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Rose Island House in Newport. (Photo credit: Discover Newport.)

Posted on September 10th, 2014

Rhode Island Breaks the Mold

Rhode Island—the smallest state in the U.S.—seems to constantly break the mold: it was one of the first original colonies; one of thirteen colonies to declare independence from British rule; and now one of the first states to perform same-sex marriages. But that’s not all that’s going on in the “The Ocean State”—there’s plenty of culture, historical mansions, quaint new boutique hotels, fall festivals, and a vast foodie scene, too.


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Balcony view at Grand Lucayan Bahamas Resort.

Posted on September 10th, 2014

Eye On The World: Grand Bahama Island

Recommend’s Managing Editor spent a few days in Grand Bahama to experience the island lifestyle while staying at the Grand Lucayan Bahamas Resort.


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Villa at The Mirage

Posted on August 1st, 2014

The Dish on Las Vegas

From the new Linq hotel to the fab Cromwell, we’ve got the dish on Las Vegas.


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The Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort & Golf Club in Florida

Posted on August 1st, 2014

Onsite Review: The Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort & Golf Club

Often seen as a sleepy town geared toward senior citizens, St. Petersburg (Florida, that is) is stepping up its game.


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JW Marriott Cancun REsort & Spa daybed

Posted on August 1st, 2014

Onsite Review: Double the Charm in Cancun

Cancun is just a quick jaunt from many North American cities, drawing plenty of travelers looking for a beachside getaway, and with plenty of hotel options for whiling away sun-filled afternoons.


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Hotel Majestic Barriere in Cannes

Posted on July 31st, 2014

Onsite Review: On the Tracks in France

For this Francophile, you can’t beat a day that starts with opening your e-mail inbox to find a press trip invitation that is totally French.


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Master Suite bedroom at Grand Residences Riviera Cancun.

Posted on July 31st, 2014

Onsite Review: Grand Residences Riviera Cancun

This past fall, Recommend had the pleasure of staying at Grand Residences only weeks after the property’s grand opening in
December.


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Melia Caribe Tropical in Punta Cana

Posted on July 31st, 2014

Onsite Review: Punta Cana’s Melia Caribe Tropical—The Level

My rule: It is better to book a standard room in an outstanding resort than to book the best room in a mid-market resort. And I’m always right—except when I’m not. Which brings us to the Melia Caribe Tropical in Bavaro, Dominican Republic.


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Cabanas at El San Juan Resort & Casino

Posted on July 31st, 2014

Onsite Review: A Love Affair with Puerto Rico & Four Grand Personalities

Recommend recently spent six days trekking through Puerto Rico visiting various Hilton properties—and falling in love with each and every one of them.


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The Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation cabana at The Westin Beach Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale.

Posted on June 26th, 2014

It’s Cabana Time at The Westin Beach Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale

It’s cabana time at The Westin Beach Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale (with 432 guestrooms), and these aren’t just any old cabanas—these feast-for-the-eyes, poolside cabanas not only rock, they also give back to the community and help your clients enjoy a day at the pool in the lap of luxury.


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