What's our dream? Finding the most exquisitely unique hotels, resorts and adventures around the world and inducting them into the Black Book Collection by JG. We're one step closer to achieving our dream by introducing into the Collection the Dream Downtown in New York City. Featuring 316 loft-style guestrooms and suites, the Dream Downtown is perfectly placed between the trendy Meatpacking District and the classically chic neighborhood of Chelsea. And with innovative and inspiring architecture and décor, this stunning property itself is ironically a dream in the city that never sleeps.
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Gear up for a serious adventure with Quasar Expeditions in the Galapagos Islands by practicing your Spanish! For this Expressions post, we asked our contacts at Quasar Expeditions to give us a quick tutorial so we'll at least be able to eat well...
An adventure with Quasar Expeditions in the Galapagos Islands
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Did you know that with a lot of airlines, checking two (2) 50-lb. bags is cheaper than checking one (1) 51-lb bag? Master that exhausting logic with this week's JG Black Book of Travel Necessity!
Mini Luggage Scale at L.L. Bean
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We at JG Black Book of Travel absolutely love international events and that's why we look forward to the U.N. World Water Day every March 22. This year's theme: The World is Thirsty because We are Hungry. Check out some of the photos our international community has been posting to the World Water Day flickr stream from events that focus on the importance of freshwater – from water scarcity to treatment techniques and frugality.
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Although we don't really recommend taking this week's travel Necessity on your next trip, it's a great way to track time until you take off again.
Puzzle Calendar at ThinkGeek
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In honor of St. Patrick's Day, we dedicate this Photo Friday to Ireland! Kudos to Black Book Collection member, DuVine Adventures for lending us these awesome photos from the land of the lucky!
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We asked our contacts at Grand Hotel Wien and The Ring in Vienna, Austria for a quick German lesson for the next time we visit. So welcome, or shall we say willkommen to our first German Expressions post. Grand Hotel Wien in Vienna, Austria
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