HOTELS

Perchance to dream

Blooming good | Review: Moxy NYC Chelsea

Blooming good | Review: Moxy NYC Chelsea

by Neil D.A. Stewart

"The girls had ironed hair that hung lower, it seemed in some cases, than the hems of their dresses"

Manama Mia

Manama Mia

by Cillian O'Connor

"Merchant House is, in a hotel landscape that could otherwise be described as 'banal luxury'"

The best airport hotel in the world. Perhaps | Andaz Delhi

The best airport hotel in the world. Perhaps | Andaz Delhi

by Mark C. O'Flaherty

"I spent afternoons staring out the window at planes take off, contemplating my strange new life, living in this non-place"

Backing the right horse | Review: Castel Monastero, Tuscany

Backing the right horse | Review: Castel Monastero, Tuscany

by Joseph Hammond

"To describe it is a horse race is unfair to an event which has elements of rugby, gang warfare and the Tournament of Roses Parade"

Monastic luxury | Son Brull, Mallorca

Monastic luxury | Son Brull, Mallorca

by Elissa Collier Cray

"I know I’ve only got an hour of ‘wellbeing’ in me at a time"

Suzanne Moore marries herself, heads to Oman

Suzanne Moore marries herself, heads to Oman

by Suzanne Moore

"There are also lots of older couples who sit blankly looking at each other – their honeymoons clearly finished some time ago"

Surface tension | Suzanne Moore feels the fear and does it anyway, at the Gainsborough Bath spa

Surface tension | Suzanne Moore feels the fear and does it anyway, at the Gainsborough Bath spa

by Suzanne Moore

"A tiny lady dislocated my toe in Kerala, a big woman triggered my sciatic nerve in the Gambia, a harpy in Greece told me to get to a doctor immediately as I probably did not have long left"

The rooms with all the views | The Oberoi Amarvilas, Agra

The rooms with all the views | The Oberoi Amarvilas, Agra

by Mark C. O'Flaherty

"I don’t think the Taj Mahal is all that. I don’t know how else to put it …"

Across the water and into the future, in the Maldives

Across the water and into the future, in the Maldives

by Neil D.A. Stewart

"As a design destination, it’s already moving at warp speed"

Can you say … Ynyshir?

Can you say … Ynyshir?

by Karen Krizanovich

"Unrivalled as a host, her death a week afterwards was unreasonably and irrationally upsetting to me: I’d only known her for a few hours"