L.P. rooftop bar and restaurant in L.A.

A great rooftop bar has to have a few things going for it; the view, the cocktails and the locale all play into making a lounge-worthy rooftop bar.  Los Angeles gets a bad rap for its smoggy skyline but there are plenty of places around Hollywood and other 'burbs in L.A. to kick back on a rooftop...

Bellagio Fountains

We asked Mirage concierge Beverly Gallagher for her favorite Las Vegas attractions, restaurants and more.  What is a don’t-miss spot for a first time Vegas visitor? If you’re stepping foot in Las Vegas for the very first time, you absolutely have to visit the Fountains of Bellagio. The fountains...

Patterson Park Pagoda in Canton

Visit just one neighborhood in Baltimore and you're bound to have a rich experience, but to get a handle on what the city is all about, these neighborhoods help paint a clear picture of the city's flair for life. Inner Harbor/Harbor East Start a tour of Baltimore with options aplenty in Baltimore'...

Centre Place in Melbourne

In Melbourne for a couple of days and not sure what to do? With so many options it’s a real challenge. Here are our suggestions for first-time visitors looking to explore the iconic experiences Melbourne is famous for—the arts, sport, shopping and a vibrant restaurant and bar scene. Day One...

MoMa PS1 New York City Skyline

Long Island City’s hodgepodge of buzzing restaurants, avant-garde museums, cool watering holes, specialty shops and playtime venues is only a single stop from Manhattan on the number 7 subway. If you are visiting New York City, you don’t want to miss out on what is considered one of the coolest...

Exhibits at the American Visionary Art Museum include a kaleidoscope made of CDs.

Baltimore is a city of history: it has more monuments per capita than any other American city. Then there's sports—the Ravens and the Orioles—and a thriving arts scene. Don't forget the Inner Harbor, with its own shops, restaurants and places to explore. But to find something really unique, you'll...

Royal Ascot, UK

In the hustle and bustle of London there's always something on. Here are the best of the city's events in June, from top sporting action, stage shows at midnight and some special royal events. 5 June-22 July Bat out of Hell the Musical at London Coliseum: Forty years after Jim Steinman’s and...

A lion cub at the Lion Habitat Ranch.

Make your Memorial Day weekend in Las Vegas a family-friendly adventure that’s fun for kids of every age. Lions, tigers, dolphins, sharks and feathered friends find a home up and down the Strip, while thrill rides will make your hair stand on end. Munch on candies, solve a crime or even watch...

Geraldine Hakewill

Geraldine Hakewill admits to being rather daunted when accepting the role of Lady Macbeth in the Melbourne Theatre Company’s new production of “Macbeth,” running from 5 June to 15 July at Southbank Theatre. But listening to her speak several weeks into rehearsals it’s clear she has no regrets. It’s...

Stomping Ground

When temperatures drop Melburnians swap shorts and t-shirts for overcoats and scarves, cricket for footy and beer gardens for indoor venues. With open fires, hearty menus and a cosy communality, these very Melbourne pubs, restaurants and bars are sure to warm the cockles of your heart.O’Connell’s...