Destinations

Natural Luxury: 1 Hotel San Francisco

One of a handful of 1 Hotels worldwide, the San Francisco locale is a beautiful example of the brand’s environmental ethos: that those who travel the world should also care about it.…

Wines for Summer at Yountville’s Goosecross Cellars

Yountville, Calif. — Transition spring into summer Napa style at Goosecross, an intimate, boutique winery overlooking lovely estate vines and the Mayacamas Mountains beyond. Since all of the wines are distributed direct…

Dawn Ranch

Don’t miss this hidden gem in the heart of Sonoma County, with warm hospitality, idyllic surroundings, and unforgettable chipas.

Le Royal Monceau – Raffles Paris: Your Parisian Pied-à-Terre

Imagine your own Parisian apartment—a stylish pied-à-terre in the chic 8th arrondissement, surrounded by some of the city’s most enviable addresses. The more-than-desirable location is one of the poshest places in Paris…

How AmaWaterways Made a River Cruise Fan of Me

If five years ago anyone had suggested I’d become a fan of river cruising, I’d have scoffed. In my naivete, I imagined cruising to be for a different sort; an unadventurous sort…

Amazing Asia

From Hong Kong to Singapore and beyond, here are the places to stay and play in Asia HONG KONG REGENT HONG KONG: The Regent Hong Kong, a former icon in Kowloon, has…

La Fantaisie Paris is Exactly That

The canary yellow bistro tables that line the entry of La Fantaisie Paris boutique hotel are a sunny harbinger of what’s inside—a beautiful, garden-themed fever dream, where color is queen, and whimsy…

Redefining Luxury Travel

It’s all in the details. In the realm of luxury travel where every journey is an exploration of opulence and exclusivity, Magma Global emerges as a beacon of sophistication and personalized service.…

AMERICAN SPLENDOR

It’s time to check in to these haute new American luxury hotels. RAFFLES BOSTON Luxury brand Raffles has come to play in the States in a big way, opening its first North…

Luxury Travel with Purpose: Do It Your Way 

Regent Seven Seas Cruises: Gardens by the Bay, Singapore As Frank Sinatra put it, “I traveled each and every highway, and more much more than this, I did it my way.” If…

Tasca D'Almerita's Capofaro on Salina Island.

Italy’s Island Wines: Sunkissed Whites to Sip This Summer

Beyond Sardinia’s Vermentino and Pantelleria’s Passito, there are many little-known island wines to explore. Mother Nature has graced these islands with breathtaking panoramas and rare wines that are lively, summery, and highly quaffable.

Domaine Carneros Napa Valley, Photo Credit Domaine Carneros

The French Connection: “Champagne” Houses in America

Decades ago, French Champagne experts brought their skills to California wine country, expanding their production to include sparkling wine made on American terroir. By doing so, they increased their visibility and made their wines more widely available in the robust U.S. market. In a way, they invented an American version of Champagne.

Romantic & Rural

THE PIG is laidback luxury in the South of England Just 20 minutes from the Bath Spa railway station, our driver turned into the grounds of the secluded Georgian manor house. If…

Life is Good at Sonoma’s MacArthur Place Hotel & Spa

Historic MacArthur Place has witnessed a few transformations over the years. Current changes, both big and small, place the bucolic resort in the highest hospitality echelon. Formerly a prestigious 19th century estate,…

10 Reasons to Make Four Seasons Hotel Houston Your Next Getaway

As Houston’s downtown destination, Four Seasons Hotel Houston offers much more than haute overnight accommodations. With luxe amenities and a robust calendar of unique events and activations, the five star hotel serves…

Carmel Valley’s Hidden Gem: Quail Lodge

A Carmel Valley mainstay for nearly 60 years, Quail Lodge is perhaps this bucolic region’s best kept secret. Nestled at the foot of the Santa Lucia Mountains, the resort sometimes takes a…

A Love Letter to San Francisco: The Jay Hotel

Though not entirely evident to the casual observer, San Francisco’s newest luxury hotel is a decadent and inspired homage to some of the city’s most iconic yet under-the-radar creatives. Close inspection within…