2018 Platinum List Awards

The 2018 Platinum List Awards

The world's best hotels, resorts, restaurants and travel experiences

2018 Platinum List Focus: Golden Door

When she needs an escape from her globe-trotting television adventures, Platinum List expert Ashlan Cousteau heads to this exclusive…

2018 Platinum List Focus: Osteria Francescana

Massimo Bottura’s boundary-breaking culinary institution in Modena, Italy, has again been named the best restaurant on the planet.…

2018 Platinum List Focus: Marqués de Riscal

A stunning hotel and Michelin-starred dining program enhance a visit to the City of Wine in Spain’s Rioja region

2018 Platinum List Focus: The Little Nell

For 30 years, this luxe Aspen retreat has offered guests unforgettable adventures in a sophisticated cultural atmosphere


Angela Lansbury's life in Hollywood (and beyond)

From her first Oscar-nominated film role in 1944, multifaceted star Angela Lansbury has worked with everyone from Ingrid Bergman and…

Richard Blais’ Life In the Kitchen

The winner of Bravo’s Top Chef: All Stars, Richard Blais is known for his wild creations involving liquid nitrogen and blowtorches.…

Martha Stewart on her Life in Media

Since she burst onto the scene in the 1980s, Martha Stewart has solidly maintained her position as America’s ultimate arbiter of…

Photographer Lloyd Ziff Finds Spaces That are Hidden in Plain Sight

For 50 years, photographer Lloyd Ziff has been documenting streetscapes of Los Angeles and New York. A new pair of books reveals vistas…

Jorge Pérez Views the Skyline as his Canvas

For Jorge M. Pérez, co-founder of the Related Group and a major donor to the Pérez Art Museum Miami, art and property development…

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Designer John Varvatos on his Detroit

By fashion designer John Varvatos

Supermodel Niki Taylor’s Nashville

Polo Star Nic Roldan on his Buenos Aires

International polo champion Nic Roldan on his favorite spots to visit in his hometown.

Illusionist Penn Jillette's Las Vegas