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Today´s dreamy escape is located in Noonu Atoll, a handful of unspoiled green islands protected from the ocean by a large coral reef in the Maldives. The preserved and exclusive exotic oasis features opulent vegetation and is surrounded by pristine turquoise waters that house a dazzling sampling of multicolor fish, rays and sea turtles. The luxurious Cheval Blanc Randheli resort has a contemporary yet indigenous architecture and offers guests several breathtaking sleeping options including beach villas and some impressive water villas complete with a private infinity pool gazing over the infinite turquoise horizon.
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AKA, the innovative brand of luxury extended stay accommodations, are known for providing guests with curated, life-enriching experiences while away from home. They are now offering the possibility to stay at an Airstream trailer outfitted with AKA signature comforts and luxury. The luxury mobile suite is available for a five-day California coast road trip and guests can choose to experience anything from surfing to ocean kayaking and whale watching, wine tastings, spa treatments, botanical hikes, bike paths, yoga, stargazing and canyon concerts, etc…

Rates for the AKA Mobile Suite start at approximately $6,000 for the five-day journey up the coast.
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Kandolhu is an exquisite Maldives resort located on the island of Kandolhu. The magical island features white sandy beaches and is home to one of the most pristine, colourful and lively house reef in the Maldives. At the stunning resort you can stay at one of the lavish water villas with access to the beautiful Indian Ocean at your doorstep. All villas feature local architecture with modern interiors and are equipped with the the latest in hi-tech features. The ideal retreat for honeymooners. 
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Norman Carr Safaris are know as Zambia´s original safari company, founded by Norman Carr who pioneered walking safaris, rightly described as the ultimate way to experience the African wilderness. The company offers six camps including the "wildly luxurious” Chinzombo, compromised of six villas all with own private plunge pool, cooled sleeping areas, and massive bathroom with luxurious spa amenities. Norman Carr Safaris is one of the Eco tourism safari founders and have been leading the way in responsible tourism in Zambia for over 60 years.
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Bambu Indah is a radically distinctive eco-luxury boutique hotel in Ubud, on the Indonesian island of Bali. At the unique escape you can stay at one of the magical antique Java homes comforted by the luxury and service of an intimate hotel. The resort offers upscale facilities in a gorgeous riverfront setting of rice paddies and scenic cascades, you can swim in a natural swimming pool so fresh you’ll share it with small fish, melt away with a Balinese massage, or indulge yourself with the best traditional cuisine available in Bali. The rustic, chic retreat has managed to retain the laid back atmosphere of simply going to stay with friends.
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Chicago´s latest heart racing attraction just opened at more than a thousand feet in the air of the John Hancock Center. Tilt is an eight person glass enclosure that tilts visitors forward for a unique perspective of the citys The Magnificent Mile. Visitors to Chicago will now be able to experience unsurpassable views whilst the platform slowly moves outward to an adventurous angle above the Windy City. That´s if you can stomach it. watch the video of Tilt in action.
via: Red Eye Chicago, Chicago Tribune

If you enjoy heights, check out the Ledge (also in Chicago) and the amazing Edge Walk at the CN Tower, Toronto.
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Four Seasons have announced their new ultra luxurious private jet. The customized Boeing 757 will take up to 52 guests guests around the world on bespoke journeys. The next 24-day exclusive around the world tour booked for February 2015 is almost sold out and will take guests to nine of Four Seasons Hotels spread across the world, including exotic stops at Hawaii, Bora Bora, Sydney, Bali, Thailand and India. Trip will cost $119,000 a person. You can learn more about past Around the World by Private Jet experiences on Four Seasons Magazine. watch the video
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The Beer Moth is a unique accommodation in the Scottish countryside, it lives on the Inshriach House grounds, and is one of three unusual holiday options out in the woods around the property. The Beer Moth, is a restored 1954 Commer fire Service truck converted into luxurious camping for two, and can be moved around the estate. It features a tiny kitchen, oak parquet floor, a wood-burning stove, a Victorian double bed, and a side panel that rolls up offering amazing views of the surrounding natural beauty. If you find yourself in Scotland you can book a stay on the cosy Beer Moth through Canopy & Stars.
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El Nido Resorts is a group of spectacular eco-resorts spread across El Nido in the Philippines, a destination known for its extraordinary natural splendor and ecosystem. El Nido Resorts is currently comprised of four eco-luxury Resorts, all offering genuine, local hospitality and unique and enriching experiences amidst the beautiful natural landscape. El Nido Resorts has been globally recognized for embracing nature-based guest activities, including snorkeling, scuba-diving, kayaking, hiking, and island-hopping to visit fascinating caves, emerald lagoons, and pristine white sand beaches. Lunch barbecues and romantic dinners may be arranged on private islands. Guests can also simply relax at their Water Cottages and admire the dramatic panoramic view of the limestone cliffs. Check out some amazing photos after the jump.
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Moon Shadow is a spectacular villa for rent in the beautiful island of Koh Samui, Thailand. The private luxury property is nestled on a cliff top and provides amazing indoor/outdoor tropical living, it features 4 bedrooms spread across 3 pavilions onlooking the stunning ocean view. One of the main highlights of the villa is swimming pool that extends to the ocean and into the horizon. The villa is supported by two live-in staff and a villa manager. Daily from $1,090 to $1,790.
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Lions Sands has to be one of the most magical retreats we have discovered. The game reserve is nestled on the banks of the Sabie River on the Sabi Sand Reserve in South Africa, you can choose to stay at one of their luxury lodges, or for more adventurous guests, sleep under the stars in one of their stunning one-of-a-kind treehouses. They were built for guests to experience the night, in tune with nature, they have no electricity, its just you and the great African outdoors. Staying at one of the treehouses is a truly unique experience, when the sun goes down, the tree houses are lit to provide the perfect romantic setting, and the African night sounds come alive in an awe-inspiring, multi-phonic symphony. Check out the stunning photos after the jump.
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Hotel Bikini Berlin by 25 hours, is Berlin’s newest contemporary upmarket hotel. The hotel showcases cosmopolitan Berlin and has an "urban jungle” theme, celebrating its city-meets-jungle concept with animal themes, vertical planting, hanging plants, and warm natural colors. 25hours Hotel Bikini´s highlight and "place to be” in Berlin is the Roof-top bar on the tenth floor, with breathtaking 360 degree views of the city and the zoo.
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Located in Southern California, RawHyde Adventures is a company dedicated to adventure touring on BMW GS motorcycles. The company organizes outstanding tours on a diversity of terrains and trails, from a 13-day Africa Adventure, to the Viking Run - a 15 day Adventure in Europe crossing 9 countries, to the Dakar rally! yes, you´ll actually follow the rally getting as close to the action as possible, riding more than 3500 miles in the timeframe of the rally from Peru to Chile. watch the video

