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The BMW 750i is available for chauffeur service at all Fairmont Hotels in the United States and Canada

BMW recently announced the expansion of its partnership with Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, offering complimentary local shuttle service at all U.S. properties. Already available at Canadian locations, the service will be available to all Fairmont President’s Club members, and will feature both the BMW 750i sedan and the X5 SUV. For those looking to experience their surroundings at a somewhat slower pace, Fairmont also offers complimentary usage of BMW Cruise Bikes. Designed for frequent Fairmont guests, the President’s Club is free to join, and includes additional benefits such as high-speed wireless internet, expedited check-in and check-out, and athletic apparel by Reebok.

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  • pinitbutton New Life Hiking Spa Shares 35 Years of Weight Loss with Guests   Travel Special
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New Life Hiking Spa retreat


Who knew relaxation, diet and exercise could go so well together? Jimmy LeSage, the founder of New Life Hiking Spa in Killington, Vermont, put his money on the idea 35 years ago, and it’s still paying off — for his guests, that is.


To coincide with your New Year’s resolution to lose weight and get toned, New Life is offering celebratory rates for their 35 years of service for those wanting to shed pounds while on vacation.

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  • pinitbutton Ski St. Moritz with Badrutt’s Palace Hotel in Switzerland   Travel Special
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Skiing on the Diavolezza mountain in Switzerland

Winter sports purists seeking the ultimate skiing experience are unabashedly drawn to St. Moritz, Switzerland, the “birthplace of winter sports.” And now the experience is all the more enticing: guests receive a free ski pass when they book a stay of two or more nights at the luxurious Badrutt’s Palace Hotel.

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  • pinitbutton The Ritz Carlton Debuts Dorado Beach Luxury Hotel in Puerto Rico   Travel News
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Dorado Beach, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve Su Casa hotel

You’ve always wanted to live like a Rockefeller — and now you can. Dorado Beach, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve hotel has just opened on the former Laurance Rockefeller estate in Puerto Rico.


This 1,400-acre property, boasting 100 guest rooms and fourteen beach suites, offers a unique mix of luxury, nature and culture in a one-of-a-kind, open-air enclave for the most discerning of travelers. The indoor space blends seamlessly with its surroundings, melding well-appointed accommodations with an immersive natural experience.

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  • pinitbutton 2012 Toys for Tots at the Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills
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Marines with general manager Mehdi Eftekari & Sophie Gayot

by Sophie Gayot


It is that time of the year when Mehdi Eftekari, the general manager of the Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, organizes an evening to collect toys for the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program. The foundation then distributes them as Christmas gifts to needy children. Last week, I joined hundreds of other guests bearing unwrapped toys to enter the worthwhile event.


“This fund-raiser and charity are very personal to me, and I am committed to putting smiles on children’s faces as long as I can. I appreciate all of the support that friends and clients have given to me in order to achieve my goal,” said Eftekari.

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  • pinitbutton Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino Offers a Pure Magic Winter   Travel Special
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Family Friendly Ocean Suites at Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino


This winter, leave behind icy weather and holiday stress for a rejuvenating spa getaway in Aruba that’s pure magic
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Until January 31, 2013, Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino is offering special rates for a minimum five-night stay at the adult-exclusive Marina Hotel and family-friendly Ocean Suites with the Pure Magic spa and breakfast package.

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  • pinitbutton Go Whale Watching in Maui with Kaanapali Beach Hotel   Travel Special
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Kaanapali Beach Hotel courtyard


If the pristine beaches of Maui aren’t enough to get you on a plane, then perhaps being up close and personal with the largest creatures in the world is a good reason to go. Thanks to Kaanapali Beach Hotel, you’ll get all that, plus more, in an offer you most certainly won’t want to throw back.

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  • pinitbutton The Mark Hotel in New York Offers Airport Concierge   Travel News

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The Mark hotel in New York


After a long flight to The Big Apple, who wants the stress of figuring out how to get into the city? Not us. Luckily, The Mark hotel in the Upper East Side of Manhattan is offering the relief we’ve all waited for: airport concierge.


Upon landing, a concierge will meet you at the gate, whisk you through customs and passport control, grab your bags and direct you to the car, which will be sitting curbside. Following a smooth ride to The Mark, you’re practically taken by the hand and led to the comfort of your hotel room.

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  • pinitbutton How I Do A.C.   My Atlantic City Experience
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A view of Atlantic City from the water

by Cara Trump


Everything I know about Atlantic City I learned from TV and movies — “Boardwalk Empire,” “Atlantic City,” “Rounders.” In short: mobsters and gambling. But as I learned on a recent pre-Sandy trip to the “Vegas of the East Coast,” there is much more on offer than just slot machines, card games and a history of unsavory characters. Atlantic City is quickly becoming a destination for luxury accommodations, fine dining, shopping and entertainment.

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  • pinitbutton Ski for Free at Canyons Resort with Waldorf Astoria Park City   Travel Special
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Park City, Utah ski lifts (courtesy of Canyons Resort, by Justin Olsen)


There are often advantages to booking hotel rooms early: cheaper rates and choicer rooms are two. For the holidays, Waldorf Astoria Park City is offering yet another — book two nights at this posh snowy mountain retreat and you’ll get two free lift tickets to Canyons Resort. Which is why you’d probably want to go this time of year anyway, right? That’s what we thought.

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