The Opposite House opened in Beijing last August as the first property from the new Swire Hotels group.
Portland, Ore., is a walker’s paradise, and the new Nines hotel serves as an ideal base for exploring the city by foot.
For more than a century, Fort Baker guarded the northern peninsula at the entrance to San Francisco Bay.
Swimming Pool: Hôtel du Cap Eden-Roc
Michael Mina’s new XIV restaurant fits right in amid the trendy nightclubs and bars on the Sunset Strip, with a Philippe Star
The city that never sleeps now offers several alternative means of rest and recuperation, thanks to new spas at three of Manh
Morgans Hotel Group’s Sunset Strip property just got stranger—and better.
Allied bombing raids during World War II nearly destroyed the city of Dresden in eastern Germany, but the town’s center has been restored
It was 3 am in Moscow, and dawn was a lipstick streak across the horizon as our limo arrived at a drab, warehouselike structure in an outl
Robert de Niro oversaw nearly every detail of the new hotel he co-owns near the Hudson River in Manhattan, from the tiles (made by a singl
After opening in December 2007, the Coburg Bar at London’s Connaught hotel quickly became one of the most popular watering holes in Mayfai
Whenever I build a new home, I try to respect the indigenous architecture of the place and its natural surroundings," says Italian fashion
The idea for a rotating skyscraper came to architect David Fisher one evening while he enjoyed the sunset from a high-rise building in New
Visitors arrive at the Peninsula Tokyo (+81.3.6270.2888, www.penin
From the guest rooms at the Ritz-Carlton, Moscow, visitors can gaze across Red Square to the Kremlin, the city’s iconic onion domes, and o
This year marks the 20th anniversary of the opening of Amanpuri, the Phuket hideaway that eventually became the flagship of Amanresorts.
Adrian Zecha, founder and chairman of the Singapore-based Amanresorts group, may be the world’s most successful creator of playgrounds for
Shortly after the end of World War II, while leading the occupation forces in Japan, General Douglas MacArthur rebuffed U.S.
As they migrate between Africa and northern Europe each spring and fall, flocks of flamingos stop to rest at a natural lake on the golf co
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Like mainsails strainingagainst a spar, the concave- and convex-walled towers of the new InterContinental Boston appear to billow over the
Few hotels better representrecent social, political, cultural, and economic changes than the Ritz-Carlton, Moscow, which opened in July wi
The promotional literature provided in the villas at the Mansion at MGM Grand mentions the property’s "legendary wishing well." The text f
The abundance of rankings and ratings systems available to travelers can serve more to confuse than to inform.
During winter’s aqua alta, or high-water season, Venetians forgo designer shoes and instead slosh around their city in rubber boo
Just beyond the walls of the Ritz-Carlton in New Orleans, Bourbon Street, the St.
Once while visiting Bombay, George Bernard Shaw was asked if he wanted to travel to Agra to see the Taj Mahal.