Three Perfect Days: Nicaragua

The view of Nicaragua from the window of an airplane is stunning. The slopes of cloud-frosted volcanoes run thick with rainforests. Strips of golden sand stretch along the coasts. Impossibly green islands dot mammoth lakes. At ground level, this Central American nation offers a more immediate sense of its natural…

Where money grows on trees

GREEN-FINGERED folk who invested in British forests over the past decade did better, on average, than those who planted their cash in more obvious places, such as stocks and bonds. According to the IPD UK Annual Forestry Index, a sample of 133 commercial forests in Britain, forests returned 18.4% last…

Where to go in 2015

Before you book tickets to the same old, familiar resort, consider these up-and-coming travel destinations. Easier access, more stable political climates, better infrastructure, and sometimes the sheer sparkle of new hotels and restaurants are throwing these destinations in the spotlight. Here are six emerging hot spots that experts predict will…

Lionheart Capital LLC, partners with Six Senses Hotels, Resorts Spas to develop luxury resorts and residences in Nicaragua

Ophir Sternberg, Founding Partner and CEO of Lionheart Capital LLC, developer of The Ritz-Carlton Residences Miami Beach - today announced a partnership with Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas to exclusively develop – through sustainable methods – Six Senses resorts, spas and residences properties in Nicaragua. Based in Bangkok and New…

We had a Fabulous Time

Dear Ken and Alex, It is now Tuesday evening. Marcelyn and I have just gotten back to the Camino Real Hotel. We return home this coming weekend. We wish to provide feedback from our just completed Discovery Tour. Foremost is that we both consider our trip to be a total success.…

House Hunting in … Nicaragua

A FOUR-BEDROOM CLIFFTOP HOUSE ON THE PACIFIC COAST......$1.25 MILLION Nestled into a rocky cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, this four-bedroom six-bath house is part of a gated master-planned development called Pacific Marlin, outside San Juan del Sur. The homes there are terraced into a steep headland, which is topped by…