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One of the world’s most exotic hideaways, the nine-suite Capella Lodge on Australia’s Lord Howe Island, has reopened after a major refurbishment. Read more...

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Two of the best travelogues ever penned, “A Time of Gifts” and “Between the Woods and the Water,” make a perfect read before, during or after a trip to Romania. Read more...

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On a recent trip to Chicago, our editor hoped to find a hideaway that we could recommend. Here is video of the hotel he recommends there: the Sophy Hyde Park. Read more...

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Romanian food is as regionally distinctive as that found in France or Italy. Here is a selection of favorite restaurants from our editor's recent trip. Read more...

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In the foothills of the Carpathian Mountains, Prince Charles owns a guesthouse. When he is not in Transylvania himself, visitors can rent a room or a cottage. Read more...

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For travelers fascinated by Dracula, there are a variety of locations that can be visited in Transylvania besides the most popular, Bran Castle. Read more...

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Our editor visited Mălâncrav to see the 14th-century fortified church and its famous Gothic murals. What he found instead was much more special. Read more...

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A 30-minute helicopter ride from Belize City is the newly opened Gladden Private Island, a 3,000-square-foot refuge offering 100 percent privacy for one couple. Read more...

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This daylong itinerary in Chicago's Hyde Park is a fun alternative to downtown, with recommendations of important South Side attractions. Read more...

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On this visit to Hyde Park, on Chicago's South Side, we skipped over the Museum of Science and Industry and visited three lesser-known gems. Read more...

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Chicago has long lacked a luxurious hideaway hotel. But a number of boutique properties have opened since our last stay, so we returned with high hopes. Read more...

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A few excellent restaurants in Chicago may have closed, but the vacuum is quickly being filled. Here are 8 new additions to the Windy City dining scene. Read more...

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Determined to find a hideaway in Chicago, our editor booked a trip there. After a few stays in various hotels, only one made the grade: the Sophy Hyde Park. Read more...

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This month we feature two contrasting locations: Transylvania in the heart of Romania, and Chicago, in the heart of the Midwest. Read more...

Count Kálnoky's Transylvanian Guesthouses

Culturally rich, peaceful and hospitable, Transylvania deserves to join the ranks of major European destinations. For now, it remains unspoiled. Read more...

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