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Stylish Beachfront Home at Nusa Lembongan

Aug 30, 2015  |   Contributor: Milda Ratkelyte

The spectacular 5-bedroom Villa Voyage lies on a soft white-sand beach on laid-back Nusa Lembongan island, just off Bali’s south-eastern coast. It offers complete serenity, privacy and stunning views of the island.... Read More

L.A. Food & Wine Fest Celebrates 5 Years with New Wine Seminars & Lexus Culinary Masters

Aug 29, 2015  |   Contributor: Vicki Arkoff

Just when you thought this week’s Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival couldn’t get any tastier, the city’s biggest annual foodie extravaganza will salute the newest Lexus Culinary Masters and has added three exclusive wine semin... Read More

7 Ways to Thrill Your Teen in Scottsdale

Aug 28, 2015  |   Contributor: Merilee Kern

So you’re planning an outing and want to keep your kids engaged with the family, rather than obsessively tapping away at their phones or other “smart” devices, long enough to log a lasting memory?... Read More

A Tale of Marriott's 2 Boutique Gold Coast Florida Hotels

Aug 28, 2015  |   Contributor: Steve Mirsky

When exploring Florida's coastline, there are definitive contrasts between the sugar soft sands of Clearwater Beach, historic streets of St. Augustine, and the ever hip South Beach shaped by Art Deco architecture, galleries, and clubbing.... Read More

6 Cool Vacation Spots To Beat The Heat

Aug 23, 2015  |   Contributor: Fiona Moriarty

There’s no denying that it’s extremely hot outside, and it will only continue to get hotter as we make our way deeper into summer. To beat the heat, or at least take a break from the high August temperatures, ch... Read More

The Classic American City That is Baltimore

Aug 22, 2015  |   Contributor: Fiona Moriarty

Hip, historic, and diverse, Baltimore is ripe for travelers seeking a unique experience in a classic American city. ... Read More

There's More to PGA National Resort & Spa in Palm Beach Than Just Golf

Aug 21, 2015  |   Contributor: Steve Mirsky

With a name like PGA National Resort & Spa, home of the annual Honda Classic in Palm Beach Gardens Florida, you'd be right to assume that golf is big here with five onsite championship courses including one that's brand new Fazio designed. ... Read More

Downtown NYC Goes Uptown

Aug 20, 2015  |   Contributor: Diane Sukiennik & Michael Reiss

The Big Apple typically conjures up thoughts of bright lights, Broadway and Time Square---all located in Midtown  Manhattan. ... Read More

History Of The Hotel: How The Modern Day Hotel Came To Be

Aug 20, 2015  |   Contributor: Fiona Moriarty

For as long as we’ve had civilization we’ve had hotels, though the earliest iterations of the hotel were a little different than they are today. In early biblical times, wandering travelers often took up lodging in the homes of local townsfolk.... Read More

Beyond Omelettes: 3 Unique Breakfast Rituals from Around the World

Aug 19, 2015  |   Contributor: Fiona Moriarty

Perhaps the only thing better than a delicious breakfast to start the day is a free one, which is why Hipmunk recently crunched some numbers to see where in the world the most hotels include breakfast as part of the stay. ... Read More

Top Five Exotic Restaurants in the World

Aug 19, 2015  |   Contributor: Alesia Hsiao

If you are a world traveler who loves the experience of dining out and trying new and exotic cuisine while immersing yourself in new cultures, then we have some exciting picks for you to try on your next tri... Read More

The Best Airlines For In-Flight Entertainment

Aug 18, 2015  |   Contributor: Fiona Moriarty

Long flights can be a drag, but there’s nothing better to make the time fly and take your mind off cramped economy quarters than a goo... Read More

How To Brave The Cold At An Ice Hotel (And The 4 Best To Try This Year)

Aug 18, 2015  |   Contributor: Fiona Moriarty

Throughout history, hotels have continually pushed the bounds of what constitutes an exceptional night’s stay. ... Read More

Endless Summer in Hossegor France

Aug 18, 2015  |   Contributor: Victor and Mary

Looking for a refreshing and restorative trip to a magnifique locale? Look no further thanAyurvedic expert and raw food chef Emilie McBride’s--personal chef to surfing champion Kelly Slater and the Quicksilver team--upcoming retreat in Hossegor, France. ... Read More

A Perfect, Scenic Day in Portland, Maine

Aug 17, 2015  |   Contributor: Fiona Moriarty

Lobsters, lighthouses, and more lobsters. What else does someone need to have a perfect, scenic summer day? ... Read More

