SUNGLASSES WE LOVE

Five picks for perfecting your cabana ensemble. 1. A stylish take on mountaineering specs, Vuarnet's Ice shades are mirrored and backlight...

OUR SUMMER READING LIST

Whether on a long plane ride, by the pool, or over a leisurely breakfast at a Virtuoso hotel , the editorial staff at Virtuoso loves...

 
 
 
Summer Dining News

SUMMER DINING NEWS

Bürgenstock, Switzerland Lebanese and Iranian chefs run the kitchen at Sharq Oriental and Shisha Lounge , one of ten restaurants and...

ASK THE ADVISORS: SECRET BEACH DESTINATIONS

We asked Virtuoso travel advisors ...What's your favorite secret beach destination? “Stay at Grace Bay Club in Turks and Caicos , home...

 
 
 
Welcome Back: Paris' Hotel Lutetia

WELCOME BACK: PARIS' HOTEL LUTETIA

Paris welcomes back one of its most beloved hotels, opening July 12. “Out with the old” is a fine motto for cleaning the attic; less...

New Zealand's Unassuming Pinot Paradise

NEW ZEALAND'S UNASSUMING PINOT PARADISE

Leslie Canter, an Arlington, Virginia-based Virtuoso advisor, recently returned from New Zealand. Here, her report on one of its lesser-known...

 
 
 
7 Favorite Summer Recipes

7 FAVORITE SUMMER RECIPES

Many of the most flavorful recipes are infinitely summery - filled with fresh herbs, crisp salad greens, juicy tomatoes, sweet corn,...

Why Should We Care About Sustainability?

WHY SHOULD WE CARE ABOUT SUSTAINABILITY?

Sustainable travel trailblazer Costas Christ on why we should care. Interview by Marika Cain. I started down this career path as a...

 
 
 
This Magic Show is San Francisco's Hot Ticket

THIS MAGIC SHOW IS SAN FRANCISCO'S HOT TICKET

The Marrakech Magic Theater show, crafted and led by magician Jay Alexander in San Francisco, is the hot ticket in town these days,...

Turkey's Tourism Comeback

TURKEY'S TOURISM COMEBACK

Despite the U.S. State Department's current Level 3 advisory for Turkey , which stemmed from events including a terrorist attack in...

 
 
 
Summer in the Mountains

SUMMER IN THE MOUNTAINS

Warm weather months offer fresh ways to explore your favorite mountain towns. We love mountain towns in the winter for snow sports,...

Three Super Healthy Hotel Breakfasts

THREE SUPER HEALTHY HOTEL BREAKFASTS

Rather than serve sugary carbs and fatty proteins, chefs are increasingly drawing on clean and nutritious foods to produce morning...

 
 
 
How to Conquer Long-Hauls and Arrive Refreshed: Travel Advisor Judy Stein

HOW TO CONQUER LONG-HAULS AND ARRIVE REFRESHED: TRAVEL ADVISOR JUDY STEIN

We talked to NYC-based Virtuoso travel advisor Judy Stein for her best tips and product picks while traveling. About to take off for...

How Cruise Lines Help Preserve Our Planet

HOW CRUISE LINES HELP PRESERVE OUR PLANET

By: Susan Hanson Cruise lines and environmentally focused groups unite to celebrate and protect our planet. Greening the Galápagos Santa...

 
 
 
Happy 300th Birthday San Antonio, We Love You

HAPPY 300TH BIRTHDAY SAN ANTONIO, WE LOVE YOU

San Antonio is in the spotlight this year, as the city celebrates its tricentennial. As a native Texan, San Antonio means a lot to...

HERE'S HOW TO MAIL YOUR INSTAGRAMS

Take online photos offline. In a world ruled by texts, IMs, and social media posts, communicating by snail mail feels downright daring....

