The cool comfort of great hotel design

An ode to awe-inspiring architecture, top-of-their-game designers and the most head-turning hotel interiors


Spot-on school-holiday breaks for all ages

The best October half-term holidays

Why the reinvention of Georgia, led by Stamba Hotel and Rooms Kazbegi, gives travellers the chance to reimagine themselves

Post-Soviet solitude in resurgent Georgia

Ahead of her marriage, our writer goes solo at the Dutchess, an elusive bolthole that's built a following from whispers and withholding

Find your mysterious side in Upstate New York

Less thinking, more feeling at Nautilus, Joali and Milaidhoo – a trio of timeless island retreats, where distractions go into deep freeze

The end of time: embracing mindlessness in the Maldives

In the first part of our series on ethical entrepreneurs, we catch up with Artsi Ifrach to get the measure of Marrakech

Getting Artsi: a visit with Morocco’s slow-fashion visionary

Looking for a luxury resort that cares about its community and the environment? Doing good has never been so relaxing...

We can be heroes: heartfelt hotels that give back
Food & drink

It’s not all sweetness and light on the southern Italian island. We take a look at the backstories behind Sicilia's most notorious desserts...

Nuns, guns and buns: a scandal-filled pastry tour of Sicily

Drink in New Zealand's wine harvest or find cause for distraction as creatures emerge during Costa Rica's verano (dry season) this month...

Travel calendar: where to go in March

We ask the fashion editor, author and influencer Katherine Ormerod how to outsmart your smartphone on holiday…

How not to let social media ruin your holiday

On-trend fashion and travel tips for visiting New York, London, Paris and Milan during the most stylish time of the year

Fashion Week from a front-row pro