Getting a Taste of the Gumbo that is New Orleans

Aug 17, 2015  |   Contributor: Fiona Moriarty

Attempting to articulate the essence of New Orleans, Dr. John (Mac Rebennack) once remarked: “everything mingles together… until nothing is purely itself but becomes part of one funky gumbo.” ... Read More

Off the Beaten Path: Exploring Melbourne’s Laneways

Aug 16, 2015  |   Contributor: Fiona Moriarty

Melbourne is the home of Aussie rules football, the film and TV industries, and a major center for literature and street art. ... Read More

Head to Seattle for an Outside-Loving, Beer-Drinking Vibe

Aug 16, 2015  |   Contributor: Fiona Moriarty

It’s time to take a trip to the gorgeous Pacific Northwest (aka PNW) famous for its plaid-wearing, outside-loving, beer-drinking vibe.... Read More

Tropical Paradise at Villa Mana, Bali

Aug 15, 2015  |   Contributor: Milda Ratkelyte

If you appreciate modern architecture and design you will love Villa Mana. Set amongst the green rice terraces of Canggu in Bali, this chic villa embraces and exudes style at every turn and fits perfectly within its natural surroundings. ... Read More

Modern Day Psychedelic: Explore Your Inner Hippie in Goa, India

Aug 14, 2015  |   Contributor: Fiona Moriarty

India’s southwestern state Goa has never lacked for tourists — its laid-back, hippie-friendly beaches and world heritage architecture, dating back to its time as a Portuguese colony, all attest to that. ... Read More

Kick-Start Your Next Vacation With These Amazing Hotel Breakfasts

Aug 14, 2015  |   Contributor: Fiona Moriarty

This just in: breakfast is the most important meal of the day. We recently rounded up some inter... Read More

Why Now Is The Time To Visit These Landscapes Affected By Climate Change

Aug 12, 2015  |   Contributor: Fiona Moriarty

Climate change is real, and it’s having a significant impact on some of the world’s most stunning, unique, and precious landscapes. ... Read More

5 Most Beautiful Places for Your Perfect Holiday

Aug 12, 2015  |   Contributor: Ivan Dimitrijevic

Planning a well-deserved holiday doesn’t have to be a nightmare if you know where to look. ... Read More

What is it about Driving a Porsche in Germany?

Aug 10, 2015  |   Contributor: Laura Sides

Do the words “Driving a Porsche in Germany” pique your interest? Market research indicates that we probably have, as Porsche appears to be the overwhelmingly preferred car brand by people all over the world when looking for driving experiences in Germany. ... Read More

Tschuggen Grand Hotel's Summer & Autumn Experiences Feature Spa Days, Golf Outings & Photography Lessons

Aug 10, 2015  |   Contributor: Gabriele Sappok-Klink

The Tschuggen Grand Hotel, a luxury resort set in Arosa’s spectacular alpine region, is offering a variety of innovative experiences for the end of the summer season. Home to award-winning cuisine, superlative spa facilities, and breathtaking views, the hotel offers exclusive arrangements for spa enthusiasts, families, photography buffs, the outdoorsy types and more.... Read More

Experience The Unique Difference With Luxury Travel and Luxury Condos

Aug 3, 2015  |   Contributor: David Kuttner

Luxury condos provide hotel luxuries while still retaining the charm and comfort of a homely setting. Vacation rentals have gradually evolved into luxurious resorts that people can visit throughout the year. Amenities ranging from televisions to d... Read More

The 4 Best National Parks for Glamping

Aug 3, 2015  |   Contributor: Fiona Moriarty

Sweeping majesty, untouched wilderness, astounding isolation: phrases like these don’t do justice to the amazing variety of U.S. National Parks.... Read More

Best Books for Your Superyacht Summer

Aug 2, 2015  |   Contributor: Roxanne Genier

Superyacht summers whether cruising around the spectacle of the rich Mediterranean or sailing beneath the rising chasm of the Norwegian mountains, are all about taking time to rest and rejuvenate. ... Read More

What Every Traveler Needs to Know About Duty-Free Shopping

Aug 2, 2015  |   Contributor: Fiona Moriarty

Vacations may be for the light of heart, but duty-free shopping is serious business. ... Read More

4 Reasons You Need to Explore Park City's Backyard

Aug 1, 2015  |   Contributor: Fiona Moriarty

Although the Uinta Mountains may not be a household name outside of Utah, with their vast beauty, they really should be. ... Read More

The Beginner’s Guide to Underground Eating in LA

Aug 1, 2015  |   Contributor: Fiona Moriarty

When you think of America’s great food cities, Los Angeles is right up there with the best of them. LA’s location allows stellar access to California wines and produce, its multicultural population informs a wide range of culinary styles, and it’s home to a number of celebrity chefs. ... Read More

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