Chicago Farmhouse

Farmhouse, Chicago

Cosy tavern serving local produce popular with techies

Truc Vert on North Audley street, London - "Great place to meet" feature.
©Charlie Bibby

Truc Vert, Mayfair

French fare and a place for discreet conversation in Mayfair


Zinfandel’s Restaurant, Zagreb

Tradition and wine with breakfast at the grand Esplanade hotel

Capa, Orlando

Steakhouse serves meat from cows that listen to classical music

Hyde Park Barracks Café, Sydney

Order a ‘convict’ for brunch at historic former prison

Social Place

Social Place, Hong Kong

Dim sum restaurant is ideal spot to break the ice with a contact


Choupinette, Singapore

A slice of French chic in Southeast Asia

Florence Resort Sierra Leone
©Katrina Manson

Florence’s Resort, Freetown

Sample laid-back Sierra Leone with lobster on the beach


Eclectic, Paris

A touch of glamour and a view of the Seine

Temporal, Mexico City

Martinis worthy of Bond teamed with modern Mexican dishes

Claudette, New York

Provençal restaurant is quiet Greenwich Village retreat

Biggest thing in luggage since wheels

Suitcases are going electronic in response to 24m lost worldwide

Pleasure and pain of challenging moves

Expats coping with second-tier city assignments share experiences and tips on frontier life

Redbird, Los Angeles

Downtown revival is embodied at restaurant in former cathedral

Feedback: New York and business travel

Manhattanites mostly backed Michael Skapinker’s suggestions

Three ways we could love New York more

Dear Big Apple, your hotels, breakfast and subway let you down. Affectionately, a friend

Alt Coffee, Shanghai

A nondescript shopfront belies a destination for the true coffee cognoscenti

Buenos Aires, Argentina

The market-friendly government plans to make the country ‘normal’

Okra, Karachi

Smooth over security concerns at this upmarket restaurant

Residence, Sri Lanka

A restaurant and bar in a Victorian townhouse