Topography

Taiwan

The other China
Taipei, Taiwan

Intrigued by Taiwan’s growing reputation for being overlooked and underrated, Zack Cahill sets out to see it for himself and finds this island-nation full ...
Toni Garau, Mallorca, Spain

Toni Garau
Mallorca, Spain

Uncomfortable in his own skin, artist Toni Garau fled his native Mallorca as a troubled teenager, but it was his return to this rocky island as an out man ...
Bodrum, Turkey

Return to the riviera
Bodrum, Turkey

Jenny Southan’s return to the Turkish Riviera proves that it is not a ‘once in a lifetime’ kind of place. Sometimes, returning to a place you revere...
Venice, Italy

Scent and the city
Venice, Italy

Teresa Levonian Cole follows her nose around Venice. In a hidden alleyway of Cannaregio, the northernmost of the six historic sestieri (districts) o...
Delta of Venus, Mallorca, Spain

Delta of Venus
Mallorca, Spain

The rugged beauty and magnetic rock of Deià’s coastline will seduce and unlock an artist’s creativity. 01 - 06 T-shirt, chinos and bag: Orlebar B...
Esteban Mercer Palou, Mallorca, Spain

Esteban Mercer Palou
Mallorca, Spain

I’m Mallorcan born and bred and proud of it. So were my ancestors for generations. I also consider myself a typical Mallorcan and with every day that passes I ...

Open Sesame
Marrakech, Morocco

Wandering around Marrakech's Medina is like taking a journey through time. And the thousands of intricately designed doors, each with their distinct patter...
Funky soul Medina, Marrakech, Morocco

Funky soul Medina
Marrakech, Morocco

In Marrakech’s heart, Islamic art is everywhere, particularly in its architecture; and is irresistible to us shutterbugs. When the founder of the Id...
Jardin Majorelle, Marrakech, Morocco

Behind closed doors
Marrakech, Morocco

It may be a chaotic city, but a quick jump through a doorway or a turn into a quiet street always reveals something beautiful. The airport doors sli...
Jaipur, India

Written in the wind
Jaipur, India

David Hawkins returns to India on a quest to discover Jaipur’s pink Palace of the Winds and learns that there is great colour, beauty, scent and sound ling...
Denver, Colorado, USA

Blue sky thinking
Denver, Colorado, USA

The RiNo district of Colorado’s sunny Mile High City offers lessons on how ambition and a free spirit can go hand in hand, says Uwern Jong. I was al...
Desert modern, Palm Springs, USA

Desert modern
Palm Springs, USA

Palm Springs is the soothing, sun-drenched Yin to Vegas’ hedonistic Yang. I learnt that while it has only relatively recently become a global tourist destinat...
Alex Poots, The Shed, New York City, USA

Man in the shed
New York City, USA

With a flair for risk-taking and knack for next-level, Scottish-born Alex Poots is one of New York’s most powerful cultural arbiters. In the run-up to the ...
Michael Musto, NYC, USA

Acts of daring
New York City

When it comes to New York City’s alternative-cabaret scene, nobody knows their ‘alt-alt’ from their ‘alt’ better than Michael Musto. Here, he uncovers a world ...
Peaceful paradise, Marrakesh, Morocco

Peaceful paradise
Marrakech, Morocco

Marrakech may be one of the world’s most experiential cities, but it may also be among its greatest escapes. Photography by David Edwards Styling by ...
The Edition NYC, USA

Hip hotels
New York City

Luxury-hotel aficionado Uwern Jong discusses this year’s OutThere hotel-and-travel trends and what some of New York City’s best hospitality brands are doing to...
John T Reddick, New York, USA

John T Reddick
New York City

“There’s nothing like being a clued-in stroller navigating Harlem,” says this long-time resident of NYC’s most vibrant neighbourhood. So who better to ask for ...
Uwern Jong, New York, USA

The Modern Concierge
New York City

Whether it’s chartering a private plane for a pooch or arranging an illicit encounter with an off-duty policeman, New York concierges are well used to pand...
Iceland

