Schwartz's Deli

Schwartz’s Deli, Montreal

Join a jostling crowd at a historic institution

Chris Brady, founder of Acro Aircraft Seating. Credit: David Parry/ FT
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An evangelist for no reclining in economy

UK’s Acro finds comfortable niche for fixed-back aircraft seats

Lobby Bar and Hotel Fasano

Fasano Lobby Bar, São Paulo

A wood-panelled sanctuary in a frenzied city

Bold Street Coffee Shop

Bold Street Coffee, Liverpool

A popular joint in a transformed historic centre

Bar Brule

Bar Brûlé, Paris

Mingle with the fashion crowd at this stylish haunt

Sydney Theatre Company
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Theatre Bar at the End of the Wharf, Sydney

A bar with high culture and views

Catch a flight and meet the team

Managers are finding they still need to meet face to face, says Philip Delves Broughton

Concept 13 Warsaw Poland

Concept 13, Warsaw

Traditional fare in a glitzy new society

BA backlash misses point of air miles

Calm down, they are not there to reward loyalty, no matter what the marketing may say

Van's Restaurant, Phnom Penh, Cambodia...BPT54B Van's Restaurant, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Van’s, Phnom Penh

Colonial grandeur, and food, in a fast-changing city

The Cuckoo’s Nest, Gothenburg

Stylish riverside dining where shipbuilders once toiled

Hotels must end the WiFi racket

A charge to use the web is no way to treat guests

Crown Hotel, Juba

Poolside dining in South Sudan’s dusty capital

Cabin calm, not air rage, defines 2014

The real story is how well customers and crew get on

Lodi – The Garden Restaurant, Delhi

A favourite place for Delhi residents to enjoy leisurely winter lunches in the sunshine

Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai

Resort’s colonial-style bar is a cool rendezvous for making deals

The ‘smart airports’ checking in apps and beacons

Terminals are catching up with passengers’ devices

Heathrow locals defy ‘Nimby’ stereotype

Supporters of a third runway outnumber opponents in eight nearby areas

Brody Studios, Budapest

A Bohemian spot in Budapest for the international and local crowd

Gradska Kavana, Dubrovnik

Ideal city-centre rendezvous serves great coffee and cake