Ewan McGregor photographed by Jake Michaels/New York Times

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Naomi Campbell, photographed at her home in Los Angeles, via FaceTime. Photograph: Gioncarlo Valentine/The New York Times

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André Leon Talley, in his boyhood hometown of Durham, North Carolina. Photograph: Jeremy M Lange/NYT

André Leon Talley – renowned fashion editor, prince of excess – has taken a fair few luxury holidays in his time. First-class flights to Biarritz, pri(...)

Forsyth Park in Savannah. Photograph: Adam Kuehl for The New York Times

Some of Savannah’s best-known attractions – mossy cemeteries, old mansions, ghost tours – give the misleading impression that the city is a macabre(...)