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The 5 Best Private Island Resorts

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 07.28.2016 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

For Condé Nast Traveler, by Paul Rubio. From the South Pacific to the Florida Keys, discover paradise at the best and most beautiful private island...

Summer Travel: New Boutique Resort On Chesapeake Bay

Andrea Poe | Posted 07.13.2016 | Travel
Andrea Poe

For travelers coming from Washington, D.C., Virginia and the western shore of Maryland, there is no easier property to get to on Maryland's Eastern Shore than this one.

This 'Glamping' Resort Is Luxury Travel At Its Best

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 06.30.2016 | Travel

If you've ever rolled your eyes at the concept of "glamping" (glamorous camping), prepare to eat your words. HOSHINOYA Fuji, a glamping resort nestled...

3 All-Inclusive Resorts for Every Riviera Maya Traveler

Michelle Rae Uy | Posted 06.22.2016 | Travel
Michelle Rae Uy

As a world-class vacation destination, the Riviera Maya is home to a ragbag of all-inclusive hotels and resorts, each one offering amenities that target a specific type of audience. In many ways, that's a good thing as it gives us travelers a chance to pick and choose. But having too many choices can be a frustrating thing, as you know, and sometimes we need to boil it down to what kind of vacation we want to have.

Is the FTC About to Ban Hotel Resort Fees?

Christopher Elliott | Posted 06.19.2016 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

An alarming rise in mandatory resort fees is pushing the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to consider a change to its four-year-old policy on the contro...

Fairmont Southampton : A Pink Resort on a Pink Beach

Priya Vin | Posted 05.20.2016 | Travel
Priya Vin

When we were planning our girls trip this year, Bermuda was not one of our first choices. We were looking into Charleston, Vegas, Miami.. and other s...

4 Luxury South African Hotels You'll Never Want To Leave

Sarah Laurence | Posted 03.17.2016 | Travel
Sarah Laurence

There are some hotels that you book into primarily to spend time out of - a basic hostel in a busy city, for instance, an airport hotel booked for con...

This Bill Would Kill Hotel Resort Fees

Christopher Elliott | Posted 03.01.2016 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Everyone wants to kill hotel resort fees, those annoying extras added to your hotel bill after you ask for a price quote. The latest effort comes from...

The World's 8 Sexiest Hotel Suites for a Romantic Getaway in 2016

Oyster | Posted 01.13.2016 | Travel

Have an anniversary coming up? Or just want to spice things up with your partner? Booking a hotel room with a cozy bed, scenic views, and two-person hot tub is a tried-and-true way to dial up the romance.

How Universal Orlando Sets the Stage for Halloween Horror Nights 25 in just 60 Minutes

Jim Hill | Posted 10.16.2016 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

It takes a lot of coordination between various departments across the theme park. Not to mention months and months of advance planning.

The Seven Faces of Palm Springs

Kristan Lawson | Posted 09.29.2016 | Travel
Kristan Lawson

Hidden in mountain ravines south of downtown Palm Springs, the area now called simply "Indian Canyons" disguises behind its generic name one of the most unusual natural wonders in the state: thriving forests of glorious palm trees in the middle of a bone-dry, furnace-hot rocky desert.

6 Tips for Traveling During Hurricane Season

CheapTickets | Posted 08.07.2016 | Travel

To avoid islands outside of the so-called hurricane belt, focus on the southern Caribbean and remember your ABCs--Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao are generally safer bets for avoiding a direct hit.

Are Mandatory Resort Fees Here to Stay?

Christopher Elliott | Posted 07.15.2016 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Resort fees appear to be proliferating -- and increasing. Only a few years ago, it was uncommon to find a hotel with a resort fee higher than $20 a night, and they were limited to resort areas like Las Vegas and Orlando. Today, they're everywhere.

The 4 Best Cities for Golf Resorts

Hipmunk | Posted 07.02.2016 | Travel

Whether you are looking to enjoy the ocean air at a links style golf course, or to accept the challenge of one of America's toughest courses, the US has plenty of incredible options for a golf vacation. In fact, of the 34,000 golf courses worldwide, over 15,000 are in the US.

Zihuatenejo: Still Mexico's Best Kept Secret

Max Gladwell | Posted 06.25.2016 | Travel
Max Gladwell

When I think of an ideal beach vacation, I think of a tropical climate with warm water, coconut palm trees, and soft sand. And when I think of great service, I think of raising a flag on my beachside palapa to signal I'm ready for another margarita and having it delivered moments later.

Customer Service Just Died; and Your Training Budget Killed It!

Linda Harding-Bond | Posted 06.22.2016 | Business
Linda Harding-Bond

Once a month the CEO of a certain Five-Star resort company would return to the home office. A status meeting was always held. All vice presidents and middle management would attend either in person or via Skype.

5 Tips to Plan a Better Vacation

Dustin Jacobs | Posted 06.01.2016 | Travel
Dustin Jacobs

With summer quickly approaching, the thought of a summer vacation may have crossed your mind. You may be thinking about location, activities to do and your budget.

You Better Belize It! Eight Fabulous Hotels in Belize

Oyster | Posted 03.15.2015 | Travel

Between the scuba diving, zip-lining, horseback riding, and Mayan ruin exploration, travelers don't have to stick to lying out on the beach -- though that's fine too! Read on for eight of the most fabulous hotels in the gorgeous country of Belize!

The 10 Amazing Things to Do, Eat or Shop to Get Through the Rest Of Winter

Condiment | Posted 02.25.2015 | Style

Though it's not always possible to escape the winter season -- even a getaway somewhere warm in the midst doesn't chase it entirely away -- there are some great ways to brighten up the dark days and cold nights of this time of the year.

Nestled in the Scottish Highlands Sits Crieff Hydro, a Victorian Spa

Helen I. Hwang | Posted 02.07.2015 | Travel
Helen I. Hwang

As gray clouds rolled in on the setting afternoon sun in the Highlands of Scotland, a bagpiper stood guard at the entrance, ringing a melody in front of the Crieff Hydro hotel. Once a Victorian spa retreat built in 1868, the resort is just over an hour's drive from Glasgow.

Your Next Exotic Destination You Had No Idea About

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 04.11.2014 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

The city of Sochi in Russia is in the news still for the next two weeks, and many reports have created the impression that the city by the sea is the last place on Earth one would want to be. But Sochi might very well be on your bucket list of places to see before you die. Here is why.

Party Time In the Lost City: Winik Family Vacation

Marion Winik | Posted 03.23.2014 | Comedy
Marion Winik

(Note: This is the first in a series of 134 articles about the Atlantis resort I will be writing to fund my upcoming Visa bill.)

Maldive Islands: One by One

Sharon Hoge | Posted 03.10.2014 | Travel
Sharon Hoge

While it may be the case that no man is an island, practically every resort in the Maldives is its own island, and they are exquisite destinations. Of...

The Faithful Shopper: Best of 2013

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 03.02.2014 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

It's been an eventful year for all of us in the New York retail and fashion scene, from grand old friends such as Bergdorf Goodman and Macy's undergoi...

Trends in Resort Wear: The Mysterious Kaftan

Nova Lorraine | Posted 01.23.2014 | Style
Nova Lorraine

What is the allure? Exotic, sensual and a definite must have! If you are fashionably minded, then the effortlessness of a kaftan is the confidence and beauty every woman needs in paradise.