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5 Under-the-Radar Cities in South America Worth Skipping the Crowds For

Jul 31, 2015  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

In 2014, all eyes were on Brazil for the World Cup and come 2016, it will again sit in the spotlight with the Summer Olympics taking place in Rio de Janiero. In any year, travelers heading to Peru typically plan on visiting Machu Picchu, while in Argentina, lovers seek out Buenos Aires for a romantic vacation. So what do these destinations have in common? They are some of South America’s most sought-after cities and are in turn, flooded with tourists from all over the world.

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W Atlanta - Downtown Gives You a Glimpse Into Just How Sexy The City Really Is

Jul 30, 2015  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

By now, you’d be pretty hard pressed to find a traveler who doesn’t expect a contemporary, trendy and energetic atmosphere any time they step into a W hotel. Known for their always-cool digs and dramatic designs, the brand is a favorite among stylish travelers and in-the-know guests. 

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Go Gorilla Trekking Above the Clouds in Uganda's Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Jul 29, 2015  |   Contributor: Katherine Bond

Some of the world’s best destinations are often the hardest to reach. Uganda is one such place. A landlocked country in East Africa, Uganda has stunning terrain that ranges from the snow-capped Rwenzori Mountains to the shores of massive Lake Victoria. Roads are decent in some areas, but in others, such as to the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, a skilled driver and off-road vehicle are required.

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From Sushi to Champagne: Los Cabos' Dining Scene Steps Up its Gourmet Food Game

Jul 28, 2015  |   Contributor: Vicki Arkoff

The sunny beach resort towns of Los Cabos, Mexico are known for a single culinary specialty: the Baja-style taco. But as much as we love Taco Tuesday, even the best tortilla dishes can get tiresome seven days a week, so the resort area’s top restauranteurs are stepping up their game with creative menu and gourmet dining twists fit for foodies.

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Sofitel NYC Mixes Classic Parisian Décor With a 1940’s Manhattan Art-Deco Vibe

Jul 27, 2015  |   Contributor: Steve Mirsky

Have you ever noticed that New York City hotels are often buried in a  jumble of surrounding architecture, obfuscated by a frenzy street activity? Without signage, you'd walk right past many of their entrances without noticing. Sofitel NYC is an exception to this scenario, rising 30 stories above 44th and 45th streets and sheathed in a contemporary pattern of limestone and glass among midtown Manhattan's concrete canyons.

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Mosaic Beverly Hills Re-Opens with Contemporary California Inspired Décor

Jul 21, 2015  |   Contributor: Victor and Mary

Mosaic Hotel will re-open its doors just in time for fall getaways, an ideal season for California travel and staycations. On August 1, the 49-room luxury boutique hotel in the heart of Beverly Hills will unveil its extensive multi-million dollar renovation, with traditional doormen sporting Bowler hats welcoming guests.

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Dupont Circle Hotel: DC's Urban Property With a Mad Men Vibe & Sophisticated Allure

Jul 13, 2015  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

There’s hardly ever a day when DC isn’t in the limelight. The fast-paced, iconic and powerful city constantly has our attention. Located in the heart of it all is a property whose urban-chic character and sleek designs flawlessly match the city it sits in. That property is Dupont Circle Hotel.

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Close to All the Action, W Austin Offers Posh Appointments and Modern Perks

Jul 8, 2015  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Located within the perpetually-buzzing Second Street District, and neighboring the legendary Austin City Limits music venue, W Austin has found its ideal home on Lavaca Street. 

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Celebrity Cruises and MGM Resorts Int'l Partner on Exclusive Loyalty Program Perks

Jul 3, 2015  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Celebrity Cruises and MGM Resorts International’s loyalty program members have more reasons to be excited about travel this year. Announced at the end of June, the two brands are partnering together to offer their members exclusive offers and benefits.

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7 Men-Approved Excursions for Guys Who Crave Adventure & Bromances

Jun 24, 2014  |   Contributor: Donald Herrera-Fairbairn

Sometimes us guys just need to be guys, and a number of vacations offer ample opportunity to partake in activities that seem well-suited to the rougher-around-the-edges sex. We've searched around the globe to find some of the most enriching and men-approved vacations available today. And, while we're certain gents will find these excursions interesting, it doesn’t mean women wouldn’t have fun on these outings, we’re just all for bromance vacations.

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The Laslett Notting Hill Combines Luxury With Quaint British Comforts

Jul 2, 2015  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Hugh Grant and Julia Roberts may dominate Google results when “Notting Hill” is searched, but let’s not forget how fantastic this cosmopolitan district in London is. The area is full of Victorian townhouses, retail therapy, restaurants and an annual Carnival festival, and very soon—August 15, in fact—its newest hotel will be opening its doors. 

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Karisma Resorts Promises Both Family-Friendly and Child-Free in One Riviera Maya Location

Jul 1, 2015  |   Contributor: Lena Katz

Is there a happy medium between child-free and family-friendly? How can a resort welcome both groups while annoying neither? Karisma Resorts, stalwart of upscale all-inclusive in the Riviera Maya region seems to have hit upon the perfect solution.

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A New Beginning for an Old Classic on San Francisco’s Nob Hill

Jul 1, 2015  |   Contributor: Jared Paul Stern

There’s a lot of history at Stanford Court, the classically-proportioned, century-old hotel perched atop San Francisco’s Nob Hill, but visitors will still find it perfectly attuned to the digital age. 

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Why La Valencia is On Our List of Favorite San Diego Hotels for a Summer Getaway

Jun 30, 2015  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

When friends and family visit San Diego, they usually ask me about the best hotels in the area. And after having lived here for over five years now, I definitely have my favorites. Recently, I spent a weekend at La Valencia (aka The Pink Lady) in La Jolla for a mini-staycation to see what it had to offer. At the end of the trip, it was added to my list of SD hotel suggestions for many reasons, including its location, suites and dining options.

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Casa Velas Wants to Redefine the All-Inclusive Realm With Eight AAA Diamonds, Casual Elegance and Expansive Included Offerings

Jun 30, 2015  |   Contributor: Merilee Kern

Nestled within an upscale residential neighborhood just a five-minute drive from the Puerto Vallarta airport sits Casa Velas—a serene adults-only luxury boutique resort that’s helping set new and noteworthy standards in the all-inclusive realm. 

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