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Paul Jebara

Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s Tin Building Dazzles as NYC's Coolest Food Emporium

Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s Tin Building Dazzles as NYC’s Coolest Food Emporium

A food hall unlike any other in New York City has  just opened its doors in the historic Seaport neighborhood. The highly-anticipated Tin Building sits inside a restored…

Panoramic view of Monaco. There are ships in the bay and mountains in the background.

Monaco Destination Guide

Despite its ranking as the world’s second-smallest country, the Principality of Monaco—especially its glamorous capital, Monte Carlo—has plenty of treasures for visitors to behold. Whether you’re planning a…

Restaurateur Joey Ghazal wearing a suit and standing in front of a navy wall with two arches on either side.

Building a Hospitality Empire in Dubai and Beyond, with Restaurateur Joey Ghazal

With all that Joey Ghazal has accomplished in the last decade, it’s a surprise that the multihyphenate gets any sleep at all. Not only has the Canadian-Lebanese “gastro-preneur”…

Cove Haven

The Kitschiest Hotels in the USA

America’s got no shortage of extravagantly themed hotels that transport its guests to another time or another place. But to discover the truly offbeat and quirky properties dishing…

5. Stockholm Design Week_ India Mahdavi's Takeover of Svenskt Tenn's Stockholm Gallery

THE ABOVE PAR CULTURE EDIT 1.0

Greetings, HAPpers! Paul Jebara here, HAP’s Design + Culture Editor, thrilled to be sharing our first-ever Above Par Edit with you. We at Hotels Above Par are always…

A Toast to the Future of Mezcal with Rafa Shin, Founder of Agua Mágica

A Toast to the Future of Mezcal with Rafa Shin, Founder of Agua Mágica

Rafa Shin, the founder of ultra-premium mezcal brand Agua Mágica, was just one year old when his family relocated from Seoul to Mexico City. Fueled by their fascination…

Dubai Destination Guide

Dubai Destination Guide

It’s mystifying to think that Dubai as we know it today—a glistening metropolis defined by daring architectural mega-projects, world-renowned restaurants, and, of course, a flashy reputation—emerged from the…

6 Majestic American Road Trips to Plan this Fall

Majestic American Road Trips to Plan this Fall

There’s no better time than the fall to embark on the great American road trip. Here, six iconic routes coast to coast—some of winding mountain passes, others with…

HAP’s Guide to the West Village

The Hotels Above Par Destination Guide to New York City’s West Village Neighborhood

Exploring much of Manhattan can feel like stepping onto a film set. But of all the movies to star in, you’d probably pick the one that takes place…

Hotel Reception - The Ned NoMad

This Hotel and Members’ Club Revives Roaring Twenties Glamour in New York’s NoMad District

In 2021, the old NoMad hotel—an uber-trendy New York hotspot celebrated for its sultry Jacques Garcia-designed rooms and restaurant from Eleven Madison Park creator Daniel Humm—permanently shuttered its…

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