Tag: Cities

A Day (or Two) in Puglia

We knew B&R Guide Luca Pacchioni loved Puglia. But when we saw the pics he took on a trip last summer, his passion became even more apparent. more…

In Deep: Cape Town

The harbour. Table Mountain. Cape Point. If having just one of these constitutes an embarrassment of riches, than Cape Town is a city spoiled absolutely rotten. more…

Pintxos, the Tapas of the Basque Country

As a general rule, we don’t often advocate eating a food whose name derives from the words “thorn” or “spike.” But when staring down pintxos in Rioja, well… what is it they say about rules? more…

The Patrimonial Passion
of A. Rafanelli

An Italian immigrant, Alberto Rafanelli first founded A. Rafanelli Winery in the early 1900s. more…

In Deep: Vienna

Few European capitals can boast of such historical and cultural significance as Vienna. more…

Corsica: A World of Her Own

The Greeks called her Kalliste, The Beautiful, and a few thousand years on, she continues to ravish. more…

A Weekend in Paris, Part II

Paris is a city built for walking, and the best place to indulge in the peripatetic pleasures is in the meandering streets of the Marias. more…

A Weekend in Paris, Part I

Whenever I visit our European headquarters in Burgundy, I always add on a weekend in Paris to explore the city and to indulge my culinary appetites. more…

A Weekend in Paris, Part III

Paris is a city that constantly evolves, and I’m always looking for new ways to experience it. more…

The Best Bangkok Hotels

In a city that looms so large, the trick to finding excellent accommodation is narrowing down the list to find the best Bangkok hotels. more…

The Best San Francisco Hotels

From the bay and its surrounding hills, to the colourful streets of its vibrant neighbourhoods, San Francisco boasts inspiring views from nearly every angle—including from your hotel window. more…

The Best Madrid Hotels

From traditional Spanish estates to ultra stylish high-rises, Madrid’s hotel roster is nearly as vibrant as its night life. more…

The Best London Hotels

With top-notch hotels on every block this city knows luxury, but what the Brits know better than most is how to treat a guest like royalty. more…

In Deep: Ronda

Imagine birds flying beneath you as the river Guadalevin flows below your feet. Imagine a history of love and happiness. more…

Where to Eat: Verona Restaurants

When it comes to gastronomy, there’s no denying that a host of Verona restaurants have helped the city earn its moniker, “the Garden of Eden.” more…

The Best Buenos Aires Hotels

With its impressive hotel line up, Buenos Aires perfectly blends an old-school European vibe with South America’s new-world cool. more…

Insider’s Guide to Vancouver

Lots of cities claim to welcome the world, but few can match the hospitable welcome Vancouver, British Columbia provides her visitors. more…

The Edge of the World

On a recent research trip to Catalonia, I began my voyage tracing our cycle route down from the rolling green of the Garrotxa’s volcanic hills. more…

Insider’s Guide to Bangkok

Trip Designer and Slow Road columnist Tyler Dillon provides a B&R-inspired guide to Bangkok. more…

Prague Sights:
What to See + Do

We couldn’t quite squeeze all the Prague sights Lewis recommended into our Insider’s Guide, but when taken together, they help explain why Prague deserves its reputation as one of Europe’s gems. more…


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