Just before the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited British Columbia, Indu Brar discussed her royal ascension in the hospitality ranks.
The new roster will showcase hotels, restaurants and spas that consistently deliver top service, amenities and an overall sense of place.
We have the lowdown on the upcoming Forbes Travel Guide-sponsored awards gala in New York.
Of the 58 U.S. hotels, 28 restaurants and 23 spas that earned Five-Star awards for 2013, just six places achieved top honors across the board.
If you thought earning one Five-Star rating was hard, try winning the honor for three properties.