MOVED BY PERU: JOURNEY THROUGH UNRIVALLED BEAUTY WITH BELMOND A collection of iconic hotels, trains and river cruises, Belmond offers a worldwide compilation of experiences waiting to be explored. Culture, well-being and cuisine take centre stage in Belmond’s adventures and destinations, including one of my favourite festive destinations: Peru. BRING IT HOME: GIFTS THAT SPARK NEW AESTHETICS Travel inspires our tastes in interior design, and that extends into how we shop for loved ones. With this in mind, OLTRE Magazine curated mood boards that introduce three designers every traveller should be on the lookout for when visiting Thailand, the Philippines …

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SCOUTING SERIES: JUST BACK FROM ENGLAND We recently teamed up with our dear partners and destination specialists at Dream Escape for an Educational Study Program to discover the beauty of bespoke England. Designed by expert travellers for expert travellers, the behind-the-scenes trip was a deep dive into the UK’s most coveted countryside estates. As a luxury advisor, I collaborate with the crème de la crème in each destination to deliver extraordinary experiences led by locals from the moment you step off the plane to your departure back home. Here are some of the properties we scouted, full of captivating character …

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Embrace the Magic of Fall: Discover Serene Autumn Escapes With over 25 years of experience in luxury travel, we offer our clients insights and personally curated itineraries that take the stress out of travel, allowing more time to decompress and discover and explore your chosen destination while you’re on the road. For a tailored travel experience, plan your upcoming trip with us today.


TUCSON, ARIZONA Nestled in the heart of the picturesque Sonoran Desert, Tucson’s farm-to-table food scene is a seamless combination of Mexican, Native American and Spanish flavours — all of which can be savoured against the backdrop of the stunning desert landscape. Bite into the iconic Sonoran hot dog, stroll while sampling authentic Mexican street foods, experience gourmet Southwestern fusion dishes paired with fine wines at upscale dining establishments, and sip a prickly pear margarita as the sun sets over the desert. Where to stay: The Ritz Carlton, Dove Mountain — Located on the outskirts of Tucson in Marana, this luxury …

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The Pinnacle of Ocean Travel: Let’s Sail Away EXPEDITION CRUISE UNIQUE DESTINATION I encourage you to explore some of the most remote and extraordinary destinations where few have ventured. AE Expeditions (part of Aurora Expeditions) offer a range of unique destinations that span the globe. SUSTAINABILITY TRAVEL As your travel advisor, I want you to feel inspired and connect more deeply to the places, wildlife and people on your expedition. When you disembark from this experience, you’ll leave richer in your knowledge and understanding of the planet than when you stepped onboard. Reach out soon to book your life-changing journey. …

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Extraordinary journeys await by land or sea UNWIND BY SEA: A SAIL TO REMEMBER WITH SEABOURN EXPLORE BY LAND: ESCAPE TO AN ADVENTURE LODGE FOREST: CLAYOQUOT WILDERNESS LODGE | Vancouver Island, Canada Wake up in the wild. The Clayoquot sound is an escape to the still, tranquil beauty of Canada’s remote wilderness. Accessible by boat or seaplane, Clayoquot Wilderness Lodge symbolizes a departure from the everyday and into the misty banks of UNESCO-designed Clayoquot Sound Biosphere Reserve. Here, exploration-filled days are set among magnificent forests with direct access to 600 acres of nature and a choice of marine-based, land-based and equestrian-based …

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San José del Cabo

UNLOCK A WORLD OF EXPERIENCES WITH MARRIOTT BONVOY FESTIVE GETAWAYS: SUN + SAND OR SNOW From ski havens to some of the world’s most beautiful beaches, I have connections to incredible destinations that still have holiday-season availability. I’ve curated a selection of luxurious resorts that’ll make the perfect festive getaway, whether you’re dreaming of a cozy lodge or a tropical paradise. When you book one of these properties with me, you will receive exclusive benefits, like complimentary breakfast, early check–in and late check-out, and an upgrade at the time of check–in, subject to availability. Reach out soon to book your …

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FESTIVE FINDS: HOLIDAY TRIPS FOR EVERY TRAVELLER Looking ahead at holiday retreats? When everyone is talking about heading home, you and your loved ones can go on an ultimate adventure or get whisked away to a relaxing lodge. I’m sharing several incredible once-in-a-lifetime destinations for every type of holiday traveller — and gift ideas from renowned hotels to keep on your radar. To looking ahead, Duncan Greenfield-Turk, VCTA   HOTEL KEEPSAKES: TAKE YOUR TRAVELS HOME When an extra day at your dream destination isn’t possible, the next-best option is packing the memory in your suitcase. The latest edition of OLTRE …

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Uxmal, Yucatan, Mexico

Discover the Yucatán Peninsula Brimming with tropical beaches, spectacular wildlife and ancient Mayan ruins, Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula is a destination worthy of everyone’s bucket list. I’m sharing several ways to create lasting memories here, from resorts and villas to diverse cuisine and a sprawling wildlife reserve. Which Mexican destination have you been dreaming of? To your next adventure, Duncan Greenfield-Turk, VCTA MAROMA: A GRAND REOPENING ALONG THE RIVIERA MAYA In the beating heart of the Riviera Maya, a secret haven awaits; Maroma, a Belmond Hotel, blends Mayan mystique with refined vitality. Reopening on Aug. 3, 2023, Maroma is where the …

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OUR MISSION IS TO TAKE TRAVELLERS BEYOND THE EXPECTED OLTRE is an entirely new kind of travel publication with a fresh perspective meant to inspire you to travel beyond. OLTRE is an Italian word meaning “beyond, over and above.” And that’s what we strive to do for our clients: Plan travel experiences that go beyond the expected. Consider OLTRE a collectable little black book of the best discoveries around the world. To your next adventure, Duncan Greenfield-Turk, VCTA FEATURE ARTICLES INCLUDE: Enjoy this issue with our compliments — and let us know when you’re ready to see the world from a …

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