One&Only Offers Experts In-Residence Program

Nothing is more impressive than having a little expertise, am I right? With that said, VIP travelers will want to check out One&Only Resorts' Expert Series.

From culinary and PGA Tour Academies to artists and musicians in-residence, One&Only is offering a slew of programs to help guests usher in the New Year as an expert in something.

Under the tutelage of Reethi Rah master chefs, guests at One&Only Reethi Rah in the Maldives will learn the nuances of food presentation and cuisine. Classes are available in a range of culinary styles from around the world (think Maldivian, Chinese, Italian, Indian, Arabian, Japanese 'Washoku,' Thai or French).

One&Only Palmilla is offering a Mexican culinary school, which begins with a guided tour of the hotel's brand new herb garden. Guests pick ingredients before taking part in a demonstration led by expert chefs. To complement the class, Manual Arteaga, One&Only head sommelier, while share a pairing menu of Mexican wines and tequilas.

One&Only Cape Town is home to a tri-level wine loft with over 5,000 bottles. The hotel has recently unveiled their Wine & Dine evenings curated by Luzo Ntezo, head sommelier. Ntezo hosts small groups to dine with himself, South African celebrity chef Reuben Riffel and a chosen winemaker.

Unleash your inner Picasso at One & Only Reethi Rah with Australian artist Christopher Hogan. Between February and April 2012, guests will enjoy private art instruction while relaxing beachside.

Musicians-to-be can hone their skills at One&Only Palmilla, with Mexican musician Antonio Zepeda. Using pre-Columbian instruments such as ocarinas and conch shells, Zepeda teaches guests how to harness the physical benefits of sound.

For more expert opportunities visit www.oneandonlyresorts.com.

Read more on

Suggested Articles

The Oberoi Group's first foray in Morocco, this highly anticipated hotel is situated on a 28-acre garden estate with views of the Atlas mountains.

The third property in the Evok portfolio has a sought-after location in the Marais district. Here's an inside look.

Throw a party on the landscaped terrace or host a movie night in the sound-proofed entertainment room at this palatial new pad. Here's an inside look.