari; in Beijing, next to Bulgari hotel, will open the largest museum of modern art in China - the Genesis Museum. Both hotels have restaurants with Michelin stars and offer gastronomic experiments - for example, you will see how to make chocolate according to a unique Italian recipe.
ACCENT ON YOURSELF
Teknon is the best clinic in the world for foreign patients in 2019. The only clinic in Spain according to the JCI standard (there are 800 such medical organizations in the world) is recommended both for a comprehensive examination of the body and prevention, and for solving complex problems - from ophthalmology to reproductive medicine. We recommend to stay in Mandarin Oriental Barcelona - in the heart of the city - or directly at the clinic.
CHRISTMAS IN NEW YORK
Opening of the Year 2020 - Aman New York Hotel in Manhattan, with a cult address - at the intersection of Fifth Avenue and 57th Street. This is the legendary Crown Building skyscraper - masterpiece of the architecture of old New York overlooking Central Park. Once the Museum of Modern Art first opened in this building, today there is a unique hotel, and on the first three floors - designer galleries. The choice for your stay is 83 elegant rooms and suites, apartments and a five-level penthouse with two pools. In addition, guests can join the private Aman Member's Club.