Delaire Graff Estate (+27.21.8858160, www.delaire.co.za
From the air of permanence in its great room, and the ease with which guests settle into the space’s couches and chairs, Park Ci
Talk about remote: Getting to the Six Senses Spa at Soneva Kiri (+66.3961.9800,
Taj Falaknuma Palace (+91.?40.6629.8585, www.tajhotels.c
Tucked as it is behind a tall garden wall and gate, Miami’s The Villa by Barton G.
Prince Roland Bonaparte, grandnephew of Napoléon I, built the Palais Iéna as his Parisian home in the late 19th century.
Soaring snowcapped mountains, pristine lakes, and quaint Alpine villages provide a remarkable backdrop for the Sensai Se
On the shores of Lake Pichola, Espa at the Leela Palace Kempinski Udaipur (+91.294.6701.234,
Tasmania has long attracted tourists who come to explore the island’s great outdoors.
Treatments at the Aman Spa at Amanfayun, in China’s lake district of Hangzhou, begin at the Reception House—a building that on
The new three-floor Espa spa at the Istanbul Edition hotel, designed by London-based Hirsch Bedner Associates (HBA), fuse
The Jantar Mantar Observatory in Jaipur, India, is an 18th-century sculpture garden of massive astrological instruments that are as impres
On May 3, The Ritz-Carlton will open a hotel atop the Kohn Pedersen Fox-designed International Commerce Center (ICC) in Kowloon, Hong Kong
From the ice cave in its Auriga Spa to the mattresses in its guest rooms, the new Setai Fifth Avenue is built to pamper.
Casa de Campo in the Dominican Republic has recently completed a $40 million renovation.
At Yellowstone Club—the roughly 13,600-acre private resort community in Big Sky, Mont., managed by the Discovery Land Company—th
Nguyen Thanh Trung raises his finger in the air to test the wind.
During the scorching summer months in Forte dei Marmi, children play in the fountain on the Piazza Garibaldi, where sprawling si
Located in Puglia, at the heel of Italy’s boot, Borgo Egnazia resembles a traditional Puglian village surrounded by olive groves
With its mountain climbing, paragliding, bungee jumping, river rafting, and other extreme sports, the Swiss resort town of Inter
Built by his highness Mohammed VI, King of Morocco, to be the most lavish hotel in Marrakech, the Royal Mansour opened its bronz
The first true luxury hotel to open on Italy’s Lake Como in the past century, CastaDiva Resort debuted in June in the town of Bl
The Abaco Islands are downright deserted compared with some Bahamian destinations.
The Resort: Designed to resemble an opulent Polynesian village, the St.
The Resort: A 90-minute drive northwest from Los Angeles, Ojai Valley Inn & Spa offers solace for city slickers amid
The Resort: The blue of the Indian Ocean appears even brighter against the volcanic stone walls of Bulgari Resort, a stri
The Resort: Guests of Soneva Gili quickly adapt to the "no news, no shoes" policy at this private-island retreat in the M
The Resort: "No problem" is the response to most requests made at Laucala Island.
The Resort: A fixture on the French Riviera for more than a century, the Grand-Hôtel du Cap-Ferrat sits on the tip of a t
The Resort: Black lava rock blankets the landscape for miles along the Big Island of Hawaii’s Highway 19, an