The Luxury Collection
Escape the everyday and experience a life of luxury with BBC Select’s latest collection of documentaries. From exploring VIP vacations to celebrating celebrity lifestyle, the Luxury Collection features a range of shows that bring the lives of the rich and famous to your TV screen.
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Documentaries to watch
Hotel Secrets with Richard E Grant
A-list attraction: Behind-closed-doors secrets of the world’s most exclusive hotels.
Culinary icon Nigella Lawson brings the spirit of Italy directly into your kitchen.
The World’s Most Luxurious Holidays
Need a getaway? Discover the most exclusive holiday hotspots where the mega-rich unwind.
Joanna Lumley’s Great Cities of the World
Joanna Lumley explores Berlin, Paris and Rome
A Life In Ten Pictures: Elizabeth Taylor
The life of Elizabeth Taylor told through 10 pictures
Liberty Of London
It’s posh, pricy and pretty peculiar! But what makes this iconic London store tick?
The Super-Rich and Us
How did the super-rich become super-rich, and what effect does their wealth have on us?
Million Dollar Wedding Planner
Crazy rich weddings. A peek behind the veil of Asia’s million-dollar nuptials.
In Louboutin’s Shoes
Sole man. Inside the fashion world of footwear designer Christian Louboutin.
The Genius of Carl Faberge
Would you spend $100 million on eggs? You might if they were Faberge.
Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby
How does a hotel become extraordinary? Our food critic and chef duo meet the pioneers.
The Body Beautiful: Ancient Greeks, Good Looks and Glamour
Why were the Ancient Greeks so preoccupied with images concerning the naked human form?
Manolo: The Boy Who Made Shoes for Lizards
What drives the legendary shoe designer and self-confessed ‘cobbler’ Manolo Blahnik?
The Queen’s Palaces
What secrets lurk within the walls of Buckingham Palace and other royal residences?
A Royal Guide to…
A revealing look into some of the more peculiar protocols followed by the Royal Family.