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Alila Hotels and Resorts makes a splash with its latest hotel; Bahama House gets a renovation; and the Belmond Royal Scotsman gets a spa car. Read more...

Eleven Experience

Lisbon's many hills have allowed the city to create numerous miradouros, or viewpoints, around its center, which offer stupendous vistas. Read more...

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Numerous stores in Lisbon sell azulejos, both hand-painted and factory-made. Here is a selection of the best places to purchase the tiles. Read more...

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Fans of midcentury-modern design will love strolling Palm Springs' Uptown Design District with its galleries, coffee shops, art stores and clothing boutiques. Read more...

Trina Turk

The Willows Historic Palm Springs Inn is a Mediterranean villa of just eight rooms. It has an atmosphere of gracious tranquility and is close to downtown. Read more...

Victory Tischler-Blue

In Palm Springs, we stayed at L’Horizon Resort & Spa, a boutique hotel encompassing a residence and 24 individual bungalows, plus an alfresco restaurant. Read more...

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SO.PA and Workshop Kitchen + Bar ushered in a new food era in Palm Springs, and with the addition of other restaurants, the dining scene is now adventurous. Read more...

John Paschal

Watch Mr. Harper's video from Lisbon, where he stayed at a number of smart new heritage hotels. Read more...

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Fado is Portugal’s great contribution to music. While in Lisbon, we tried two contrasting but equally memorable venues. Read more...

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Residents of Lisbon escape to the Setúbal Peninsula, where there are notable wineries, beautiful beaches and medieval castles to tour. Read more...

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One of the loveliest wine regions in Portugal is Setúbal, less than an hour south of central Lisbon. Read more...

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Wine lovers should consider a visit to the Setúbal Peninsula, home to several wineries, gently rolling vineyards and a dramatic coastline. Read more...

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Lisbon has a wealth of attractions, so it's important to be strategic. Here are some hints on how to get the most out of the city's points of interest. Read more...

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It is a delight to stroll through the neighborhoods of Lisbon's historic center. This fall, I stayed in a number of smart new heritage hotels there. Read more...

Lisbon is exploding with exciting restaurants helmed by chefs who riff on Portuguese tradition without being bound by it. Read more...

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