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    Condé Nast Traveler Releases Top Hotels

    A A picture taken on June 24, 2011 shows a bedroom of the luxury hotel Mandarin Oriental in Paris. Mandarin Oriental group is a Hong-Kong based chain.   AFP PHOTO FRANCK FIFE (Photo credit should read FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images)

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    Aerial bicycles to traverse the forest in Ecuador? Frozen coconut mojitos in Belize? Friar-made bath lotions in Italy? Yes, please. These are a few of the luxe amenities available at 2013's hottest hotels. Condé Nast Traveler visited more than a thousand hotels across the world to find the 154 best places to stay this year, and their newly released list, complete with stunning photos, will make you think twice about your previous hotel plans. Now—how does one get that job?

    Read it at Conde Nast Traveler