City Hotel

When César Ritz opened Rome’s Le Grand Hotel in 1894, the Swiss hotelier introduced new levels of...
Brussels, capital of Belgium and of the European Union, should never be described as stodgy; the...
Mark Neukomm, the soft-spoken general manager of the Ritz-Carlton in Osaka, boasts that a number of...
The Tennessee Trust Bank building in downtown Memphis never looked so inviting as it did on May 1,...
After arriving by rail with trunks and suitcases—and a parade of servants carrying parcels,...
Whether referred to as the Midtown Mile or the Heart of the Arts, Atlanta’s core is undeniably in...
The 82-room Miraflores Park Hotel, located on a bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, often serves...
When in 1981 Lord Charles Forte attempted to acquire the Savoy Group, a most prestigious collection...
During winter’s aqua alta, or high-water season, Venetians forgo designer shoes and instead slosh...
Tourists to Sydney, Australia, often scale the 440-foot-tall Sydney Harbour Bridge to glimpse what...
With the completion of the Ty Warner Penthouse, set 52 stories above street level, the Four Seasons...
It may be a stretch to suggest that the course of World War II changed in the spring of 1944 when...
Like mainsails straining against a spar, the concave- and convex-walled towers of the new...
The Hotel D’Angleterre stands as Copenhagen’s, if not Scandinavia’s, finest hotel. The seven-story...
From just about any vantage point at the Oberoi Amarvilas, you are reminded of why you came to Agra...
As a center of politics and culture for six centuries, Seoul is awash in ancient palaces, royal...
The Saxon ruler Augustus II, or August the Strong, built Dresden’s Taschenbergpalais 300 years ago...
During his brief reign as emperor of Mexico in the mid-1860s, Austrian-born Maximilian I ordered...
Mexico City has a new, sleek luxury hotel: Las Alcobas , which in Spanish means “the alcoves.”...
In a city filled with sushi bars, the new Culina, Modern Italian, restaurant at the Four Seasons...
Japanese architect Paul Tange, son of architect Kenzo Tange, describes the shape of the Fairmont...
For memorabilia hunters, the auction on May 24, 2009, at Marrakech’s Palais des Congrès was a...
The Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills , which completed a $33-million renovation in...
The Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas , which opened in CityCenter in December, is a serene sanctuary...
Opened last november, the Hullett House in Hong Kong has almost as many restaurants as it does...
Amid a sea of skyscrapers on the corner of Walton and Rush streets, the 60-story Elysian hotel...
Can a sexagenarian still be an enfant terrible? French designer Philippe Starck may be 61, but, as...
The Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona, opened in November in a former bank building on the city’s main...
From the 33rd-floor helipad at the top of the St. Regis Mexico City, it is easy to overlook the...
The Peninsula Shanghai is the first new building in the city’s riverfront Bund district in more...

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