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YachtLife Launches Membership Club

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  YachtLife, the first luxury yacht charter app in the world, is taking luxury to new depths with the launch of its premium membership club. The program is designed to offer members VIP pricing and access to a full range of luxury yachts around the world. Established in 2015 and based in Miami, YachtLife has since expanded to more than a…

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The Ultimate Tuscany Vacation

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Tuscany is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Italy. There are so many interesting attractions to explore in the area, that it’s easy to see why so many visitors stop. The best way to explore Italy is by day trips and excursions from a central home base. For instance, you can take private tours in Tuscany or a guided day tour of Milan.

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Enjoy a 4-Day Michelin Culinary Experience in the Land of Verdi

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October in Italy will feature the once-in-a-lifetime trip to the 2016 Verdi Festival. For those who would like to explore the region where Verdi lived and worked, notable American tour operator to Italy Perillo’s Italy Vacations has put together a completely customizable* 4 Day Michelin Culinary Experience.   Credit to Katie Papadopoulos, DQMPR Guests will stay at Antica Corte Pallavicina. a rustic-chic restaurant…

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The Best Luxury Travel Destinations in Italy

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Looking to head to Italy for your next vacation? We have the top spots to check out for 2016: Sorrento Sorrento is a traditional resort town famous for its gorgeous beaches and lovely parks. Sorrento is home to an immense wealth of history, architecture and cathedrals. Also notable is the Correale Museum of Terranova, which hosts a number of centuries-old…

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The Best Luxury Hotels on the Italian Lakes

travel February 29, 2016 0 Comments

Italy has always been a place of grand luxury and charm. Some of the most luxurious getaways in the world can be found on the beautiful Italian lake shores, and here are some of our favorites, as reported by LUXPORTATION:   Villa d’Este  Hailed as one of Italy’s greatest hotels, this opulent establishment boasts unspoilt views over Lake Como. This Leading…

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Unforgettable Shopping in Florence

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Photo Credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/yl_tan/5930055189/ Shopping in Italy is much more than just checking out numerous shops. This is also an anti-stress remedy, lifestyle and enjoyable experience for many of us. Where else can you purchase high-quality leather goods (shoes, jackets, bags), excellent stylish clothing, knitted fabrics, beautiful underwear, jewelry, souvenirs and much more other things at the most attractive rates? Of course,…

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“The Red Experience” at Palazzo di Varignana Resort & Spa

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Palazzo di Varignana Resort & Spa, a stunning converted 18-century Tuscan country residence nestled in Bologna, is offering the ultimate in Italian luxury for car culture enthusiasts.  “The Red Experience” package offers guests a chance to live the dream and drive the legend with a test drive of the classic Ferrari F430 Spider and a tour of Ferrari’s glamorous history at the…

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Experience Italy’s Best Kept Secret this Summer with Aria Luxury Apulia

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For an authentic Italian holiday destination, serious travellers and culture vultures who love getting off the beaten track should look no further than the region of Puglia in Southern Italy. With hundreds of kilometres of stunning coastline, charming towns and amazing dining and wine experiences, undiscovered Puglia is the country’s best kept secret. Specialist Puglia travel consultants are urging holidaymakers…

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5 Ideas For an Amorous Weekend in Verona

travel March 12, 2015 2 Comments

If you dream of a lovely Italian weekend with your beloved one, Verona is an excellent destination! Verona is the place where every square, every street and building is just filled with love, where loving couples become much closer to each other. It’s hard to explain such a magical influence of the city, but one of the possible reasons may be Shakespeare’s…

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Puglia: Experience a Food Tour of Italy’s Best Kept Secret

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The beautiful southern Italian region of Puglia forms the ‘heel’ portion of Italy’s boot, has a population of 4 million and is home to an astounding 60 million olive trees! Puglia has both Greek and Italian influences as seen in ancient towns, castles and churches, as well as baroque architecture. Puglia is slowly growing in popularity with tourists, but this…

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The Jet Set Summer Reading List

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Travel around the world with these good reads! Meet Me in Barcelona by Mary Carter Explore the sexy city of Barcelona on a surprise work trip with Grace Sawyer and her boyfriend Jake. But after the supposedly free trip to the city turns into a nightmare, Grace needs to find her missing boyfriend in this thriller filled with mystery, the complexities…

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Grand Hotel Tremezzo Partners with Pommery for Lakeside Bubbly

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Lake Como will sparkle even brighter this summer, when Grand Hotel Tremezzo’s ‘T Beach’ begins serving personalized Champagne Pommery POP Gold bottles created exclusively for the hotel at the newly rebranded Pommery Champagne Bar.  The chic indulgent POP bottles mark the first time ever that the legendary Champagne house has customized their delicate bubbly for an individual hotel. Located on the shores…

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Travel: Top 5 Reasons to Visit Puglia

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Puglia, the gorgeous region in southern Italy, is becoming quite popular among luxury travelers, thanks to its charming atmosphere and well preserved authenticity. Nestling between the Ionian and Adriatic seas, Puglia is also called ‘the heel of Italy’. Noticeably, more and more people are interested in traveling to Puglia and eager to discover the special features that make this Italian…

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Travel: Recipe for the Real Venice Carnival 2014

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STEP 1 Find your passport; book a flight to Venice and a few nights at The BAUERs Hotel. STEP 2 Pack your most extravagant clothes or, even more fun, get ready to shop for some traditional costumes at the store Ca’Macana (Dorsoduro 3172).  Dress up and get lost in the streets of Venice, immersing yourself in the colors and dresses of an ancient era.…

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Event Coverage: Sensational Umbria Opening in New York City

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Guests of The President of the Italian Region of Umbria gathered at the opening of the Sensational Umbria photography exhibit by world-renowned National Geographic photographer Steve McCurry on Thursday November 7th at the Italian Trade Commission.  The event showcased photographs of the many different sides of life in Umbria- capturing the uniqueness of both landscapes and portraits of this stunning Italian Region. …

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Travel: Sorrento’s Italian Culture and Dramatic Coastlines

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Niels J. Buus Madsen Foter / CC BY-NC / exploration ideas   Situated on the cliff tops high above the Tyrrhenian Sea, the picturesque town of Sorrento manages to create the perfect balance between catering to the tourist trade and remaining true to its traditional roots. Its coastal location, right on the ankle of the big boot of Italy, might…

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Travel: Milan- The Commercial, Cultural and Fashion Capital of Italy

travel September 24, 2013 0 Comments

Stuck in Customs / Foter / CC BY-NC-SA A heady concoction of latest fashion trends brews in its lanes, echoes of history comes from every brick, several cultural destinations add an artistic approach to the city; Milan attracts visitors with different whims and fancies. Rome may have political power but Milan catches attention with its beauty, culture and art appeal.…

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Travel: Top Travel Destinations for 2014

travel September 11, 2013 0 Comments

  This year seems to have passed by in an absolute flash and we’re finding that attention in our family is turning to what awaits in 2014. Although it’s all too easy to get bogged down in the demands of everyday life, thinking about travel adventures is guaranteed to put a spring in the step. We like to involve the…

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Travel: A Long Weekend in Sorrento

travel August 15, 2013 0 Comments

Stuck in Customs / Foter / CC BY-NC-SA   Sorrento is the picture-perfect spot for a luxurious long weekend, with a near-guaranteed mild climate and some stunning views across the Bay of Naples. Sorrento oozes glamour even before you set foot in one of its upmarket hotels, with its abundance of beautiful Mediterranean flora and the enduring natural scent of…

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