Not far from Vumbura Plains, a posh safari camp in Botswana’s Okavango Delta, Grant Harris is wheeling his Land Rover through a herd of a
On a bluff overlooking Bali’s rugged Bukit peninsula, a chorus of men in black-and-white-check sarongs sit in a circle and chant in unison
Many golfers have surveyed the glacial pace of play ahead of them and fantasized about building their own courses.
After opening their 58-room Lodge at Woodloch in the Poconos town of Hawley, Pa., last summer, Ginny and John Lopis reminisced about the f
While cleaning out her garage in Murrieta, Calif., last winter, Veva Haacke discovered a leather case containing century-old relics from t
London’s May Fair Hotel (www.radissonedwardian.com) no lo
A 1920s-era brochure for the Broadmoor shows an image of the then-new resort’s circular driveway, white facade, and vine-draped loggia, ac
Our goal is to stamp every sport on our “passports,” the passes we procure at Lake Placid’s Whiteface Lodge that gain you entry to all the
A golf makeover for four that begins with a custom club fitting at the Ely Callaway Performance Center in Carlsbad, Calif.
Perpetual care of the 550 endangered American elms that line the entire east side of New York City’s Central Park, along Fifth Avenue.
A 20-day trip for seven to play 10 Scottish and Irish golf courses of your choice.
Beginning in the early 1960s, as the Aga Khan developed Porto Cervo, his reach extended along Costa Smeralda, where he built several hotel
The 30-mile stretch between the firths of Forth and Tay in eastern Scotland is hallowed ground for golfers.
I first saw the Dalat Palace Golf Club in 1994, when my newlywed Vietnamese wife and I cycled past a long string of peasants in conical ha
Amanresorts was among the first luxury brands to establish accommodations on Turks and Caicos, the British West Indies islands on the Baha
Horst Schulze's career, which he began as a bellboy in his native Germany at the age of 14, could have culminated triumphantly when he rei
A third queen soon will reign over the seas.
Every afternoon, live chamber music and the scents of jasmine and Darjeeling drift through the grand lobby of the Peninsula Hong K
Irish history is inextricably intertwined with the British, and the Merrion hotel’s pedigree is no exception.
The members of black sabbath are better known for trashing hotel rooms than for decorating them, but in the Sorrento Hotel’s
When the Frank Gehry—designed Guggenheim Museum opened in Bilbao in 1997, this industrial hub in northern Spain suddenly became an interna
In the 1930s, white-gowned Southern belles made their debuts into society by descending into the Jefferson Hotel’s rotunda while suspended
Weird does not typically top the list of attributes one seeks in an urban hotel–unless, of course, one is heading to the capital of Texas.
The neighborly relationship between Claridge’s and Buckingham Palace dates to at least 1860, when Queen Victoria and Prince Albert visited
Atop a nameless mountain in western British Columbia, surrounded by a cloud and struggling to keep my balance in knee-deep snow, I inspect
As morning breaks, the blast from an avalanche-control charge serves as reveille. A few minutes pass, and then boom!
Keeping the Faith