In this issue...
Laid back Los Cabos lays on the luxury. The future comes into focus at CES 2020. What’s ahead for the hotel concierge. Istanbul builds its appeal. Crystal Springs is the perfect escape from Manhattan. Plus hotel fitness centers, skiing North America, business in Chengdu, fifth freedom rights, beating jet lag and more.

ON THE COVER

Baja Rising
Laid back Los Cabos lays on the luxury
Destinations, The Americas, Hotels



SPECIAL REPORTS

The Concierge Conundrum        
Will AI and VR spell the end of the hotel concierge?
Special Reports, Hotels



Worlds Beyond       
The future comes into focus at CES 2020
Special Reports, Technology



Taking the Fifth
What are fifth freedom rights and why are they important?
Special Reports, Air Travel



Beat the Clock
Some easy tips for minimizing the effects of jet lag
Special Reports, Smart Traveler




DESTINATIONS

Clear as Crystal
An hour from Manhattan, this resort is the perfect escape
Destinations, The Americas



Building Bridges
Istanbul boosts its appeal as a business and leisure destination
Destinations, Europe



4 hours in... Seattle
Urban buzz and hip culture in a serene green setting
Destinations, The Americas



Peak of Adventure
Ski season is in full swing for western North America
Destinations, The America



Fertile Fields
Chengdu’s business scene is a classic case of yin and yang
Destinations, Asia Pacific



LIFESTYLE

Missing the Point?
You may have more points-earning power than you realize. 
Here are six ways to rack up the miles
Lifestyle, World Wise


Healthy Demand
Hotels work hard to help us stay fit on the road
Lifestyle, Well Being



TRIED AND TESTED

United Airlines 787-10 Premium Plus 
LAX – Newark Liberty
Tried and tested, Airlines



Academia of Athens
Athens, Greece
Tried and tested, Hotels



AC Hotel Panama City, 
Panama
Tried and tested, Hotels