Venice has much to offer to those who will visit in the upcoming weeks, from cultural exhibitions to lively parties and exclusive events. The city celebrates the 71st Venice International Film Festival, taking place at the Lido from August 27th to September 6th, 2014.
This roundup of videos shows you how to drink like a local around the world.
Summer is almost here and what better way to beat the heat than with a cocktail on the rocks, literally, at Minus5 Ice Bar.
Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona, announces two fantastic outdoor venues ideal for enjoying the seductive Catalan summer; Mimosa Garden, a lush courtyard oasis and Terrat, located on the hotel's rooftop.
Pound Ridge Golf Club – the destination Pete Dye design in Westchester County – and the luxurious Delamar Greenwich will continue their popular golf package through the summer.
New to the Miami scene is the Metropolitan by COMO, Miami Beach's Traymore Bar – but you won't find thumping club beats, dark lighting, and the latest passing fads here.
Clubino Pianobar, London's newest members club, is opening this month and bridges the gap between an intimate piano bar and a late night lounge.
Morgans Hotel Group unveiled its newest concept on May 15th, Sonny's Soda Shoppe at Mondrian SoHo, an Italian-inspired rooftop gelateria and cocktail bar located on SoHo's tallest rooftop.
The triple Five-Star Mandarin Oriental, Miami and Warner Music Latina launch MO Bar Unplugged, a series of intimate, high-profile concerts held at the hotel's swanky new MO Bar + Lounge.
A man in a suit races to make the final boarding of his London-bound plane. He barely avoids colliding with an exhausted tour group deplaning from their all-night coach flight from Bangkok. He flashes his boarding pass at the gate and disappears down the jet bridge.
This summer, Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas will offer live music high above the world-famous Las Vegas Strip at Mandarin Bar. Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings, guests will enjoy Top 40 hits and the sounds of live contemporary jazz.
Belmond Miraflores Park in Lima, Peru has reopened following a sophisticated four-month refurbishment, which reinforces its position as one of South America's leading city hotels.
These lively venues in Las Vegas are not to be missed this summer.
This spring, Two E Bar/Lounge, at The Pierre, A Taj Hotel, New York, unveils an entirely new approach to the dining experience.
This summer, an edgy yet high-end nightclub, Rusty Nail will arrive in the heart of London.