Palazzo Parigi: A Grand Home Base for Families in Milan’s Artistic District

I never thought that I would have the opportunity to sleep in a bank! Palazzo Parigi, Milan’s newest 5-star hotel —a 17th-century palace that was transformed into banking headquarters after World War II — showcases a wonderful blend of Italian and French inspiration. It is the vision of owner and architect Paola Giambelli with interiors…

Drake Passage Survival Tips

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First and foremost: Don’t let fear of sailing through the infamous Drake Passage prevent you from experiencing a trip of a lifetime to Antarctica with kids! There are no ocean crossings that create more trepidation in people than the Drake Passage, the turbulent stretch of water between the tip of South America and Antarctica. Tips…

Aussie-Style Luxury with Wildlife All Around at Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley

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Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley is only two and half hours’ drive from Sydney, Australia, yet seems a world away. Situated between two national parks in the majestic Blue Mountains region, the resort occupies just 1 percent of the 7,000 unspoiled acres around it, lending an awe-inspiring feeling of seclusion. From the moment we arrived, we…