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Dr. John & Edy Wilkinson

Maki Bara and Rob Kline are bringing fresh energy to the pioneering wellness destination founded by Dr. John and Edy Wilkinson.

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Conscious Future

Our Conscious Eye On — Harmon Guest House

Set in Healdsburg, California Harmon Guest House prides itself on being a steward of its surrounding land and community.

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Food

Island Ways

Minos Beach Art Hotel is the perfect place to explore connectedness with flora and fauna, self-sufficiency and tradition, legacy and legend.

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Conscious Future

Our Conscious Eye On — Memmo Baleeira

Memmo Baleeira proudly showcases its commitment to using natural resources efficiently, reducing energy and water usage, educating its community, and undergoing an external audit each year.

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Design

Finding Limits with Berlin Sound Artist Rampa

We chatted to the man behind the genre-defying electronic music label Keinemusik on his evolution as an artist, among other things.

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Destinations

Montenegro’s Feel-Good Island

Want some adventure but can’t give up on the luxury? Come end of summer, lovers of design, nature, wellness, and culture will be drawn to Mamula Island hotel set in a carefully restored 19th-century fort.

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Design

Celebrating the Forgotten with Vivek Vadoliya

We spotlight the British-Asian photographer and director—a firm favorite at Design Hotels—who talks to us about his upcoming book Mallakhamb, celebrating marginalized or niche communities, and more.

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Happenings

Seven Destinations for Pride 2022

Want to show your pride after a two-year hiatus? We’ve selected the wildest, biggest, and most unusual parades from around the world for you to choose from.

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Destinations

An Old Finnish Tale Told Anew

The new Runo Hotel Porvoo, just an hour’s drive from Helsinki, is a study in how to transform an historic building into a relaxed elegant contemporary space without losing its soul.

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Gina Mamidakis

She set out to promote Greek culture, the work of Cretan artists, and her homeland’s rich cultural experiences. The result is a beautiful success.

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Destinations

Five Wellness Destinations That Go Beyond the Spa

A deep breath and a reverberating ooommmm can set a lot of things right, but a change of scene and a well-thought-out wellness program can do miracles.

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Conscious Future

Our Conscious Eye On — Tribe Hotel

Just outside of Nairobi’s sprawling Karura Forest, Tribe Hotel sees us all as part of one tribe—humankind—and aims to foster both inclusivity and respect for our natural surroundings.

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Architecture

Architecture of Health: Modernism as a Tool for Healing

The idea of health and hygiene was one of key topics influencing the development of modern architecture in the 20th century. An obsession with a clean modern environment might be an inspiration for our post-pandemic life too.

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Josef Martin Walch & Natascha Walch

Once a small guesthouse, today Rote Wand Gourmet Hotel is a culinary wonder. Meet the visionaries who honored the property’s legendary, small-town past by boldly moving it onto the world stage.