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Top 10 Destinations for 2017

Our annual Hot List is always an F1S favorite to create. After much discussion from our resident experts and clients, we present the 10 places you should visit this year. Our criteria ranges from emerging destinations, notable events in 2017, and an influx of luxury properties. Slovenia If the name is unfamiliar now, it won’t…

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Hot Openings: 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge

Next month’s opening of 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge will transform the Brooklyn waterfront. The eco-urban-retreat is one of New York’s most highly anticipated additions of 2017. We sat down with designer Waad El Hadidy for a look inside. How did you approach the design process for 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge? We started on this project…

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Weekend in Athens

After a few years of waning interest, Athens is now the top Greek destination for tourists. Our Kathy Chou recently visited to see why the capital is becoming a popular winter getaway too. Why Athens in the winter? Athens off-season is fantastic. With most of the tourists gone, we got to mingle with the locals,…

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