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East Coast Tasting Trails

Sep 30, 2011  |   Contributor: Lena Katz

George Washington with his whiskey and Sam Adams with his Boston beer set great traditions on the East Coast hundreds of years ago, but in the last 50 years, Califor... Read More

Caesars Palace Las Vegas | A Roman Renaissance on the Strip

Sep 30, 2011  |   Contributor: Lena Katz

The continuing evolution of Caesars Palace on the Las Vegas Strip shows that, while some hospitality concepts come and go, others can change with the times while still maintaining a classic brand.... Read More

5 Glorious Leaf-Peeping Trips for Autumn

Sep 29, 2011  |   Contributor: The Daily Meal

The leaves, they are a-changing — and not just in New England. Check out these five alternative leaf-peeping destinations for an autumn to remember.... Read More

Travel Around the World by Private Jet With Four Seasons

Sep 29, 2011  |   Contributor: Jared Paul Stern

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts has partnered with TCS & Starquest Expeditions on a new round-the-world expedition via private jet. The luxurious 22-day excursion skips around the globe to visit only Four Seasons hotels and resorts in comfort and style.... Read More

Stockholm See and Do | Autumn in the Archipelago

Sep 27, 2011  |   Contributor: C O

Stockholm is the perfect destination for the end of summer or beginning of autumn, just before it starts getting cold. Celebrated as the “Venice of the North”, Stockholm sits on 14 islands and is known as Europe’s first green capital. Lucid memories of Stockholm include trend-obsessed, pram-pushing, salty food-eating, and design over-functioning sorts of streets and people, but here are five must do’s for an overall introduction to this Swedish port.... Read More

The Retreat in Laguna | Italian Inspired Luxury in Southern California

Sep 22, 2011  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

A favorite of celebrities around the world, the town of Laguna Beach has many beautiful views, activities, art and culture to tempt even the most casual beachcomber. As one of the most desirable beach locales in California, the Villas at The Retreat in Laguna are uniquely situated above Saint Anne’s Beach, minutes from downtown.... Read More

Paris Vacation Rental | Stay and Play for Weeks with Airbnb's Sublet Service

Sep 21, 2011  |   Contributor: Eric Meyers

Just this week, airbnb launched their sublet service, allowing travelers to plan extended stays in apartments and homes around the world. One place in which visitors can rarely spend enough time is Paris, so why not spend a month or two in the city of lights? The Lutetia property is one of over 700 properties listed in Paris alone, and provides the perfect mix of luxury and homestyle comfort.... Read More

The Tour Club Tees Up Amazing Golfing Vacations

Sep 20, 2011  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

The Tour Club just may be the consummate destination-club option for golfing enthusiasts ever to hit the market. It combines the know-how of one of the world’s most distinguished destination clubs, Quintess, with golf’s most prominent professional organization, the PGA Tour. It is the dynamics of this unique pairing that results in various all-encompassing golf-related vacation experiences.... Read More

Turks and Caicos Islands | Five Luxurious Villas in Providenciales

Sep 15, 2011  |   Contributor: Tim Cotroneo

You’ve dreamed about the ultimate Caribbean beach vacation. You keep hearing how there is something special when staying in a private villa. Once you’ve experienced a villa in the spectacular Turks and Caicos Islands, you won’t have it any other way.... Read More

Hampton Bay Beach Chateau | Extend Summer with a Waterfront Weekend

Sep 12, 2011  |   Contributor: Eric Meyers

Every resort offers certain classy amenities, whether it be a restaurant headed up by a TV celebrity chef, or a spa offering the most sumptuous soaks and massages, but for those wishing to avoid the stigma of becoming someone who knows the price of everything but the value of nothing, there are a collection of unique properties out there that provide an experience in favor of exquisite services. These premises are listed with airbnb, a service that allows individuals to list their personal plots when they are not otherwise in use, giving travelers truly atypical trip-planning choices.... Read More

The Famed "Orient Express" Arrives in Istanbul

Sep 8, 2011  |   Contributor: Rana Babac

The Venice Simplon-Orient-Express— aka The "Orient Express"— departed from Paris on Sept. 2, 2011, and has arrived in Istanbul on Wednesday through Budapest, Bucharest and Varna with its 97 passengers from 31 different countries around the world, including Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Germany, US, France and Italy.... Read More

Le Méridien Bora Bora Gives New Meaning to Being Green

Sep 6, 2011  |   Contributor: Ariston Anderson

In a short amount of time, the words “eco-friendly” and “green” have quickly become halfhearted buzzwords. I’ve stayed at plenty of “eco-luxe” hotels, for example, that while providing freshly-laundered bamboo sheets throw out enough food to feed a small nation. It’s a hard thing to do, and few do it right. But when you see a company working from a personal mission versus a brand marketing plan, it’s a sure plan for real success. And ultimately luxury travel should be about experiencing something new, not just coming home with a tan. ... Read More

Irish Folklore | Haunted Tales of Ireland

Sep 2, 2011  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

With Halloween creeping around the corner, we just couldn't resist sharing a good ghost story, especially when the frightening tale is told from one of our favorite destinations.... Read More

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