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Alila Ubud Villas Offer a Secluded Haven in the Balinese Hillside

BY : Carly Zinderman | 2012

If you're looking for an exotic vacation that lets you get away from it all, but don't want to go without the luxury of modern conveniences, Alila Ubud in Bali is the perfect place. Overlooking the Ayung River valley in Bali’s central foothills, in...

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Five-Star Villa Marie a Secluded Sanctuary in St Tropez

"Villa Marie" is rather a modest name. There’s something played down about it. Even its website stays the right side of ostentatious—unusual for a five-star hotel on the outskirts of arguably the glitziest place on the planet: St Tropez....
BY: Anneka Bain | 2012

Live Like a Princess at Karisma's Azul Villa Esmeralda

BY : Sally Farris | 2012

If you've always acted like a little princess, or you just want to for about a week, then Karisma's Azul Hotel on the Riviera Maya is the place for you. Located on the Yucatan Peninsula, it is a prime Mexican tourism district, catering to the...

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Villas of Raffles Grand Hotel d'Angkor Offer Renewed Elegance in Cambodia

BY : Sally Farris | 2012

If you are in search of the lost city of Angkor Wat, free Wi-Fi, and complimentary espresso, then look no further. Who says that exploring ancient Cambodian ruins means you have to live like Lara Croft? The Raffles Grand Hotel d’Angkor of Siem Reap...

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Alila Villas Uluwatu Enchants Guests With the Beauty of Bali

BY : Carly Zinderman | 2012

Perched up high on limestone cliffs that stretch down to the sea below, Bali's Alila Villas Uluwatu is the ultimate place to get away, relax and rejuvenate. These exquisite villas are anything but ordinary with sweeping views of the ocean and...

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Costa Rica Luxury Villas of Cala Luna Resort

BY : Annalisa Solari | 2012

Having always dreamed of housing a luxury resort in an enchanted area, founders Antonia Pilurzu and Grietje and Els Depypere spent several months searching up and down the Pacific and Atlantic coasts searching for the perfect site for their new...

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Live Out the Fairy Tale at New Zealand's Mudcastle

A whole castle built with mud—it doesn't exactly sound like something out of a fairy tale, but it's certainly attracting travelers looking for their happily ever after. This uniquely designed pile of organized dirt and water is New Zealand’s very...
BY: Joseph Vasquez | 2012

Luxury Villas in Greece on the Market for Bargain Prices

Have you always dreamt of owning your own luxury beachfront villa in Athens, Mykonos, or Santorini, Greece? Well, it looks as if now you can with the current state of the Greek economy and its collapsing currency! Yay! According to German newspaper Der Tagessspiegel, luxury real estate brokers are seeing far more activity than they were a year ago. With the pro-European elections in late June, buyers are becoming confident in the Greek housing market, and since then brokers have been receiving 50 percent more inquiries than the first half of 2011. I guess there is a silver lining to ever dark cloud: this one coming in the form of hoards of world travelers with exquisite taste in real estate and the means (and smarts) to take advantage of these record low prices. Everyone wins (besides maybe the people of Greece, of course).
BY: Annalisa Solari | 2012

Maldives Private Island Villas | Where Pillows, Soap and Danger Meet

Located Southwest of Sri Lanka, the private island of Dhonakulhi is the site of some majorly luxurious villas. Dhonakulhi boasts the first marina in the chain of islands it is a part of. But of course, whoever is wealthy enough to afford their own...
BY: Sally Farris | 2012

Spot Gorillas Around This Luxury Private Villa Rental in Africa

Gorillas. That is the word used to entice escape-seeking tourists to this Kabale villa near Mt. Rwenzori in Western Uganda. And really, what else does an adventure-loving group need on an African luxury vacation? The six-bedroom, seven-bathroom...
BY: Sally Farris | 2012

Eclectic Pet-Friendly Vacation Rental in San Francisco

Most savvy travelers are familiar with airbnb by now. It is a service that allows individuals to list their personal abodes when they are not otherwise in use, giving guests access to unique vacation rentals around the world. If you’re looking to...
BY: Tara Imperatore | 2012

Luxury Villas That Cost Over $20,000 a Week

BY : Tara Imperatore | 2012

How much would you be willing to spend on a weeklong stay in a luxury villa? Keep in mind these properties are expansive (up to 12,000 square feet), completely private, fully staffed, located in top travel destinations around the world, and filled...

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