A path to happiness
Iceland

Along Iceland's Laugavegur Trail, the accommodation is sparse and basic and the tracks themselves are tough, but it's here that Zack Cahill discovers the t...
Kaiden Ford New Ford I am not she but he

A brighter future
New York City

Twenty-one-year-old Latino poet KAIDEN FORD celebrates the legacy of the Stonewall uprising by taking us on a journey through his city, where he meets Mila...
Land cruise, Canada

Land cruise
Canada

It’s like I’m floating through a leafy nebula. Colours are whisking by in blurry comets: reds, oranges and hazy yellows. I have a 360-degree view of it all...
Anegundi, India

Preserving history
Anegundi, India

Dawn in Anegundi can only be described as operatic. The stage is the southern bank of the Tungabhadra River. From the little I can see on this dark November mor...
Park City, Utah, USA

Soul Mining
Park City, USA

"Behold, the elkupine!” I’ve been in Park City for all of an hour when Jeremy, my waiter at the cosy Silver Star Café, bares a freshly inked deltoid to reveal a...
David Hawkins, New York Queer history

The queer history of New York City

Words by Andrew Lear. New York city’s gay scene was thrust prominentiy into the public eye in 1969 after riots at a greenwich Village bar. but its existence...
Marfa, Texas, USA

Not just deserts
Marfa, Texas, USA

Clark Harding discovers that Marfa is not your average Texan town. I still maintain it was a Poodle… I’m driving through El Paso just after sunse...
Vancouver, Canada

Expanding horizons
Vancouver, Canada

I don’t jog. It reminds me of the punishing cross country runs that I was forced to do at school. Cold air stinging your windpipe, frozen bare legs, and grazed ...

Ido Cohen
Tel Aviv, Israel

Ido Cohen is a man who knows people. A walk along the tree-lined boulevards of Tel Aviv is punctuated by passers-by shaking his hand, slapping him on the back, ...

Ilan Pivko
Tel Aviv, Israel

It is 10pm on a Tuesday evening, the streets have cooled down a few degrees making the 20-minute walk south from Rothschild Boulevard to Florentin bearable. I f...
Gothenburg, Sweden

Winter’s tale
Gothenburg, Sweden

It’s a crisp December afternoon. The propeller beneath me churns the calm, cold, deep blue water of the North Sea into a long, white line stretching back to Sal...

Paradise Found
Transcoso, Brazil

Three handsome young waiters, all brothers, are professionally busying themselves around me, taking orders, answering questions and freely chatting to their gue...
Karim Tassi, Marrakech, Morocco

Karim Tassi
Marrakech, Morocco

After a week of getting lost on purpose in the labyrinthine Medina and drinking my body weight in sweet mint tea, I’m happy to find myself in Gueliz, known as ...

Watch: Narcissus Lost

Videography by Hank Hill Art Direction by Martin Perry Styling by Tony Vous Model: Tristan Ghostkeeper Grooming by Thom Robins Shot on location in British ...
Legendary London, London, United Kingdom

Legendary London
London, United Kingdom

Photography by David Edwards Styling by David Hawkins at Frank Agency Creative direction by Martin Perry Model Robert Knighton at Next Management Grooming by Br...
The cultured state, Illinois, USA

The cultured state
Illinois, USA

Photography and Art Direction by Martin Perry Styling by Meghan Castellari at Ford Artists Model: Clint Barnard at Factor Chosen Chicago Shot on location in Ill...
Son of the sun, Lake Como, Italy

Son of the sun
Lake Como, Italy

Photography by David Edwards Styling by David Hawkins at Frank Agency Creative direction by Martin Perry Model Stefano Maderna at I Love Models Management, Mila...
Marrakech, Morocco

The spice is right
Marrakech, Morocco

Authentic, Moroccan home-cooking is hard to find in touristy Marrakech unless you’ve got some good, insider knowledge. My waiter slaps a bowl of fie...