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Miami, Florida

Florida, Miami

  Miami is a world class hot spot day or night. The Art Deco architecture is lavish and the white sand beaches are breathtaking. South Beach is a glamorous scene with happening nightspots and celebrity-chef eateries. Miami is often referred to as the American Riviera. The Small List Best Hotels SLS South Beach – An luxury…

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Tampa Bay, Florida

Florida, Sarasota, Tampa, Tampa Bay

The Tampa Bay area is alive with innovative restaurants, historic architecture, and beautiful waterways. Downtown Tampa’s culture is infused with Cuban and Spanish flavors and urban parks. The impressive Riverwalk connects amazing cafes and bistros like pearls on a strand along the dazzling Hillsborough River. A great city for all ages, the heart of Florida’s…

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Cleveland, Ohio

Cleveland, Ohio

  The largest city situated on Lake Erie is the City of Cleveland. Cleveland, Ohio is home to to several major cultural institutions including the Cleveland Orchestra and Playhouse Square, the second largest performing arts center behind New York City’s Lincoln Center. The city is also home to the I. M. Pei designed Rock and Roll Hall of…

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Scottsdale, Arizona


  From the stirring beauty of the lush desert to the luxury resorts, Scottsdale is bursting at the seams. The restaurants are chef-driven and the shops, art galleries and nightclubs are unique. The effortless blend of urban chic and Old West charm give it a one-of-a-kind flair. The Small List Best Hotels Sanctuary Camelback Mountain – The…

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Palm Springs, California

California, Palm Springs, USA

  Dramatic natural wonders, iconic personalities, and the good life are prominent characteristics of Palm Springs. The surreal landscape is loaded with outdoor activities for first class adventures. Shopping, fine dining, and more are nearby! With sky-scraping palms, celebrity residents, and midcentury-modern architecture, it’s here that the lounge act will never be forgotten. Palm Springs, a…

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New York, New York

New York, NYC

  New York City is home to the world’s best restaurants, museums, art galleries, concert halls, boutiques and more. Manhattan is The City That Never Sleeps! If you can dream it, then it’s happening in New York. A global powerhouse full of excitement and eye candy for all. Sexy and irresistible…If you can make it…

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Palisade, Colorado

Colorado Wine Country, Fruit and Wine Byway, Palisade

  Palisade is a peach of a town. It is home to more than 25 local wineries. Each boast award-winning vintages, tasting rooms, outdoor patios and scenic views. All via the town’s Fruit & Wine Byway. The Peach and Wine capital of Colorado, this sun-splashed valley is surrounded by some of the best recreational activities.…

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Moab, Utah

Arches National Park, Moab, Utah

  Moab, Utah, is home to Arches and Canyonlands National Parks. It is, undeniably, surrounded by some of the most stunning red rock landscapes on Earth. Moab’s unique combination of small resort town hospitality, beautiful scenery and the cool waters of the Colorado River has made it one of the most sought after destinations in…

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The Western Slope of Colorado

Hotchkiss, Paonia

  Roughly one-third of Colorado lies west of the Continental Divide and is home to the most popular tourist attractions and recreational areas. “A Fantasy Land”, the Western Slope is home to 10 percent of Colorado’s residents and contains 33 percent of the state’s land. Paonia is the home to artists, outdoor lovers, and spectacular…

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Bar Harbor, Maine

Bar Harbor, Maine

  Bar Harbor, pronounced “Bah-Hah-Bah” exudes an ambiance that blends seashore community and Down East character. It’s the gateway to Acadia National Park. On the beautiful coast of Maine, the views are stunning with lobster boats, islands and the ocean. The settings can range from glistening sunlight to thick fog and mist. The Small List…

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Boulder, Colorado

Boulder, Colorado, CU Boulder

  Boulder is tucked into the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. The community is laid-back. The downtown is historic. The outdoor activities, talented chefs, and breweries are endless. The Small List Best Place to Stay Briar Rose Bed and Breakfast – Briar Rose has ten guest rooms. Each room has its own individual character. Above…

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Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

  Old San Juan is an array of pastel hued Spanish colonial architecture combined with vibrant squares. It is the second oldest city in America. Stroll up and down its cobbled streets which offers a window into this Caribbean island’s past and present. The Small List Best Hotel Condado Vanderbilt Hotel – The festive city…

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Orlando, Florida

Epcot, Florida, Orlando, Walt Disney World

  It’s true! Orlando, Florida is a magical place. A city inspired by dreams and wonder. Built on theme park fame which has grown to include everything from world famous restaurants to high-end resorts. In addition, there are theatrical performances, and amazing concert and sporting event venues. The Small List Best Hotel Four Seasons Resort – Enjoy the magic…

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Nantucket, Massachusetts

Massachusetts, Nantucket

  “The Faraway Land” is located 30 miles off the south coast of Cape Cod and is a beautiful oasis of over 40% conservation land with plentiful beaches. Once a major whaling port, Nantucket today is a mecca for tourism and draws people to its natural charm, history and beauty. In addition, the restaurants are…

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Portland, Maine

Maine, Portland

  Portland, Maine is a historic seacoast town with a funky vibe, working waterfront, art galleries galore, and unique boutiques. The award winning restaurants serve everything from classic lobster rolls to exotic cuisine that is stylish and sophisticated, yet genuine and unpretentious. Experience the quintessential Maine Coast and urban sophistication, as well as lighthouses, lobsters,…

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Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts

Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts

  Martha’s Island is a Massachusetts island, located in the Atlantic just south of Cape Cod. It has been a longtime New England summer retreat. The Vineyard encompasses harbor towns and lighthouses, sandy beaches and farmland. The Small List Best Place to Stay Harbor View Hotel – A luxury historic hotel built in 1891 in…

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Ogunquit, Maine

Maine, Ogunquit

  Ogunquit is a “beautiful place by the sea” and one of Maine’s most popular and charming small towns. The summertime resort town is, of course, where you can enjoy scenic coastal strolls, a world-class theater, nearby beaches and outstanding seafood. Take a walk along the Marginal Way. The path winds along rocky cliffs overlooking the…

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Aspen, Colorado

Aspen, Colorado

  With more than 300 days of sunshine a year, Aspen is truly a year round destination. The community’s mantra – mind, body, spirit – is as fresh today as it was 60 years ago. Aspen made a name for itself as a winter destination. Visionary skiers, philosophers, blue-collar workers, and locals created a cultural hub high…

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Washington, D.C.

Washington D.C.

  Visit monuments and memorials and tour eclectic neighborhoods for culinary delights. “Washington”, “the District”, or simply “D.C.”, Washington D.C. is the capital of the United States. It is the hub for American politics and America’s most patriotic front lawn. The Small List Best Hotels Hay-Adams Hotel – One of the most historic and iconic luxury…

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Beaver Creek, Colorado

Beaver Creek, Colorado

  Beaver Creek is a luxurious year round retreat and mountain getaway. Enjoy world class skiing, delicious five-star cuisine and elegant, upscale boutiques. There is always something to do in Beaver Creek Resort. The Small List Best On Mountain Restaurant Beano’s Cabin – Nestled at 9,000 feet on the flanks of Larkspur Bowl, Beano’s Cabin features…

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San Francisco, California

California, San Francisco

  San Francisco is a fairytale city where change is constant. The city is known for its year round fog where the Golden Gate Bridge disappears right before your very eyes. Cable cars ring through the hilly peninsula lined with candy colored Victorian homes. In addition, there are unforgettable adventures in every flashy neighborhood. The…

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