Summer Skiing Isn’t Just on the Water Anymore

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Summer vacations conjure images of many things, namely lounging by the pool or relaxing among the ocean waves. But after record snow falls and favorable glacier conditions this year, ski season has been officially extended in many parts of the world, and shredding the slopes is now not just limited to a winter sport. Check out these five destinations around the world to get your ski and snowboard fix in the summer months… Read More on LuggageFree.com>>

3 Reasons You Need to Spa In the Maldives this Summer

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Turquoise waters, pristine beaches and enchanting lagoons are just a few of the musings the Maldives bring to mind. The island archipelago sits to the south of Sri Lanka in the Indian Ocean, and is comprised of 26 separate atolls — ring-shaped coral reefs that encircle a lagoon. Visitors flock here for pristine white beaches, over-the-water bungalows and to swim with manta rays at Baa Atoll Biosphere Reserve. And if relaxing at the beach isn’t enough, the island group offers some of the best spa experiences in the world. Read on to find out the best ways to pamper yourself this summer… Read More on LuggageFree.com>>

What To Know About Rome’s Recently Renovated Hotel Eden

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Rome’s Hotel Eden defines luxury. The Dorchester Collection’s stunning hotel has welcomed everyone from royals to celebrities — Princess Maria of Bourbon, Grand Duchess Olga of Russia and King Alfonso XIII of Spain are just a few well-heeled notables to sign its golden guest book — since the building first started receiving guests in 1889. Now the property is ready to be in the spotlight yet again — reopening after a year-and-a-half-long renovation that promises to take luxury lodging to a new level. Here’s what you can expect… Read More on LuggageFree.com>>

4 Must-Visit Southern California Coastal Resorts

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Endless stretches of palm-tree lined beaches meeting blue ocean waves are some of the first things anyone pictures when they think of a vacation in Southern California. When you’re visiting the area make the most of your journey by matching epic accommodations with the scenery. From luxurious spas to sprawling seaside golf courses, check out these four must-visit SoCal coastal resorts… Read More on LuggageFree.com>>

A Surprising California Wine Getaway that Isn’t Napa Valley

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Santa Barbara wine country is made up of the best California wine regions you’ve never heard of. The area is comprised of the Santa Ynez and Santa Maria Valleys, Ballard Canyon, Santa Rita Hills, Happy Canyon and Los Olivos — most just a two-and-a-half hour drive from Los Angeles. Embark on gently rolling hills, strung with endless trellised grape vines interspersed with occasional roaming cattle. The region is ripe with vineyards and tasting rooms in picturesque communities of Santa Barbara, Los Alamos, Los Olivos, Buellton, Ballard and Solvang. Here’s how to make the most out of your trip… Read More on LuggageFree.com>>