HIP Hotels Stories

Welcome to our travel-inspired edits! With our expertise and pure love for all things travel, we’ve carefully crafted an array of articles covering some HIP tips and recommendations for your next getaway, including top hangouts, the trendiest stays and must-go locations, as well as insider stories from our very own collection.

Discover // November 2020

Emerging & Underrated European Cities To Visit In 2021

Let’s be honest, the year of 2020 certainly thwarted our travel plans. As 2021 is looking a little more hopeful for our lives to begin to return to normal, we’ve put together a great selection of some of our favourite emerging cities in Europe for you to check out and put on your radar for next year.

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Top Picks // November 2020

Cosy Hotel Stays For A Winter Break

Hopefully, travelling will be back on the agenda this December—in which case, you really ought to be thinking of where to while away the frosty mornings and chilly nights.

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Top Picks // November 2020

Best Christmas Lights To See In Europe This 2020

What’s more enjoyable than being surrounded by dazzling Christmas lights during the winter months? Due to there being a lot less crowds travelling around to see the lights, take advantage of this and be sure to capture the iconic light trails that fill your city!

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Coronavirus & Mental Health: Tips To Look After Your Wellbeing

Discover // 09 Nov 2020

The Best At-Home Workouts To Try This Lockdown

Discover // 06 Nov 2020

5 Ways To Enjoy a More Eco-Friendly Bonfire Night

Discover // 02 Nov 2020

Best Autumn Walks In The UK To Try This Season

Top Picks // 30 Oct 2020

The Latest Nature Documentaries & Travel Shows To Add To Your Watchlist

Top Picks // 26 Oct 2020

How To Celebrate Halloween Safely During The Pandemic

Top Picks // 23 Oct 2020

Warming Seasonal Recipes To Try This Autumn & Winter

Discover // 19 Oct 2020

Fuel Your Wanderlust With These Top 6 Travel Books

Top Picks // 16 Oct 2020

Coronavirus: The Safest Countries To Visit This Autumn

Discover // 12 Oct 2020

UK Travel Corridors: The New Countries Exempt From Quarantine

Discover // 09 Oct 2020

Enjoy A Local Experience With These Guided Tours

Discover // 05 Oct 2020

Top Things To Do In Edinburgh This Autumn

Top Picks // 02 Oct 2020

Creative & Craft Activities To Enjoy This Autumn

Discover // 28 Sep 2020

Our Pick Of Cooking & Cocktail Masterclasses

Top Picks // 25 Sep 2020

Top Outdoor Picnics To Try This Year

Top Picks // 15 Sep 2020

Top Activities To Reconnect With The Great Outdoors

Discover // 11 Sep 2020

Kalukanda House - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 02 Sep 2020

Luxury Yoga & Meditation Retreats You Need To Try

Top Picks // 28 Aug 2020

Unleash The Wanderlust In You With Our HIP Travel App

Discover // 17 Aug 2020

Quiet Beaches To Enjoy This Summer

Discover // 11 Aug 2020

Masseria Dagilupi - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 05 Aug 2020

Things To Do In London This Summer 2020

Top Picks // 03 Aug 2020

Where To Enjoy The Most Beautiful Sunsets & Sunrises This Year

Discover // 27 Jul 2020

Top 10 Spots In Europe For Alfresco Dining

Top Picks // 20 Jul 2020

Exclusive & Secluded Properties For Your Next Holiday

Discover // 15 Jul 2020

Travel Corridors: Quarantine-Free Holidays

Discover // 13 Jul 2020

Getting To Know Post-Lockdown London

Discover // 06 Jul 2020

Long-Stay Destinations To Work Remotely

Discover // 29 Jun 2020

5 Destinations For A Summer In Europe

Top Picks // 22 Jun 2020

Antica Torre di Via Tornabuoni 1 - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 15 Jun 2020

A North American Staycation This Summer

Discover // 08 Jun 2020

Italy Staycation: Your Next Go-To Region

Discover // 01 Jun 2020

Top 5 Best UK Staycation Destinations Post-Lockdown

Top Picks // 26 May 2020

Enjoying The Summer Months Amid The Coronavirus Outbreak

Discover // 18 May 2020

Getting Through Lockdown With The HIP Hotels Collection

Discover // 11 May 2020

Alila Seminyak - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 04 May 2020

