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California Vacation Rentals

CALIFORNIA BEACH VACATION. Beautifully furnished 2-BR, 2-BTH townhome w/all amenities in Dana Point (midway LA and San Diego). Beautiful sunsets; ocean views. For details visit: or contact Email:

Florida Vacation Rentals

OLD NAPLES. Beautiful 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath condo. Den, updated kitchen and lanai. 2 Pools. 2 blocks to beach; walk to shops and pier. 3 month minimum. Available for the season or annually starting January.

Hawaii Vacation Rentals

BIG ISLAND Oceanfront private home. 4bed/4.5bath. Mauna Kea Properties. One-of-a-kind getaway.

Maine Vacation Rentals

Maine Luxury Vacation Rentals by Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty

Massachusetts Vacation Rentals

CAPE COD SUMMER RENTALS. TRURO, WELLFLEET. Large selection of vacation rental homes and cottages. Experienced in sales & rentals since 1961., 508-349-2700.

Visiting Harvard? 1 bedroom apartment with parking, Arlington. Quick bus ride to Harvard Sq. On Minuteman Bike Path. Couples, solo adventurers, business travelers welcome.
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Family/friends ski vacations, winter retreats. 2 hours from Boston, 10 mins from Berkshire East. 7 bedrooms. Walk to quaint town. Call Susan 917-470-4222.

New Mexico Vacation Rentals

Santa Fe. Architect's all solar electric, 3-bedroom, 3-bath house on 12.5 acres, 15 minutes to Plaza. Stunning views; non smoking; no pets; weekly. 978-369-2647,

Rhode Island Vacation Rentals

Large Waterfront Estate. 25 acre estate on Narragansett Bay near Newport and Narragansett. Private tennis court and beach, croquet lawn, two kitchens, sleeps up to 18. Weekly rental. 203-259-2750.

Vermont Vacation Rentals

Stowe Resort Homes. Vacation homes in Stowe, Vermont. 802-760-1157,
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Classic winter getaway! Barnard, close to Killington, Woodstock, x-country & downhill ski areas. 5 bedrooms, 3 baths, large stone fireplace, sunroom overlooking lake. Great for groups, couples.
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Misc International Vacation Rentals

Red Savannah Journeys & Safaris. Inspirational custom vacations. Africa, Asia, Australia, South America, Europe. 855-468-5555.
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Caribbean Vacation Rentals

Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico. Enjoy the most stunning sunsets from my beachfront apartment! Book at
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France Vacation Rentals

Paris-Marais: Exquisite, sunny one-bedroom apartment behind Place des Vosges. King-size bed, living/dining room, six chairs, full kitchen, washer, dryer. Weekly maid service. WiFi. $1350 weekly.

BRITTANY WRITER’S HOUSE. 19th-century stone house on river/canal; 5 fireplaces, tile/wood floors, beamed ceilings; modern heat, electricity, plumbing, and conveniences; small village, next to large town, near city, 15 miles from ocean beaches; 5 hours from Paris. For details/photos, contact: 510-866-5496;,

Languedoc. Stunning mountain views from charmingly renovated house in medieval village. Fully equipped. Sleeps 4 to 6. Visit wineries, Carcassonne, beaches, hiking.

Saint-Cirq-Lapopie. (Alumni Discount) Voted ‘most beautiful village’ in Southern France. Beautiful 4-bedroom home in lively, enchanting, medieval, artists’ village—restaurants, markets, vineyards, museums, bicycling, swimming. 617-608-1404.

Paris 7th. Fifth floor, quiet, studio sleeps 3. Balcony. View Eiffel Tower. 207-752-0285.

Paris 6th: Elegant Left Bank apartment by the Seine. Walk to Notre Dame, Louvre, and Luxembourg Garden., 609-924-7520.

Paris—7th. Métro Vaneau. Elegant 900 sq ft 3rd floor 1BR apartment with open view, washer/dryer, elevator, renovated kitchen and bathroom. Sleeps 4 w/ sleeper sofa. Weekly maid service. Located on quiet street, near Rue de Sèvres and St. Germain. US $1,610/week. 1 week minimum.

