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Art Destinations Where You’d Least Expect Them

They may not be Los Angeles or New York City, but these seven destinations prove that you can have a big art scene in a second-tier city.

A Perfect Day In... Brooklyn

This daylong itinerary takes in Brooklyn, the hippest borough of New York City. Enjoy eating, shopping and museum-hopping and see what all the hype is about.

13 Exceptional Hotels for Bird-watching

There is no shortage of luxurious retreats located in significant birding spots across the globe. Here are 13 exceptional hotels for bird-watching.

Aman Comes to Manhattan

The original Aman properties were small, exquisite retreats in Asia. Lately, however, the group has expanded to city hotels.

A Day in the Hamptons With Goop

Foraging on an organic farm and dinner by a Michelin-starred chef from Meadowood? An invitation to Goop's Road to Table event is too good to pass up.

Debut of The Whitby Hotel

Firmdale Hotels opens its second overseas venture: The Whitby Hotel, just off Fifth Avenue at West 56th, offers a prime midtown location near Central Park.

Noteworthy Changes at The Lowell

The Lowell, always a Harper favorite, has a new dining option, lounge and bar. All three complement the personality of the hotel quite well.

The Best New Cocktail Bars in NYC

New York City is a cocktail town. Here are 11 new bars where the drinks are imaginative and the settings breathtaking.

Hudson Valley Road Trip Itinerary

Enjoy a Hudson Valley road trip itinerary based on our editor's travels through the beautiful, scenic New York valley in the September Hideaway Report.

6 Essential Photo Galleries in New York City

From Pace/MacGill to Howard Greenberg, New York is a paradise for photography collectors year-round. These six galleries are proof.

Top 10 Tea Salons in NYC

The time-honored tradition of afternoon tea is alive and well -- on Mother's Day and all year long -- at these elegant tea salons in New York City.

Our Favorite Ethnic Food Markets of NYC

Reflecting the astonishing diversity of its population, New York City offers markets that cater to widespread ethnic tastes. Here are some of the best.

New York Hotel News

With the surge of visitors have come new additions to the ranks of high-end hotels, including the Whitby Hotel and a downtown Four Seasons.

New York's Latest Upscale Asian Restaurants

With the introduction of three new restaurants, upscale Asian food gets easier to find in New York City.

Union Square Cafe Reborn

Union Square Cafe transformed the restaurant world — in New York and beyond. After closing in 2015, it's reopened a few blocks away from the original.

Top New York Restaurants

Fine-dining establishments have returned to New York. There are now several newcomers likely to appeal to Hideaway Report members.

Escape the City: NYC Day Trips

New York City has an infectious, energetic vibe, but it's also a relief to escape to the countryside. This itinerary makes a fine complement to a city visit.

Lake Kora: An Adirondacks Lodge Fit for a Vanderbilt

Once owned by the Vanderbilts, Lake Kora is the greatest of the “Great Camps,” a luxury Adirondack lodge that can now be reserved in its entirety.

New & Noteworthy, February 2016

Mr. Harper reports on travel news from around the world including Cousine Islands reinvention, Four Season Lanai's opening and the new Six Senses Bhutan.

Ten Places in America to See Before You Die

Many people have a list of places they’d like to visit before they move on to the next world; here are a few American suggestions of my own.

United States Grand Awards 2016

Each year, we have the pleasure of singling out a number of particularly memorable hotels and resorts. These are the properties selected in the United States.

Restaurants of the Year 2016

Discover Andrew Harper's restaurants of the year, ranging from favorite informal restaurant in the United States to the best hotel restaurant in the world.

Hotels: Special Recognition Awards 2016

Each year, we have the pleasure of recalling our travel experiences & singling out a number of particularly memorable hotels & resorts. Here are our favorites.

In Good Taste: The Mark Restaurant by Jean-Georges

The Mark offers guests a world-class menu featuring innovative European classics with a hint of global flair.

New York Holiday Favorites

It really is the Big Apple that puts on the finest show of all during the holidays. Here is a list of some of my favorite sights and events in NYC.

City Guide: New York

Explore this irreplaceable, personal travel guide to New York City. From where to stay to what to see, eat and do, New York lends itself to visit after visit.

Favorite Post-Show Cocktails in New York

These two Midtown Manhattan venues serve commendable cocktails in charming surroundings for a post-theater drink.

All-Time Favorite Midtown Hotels

Andrew Harper picks his favorite hotels for those wishing to stay in Midtown Manhattan, ideal for visiting the MoMA, The Morgan Library and Carnegie Hall.

Baccarat Hotel Video

A video of our suite at the Baccarat Hotel in Midtown Manhattan as reviewed in the June 2015 issue of the Hideaway Report.

Photos: 8 Newly Recommended Hotels, June 2015

After traveling through Rajasthan, India, and New York in the June Hideaway Report, EIC Andrew Harper discovers eight new hotels to add to the Collection.

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