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Travel Deal: Sleep on a Private Island in Nova Scotia

Life’s too short to stay put. Explore New England and beyond with our weekly travel deal highlights. Private Island Yurt For Two Where: Pleasant Paddling, 245 The Point […]

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Travel Deal: A Panama Trip That Involves Sloths

Life’s too short to stay put. Explore New England and beyond with our weekly travel deal highlights. The “Sand, Sloths, and Skyscrapers” Deal Where: The Westin Playa Bonita […]

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Boston Traveler: Our Travel Guide to Savannah, Georgia

Head to the Hostess City for art, history, and southern hospitality.

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Travel Deal: Sunshine in Scottsdale

Life’s too short to stay put. Explore New England and beyond with our weekly travel deal highlights. The “Live The Sunny Life” Deal Where: The Saguaro Scottsdale, 4000 […]

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The Great Boston Hotel Boom

They’re not just for tourists anymore. How the new boom is shaping the city—and our lives.

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Confessions of a Hotel Developer

Everybody in the industry is bullish on Boston. Here we are seemingly resistant to terrible economic changes, with biotech and high-tech and medical and tourism […]

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Confessions of a Hotel GM

Luxury is changing. You see interesting phenomena like Airbnb or people just wanting to move into corporate apartments. There’s a shift in what people perceive […]

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Confessions of a Hotel Design and Branding Expert

Historically, people in Boston went to hotels for philanthropy fundraisers. Properties become aligned with different events, and the hotel scene was very locked and loaded. […]

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One Day (Pass) at a Time

Colonnade Hotel Price: $50/day What you get: Admission to the summer-long party that is the rooftop pool 12 stories above the city. Claim a lounge […]

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The Next Wave

Boston’s hotel boom shows no sign of slowing. Plenty of openings are on the horizon—one of which will literally reshape our skyline. Set to debut in […]

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Lobby Libations

Boston Park Plaza A $100 million renovation brought a dramatic makeover to the 91-year-old hotel’s lobby, where bright tile floors have replaced oriental rugs and […]

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Boston Tea Party: Three Hotels Serving High Tea

The Langham, Boston Embrace your inner Anglophile in the Reserve lounge, where proprietary teas are poured into Wedgwood china. Also served in a teapot: the […]

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The Transformations

For more than 30 years, doorman Tom Toner has buttoned his three-piece gray uniform, straightened his hat, and taken his place on the corner of […]

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Get a Room

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The Suite Life

STEP 1: Book the corner penthouse suite at the W Boston. STEP 2: Fetch your New York friends via the private jet that comes with your reservation (for […]