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Andaz Mayakoba Prepares for December Opening in Riviera Maya

Nov 9, 2016  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

With just a handful of weeks left in 2016, Hyatt is coming in right under the wire with the opening of their newest property in Riviera Maya this December. Located just north of Playa del Carmen, Andaz Mayakoba is situated on 590 acres of oceanfront property amongst preserved mangroves and lagoons.

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One Visit to Montréal Will Begin Your Lifelong Love Affair With the Canadian City

Jul 6, 2015  |   Contributor: Diane Sukiennik & Michael Reiss

Many people fly into Montréal for business, or they are on a pre/post cruise trip in or near this island metropolis, but they often neglect making the Canadian destination a part of their journey. One of the most inviting, vibrant, diverse and stimulating cities in the world, if Montréal isn't on your travel list, it should  be. If it is, here are suggestions on where to stay, dine and go while there:

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Discovering Québec's Food Scene in Montreal, Lanaudiere and Mauricie

Jan 9, 2015  |   Contributor: Cynthia Dial

Montrealers have three obsessions, I’m told. The first is the Canadian’s hockey team, the second is food and cycling takes third place. Though I’m an avid sports fan and bicycle rider (albeit back in the day), my trip to Québec involved numéro deux: its food. My mission was twofold: to forge an edible journey beyond Montreal’s traditionally tried-and-true poutine (fries and cheese curds topped with gravy), and to take a physical journey past the metropolis to what locals call authentic Québec.

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Dine Inside a Real-Life Gingerbread House This Winter

Nov 8, 2016  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

We all know the fairytale of Hansel & Gretal, and (under different circumstances) we’ve all grown up wishing to someday walk into a real-life house made of candy. If you’re visiting Tucson, Arizona this winter, now’s your chance to do just that.

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Rovos Rail African Train Journeys Might Just Be the Ultimate Way to Safari

Dec 31, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

Go ahead, kick up your heels, lean back with cocktail in hand and watch the African countryside pass by inside your luxury rail car. Luxury train company Rovos Rail takes guests back to a simpler time, a time when railways ruled the travel industry and romantic locomotives regularly transported guests from location to location.

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LOUIS XIII & Four Seasons Pair Up for Luxe Cognac Experience

Nov 7, 2016  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

LOUIS XIII Cognac is easily considered one of the world’s most luxurious spirits and right now and The Ty Warner Penthouse at the Four Seasons Hotel New York is one of the nation’s most expensive suites. So it makes sense that the two would come together to create an uber-extravagant experience for guests at the Four Seasons.

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Why New Mexico's Land of Enchantment Is a Great Place to Spend Christmas

Dec 10, 2013  |   Contributor: Lena Katz

As one of the most Catholic states and one of the poorest states in the US—but one with a world-class art capital and strong American Indian heritage—New Mexico is a memorable and unique place to be at Christmas time. Believers flock to the religious landmarks and saint galleries, skiers and hippies converge on Taos, and locals turn Santa Fe into a magical town of twinkling lights. 

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Fall Foliage Road Trip: Connecticut to Vermont

Nov 4, 2016  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

The east coast has been experiencing a warmer than usual autumn. Temperatures have been soaring into the ‘80s as far north as New England, making for some pretty epic opportunities to enjoy the fall foliage outdoors. Before things start to cool down, take advantage of this year’s weather and pack up your car for a colorful road trip from Lake Candlewood, Connecticut to Lake Champlain, Vermont. Get your playlist ready, pack your favorite sweaters, throw in your hiking boots, and check out our guide to an east coast excursion.

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10 Yoga Retreats to Prepare You for the Busy Holiday Season

Nov 4, 2016  |   Contributor: Kat Ward

The holidays are fast approaching, which means there are gifts to wrap, meals to cook, families to visit, trees to decorate and a whole mess of other things you need to get done to prep for your festivities, with little time for yourself.

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5 Restaurants Standing Out in Orange County's Culinary Scene

Nov 4, 2016  |   Contributor: Susan Kime

For years, Orange County in California has been known for its million-dollar estates, picturesque beaches, Disneyland and as the sun-kissed backdrop for shows such as The OC, Laguna Beach and The Real Housewives of Orange County.

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Hamburg's Stunning $1 Billion Concert Venue Opens After 10 Years

Nov 3, 2016  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

Much like Chicago Cubs fans, Hamburg’s residents can finally breathe a sigh of relief now that the Elbphilharmonie is finally completed. Started almost a decade ago, Pritzker-winning architects Herzog & de Meuron will debut their beautifully-designed, $1 billion concert venue on November 4.

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Omni La Costa Brings the Holiday Spirit to San Diego

Nov 3, 2016  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

San Diego is one of those destinations that doesn’t have four distinct seasons. And, if you’re used to snow days and chilly nights, it can be hard to get into the holiday spirit each winter. This year, however, Omni La Costa Resort & Spa in Carlsbad is debuting a new package for those who need an extra dose of Christmas cheer this season.

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Sleep Inside David Bowie's 7-Bedroom Mustique Villa

Nov 2, 2016  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

This year we lost one of the greatest musicians and innovators of our time with the passing of David Bowie. While his legacy lives on, we can’t help but miss catching glimpses of his otherworldly life. Thankfully, for fans of the English singer, there is still a way to get an up-close-and-personal tour of his creative and mysterious existence: his seven-bedroom villa.

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5 Hotels That Lived Former Lives

Nov 2, 2016  |   Contributor: Kimberly Fisher

It’s not that new, from-the-ground-up hotels are any less esteemed, it’s just that properties with a storied past are just more intriguing. Sometimes to really get a sense of place when traveling, the best suites are the ones found in historic properties that have been around for centuries. Long before these luxury destinations were welcoming guests, they were the residences of princes, the estates of Italian musicians and former prison cells. If their stories don’t impress you, their fine furnishings, list of amenities and scenic locations just might do the trick. Here are five historic properties that have been restored and turned into luxury hotels:

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The Porsche Driving Experience Zooms Into The Golden State

Nov 1, 2016  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

West Coasters, soon you’ll no longer have to head to Atlanta to get in some racing time at the Porsche Experience Center (PEC). The luxury car brand is opening a second location for its driving experience in California. In 2015, the manufacturer opened its first PEC and North American headquarters in Georgia, and with The Golden State being a major market for the brand, the company decided to debut its new facility in Los Angeles County.

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