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Ritz Carlton South Beach, Miami

Ritz Carlton South Beach, Miami

This time, be prepared to experience the stylish sophistication of the most popular beach commune in Miami by discovering the Ritz Carlton South Beach. Nestled at just some steps from the biggest highlights of great dining as well as shopping, this luxury retreat guarantees a memorable distraction from the daily routine life. The Ritz Carlton South Beach at Collins Avenue’s corner faces directly the beach. The points of interests nearby this Art Deco-district property are the Lincoln Road pedestrian mall, Convention Center, and Ocean Drive all of which are reached by just strolling. After all, this is a Morris Lapidus creation! With the $2 million art collection, this architecturally rich home is recognized as one of the best places to stay on the planet as per the 2007 Condé Nast Traveler  [...]

Tribeca Grand: New York’s luxury

Tribeca Grand: New York’s luxury

Tucked between the high fashion and finance zones in New York, the Tribeca Grand is an elite downtown holiday destination. Among all the New York hotels, this hotel’s location is totally superlative in the sense that the serene paved corner faces one of the richest downtown Manhattan neighborhoods where the celebrities, financiers, and artists soak well. The stunning interior of the Tribeca Grand renders the hotel as an oasis in the haven-like commune where the notables adore the remote ambiance amidst the hustling high culture, refined restaurants, upscale shops, and intimate dwellings. Opened in May 2000, the Tribeca Grand aims at revolutionizing the stay of the visitors in New York by standing out in the list of other boutique hotels in the city. This certainly reveals something unique  [...]

Mandarin Oriental, Miami

Mandarin Oriental, Miami

Get ready to savor Asian tranquility in exciting Miami by booking Mandarin Oriental Miami this time. This is a world-class hotel that extravagantly fulfills all the needs and desires of the business as well as the leisure travelers on the impressive Brickell Key. This 5-star property is strategically located within a mile from the Miami Convention Center as well as within 1.5 miles from the Miami Port. And yes, the most wanted place of interest, the South Beach, is just at a distance of 8 miles. There is nothing that the Mandarin Oriental Miami does not offer. Right from the private beach to health club and from business center to fine dining zone, this chic hotel is just loaded with myriad of amenities to not leave you free even for a minute throughout your stay. Rooms There are many  [...]

Four Seasons Boston

Four Seasons Boston

Looking over the Beacon Hill and the popular Public Garden, the Four Seasons Boston features graceful simplicity as well as the antique city charm. Nestled on the Boylston Street, this 5-star property is in downtown and within the easy reach of all remarkable entertainment, business, and cultural highlights. The legendary Boston Common is just within a block distance, while the historic Beacon Hill and the Massachusetts State House are just half a mile away. Rooms At the Four Seasons hotel Boston, there are some 273 guest rooms of which 77 are luxurious suites. A majority of them facilitates the soaking vistas of the Public Garden, gilded dome of the State House, and the Beacon Hill. In addition, some of them also offer the views of the city streets as well as the landscaped plaza. Speaking  [...]

Hotel Plaza Athenee, New York

Hotel Plaza Athenee, New York

Nestled charmingly on a residential tree-flanked street and soaring from amidst the legendary townhouses, Hotel Plaza Athenee is just a block away from the Fifth Avenue and Central Park, but is even closer to the Radio City Music Hall, theaters, as well as Madison Avenue designer shops. The prime location of the Hotel Plaza Athenee on the stylish Upper East Manhattan offers a convenient day of shopping as well as sightseeing for all kinds of travelers ranging from families to business visitors. With is yet preserved European touch that augments the boutique intimacy, this New York elegance is among the most esteemed hotels on the planet. If you have already visited this one, I would recommend visiting this one more to soak in its charm of million-dollar renovated guest rooms as well as suites. Coming  [...]

The Setai, Miami: The 5-star choice

The Setai, Miami: The 5-star choice

Nestled in front of the famous Miami Beach on the Collins Ave, The Setai is that unique luxury that never fails to hug you in its tranquility. Murmuring with an obvious mark of timelessness as well as elegance, the resort truly sets itself as an inspiration with its stardom location for those neighboring counterparts that want to grab the maximum attention of the Miami travelers. No matter when you come, The Setai is always ready welcome you. Centrally situated along the beach, this inn is conveniently close to the Miami Beach Convention Center, Lincoln Road Mall, and Holocaust Memorial along with the Lummus Park Beach. Rooms You can choose from the Studio suites and ocean view suites. No matter which you choose for your own comfort, each of them has some basic common amenities – CD/DVD  [...]

Hotel Bel Air, Copenhagen

Hotel Bel Air, Copenhagen

Nestled close to the Copenhagen Airport as well as the Bella Center, Hotel Bel Air in Kastrup features traditional neutral décor offering a great ambiance for relaxation. Because of the recent refurbishing, the bathrooms as well as rooms seem to be in a good state of luxury and comfort. The unique feature of the Hotel Bel Air is that everything here boasts a medium size right from the lobby to rooms. Additionally, there is a separate breakfast room that is light, airy, and neutral in décor and is tucked in the basement. For the first, I came across such a special arrangement for the breakfast, which I really found exciting. This long, contemporary, and low-rise retreat with limited-seating lobby and chic rooms is recommended for those who require the true Copenhagen comfort along with  [...]

Antarctic cruise: Journey from New Zealand

Antarctic cruise: Journey from New Zealand

Nestled at the South Pole, Antarctica is the coldest, wildest, driest and windiest destination on Earth, which is obviously not inhabited except for some scientists in the research labs here. So, cruising until here is something of an inherent interest out of curiosity for a majority of the people. The first Antarctic cruise floated in 1966 that with the leader by Lars-Eric took the first group to the continent. And this too, had a purpose behind this – to get extremely inclined for protecting the hypersensitive ecology by exploring Antarctica. This mission is still ongoing even today, but the tourists can cruise to this continent only for four months of the year of which December and January are the peak months. For the travelers, Antarctica is lush with unbelievable beauty amidst adventure  [...]

Rotorua attractions

Rotorua attractions

Welcome to the New Zealand’s thermal wonderland! This very first statement states that a majority of the Rotorua attractions are big geysers and hot springs that have always amazed not only the tourists, but also the scientists since a century. Sitting on the Lake Rotorua shores and over a geothermal hot spot, this city is surrounded by many more lakes that have facilitated water activities like boating. So, do not stick to the opinion that the Rotorua attractions are only geothermal! So, you can expect several natural vents, steam eruption sites, and hot pools in and around the city along with private geothermal bores for water heating and bathing. Geologically, the city is situated in the mid of the active Taupo Volcanic Zone - the largest volcano. So, you also get a chance to see four  [...]

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