There’s something particularly romantic about Hotel Le Cep, a charming, one-of-a-kind, boutique hotel comprised of adjoining historic 14th–16th-century buildings. The 5-star luxury hotel is within walking distance to each significant historical site in Beaune, the medieval town and capital of the Burgundy wine region.
Light pollution in major metropolitan areas means your family is deprived of spotting constellations, planets and shooting stars. Often a glance skyward only rewards a would-be stargazer with the distinctive orange glow of streetlamps, building illumination and vehicle headlights. This winter, give you family an unparalleled peek at the heavens with a getaway to Scotland.
Nearly every ski resort in Italy has an area for beginners, but a number go the extra mile. Some resorts offer magic carpet lifts, dedicated beginner terrain, children’s centers that combine ski lessons with child care, or long gentle cruisers the whole family can enjoy. Some have special ski runs for children complete with cartoon characters and kid-friendly challenges to improve their technique. Lodging is easy to find, with family-sized rooms and suites at luxury hotels or modest inns and ski lodges.
While urban wine country might sound like an oxymoron, it’s actually a reality at the stunning City Vineyard in New York City’s Tribeca neighborhood. The water-side venue is the perfect host for your next event — whatever that may be, from 20 to 200 guests and from cocktail party to plated dinner.