Extend your summer: 12 hot winter sun destinations

If the impending darker evenings have you desperate for a vitamin D fix, why not escape to warmer climes? From Marrakech to Mauritius, we’ve rounded up the world’s sunniest destinations that will banish the autumn and winter blues

The new global fashion hotlist

From bespoke tailoring in Tokyo to the world’s most coveted T-shirt in San Francisco, Andy Morris investigates the people and places you need to know if you really want to stand out sartorially

Hot hotels 2016: part two

From indulgent retreats to examples of pioneering design, Issy D’Arcy Clark reports on the best new hotels set to open around the world in 2016 and beyond

Dubai: Burj Al Arab Jumeirah

A hotel that is the epitome of the 'everything in excess' Dubai lifestyle – the outrageous ostentation of the Burj Al Arab must be seen to be believed, says Issy D'Arcy Clark

Justin Rose’s hole in one hit list

The first English player to win the US Open in four decades, even 
for Justin Rose it’s not all about bunkers, birdies and bogeys; his favourite courses feature mountains, distant islands and greens reached only by helicopter. He exclusively reveals to Tim Hulse his top places to tee off

Five hotels for fashion lovers

Bed down in style at these haute hotels around the world

Nine of the world’s most curious eateries

Joe Warwick, author of ‘Where Chefs Eat’ — the cult book that reveals where chefs dine on their days off — looks at the most curious, unexpected and far-flung restaurants that have been voted for by chefs

Dubai: Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach

Dubai hotels can be a bit bling and brash, but Four Seasons at Jumeirah Beach manages to stay on the tasteful side of luxury with old-world service and sophisticated indulgences, says Philip Heard

Winter sun: five sunny places you could be right now

As a chill kicks in around the UK, many thoughts will be turning to warmer climes. But where can you get the best winter sun for your buck?

Five of the best Middle East souks

From imposing modern builds to chaotic medieval markets, Middle East expert Matthew Teller picks five of his favourite Middle Eastern souks to get lost in

Open-jaw travel: Abu Dhabi to Muscat or Tel Aviv to Amman

Simon Calder breaks down two 'open-jaw' itineraries that take in multiple Middle Eastern cities, flying into one airport and out from another

14 innovative city design features

What will the super-efficient city of the future look like? Ianthe Butt tracks down some of the world's best urban developments so far

10 of the world's slowest cities

With a more laid back workforce and flexibility on what 'late' means (we're looking at you, Dubai), these cities move at a calmer pace

Fast and slow cities

Which cities are super speedy and which are more laid-back? Nick Curtis has the results of the High Life survey...

High Life's hotel and restaurant reviews: were we right?

For four decades we have deliberated, cogitated and digested the best restaurants and hotels across the globe. But were we right? Not always…

Six of the world's best record stores

Just when you thought the stylus had, well, gone out of style, sales of vinyl records are climbing. Here are the world's most unique wax wonderlands

How to spend a weekend break in Dubai

Fancy a weekend of sunshine, shopping and a sprinkling of desert safari? Ianthe Butt goes over the top in Dubai

The tallest hotels in the world

The world’s tallest buildings are home to the latest hotels achieving new heights in ambition, says Nick Boulos

Dubai: Flintoff's favourites

Cricketer Andrew ‘Freddie’ Flintoff takes Gershon Portnoi to his favourite locations in Dubai

Freddie Flintoff in Dubai

He’s the iconic English cricketer who swapped life in a Lancashire market town for one of the world’s most glamorous cities. Ashes ace Andrew ‘Freddie’ Flintoff takes Gershon Portnoi on a personal tour of his new home, Dubai