Archive for August, 2016

Celebrate Labor Day in Villazzo style

Friday, August 26th, 2016

Let’s welcome the Fall season with style!

Book your 5-star VillaHotel Stay in Miami 

and Enjoy a complimentary tailoring session

and men’s suit from John Varvatos.

Guests that book a minimum of one week 5-star VillaHotel service level will enjoy a private in-villa styling experience with a master tailor session from John Varvatos Bal Harbour Shops.

John Varvatos tailored clothing offers a distinctive approach to formal dressing. Designed for the discerning gentleman in two coveted styles, The Hampton and The Austin, each suit evokes a sophisticated fusion of modern sensibilities with classic artisanship.

This offer is valid during the months of September and October 2016 with any 5-star VillaHotel booking of 7 days or more in Miami, valid for one guest.

Villazzo has partnered with American contemporary menswear designer John Varvatos to offer you a truly bespoke experience. The master tailor will custom fit you with a complete look from the John Varvatos Tailored Clothing collection – including suit (sizing 46 to 58),shirt, tie and shoes for a complimentary retail value of $4,000.

Don’t miss your opportunity to enjoy this refined tailoring experience this Fall at one of our 10 VillaHotels located in Miami Beach. All Villa rates are valid for the month of September and October, contact villas@villazzo.com and customize your VillaHotel service packages according to your specific tastes, we have created three service levels for you to choose from.

Kick off the Fall season in sophisticated style, and let our experts pamper you in style.

Villa Contenta (6 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms; waterfront)
5-Star VillaHotel Rate: starting from $10,500 / night
Villa Kristine (7 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms; waterfront)
5-Star VillaHotel Rate: starting from $14,300 / night
Villa Denise (5+2 bedrooms, 5+2 bathrooms; canal front)
5-Star VillaHotel Rate: starting from $6,700 / night

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Top 5 Activities to do in Aspen this August

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Unlike some mountain towns, the adventures in Aspen are just starting to heat up when the snow melts. The ski town known for its breathtaking landscape and dynamic culture scene comes alive with a variety of activities, from star gazing to mountain biking. There are many reasons why Aspen is one of America’s most visited destinations over the summer, and here’s a guide on how to make the most of this month of August in this unforgettable and exclusive getaway.

1. August 1 Belly Up Aspen, Chris Isaak “First Comes the Night Tour”

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Since opening in 2005, the Belly Up has become Aspen’s premier spot for live music. We can’t think of a better way to enjoy Isaak’s first album of new material in six years than at this intimate venue with a capacity of 450.

 

2. August 8 Aspen Institute Hurst Lecture Series: Bright Minds in New Media

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Gather amongst diverse thought leaders, creatives, scholars and members of the public to address some of the world’s most complex issues.  The panel discussion will focus on the future of new media and how it has transformed our lives and the way we consume information.

 

3. August 10 Stars Above Aspen | Astronomy Night

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Head up the Silver Queen Gondola to gaze through telescopes and explore the constellations and learn from experts. Be sure to stay until 8:15 for the keynote presentation with Astronomer and Author David Auguilar entitled “To Pluto and Beyond”.

 

4. August 16 Farm to Table Tuesdays

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The weather is perfection in Aspen in the summer…… warm, sunny (no humidity) and it cools off at night. Indulge in the outdoors, ride up the Elk Camp Gondola in Snowmass and enjoy locally-sourced ingredients in a farm-to-table-inspired dinner menu, outdoor family activities and live music.

 

5. August 23 Bonus Bike Nights

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Thrill in lift-served biking covering more than 50 miles of terrain. The trail system on Snowmass ranges from gentle roads to challenging freeride single track.