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A Chef’s Culinary Chronicles — Interview With Chris Hammett

Last summer Malta was having its moment. And in time to welcome all the intrepid travelers came the new face of this sunny, culturally rich island nation—Cugó Gran Macina Grand Harbour.

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Destinations

Explore Madrid With Rising Actress Irene Escolar

Will Irene Escolar be the next Spanish actress to seduce Hollywood?

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Tobias Alter

With his Gorgeous George property in South Africa’s oldest city, Tobias Alter connects his guests to the art and design of the nation’s creatives.

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Wang Gongquan

With a rebellious spirit, investor extraordinaire and real estate tycoon Wang Gongquan draws inspiration from ancient Chinese concepts to forge a new kind of hospitality.

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Architecture

Architects Against the Grain

It’s the architects of the world who both literally and figuratively put cities on the map. It’s the buildings, roads, sidewalks, subways, and squares that facilitate the way humankind interacts with the Earth, and it’s the landmark buildings and their histories that can define a country’s identity and international importance.

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Destinations

A New Home for Catalan’s Creative Cool

An unusual limestone façade peels back to reveal the new face of Sir Victor Hotel.

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Destinations

Designing Your Road Trip Through Spain

The land of fiestas, Spain knows how to live the good life—soul-stirring destinations, a breathtaking range of culinary highlights, and relentless innovation.

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Destinations

A New Take on Victorian in Penang, Malaysia

What does modern heritage look like? Opening in October 2019, The Prestige Hotel in the heart of George Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Penang, is a modern interpretation of Victorian design layered with the art of illusion and lush local flora.

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Jeff Stober

By supporting local artists and artisans, this high-minded hotelier has transformed creative neighborhoods into global ports of call.

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Destinations

Seven Ways To Experience the Wilds of Warsaw

Who says urban escapes have to be a concrete adventure? The highly creative team behind Autor Rooms in Warsaw have created a hyperlocal and an extensive list of what you can do in the city if you’re of the green bent of mind.

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Jens Von Gierke & Michael Barry

With the shrewdness of a New York real estate guy and the cool collectedness of a Californian, this duo crafted a unique hospitality concept that immerses guests in the West Coast way of life.

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Design

Four Floral-Forward Hotels

As divisive as fashion, floral arrangement preferences tend to put people in starkly different camps: purists, like Tom Ford, who prefer one type of flower and color; hippies, who love wildflowers; classicists, of course, and more.

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The Design Diaries — Nini Andrade Silva

If you, like us, have walked into a hotel and immediately fallen in love with the interiors, music, food, or what not, and wondered about the person behind said amazing thing, then this series is for you.

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Destinations

Stylist Mary Fellowes’ Shopping Guide To London

When it comes to jet setting, stylist Mary Fellowes knows a thing or two about life on the go.