While much of the fashion pack will head out on vacation over the next few weeks, Monocle founder and editor in chief Tyler Brûlé is making a trip of his own — on business. The editor will is hosting events in Tokyo and Hong Kong to celebrate the magazine’s special-edition travel issue dubbed “The Escapist.” He will host a talk in Tokyo on Saturday evening at the Daikayama Tsutaya bookstore. Beams and Cartier are sponsoring the event. Then on Thursday, Brûlé will host a cocktail at the Lane Crawford store at IFC mall in Hong Kong to celebrate the opening of a pop-up store as well as the launch of the travel issue.