Kind Traveler Rewards You with Exclusive Hotel Rates for Giving Back

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Give a little get rewarded when you book your next hotel on Kind Traveler >> We all know giving to charity is rewarding, but imagine getting more back with your donation. Kind Traveler, the recently launched, first of its kind “give-and-get” hotel booking platform rewards travelers who donate to local or global charities through their site with exclusive hotel rates. All you have to do is pick a charity and donate as little as $10… Read More on LuggageFree.com>>

What to Know about Aja Malibu — A New 10K/Week Luxury Retreat

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The road to Aja Malibu is windy — one that mystifies even the most sophisticated GPS systems. Perhaps they meant for it to be that way. When you arrive, you are urged to disconnect from the outside world (i.e. deposit your electronic devices at the door) and let your healing begin.

The $10,000 per week seven-bedroom luxury-boutique mountain retreat for the health and wellness-seeking connoisseur sits on a 23-acre property off Latigo Canyon Road in Malibu. It opened in August after an eight-year renovation; the site formerly housed a property President Roosevelt built in the 1940s. It boasts expansive mountain vistas, reaching all the way to the Pacific Ocean. Once you step foot on the grounds, its energy envelops you and you’re ready to begin your journey. Find out what’s in store… Read More on LuggageFree.com

5 Al Fresco Adventures in Barbados

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With its unwavering hospitality, pristine waters and endless beaches, visiting the Caribbean island of Barbados is a no-brainer any time of year. Barbados lies in the Lesser Antillies, which—with a new Jet Blue flight from Fort Lauderdale and other direct flights from Miami and JFK—is easier than ever to visit from the U.S. Once you’ve hit ground, you’ll find an island stocked with relaxing beach resorts, luxury getaways and plenty of vacation homes to rent. The biggest draw for a Barbados getaway is, obviously, the beach. But once you’ve spent a few days sunning yourself, you may want a few more things to do. Here’s four must-do al fresco activities when you’re visiting Barbados… Read More on LuggageFree.com

4 Top Things to See and Do in Rio de Janeiro

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From Aug. 5-21, 2016, all eyes will be on Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as the World’s top athletes from 206 countries compete in 42 sporting disciplines at the 2016 Summer Games. Whether or not hitting one of the featured sporting events is on your agenda, the Olympics are making it more convenient than ever to travel to the South American country this summer. Between June 1 and Sept. 18, passport holders from the U.S., Canada, Australia and Japan, who would normally need to obtain a special visa for travel to the country are exempt, so last-minute trips are more a possibility than ever. Here are four top things to see and do in Rio… Read More on LuggageFree.com