Newly opened at the site of a former post office building in Denver’s swish Cherry Creek neighborhood, Halcyon hotel brings 154 sophisticated rooms that celebrate Colorado’s Western setting into the heart of the city’s dynamic upscale shopping district. Part of the Sage Hospitality portfolio, Halcyon offers kitschy room amenities that include turntables with a curated vinyl collection, while the first-floor Gear Garage provides guests with fishing gear, day packs, binoculars, sport accessories and even long boards to enjoy during their stay. Each floor of the hotel boasts a Vivreau dispenser providing both still and sparkling water. There’s also courtesy transportation in the Range Rover house car; a rooftop pool and bar; fitness center; in-room Nespresso machines; Enseo in-room entertainment including Hulu Plus, Netflix, Crackle and Pandora; high-speed WiFi; and 6,500 square feet of meeting and event space. The hotel’s innovative check-in process takes place at the Kitchen Counter, staffed by hosts who can offer assistance with everything from arrivals to a freshly prepared Intelligentsia espresso. Beyond checking in, the Kitchen Counter is also the location of local beers, wine, savory snacks and custom libations all day long. Dining venues include Quality Italian and the Asian-themed Departure Restaurant. Prefer to explore the neighborhood’s options? Hop on a hotel Vespa and head off, or opt for an e-bike and pedal the Cherry Creek Bike Path to check out the local craft breweries.
What happens when three of the six French nationals residing in San Antonio get together? If they happen to be from a long line of proud French gourmands from three different regions of the country, they take what they know and make it something proudly Texan, while still adhering to their separate and collective culinary roots. That’s exactly what happened as a result of those three — Executive Chef Laurent Réa of Strasbourg, Philippe Placé of Chartres, and Jérôme Sérot of Lyon — meeting 20 years ago.
Global business travel is making its way back, even as the pandemic and other world events continue to challenge its return. In a recent poll from the Global Business Travel Association, more than four in five respondents (86 percent) from across the industry said they feel more optimistic than they did at the beginning of the year. Business travel bookings, the need to travel to do business and employee willingness to travel are all on the rise.
Often referred to as the “Annexe of Buckingham Palace,” Claridge’s celebrates the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with delicious specialty cocktails and the unveiling of Claridge’s archive for the first time ever. The Queen often visited the property over the years, from hosting a private family dinner to celebrating her ruby wedding anniversary with her late husband.
With Global Wellness Day approaching on June 12, Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Bungalows celebrates with a week-long series of programs focused on wellbeing. Running June 5–11, the program will include new wellness experiences, spa treatments, classes and specials centered around promoting physical and mental health.
Start planning that long-awaited trip to the island of Ireland. With all travel restrictions now lifted, there has never been a better time to visit.
Windstar Cruises canceled its scheduled cruises in Asia for the fall of 2022 as uncertainty remains in regards to ports reopening in the region. The cancellation affects seven scheduled Windstar Cruises itineraries on Star Breeze. Other itineraries affected include a crossing of the Pacific from Alaska to Japan, two Grand Japan sailings; Island Hopping through Japan; Windstar Crew Hometowns: Philippines and Indonesia; Hidden Indonesia & the Great Barrier Reef; and Edge of the Outback.
As a mom, you’re not allowed to pick favorites. With a growing baby in my belly and a toddler guiding my daily routines, my own favorites often take a back seat as I make the daily choice to swap healthy foods for junk food cravings and toddler tunes for windows-down, volume-up jams. But when I heard my favorite spa was relaunching its facial program, I felt zero guilt — of the mom variety or otherwise — about taking a morning off and booking myself a nice, long, rejuvenating facial at The Spa at Four Seasons Philadelphia at Comcast Center.
From 24-Hour Butler Service to a Sky Pool: Boutique Luxury Awaits at Vista Encantada Spa Resort & Residences in Los Cabos
Set on a seaside bluff overlooking Land’s End in Cabo San Lucas, Vista Encantada Spa Resort & Residences is a Baja paradise specializing in serene vistas and impeccable hospitality, offering a Pacific coast lifestyle with authentic Mexican touches. Guests can now earn a fourth night free at the stunning resort, plus a $100 resort credit, when booking through March 20, for travel through June 15.
Half-timbered houses cluster around old churches with needle- thin spires. Grassy paths lead into thick pine forests. Jagged, sheer-sided mountains frame peaceful Alpine meadows. Welcome to the Dolomites — 18 peaks rising to more than 10,000 feet in the northern Italian Alps — designated a UNESCO World Heritage site.