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The best boutique hotels in Santorini

An expert guide to the best boutique hotels in Santorini, including the top places to stay for caldera views, infinity pools, spas, great food and a romantic vibe.<p>Canaves Oia Hotel<p>Santorini, Greece<p>8 Telegraph expert rating<p>Canaves (named for the kánaves, which were medieval wine cellars dug into …

The Greenbrier White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, United States - Condé Nast Traveler

United States

The 20 Most Beautiful Places in Italy

Few parts of the world can claim so rich a store of art, architecture, music, and food—or so intense a range of natural beauty, from craggy mountains to verdant hills to coasts of shattering beauty. No list of "bests" or "tops" from among the thousands of possibilities could be definitive. So …

Italy

TPG Reviews The Residence on Etihad's A380 from JFK to AUH

<i>Check out TPG’s YouTube channel for his video review of The Residence on Etihad’s A380, and subscribe for more fantastic in-flight footage.</i><p>When I …

About Face! Airlines Flying Rear-Facing Seats

<i>To help you make good travel choices both coming and going,</i> <b>TPG Special Contributor Eric Rosen</b> <i>takes a look at the carriers fielding rear-facing seats</i> …

The secret messaging app getting millions of downloads

Harvard classmates Lei Guo and Oliver Hayen created what could have been just another messaging app. They knew they had something unique, as every app development team claims, so they put it in the hands of 2,000 people and hit launch.<p>Within 30 days, their app SOMA Messenger had 10 million users …

Two tech billionaires just interviewed each other in my Stanford class — here's what they said

Here is an essay version of my class notes from Class 18 of Stanford University's CS183C — Technology-enabled Blitzscaling — taught by Reid Hoffman, John Lilly, Chris Yeh, and Allen Blue.<p>Errors and omissions are my own. Credit for good stuff is Reid, John, Chris Yeh, and Allen's entirely.<p>This class …

Startups

The best new business class seats of 2016

• Share<br>• Post on facebook wall<br>• Share on twitter<br>• Post to Linkedin<br>• Share on Google Plus<br>• Share via Email<p>A new year is just over the horizon, and with it we'll …

The world's best new luxury cruises

Pamper yourself on the high seas with a trip on one of these high end vessels.<p>1. Viking Ocean Cruises’ Viking Star<p>The first seagoing vessel in the new ocean line from Viking (previously only a river-cruising outfit), the 930-passenger Viking Star—with a balcony for every stateroom—launched this …

Cruise Ships

This guy used a frequent-flyer loophole to take a $60,000 trip in a first-class suite on Emirates — here's what it was like

Travel blogger Sam Huang recently cashed in his Alaska Airlines frequent-flyer miles for a $60,000 trip around the world, and luckily he took plenty of pictures documenting what it was like.<p>"Unlimited Dom Perignon, wild caviar, and a shower spa while flying 40,000 feet in the air — it's no wonder …

Dining Rooms

The world's best train views

VTOLs: Fly cross-country without the airport | CNN Travel

Travel

The 10 cushiest first class plane cabins in the world

Flying might consist of long hours, but that doesn't mean it has to be a miserable experience.<p>AirlineRatings.com rates airlines on everything from the level of comfort they provide to passengers to how safe their carriers are, and they recently ranked the top ten airlines with the best first class …

Living Rooms

Japan Airlines 777 First Class Review: SFO-Tokyo Haneda

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The world's first 100% solar-powered five-star resort has opened

The world's first 5-star resort to be completely powered by solar proves that luxury does not have to be sacrificed in the name of sustainability. …

Clean Energy
Aviation

The Top 25 Hotels In The World, According To Travelers

The top 25 winning hotels offer exceptional service and amenities while also providing unforgettable experiences to travelers.<p>The hotel that TripAdvisor users picked as the 'best in the world' is a luxury bungalow retreat in the Maldives that implements a strict "no news, no shoes" policy to help …

TripAdvisor

The World’s Best Boutique Airlines for the Economy Long-Haul Experience

Is there such a thing as a boutique airline? Well, now there is.<p>Just like their counterpart boutique hotels, these airlines may not be the biggest in …

Palawan, The Most Beautiful Island In The World, Is Sheer Perfection

It's hard to believe the Philippines are an under-appreciated tropical travel destination, especially with their extraordinary hiking, diving, beaches and of course -- islands that are THIS beautiful.<p>And while we'd like to visit every single island in the Philippines, there's one island in …

Mercedes-Benz USA

Getting off the Bremerton Ferry. The power folding mirrors and AIR BALANCE Package proved to be invaluable.<p>For more from our latest #MBPressDrive go …