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Caribbean Vacation Rentals

Tortola, BVI: Three-bedroom house 50 yards from beautiful Long Bay Beach. Ewinghouse[at]gmail [dot] com or 646-526-7111.

Beachfront Villa, Silver Sands Resort, Jamaica. 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, garden & sea patios, screened sun porch. Renowned beach, snorkeling, golf, sightseeing, tennis. Fully staffed. Van/driver. $255-$495/night.; jamahome[at]hotmail [dot] com; 860-233-6821.

Rated #1 St. John Villa on Trip Advisor. Pools, hot tubs, tennis/basketball court, beaches nearby, spectacular views., 1-800-553-0109.
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Bahamas, Eleuthera. Beachfront villa or apartment with swimming pool. 301-320-2809.

St. John, US Virgin Islands, Hillcrest Guest House,, 340 776-6774, hillcrestguesthouse[at]yahoo [dot] com.
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France Vacation Rentals

Paris Vacation Rentals. Great prices, large selection, excellent locations, personalized service., 800-403-4304.
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Paris Apartments: Short term rentals in Arrondissements 1-8 (Saint Germain, Latin Quarter, Marais)., 1-800-256-3981, inquiries[at]ParisByHeart [dot] com.

Paris, Harvard grads’ apartment, renovated, fully equipped, sleeps 4, wireless, balconies, Eiffel Tower views, brian [dot] thompson[at]umb [dot] edu.

Paris—7th. Metro 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. 1,000/week. 2 week minimum. kentbrittan[at]yahoo [dot] com.

Burgundy, France. Luxurious 18th-century village house, overlooking historic chateau in Burgundian countryside 25 km from Beaune. Three bedrooms, two baths, gourmet kitchen, cable, WiFi. Ideal for biking, hiking, visiting vineyards and historic sites. $1,500/week year round. 802-453-7855, Owners Harvard ’61.

AIX-EN-PROVENCE, Cours Mirabeau, heart of town. Well appointed, 2 bedroom apartment, remarkably quiet, steps to shops & restaurants, garage. Perfect for exploring Provence. $1400/week. greatfrenchrentals[at]comcast [dot] net.

PARIS 16TH. Experience le vrai Paris. Large, sunny one bedroom apartment, 6th floor, elevator, near shops, metro Mirabeau. Beautifully equipped for long stay. $2700 two week minimum. valsutter[at]gmail [dot] com.

COTE D’AZUR, NICE, GRASSE. Looking for authenticity? Townhouse pristine village near Gorges du Loup, breathtaking views, 2 bedroom, 2 bath $1400/wk. 941-544-6777.

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.  max[at]gwu [dot] edu.

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

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;

Reserve your next vacation home rental in France! contact[at]athomeinfrance [dot] com, 786-401-7303., Discount code: Harvard
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Harvard alumni: Never stay in a hotel again. Paris vacation rentals in great locations. Dedicated US customer service. Rated Excellent by TripAdvisor., 800-608-6958.

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

Paris—1st. Heart of Paris, 5 min from Louvre, Seine, Marais. Published American author’s 1 bedroom fully-renovated, bright, fully-equipped, quiet apartment w/ elevator: harvard [dot] paris [dot] home[at]gmail [dot] com.

Paris—13th: Bibliotheque, 2 bedroom apartment near Seine: 603-924-9535, glnward[at]gmail [dot] com.

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.

Exceptional property to rent South of France: 11000ft2, 7 bedrooms with in-suite bathrooms, park 30 acres. Minimum rent 10000 euros/week. 3 hours cleaning/day. nddub[at]icloud [dot] com.

Charming cottage and studio on beautiful 14 acre grounds of 18th Century French country chateau. Heated pool, tennis, bicycles, garden, much more.

France, Provence: Charming hilltop village of Venasque near Avignon. Restored medieval house with apartments owned by H ’65 alumnus. Rooftop terraces, sensational views. $850-$1,500 per week period. Website: Padraic Spence, 413-274-6839, lilypadinc[at]aol [dot] com.

Mayenne region, western France. Holiday cottage, in Wonderful Cistercian Tower XIIe. Restored with interior contemporary design. 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, kitchen, living room with large fireplace, all amenities. Sleeps 4., claudine [dot] dison[at]gmail [dot] com.

Provence Properties— offering vacation villas and small group tours in the South of France since 2003.

Italy Vacation Rentals

Beautiful holiday villas. Enjoy the country, city, beach. Tuscany: Rome: Calabria: Havenlink [dot] Alessandra[at]gmail [dot] com.

Tuscany: Just south of Siena, beautifully restored 11th C. Abbey set on 40 hillside acres of vineyards and rose gardens. 8 double bedrooms with 7 ensuite bathrooms, 3 kitchens, large marble pool, excellent staff—perfect for anniversaries and reunions. See photos at, Abbadia listing, and call 917-287-1966.

Luxury apartments located in the heart of Rome, two minutes from Spanish Steps. For information and photographs, please visit

Rome: Attractive, spacious, renovated apartment. Living room, 2 generous double bedrooms, 2 baths, kitchen/breakfast room. Convenient location near Metro SanGiovanni. $850 weekly.

Rome Guide. Harvard Graduate. Long-time resident, friendly, expert guide.

RIVIERA. Romantic, spacious flat with breathtaking views. Garden. 3 beds. vitsomi[at]gmail [dot] com.

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:

TUSCANY: Private luxury villa for 8, beautiful pool and gardens,

Charming Tuscan Farmhouse for Two. In the heart of the Chianti Classico region. For information and photographs, please visit:

Beautifully restored 18th century Tuscan farmhouse between Lucca and the sea. Convenient to Florence, Pietrasanta, Cinque Terre. Private, 4+ acres of olive groves and gardens. 65’ pool. Perfect for vacation or sabbatical. Go to:
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Mexico Vacation Rentals

Puerto Vallarta, oceanfront resort apartment, 2 bedrooms, 3 baths, living room, kitchen, pool, available May-September, $1,000/week, 770-365-1328, Tom. tomellis[at]trellistravel [dot] com.