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Mohonk Mountain House, upstate New York: Luxury and Victorian loveliness

The Mohonk Mountain House, perched above a brilliant blue lake in the Shawangunk Mountains about 90 miles north of New York City, has continued to thrive for more than a century. Named the No. 2 resort spa in the United States by Conde Nast Traveler, the hotel was built in 1869 to cater to the wealthy crowd …

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Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas hotel review with a Twist

Luxurious Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas The Strip, as it is known in Las Vegas, is not to be confused with Disneyland. Although, in some places gold fairy dust is sprinkled liberally about. Chef Pierre Gagnaire sprinkles magic on his French country dishes at Twist restaurant in the Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas  and the bartender at Mandarin …

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