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South Beach, for Grown-ups Hotel: The Raleigh, 1775 Collins Ave., South Beach; 305/534-6300; doubles from $495 Overview: A 1940 Art Deco masterpiece with an André Balazs update and a renowned pool, where silver-screen legend Esther Wi...
Pursuing a life as close to nature as possible would have been madness to the seventeenth-century English philosopher Thomas Hobbes, who sensed “continual fear and danger” in such an existence. Hobbes felt certain it would be “poor, nasty, brutish...
For decades, a Disney World vacation worked this way: you bought tickets with money and then you rode things. Simple. This year, though, the Orlando-area Disney resort has adorned the classic amusement formula with a new, high-concept accessory: M...
For most of us, running out of toothpaste is easily remedied by a quick trip to the local drugstore. For Kirsten and Carl Dixon, owners of the Winterlake Lodge on mile 198 along the Iditarod Trail in South Central Alaska, it involves calling an ai...
Sorry, mouse fans: if you’ve ever been to a Disney Park, chances are you missed a lot. See more Disney travel tips “Disneyland was designed so that you really couldn’t see everything in a single visit,” says Paula Sigman Lowery, a consu...
Video: See Island Getaways Within the U.S. Antigua Weekly Nonstop Flights From the U.S.: 27U.S. Cities with Nonstop Flights: 5Flight Time: 3 to 5 hoursOngoing airport upgrades have made flying to this West Indies isle more efficient. Stay at the...
Mary Waring had just quit her marketing job in San Diego in 2001, so saving money on her upcoming trip to Disney World in Orlando, FL, was a high priority. She found lots of resources online and posted links to coupons on a website. Her brother, a...
See the T+L Insider Video: Miami Made Easy Lay of the Land Miami is feeling more and more like a world-class city, thanks to a revitalized urban core and neighborhoods with distinct personalities. Miami Beach: South Beach, with its Art Deco bui...
Video: See Insider Travel Tips for Miami Day 1: South Beach On my crowdsourced tour of New York for the November issue, T+L’s Facebook fans pointed me to corners of my hometown I hadn’t known before. So I was thrilled that, when asked to choose ...
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It makes sense that Valentine’s Day falls in the middle of winter; after all, what’s more romantic than escaping the cold and cozying up with a loved one?And when you’re with someone special, a ski chalet with a roaring fireplace is every bit as w...
See more Disney travel tips Do Go easy on the extras when purchasing Walt Disney World tickets (407/934-7639; waltdisneyworld.com; one-day, one-park pass for adults $71, kids $60). There are four Disney theme parks to tackle: Magic Kingdom (kidd...
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As the late, great Jimmy Durante used to say, everybody wants to get into the act: suddenly, every hotel worth its five diamonds is opening a spa. In-room massage plus a vest-pocket gym with two treadmills just doesn't cut it anymore. By the end o...