Ask The Editor


Ask the Editors: How Do You Choose the Best Hotels in the World?

We take a behind-the-scenes look at how our editors choose hotels to recommend and what travel trends they've noticed recently.

How Can I Beat Jet Lag?

Jet lag can be a nuisance for even the most seasoned traveler. Here are some tried-and-true methods for mitigating what can seem like the inevitable.

Ask the Editors: What Is Your All-Time Favorite Place?

Our editors tell us, reluctantly, where there favorite places are in the world -- a hard thing to do when you've traveled to more than 135 countries.

Ask the Editors: Unforgettable Outdoor Adventures

The world's most lavish travel experiences aren't just about hotels. Our editor-in-chief reveals his favorite outdoor adventures from a lifetime of travel.

Ask the Editors: Questions From Our Members

This edition of our "Ask the Editor" series features questions we gathered from our readers on social media. Our traveling editors responded to each one.

Ask the Editors: Why Did You Recently Recommend Baja?

A State Department Travel Warning has travelers worried about visiting Baja. However, tourists have not been affected by the violence.

Ask the Editors: What Destinations Will Make My Kids Put Down Their iPhones?

Our editors answer every parent's most-pressing travel question: What destinations will make my kids put down their iPhones?

Ask the Editors: How Best to See the Norwegian Fjords?

Hideaway Report editors answer all your travel-related questions. In this installment they touch on Norwegian fjords, planning a safari and more.

Ask the Editors: Where Should I Eat in New York City?

Hideaway Report editors share recommendations for the best restaurants and places to eat in New York City, especially for first-time visitors to the Big Apple.

Reader Requests: August, 2013

August 2013 reader requests answered by Mr. Harper. To request travel advice, [email protected].

Andrew Harper's Ireland

Countless words have been used to try to capture the spirit and the essence of Ireland. Indeed, this island to the northwest of continental Europe has inspired and produced some of the most renowned poets and writers of the past century. Yet, Ireland's dramatic scenery, warm and generous people, and near-perfect blend of the cosmopolitan and the traditional are best experienced in person.

Cape Town and South Africa

Cape Town is unlike any other city. With it has to offer travelers, most find one visit to Cape Town is not enough.

Reader Requests

Which is your all-time favorite Caribbean resort? Which is your favorite steakhouse in New York City? Friends tell us that Buenos Aires is the nicest city in Latin America. Do you agree?