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Travel

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit Maintains Stronghold as Region’s Leading Luxe All-Inclusive

Today’s luxury all-inclusive resort industry has no shortage of options, with an increasing number of high-end properties around the globe getting in the game.  The all-inclusive model, which reportedly originated in the French Club Med resorts in 1950, is now more popular than ever—even among persnickety jet setters for whom […]

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Healthy Eating

Rule Breaker Snacks Rebel Against Conventional Treats

Ah, the chickpea. We love it in salads, stews, as hummus dip and more. But who knew this beloved legume, also known as the garbanzo bean, is versatile enough to bake sweet treats with? This is a surprising truth proven positive by the ambitious and skilled folks at Rule Breaker […]

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Travel

The Reef 28 Unveils Beach-Chic Hospitality in Downtown Playa del Carmen

The Mexican state Quintana Roo is perhaps best known as the home of the venerable tourist city of Cancun, which is revered for beautiful while coral sand beaches, hot nightlife and everything in-between. Thousands of tourists flock to this destination monthly. However, travelers would do well to take just a […]

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Travel

10 Ways The Grand at Moon Palace Cancun Elevates All-In Vacations

Palace Resorts is a company well-known for elevating the all-inclusive resort experience through five-star accommodations and amenities. These are standards that have been well-set through this esteemed hospitality group’s years of experience and expertise operating ten award-winning, expansive oceanfront resorts throughout Mexico and Jamaica. But it’s one of their newer […]

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Shopping

14 Fail-Safe Father’s Day Gifts

With Father’s Day looming, many are still frenetically searching for that perfect item to please and appease the Dads in their life, and droves will spend toward that end. Last year, U.S. consumers spent billions on Father’s Day gifts across key categories, reportedly spending .83 billion dollars on tools and […]