Considering scotland’s abundance of storied links, it would seem ludicrous to label a new golf course as "the best in Scotland." And yet S
When a public-smoking ban took effect in London in 2007, the Lanesborough’s Library Bar could no longer serve cigars.
In 2008 a London penthouse reportedly sold for $200 million—the highest price ever paid for a condo.
Of all the things that London seems to be short on—sunshine and dispassionate cabbies, to name two—gilded shopping byways certainly are no
A decade after the end of the Troubles that divided Northern Ireland in two, the region’s stability has sparked a boom in tourism and tour
Following a six-month renovation, the Dorchester Spa has reopened in the Dorchester hotel in London with signature facial
The Harris hawk is a sociable creature, known to pursue and attack its quarry in casts, or teams, in the wild.
It was not so much a challenge as it was a dare: Design and build a golf course on a board-flat and barren potato field, leaving right-of-
At The Europe Hotel & Resort’s new 50,000-square-foot spa, an indoor swimming pool overlooks Lough Lein, the largest of t
After opening in December 2007, the Coburg Bar at London’s Connaught hotel quickly became one of the most popular watering holes in Mayfai
David McLay Kidd waves his hand toward the beach just beyond the dunes that border the 16th hole at Scotland’s Machrihanish Dunes.
Canadian designer Doug Carrick took both the high road and the low road when building the Carrick at Cameron House (+
The Carlton Hotel (+41.81.836.
The 16th tee of the Powerscourt Estate’s West Course invites lingering.
Sir John Leslie, the fourth of his line to hold the title of Baronet at Castle Leslie, is telling me about Jonathan Swift.
On its path through central Scotland, the Highland Fault skirts the southern end of Loch Lomond in the shape of a shepherd’s staff.
It may be a stretch to suggest that the course of World War II changed in spring 1944 when General Eisenhower, unhappy with the decor at C
In February, the Fairmont Mayakoba resort’s new El Camaleón Mayakoba (888.252.5020,
A trip aboard the luxury barge Magna Carta (www.magna-carta.co.uk
A leaden sky portends cold rain as old-fashioned London cabs—Belfast’s Black Taxis—sit parked along the Peace Wall with their motors runni
Archerfield Links in the village of Dirleton, Scotland, sits on land where bowmen once pitched their tents while helping Edward I of Engla
Sitting in a private study in the corporate offices of the company his grandfather founded in 1873, Herbert Kohler Jr.
London’s May Fair Hotel (www.radissonedwardian.com) no lo
A 20-day trip for seven to play 10 Scottish and Irish golf courses of your choice.
The 30-mile stretch between the firths of Forth and Tay in eastern Scotland is hallowed ground for golfers.
Horst Schulze's career, which he began as a bellboy in his native Germany at the age of 14, could have culminated triumphantly when he rei
The neighborly relationship between Claridge’s and Buckingham Palace dates to at least 1860, when Queen Victoria and Prince Albert visited
Irish history is inextricably intertwined with the British, and the Merrion hotel’s pedigree is no exception.
A visit to Ireland can be memorable more because of the people you meet than for where you go or what you see.
The Mercedes has bottomed out.