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Pre-Back-To-School Quick Family Vacations

It’s not impossible to squeeze in a last-minute family trip before the kids are back at school. We’ve rounded up the most affordable, family-friendly vacations filled with some extra bonding moments for the end-of-summer-blues. Orlando Disney Animal Kingdom Lodge

Your Favorite Summer Reads for a (Free) Beach Escape

It’s beach season! Who doesn’t love a day in the sun, lying out in the sand and playing in the ocean waves? The only thing that makes it better is getting lost in a juicy page-turner. And new research finds that reading makes us happier. Reason is, we get attached to the characters and feel…

Best NYC Summer Cocktails at: Hilton New York Fashion District Hotel

Cold summertime cocktails. So hot right now. We’re visiting the best, trendiest hotel bars to find you the tastiest summer cocktails in NYC. Not only have we got the photos, we’ve got the recipes — directly from the bartenders — so you can make them at home. Grab your martini glass and hit the deck,…

Stay Cool

Let’s just accept that it’s impossible to stay cool lately. Here are 5 ways to try to chill off. Pool DayGansevoort Park Ave, New York City Plunge, a bar at the Gansevoort, has an outdoor heated pool with views of Empire State Building.

Oyster Summer Awards: Best Hotels to Spend Your Glory Days

Wondering where to go for the best pool? What about the best luau? Or the best cocktail? Oyster to the rescue (as usual). Best PoolDelano Hotel, Miami The huge infinity pool — also known as its “water salon” — at the Delano is a South Beach attraction unto itself. Live DJs, tasty food and drink,…

Summer Music Festivals: Which Hotels Suit These Headliners Best?

We know, 5-star hotels and music festivals don’t really go in the same sentence — as most festival-goers sleep under the stars with fellow music junkies. While the thousands of hippies may prefer to sleep closer to nature, the bands they’ve traveled far and wide to see tend to prefer different accommodations. From Eminem to…