4 wheels more you thing? then check out ISAK: 4x4 Defender tours in Iceland
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Wavegarden is a man-made surfing lagoon built deep in Spain´s Basque Country. Wavegarden features a patented technology, a hydrodynamic "wave foil” that runs along the bottom of the lagoon to create a swell, generating perfectly formed tubing waves that run for more than 220 m without losing power or shape. Designed with minimal environmental impact and energy output, Wavegarden generates 120 waves per hour, promising continual enjoyment for those far from the coastline. Wavegarden are looking to expand their innovative technology, this year many new Wave Gardens will be popping up all over the world, it can be applied to any size lagoon, bigger the lagoon, bigger the wave! watch the cool video
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Leobo Private Reserve features a luxury villa located in a nature reserve in the Limpopo Province in northern South Africa. The impressive villa is able to accommodate up to 26 guests, providing an opportunity to enjoy the beauty of wildlife in complete isolation from the outside world, without giving up modern amenities. Set within 12,000 acres of African wilderness, the private game reserve offers luxury accommodation, including butlers and a private chef, plus it is fantastically well equipped for fun, offering an array of activities including mountain biking, ATVs, motorcycles, riding, helicopter rides, shooting, fishing and even observation of the breathtaking night sky at the observatory tower. Yes, the house has a fully automated research-grade observatory tower!
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Glamping (glamorous camping) is a growing global phenomenon that combines camping with the luxury and amenities of a home or hotel. Paws Up Resort is the ultimate in the glamping experience, they offer all the elements of real camping, and at the same time a butler is at your beck and call! The 37,000-acre ranch features several luxury safari-style tents of impeccable rustic elegance and comfort, all with a private chef and butler that will take care of just about anything you can dream up. Located in Montana, Paws Up Resort also provides many ways to pump up the adrenaline for anyone who loves the outdoors, including rafting trips, bicycle tours, fishing, horseback riding, atv tours, hot air ballooning and many more. If camping is not your thing, the resort also offers luxury timber homes.
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Located on a rugged beach on the edge of a pine forest near the westernmost town of Tofino in Vancouver Island Canada, lies the spectacular Wickaninnish Inn. The multiple award winning retreat lets you experience nature at its wildest while enjoying the comfort of the world-class hotel. With a stunning natural setting and luxe amenities, the hotel is perfect for relaxing and recharging batteries, however if you feel like some action, the hotel offers activities such as surfing, fishing, mountain biking, hiking in the nearby Pacific Rim National Park Reserve, and even bear and whale watching excursions.
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A new attraction for thrillseekers has just opened in the French Alps. Called "Step Into the Void”, this is the tallest attraction in Europe, it is located on the peak of Aiguille du Midi(Europes highest mountain peak). The death-defying attraction consists of a glass box suspended over the yawning void, 3,395 feet above the ground. It takes visitors almost 20 minutes to get to by cable car, but if you´re brave enough to enter the cube, you´ll be rewarded with one of the most breathtaking 360° views in all of the world - of the French, Swiss and Italian Alps. via

Also check out The Edge Walk in Toronto, and The Ledge Skydeck in Chicago
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