Heart of the House: An Interview with Marteyne van Well

In each Heart of the House interview, we go closer to the action by sharing a behind-the-scenes look of a luxury resort. Six Senses is a frontrunner in sustainability and has become one of the most famous luxury resort brands in the world. Today, we chat … Continued

Why Mauritius is the perfect spot for a family holiday

Last month Julien, Head of Digital at Giltedge, went on a holiday to Mauritius with his wife, three children and mom. Travelling with kids can come with its challenges, but resorts that cater to all family members is the secret tip to a happy holiday. … Continued

Travel Review: Azura Benguerra in Mozambique

One of our clients and his family recently stayed at the luxurious beach lodge Azura Benguerra situated on the unspoilt Benguerra Island (off the coast of southern Mozambique). The entire family booked into the presidential villa and it sounds like they had a fantastic time. We’ve taken … Continued

6 Babymoon Resorts in the Maldives to Visit

Are you looking for one last holiday before your family grows? A babymoon in the Maldives is perfect as the islands are private, the destination is safe and the resorts all focus on wellness. Here are 6 island resorts for you to unwind and connect … Continued

Giltedge Ocean Islands I Newsletter I May 2019

Hello again!  This month we’re focusing on luxurious resorts in Mozambique and exciting travel deals for 2019! We’re also focusing on our clients’ feedback on some of the best resorts they’ve travelled too.  Read the full newsletter here.

Travel Review: Ayada in the Maldives

One of our clients recently went to stay at the beautiful Ayada in the Maldives with his family. Read his review below…  “There are over 100 resort hotels in the Maldives… Is it possible to stand out from the crowd? Ayada does.” “And it does … Continued

9 top resorts for a perfect Mozambique holiday

More affordable than the Maldives and less busy than the Seychelles, we’ve compiled a list of our favourite resorts for the perfect Mozambique holiday. While Mozambique is a bit more remote, it’s the opposite of mass tourism. It’s a destination that’s all about white sandy … Continued

Travel Review: Thanda Island, Tanzania

We enjoyed reading our client’s review of Thanda Island so much that we just had to share it with you! In December 2018, we planned their multigenerational family holiday to Tanzania. Pre-departure, transfers and flights As far as organization and transfers and flights, everything was spot on and went … Continued

Our signature summer cocktail recipe

Our signature cocktail recipe is perfect for a summer’s evening or a lazy Sunday afternoon by the pool. This recipe was inspired by our travels to the Indian Ocean islands. Ingredients 2 ounces rum 1/2 ounce triple sec (or other orange liqueur) 1-ounce lime juice … Continued

Explore the Outer Islands of Seychelles

The Seychelles is made up of over 100 islands, situated about 1000 miles off Africa’s east coast in the Indian Ocean. While the three biggest islands (Mahé, Praslin and La Digue) are popular for guests – the secluded outer islands are great for explorers! Remote … Continued