The East African country emerges from tragedy to reinvent itself as a haven for travelers seeking nature, culture, heart and soul
In the spring of 1994, I was in my final weeks of high school when nearly a million people died in one of history’s most brutal genocides, 100 days of machete and gunfire attacks as friends and neighbors turned on one another in the Hutu majority’s efforts to eradicate the ... More
The iconic Burj Al Arab Jumeirah has finally opened its most exciting feature
Marking a triumphant day in luxury innovation, Dubai’s sail-shaped Burj Al Arab Jumeirah has finally opened its highly anticipated Burj Al Arab Terrace.
The private terrace is the first in marine and off-site construction, as it was built in Finland and then transported by ship ... More
These incredible bodies of water will give your mind, body and spirit a boost
The instant calm that washes over you when you hit the beach. The adrenaline rush of falling water. The total relaxation of staring at a placid lake.
In his buzzy new book, Blue Mind, marine biologist Wallace J. Nichols investigates the hidden benefits of being in, on, under, or near H20. Mashing ... More
For a guaranteed unique experience, book a trip to the world's strangest spots complete with ironic travel oddities
Have you ever heard about that über-fancy ski resort in North Korea? Yes, you read correctly—the secretive and poverty-stricken country opened a multi-million dollar luxury ski resort in 2013, despite the fact that the population of skiers in North Korea is around .02 percent.
North Korea's Masik Pass ... More
Are you a guest from hell? A British etiquette expert shares the must-have manners for modern travelers
Being well traveled doesn't necessarily equate to being well-mannered—just ask David Morgan-Hewitt, the managing director of London’s famed The Goring hotel, a property that’s hosted everyone from Kate Moss to Kate Middleton. In his 24-year tenure at the swanky Belgravia district enclave, Morgan-Hewitt has become something of an expert on ... More
Recently opened, Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle is the first major beach resort on Sri Lanka's flourishing southern coast. Set on 42 pastoral acres and dotted with tall coconut palms, the hotel boasts 152 deluxe rooms and pool villas with personal butler service that skillfully combines native tradition and modern luxury. The expansive spa ... More