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Sun Valley Lodge, ID: 

Turning 80 this year, Sun Valley was America’s first destination ski resort – this is the place that literally invented the chairlift and changed skiing forever. Ever since it has attracted an A-list following of movie stars, royalty and other celebrities, from Hemingway and Monroe to Oprah and Bill Gates. Most of them have stayedRead more

Wynn/Encore, Las Vegas:

I’ve been to Vegas 50+ times and have stayed at just about every other well-known hotel, big and small. But I most recently stayed at Wynn – and also twice in 2015. In all three recent visits I was very impressed. Wynn is more self-contained than most Strip hotels, a top choice for repeat VegasRead more

Boston Harbor Hotel, MA: 

One of the least well known Forbes 5-star hotels in the country, this luxury fixture of Boston’s waterfront flies below the radar of many travelers but is awesome and has a very loyal repeat clientele. I have been a few times and covered it in my Hotels I l Love column, but this was myRead more

Grand Hotel du Cap Ferrat, A Four Seasons Resort, France:

What do you get when you take one of Europe’s grandest grade dame resorts, the shining star of the French Riviera, and put it under the management of world-renowned luxury brand Four Seasons? You get the place I went for my 25th wedding anniversary this year. This coastal masterpiece oozes romance and luxury in aRead more

Badrutt’s Palace, St. Moritz, Switzerland:

Another iconic European grand dame, this is arguably the most famous hotel in skiing, in the very town that invented the winter sport vacation. Badrutt’s is big, posh and formal, in downtown St. Moritz, yet offers easy access to serval resorts and is the kind of place where the hotel picks you up at theRead more

Post Hotel, Lake Louise, Alberta:

I wish I had discovered the boutique Post as some sort of hidden gem, but I can hardly take credit – the place has been awash in superlatives and awards for years. It was rated Canada’s Number One hotel of any size by Travel + Leisure, besting a slew of famed Four Seasons, Ritz-Carlton andRead more