 
 
 
10 Things You Have to See at the Harry Potter Studios

10 THINGS YOU HAVE TO SEE AT THE HARRY POTTER STUDIOS

Fans of J.K. Rowling's beloved Harry Potter book series know that Harry is “the boy who lived.” Harry Potter definitely lives on at...

Where Are Luxury Travelers Going This Summer?

WHERE ARE LUXURY TRAVELERS GOING THIS SUMMER?

Where are luxury travelers going this June, July, and August? Virtuoso has analyzed its data from $40.7 billion in travel transactions...

 
 
 
Virtuoso Traveler: June 2018

VIRTUOSO TRAVELER: JUNE 2018

It's time for your next adventure, and it begins with the June issue of Virtuoso Traveler. Get back to nature with stylish tree-house...

THE JOYS OF ARRIVING AFTER DARK

BY DAVID HOCHMAN The first time I ever went to Palm Springs, the woman I was dating drove us there from Los Angeles late one moonless...

 
 
 



Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

Mexico's president-elect wrote Trump a 7-page letter vowing to reduce...

Mexico's president-elect wrote Trump a 7-page letter vowing to reduce migration to the US

REUTERS/Daniel Becerril Mexico's president-elect sent a letter to US President Donald Trump saying that his administration will improve the economy and decrease migration to... Read more ...

Avenatti says Cohen has more Trump tapes

Avenatti says Cohen has more Trump tapes

Screenshot via ABC Michael Avenatti, the attorney representing porn star Stormy Daniels, said on ABC's "This Week" that President Donald Trump's former personal attorney had... Read more ...

China's Xi Jinping just arrived for a visit to Africa - as US interest in...

China's Xi Jinping just arrived for a visit to Africa - as US interest in the region seems to be waning

Reuters DAKAR, Senegal - Chinese President Xi Jinping is arriving in Africa on a four-nation visit seeking deeper military and economic ties while his rival in a bitter trade... Read more ...

Here's how the most elite growth investors pick stocks

Here's how the most elite growth investors pick stocks

Lucas Jackson/Reuters Growth investing may sound risky, but there's a sound way to do it. Just a few great investments can do the trick. Locating companies that use their... Read more ...

An Air Force fighter intercepted a small plane flying near Trump's golf...

An Air Force fighter intercepted a small plane flying near Trump's golf course 'without proper clearances or communications'

Thomson Reuters BRIDGEWATER, N.J. - A US Air Force fighter jet intercepted a small general aviation aircraft flying near President Donald Trump's private golf club... Read more ...

Rubio pushes back on Trump's claims his campaign was spied on illegally...

Rubio pushes back on Trump's claims his campaign was spied on illegally: Investigators 'didn't do anything wrong'

Republican Sen. Marco Rubio said newly released documents about the Department of Justice's surveillance of former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page was justified, not illegal... Read more ...

Here's a timeline of Trump's contradictory statements about Putin and Russia...

Here's a timeline of Trump's contradictory statements about Putin and Russia from 2015 to the present

Chris McGrath/Getty Images Trump and Putin have maintained one of the most controversial relationships in politics. Throughout the years Trump has made various contradictory... Read more ...

Britain's Prince George turns five

Britain's Prince George turns five

Matt Porteous/Kensington Palace/Handout via REUTERS Prince George, son of Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, poses for a photograph to mark his 5th birthday on... Read more ...

Warner Bros. is releasing a superhero movie called 'Shazam' next year that...

Warner Bros. is releasing a superhero movie called 'Shazam' next year that looks a lot like 'Big' - here's the first trailer

Warner Bros. Warner Bros. debuted the first trailer for superhero movie "Shazam" at San Diego Comic-Con Saturday. It feels a lot like Tom Hanks' 1988 movie "Big" about a child... Read more ...

Robert Mueller is waging more than a legal battle - it's an information war

Robert Mueller is waging more than a legal battle - it's an information war

Business Insider Alex Wong/Getty Robert Mueller , the special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 US election, named 12 officers from Russia's military... Read more ...