The Most Over-The-Top Hotel Amenities On The Menu

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_gallery type=”image_grid” images=”2833,2831,2830,2836,2827,2826,2825,2823″][vc_column_text]In simpler times, free WiFi and warm chocolate chip cookies at check-in were perfectly acceptable hotel amenities–some even called them perks. But in what can only be described as a veritable arms race of concierges and insert-artisanal-product butlers, amenities at the world’s most luxurious hotelsare exceptionally–and unusually–extravagant.

Hotel …

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What To Do In Norfolk Virginia

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When brainstorming ideas for a weekend getaway in the fall and winter, coastal Virginia is probably not the first place that comes to mind. While places like Norfolk are quite popular in the summer months with beaches and festivals abounding, these cities and towns have much to offer in the …

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Burgeoning Borough

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You would be hard pressed to find anyone anywhere who has not heard of Brooklyn, which in recent times has gained as much notoriety as Manhattan, becoming not only a desirable place for New Yorkers to settle down in but also a must see on every tourists list.

A melting …

Hamptons Travel Spots

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Travel Guide: Memorial Day Ideas in The Hamptons

Memorial Day weekend is almost here. Naturally, we are all dusting off our white jeans and boat shoes to prepare for the classic holiday jaunt in the Hamptons. Join us as we catch up with the ever-glamorous Travel Curator herself, Melanie Brandman.…

The Best Hotels In São Paulo

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The Hotel Unique’s rooftop pool deck pulls double duty as a lounge space for the Skye Bar, where young Paulistanos unwinding in the open-air sip ruby red house cocktails and chill to DJ sounds. All of which is to say that the vibe you discover at the iconic property in …

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Travel in wilmington nc

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Wilmington is a gorgeous area in North Carolina. It is a city that has breathtaking views of the ocean and numerous things for families to do. If you are looking for a cheap hotel, consider going after the summer vacationers have left. You can find great deals on hotels during …

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Travel In Disney Orlando Florida

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Whether you want to go on the best family vacation of your lifetime or if you want to go on an adventure with your significant other, Orlando will be your best bet. There’s a reason Orlando is known as the best vacation destination in the United States.

You can find …

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15 Best Hotel Restaurants

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Hotels are known for many things when it comes to luxury amenities—crisp sheets, spa-quality beauty products, fluffy bathrobes, and so on. But hotel dining isn’t necessarily one of them.

There are the lucky few worldwide, however, that house award-winning restaurants on their premises, bringing good food right to you.

From …

Summer Vacation Ideas: Where to Go This Summer

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Summer weather is finally here and we are all ready for a sunny little sojourn. We caught up with our friend Melanie Brandman, The Travel Curator to find out which destinations are the trendiest spots to work on our time, dance until dawn or experience some serious cultural stimuli. See …

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Travel in chicago

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Chicago is a cosmopolitan destination that offers plenty of variety for visitors. It boasts an eclectic cultural scene, and it’s also a great city for dancing the night away at the hottest clubs. Whether visitors are searching for a sophisticated urban escape or a gritty experience of the urban landscape, …

places to go travel 2018

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We travel for lot of reasons: to relax, recharge, to get inspired, and for bragging rights. Who doesn’t revel in telling friends you just got back from the latest under-the-radar, about-to-blow-up, crazy beautiful place no one’s heard of…yet? Your travel-obsessed Lifestyle Mirror editors amassed an impressive amount of frequent flier

lake como italy travel guide

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When you’re visiting Lake Como, about an hour’s drive from Milan, George will inevitably come up in conversation.

“Do you want to see George Clooney’s house?” our driver asks us while on the way from the airport to the hotel.

We demur.

He pulls over anyway and points to a …

Best Travel Gadgets

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You’re probably struck with the travel bug now that spring is approaching. But before you escape your man cave for a few days, there are a few essential gadgets you should make sure to have in tow. We rounded up the best travel gadgets we could find to make your …

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Where To Go In 2018 – TRAVEL SLIDESHOW

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The start of a new year is an opportunity to revise our list of must-see destinations. Authenticity remains the most modern form of luxury travel, which makes 2018 a great year for the second city. These are the lesser-known cities in popular destinations—the smaller, more off-beat urban locales. They are …

How To Couch Surf With Marian Schembari

How To Couch Surf With Marian Schembari

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Do you want to travel but your budget won’t budge? Couchsurfing.org has your number. Founded in 2004 by Casey Fenton, the website is an international network that connects travelers with locals in over 230 countries and territories making it easy to get around, and couch surf, for cheap. We talked …

The High-Altitude Charm Of Svaneti, Georgia

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With all eyes on Sochi and the Winter Olympics, we thought it timely to explore other areas of the Caucasus. While Russia has been hoarding snow, the slopes of Svaneti, Georgia are covered in real snow and ready for eager skiers. The aesthetic allure of the Caucasus Mountains is complemented …

The Best Caribbean Vacation

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The Best Caribbean Vacations
The season may belong to St. Nick, but surely he’d understand if you’d rather spend the holidays with St. Barths. Or St. John. Or perhaps even St. Martin. After all, sleigh riding and snowshoeing are really no match for island hopping.

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The Striking Natural Beauty Of Utah

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The Striking Natural Beauty Of Utah

WHERE: Southern Utah, USA. The two million acres encompassing the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument are a natural iteration of Chutes and Ladders – sloping canyons, towering buttes and craggy fissures snaking across the landscape.

 

Oh, Wednesday. That pesky work day set perfectly adrift …

10 Travel Apps For Your Next Vacation

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10 Travel Apps For Your Next Vacation

 

We like our vacations to be as seamless and stress-free as possible, so we took to our smart phones in search of the very best apps for traveling. We uncovered apps for planning, sightseeing, taking the best vacation photos and even an …

Lorenzo Martone’s NYC Bicycle Essentials

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Every now and then, a company comes along with a product you didn't even know you needed. That is, until you saw how utterly stylish that item was. Such was the case when Lorenzo Martone launched Martone Cycling Co., his line of incredibly chic bicycles and bike accessories. We can't …

Hotspot Destination: 4 Days In Marrakesh, Morocco

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It's no surprise that Marrakesh is a beloved touchstone for designers and decorators with local handcrafts and architecture influencing anyone who has ever picked up a shelter magazine. Yet the city has established itself as a destination not only for design aficionados, but adventure-seekers, bohemians and …