Sofa Travel: Travel The World From The Comfort Of Your Own Home

Discover // 27 Apr 2020

Top Interior Design Trends To Try At Home

Top Picks // 20 Apr 2020

Chef’s Tables & Open Kitchen Experiences We Can’t Wait To Try

Discover // 14 Apr 2020

Bringing The Outside In: Be Inspired To Incorporate Nature Into Your Home

Discover // 06 Apr 2020

CasaBurano/Venissa - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 31 Mar 2020

Stay At Home: Things To Do During Self-Isolation & Social Distancing

Discover // 27 Mar 2020

Great Mother’s Day Gifts To Enjoy This Year

Top Picks // 18 Mar 2020

Coronavirus: How To Travel Safely

Discover // 17 Mar 2020

Hotels With Beautiful Bathtubs

Discover // 13 Mar 2020

Food Tasting Experiences & Culinary Destinations To Discover

Discover // 12 Mar 2020

Hotel Petrus - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 10 Mar 2020

10 Sustainable Travel Tips To Help You Become More Environmentally Conscious

Top Picks // 09 Mar 2020

10 Luxury Interior Designers You Need To Know About

Discover // 05 Mar 2020

Cycling Holidays & Trails You Need To Try

Top Picks // 04 Mar 2020

Must-Try Vineyard Hotels & Wine Tastings

Discover // 03 Mar 2020

The Best Solo Travel Destinations

Discover // 28 Feb 2020

HIP Hotels’ Pick Of Hotels With The Best Views

Top Picks // 26 Feb 2020

Locanda al Colle - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 25 Feb 2020

The Best Places To Surf Around The World

Top Picks // 24 Feb 2020

Alternative Holiday Destinations You Have To Experience

Discover // 21 Feb 2020

Wildlife Tours & Experiences You Need To Try

Discover // 19 Feb 2020

The Best Holiday Destinations In March

Top Picks // 18 Feb 2020

The Best Low Season Destinations To Visit

Top Picks // 14 Feb 2020

5 Must Visit Slow Travel Destinations For 2020

Discover // 12 Feb 2020

El Gran Sueño - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 11 Feb 2020

Our Top Selection Of The Best Hotel Bars

Top Picks // 10 Feb 2020

5 Incredible Microtrip Destinations for 2020

Discover // 06 Feb 2020

The Best Luxury Hotels For Business Travel

Top Picks // 05 Feb 2020

Things To Do On Valentine’s Day 2020

Discover // 03 Feb 2020

Best Things To Do in Berlin

Top Picks // 31 Jan 2020

The Best City Breaks In Scandinavia This Winter

Top Picks // 29 Jan 2020

Heritage Avenida Liberdade - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 28 Jan 2020

Discover The Best Italian Dishes & Cuisines By Region

Discover // 27 Jan 2020

Things To See & Do In The Dolomites

Discover // 24 Jan 2020

How To Celebrate The Chinese New Year 2020 In London

Discover // 22 Jan 2020

Mexico Travel: The Best Places to Visit In Mexico In 2020

Discover // 20 Jan 2020

Top Vegan Dishes To Try This Veganuary

Top Picks // 17 Jan 2020

Responsible Travel: Top Sustainable Destinations To Visit In 2020

Discover // 15 Jan 2020

Blue Monday 2020: Travel Destinations To Beat The January Blues

Discover // 13 Jan 2020

La Baye des Anges - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 11 Jan 2020

Best Mocktails To Try In London This Dry January

Top Picks // 10 Jan 2020

Luxury Bed Designs For A Good Night's Sleep

Discover // 08 Jan 2020

Top Winter Festivals in Europe 2020

Top Picks // 06 Jan 2020

Top Ski Holidays for 2020

Top Picks // 03 Jan 2020

Hotel Muchele - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 19 Dec 2019

Top New Years Eve Events 2019

Top Picks // 17 Dec 2019

Best Christmas Markets In Europe

Top Picks // 12 Dec 2019

Best Christmas Menus For 2019

Top Picks // 06 Dec 2019

Tugu Hotels - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 21 Nov 2019

Cosy Hotel Stays For Your Winter Holiday 2019

Discover // 15 Nov 2019

Top 10 Winter Sun Destinations

Top Picks // 11 Nov 2019

The Siam - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 01 Nov 2019

Beautiful Hotel Libraries Around The World

Discover // 01 Nov 2019

The 6 Best Places to Celebrate this Halloween

Top Picks // 25 Oct 2019

10 Concept Rooms You Need To Stay In At Least Once

Top Picks // 18 Oct 2019

Seehof Nature Retreat - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 08 Oct 2019

