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10 Best Luxury Travel Destinations for Dream Vacation in July
Where will July take you? Where should it? What are the best luxury travel destinations in the month of July? You could visit a cosmopolitan city, view some wonderful art, stroll in the parks, and have your meals at chic outdoor cafes (we’re thinking Paris, New York, London and Berlin). Want something more bucolic? You could head to Provence for the lavender. Feeling the need for adrenaline-fueled adventures? You can follow the snow and ski in Chile, Argentina or New Zealand. Or head to Kenya for a safari followed by a beach idyll. And island life is at its perfect peak in many parts of the globe, so you could ditch your shoes and set up shop in the Seychelles, Corsica or Sardinia. It’s all waiting for you. It’s July!
July 2022 Horoscope and Love Guide for Every Zodiac Sign
New month, new opportunities!  What are the predictions for the month of June 2022 for every sign of the zodiac? As you launch into March, look to the stars and see how to win the month with surprising insights. Expert astrologer Remy Ramirez shares her predictions on what to expect this month for every sign of the zodiac in her July 2022 monthly horoscopes and guides for life and love.
Luxury Culture Events: Top 25 on the Calendar in July 2022
Our Luxury Calendar provides a comprehensive overview of the top events unfolding around the world every month. Some are micro-luxuries (like a really good book) and others are on a grand, epic scale. Personally, if schedules and money were no object, and we could do anything we’d like, here are our top picks for the best luxury calendar events and experiences in the world in July 2022. Consider it your luxury calendar of the can’t-miss events in fashion, art, music, sports, travel and culinary arts in this month of July.
The 10 Best Picks of the New Gucci Designer Luxury Pet Collection
Pet parents of the world, listen up! Gucci has launched its first ever luxury pet collection for the dog and cat who have everything, including collars, leashes, bowls, coats and more. And it's ultra luxe. Some might even say it's Extra. It has items that we bet you never thought you needed, but that now you won't be able to live without. Think fine leather poop bag holders. Footed porcelain bowls from which pets can dine. Luxury is going to the dogs . . . and cats. And as pet parents, we're totally here for it.
10 Tour Companies and Destinations Best for Solo Female Travelers
Sometimes when wanderlust strikes, we can't find a travel companion. Or we don't want one. That means solo travel, and sadly it's still a different set of risk calculations for women than it is for men. But don't let that discourage you! Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of 10 tour companies that are expert in safe solo travel, and the luxury destinations thought to be best for female travelers right now, including Iceland, Australia and Slovenia. Because the world can't wait, and neither should we.
The 7 Best Destination Spas for a Weekend Trip with the Girls
One of the greatest joys in life is hanging out with your girlfriends. And while you can always meet in town, there's real magic in planning a girl's getaway trip. Especially over the summer! Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of 7 of the best luxury destination spas for a weekend trip with the girls, whether its a bachelorette getaway, a sister vacation or an extended mom's night out.
The 8 Best Places to go with the Guys for Epic Weekend Trip
One of the greatest joys in life is just hanging out with your friends. And sometimes a guys' weekend away is just what the doctor ordered. We've previously shared the best places for a luxurious Girl's Trip. Now it's your turn, dudes. But where to go on a weekend trip with your oldest and closest male friends? Also known as a mancation, boys-only trip or bachelor getaway, there are plenty of great luxury vacation destinations. Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has rounded up the best places to go with the guys for an epic weekend trip right now.
10 Expert Tour Companies Best Right Now for Responsible Travel
The world has re-opened post COVID-19, and everyone we know seems ready to hit the road. Is it possible to do that in a more mindful manner than we might have done before the pandemic hit? If you're interested in ecotourism, our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has curated a list of 10 expert tour companies best right now for booking sustainable, eco-friendly responsible travel for an individual, family or group vacation.
16 Best Most Luxurious Places for Afternoon High Tea in London
We're just gonna put it out there: scones, jam and clotted cream are among the best micro-luxuries available on Planet Earth right now. You feel us, right? If you're lucky enough to be in London and you're in search of a spot for luxury afternoon tea with friends (or on your own), the hardest part is going to be choosing where to go. Our correspondents Jillian Tangen and Meredith Lepore have collaborated on a list of some of the best most luxurious places for afternoon high tea in London, including Brown's, Sketch Gallery, Claridge's, the Goring and more.
