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Opera Garnier

A Night at the (Paris) Opera

Go behind-the-scenes of the Opera Garnier in Paris with an after-hours tour
Meditation on the beach at Maya Tulum. Photo courtesy of Maya Tulum Resort

Yoga in the Yucatan: Maya Tulum was first wellness retreat in...

A tranquil yoga retreat, Maya Tulum follows Mayan healing traditions on the Caribbean Sea near Tulum Mexico.
The Grand Hotel, Photo by Michigan Photographer Don Johnston

History, Hospitality and Horses at Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island

History, eye-popping decor and Old World elegance make Grand Hotel a unique place to visit on Mackinac island in Michigan in the summer.
Planning an international trip

When Travel Plans Go Awry: Traveling Overseas to the Philippines

Not all travel goes as smoothly as we hope. My 24-hour trip to the Philippines turned into a 72-hour adventure -- and it had some silver linings as well.
Front entrance to Garden of the Gods Resort, photo courtesy of Garden of the Gods Resort

Rooms with a View at Colorado’s Garden of the Gods Resort

Outstanding service, Rocky Mountain decor and stunning views make Garden of the Gods Resort and Club a Colorado landmark worth visiting.
Eiffel Tower

Best Eiffel Tower Hotel Room View? Has to be the Shangri-La...

Join Luxury Fred for a stay at the Shangri-La Paris, with the city's best views of the Eiffel Tower
Frisco, Colorado, Winter, photo by Todd Powell

Frisco Inn on Galena: a Colorado Boutique Hotel with European Flair

European-style boutique hotel Frisco Inn on Galena mirrors the charming, laid-back small town of Frisco - both authentic gems in Colorado.
Wallace Collection

Why The Wallace Collection is My Favorite Museum in London

Filled with Old Master paintings, priceless furniture and one of the world's largest antique weapons collections, The Wallace Collection in London is a great place to visit
Pool at Baja Beach Oasis, photo by Claudia Carbone

Baja Beach Oasis: A Romantic Piece of Paradise in Baja, Mexico

It doesn't get more romantic than Baja Beach Oasis, a secluded gem on the beach near Todos Santos on the Pacific coast side of the Baja California Sur, Mexico.
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Dining with Ducasse at the Chateau de Versailles

Luxury travel writer Freddy Sherman visits Master French chef Alain Ducasse's Ore Ducasse at the Chateau de Versailles for lunch
Fountain outside my balcony

JW Marriott Desert Springs is an Oasis in California’s Palm Desert

For a true oasis in the desert, visit JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort and Spa.
Buckingham Palace

A Visit to the Queen’s Gallery at Buckingham Palace

The Queen's Gallery at Buckingham Palace is one of London's hidden gems and features a small, but spectacular glimpse into the British royal collection
Tower Bridge viewvideo

My Behind The Scenes Tour of London’s Tower Bridge

Join travel writer Freddy Sherman for a look behind the scenes of one of London's most iconic landmarks, along with a video of the experience
Photo courtesy of NagleWarren Mansion

Nagle Warren Mansion Reflects Wyoming’s Rich History

The historic Nagle Warren Mansion is a throwback to the opulence of Wyoming's Old West. Immerse yourself in Victorian luxury with a stay here.

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