Commissioned to build a five-star hotel in Marrakech, American architect Stuart Church was presented with a 124-acre site in the Palmeraie district, 10 minutes outside the Old City.
The city of Venice may be sinking into the Adriatic Sea, but it is doing so in style.
Photographs hanging in Presidential Bungalow No. 24 show a T-shaped building abutting acres of Southern California farmland.
At nearly 3,000 acres, Laucala Island is by far the largest private island featured in these pages.
Villa La Cassinella is technically not a private island. In fact, the 18th-century estate is not even on an island—it is perched on a secluded peninsula in Italy’s Lake Como.
The Hilot therapy at the Aman Spa at Amanpulo, a 40-villa private-island resort in the Philippines, begins in a hearty bath of guava, calamondin leaves, ginger slices, and lemongrass.