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Featuring 12 bedrooms with views of the sea and Mount Etna, this luxury villa lies among enchanting gardens and draws visitors in with its heat-able pool and Jacuzzi. The villa is available to be fully serviced upon guests’ request, including a private chef to concoct stunning Sicilian dishes.
Complete with Moorish design and Gothic windows, Villa Carmine boasts a leafy courtyard garden and a façade of slender red brick and stone. Owned by the same family for decades, the villa was recently restored to create a 21st-century home with all the modern luxuries needed for a memorable stay.
Soak in panoramic views of the Ionian Sea and the fertile flanks and lava peak of Mount Etna at this 12-bedroom property, which can also be fully serviced at guests’ request. This former aristocratic villa features lemon groves, fruit orchards, vegetable gardens and a south-facing infinity pool.
Considered one of Taormina’s most historic properties, La Prora underwent renovations to bring its historic character and background to the 21st century. Interiors blend seamlessly with the outdoors, with surrounding gardens and terraces adorning the exterior. A heat-able pool lies at the center of the villa. Any spot of the villa promises views of the sea and Mount Etna.
Global Traveler Announces the Winners of the 2023 Outstanding Diversity & Inclusion in Travel Awards
For its third year, Global Traveler awards the airline, cruise line and hotel brand best representing diversity, equity and inclusion within the travel industry. Over the past year Global Traveler analyzed many airlines, cruise lines and hotel brands to determine which companies prove most committed to changing the world through diversity and inclusion.
The highly anticipated GT Tested Reader Survey has more reason to celebrate in 2024 than ever before. This year marks the 20th anniversary of our GT Tested Reader Survey awards, with many of the winning brands earning milestone accolades for years of dedicated and consistent service.
As another phenomenal year of travel comes to an end, it’s time, as always, for Global Traveler to celebrate and award those who do it best as we announce the 2023 winners of the GT Tested Reader Survey awards. But that's not the only cause for celebration here: We've hit another major milestone, as this marks our 20th year honoring the best of the best inn world of travel!
Are you looking to enhance your business trip with a little leisure? Look no further than Portugal, a country renowned for its captivating blend of history, culture and natural beauty. And with TAP Air Portugal, you can effortlessly transform your business trip into an unforgettable bleisure adventure. Discover why Portugal and TAP Air Portugal are the perfect combination for an enriching and rejuvenating experience.
For the 13th consecutive year, Global Traveler honors the best of the best in the industry, naming 2023’s Airline of the Year and Hotel of the Year.
IHG Hotels & Resorts is thrilled to announce the launch of a new mobile product feature for members: IHG Wi-Fi Auto Connect. This feature is now available exclusively in the IHG One Rewards mobile app for both iOS and Android users and will automatically connect IHG One Rewards members to WiFi upon arrival at more than 5,000 IHG hotels worldwide — no separate passwords or log-ins needed. This is in addition to the exciting benefits of being an IHG Business Edge member. IHG Business Edge provides small- and medium-sized businesses access to a user-friendly portal that displays comprehensive spending and savings data while providing the convenience of direct booking with a guaranteed discount.