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By Stacy Small | A curated look at what's hot, hip & hapening in luxury travel.

Revealed: top spots to enjoy health, wealth and happiness

Want a happy time at work and home, a great social life and enough money to live well? A new global survey should help you find the right country …

InterNations, the networking group for expats with branches around the world, has released the results of its latest annual survey. The organisation …

Happiness

Coming Soon: Five Hotel Brands About to Make a Splash

This affordable micro-hotel—debuting with 325 rooms in New York this winter—will have space-efficient features like flip-down desks and flexible pegboard closets.

Hilton’s four-star chain will focus on the neighborhood experience—think microbrew tastings and access to trendy fitness studios—in …

Hotels

New Luxury Hotel Planned for Versailles

Imagine opening your hotel room window to gaze upon the lavish grounds and famous palace of Versailles after spending a night on the estate …

Hotels

Long Layover? More Like Mini Vacation!

Long layovers can be a real drag, but they certainly don't need to ruin the trip. Venturing out of the airport can add leaps and bounds of enjoyment to your travels, and it's pretty easy to keep the cost down on your hiatus from the terminal. Just make sure you plan ahead and pack whatever you may …

U.S. Travel

Italy’s Most Beautiful Beaches

Thought Capri was nice? You ain’t seen nothing yet. From Sicily to Liguria, we handpicked 12 of Italy’s most stunning beaches. You’re welcome.

Italy

The Best London Bars as Chosen by Bartenders

London is one of the world’s best drinking cities, but that begs the question: Which of its multitude of pubs and bars is really worth your time? Two …

England

The much awaited Mandarin Oriental Milan opens doors

Set within four elegant redeveloped 18th century buildings, in via Andegari, the Mandarin Oriental Milan is just a few steps away from…Continue …

How Hotels and Airports Cater to the 21st Century Business Traveler

Skift Take: The needs of the modern business traveler are changing. As efficiency and healthy living have become top priorities, travel brands would …

21st Century

25 Ultimate Things to Do in Rome

It may be a cliché, but there’s no better advice for visitors to the Eternal City than the old adage, “When in Rome, do as the Romans do.” This is where la dolce vita originated, after all. Of course, after more than 2,000 years in existence, there’s enough to explore to keep you busy for years, …

Rome

Tel Aviv’s Best New Boutique Hotels

The city’s new boutique hotels blend historical elements with modern design and amenities.

Nicknamed “the City that Never Sleeps,” Tel Aviv is well known for its vibrant nightlife, booming technology industry, and stunning coastal setting. But it’s also gaining renown for innovative contemporary …

Hotels

20 stunning tennis courts to play in your lifetime

While people like to argue about grass versus clay versus hard courts, everyone can agree that the surface becomes secondary when the courts are this scenic.

We found the most beautiful tennis courts in the world that are open to the public.

Every tennis player should add these 20 courts to their …

Tennis

The hidden hotel freebies you could be missing out on

• At London's Wellesley hotel, guests can be driven around in a Rolls-Royce• 
Four Seasons guests get free sunscreen and Evian spritzes by the pool
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At W

Luxury Lifestyle

6 Outstanding International Business-Class Experiences

On a three-class service aircraft, everyone dreams of those coveted first-class seats. But when business class is the only option for upgrading, the prices are generally more attainable, but the service is just as good. For international airlines that only offer a two-class service, most try to …

Business Class

5 Reasons to Visit Victoria Now

Home to beautiful gardens and perfectly restored nineteenth-century architecture, Victoria has long been known for its charm, but today there’s so much more than just its aesthetic appeal to enjoy. The city now possesses a dynamic energy thanks to its status as a thriving technology hub, one that …

Beer

20 Ultimate Things to Do in Hong Kong

“A New York minute is a Hong Kong second” is a saying you’ll hear from expats who live in this thrilling, idiosyncratic city of 7 million residents, and it’s not hard to see why. Hong Kong teems with energy from the moment you arrive, and it never lets up. Shopping is on the list, as are dim sum, …

Hong Kong

The 6 Most Important Cruise Ships Launched in 2015

Some 23 million travelers are expected to take a cruise in 2015, according to the Cruise Lines International Association—and in turn, there are …

Africa

Pets Will Stay in Luxury at New JFK Terminal

Jet-setting stallions and high-flying hounds at New York’s Kennedy Airport can look forward to a new luxury terminal that will handle the more than …

Luxury

The Recently Renovated Dromoland Castle in Ireland Is Fit for Royalty

The Irish castle unveiled a complete remodel of all 28 guestrooms in the Queen Anne wing...

The updated Southern California resort features plush new …

Luxury Lifestyle

Carlisle Bay, Antigua, Adds New Suites and Services

Located in a secluded cove on Antigua’s southern coast, Carlisle Bay, Antigua boasts gorgeous views of the Caribbean Sea and the island’s verdant …

Luxury Lifestyle

A Faux Fireplace Makes Private Jet Travel Even Cozier

Nothing creates a cozy environment quite as well as a roaring fireplace, so the German aviation company Lufthansa Technik has produced a concept for …

Aviation

Stuck Waiting for Your Flight? Go for a Spin in a Porsche

Layovers have long been the bane of jet-setters’ existence, but Lufthansa has finally figured out how to solve the insufferable problem. The German …

Porsche

The World’s 10 Most Incredible Island Resorts [SLIDESHOW]

• Compiled by Rebekah Bell
With sugary white beaches, lush jungles, and cobalt-blue water, island destinations take the concept of getting away from it …

European Travel

Zurich’s Dolder Grand Hotel to Host a Food Festival for the Ages

Multiple Michelin-starred chefs and wines from Domaine de la Romanée-Conti will be in attendance…

The restaurant features locally sourced menu items …

Food

The Four Seasons Hotel Seattle Opens a New Tavern with Cityscape Views

Few restaurateurs have made as refined an imprint on New York’s dining scene as Drew Nieporent. In...

Part of a larger renovation at the hotel, the …

Seattle

Maui’s Play for P.I.N.K. Charity Event to Raise Money for Breast Cancer Research

This fall, guests at Montage Kapalua Bay in Maui, Hawaii—a Robb Report 2015 Best of the Best selection—will have the chance to play for a cure at the …

Luxury Lifestyle

Here are the 11 most luxurious suites in Europe according to Robb Report

Renowned luxury publication Robb Report has curated a list of the most luxurious suites in Europe alone. These fabulous living arrangements …

Robb Report tips hat to the tops among hotels, spas, villas and golf courses

If you will settle for nothing but the finest, here are four places, chosen by the Robb Report as tops in their class, to add to your list.

The June issue of the magazine is devoted to its annual "Best of the Best" awards. In the “Journeys” section, editors and writers chose first-place honorees in …

Hotels

Chef Ethan Stowell's Guide to Seattle

James Beard–nominated chef and restaurateur Ethan Stowell—owner of 10 Seattle restaurants, including the newly-opened Goldfinch Tavern at the Four …

Seattle

Where to Eat in Miami Right Now

From “farm-to-table” Floridian cuisine with locally sourced ingredients to seafood-focused raw bars and grills, local and award-winning chefs are …

Restaurant