Eye on the World

View of the Rhine River from the hotel in Bonn.

Posted on May 21st, 2014

Eye on the World: Germany

Here is a slideshow of Germany through the lens of Recommend’s Managing Editor, Deserae del Campo.


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Pink Gin Beach's clear blue waters.

Posted on May 6th, 2014

Eye On the World: Grenada

Caribbean editor Ed Wetschler attended last week’s grand opening of Sandals LaSource, Sandals’ new property in Grenada. Look for a detailed review of the resort in an upcoming edition of Recommend; meanwhile, check out these photos of the cuisine, the beach and pool, and (yes!) bathtubs.


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Views from the balcony of the Ocean View room at The Condado Plaza Hilton.

Posted on April 30th, 2014

Eye on the World: Puerto Rico

Recommend’s Associate Editor spent six days traveling through Puerto Rico last week experiencing Hilton Hotel properties including the Condado Plaza; the Caribe Hilton; El San Juan Resort & Casino; and El Conquistador Resort, A Waldorf Astoria Resort. While trekking from hotel to hotel, we also induldged in the local culture with tours, culinary classes, and strolls through Old San Juan. Travel through Puerto Rico with us in this edition of Eye on the World.


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Vallarta Botanical Gardens

Posted on April 8th, 2014

Eye on the World: Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Recommend’s editor-in-chief, Paloma Villaverde de Rico, visited Puerto Vallarta last week for the Gala Vallarta-Nayarit 2014 trade show. Experience the destination, show and hotels via the Eye on the World: Puerto Vallarta edition.


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The London Eye in the distance.

Posted on March 25th, 2014

Eye on the World: England

From Liverpool to London, we bring you the sights from England—a country more popular now more than ever thanks to one hit PBS drama series—with our Eye on the World series.


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Bikes are a common form of transportation in Copenhagen and a speedy way to get around town.

Posted on January 7th, 2014

Eye on the World: Copenhagen

This winter, we ventured to Scandinavia to explore the charming city of Copenhagen, with its beautiful, pedestrian-friendly streets, spectacular Christmas markets, and burgeoning food scene. Here’s a glimpse into our time in Denmark and our brief stay at Generator Copenhagen.


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The Aqua Park.

Posted on December 3rd, 2013

Eye on the World: On Board MSC Divina

This week, Recommend had the chance to step on board MSC Divina at its now home base, PortMiami. Here’s a look at this Italian-inspired beauty.


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El Bazaar del Sabado in the San Angel neighborhood.

Posted on November 18th, 2013

Eye on the World: Mexico City

Editor-in-chief Paloma Villaverde de Rico traveled to Mexico City earlier this month, staying at the luxurious Four Seasons Hotel Mexico, D.F. Here’s a snapshot of her time in this Mexican capital city.


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Disney Magic

Posted on November 5th, 2013

Eye on the World: Disney Magic Re-Imagined

We cruised on the Disney Magic Re-Imagined this past weekend. Here’s a snapshot of the onboard goodies.


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Albergue 1601 is a colonial relic in central Macau featuring an outstanding Portuguese restaurant, tiny shops stocked with Portuguese products, colorful buildings shaded by cinnamon trees, Chinese lanterns—in short, all that makes Macau the alluring destination that it is today.

Posted on October 21st, 2013

Eye on the World: Macau

Recommend’s Asia/South Pacific editor is exploring the former Portuguese colony of Macau, a city in China known for its casinos, capturing daily life through his photographic lens.


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