Although the ship Alila Purnama (www.alilahotels.com) launched only two months ago, the tales from her
Six years of research, development, and prototyping have resulted in the Stealth-X, a carbon-fiber snow sled from New Zealand’s Snolo (
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In honor of its centenary in 2012, San Sebastián’s Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, closed last February to undergo a $25 million update led by the London-based design fi
For its inaugural property in Europe, the Hong Kong–based Peninsula Hotels has taken on a century-old Beaux-Arts building located steps from the Champs-Élysées and the Arc de Triomphe in
In 19th-century Vienna, anybody who was anybody lived near Hofburg palace, the Habsburg family’s royal residence on the Austrian capital’s Ringstrasse.
In the 1950s, a group of prominent Texans acquired an idyllic stretch of coast near Jamaica’s northwest corner, about 12 miles from Montego Bay.
If Henry Darger had rented from a different landlord, his life’s work would likely have ended up in the trash.
It is an axiom of collecting that when an artist dies, the value of his or her work increases.
When JetSuite began operating three years ago, it offered economically priced short charter flights in the entry-level, four-passenger Embraer Phenom 100.
Thanks largely to poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Paul Revere is associated foremost with his midnight ride on the eve of the American Revolution.
For more than 30 years, the Manhattan-based architect Peter Marino (212.752.5444, www.petermarinoarchitect.com) has been
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In the cellar and in his life, Richard Geoffroy manages to blend contrasts and contradictions into graceful unities.
The new Four Seasons Hotel Guangzhou gives new meaning to the term high design.
In November, the Italian kitchen manufacturer Minotti Cucine was preparing to celebrate the grand opening of its first New York City showroom, which is housed in a stylishly renovated fo
After the most recent launch of a Hodgdon Custom Tender (www.hodgdonyachts.com), the secret is out about Maine’s 200-year-old b