Hotel Desk

Posted on August 1st, 2016

We’ve got a bevy of hotel openings and renovations across the globe.

It’s All in the Details

Posted on August 1st, 2016

An elegant soaking tub, a romantic dinner on the beach, a relaxing spa experience… these new Asian hotels know it’s the small things that make for an unforgettable romantic escape.

Getaways for Twosomes

Posted on August 1st, 2016

It’s not just about sending your clients off to a beach resort and calling it a day. As a travel advisor, you need to create memorable travel experiences for couples—whether it’s their first romantic getaway or their umpteenth one.

RIU Republica, Punta Cana

Posted on August 1st, 2016

It’s only been about a month since its opening date and already the RIU Republica is booked at about 90 percent occupancy. In fact, it’s been at about 90 percent since the first week.

A Love for the Exotic

Posted on August 1st, 2016

Couples looking to rekindle their flame amidst exotic locations should look east to Africa and the Middle East. Here, the flame is fanned while viewing the Big 5, exploring cities steeped in history and walking in the footsteps of early explorers.

Paradise Found at St. Somewhere Spa

Posted on July 28th, 2016

Over the weekend, I had the opportunity to indulge in an aromatherapy treatment at St. Somewhere Spa at Margaritaville Hollywood Beach. After my 50-minute treatment, I felt as if I was leaving paradise.

Summer Camp for Grown-Ups

Posted on July 21st, 2016

Summer camp isn't just for kids anymore, at least not in St. Kitts. This summer your clients can participate in the fun at St. Kitts Marriott Resort & The Royal Beach Casino.

French Coco Opens in Martinique

Posted on July 21st, 2016

This month, the all-suite French Coco hotel opened in Tartane, Martinique on the northeast coast of the island, marking the first Small Luxury Hotels of the World in Martinique.

Eye on the World: RIU Republica, Punta Cana

Posted on July 20th, 2016

Recommend's Associate Editor spent a few days taking in the splendor that surrounds RIU Republica in the Dominican Republic—a property that’s been open only for a little over a month. 

Onsite Review: An Athletic Transformation at Club Med Sandpiper Bay

Posted on July 1st, 2016

onfession: I don’t have an athletic bone in my body. My idea of a workout is my occasional Bar Method class or biking through the neighborhood. And even that, I can’t commit to with much accountability. But during my stay at Club Med Sandpiper Bay in Port St. Lucie, Florida, I transformed into a pseudo-athlete. A