Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of the best luxury kid-friendly hotels in London and Paris perfect for a fun family vacation.
Summer dance festival. Three little words that conjure up a world of beauty, grace, refinement – and also provocation, wild abandon, and heat. What could be better for a weekend adventure or a glorious week away this summer? Abbie Martin Greenbaum has compiled a list of the best ballet and modern dance festivals in the world for summer 2022, including Jacob’s Pillow, Avignon, Vail, Saratoga and Spoleto.
Planning a luxury vacation to Paris this spring? Looking for advice on how to experience April in Paris like a luxury insider? Meredith Lepore is sharing her tips on how to have the best luxury vacation in April in Paris, given that there are so many things to do, including the must-see hotels, cafes, parks and museum exhibits. Book your travel plans, dear reader. And let’s go!
Dreaming of a visit to the City of Light? Maybe for the first time. Maybe for the hundredth time. Either way, you can get into a Paris state of mind by reading some iconic works before you go. So, what are the best books to read before visiting Paris? Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenberg has compiled a list of the best books set in or written about Paris – novels, poems, histories, essays, memoirs and shopping guides – to read before visiting for your next business trip or luxurious vacation. Or for your next armchair holiday in the City of Lights.
In the depths of winter, sometimes the spirit needs a reminder of the glories of spring. Surely that’s why so many of the best luxury orchid shows in the world happen in February and early March. For those who love gardens and are becoming deeply weary of cold and snow, here’s our list of the best orchid shows in the world, with their dates and themes for 2022 – including the famous New York Botanical Garden show and the one in Kew Garden London. Plus some fun facts about orchids to make your visit even more enjoyable. Even if you only travel to these in your mind, we hope it’ll leave you feeling restored.