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Vacation Spots With a Storied Past
A priest, a prisoner and a plantation worker walk into a bar... No, it's not a joke; it's a dream come true. All of these places have been converted into luxury vacation spots, and we've got your peek.
Spain's Hostal de San Marcos, Salon
The Hotel San Marcos was once a convent and a concentration camp during the Spanish Civil War. We think this only lends perspective and makes us happy that San Marcos still exists so we can enjoy such a historic structure while reminding us to count our blessings every day.
By Holly Aguirre