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Windstar: Best Caribbean Cruise Line: Readers’ Choice 2017

The small-ship cruise line has taken home Caribbean Journal’s 2017 Readers’ Choice Award for the Best Caribbean Cruise Line.

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15 Sweets and Treats to Eat in Europe – Fodors Travel Guide

You already know about gelato and churros but have you tried snúður or paczki? Europe is a sweet spot for a dessert crawl.

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Exploring San Nicolas, Aruba’s Next Culture Capital

San Nicolas, Aruba’s “Second City,” has led many lives, from its days as a harbor for the gold mines here to serving as a fuel hub for the Allies.

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10 places in Italy that look like a fairy-tale | Explore to World | Page 9

From crystal clear lakes to postcard-perfect villages, and castles, Italy has countless fairy tale travel destinations to visit and the live the dream.

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Checking in to St. Lucia’s New Serenity at Coconut Bay Resort

St. Lucia’s newest adults-only all-inclusive resort, Serenity at Coconut Bay, opened in June. The 36-suite enclave is a resort-within-a resort.

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En-Suite Cabins Coming to Venice Simplon-Orient-Express in 2018 | Track 25

Always loved the idea of the 1920s-30s-vintage, Art Deco Orient-Express — but not the idea of trudging down the hall to its bathroom? Nor the idea of going without a shower until you get to your ho…

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Europe’s 10 Best Beaches | Trip.com

By Becky Mahan, Editor When one envisions “the beach,” images of white sand, waving palm trees and crystal clear azure waters probably come to mind, along with a sweet tropical drink (probably garnished with fruit), and maybe even a hot cabana boy. But beaches come in all shapes and sizes, my friends. Europe’s beaches are known more for their rocky shores, rent-a-cabanas, and even, gasp!, nude-friendly environments. Here are the best ones, according to Trip.com users: #1: Studland Beach and Nature Reserve – United Kingdom Photo: Studland Beach and Nature Reserve by: treehouse1977 flickr – Courtesy: Trip.com This nationally protected reserve is filled with miles of safe, golden beaches, sand dunes, cafes and equipment rentals for a fun family outing at the shore. You can also take the ferry across the water to Sandbanks to see the rich and famous — and their luxurious homes. Beautiful beach and coastline with a great beach café to stop and have a drink and a bite to eat. – Lisa C. #2:

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