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The Neighborhoods of Cuba

The different cities and neighborhoods of Cuba are waiting to be explored.

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Colorado Vacation Rentals

Aspen Core. Four-level townhouse, garage and elevator. Amazing views of Aspen Mountain and village. Two master suites with walk-in closets, steam shower, jetted spa tub, flat screen TV & gas fire places. Guest bedroom & office. Ski in and 1 block from iconic Lift 1A. Christmas/New Year's: $2,500/night (7 night minimum). July: $25,000. or 860-463-6622.

Connecticut Vacation Rentals

Litchfield County. Gracious 1790 Georgian, newly restored perfection, sleeps 12, family reunions, retreats and seminars.,
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Florida Vacation Rentals

Boca Grande: Two-unit townhouse steps from beach, fabulous views of Gulf. Each unit 2 bedroom, 2 bath, identical floor plans. Rent one or both. All amenities. For details:, 586-255-0889.

New Hampshire Vacation Rentals

Private lodge 2 hrs. from Hanover. Perfect summer vacation spot for a family or couple. Dock, boats, porch, magnificent views. No pets/no smoking. 202-320-8268.

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,

Spotlight on Caribbean and Latin America

Harvard Magazine extends our thoughts and well wishes to our friends and advertising partners who have been affected by the recent hurricanes. We hope for the best possible outcome for you as you navigate this very difficult time.

Looking for a Caribbean getaway that offers more than just beach and sun? Enter Cuba. This island, only about 100 miles away from Miami, is a center of culture and history as well as sunshine and stretches of beach that will deliver. Here are the different cities and neighborhoods of Cuba, waiting to be explored. Click here to view the article by our friends at Let's Go Travel.

Jamaica Paradise. Villa Serenity. 5-star experience. 8,000 sq. ft., 5 bedrooms, 4.5 baths, gated community, private pool, steps to the beach. 24/7 concierge, daily housekeeping, complimentary chauffer, gourmet meals. Perfect for families, reunions, celebrations. 401-626-6942.

Tortola, BVI: Three-bedroom house 50 yards from beautiful Long Bay Beach. or 646-526-7111.

Barbados Luxury Villa—Up to 7 Large Suites—3 night minimum, includes Arrival Dinner and breakfast daily/St James, West Coast. Contact us for rates and schedule. or 914-589-6550. Ask for Guy.

Crewed Yacht Charters, Caribbean, Mediterranean, New England & Bahamas. Call Chris or Karin. 800-649-5701 or 321-777-1707.

Croatia Vacation Rentals

Gulet cruises in Croatia: Luxury gulet charter in Croatia. Get the best possible Croatia gulet to charter.

France Vacation Rentals

Dordogne-Lot Valley. Dream house. Mythic village. Couples, Families. Wonderful restaurants, markets, vineyards, bicycling, swimming. (Alumni Discount)., 617-608-1404.

Paris vacation apartments, hotel reservations, things to do, destination guide & more. Visit:

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 three.

Burgundy, Cote d'Or Wine Country. Luxurious 18th Century village house overlooks historic chateau in French countryside. 30 minutes from Beaune and Burgundy's best vineyards. 3 bedrooms, large salon, gourmet kitchen, 2 baths, washer, dryer, WiFi, satellite HDTV, stereo, DVD. Sleeps 6. Private garden. Perfect for hiking, biking in countryside. 6 bicycles provided. U.S. $1,500/week. Available April-November. W. Kenneth Thompson,, 802-453-7855.

PROVENCE warm happy farmhouse surrounded by Cotes du Rhone Vineyards 6 bedrooms.

Normandy. Restored pressoir on sixteen tranquil hilltop acres. Five bedrooms, 3 baths, pool. 1.75 hours from Paris. Photos at: Available June-October; $2,900/week or $8,000/month. 415-922-3070,

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

Paris. Luxurious, large, sun-filled belle epoque apartment just off Place St. Michel on Left Bank. 4th floor. Lovely details, fully equipped, cleaning 2x/wk. Sleeps 5. Minimum week, $4,200. Call 617-491-0006.

St-Cirq-Lapopie—(Midi-Pyrenees) Charming stone cottage perched high above the Lot River. In medieval village but set apart, tranquil gardens, private. Spectacular views. Fully equipped kitchen, dining on stone terrace, 3 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, fireplace. Sleeps 6. Ideal for family or two couples. Region special for hiking, biking, river sports, vineyards, markets, cuisine, caves with neolithic art. U.S $1700/week. AVAILABLE APRIL THROUGH OCTOBER.

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

Languedoc. Charming house in medieval village, sleeps 4-6, stunning views. Vineyards, Carcassone, Mediterranean, hiking.

Paris 16th: Large, sunny, one bedroom, elevator, near shops, Metro Mirabeau. All creature comforts. $1450/wk, two week minimum.

France, 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.

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 Sevres and St. Germain. 1,100/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,

Paris-Marais: Renovated 17th-century, tri-level, top-floor, courtyard apartment. Central, quiet, exposed beams, hardwood floors, fireplace, fully equipped. Non-smokers. Week/Month. 206-723-6538;

Paris, 5* boutique vacation apartments. Marais, Louvre, St. Germain. Professionally managed & owned by Pad-a-Terre (est. 1999). +33-1-42-77-92-10.
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Aix-en-Provence, Cours Mirabeau: Heart of town. Two bedroom, quiet, steps to shops, restaurants; garage. Perfect for exploring. $1,450 weekly.

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;

Hungary Vacation Rentals

Historic Heart of Budapest! Beautiful, classic, sunny 2-bedroom apartment. Many amenities. Balcony. Perfect for family vacations or business trips. Harvard Alumni Business Network Advertiser.
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Italy Vacation Rentals

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

Rome: spacious, stylish, renovated apartment. Walk to St. John Lateran and major sights. WiFi. Elevator. Two bedrooms, two baths., 212-867-0489,

Rome. Breathtakingly beautiful art-filled apartment on via Gregoriana near Spanish steps. 2 bedrooms in a 17th century palazzo. Not suitable for small children., 212-360-6321.

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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Florence—heart of city. Luxury apartments for rent by Harvard Alumnus. Walk to all major sites and best restaurants from this historic palazzo. Tell us your class year and get 10% off.

Tuscany, Casole d'Elsa. Vibrant village life, complete privacy. 2 BR, 1-bath apt, free WiFi, garden/padio. All amenities. Restaurants, cultural activities and more outside your door. Close to Siena. HMS '86 alumni owner. 404-274-8287, $650-$750/wk., Harvard Alumni Business Network Advertiser.
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TUSCANY: Luxury private villa for 8, beautiful pool and gardens,

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:


Luxury Barge Cruises in the Upper Loire. Barge Meanderer is an exquisite, top-rated, owner-operated luxury canal barge offering six-day, FULLY inclusive cruises on French canals (6 passengers/6 crew). Enjoy transfers to/from the Barge, all meals and wines, open bar, shore visits to wineries, markets, chateaux, antiquing, optional guided biking tours and golf. Highly customized. Owned by parents of Harvard M.B.A. ’97. 602-790-0049,;
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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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Resolute Reef Research. Investigation of global warming on reef milieus. Diving and underwater photography. Harvard Alumni Business Network Advertiser.
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