Europe's best beach cities

From pebbly Nice to powdery Palermo, the Continent is rich with beach-blessed cities


To mark the addition of our first ever Panama City hotel, we asked former resident Eva Marie Baker to reflect on the city that shaped her

Panama City and me: a love story of sorts

Gaze out at the horizon and breathe in the salty sea air at these coastal charmers on the edges of home soil

Seven of the UK's best sea-view hotels

This International Women's Day, six of our most inspirational female hoteliers tell us how they've created hospitality with soul

Six hotel-sustainability pioneers

Play king of the castle at some of north-east India’s most palatial pads

Stately stays: Rajasthan’s best haveli hotels

From Medina’s chic boutiques to grand Palmeraie palazzos, here’s our pick of H20 hotspots for a splashing good time

From souk to soak: the best Marrakech riads with pools

Fashion editor Emma Spedding hits up her f'row friends to compile the ultimate in-the-know guide to shopping in the East End

The ultimate East London shopping guide
Food & drink

Can winemakers enjoy themselves on a busman's holiday to a winery hotel? We sent Ruth and Charles Simpson deep into the Douro Valley to find out

Quinta Nova: a wind-down in wine country

Resident writer Maya Boyd charts the evolution of the private party scene on the Balearics’ most hedonistic island

Ibiza's history of house parties
Hotel lovers

We popped round to see fashion designer Rejina and chef Jordan and talk Korean cooking, abstract expressionism, and shrimp paste spillages

In quotes: Rejina Pyo and Jordan Bourke

Don't worry, we know you love 'em. But every parent deserves a break and this is our pick of child-friendly hotels that keep little ones endlessly entertained

All hail the hotel kids' club