Dominican Republic

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Don't tell the gossip columnists, but Oscar de la Renta doesn't get out much. "I like staying home," he is saying on the veranda of his house in the Dominican Republic, which shares the Caribbean island of Hispaniola with Haiti. And who wouldn't, ...
See our slideshow of Caribbean Hotels Under $150. When is a vacation not a vacation?When you can’t relax because you’re worried about spending money. The current economic crisis is forcing many to be financially creative, and that includes travel...
ASIAHua Hin, Thailand Like much of the sea pine–dotted coast within a few hours of Bangkok, Hua Hin started out as a little-known village where the only commuting involved the local fishermen sailing to and fro. Its popularity has grown e...
Anguilla The 35- acre, clifftop Viceroy Anguilla (Meads Bay; 800/357-1930; viceroyanguilla.com; rates unavailable at press time) opens next summer with a focus on personalized service: a team of "lifestyle assistants" will act as concierges and cu...
Hawaii Spa Ahu Pohaku Hoomawluhia Hawi, Big Island; 808/889-6336; hawaii-island-retreat.com; treatments from $100 The Scene Remote retreat on the North Kohala Coast fusing Polynesian healing traditions with a green ethos. Top service Lomilom...