The year is off to a big start for the Small Hotels of the World collection, as it introduces five new properties.
Small Luxury Hotels of the World is a community of selective, luxury, boutique hotels. Throughout the globe, the brand’s portfolio includes more than 520 properties, and the new properties follow suit, from the United States, Italy, Cambodia and beyond.
The Wittmore, in Barcelona, brings tastes of New York to its 22 rooms, a speakeasy vibe and an adults-only policy. The hotel’s restaurant, The Witty, offers live music on Thursday nights.
Villa Geba Sveti Stafan, in Montenegro, offers eight rooms. The property overlooks the Adriatic Sea and offers views of Sveti Stefan peninsula. The property is able to help guests unwind and organize one-of-a-kind experiences locally.
Susafa in Sicily, Italy, is affordable at $189 per night. The property offers 18 rooms and a unique Sicilian cooking class guests should not miss.
Angkor Village Hotel in Cambodia is the biggest hotel of the new additions, with 42 rooms available. The property is actually a collection of houses just a few minutes away from Angkor Wat.
In the United States, Topping Rose House offers 22 rooms about 100 miles away from New York City. Guests should make a point to take a look at the hotel’s art collection while visiting.
A collection of 43 villas at the new Apurva Kempinski Bali allows travelers to enjoy a luxurious stay in complete privacy. The new one-, two- and three-bedroom pool villas offer spacious indoor and outdoor living areas, all providing a high level of seclusion.
United Airlines’ environmentally friendly efforts lessen the impact on local U.S. communities.
According to a recent study from Upgraded Points, pet friendliness is not created equally throughout 50 of the most popular vacation destinations in the United States.
Expansion plans involving a new 14-gate concourse at Mineta San Jose International Airport in California must clear environmental review before moving forward.
Looking for a truly unique travel experience and considering a new vehicle? The Volvo Overseas Delivery Program is the perfect solution to create your own adventure of a lifetime. Volvo allows you to custom order your new automobile tailored to fit your needs and desires. They will fly you to Sweden to pick up your Volvo so you can drive and explore Scandinavia and Europe on your terms for up to two weeks.
Hyatt Regency Barcelona Tower opened following full renovations to its 280 guestrooms and public spaces. The property is the second Hyatt Regency in Spain. The hotel sits in a Barcelona skyline landmark, a 29-story tower topped with a glass dome that provides travelers with 360-degree views and an unparalleled dining experience.
Qatar Airways is expanding this year, adding eight new destinations to its network. The list includes:
The city took its name from Athena, goddess of wisdom, strategy and war, and protector of the city. The financial, political and administrative center of the country and an all-powerful city-state in antiquity, Athens is a major center of culture. A visit to the first-ever museum dedicated to Byzantium, a stroll around the National Garden and a trip to the Olympeion archaeological site will take you back through time.