Introducing the first installment in a new series of monthly posts penned by the editors of Mr and Mrs Smith
[wherever] doesn’t tell people where to go. We are consumed by the experiences that make travel alluring for those who have already seen much of the world, and know that an annual vacation is not quite how they’re wired to see new places. We showcase interesting stories from the travels of great writers, and we explore the idea of travel itself. But we’ve had the good fortune to meet people that have made finding the right hotel an art form. We didn’t know how they did it, but we had to ask. The destination is important, but the place where you stay during any trip is as much a part of the experience as the plans you have while you’re there.
Mr & Mrs Smith doesn’t just select hotels, they have collected a trove of unique resting pads near and far. Their selections are unique and distinct, and their reputation for expert selection has bestowed prestige to any hotel that bears the Smith approval. It has been something of a mystery as to how they select the abodes in their collection, and we couldn’t let that mystery go unsolved.
As part of a feature series, [wherever] is going to give you a sneak peek into the world of Mr and Mrs Smith, by the very people who know what makes a hotel a Smith hotel.
She is elegant and refined, with a whimsical sense of humor and an infectious enthusiasm for life, learning, and all things beautiful. Her clothes are all custom-made from the finest fabrics hand-picked from markets around the world, her jewelry carefully crafted by the best artisans in their trades. Her manners are impeccable and unpretentious, but, as soon as you meet, you feel as if you have been best friends forever, laughing over inside jokes and swapping stories of foreign adventures. And don’t even start on her skills as an entertainer – dinner at hers is a culinary affair every time, and she somehow always greets you at the door with the exact cocktail or glass of wine you’ve been craving.
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