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Fall Activity Guide: New York City

New York is magical year-round, but it just seems to get that much more enchanting as autumn rolls into winter and the city rolls out a bevy of special events. Herein, we round up seven that have us itching to plan a Big Apple getaway.

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The List: 7 Sizzling Places to Stay in Miami

Fall and winter are synonymous with trees shedding their leaves and the arrival of snow. Not quite the case in Miami. An energetic American paradise, it offers the chance to experience summer all over again, alongside a bevy of cool arts and culture events.

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The List: 8 Must Take Ski Holidays

The air is getting crisp, the leaves are falling, and the world over people are dreaming of ski season. From a winter wonderland in Canada to the Austrian Alps, learn about this Winter’s 8 Must Take Ski Holidays below.

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The List: 8 Great American Beach Escapes

Inside most of us is a little migratory bird just begging to fly south for the winter. Listen to the bird. Indulge the bird, at least for a few days. You needn’t fly far to find warm sand and balmier weather. Bask in one of the eight great American beach escapes herein.

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The List: 6 Chic Cities for Long Weekend Getaways

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10 Questions: Theresa Henkelmann, Homestead Inn – Thomas Henkelmann

In our General Manager series, we catch up with heads of hotels for some unique insight and perspective. This week, we talk to Theresa Henkelmann of the Homestead Inn – Thomas Henkelmann.

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The List: 11 Spectacular Spots for Taking in Fall Foliage

Summer is a swell season, but throwing on a cozy sweater, pouring some hot cocoa in a travel mug and meandering along a woodland trail lined with trees changing hues isn’t so bad either. Hello, Fall. To make the transition easier, we say park yourself at a property where plenty of nature is on the doorstep—here are 11 we love, from New York to Norway.

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The List: 11 Luxurious Hotels in the Heart of Wine Country

The harvest season brings with it an abundance of delicious things. Most delicious of all, we’d argue, are grapes, and we mean the grapes that metamorphose into wine. So delicious in fact, you should just plan a whole trip around red, white and rosé. Herein, your hit list, from Sonoma to South Africa.

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Photo Essay: Santa Barbara When it Sizzles

Santa Barbara, along with the rest of California, may be experiencing a drought, but the city is never short on beautiful views and fun things to do—be it beach days, day hikes or wine tasting. On a recent trip, with a friend born and raised there, I dabbled in a little of everything the American Riviera has to offer.

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The Peninsula Experience: American Luxury

The Peninsula name is synonymous with romance, glamour and style – hotels in some of the world’s most exciting cities, stunning facilities, world-class service and a unique combination of tradition, heritage, innovation and glamour offer guests a hotel stay unlike any other, whether on business or leisure.  In this article from our 3-part Peninsula blog […]

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