THE ELEGANCE OF

WORLDLINESS

Worldliness is the highest form of sophistication. In these stories, you will discover a global outlook everywhere you go: in the transformation of a humble neighborhood into something bigger; the dream of luxury travel as experienced at half-speed; or the ability of contemporary art to visualize where the world’s going next. From each angle, you’ll discover that the more aware you are of other people and cultures, the more you feel at home anywhere your journey leads.

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WORLDLINESS

A DETERMINATION TO SUCCEED

Discover a new view of Los Angeles as entrepreneur and LA transplant Toni Ko reflects on how travel has enriched her life, helped fuel her business success and changed her perspective on the world.

WORLDLINESS

THE EVOLUTION OF A NEIGHBORHOOD

Watch from high above Beijing’s trendy Sanlitun neighborhood, home to InterContinental Beijing Sanlitun, and hear from art expert Philip Tinari about how the evolution of a quiet diplomatic quarter connects to China’s evolution.

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WORLDLINESS

THE POWER OF ART

Join Beijing’s world-famous 798 Art Zone as we talk to May Xue and Phil Tinari of the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art. Explore how contemporary art holds a mirror up to the world and can broaden our understanding of where our global society is going next.

HEAR FROM MAY XUE AND PHIL TINARI OF BEIJING’S ULLENS CENTER FOR CONTEMPORARY ART

“One major thing you can deduce from the work of a young artist is that they know what’s going on all over the world.”

– Philip Tinari

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August 16, 2018

The Evolution of a Neighborhood

Watch from high above Beijing’s trendy Sanlitun neighborhood, home to InterContinental Beijing Sanlitun, and hear from art expert Philip Tinari about how the evolution of a quiet diplomatic quarter connects…
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A Determination to Succeed

  Discover a new view of Los Angeles as entrepreneur and LA transplant Toni Ko reflects on how travel has enriched her life, helped fuel her business success and changed…
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The Architectural Evolution of New York City

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Wellness Traditions Across The World: From Japanese Forest Bathing to Germany’s Sauna Subculture

The human quest for wellbeing spans history, crossing all cultures and boundaries.

LIVE THE INTERCONTINENTAL LIFE

We’ve been helping generations enjoy luxury travel for 70 years in more than 180 locations around the world. From Shanghai to New York, Paris to Tokyo, every day around the globe people are discovering how they can experience luxury travel as it should be.

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