5 Summer Vacations To Take Around The Globe

by Gloria Stuart Jul 2018 Also on Digital Edition

Relax and recharge in style.

Summer Getaways

ROME

Be among the first to experience contemporary Roman elegance with the opening of The Pantheon Iconic Rome Hotel. This new five-star address will impress travelers and locals alike with its modern luxury, perfect location and culinary excellence led by Michelin-star chef Pasquale Palamaro. The hotel is just steps from the Pantheon, which makes it ideal for exploring historical landmarks like the Spanish Steps, Piazza Navona and the Trevi Fountain. The property is offering a special opening package of 20 percent off stays of two nights or more through August; thepantheonhotel.com.

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PARIS

A modern-day palace exuding Parisian style, Raffles Le Royal Monceau Paris has partnered with Land Rover to present an exclusive experience designed for thrill-seeking families: a two-night stay and a morning of driving Land Rover cars with a professional on a closed automobile circuit. The package is available through October. Or through September, the Parisian Palace is offering private boot camp sessions in the heart of the Monceau Park, followed by a breakfast buffet at La Cuisine and access to Spa My Blend by Clarins; leroyalmonceau.com.

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NEW YORK

Footsteps from Fifth Avenue and Central Park is The Lowell, a Manhattan landmark hotel. Established in 1927, the boutique property reflects the timeless elegance and soul of the Upper East Side, with wood-burning fireplaces and landscaped terraces. Enjoy a complimentary third night after staying two consecutive nights through Sept. 3. And expect a complimentary personalized welcome beverage, Internet, shoeshine and daily newspaper; lowellhotel.com.

Grand Hôtel du Lac

SINGAPORE:

The Hard Rock Hotel Singapore is where energy and glamour meet cutting-edge design, just minutes away from Universal Studios Singapore, S.E.A. Aquarium and Adventure Cove Waterpark. Feel like royalty with the special Hard Rock Hotel Singapore Amplified Package, including a two-night stay in a deluxe room, a Fender guitar for use during the stay, a personalized property memorabilia tour and more; hardrockhotelsingapore.com.

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VEVEY

Spend summer in Switzerland. Join the Grand Hôtel du Lac for its 150th celebration. Debuting in 1868, this five-star luxury hotel is located in Vevey, Switzerland, along the northern shores of Lake Geneva. Featuring exceptional views of the majestic French and Swiss Alps and the harbor of Vevey, this charming hotel offers 50 guest rooms and suites, Michelin-star dining at Les Saisons and casual restaurants like La Veranda, a bar, multiple lounges and a wine cellar; ghdl.ch.


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