Palazzo Manfredi is a Historic Gem in the Heart of Rome

Surrounded by breathtaking views of Rome including the Coliseum, the Imperial Forum and the Domus Aurea, Palazzo Manfredi is a bastion of timeless elegance for visitors to the ancient city. The Hotel... read more

Gideon Putnam Resort & Spa: A Getaway That Feels Like Home

Gideon Putnam Resort & Spa
Mere minutes from downtown Saratoga Springs, N.Y., Gideon Putnam Resort & Spa is a true hideaway, its entrance hidden beneath towering pine trees. The 2,200-acre property on Saratoga State... read more

Studies Find What Families Want on Vacation

Hilton Hotels
Hilton Hotels has released its annual Hilton Blue Paper, which reveals the findings of two studies that indicate what families want, from food to amenities, while on vacation. The hotel chain... read more

Blue Plate Taco Opens in Santa Monica

Blue Plate Taco
Santa Monica, Calif.’s Shore Hotel has opened Blue Plate Taco, its first on-property restaurant. Located near the Santa Monica Pier, The Shore Hotel’s Mexican restaurant is adjacent to... read more

The Bowery Kitchen Brings Lombardy to Manhattan

The Bowery Kitchen
Tucked downstairs at The Bowery House, The Bowery Kitchen has opened in New York City. Headed by executive chef Andrea Mainardi and chef Simone Apostoli, The Bowery Kitchen menu features moderately... read more

First JW Marriott Opens in New York City

JW Marriott Essex House
The JW Marriott Essex House, the first JW Marriott in New York City, has opened on Central Park South. The 509-room Art Deco-style hotel includes the restaurant South Gate, the former restaurant of... read more

Sheraton Macao Hotel, Central Cotai to Open

Sheraton Macao Hotel, Cotai Central
Macau’s largest hotel, the Sheraton Macao Hotel, Cotai Central will open its doors on the Cotai Strip, a clutch of glittering casinos and hotels in the former Portuguese enclave Macau, on Sept... read more

'Iron Chef America' Challenger Lee Hillson Heads to The Phoenician

Lee Hillson
Former Iron Chef America challenger Lee Hillson has been named executive sous chef at The Phoenician in Scottsdale, Ariz. Hillson was the executive chef at T. Cook's at the Royal Palms Resort and... read more