Middle East meets west

With Mediterranean views and a chic rooftop bar, Four Seasons Hotel Beirut blends European flair with Arabic opulence. Read story. 

Fine dining: Maní

At São Paulo hotspot Maní, the marriage of modern playfulness and respect for tradition proves to be a delightful culinary union. Read story.

Review: The Darling, Sydney

I checked into the Jewel Suite at Sydney’s The Darling hotel to sample a little luxury with a few surprises. Read story.

Review: Hotel Albergo, Beirut

Beirut’s Hotel Albergo is an elegant example of modern luxury meeting old-world charm, reflecting the character of a city caught in a cultural crossroad. Read story. 

Review: Raffles Istanbul

The new classic: forgo the tourist hubs for a taste of high-end tradition at Raffles Istanbul. Read story.