David Adjaye’s Ruby City

Sir David Adjaye’s visionary sparkling crimson design for San Antonio’s newest museum creates yet another reason to venture to Texas. Open to the public this October and aptly named Ruby City, the museum is the architect’s first project in Texas, and is informed by art collector Linda Pace’s fanciful colored pencil sketch.

Coordinates: Berlin

Described by David Bowie as, “the greatest cultural extravaganza one could imagine,” the German capital is a leading travel destination that serves as a hub for modern arts, music and culture, with numerous historic and contemporary attractions to experience and enjoy.

Girls Club: A Conversation with Alda Ly and Chiara de Rege of The Wing

According to The Wing’s in-house historian, the first professional women’s club in America was founded after Fanny Fern, a popular American newspaper columnist, was turned away from a speech Charles Dickens gave at the New York Press Club and told she could, “listen through a crack in the door.” Over 100 years later, The Wing carries on the tradition.