To celebrate the 30th anniversary of Academy Award-winning film Out of Africa, Finch Hattons—a luxury tented camp in Tsavo West National Park, Kenya—and Sir Richard Branson’s Mahali Mzuri camp in the world-famous Masai Mara Game Reserve have organized a specially tailored flying safari package called “I Had a ... More
The English countryside is home to Roman baths, roaring fires, and…haunted houses?
This is a story about magic—or medieval medicine, which is basically the same thing.
Bath, England—an hour outside of London by train—is home to the only natural hot springs in Britain. The Romans invaded these parts some 2,000 years ago and declared it a Holy place. How else to ... More
Step inside the most sought-after room at one of Switzerland’s chicest ski resorts
The tony ski town of St. Moritz is home to a number of five-star accommodations, but there’s a reason why well-heeled guests have been loyally frequenting The Carlton Hotel for more than 100 years. Beyond the hotel’s remarkable location (it has views of St. Mortiz Lake and More
There's no need to wait for beach weather to hit the beach. For these summer destinations, winter's just an excuse for a different, cozier sort of party
Portsmouth, New HampshireAn hour north of Boston, Portsmouth has gotten increasingly New England-cosmopolitan in its food, lodgings, and shops. Check into the Ale House Inn, perhaps timed to chuck snow at some Yankees during the town’s annual Snowball Fight on March 17 (pending snow, of course). Browse shops like More
Nude resorts are no longer solely for naturists (or your "just curious" Uncle Bob). With clothing-optional luxury lodgings popping up all over the world, people who’d usually pack a suitcase full of Vilebrequins and Trina Turks are being tempted to travel a little more lightly.
The following adults-only resorts ... More
Rowdy bars comingle with supermodel-approved haunts in this complete guide
There are few things more rewarding than a crisp beer or a glass of hot glühwein after a long day on the slopes—because we all know that going on a ski vacation isn’t just about the skiing, it’s also about the aprés-ski scene. And the Swiss certainly have ... More
How a struggling opera singer transferred her creative vision from the stage to terra firma and built a botanical wonderland
As an opera singer, Ganna Walska was probably best known for being a flop. During one memorable performance in Havana, the Polish-born beauty was reportedly pelted with rotting vegetables, and upon the occasion of her lead in a 1925 Puccini production in New York, the Times headlined a ... More