Situated at the foot of Switzerland's Alps and along Lake Geneva lies one of the most luxurious-and pricey-cities in the world.
In 2013, Americans forfeited 169 million vacation days, amounting to $52.4 billion in lost benefits, according to a new study.
Fed up with constantly checking the Blackberry while on the beach ? Fearful of the backlog of emails when you're back in the office ?
A new survey of employees finds that only 25 percent of U.S. employees with paid time off took all of their vacation days last year.
Had the Four Seasons arrived on the Caribbean island of Nevis before Christopher Columbus, the New World may have been different. Perhaps he would have fallen for the graceful way the pools are worked into the terrain. Maybe he would have been won over by the beach huts, where he and Nina could have enjoyed a most civilised day. If nothing else, he would have stayed for the rum punch served on the boat from neighbouring St Kitts.
If money is no object then this is the vacation for you!