Articles tagged “monocle”

Standard Hotels Has a New Major Investor From Thailand

Standard Hotels Has a New Major Investor From Thailand

Deanna Ting, Skift

Foreign investment in U.S.-based hotel companies is a trend that continues. Even more interesting here is that Sansiri is also choosing to invest in so many other diverse businesses. How they plan to bring all those investments together eventually should be interesting to watch.

8 months ago

Monocle Founder on Design Inspiration and What’s Missing From Today’s Travel Ecosystem

Monocle Founder on Design Inspiration and What’s Missing From Today’s Travel Ecosystem

Colin Nagy, Skift

Attention to detail has done wonders for Monocle and its sister-brand studio over the last decade. The travel industry could learn from it.

1 year ago

Monocle’s New Quality of Life Top 25 Cities Survey: Tokyo Is Tops Again

Monocle’s New Quality of Life Top 25 Cities Survey: Tokyo Is Tops Again

Jason Clampet, Skift

Monocle's list never rewards destinations that splash out on grand gestures. It looks to places that think out development for tourism and locals alike in a way that's sustainable for the long term, not for what's cool right now.

2 years ago

What Happens When You Read a Stack of Travel Magazines at the Beach

What Happens When You Read a Stack of Travel Magazines at the Beach

Jason Clampet, Skift

We'd rather read a magazine than get grains of sand stuck in our iPhone, but we worry that we're no longer in the majority.

3 years ago

Monocle Magazine Launches Travel Guide Series With New York and London Books

Monocle Magazine Launches Travel Guide Series With New York and London Books

Jason Clampet, Skift

Monocle never does something unless it looks good, is filled with expert insight, and makes money, too. That's why we're happy to see what they're doing in travel publishing.

3 years ago

Living in a Japanese-Scandinavian heaven: Monocle Travel Top 50 for 2012/13

Rafat Ali, Skift

For a certain set, this is the travel bible for the next year. On this list, we're watching the moves from Norwegian and Turkish airlines for the next year.

6 years ago