Hotels

What became of Beirut's 1960s jet-set playgrounds?

What became of Beirut's 1960s jet-set playgrounds?

They've been ravaged by war and age, but the places where Brigitte Bardot once rubbed shoulders with Omar Sharif still have some showbiz sparkle
Hotels with history: The world's 10 most legendary properties

Hotels with history: The world's 10 most legendary properties

Famed for hosting everyone from Hollywood superstars to U.S. presidents, these century-old institutions have set global standards for luxury and hospitality
Historic hotel closing takes piece of Vegas' past with it

Historic hotel closing takes piece of Vegas' past with it

Riviera casino and resort closes after 60 years of business on The Strip
Conde Nast Traveler reveals 2015 hottest hotel list

Conde Nast Traveler reveals 2015 hottest hotel list

Glossy magazine says cool and classy stays beat out extravagance in its annual roundup
Drink here now: 30 of the world's best hotel bars

Drink here now: 30 of the world's best hotel bars

Strong cocktails, glamorous settings and beautiful scenery converge at these standout drinkeries inside iconic hotels across the world
Freaky bots and retina scans: The high-tech future of hotels

Freaky bots and retina scans: The high-tech future of hotels

Hotels around the world are employing tech in surprising and sometimes bizarre ways
12 hotels you won't believe actually exist

12 hotels you won't believe actually exist

TripAdvisor’s list of quirky places to stay redefines the phrase “unique sleeping experience”
 World's tallest hotel planned for tiny Swiss village

World's tallest hotel planned for tiny Swiss village

Controversial design for 7132 Tower hotel will see luxury spa the size of the Empire State Building rise over the alpine community of Vals
Keong Saik Road: The coolest new block in Singapore

Keong Saik Road: The coolest new block in Singapore

The former red light district has a library with a secret bar, chic restaurants and a reputation for being super-hip. Here's why
10 peer-to-peer websites changing the way we travel

10 peer-to-peer websites changing the way we travel

Want to rent out your garden to campers? Find a dog sitter? Airbnb isn't the only site that's tapped into the sharing economy for travelers
What's up with all the strange hotel names?

What's up with all the strange hotel names?

Feeling Blu? Full of Moxy? According to experts, it's all part of a calculated plan to attract adventurous travelers in search of new experiences