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What Really Defines a Luxury Car?

Brian Moody | Posted 08.03.2013 | Business
Brian Moody

The idea that you can only get a luxury car from a luxury brand may be specifically American. Brands like Acura, Infiniti and Lexus were invented to sell luxurious Hondas, Nissans and Toyotas to Americans who probably don't think of Hondas, Nissans and Toyotas as luxury cars.

A French Caribbean: St Barthélemy and Guanahani Resort & Spa

Katherine Brodsky | Posted 08.03.2013 | Travel
Katherine Brodsky

There's something different about St. Bart's than any other Island in the Caribbean. Part of the French West Indies, it feels much more as if you're in France, but if France happened to be an Island.

The World's Most Expensive Itinerary Is Extremely Thorough

Posted 03.19.2013 | Travel

An aggressive new itinerary offered by London-based luxury agency Hurlingham Travel gives discerning travelers the chance to see every single UNESCO ...

Forbes Travel Guide Releases 2013 Star Award Winners

Melanie Nayer | Posted 04.28.2013 | Travel
Melanie Nayer

The prestigious Forbes Travel Guide Star Award Winners (which recognizes exceptional hotels, restaurants and spas all over the world) are out, and according to Forbes editors this is the biggest list to date (it also includes Forbes Travel Guide recommendations in various cities). These hotels, restaurant and spas don't bear a star, but they provide guests with a strong sense of location, whether through style or function.

Valentine's Day In The Bush

Karen Loftus | Posted 02.13.2013 | Travel
Karen Loftus

Africa has long set the seductive tone for globetrotting artists, explorers and romantics. So, if looking to up your romance ante, there is no better place on the planet to stage a romantic rendezvous than in an idyllic African oasis.

PHOTOS: 21 Perfect Boutique Hotels

Andrew Harper | Posted 04.09.2013 | Travel
Andrew Harper

These hotels are all unique in their own way and each more unforgettable than the last.

Amazing Experiences In Sri Lanka

Kensington Tours | Posted 02.13.2013 | Travel
Kensington Tours

Boasting far more attractions than we can list from jungle safaris, elephant sanctuaries and white water rafting to spiritual temples, sun-drenched beaches and mouthwatering cuisine, this once inaccessible country is quickly climbing its way up every globetrotters' bucket list.

PHOTOS: Inside A President's Mountain Lair

Joshua Berman | Posted 01.26.2013 | Travel
Joshua Berman

When Beaver Creek Resort opened in 1980, developers gave first pick of the ski-in/ski-out home lots to Gerald Ford, 38th president of the United States.

PHOTOS: DVF Does Australia's Hayman Island

Melanie Nayer | Posted 01.08.2013 | Travel
Melanie Nayer

Cashmere linings, organic cotton linens, specially-printed drapery, personal art collections -- when fashion designers work with luxury hotels, the end result is an experience worth indulging in.

Stylish India

Simona Rabinovitch | Posted 11.01.2012 | Travel
Simona Rabinovitch

We landed in Mumbai in the dead of night, that mysterious window right before twilight, where anything can happen but nothing feels real.

WATCH: Pulling Back The Curtain On Luxury

Posted 09.06.2012 | Travel

Luxury hotels spend a great deal of time making sure their guests never see how much time is spent making them luxurious. The romance of perfectly ali...

How To Save Money And Shop High End, From Trae Bodge (WATCH)

Posted 08.21.2013 | MarloThomas

You don't have to sacrifice your taste for luxury. Trae Bodge, Senior Writer for The RetailMeNot Insider, gave essential advice on buying high-end goo...

PHOTOS: On The Incredible Plains Of Kenya

Jacada Travel | Posted 10.29.2012 | Travel
Jacada Travel

Often when it comes to African safaris where does one start? Which reserves have the best game, taking into account the variety and concentration of w...

Searching for Logic in the Bubbles of Ballyhoo

Ilias Sourdis | Posted 10.22.2012 | World
Ilias Sourdis

Once we burst the glittering bubbles of Ballyhoo and come face-to-face with reality, we can see without any doubt the continuous deterioration of the quality of life in our world.

Billionaires... They're Not Like You And Me

The Huffington Post | Catherine New | Posted 06.28.2012 | Money

Billionaires could be a dying breed in the United States--but not so in China. The country saw a 20 percent increase in the number of households with ...

PHOTOS: 6 Great Luxury Trips For Summer

Departures Magazine | Posted 07.18.2012 | Travel
Departures Magazine

Preferences are often mixed within a group or even a couple. Thankfully there are many destinations that offer equally stunning city and country options this summer.

Understanding Millennials: 6 Lessons About The 20-Something Generation

Sandy Thompson | Posted 05.16.2012 | Business
Sandy Thompson

When it comes to this generation they are not going to wait. They are not going to settle. They are not going to do 'the right thing'. They are going to do what works for them. Their journey is ongoing, and with it comes their stories.

PHOTOS: A Day In The (Wild) Life Of The Okavango Delta

Jacada Travel | Posted 06.29.2012 | Travel
Jacada Travel

Well known to be one of the world's premier wildlife destinations, our senior travel designer just got back from an outstanding trip to Africa.

Bachelorette Party Getaways For The Stars (PHOTOS)

Oyster | Posted 06.12.2012 | Travel
Oyster

We figured if we did the legwork of finding the perfect spot to play host to each of the celebs' bachelorette parties, then they'd have to send us an invite, right?

Why 'For Sale By Owners' Miss 'The Right Buyer'

Trisha Ocona Francis | Posted 06.10.2012 | Business
Trisha Ocona Francis

In this tough economic market everyone wants to save money, especially home sellers. A home seller may want to consider or even actually venture into ...

PHOTOS: 10 Stunning Mountain Views Around The World

Oyster | Posted 06.10.2012 | Travel
Oyster

The snow is melting, but ski destinations can be just as pleasurable when the weather heats up: They've got some serious scenery going on.

PHOTOS: Driving Chile's Famed Highway, The Carretera Austral

Jacada Travel | Posted 05.09.2012 | Travel
Jacada Travel

One the most incredible and awe-inspiring sections of Chile is the stretch of Patagonia linked together by Route 7, better known as the Carretera Austral.

PHOTOS: An Idyllic Island With A Small Hometown Feel

Dwight Brown | Posted 05.02.2012 | Travel
Dwight Brown

Antigua is distinguished from the other Caribbean islands by its vast unblemished landscapes, its friendliness and a variety of secluded, all-inclusive resorts that each have their own appeal.

Playing Princess In Paris: My 24 Hours At The Plaza Athenee

Louise Roe | Posted 04.17.2012 | Travel
Louise Roe

There are some moments in my life's memories, when hotels have truly created a fairytale.

PHOTOS: Going Back In Time At A Remote Eco-Resort

Jennifer Schwab | Posted 04.04.2012 | Travel
Jennifer Schwab

One of the most memorable experiences of my life, reminiscent of Marty McFLy traveling in his "Back To The Future" DeLorean, my visit to Nihiwatu in Sumba, Indonesia was truly a trip back in time.