Travel inspiration

BJ Pascual
Manila, The Philippines

At just 27, Filipino photographer BJ Pascual is already one of Manila’s biggest names. He’s the city’s go-to celebrity fashion photographer ...

Jake Macapagal
Manila, The Philippines

Like a fine wine, Romano “Jake” Macapagal has reached his prime with maturity. He was recently nominated for a BAFTA (British Academy of Fil...
Manila Intramuros

Walk this way
Manila, The Phillipines

I grew up with Imelda Marcos. Well, not literally – but in my young, gay, Asian eyes she was legendary. It wasn’t until I was older that I u...
Filipino Lechon

Manila-Namnam
Manila, Philippines

Anu’Man Kitchen & Pub is a cute and relatively new bar and restaurant in Manila’s Kapitolyo, a neighbourhood distinguished in recent yea...

Hotels & resorts

Raffles, Manila, Philippines

Literally going head-to-head with the Fairmont (it shares the same spa and pool deck) the Raffles is the Filipino import of the infamous Sin...
Henry Hotel Manila

The Henry Hotel, Manila, Philippines

Old- and new-world Philippines collide in this beautiful compound of converted 1950s townhouses. This was our true oasis in the city, comple...
Fairmont Makati Manila

Fairmont, Manila, Philippines

This five-star offers an urban sanctuary in the bustling hub of Manila. Asian luxury with a Canadian vibe – the local shopping malls are acc...
Nobu Manila

Nobu Hotel, Manila, Philippines

Less Manila more Vegas, or Macau even, but the gold-tinted glass of the shiny new Nobu Hotel in the ‘City of Dreams’ entertainment district ...

Edsa Shangri-La, Manila, Philippines

This huge hotel is part of the sprawling Shangri-la complex of multiple hotels, much to the confusion our taxi-drivers. It’s styled like a b...
The Mark sailing yacht, NYC, USA

The Mark:
Setting sail

Last year, in putting together our Monumental NYC Issue, we did something that we hadn't done before in over a decade of travelling to the ...
Horses on the beach at Nihi Sumba, Indonesia

Follow: Nihi Sumba

It won’t be long til we’ll be free to run on the beach with the wind in our hair. The gorgeous horses and Nihi Sumba know exactly what we’r...
Chicago, Illinois

Ideas: at home in Chicago

As spring is in the air and the city of Chicago usually starts to stir from its winter slumber, the current situation is not doing much to ...
Art on Stockholm's Subway system

Send: postcards from Stockholm

Our friends at Stockholm LGBT the rainbow family of hotels, restaurants and attractions in Sweden's capital have created a range of Fa...
360-degree images, captured one footstep at a time enables us to experience interactive views of Florida’s world-renowned beaches

Tour: Florida’s beaches

In a landmark partnership with Google, Visit Florida took off on a four-month odyssey to capture 825 miles of coast in the sunshine state. ...
Swedish Lapland's Arctic bath, a reason to visit Sweden's Northernmost region

Watch: #SeeYouSoon

We're feeling very inspired by this gorgeous video from the Northernmost reaches of Sweden, Swedish Lapland. It's an open-letter – a postca...
Belmond's Simon Lycett talks floral teas

Drink in: Belmond + Simon Lycett

Meet OutThere, Simon Lycett, celebrity florist and world-renowned floral expert and a Belmond Good Living Experience Maker who believes tha...
Follow @uwern's recent journey to the Galapagos with Ecoventura

Follow: @uwern in the Galapagos

Check out our Editor-in-Chief's recent adventures on a luxury liveaboard in the fabled islands of the Galapagos with expedition cruise bran...
Cheetah plains offer exclusive-use villas, changing up the traditional safari-lodge concept

Explore: Cheetah Plains

The eco-safari lodge concept has been reimagined with Cheetah Plains's Plains Houses, a collection of exclusive-use, private villa lodges i...

Listen: andBeyond’s rhythms

andBeyond, the pioneering experts offering customised and luxurious itineraries in Africa has turned DJ, offering a curated collection of t...