The best new boutique hotels in New Orleans

Louisiana’s legendary city is now pairing its reputation for partying with a sideline in chic, upmarket boutiques that double down on character and history — from a rejuvenated convent in the Marigny to a renovated warehouse in the French Quarter.

The Hotel Awards: 39 of the world's best new hotels in 2021

What makes a hotel brilliant? Is it the stylish surroundings or the stellar service? First-class food or commitment to sustainability? We reveal the hotels that stood out from the crowd in our annual awards.

Eight of the best cocktail bars in New Orleans

America's cocktail capital is mixing things up with a new generation of bars, from the reignited Freret neighbourhood to the sizzling French Quarter. 

Four of the best coastal hotels in Kos, Greece for 2021

Views of the Aegean take pride of place in the Greek island’s crop of stylish hotels.

Behind the scenes of Los Angeles' long-awaited Academy Museum

After a decade of delays, Hollywood's cinema museum is set to open this September shining a spotlight on a treasure trove of movie memorabilia.

Four of the best boutique hotels in Dijon

Modern boltholes are hidden behind historic facades in this French city, where hoteliers have a knack for creating stylish places to stay out of creaking 15th-century mansions and chic 1920 townhouses.

Four extravagant stays in the Loire Valley, France

Revamped palaces and arty treehouses await in France’s bucolic chateau country.

How to spend 24 hours in Split, Croatia

This Croatian city on the Adriatic peninsula offers history, beauty and food. Here’s how the perfect day might unfold.

The ultimate hotel guide to Nashville

You’ll still find country music and honky-tonks in the Tennessee capital, but a newfound indie spirit and growing crop of new boutique hotels mean Music City is singing a new tune.

The ultimate guide to eco hotels in Latin America

From a tented camp hidden deep in the Costa Rican jungle to a sleek, ultra-modern hotel in Chilean Patagonia, Eco Hotels & Resorts’ portfolio combines luxury with impeccable eco credentials.

The ultimate hotel guide to Taipei

The Taiwanese capital runs the full gamut of hotel options, from stylish digs in the heart of the city to sleek spa retreats tucked away in the mountains.

The Africa Collection 2021

We take a look at how the world of luxury travel is adapting to world events and explore the trends we’ll be seeing more of in the years to come.

The ultimate hotel guide to east London

Hip city hangouts, revamped Victorian landmarks and local character aplenty — memorable stays abound in the capital’s lively East End.

Check into Copenhagen's quirky 'single-suite' hotels

Ever dreamed of a hotel without the other guests? In the Danish capital, a bevy of quirky single-residency boutiques cater to this pandemic-friendly whim.

Five chic new hotels in Athens, Greece

Athens may be known as the European city that never sleeps, but a flurry of alluring hotel openings suggests this reputation may be about to change. We round up five places to bed down in the Greek capital.

Five new remote luxury lodges in Namibia

Recent years have seen Namibia’s accommodation scene blossom, with boutique camps and lodges drawing travellers to spectacular and remote corners of the country. Here are five new properties offering a luxurious taste of Namibia’s scenery.

The Luxury Collection 2021

We take a look at how the world of luxury travel is adapting to world events and explore the trends we’ll be seeing more of in the years to come.

The ultimate hotel guide to Los Angeles

California’s biggest city might overwhelm on a first encounter, but picking the right hotel in one of its many dynamic districts can offer a true taste of the City of Angels. 

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