Custom Scented Lotions

Diptyque has always urged clients to layer scents, lighting multiple candles at once. Now it's launched a mix-and-match lotion line as well.


What $500 Buys in Mexico City

The arrival of several luxury hotels and a burgeoning contemporary art scene notwithstanding, headlines haven’t been kind to Mexico City lately,...


Jumby Bay’s $28 Million Renovation

Posh, easy to get to, and very private—fine. But is the newly “refreshed” resort (to the tune of $28 million) really all it’s cracked up to be? ...


What $500 Buys in Amsterdam

In Amsterdam—where the Dutch are preparing to celebrate Queensday on April 30, when merchants of all kinds set up pop-up shops in the streets...


Artisanal Pizza in New York & San Francisco

Where to find the stars of the latest culinary sensation.


The Departures Guide to Zurich

Too often dismissed as one big snow-covered bank, this Swiss city is stylish, cultured, and now ready for its close-up.


A Peek Inside North Korea

Experiencing everyday life in the world's most closed-off country.

DVF Files

Diane von Furstenberg Files: Athens

I have been to Greece many times over the years, but I’d never taken the time to really see Athens. Heading there for the opening of a...


3 Unique St. Barths Spas

The French West Indies island of St. Barths has never been known as a spa destination—until now.


The Pierre Hotel’s Elegant Renovation

After a two-year renovation, New York’s grande dame will be quiet no more.