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Enjoy the Laid-Back Luxury of St. Barth's In a Private Villa at Hotel Le Toiny

St. Barth might have a reputation for glitz and glamour, but island devotees know that its real appeal lies in its unpretentious vibe, understated luxury, and utmost privacy. There’s no such thing as a bad spot on the island, but for accommodations, Hotel Le Toiny rises above as a favorite of celebrities, honeymooners, and island regulars who are just looking to get away.

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Hotel Valencia Riverwalk in San Antonio Offers Cowgirls the Ultimate $19,000 Shop n' Shoot Package

Hotel Valencia Riverwalk, a luxury boutique hotel in San Antonio, Texas, is offering a girls getaway package featuring some of our favorite activities: shopping, shooting and sipping Champagne. The Shop n' Shoot Package, is perfect for a birthday celebration or bachelorette party. Starting at $19,000, the stay includes accommodation for 10 guests in the luxury Presidential Suite, quality time with a professional marksman, a pair of custom-made Lucchese cowboy boots, and a floating cocktail party on the San Antonio River.

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Villa Spalletti Trivelli: A Discreet Boutique Hotel Away From the Urban Rush of Rome

Luxury boutique hotels often offer some of the most alluring experiences due to their exceptional charm. The personal attention received from staff, fewer guests around the property and a welcoming atmosphere help make boutique hotels stand out. Along these lines, Villa Spalletti Trivelli is equipped with only 12 guestrooms and the exclusivity makes it one of Rome's top hotels on Trip Advisor.

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Adventure, Relaxation and Family Fun at The Westin Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach

Inundated with magnificent beach-side activities, excellent amenities, and stunning guestrooms, the Westin Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach Resort & Spa is ready to accommodate the most discerning guests. And with its location in the Caribbean, the soft white sands of Seven Mile Beach in the Cayman Islands are yours for exploring and enjoying.

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Walk the Halls That Were Once Home to 15th Century Monks at San Domenico Palace Hotel

Converted into a luxury hotel from a former 15th century Dominican monastery, the San Domenico Palace Hotel in Sicily’s picturesque town of Taormina still retains much of its old world charm.

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Grand Hotel Minareto Combines Just the Right Amount of Modern Design With Authentic Sicilian Character

Situated along a narrow, secluded road just over three miles from Syracuse and Ortigia Island, the five-star Grand Hotel Minareto is a deluxe coastal resort in stunning Sicily. The property is a network of detached and semi-detached suites on circular roads, some villas with sea views, and all within a short walk of a large central swimming pool and the white-sand beach.

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The Rustic Eremo Della Giubiliana Feels Authentically Sicilian & Steeped in Italian History

Centuries ago, earthquakes devastated properties around southern Sicily, but the Eremo della Giubiliana miraculously escaped any damage. Now a relaxing sense of seclusion and tranquility pervades the staircases and corridors of this delightful sandstone-walled palazzo. Add to that the friendliness of the property's staff and you have a wonderfully hidden retreat away from the stresses of modern life.

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Bask in the Mediterranean Climate and Enjoy World-Class Golf at Verdura Golf & Spa Resort

Overlooking a sweeping stretch of the Ionian Sea, Rocco Forte Verdura Golf & Spa Resort is a luxury property encompassing 568 acres of gently undulating land in south-west Sicily. The five-star, multi-building property is comprised of 230 rooms and suites with Latin terracotta and ochre exteriors, and ecologically-friendly features such as solar energy and water-recycling. Costing around 140 million euro (about USD $195 million), the project is the brainchild of hospitality entrepreneur, Rocco Forte, and is designed by architect Flavio Albanese; it's complete with golf courses, sea sports, swimming pools and clay tennis courts among many ente Read More

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Travel Back to The Edwardian Era at the Grand Hotel Villa Igiea in Sicily

Seated together outside our door were the Queen of Denmark and the King of Sweden and further up the corridor was Queen Maria of Romania — each caught in the eye of the photographic lens, indicating the type of clientele who once frequented Grand Hotel Villa Igiea. Steeped in history, this grand dame of hotel properties on the outskirts of Palermo, Sicily has hosted high financiers and royalty alike during its century-long, illustrious career. And it’s not difficult to understand why.

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Helicopters, Spa Treatments, Yacht Outings & More Being Offered in One Extravagant Vacation Package

An idealized resort in a definitively magnificent setting, The St. Regis Bora Bora is the kind of location that dreams are made of. For those who've ever looked into Bora Bora as a vacation destination, the overwater villas of The St. Regis are generally the first visuals that come to mind when the area is mentioned. It's entirely understandable considering that seeing pictures of the property can itself feel like a vacation from a day's work.

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The Stylishly Cool Casino Del Sol Resort, Spa & Conference Center is Heating Things Up in Arizona

Nothing quite prepared me for the sophisticated luxury and superb fine dining at Tucson’s only four-star resort. The moment you check in to Casino Del Sol Resort you are greeted by friendly and professional employees, all with a genuine smile who are trained in the subtle ways of luxury service.

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Bring Your Pearls and Pups to Celebrate The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel's 30th Birthday

The stretch of cliffside beaches and serene surf conditions along the Pacific Coast Highway in Southern California's Dana Point and Laguna Beach areas weren't always a destination for the affluent traveler, but once The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel opened in 1984, 150 feet above the sand, the area began to flourish. Soon several opulent resort properties opened: The Monarch, The St. Regis, Pelican Hill and other resorts welcome thousands of guests each year to experience the sublime and casual Southern California lifestyle. 

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The Riviera Palm Springs Resort & Spa is a Retro Oasis in the Middle of the California Desert

Palm Springs has been a celebrity hotspot for generations, and the Riviera Palm Springs has maintained its historic glamorous appeal by blending old and new Hollywood together. The resort was a favorite haunt of Rat Pack icons like Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr., and continues to attract present day stars with its rich history and famed pool parties.

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Chocolate Lovers Unite at the Decadent Four-Star Hotel Hershey and Spa

The scent of chocolate permeates the air, avenues have names like Cocoa and Chocolate, and street lamps shaped like Hershey's Kisses light up the town.  This is Hershey, Pennsylvania known as Chocolate Town, USA - the sweetest place on ea

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Stay At the Four Seasons Baltimore During the Star Spangled Banner Bicentennial Festivities

This summer, Baltimore is preparing for the largest tourism event in the history of the city as our national anthem, the Star Spangled Banner, turns 200 this year. Festivities include civil war reenactments, fireworks, air shows and other events.  At the end of the day, a welcome respite from the crowds can be found at the luxurious Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore.

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