Travel to places where your eyes can explore endless horizon lines and trace the peaks of purple mountains fading into blue sky. Clear air and unique experiences await – a world apart from it all.
You don’t need to journey to distant oceans to experience beachside bliss; some of the world’s best beaches can be found lakeside. Here, a few of the most glamorous spots to spread out your towel — or in some cases, private gazebo.
Five travel writers share their most magical moments exploring America’s greatest natural wonders.
Sailing off the coast of Maui, swimming with stingrays in the Cayman Islands, exploring the majestic Al Wadi Desert — these adventures are sure to surprise and delight travelers of all ages.
Nikko, meaning “sunlight” in Japanese, is home to unspoiled forests enveloping ancient temples and a spirit rooted in local traditions. With just two days to explore the area, one can discover its history, cuisine and natural beauty.
If you’re feeling stressed or burned out from the myriad pressures of urban life, a rural retreat just may be the perfect salve. Head to a hotel or resort that’s charmingly rural to unwind and unplug.
Palaces and castles, fairy-tale forests and dramatic cliffs: Those are the images that first come to people’s minds when they think of Sintra. But this otherworldly UNESCO-listed destination is slowly gaining recognition for another of its gems: rich gastronomy.
Looking for more? A Ritz-Carlton Reserve is the right place for you – a rare place set aside for those who appreciate an exclusive sanctuary tucked away in the most exquisite corners of the world.