Meet the man who signed Bob Marley, Cat Stevens and U2, and also built a luxury Jamaican resort around the birthplace of James Bond. We sat down with the music legend to talk hotels, huts and the freshest voice in reggae today.
We shared their winks, their taxi-hailing techniques and the way these three bellhops wrangle a garment bag with the utmost care. Now see who takes the title of top hop in town.
While there’s nothing so pedestrian as rules in Italian fashion, the trained eye can discern cliques – or sartorial tribes – among the in-Vogue Milanese. Whatever look you’re rocking, our one-stop guide will show you where to suit up and socialise.
Malin+Goetz gets around. The New York-based skincare brand that's been developing products from natural ingredients since 2004 stocks shampoo and conditioner in some of the best boutique hotels around the world. We caught up with the company's well-travelled and extremely well-lotioned co-founder, Matthew Malin, to talk souvenirs and the hotel bath of his dreams.
If you’ve never been lathered, scrubbed, rub-a-dub-dubbed, dunked in hot water, shoved in a steam room, flayed with a loofah, attacked with North African black soap, shampooed and massaged all over – we do mean *all* over – with argan oil, then you’ve never truly been clean.
What do Tom Hanks, a 1960s psychic and Brandon Flowers have in common? They’ve all manned the front post at hotels. Here, we pay tribute to the pro that always has your back(pack) – the bellhop.
Top off your tea kettle; procure some melatonin – it's time to talk jet lag. While we've yet to develop a common cure (a blessed flannel blanket, perhaps?), we've skilfully dissected jet lag's seven-part progression below. Ready your well-travelled eyes… and maybe a pillow or two.
Call it a garage, a parking lot or a car park. Just don’t call it a one-trick pony. The spots where you’d traditionally ditch your wheels have taken on new lives as bars, gardens and cinemas – and they’re everywhere from London to Berlin to Melbourne.
A new boutique stay in Prague has us plotting out every must-see spot for design devotees in the capital city. There’s some snacking and beer drinking in here, too…
Morocco’s Palais Amani hotel shares a cinnamon-spiked, saffron-laced chicken pastilla recipe that’ll dazzle at your next dinner party.
Britain’s mild-mannered love affair with tea may be well documented, but London’s coffee scene has been steadily gaining steam. Ahead of UK Coffee Week and the London Coffee Festival we decided to track down the best java in the city…
Cycling holidays in Europe are more Lycra-clad than leisurely, but exertions are richly rewarded: hidden city byways are yours to explore, wine-tasting stops at passing vineyards are heartily encouraged, and it’s eco-friendly travel at its greenest.