The 7 Best Luxurious Places for High Tea in New York City
The concept of tea time is an excellent one, if you ask us. Especially if you're visiting a new city or hosting visitors yourself. You're on the go all day and right about 4:00P you just want to sit, rest, chat, rehydrate and refuel. So why not do it in a gracious setting, with pretty little bites to eat and lots of fragrant beverage options served in china cups? If this is your idea of a good time, and you find yourself in New York City and in search of a place to have tea, read on. Our correspondent Meredith Lepore has curated a list of the 7 best most luxurious places for afternoon high tea service in New York City, including spots in Brooklyn, the Plaza Hotel, the Carlyle and more.
Epic Beauty and Human Struggle at Vital Winslow Homer at the Met
When we go to a museum, what are we hoping to experience? Awe? Escape? A jolt of energy? Or perhaps a sense of deeper understanding. A feeling of connection with the past. Maybe even a glimpse of the future. At a recent visit to the Met, we made a spontaneous detour to see an exhibit that we normally would have passed by. And we felt all of these things. If you can, you should definitely see this one for yourself (and if not, we're sharing photos): there's epic beauty and human struggle on display at the vital Winslow Homer Crosscurrents exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum (aka the Met) in New York City.
The 10 Perfect Picks Right Now for a Pink Designer Power Suit
There's breaking news in the fashion world, and in case you missed it, we're sharing it here. The Telegraph of London has proclaimed that "pink suits . . . have become a soft power uniform for high-profile women." To be specific, the designer pink power pantsuit is showing up in the rooms where it's happening. If this sounds appealing - and how could it not? - we're sharing the wide array of options that await at the moment. Here are 10 examples of the perfect choices for an on trend pink designer power suit - specifically, a pantsuit - for women to wear to work (or other high-profile occasions) in the second half of 2022. Dudes are wearing them, too, by the way - so this is a game everyone can play!
The 10 Best On Trend Fisherman Sandals for Women for Summer 2022
Warm temperatures are here, people are making summer travel plans, and it's officially sandal season! Are you looking for a pair of cute but comfortable sandals to celebrate our ability to roam free in 2022? We totally are. And the solution is so simple: fisherman sandals. Along with designer Birkenstocksclogs and fishnet bags, this look is sturdy but statement-making; pretty and practical. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of 10 of the best on trend luxury designer fashion fisherman sandals for women this Summer 2022, including hot new looks from Gucci, Ganni and Ancient Greek Sandals.
Poignant Patriotism is on View at the Stunning 2022 Whitney Biennial
Every edition of the Whitney Museum's biannual survey of American art is a moment to pause and consider the state of the nation. So, where are we right now? Well, this is a hard time to be in America for many people. And the strains and complexities of what it means to be in this difficult national moment are on full display at this year's Whitney Biennial. In an emotional and provocative exhibit of work by American artists, this year's Biennial poses simple questions with complicated answers. And it reminds us that the American journey is one filled with both darkness and light. Here's what to know, our review, and our favorite photos of the highlights and poignant patriotism on view at the stunning 2022 Whitney Biennial in New York City.
Create the Perfect Outdoor Table Setting with 3 Fresh Styles
Hosting outdoor parties this Summer? Of course you are. Whether its a backyard barbeque, cocktails on the terrace or a rooftop dance party, you're going to want a tablescape to set the right mood. If you're wondering how to set the table, our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy shares inspiration and ideas on the best ways to style your table setting for outdoor summer entertaining this season, including fresh new tablecloths, napkins, platters, and more.
How to Look Chic in Stars and Stripes for Summer Holiday Weekends
Is it actually possible to rock red, white and blue - or stars and stripes - at a summer holiday weekend party without looking ridiculous? If you've asked yourself this urgent question, fear not. Our intrepid team has investigated, and the answer is a qualified yes. Our ace correspondent Jillian Tangen has tips on how to look chic in stars and stripes for summer holiday parties like July 4th this year in new designer fashion including dresses, skirts, shoes and bags.
12 Perfect Outfits for Guest at a Summer Weekday Wedding in 2022
Given how many celebrations had to be postponed due to the global pandemic, there are lots of weddings on the docket this summer 2022. So many, in fact, that venues are fully booked on the weekend. Leading to a new phenomenon: the weekday wedding. What should one wear to a Wednesday (or Thursday or Friday) wedding? Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has curated a list of what to wear for women - 12 perfect outfits for a guest at a weekday wedding in summer 2022, including dresses, suits, and accessories.

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