Dreaming of a luxurious escape to Italy? Staying at one of these five hotels will make your trip all the more magical.
Before becoming a Belmond property, this 4,200-acre estate belonged to Italian aristocrats and celebrities. Now, you can stay at the 10th-century former castle in Tuscany and spend your days exploring the Tuscan countryside or simply enjoying all the amenities the property offers, from delicious rustic Italian dining to treatments in the wine cellar-set spa.
Another historic property, Villa San Michele in Florence, dates back to the 15th century, when it served as a medieval monastery. Today, enjoy a stay at the small hotel with its Renaissance vibes and a range of historic and cultural activities and events. Through November, the hotel collaborates with Galleria Continua, adding large-scale art installations to the hotel’s grounds.
This property was the first hotel in Taormina, and is a prime spot to take in the majestic views of Sicily from the shoreline to Mount Etna. Make sure to book a room with a terrace to take full advantage of the spectacular scenery.
On the Amalfi Coast, Caruso hotel sits within a former 11th-century palace. Perched high above the sea, this hotel offers an unprecedented level of access to Italian culture and history, from the artwork on the walls to access to underground tunnel networks filled with Roman archaeological finds.
If Venice calls your name, stay at Cipriani, where you’ll enjoy a fantastic location in St. Mark’s Square, Michelin-starred dining, private gardens and suites outfitted with 18th-century furnishings.
Run out of vacation days for fall? Wanting to enjoy the new season at home with family and friends (or on your own for some me time)? This autumn, whether you’re heading off on a nearby weekend camping trip and need some quality items to elevate your experience, or simply staying home and wanting to enjoy the cooler weather and watch Halloween movies, these fall staycation items are just the thing this season:
Located in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Kinship Landing is a 42-key hotel providing a one-of-a-kind glamping experience centered around personal connection, community and unparalleled adventure.
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United Airlines is in the midst of a major initiative to modernize its fleet over the next several years. After first announcing the plan in 2021, planes fitted with United’s signature interior are finally beginning to appear across the airline’s narrowbody fleet of Boeing and Airbus planes. United flyers are sure to notice these enhancements from the moment they step on board: Each new or updated plane sports remodeled seats, seatback entertainment screens for everyone, Bluetooth connectivity and more, all adding up to a better experience on every journey.
If you’ve ever imagined what it would be like to spend a night in a real museum, the Áurea Museum Hotel in Lisbon will make your dreams come true. Part museum and mostly hotel, this one-of-a-kind lodging option offers family travelers one of the most unique stays in the world.