Formerly the home of Napoleon Bonaparte’s grand-nephew Roland, Shangri-La Hotel Paris is as elegant a hotel property as you’re likely to find in the City of Lights. From its tall, impressive black cast iron gateway on Avenue d’Ilena, domed entryway and giant Ming dynasty-inspired porcelain vases to the intricately-ornate ceiling of the grand ballroom and perfectly-proportioned staircase leading to it, the 101-room (including 36 suites) Shangri-La oozes class.
Huntington Beach California is a special location; the fine-sand beach a draw to the surfable waters beyond, a pier that is a perfect vantage point to watch the sun set into the Pacific and a vibe unlike much of Southern California. The mild weath[READ MORE]
As palm fronds sway in the courtyard and the calming ocean beckons guests during the day, the leisure and comfort of The Westin Dawn Beach Resort & Spa, St. Maarten offers a delightfully exciting contradiction to the peaceful shore with a Vegas-style casino to whisk nights away. Along with a wide variety of water activities and ways to truly unwind around the property and St. Maarten, this Westin resort is well worth considering for an upcoming getaway.[READ MORE]