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Ann Abel
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Attended Rice University
Lives in Brooklyn
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My latest on Forbes.com
The 37-room hotel hotel, in the bucolic Eastern Townships not far from Vermont, has just the right mix of country charm and worldly style.
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All the Four Seasons brand hallmarks, plus winning whimsy, on the Riviera Nayarit
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My latest on Forbes.com: what's worth seeing now in one of the greatest cities in the world
Here's where to stay, eat, shop and play in one of the world's most creative, passionate cities.
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My latest for Yahoo Travel: some pretty great ways to make a living here.
We’ve reached an age where it’s not enough for a hotel to have a spa director, sommelier, and a reservations manager. Now hotel's are creating unique new positions, from the creative to the bizarre.
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After splitting with partners and selling his Thompson Hotels brand, trendsetter Jason Pomeranc has pulled off a successful relaunch of the lower Manhattan hotel that started it all.
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Thirty years to the day after it first opened, one of the Caribbean's finest resort came back to life, feeling perfectly of-the-moment and far more relaxed than its original incarnation.
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My latest on Forbes.com: beaches, surfing, riding, and ceviche tostadas. Go.
The rugged but romantic new 17-room inn will make a particularly picturesque corner of the country’s Pacific coast accessible to couples or others who want to stay in high-luxury, local-feeling surroundings, without renting a big villa or casita.
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Loli Delger gives visitors access to her firsthand experience, deep connections in and passion for Buenos Aires, the rest of Argentina, Uruguay and Chile.
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My latest on Forbes.com: a luxurious private villa in the BVI—perfect for fantasizing about on a snowy, sleety day
The villa is a private enclave with glorious gardens, spectacular views, a secluded beach, a well-practiced staff and a certain retro appeal.
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My latest on Forbes.com...to fuel fantasies of winter travel
These islands are exotic, tiny and off-the-beaten-path. They feel like they're at the end of the world but are developed just enough to have one indulgent place to stay.
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Thanks to a gorgeous new resort, the private winemaking community is now a draw for visitors who just want to relax in picturesque, mountainous wine country, near Buenos Aires, Patagonia and other South American attractions.
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My latest on Forbes.com—on one of my new favorite destinations
This sunny, sandy sliver of Uruguayan coast is the St. Barth of South America.
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Freelance travel writer, specializing in luxury hotels, spas, restaurants, outfitters, tour operators, and soft adventure around the world
Skills
writing, editing, storytelling, proofreading
Employment
  • freelance travel writer
    2012 - present
    writes regularly for outlets including Forbes.com, Robb Report, Departures, Afar, National Geographic Traveler, Brides, Islands, Tablet Hotels, and Well + Good NYC
  • Forbes
    senior editor, 2008 - 2012
    travel editor of ForbesLife magazine
  • Spa Finder
    executive editor, 2002 - 2008
  • GQ
    copy editor, 2000 - 2002
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Brooklyn
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Semi-intrepid traveler and aficionada of luxury hotels
Introduction
Grateful to have the best job in the world—but taking it very seriously
Bragging rights
evaluated more than 300 hotels in 59 countries and counting
Education
  • Rice University
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Female