For those wanting to reunite with friends and family, private villas and homes in remote locations are more attractive than ever. Here are 20 we recommend.
Renting a house on one of the Greek islands has long been a classic summer escape. Amanzoe and Elounda Mare both offer glamorous villas of varying sizes.
Once owned by the Vanderbilts, Lake Kora is the greatest of the "Great Camps," a luxury Adirondack lodge that can now be reserved in its entirety.
Villa Feltrinelli enjoys a certain notoriety as the residence of Italian dictator Benito Mussolini from 1943-1945.
It is possible to explore this region as a day trip from Morelia, but I highly recommend spending two or three nights at the remarkable Hacienda Ucazanaztacua.
On a return visit to Pantelleria, we will probably rent a house. Toward the end of our stay, I toured several of the properties represented by the island's best villa-rental agent, the charming English-speaking Giovanni Matta.
In July, Tetiaroa will see the opening of The Brando, a resort of 35 villas, each with its own outdoor dining area, pool and private stretch of beach.
The 50 villas at Vietnam's Six Senses Con Dao overlook Bai Dat Doc, a broad, gently curving mile-long strand of dazzling sand lapped by the tranquil aquamarine waters of the South China Sea.
La Residence Renting a villa in wine country is a classic life experience everyone should have at least once.