• Pool: Hidden Gem in Sarasota, Fla.

    The back patio wows with views across the pool of Sarasota Bay. Palm trees and other lush plantings create a private paradise right in your own backyard.   See the Image

  • Patio: Hidden Gem in Sarasota, Fla.

    Surrounded by deep blue sea, the property blends indoors and out thanks to ample outdoor spaces including covered balconies and patio areas.   See the Image

  • Outdoor Dining: Hidden Gem in Sarasota, Fla.

    Exotic tree species hide the mansion from street view and create a tropical oasis on the grounds. An abundance of outdoor living spaces provides serene spots for alfresco dining and lounging.   See the Image

  • Living Room: Hidden Gem in Sarasota, Fla.

    Inside, the stunning contemporary architecture features floor-to-ceiling windows, which frame the jaw-dropping views of the Gulf of Mexico. Built in 1987 as a palatial oriental palace, the home was…   See the Image

  • Aerial View: Hidden Gem in Sarasota, Fla.

    Perched on two private acres fronting one of the most desirable beaches in the U.S., this magnificent estate captures unparalleled views of the Gulf of Mexico. While off the beaten path, it remains…   See the Image

  • West Quoddy Head Lighthouse in Lubec, Maine

    If you’ve ever dreamed of moving to the beach – where swimming, sunbathing, fishing and boating are mere steps away – you may have also assumed that this lifestyle is financially out of reach. Many…   Read the Blog

  • Beach in Westport, Wash.

    Published 08/05/14 in Places
    Beach in Westport, Wash.

    Westport has become one of the most popular surfing destinations in the Pacific Northwest.   See the Image

  • Waikiki Beach in Honolulu, Hawaii

    Waikiki Beach in Honolulu is Hawaii's main resort area.   See the Image

  • The Ritz-Carlton brand is synonymous with both luxury and impeccable service. Part of the brand's allure stems from a fine attention to detail, including the design scheme. In particular, the…   Read the Blog

  • The luxe hotel brand famous for its impeccable service, creates a tropical vibe in these six properties.   See the Gallery