Photography by Hotel Saint-Barths Isle de France
Escape the polar vortex with a trip to paradise. Jetsetters from the world over land their private jets and dock their yachts at the French West Indies island of Saint Barthélemy for a respite from winter weather, and the best heeled hurry to the boutique Hotel Saint-Barths Isle de France for rest and relaxation.
Photography by Hotel Marqués de Riscal
It’s well worth the drive into the Basque Country’s medieval village of Elciego when the purpose is a visit to the stunning Frank Gehry-designed Hotel Marques De Riscal.
Photography by Sofitel Vienna Stephansdom
Designed to mimic the Gothic architecture of the nearby St. Stephens Cathedral, the 5-star hotel was designed to marry historic glamour as well as modern style and comfort.
Photography by Aqua Dome
Enjoy near panoramic views of the Otztal Alps from the outdoor Jacuzzis or on the grand lawn of the Aqua Dome Hotel.
Photography by Travaasa Experiental Resorts
It’s easy to immerse yourself in nature at Travaasa Austin, nestled in the Balcones Canyonlands Preserve of the Texas Hill Country.
Photography by Barcelo La Bobadilla
Like the white-washed villages of Andalusia, which gleam amid the olive groves and oak forests of southern Spain, Barcelo La Bobadilla is a collection of snow white, Moorish-style, villa-like rooms that evoke an ancient palatial enclave.
Photography by Angsana Riad
Take a magic carpet ride over Marrakesh when you stay at one of Angsana’s 6 restored, historical riads.
Photography by Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona
Appropriately, there is something Gaudi-like about Blanc, the Mandarin Oriental Barcelona’s ornate brasserie.
Photography by Viceroy Hotels and Resorts
Water babies will want to splash about on the 15th floor, where a 300-foot infinity pool melds into Biscayne Bay.
Photography by Palais Namaskar
Marrakesh is best known for its exotic medina, the historic district, once a fortified city.