Lisa Saxton

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Occidental Hotel Group Has at Least Two Suitors Seeking Its Assets

Occidental Hotels & Resorts, the hotelier owned by billionaire Amancio Ortega and Spain’s second-largest bank, has attracted interest from companies …

Cold Days, Warm Nights at These Five Great American Ski Towns

Great ski towns these days aren't just about great slopes. While that is of supreme importance when choosing a mountain to ride, it isn't all that matters when deciding on a ski getaway destination. A beautiful and quaint town, artisan boutiques, friendly locals and personalized lodging are just a …

Blue Ridge Mountains

Checking In: Going Small in the Caribbean

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>Whether you’re hoping to get in some grade-A scuba time or explore a tropical forest, the Caribbean has you covered.<p><b>Here are three petite lodges that pack a real luxury punch in paradise:</b><p><b>■</b> <b>Casa Bonita</b>, Barahona, Dominican Republic <i>(from $211)</i><p>The Dominican Republic’s antidote …

Incredible infinity pools to cool down in this summer

Roberto Cavalli's Dubai: My Kind of Town

<b>Why Dubai?</b><p>I love the rich culture and heritage that make Dubai a unique experience. The people are just fantastic – so friendly and open to new ideas and different types of fashion. The weather makes Dubai a beautiful place. It has amazing beaches along an incredible coast located away from the …

Shangri-La's Le Touessrok Resort & Spa

Trou d'Eau Douce, Mauritius<p>Shangri-La's Le Touessrok delivers Asian-style elegance with a Mauritian twist in a divine tropical setting, to a largely British following. It was voted 'Best Hotel in Africa and the Indian Ocean' three years running in The Telegraph's Ultratravel Awards.

Where to go for a guaranteed holiday in the sun

Finding the best holiday destinations for sun at the right time is not always straightforward. Tropical weather can be fickle, and there is more to finding the best climate than simply heading south. Looking for winter sun? Some parts of the Caribbean and south-east Asia can be wet or unsettled …