ALISON STEIN WELLNER

Collectibles: Sin City’s Secret Virtue

Rare-book collectors have made the wood-paneled galleries of Bauman Rare Books in Philadelphia and New York their preferred destinations for decades. Bauman now offers these collectors a new destination in an unlikely place: Las Vegas. Bauman’s latest gallery opened in February 2008 at the Shoppes at the Palazzo, alongside such retailers as Fendi, Guerlain, and […]

Grand Openings: Rising Sun

The Pamushana safari lodge in southeastern Zimbabwe has been one of Africa’s best lookouts for spotting big game since the camp opened in 1998. Now, Pamushana—which means “place of sunshine” in the local Shangaan language—shines from the inside as well, thanks to a yearlong renovation led by the South Africa–based safari-lodge operator Singita. Situated on […]