Paris—Marais. Historic 17th-century, 500 sq. ft. apt on first floor, renovated, 1 bedroom, sleeps 4, brand new kitchen & bath, 2 private courtyards, high-speed internet access. 978-505-8300,

Montmartre is the soul of Paris. One bedroom, sleeps two. French charm, American conveniences. Landmarked Adolf Loos building commissioned by Dadaist Tristan Tzara. Private garden setting yet a short walk to Sacre Coeur Montmartre Museum Moulin de la Galette Pigalle and Moulin Rouge metros, bakeries, wine shops, cafes, markets, cheese shops, florists. +33(6)59880172.

Paris 5th. Blue State Special. Elegant ground floor studio in 17th-century building half block from Seine opposite Notre Dame. Free internet, phone, TV. Full kitchen. Sleeps 2+.

Paris. Saint-Germain-des-Prés. Lovely studio apartment. 212-463-8760.

South of France. Hilltop village above Nice near Vence and Grasse; two-bed two-bath house with spectacular views of Gorge du Loup; sleeps four. $1400 per week.
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PARIS—MARAIS. Renovated 17th-century, tri-level, top-floor, courtyard apartment. Central, quiet, exposed beams, hardwood floors, fireplace, fully equipped. Nonsmokers. Week/Month. 206-723-6538;

PARIS. Marais—Louvre—St. Germain. Boutique vacation apartments. Professionally managed & privately owned by Pad à Terre (est. ’99). +33-1-42-77-92-10.
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PARIS: MARAIS/BASTILLE. Enchanting one-bedroom apartment on cobblestone pedestrian, gated passage. Parisian decor, full kitchen, 3rd floor. Sunny, central, quiet. Sleeps 2-3. Photos: 703-973-7976.

Great Britain & Ireland Vacation Rentals

LONDON, COVENT GARDEN. Walk to Theatre, Opera, Galleries. 1 Bedroom, 2 Bath flat in modern building with Porter. 7 night minimum. 307-733-8195;

Experience Christmas in London. Stay in one of the Silveroom Club’s luxury apartments/townhouses in Knightsbridge, South Kensington or Earls Court. Experience the best in quality, comfort and relaxation during the holidays. Make this year’s Christmas one to remember.
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Italy Vacation Rentals

Beautifully restored 11th cent. abbey on 30 hillside acres south of Siena. Features 8 double bedrooms with ensuite baths, formal rose gardens, excellent staff, and large green marble pool. Ideal for family reunions and weddings.
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Going to Italy? Let a Stanford alum who lives there guide and drive you. He’ll follow your lead if you wish or he’ll surprise you with discoveries he’s made over the years. Your wishes are his commands. Check out:

Rome—Bright Elegant Apartment. Beamed ceilings. Antiques. Walk to Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain. 609-683-3813,

Beautifully restored 18th-century Tuscan home between Lucca and the sea. Private, gated, 4+ terraced acres. Manicured gardens. 65’ pool. Convenient to beaches, Florence, Pietrasanta, Cinque Terre. Perfect for vacation or sabbatical.
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Tuscany, Casole d'Elsa. Vibrant village life, complete privacy. 2BR, 1BA apartment, free WiFi, garden/patio. All amenities. Restaurants, cultural activities, and more outside your door. Close to Siena. HMS ’86 alumni owner. 404-274-8287. $650-$750/week., Harvard Alumni Business Network Advertiser.
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TUSCANY: Luxury private villa for 8, beautiful pool and gardens,

Riviera. Romantic 3-bedroom garden flat with breathtaking views. Menton 5 mins.

Tuscany—Chianti Villa among olive groves, 3BR, 2BA, spacious rooms, patio, and garden, perfect for sabbatical, 1 hr to Florence, Arezzo, Lucca, Pisa, thermae, and beaches $1100/wk; $2,800/mo.
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New Zealand Vacation Rentals

Marlborough NZ: Luxury private villa in the heart of wine country. Vacations, weddings, sabbaticals

Marlborough, New Zealand. Meet quintessential New Zealand. Charming light filled cottage in an acre of pretty garden. Own pool. Wineries at your doorstep. Sleeps 6.


Honeymoons in wine country in Spain. Luxurious yet affordable trips.

Expert-led archaeological tours, food tours, walking tours and gulet cruises. Croatia, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Turkey and UK. Peter Sommer Travels,
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Rioja wine country tours and holidays. Spain's best wine region"

Wine Tours from Madrid. The best way to get to know real Spain

Yacht Charters

Crewed Yacht Charters, Virgin Islands, Greece, Croatia, Newport & Bahamas. Call Chris or Karin. 800-649-5701 or 321-777-1707.

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