InterContinental Hotels and Resorts

Front Runners November 2015: Inside Jobs

Furthering the evolution of the classic concierge desk, top hospitality brands have been introducing intricate experiences that take guests deeper into the hearts of their locations. In June, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts launched F-Scapes (, a collection of culinary, cultural, and outdoor offerings that range from ice fishing at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler in British […]

Center Stage

A recent influx of high-profile resorts has only refined the low-key appeal of Vietnam’s central coast.   The sharply cresting wave would not look so daunting if I were sitting in a boat. But I am not. Instead, I am shooting the surf of the very choppy East Sea, off the central coast of Vietnam, in […]

Sneak Peek: InterContinental Davos, Switzerland

Davos, Switzerland’s new mascot—the egg-shaped, golden InterContinental—is out of this world. Why Go:Among Swiss Alpine towns, Davos earns the gold medal for largest resort and highest city—it is the highest city in Europe, in fact, and it hosted the 2014 World Economic Forum. There are 58 ski lifts among its well-maintained pistes, known for having […]

Sneak Peek: Hotel Indigo Hong Kong Island

The Hotel Indigo Hong Kong Island opened in May with 138 rooms (from about $260 per night), including six suites, with floor-to-ceiling windows that look out over the city’s historic buildings on Queen’s Road East. The rooftop is home to Skybar and a glass-bottom infinity swimming pool; inside are a 24-hour gym, a library, and […]

InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort

The Intercontinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort opened in June on central Vietnam’s lush Son Tra Peninsula, not far from the former R&R facility (nicknamed I&I, for Intoxication & Intercourse) that housed U.S. troops during the Vietnam War. In recent years, this idyllic stretch on the South China Sea has become a hotbed for beach resorts, […]

Sneak Peek: InterContinental Moscow Tverskaya, Russia

Centrally located near the Kremlin and Red Square, the InterContinental Moscow Tverskaya opened this month with 203 rooms (from $850 per night), including three penthouse suites (price upon request), along with 10 meeting rooms. Other hotel features include a traditional Russian restaurant overlooking the city and a historic ballroom for private dining and events. A […]

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