Many people don’t realize that the Edition Hotel Group is part of the Ritz-Carlton. It’s a great “edition” to your list of exceptional hotels. The Edition is a little more reasonably-priced and contemporary, but is quite popular with locals wherever they are located.

Fireplace at the Edition Hotel, New York City

This is especially true of the NYC Edition in Greenwich and the Sanya, the new one on Hainan Island, just off the coast of Southern China, featured on the New York Times List of the 50 Hottest Places to go in 2017!

Floating Dining Room at the Sanya Edition Hotel, China