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  • The Hotel Sacher in Vienna, Austria, has old-school charms

    The Hotel Sacher in Vienna, Austria, has old-school charms
    VIENNA — The Hotel Sacher will never be mistaken for a hip hotel. The elaborate gilt trim in public rooms, the old-school celebrity photos that adorn the walls and the tourists in line to sample Sacher torte — all evidence that guests are unlikely to think of Philippe Starck or Shawn Hausman as they explore the place.
  • CELEBRITY TRAVELER: Actor vacations in Italy, always travels light

    CELEBRITY TRAVELER: Actor vacations in Italy, always travels light
    Raymond J. Barry has one of those faces that people recognize. It's the name that sometimes draws a blank. "I was shooting a movie in Spokane, Wash., and a woman came up to me and asked if I was her favorite father from 'Justified,'" Barry, 72, said with...

    Maria Altmann dies at 94; won fight for return of Klimt portrait seized by Nazis

    Maria Altmann dies at 94; won fight for return of Klimt portrait seized by Nazis
    Maria Altmann, who escaped Nazi-occupied Vienna as a newlywed and returned to wage a triumphant fight to recover Gustav Klimt's iconic gold portrait of her remarkable aunt, has died. She was 94. Altmann died Monday at her Cheviot Hills home after a...

    Romantic getaways

    Romantic getaways
    Berlin: Put Berlin next to Paris and you have both sides of the coin: romance, which occasionally appeals, and eros, which never fails. "Berlin is sexy," said the German capital's openly gay Mayor Klaus Wowereit, and it's been that way since the...

    Muscarelle prints grab the eyes

    Muscarelle prints grab the eyes
    When you leaveFrance'sfamous Ecole Des Beaux Arts after just one day, you're probably marching to your own drummer. But no one in the late 1940s imagined just how strange and different a path Austrian artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser would take in...