We're At Condé Nast Traveller's Luxury Travel Fair 2019

Discover // 08 Oct 2019

Best Brunch Spots In London

Top Picks // 03 Oct 2019

Best Places In Europe To Visit This Autumn

Top Picks // 27 Sep 2019

6 Inspiring Art Hotels

Top Picks // 20 Sep 2019

Los Poblanos - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 17 Sep 2019

Opulent Hotel Stays

Discover // 13 Sep 2019

Architecturally Inspiring Hotels

Discover // 05 Sep 2019

Top Culinary Getaways

Top Picks // 30 Aug 2019

Pepoli 9 - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 29 Aug 2019

Top Luxury Water Sports Destinations

Top Picks // 23 Aug 2019

Exclusive Locations for Afternoon Tea

Top Picks // 15 Aug 2019

Italy's Perfect Summer Roadtrip

Discover // 09 Aug 2019

Asian Foods You Need To Try

Discover // 01 Aug 2019

Europe's Trendiest City Stays

Discover // 26 Jul 2019

Capture The Perfect Sunset

Discover // 17 Jul 2019

Top Unique Hotel Stays

Discover // 10 Jul 2019

The Serras - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 08 Jul 2019

Top Wellness Retreats

Top Picks // 26 Jun 2019

Summer Events in Europe 2019

Discover // 21 Jun 2019

Mexico's Must-Visit Beach Paradises

Discover // 15 Jun 2019

What's Your Perfect Italian Escape?

Discover // 07 Jun 2019

18 Micon Str. - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 06 Jun 2019

Top Rooftop Bars In Europe

Top Picks // 23 May 2019

Top Honeymoon Destinations

Top Picks // 20 May 2019

Our Top Canal-Side Hotels

Top Picks // 08 May 2019

Huus Gstaad - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 07 May 2019

Top Hangouts For Solo Travellers

Top Picks // 03 May 2019

The 10 Best Street Food Markets In Europe

Discover // 25 Apr 2019

Eastwest Hotel - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 23 Apr 2019

Historical Hideaways

Discover // 18 Apr 2019

Seehotel Ambach - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 11 Apr 2019

Top Eco-Friendly Hotels

Top Picks // 10 Apr 2019

The Dunstane Houses - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 08 Apr 2019

Top City Breaks In Europe

Top Picks // 03 Apr 2019

Top 10 Things To Do In London This Spring

Top Picks // 29 Mar 2019

Gal Oya Lodge - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 27 Mar 2019

Top 10 Hiking Trails Worldwide

Top Picks // 25 Mar 2019

Palazzo Segreti - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 22 Mar 2019

Must-Visit National Parks

Discover // 14 Mar 2019

Luxury Pet-Friendly Hotels

Discover // 07 Mar 2019

Casale San Pietro - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 05 Mar 2019

Top Film Locations You Can Visit

Top Picks // 28 Feb 2019

Casa Turquesa Maison D´Hôtes - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 25 Feb 2019

Casa Chameleon Las Catalinas - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 20 Feb 2019

Top Luxury Spa Breaks

Top Picks // 20 Feb 2019

Must-Go Ski Destinations Worldwide

Discover // 12 Feb 2019

Villa Spalletti Trivelli - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 08 Feb 2019

Must-Try Vegetarian & Vegan Dishes

Top Picks // 07 Feb 2019

Top Romantic Getaways In Europe

Top Picks // 01 Feb 2019

8 Beautiful Must-See Lakes In The Alps

Discover // 25 Jan 2019

A Curious Group of Hotels - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 14 Dec 2018

Masseria Susafa - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 05 Dec 2018

Casa Fantini / Lake Time - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 04 Dec 2018

Palazzina - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 04 Dec 2018

Casa Angelina - Owner's Story

Owner's Stories // 04 Dec 2018