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Vivanta by Taj — Madikeri, Coorg, in

India’s southwestern state of Karnataka.


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BEIJING

What Hip &i~Arty Beijing from the.

new E~st Hotel ~east-beijing.com),

in Chaby~ng. Details Two

nights~in an Urban or Park room:

Highlight.Tourof the 798 Art

District;a former factory turhed

contemporary art community.

Cost $25~.($i27 per night),

double,Jan~uary 1 Feb~uary 28.

Savings 30 percent.

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What High~AItitude ~: from

Vivanta;by Taj — Madikeri, ~.Xi1T~

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refreat,set 4,000 feet above

level inKarnataka. Details~

nights na Deluxe Delight room.

Highlights Guided bike ride on

,rnoun~in trails ~t4J~ nature walk

.in the surrounding l~~forest.

COst~$475 ($238 per night),

double, January 1—February~

(blackout dates apply). Savings

38 percent.

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ISTANBUL

What Turkish Delight f~m

Marti i’martiisthnbLlhotel.com), a~

sleek hotel in th’e’heart of The

Taksim districtwith 270 rooms

accented ir~ rich purpled and

blues. DetailsTwo nights in

~Deluxe room. HighlightH~lf-.

day tour of Istanbul, including.

visits to the Blue MosqUe,’Hagia

S~phia, and the_Grand Baiaar.

Cost $494($247 per night),

double,January 1—February28.

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What Ré~ City Retreat from

Delano Marrakech (delano

marrakech.com), a.Jacques

Garcia—designed property with

opdlentimarble.and velvet

interiors. Details’Three nights in a

Deluxe room. Highlights One

hammam treatment pei~personat’

the Pearl Spa anda dàybed’with

c~kfails St’S~ky. Lounge, a ropf~to~

bar with medina views: Cost $750

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NEW HAMPSHIRE

What Winter Wonderland from

Christmas Farm Inn (christmas

farminn.com), a charming

country lodge, in Jackson, which

overlooks the White Mountains.

Details Two nights in a Carriage

House suite. Highlight Daily

passes for snowshoeing or

cross-country skiing on the

Jackson Ski Touring Trail.

Cost $490 ($245 per night),

double, January 1—March

16. Savings 32 percent.

VIRGINIA

What Ski Free from the

Homestead Resort (the

hornestead.com), an Allegheny

Mountains landmark in Hot

Springs dating back to 1766.

Details Two nights in a Preferred

room (upgrade from a Classic

room). Highlight Lift tickets to

the on-site ski resort. Cost $378

($189 per night), double,

January 1 February 28 (blackout

dates apply). Savings 32 percent.

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ATLANTA

What Comfort & Culture from

the St. Regis Atlanta (starwood

hotels.com), a classic resort with

151 elegant, plush rooms in

Buckhéad. Details Two nights in

a Superior room. Highlight Two

tickets to the High Museum,

which houses contemporary and

classic art in a building designed

by Richard Meiet and Renzo

Piano. Cost $900 ($450 per

night), double, January 1—

February 28. Savings From~

30 percent.

MADRID

What How Suite It Is from Villa

Magna (villamagna.es), centrally

located on the Paseo de Ia

Castellana. Details Two nights in

a Villa Magna suite. Highlight

Two-hour private tour of Madrid

in a chauffeured Mercedes-Benz

S-Class. Cost $1,361 ($680

per night), double, through April 1

(blackout dates apply). Savings

30 percent.

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BELIZE

What Isla Bonita from the new

El Secreto (elsecretobeiize.com), a

collection of 13 thatched-roof

villas on Ambergris Cay. Details

Three nights in a Tropical villa.

Highlight Tour of the Hol Chan

Marine Reserve and Shark

Ray Alley. Cost $1,442 ($481 per

night), double; January 1—

March 31. Savings 35 percent.

COSTA RICA

What Villa Escape from Recreo

(recreacostarica.com), a 63-acre

resort with r~inê secluded

bungalows in the Guanacaste

Mountains. Details Five nights’

in a villa that sleep~,Up to

four adults and two children and

comes with a private plunge

pooi. Highlight Hour-long boat

trip along the coast, including

a visit to a bird sanctuary.

Cost $1,225 ($245 per night),

double, January 1—May 31.

Savings 30 percent.

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HAWAII

What Barefoot Luxury from

the Modern Honolulu (themodern

honolulu.com), a Yabu

Pushelberg—designed oasis in

Waikiki. Details Two nights in

an ocean-view room. Highlights

Traditional Japanese breakfast

at the on-site Morimoto

restaurant and two cocdnut

mojito~ at the Sunrise or Sunset

pooi bars. Cost $598 ($299

per night), double, January 1—

February 28. Savings 30 percent.

MIAMI BEACH

What Signature South Beach

from Gale South Beach &

Regent Hotel (galehotel.corn), a

historic Art Deco property on

Collins Avenue fresh from a

$35 million renovation. Details

Two nights in a Signature

Terrazzo room. Highlight Fullday

use of two beach cruisers.

Cost $620 ($310 per night),

double, January 1—February 28.

Savings 30 percent.

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RHODE ISLAND

What Newport Culinary &

Cultural Escape from Fatty One

North (4lnorth.corn), a LEED

certified hotel with sweeping

views of Newport’s harbor.

Details Two nights in a Premium

water-view room with a fireplace.

Highlight Two tickets to the

historic Breakers mansion.

Cost $566 ($283 per night),

double, January 1—February,28.

Savings 31 percent.

ARIZONA

What Mind, Body & Spirit from

Scottsdale Resort & Athletic

Club (scottsdalerésortand

athleticclüb.’com), a family-

• owned fitness- and wellness

oriented property. Details Two

nights in a suite. Highlights

25-minute Japanese soaking tub

treatment for two and a $100

spa credit. Cost $499 ($250 per

night), double, through February

28. Savings From 35 percent.

] PORTUGAL

What Onyria Romance from

Onyria Marinha Edition Hotel &

Thalasso (onyriamarinha.corn),

a golf and spa sanctuary,

in Cascais, 20 minutes from

Lisbon. Details Two nights

in a Deluxe room. Highlight

Two-hour couples treatment at

the on-site spa (water circuit;

body scrub; skin moisturizing;

ritual tea). Cost $790 ($395 per

night), double, January 1—

June 30. Savings 30 percent.

TEXAS

What Power of Seven from Lake

Austin Spa Resort (lakeaustin.

corn), in Austin. Details Two

nights in a Preniler Lakéview

room. Highlights Unlimited

fitness classes, activities, and

learning programs (yoga; cooking

classes; hiking) and a $500

credit per person for personal

fitnesssessións a~d $1,000

credit ~ei ~erson for spa services.

~Cost $2,9’50’pèr pers6n ($1,475

per night), double, through

April 30. Savings 35 percent.

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