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Segment 1 (6am)Exotic AdventureDubai and Bangkok

Roundtrip airfare from LAX on Emirates Airlines (to Dubai, from Bangkok)6 nights’ accommodations· 3 nights at the 5-star Fairmont Dubai· 3 nights at the 4.5-star Dusit Thani BangkokAirfare from Dubai to Bangkok includedTours in both cities w/English-speaking guides· Highlights include: visiting the observation deck of the Burj Khalifa (the world's tallest building), coasting on a Dubai water taxi and marveling at the history of Bangkok's temples (including one housing the Reclining Buddha)Daily breakfast

· $2239/pp (inc. all taxes/fees)

Travel select dates January-May

Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Spa & CasinoLake Tahoe, NV Popular AAA 4-Diamond luxury resort set on a private beach on the north shores of Lake TahoeResort features a 24-hour casino, a 20,000-square-foot spa, a heated pool and hot tub, and 4 restaurants, as wellas a popular bar at the end of a 275-foot floating pierThis month, the resort will unveil all-new guest rooms -- the product of an $18 million renovation

· $139/nt. (45% off)o Deal waives the daily $21 resort fee and inc. FREE valet parking, a S’mores kit and 25% discounts on spa

Travel Oct. 14-Dec. 20, inc. weekends and early ski season (slopes open Nov. 17)

And They’re Off!Santa Anita Park in ArcadiaSanta Anita Park is surrounded by the San Gabriel Mountains and is Southern California's oldest racetrack, datingback to 1934The park’s Turf Club is the racetrack’s most luxurious venue, offering prime finish line views, upscale sit-downdining, personal service, wagering amenities and an upscale lounge, and a dress code is maintained

· $35/pp (reg. $72)o Deal inc. Turf Club VIP access, gourmet lunch and FREE valet parking

Visit opening day (Sep. 28) through Nov. 4

Segment 2 (7am)Luxury in ParadiseTahiti and Moorea

Roundtrip airfare from LAX on Air Tahiti Niu5 nights’ accommodations· 1 night at the 4.5-star InterContinental Tahiti Resorto Property fronts a lush lagoon and features 2 infinity pools· 4 nights at the 4-Star InterContinental Moorea Resort & Spao Property is a sanctuary for dolphins and turtlesRoundtrip ferry transfers to Moorea includedDaily breakfast

· $1949/pp (inc. all taxes/fees)

Travel select dates Nov.-Dec. 14 and Jan. 7-March

Parador Resort & SpaCosta RicaGorgeous 4-star retreat nestled on 12 acres of wildlife-laden tropical rain forest overlooking the Pacific Ocean insidefamous Manuel Antonio National ParkResort is minutes from Costa Rica’s best beaches, which can be reached by taking a free shuttleProperty boasts 3 oceanview pools, 2 adult-only pools and one family pool with a swim-up bar, plus 4 restaurants anda full-service spa

· $699 for a 4-nt. stay (reg. $1630)

Travel through Dec. 19Note: flights to San Jose, Costa Rica from L.A. start at $463 r/t through November

Estancia La Jolla Resort & SpaLa JollaLuxurious AAA 4-Diamond hacienda-style resort on 10 acresProperty is located in the ritzy seaside enclave of La Jolla an is close to beaches, the Torrey Pines golf course,shopping and top-rated restaurants, and features a wine bar and upscale diningLuxury spa treats guests to herbal steams before each treatments and offers massages in an outdoor garden

· $179/nt. (reg. $300+)o Deal inc. a room upgrade, valet parking ($25 value) and bottle of wine w/dessert for 2 at onsite Bodega Wine Bar

Travel through Jan. 8, inc. weekends

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