The urban whirlwind of Bucharest juxtaposed with the breezy Croatian coast satisfies travelers’ thirst for the two extremes of both rush and repose. Romania’s capital has slowly begun to establish itself as one of Europe´s great metropolises. Meanwhile, seemingly on another planet, the contrasts of Croatia lay a relaxing tapestry of serenity along the Adriatic Sea.
To integrate luxury with the island way of life along the coast of Split, Croatia, charter a sailboat or private yacht to explore the myriad islands that rest a few miles from Split’s shores. Along the Riva (promenade) next to Split’s harbor, locals set up booths to provide more information for visitors about daily boat rentals and all-inclusive excursions. For a reasonable fare, some include unlimited drinks, onboard meals, snacks and anchor stops for swimming and snorkeling in the Adriatic Sea. Some also offer tours of the islands via bus or on foot. Knowledgeable local guides lead visitors through the history of Split’s mostly still untouched chain of islands that are quickly progressing past their status of secrecy.
Once an abandoned 1923 constructed warehouse in Asheville, North Carolina, it took a creative group of designers, artists, musicians, chefs and business folks to transform a neglected, 100-year-old structure into one of Asheville’s most interesting and daring hotel projects.
Reconnecting the World: GBTA Convention 2023 Spotlights the Vital Role of Business Travel and In-Person Connection
In an increasingly digital and interconnected world, the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Convention remains an indispensable platform for business travel industry professionals seeking to make the most of the power of face-to-face connections. Taking place August 13–15 in Dallas, the 2023 GBTA Convention provides the unique opportunity for professionals and companies to join visionaries, thought leaders and industry experts for meaningful networking, cutting-edge insights and inspiring innovation.
Early on, pickleball had something to do with pickles. Pickles the dog, that is. In one story, the game was named for a family dog that ran off with the ball between sets.
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JW Marriott Hotel Mexico City Polanco recently completed renovations of its entrances, lobby, culinary concepts and meeting space. This marks the final stage of the renovation, which began in 2021 with the revitalization of its 269 guestrooms and 45 suites.
Whether it's the people, the craic (fun) or the coasts, travelers always find something to love about the island of Ireland. What fills your heart?
You know what you’re going to get at an Aman hotel, and also you don’t. Expect peerless service, obsessive attention to detail, architectural elegance worthy of a fashion magazine, a holistic approach to wellness and astounding levels of comfort. But each property is also intimately connected to its setting, and that’s where the surprises lie. For instance, finding yourself on your knees on a sidewalk in Luang Prabang handing out sticky rice to Buddhist monks at 5:30 a.m. isn’t something we expected.