With the holidays and family get-togethers on the horizon this month, in this edition, one of First in Service’s clients is telling us all about her family’s recent trip to Egypt and Jordan—which included three generations traveling together! Speaking of trips, sometimes the best way to enjoy a business trip is to add some fun: Our co-founder, Erika, gives us the lowdown on her recent trip to Australia, where she did just that. And, finally, with Thanksgiving just a few days away we’re sharing a few favorite recipes—from F1S offices around the world. Happy Thanksgiving from our F1S family to yours!
Saying “I love you” this Valentine’s Day just got more exciting with these luxury getaways guaranteed to send Cupid’s arrow flying.
This chic hideaway lets lovebirds customize their romance package with a special “menu” of carefully curated selections. Couples who spend five nights can indulge in offerings such as car rental, telescope and champagne for private stargazing, mixology lessons, massages, romantic beach picnic, in-room signature dinner, SUP lessons and more.
Banyan Tree Mayakoba
Riviera Maya, Mexico
This secluded retreat pulls out all the stops to keep sparks flying all weekend. Settle in to your private-pool villa with a chilled bottle of bubbly and outdoor bath surrounded by rose petals and candlelight. Gaze into each other’s eyes over a private dinner at the beach. Also included is a ritual-filled “Maya Goddess of the Moon” dinner. Keep the romance alive with a 90-minute couple’s massage and hydrotherapy session.
The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa
Spoil someone special with a weekend in Bath, the UK’s most romantic city. Thankfully, the best address in this historic Georgian town offers a totally irresistible weekend. Wake up to a full English breakfast in bed. Visit the famous Roman-built baths before retreating to the hotel’s Spa & Bath House. Then indulge in a special 6-course menu and champagne toast. You can even arrange for a horse drawn carriage or hot air balloon ride to profess your love.
Gansevoort, Meatpacking and Park Avenue
New York City
For a seductive city stay, look no further than this urban hotspots celebrating love all month long. Surprises await with an early check-in (and late check-out!), the smell of a dozen red roses, bubbles on ice and two personalized monogram pillow cases. Warm up the night with signature cocktails and a dip in the heated rooftop pools. You’ll get a “Mile High Intimacy Kit” too…just in case.