While urban wine country might sound like an oxymoron, it’s actually a reality at the stunning City Vineyard in New York City’s Tribeca neighborhood. The water-side venue is the perfect host for your next event — whatever that may be, from 20 to 200 guests and from cocktail party to plated dinner.
The singular edge of Italy known as the Amalfi Coast has long enjoyed an almost mythical prestige among travelers and romantics. The gnarled, cliffed bluffs rising from the Mediterranean, and the winding roadway with its sheer drop and sublime views has inspired poetry, novels and plenty of proposals.
Famous for being the largest log cabin in the world, the Hotel Fairmont Le Chateau Montebello has absolutely nothing to do with roughing it. This luxurious property, tucked into a serene setting in Western Quebec, began in 1930 as the exclusive and oh-so-private Seigniory Club. Built by a Swiss-American financier and constructed of 10,000 colossal red cedar logs by a master craftsman from Finland, the lodge was completed in an impressively short four-month period, with workmen working around the clock — cutting and setting each of the logs by hand.