HOTELS
FOREIGN AAFFAIRS
A SWELL OF FAR-FLUNG HOTELS SERVES EVERY GLOBETROTTING SORT

WHERE: BANGKOK, THAILAND
WHAT: Metropolitan Bangkok 011-66-2-635-5233 From $200
MOOD: Calm, cool, collected
DETAILS: Yohji Yamamoto staff uniforms, yoga mats in every minimalist-chic room

WHERE: MEXICO CITY, MEXICO
WHAT: W Mexico City (877) 946-8357 www.whotel.com From $179
MOOD: Global swinger
DETAILS: Hammocks in the showers, black-lava tunnel entrance, loft suites with TVs mounted on the ceilings

WHERE: SANTIAGO, CHILE
WHAT: Ritz-Carlton Santiago(800) 241-3333 www.ritzcarlton.com From $220
MOOD: Lightly Latin
DETAILS: Business foremost with high-tech amenities; pleasure on the fringes with Andes views and Chilean wine bar

WHERE: STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN
WHAT: Clarion Hotel Stockholm 011-46-8-462-1000 www.clarion.stockholm.com From $206
MOOD: Young ’n’ fun
DETAILS: Modernist rooms, lively lobby bar, lounge with waterfall

WHERE: TOKYO, JAPAN
WHAT: Grand Hyatt Tokyo (800) 233-1234 www.hyatt.com From $382
MOOD: Passport sophisticate
DETAILS: Sleek natural wood and earth-toned rooms, red- granite swimming pool, whiskey tasting room

WHERE: SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL
WHAT: Renaissance São Paulo (800) 627-7468 www.marriott.com From $220
MOOD: Upscale urban
DETAILS: New spa shows the softer side of business with wellness center and treatment rooms for two