If hotel bars are the sexiest bars, then London, an age-old mecca for grand hotels and historic watering holes, might just have the sexiest bar scene on the planet. It was at a London hotel bar — DUKES Bar in the tony Mayfair district — that Ian Fleming created his “shaken, not stirred,” Martini-sipping secret […]
They say it’s what’s on the inside that counts, but this selection of picturesque drinking establishments begs to differ. From classic London pubs, to chic Parisian cafés, to an award-winning NYC amaro bar, we rounded up of some of the world’s most beautiful places to get a drink.
If you don’t know Mr. Lyan’s name, you may or may not be living under a rock. He’s the high priest of London’s bar scene, and whether you’ve had the pleasure of drinking within his stomping grounds or not, Mr. Lyan (otherwise known as Ryan Chetiyawardana) and his world-renowned watering holes should be on your […]
London’s toughest door admits fewer than 40 people a night. The bar itself is hiding in plain sight in one of the city’s most thronged tourist hubs. Welcome to the Yeoman Warders Club, also known as The Keys. The members-only establishment is situated in the Tower of London, the historic fortress and No. 1 paid tourist attraction […]
While hostels have historically had a reputation as dirty, undesirable places for broke backpackers, that’s not always the case. Hostels have always served as bustling social hubs. The best ones in cities like Berlin, Paris, Miami, and beyond have killer nightclubs, pool bars, historic watering holes, and even breweries on site.