Hotels & Resorts

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Hotels & Resorts / Mexico

Cultural Immersion at CasaMagna Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa

There is just nothing quite like a vacation to an exotic foreign land, especially one that immerses visitors in the local culture so they can enjoy the essence of the region in an authentic way. This, the CasaMagna Marriott Resort & Spa in Puerto Vallarta delivers, offering guests the opportunity […]

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Destinations / Florida / Hotels & Resorts / United States

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Amps Up VIP Program

As of May 2014, ten years will have passed since the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino opened in Hollywood, Florida. Now with a 96% year-round occupancy rate, an AAA Four-Diamond rating and an array of accolades, this destination is at the top of its game. Located in the Seminole […]

Hilton Beach Resort Fort Lauderdale Courtesy Hilton Hotels & Resorts
Destinations / Florida / Hotels & Resorts / United States

Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort Exemplifies Eco-Luxe Lodging

Many hotels are making strides to go green with eco-friendly practices, but one has been a pioneer on the hospitality “green scene” — the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort. Having commenced its earth-friendly program in 2007, this property is well ahead of other hotels and resorts that are just dipping […]

Puerto Rico’s Best Golf Resort: Royal Isabela
Caribbean / Destinations / Hotels & Resorts / United States

Puerto Rico’s Best Golf Resort: Royal Isabela

Imagine a golf resort with tropical temps, year-round sunshine, luxury accommodations and ocean views at every turn. Now add white-sand beaches, wildflowers, stellar golf and unrivaled service. The result is the next best place you have to visit, the Royal Isabela resort, located on the rolling cliffs of Puerto Rico’s […]

Smokey Mountain view as seen from Tennessee-North Carolina signpost
Destinations / Hotels & Resorts / Tennessee / United States

Smoky Mountain Innkeepers with Heart

Despite tranquil scenes associated with America’s Great Smoky Mountains National Park, it’s a busy place. Stretching across western North Carolina and Eastern Tennessee, it’s visited by millions of diverse tourists year-round. For instance, motorcyclists are enticed by the “Tail of the Dragon.” That’s 318 challenging curves along 11 miles of […]

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California / Destinations / Hotels & Resorts / United States

Lakers Basketball and Four-Legged Friends at Luxe City Center Hotel

For those seeking a luxurious and accommodating hotel in the heart Los Angeles’ downtown sports, entertainment and business district, look no further than Luxe City Center Hotel. Mere steps away from a killer sports, showbiz and social scene, this unique boutique hotel is directly adjacent to the famed STAPLES Center, […]

Exploring the Luxurious Naples Bay Resort
Destinations / Florida / Hotels & Resorts / United States

Exploring the Luxurious Naples Bay Resort

Some luxury hotels like to be considered “destination resorts,” but few actually fit the bill. The elegant Naples Bay Resort in Florida is the exception that proves the rule – it is a self-contained destination of choice for upscale vacationers. Situated in Naples, on Florida’s Paradise Southwest Gulf Coast, the […]

Celebrate the Holidays at the Elegant San Francisco Hyatt Regency
California / Chronological / Destinations / Hotels & Resorts / United States

Celebrate the Holidays at the Elegant San Francisco Hyatt Regency

San Francisco is always a great place to spend any holiday. Among the city’s legendary hotels, the Hyatt Regency stands out for spirited yuletide activities. Here’s a little history and some good reasons to plan a stay at this famous hotel during this merriest of seasons. The hotel is just […]

Church of Panagia, Folegandros
Destinations / Europe / Food / Hotels & Resorts

Little Feet in Folegandros

We hadn’t planned to re-visit Folegandros so soon. It was late summer of 2010 when the sun descended as our fast ferry sped away from the tiny port of Folegandros back to Pireaus. We waved goodbye to the stunning little island we’d had the pleasure of discovering for a mere […]

Front entrance of Westglow Resort & Spa
Chronological / Destinations / Food / Hotels & Resorts / North Carolina / United States

Westglow Resort & Spa – Blowing Rock, North Carolina

Sipping wine while sitting in rocking chairs on the westward facing porch at Westglow Resort & Spa at sunset is a memory that will not soon be forgotten.  The evening sky over Grandfather Mountain and the Blue Ridge Mountain range was awash in the colors of the brilliant setting sun.  […]