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Photography by Michal Baginski A London penthouse moors the glamorous essence of art deco transatlantic cruisers high above Hyde Park.
Set on a leafy Knightsbridge side street within a cluster of restored Victorian townhouses, the Franklin ( thefranklinlondon.com ) is British to the core. Still, the hotel’s old-school ambience does...
From the City of Light to the City of the Future, five distinguished tastemakers are making indelible impressions on the world of luxury. Here they share their penchant for high design and...
From FDR to JFK, these POTUS-approved hotels are perfect for a President’s Day weekend getaway. Former U.S. presidents have checked into each while traveling on business or vacation, adding to the...
There’s nothing quite like London in the springtime. The air is crisp, the Royal Parks are in full bloom, and the long, gray winter is finally over. Luring travelers even more this season are a host...
The private club has a long and gentlemanly history, originating in 18th-century London as a retreat for like-minded—and, by all accounts, well-heeled—men of a certain social status. Today, while the...
Whether 2016 was your best year ever or one you’d rather forget, there’s no better way to end it than with an over-the-top party. No matter where you are this New Year’s Eve—from New York City to...
On December 15, Christie’s will be auctioning art pieces provided by the Edward James Foundation as part of Christie’s Classic Week in London. The evening, titled A Surreal Legacy , will comprise 200...
Styling by Alicia Buszczak Cocktail styling by Karen Gillingham Special thanks to Gearys of Beverly Hills When the London bartender and mixologist Tony Conigliaro bottled his first Manhattan a decade...
One of our city’s oldest traditions, The Lord Mayor’s Show (which has not missed a year since 1852) marks the start of a new term for the newly appointed Lord Mayor. An annual celebration, that...
Each year, Europe’s top hotels introduce larger, more luxurious suite accommodations in an effort to one up each other and set a new standard in the industry. While luxurious finishes, amenities, and...
“I don’t see any boundaries between any of the art forms. I think they all interrelate completely.” —David Bowie A consummate creative, David Bowie helped sate his own appetite for artistic...
Sir Winston Churchill once said “My tastes are simple; I am easily satisfied with the very best.” We at Robb Report tend to agree with his sentiment. Though we rightfully revere Churchill for...
Travelers to London have long enjoyed the convenience of London City Airport (opened in 1987), which offers the closest runway to the downtown business district. Now, the airport has added a first-...
The Nineties are known for a lot of things: grunge, coffee culture, Seinfeld . But it may come as a surprise that the decade of Nirvana, Starbucks, and Monica Lewinsky was also an era of spectacular...
Some of the names to know on London’s most stylish street. Gieves & Hawkes Established: 1771 Location: No. 1 One of the world’s oldest tailoring houses. Creates the uniforms of Her Majesty’s...
London’s top tailors—and their clients—are keeping the Savile Row suit on the cutting edge. On a bright summer day on London’s distinguished Savile Row, it’s easy to notice the shift in men’s attire...
Editors' Picks: Our favorite establishments for a sip and a smoke.
For these 10 stately hotels , the term presidential suite takes on a whole new meaning. Former U.S. presidents have checked into each while traveling on business or vacation, adding to the hotels’...
These 10 exquisite hotel vistas from around the world fall nothing short of spectacular.
Previously for guests only, tea time at the Draycott Hotel now offers old-world elegance for all...
England’s iconic Admiralty Arch —a Grade I–listed historic building located in one of London’s most desirable districts—will soon be transformed into a 100-bedroom hotel. Built in 1910 as a monument...
Mondrian London launches partnership with Tate Modern for Georgia O’Keeffe exhibition...
Since its founding in 1863, London’s Arts Club ( theartsclub.co.uk ) has served as a meeting place for many of the world’s creative thinkers, from Charles Dickens (who helped form the organization)...
Some of our favorite hotels have some of the world’s best rooftop pools, surrounded by amazing views and usually a decent bar. The best rooftop pools elicit moments to enjoy from a lofty perspective...
Located on a tree-lined street in the upscale community of South Kensington, the Kensington , a Doyle Collection property, offers a taste of proper British life. Comprising four cream-colored...
A favored form of travel for Agatha Christie’s impeccable detective Hercule Poirot, Belmond’s Venice Simplon-Orient-Express continues to capture the glamour of train travel in the roaring twenties...
At the end of June, an opulent members-only club in London will launch its soft opening, followed by the full opening in July, giving globe-trotters the chance to recharge in the palatial facility...
In recent years, high-end hospitality providers have created more authentic travel experiences by incorporating elements of the surrounding environment and culture into their architecture, aesthetic...
In commercial aviation, you are either a window person or an aisle person (and nobody in their right mind is a center person). While aisle people prefer the convenience of easy escape and extra...

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