Hotels

Luxury Hotel Review: Onsea House

Onsea House was the perfect "Welcome-to-Tanzania-here's-a-lovely-place-to-crash" hotel.  Coming from NYC, the journey to Tanzania for our honeymoon felt like a week-long airplane ride.   When we finally landed we were exhausted, hungry, and in desperate need for a clean place to ...

Luxury hotel review: Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo and Algila Ortigia Charme Hotel

Siracusa: Algila Ortigia Charme Hotel Downtown Siracusa (Ortigia) consists of mazes of ancient streets and buildings, where it's easy to feel as if you've stepped back in time.   Nestled in the criss crossing of streets lays the historic Algila Ortigia ...
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Luxury Hotel Review: Cabot Links

Golf Expectations: If you're a golfer, Cabot Links lodge and golf course is a must-visit destination! It features two of the best courses in the world (Cabot Links is ranked #35 and Cabot Cliffs #11), but is a fraction of the cost ...
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Luxury Hotel Review: Bernardus Lodge

Welcome to Bernardus! First impressions and the grounds: Pulling into Bernardus Lodge and Spa, you will be instantly hit with that California-vineyard feel, that until now, you only thought existed in Napa.  Rows upon rows of vineyards border the entryway, and if ...
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Luxury Hotel Review: Lodge at Pebble Beach

The Lodge at Pebble Beach needs no introduction to its famous golf course, overlooking the stunning Pacific coastline.   Even knowing about the hotel before my visit, I was still blown away by the scenery, hotel grounds, and hospitality.  In full ...
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Enchantment Resort Review: Luxury Sedona Hotel

Maybe it was the magic energy of the vortexes.  Maybe it was the glowing red rock scenery.  Or maybe the panoramic views of the Boynton Canyon had us in a trance.  All I know is, Enchantment Resort put us under a ...
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Luxury Hotel Review: Rosewood Miramar

The Rosewood Miramar is the type of hotel, where upon entering the grounds, you instantly know you never want to leave.  The grounds are breathtaking and it feels like you just walked onto a movie set, where old world country club ...
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Villas in Puglia are Serving Up the Sweet Life

Move over Tuscany -- there's a new star on Italy's travel map, and it comes complete with sun-soaked villas set amid Puglia's captivating landscape. ...

A Guide to Disney World for First Timers

Moms - you can do this.     You've grown your baby, you've been there through the night wakings, through the potty training, through the ...
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8 Luxury Spring Break Destinations For Families

Ohhh…Spring break.    These two words conjure up images of long airport lines, crowded pools, partying college kids, loud music…and bad decisions.     Hey ...
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Copenhagen Guide: 15 Festive Things to Do in Winter

Where can you travel in winter where the temperature may indeed plummet, but the people party on?  Come see how the Danes do it! ...
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It’s Time to Book This Romantic Countryside Getaway in CT: The Mayflower Inn and Spa

If I had one piece of advice for moms and dads looking to escape for a romantic getaway in CT at the Mayflower Inn ...
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Weekend Guide: 10 Things to Do in Stowe, VT

It has been one of my dreams to see Vermont's fall foliage bursting through the trees, illuminating the Green Mountains into shades of honey ...
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Munich with Kids: Bouncing from Beer Gardens to English Gardens

Remember that scene from Sweet Home Alabama, when Reese Witherspoon's character is surprised to run into an old classmate and her baby...in a bar? ...