Tamara Lohan knows a thing or two about luxury hospitality. In 2002, the London-based entrepreneur co-founded Mr & Mrs Smith
, a boutique hotel booking service and collection, with her husband James. Following a trip that fell short of their expectations, the couple decided to dedicate their careers to finding the must-see destinations, the best places to stay, and how to truly experience a new place. The Lohans and their team have reviewed thousands of hotels around the world making the site a go-to travel resource.
What makes a hotel stand out for a jet-setter like Lohan? A memorable welcome, for one. From seaplane taxis to whitewater rafting, here she details the eight most over-the-top arrival moments she has experienced.