Fire&Ice gets even hotter

Cape Town’s Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! will get slicker and bolder after a massive three-month structural renovation of its public areas gets underway on 1 June this year.

Hard Rock rocks Ibiza

Looking for a place to stay on your trip to the Balearics? A massive new Hard Rock Hotel with nearly 500 rooms is set to rock the party island of Ibiza from the middle of 2014.

The Versailles of Vienna

It's been home to everyone from Napoleon to Marie-Antoinette, and from 30 April tourists can live like royalty by renting a room at Vienna's dramatic Schoenbrunn Palace...

Nip-tuck for Paris landmark

Paris's landmark luxury hotel Le Lutetia, whose guests included Pablo Picasso, Charles de Gaulle and James Joyce, has closed for a three-year renovation.