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5 REASONS TO VISIT BEAVER CREEK

Welcome to the most luxurious of all American ski resorts, Beaver Creek, Colorado. But because it is so white glove, so luxurious and so family-friendly, with arguably the best grooming in the entire industry, the skiing and riding tends to get overlooked. But the heart and soul of what makes Beaver Creek tick and what makes it special is the perfectly designed village, the resort’s beating heart. Heated sidewalks ensure that no visitor must walk around town in snow, while strategically placed escalators throughout the pedestrian village mean no one need climb or descend stairs in ski boots—Beaver Creek was built from the ground up to provide the ultimate guest experience.

5 REASONS TO VISIT KANSAS CITY

On Missouri's western edge, Kansas City (sometimes making you wonder which state you're in) includes over 17 distinct neighborhoods, such as Country Club Plaza—widely known as the “Rodeo Drive of the Midwest.” The amazing thing about Kansas City is that it’s quite trendy and industrial, but if you need to take a breather from city life, rolling hills are just a short drive away.

5 REASONS TO VISIT ROME

A journey into the past—historic Rome is a mix of hauntingly ancient ruins, awe-inspiring art and vibrant street life. Italy’s hot-blooded capital is one of the world’s most romantic and inspiring cities. Lap up the dolce vita lifestyle while gorging on art and culture, people-watch on the piazzas and feast like a Roman by finishing off your visit with gelato and a shot of un caffè. Never say espresso.

5 REASONS TO VISIT GARDONE RIVIERA

On the shore of Lake Garda, you'll find Gardone Riviera—considered a genuine "botanical garden" where the vegetation blends with European, Mediterranean and sub-tropical plant species. Gardone Riviera offers its guests a striking lakefront boulevard that hosts cultural events and famous walled-residence of poet Gabriele d’Annunzio.

5 REASONS TO VISIT BIG SKY

There’s a lot more to Big Sky than the endless views and wide-open skies that give this Montana town its name. A traditional Western flair, complete with real cowboys that blend easily with luxury and comfort in all aspects of life. Big Sky offers unlimited access to outdoor recreation: the wet and wild whitewater experience, blue ribbon trout streams, backcountry hikes, meandering wildlife, and widespread wildflowers.

5 REASONS TO VISIT STEAMBOAT SPRINGS

In a small, ranching town located high in the Rockies, life is different. A resort town known for hospitality just as much as its champagne powder. From steaming hot mineral springs and an array of breathtaking hikes to boating surrounded by dense pine forest and world-class skiing, you’ll see just how much Steamboat Springs, Colorado has to offer. With nonstop flights from 11 major US airports, Steamboat Springs is well worth taking the road less traveled to feel like you're a world away.

5 REASONS TO VISIT LOUISVILLE

Situated along the Ohio River—Louisville, Kentucky is a historic and integral part of American culture we know today. As the largest producer of thoroughbreds and bourbon, Louisville is a mecca for racing enthusiasts and bourbon connoisseurs alike. Plus, it’s the birthplace of boxing legend Mohammed Ali and the Kentucky Derby—both pieces of history you can experience first hand for yourself.