Italy Spa Getaway at L’Albergo Regina Isabella

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Pampered, posh and perfect are but a trio of superlatives to describe the luxurious Italy spa getaway at L’Albergo Regina Isabella (Piazza Santa Restituta, 1, Lacco Ameno) on Ischia.  We’ve been visiting this slice of paradise for more than a decade.  It continues to reinvent itself, offering a lush spa getaway under the expertise of […]

Thanksgiving in Rome

Luxury Thanksgiving Getaways 2016

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So, the Halloween candy’s gone. The costumes are in the attic.  Time for Turkey. Wait, What?  Yes, the time to getaway for Thanksgiving and we’ve selected some luxury Thanksgiving escapes that’ll make you want to ditch the apron and don the swimsuit. Rome – Si, si, a Roman holiday complete with all the turkey trimmings […]

Spa Spotlight – Mandara Spa at Loew’s Portofino Bay Hotel

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A spa break should be part of every relaxing vacation, especially when you’re walking through miles and miles of theme park attractions at Universal Orlando.  The Mandara Spa (5601 Universal Boulevard, Orlando, FL) at the Loew’s Portofino Bay Hotel is the perfect antidote to counterbalance the tourist insanity. The Mandara Spa sits behind the harbor […]

Palermo Hammam

Spa Spotlight – Palermo Hammam

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I must admit that chocolate has been and continues to be the source of great happiness for this frequent traveler. So, the thought of being painted and wrapped in it, all in the name of research, for spa treatments in Sicily was quite intriguing.  Yet, The Hammam Il Bagno Turco in Palermo, Italy (Via Torrearsa […]