Aboard Oceania Cruises’ Riviera, guests can savor three rare vintages paired with six courses for a superb epicurean adventure
Aboard Oceania’s Riviera, one word sums up the overall experience: decadent. The most common complaint from cruise travelers is the lack of quality in terms of food, beverage, and design. Oceania has made it their mission to rectify those problems and create a truly unique voyage, starting ... More
Visit these luxe hotels, decadent spas, and Michelin-starred restaurants across the Northern California map
It’s hard to pinpoint exactly what makes Napa Valley so magical, because it’s the combination of its many charms that makes it what it is. Whatever is so enchanting about the area, no series of fires or devastation has been able to ruin it—and the valley has proved it by ... More
The ultimate oasis in the heart of one of New York City’s busiest intersections.
Times Square draws over 50 million visitors per year. It’s the classic “city that never sleeps” mantra epitomized with its bright, ceaseless lights illuminating the way for both tourists and locals around the clock. As a longtime New Yorker, there’s nothing great that happens there–it’s generally a place to steer ... More
There is nothing as luxurious as being greeted after a long-haul flight with a welcoming glass of bubbly. It’s the ideal way to start a vacation, and the bubbly allows you to easily slip into a relaxed holiday mindset with just the right amount of tipsy. This sounds entirely ... More
Be sure to visit this chic Houston property, and its superb restaurant created by a Top Chef Masters winner
A new hotel is looking to make its mark this summer. Serving as the hospitality anchor to the Allen Center, the C. Baldwin will debut downtown with surely as much gravitas as its namesake, the “Mother of Houston” herself, Charlotte Baldwin Allen. Featuring more than 350 luxuriously ... More
The daughter of hotelier André Balazs and CEO Katie Ford takes us on a tour of her top hotels and experiences
I grew up traveling with my mother and my father, who both had their own growing businesses. My mother was CEO of Ford Models, and my father started The Mercer and The Standard hotels and has operated the Chateau Marmont as long as I’ve been alive. My mom ... More
Restaurateurs from the United Kingdom are flocking stateside to open new restaurants
Decades ago, Britain—and London in particular—wasn’t known as a foodie destination. But over the past 10 years, things have changed on the U.K. food scene. Now, New York City is the beneficiary of this culinary evolution, excitement, and recent global expansion.
This year, four British imports between Midtown and downtown Manhattan ... More
Experience the rich artistry at this cultural celebration until November 24
None wanted to travel overnight to somewhere incomparable, to a fantastic mutation of normal reality, where did one go? Why, the answer was obvious.” —Thomas Mann, Death in Venice
Perhaps it’s the light. Reflecting everywhere in shimmering, stippled brilliance off the cerulean blue of canals, lagoons, and occasional open expanses of ... More
Floating villas with 360-degree views could be the future of housing
If Arkup’s new $5.9 million avant-garde “livable yacht” is any indication, luxury floating villas may someday replace waterfront condos as the way to savor incredible marine views with nary a concern for sea rise.
The first off-grid floating villa—a 75-foot-long, two-story, next-generation houseboat—combines the features of a yacht ... More
A long weekend in this cultural hotspot will be spent with the best shopping, art, nature, food, and more
Hong Kong, a vibrant oasis with a yearlong subtropical climate, is a major port, financial hub, and global hotspot resting on the South China Sea. A cityscape dotted with towering skyscrapers and grassy mountain peaks, there are a number of restaurants, shops, and adventures to be had in ... More