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Book Your Next Chicago Stay at The Langham, Chicago

By Kimberly Krol In years past, I’ve taken a hard hat tour of The Langham, Chicago, while it was still under construction, and I’ve indulged at the on-site Chuan Spa, but, until this past winter, I’d never had the pleasure of staying overnight in the luxury hotel. Needless to say, I was eager for the […]

Bali Break

by Kristy Alpert I took my seat on the floor beneath a large wooden pergola alongside a handful of fellow travelers sporting sun-kissed tans and eager eyes. A trio of girlfriends in their 40s huddled together to my right while a clean-shaven man, who seemingly swapped his business suit for board shorts, took his place with […]

Korean Hot Spot: Seoul Family Fun

By Gregory D. McCluney Like the frantic kitchen of a sold-out Korean restaurant, Seoul is hot, sizzling, a 24/7 mass of energy. Yet few travelers have the bustling South Korean capital of 25 million people at the top of their bucket list of destinations. Seoul may not possess the panache of Paris, the royal history […]

Culinary Artistry

By Hainan Airlines DINING IS AN ART, and now that applies to both on the ground and at 35,000 feet thanks to Hainan Airlines’ “Hai Chef” Inflight Artistic Chinese cuisine series, a collaboration with Dong Zhenxiang, a Chinese culinary master also known as Dadong. Dadong is well-known for conceiving traditional Chinese dishes from an artistic […]