Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North, Scottsdale, Ariz.
More than a dozen years after it debuted, &Beyond Sossusvlei Desert Lodge remains a lone oasis in the stark and hauntingly beautiful landscape of Namibia’s private 445,000-acre NamibRand Natur
Though inhabited for thousands of years by nomadic Bedouin tribes, Abu Dhabi’s Empty Quarter is one of Earth’s hottest, driest, and least hospitable environments.
Six years ago, Leslie Schlesinger, the high-energy perfectionist from Tiburon, California, embarked on a room-by-room renovation of Palm Beach's Brazilian Court Hotel, a 1920s-era property, after
Intercontinental’s first resort in the United States brings a bit of Andalusia to the Arizona desert.
The Inn of the Anasazi offers a distinctly New Mexican blend of Native American and New Age motifs.
Behind its ornate gate, Kasbah Tamadot is a 19th-century pastiche of rose gardens, splashing fountains, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, rooftop terraces, and hidden, curtained alcoves.
Mombo’s exceptional game viewing owes to the park’s location: near the tip of Chief’s Island, close to the crossroads of the lush Okavango Delta and the arid Kalahari Desert.
The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain had already hosted a PGA Tour event by the time the resort opened in December.
After a three-year, $180 million renovation, Marrakech’s La Mamounia has finally swung open its ornate, heavily mosaicked doors to reveal a hotel that, despite dating to 1923, is almost entirely n
Following the death of United Arab Emirates founder Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan in 2004, his sons decided to convert Sir Bani Yas, an island where the family owned a palace, into a world-cla
It has not rained in the Valle de la Luna for two years, and the dusty red landscape looks otherworldly as Rosa Ramos, a guide for the Awasi hotel in San Pedro de Atacama, leads me up a sandy incl
Each time the king pauses for a breath, the man next to him says “jhoom” in a voice that could make Barry White sound like a soprano.
Hell’s Gate National Park,
despite its name, is one of Kenya’s more welcoming destinations. Indeed, you can roam areas of the wildlife reserve’s 26
A river would run through Wadi Darbat, if there were any rivers in Oman.
Instead, the wadi is an arid basin, where Ali, my guide, brings his bright blue
The jagged spine of Camelback Mountain rises high above the desert floor, an unfailing navigational guide through the tangled Phoenix freeway system.
From the street, Estrella looks like one of those nondescript apartment buildings that dotted the Los Angeles landscape during the 1960s.
It’s hard to imagine a location in the continental United States more remote than Lajitas, Texas. The nearest commercial airport is almost 300 miles away.