After opening in December 2007, the Coburg Bar at London’s Connaught hotel quickly became one of the most popular watering holes in Mayfair.
Patrizio Cipollini, general manager of the new Four Seasons Hotel Firenze in Italy, has been hearing the same question since he first visited the property’s site in 2001.
In many African countries, Land Rovers filled with tourists are more common sights than lions and giraffes.
The new IW Club (www.indianwellsgolfresort.com)—a $30 million, 53,000-square-foot, two-story clubhouse at the In
The Mandarin Oriental Riviera Maya (www.mandarinoriental.com) will take you to new depths—maybe even to the underworl
Owners of the 10 new Resort at Paws Up Wilderness Estates (www.pawsup.com) in Greenough, Mont., can navigate the 37,000-acre p
Freelance journalist James Sturz has written for more than 60 magazines and newspapers, and he has authored a novel set in Italy.
Whenever I build a new home, I try to respect the indigenous architecture of the place and its natural surroundings," says Italian fashion grand master Giorgio Armani, who is taking a similar appr
Though unsure of my exact altitude, I am certain—based on my surroundings and shortness of breath—that I am nowhere near sea level.
An angry dwarf, spurned by three flirty sisters, steals their treasure and gives up love forever in order to create an all-powerful piece of jewelry—the Ring of the Nibelung.
St. Kitts is known more for its natural beauty than for its hotels and resorts—which, for LeGrand Elebash, is precisely what makes the Caribbean island so appealing.
In a mining project in Napa County’s Pope Valley struck pay dirt of another kind: a natural hot spring.
Long before a certain slice of Central American beach was discovered by Columbus and dubbed Costa Rica, that same verdant expanse served as a haven for birds, monkeys, and orchids.
Before it closed in 1987, Marineland of the Pacific was arguably the world’s most scenic theme park.
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 York City.
My authentic moor mud massage did not begin as I envisioned it would.
Golf may not be the most obvious reason to visit Tuscany, but these resorts and courses make it worth the effort to pack your clubs when traveling to the region.
Having arrived after-hours at Marataba, a Hunter Hotels game reserve that borders South Africa’s Marakele National Park, I waited outside the locked, electrified gates for a staff member to meet m
A 2005 fire destroyed the circa-1882 Lake Placid Lodge (www.lakeplacidlodge.com), but the Adirondack Mountains landmar