As many New Yorkers head out to the Hampton's for their fill of a Great Gatsby summer - the more low key Ruschmeyers hotel emerges as an ideal alternative, in the surfie hangout of Montauk. By Lucinda Rose Constable.
A stylish and contemporary hotel for the modern traveller in Vienna and not a von Trapp in sight. Even if you don’t stay here, the hotel has plenty on offer - sculpture on the 7th floor, beehives, bikes and Vespas to hire, and a fabulous bakery and restaurant with a totally international menu - so much so, you may need to venture further afield to find a strudel or schnitzel. By Jo Pinnegar.
Beth Whitman heads down to Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula to a relaxed and low key Tulum and finds the beautiful turquoise waters provide endless hours of entertainment. Photography by Beth and Alex Whitman.