25 Dream vacation homes

Shangri-La really is for sale -- and so are these breathtaking getaways in Anguilla, Tuscany and the French countryside.

Capella Pedregal<br><br> Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
10. Capella Pedregal

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
Price: Residences from $440,000, Casonas from $2.9 million
Move-in date: Spring 2008
Contact: 877-655-7798; www.capellacabo.com
The Diaz Rivera family, the masters behind this 24-acre Capella-branded resort on the Baja Peninsula, blended traditional Mexican décor with modern amenities. Thirty-one fractional-ownership (1/8) Residences and 20 full-ownership three- and four-bedroom Casonas come with fire pits, views of the Pacific, and plunge pools. Owners have full use of the Yacht Club's fleet of 61-foot sport-fishing boats and 70-foot cruising boats.

Shangri-La's Phuket Resort and Spa

Miraval Resort, Tucson Villas


Yellowstone Club

Domaine de Terre Blanche

Residences at the Little Nell

Beach Village at the Hotel del Coronado

The Club at Spanish Peaks

Castello di Casole

Capella Pedregal

St. Regis Resort & Residences

Chileno Bay Club

Rosewood Residences at Mayakoba

Temenos Anguilla

Westin Dawn Beach Residences

Tucker's Point Club

Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman

Corales at Puntacana Resort & Club

The Somerset on Grace Bay

Ritz-Carlton Club, Kauai Lagoons

Spruce Peak at Stowe

Talisker Club

Homestead Preserve


Horned Dorset Primavera
Live in a castle - or a convent These lighthouses, barns, rectories and castles - have all been transformed into magnificent homes. (more)
Billionaires make waves America's Cup veterans are predicting one of the closest-fought races ever. Here's a look at four of the favorites. (more)
Jaguar's XKR: Brit meets brawn Columnist Sue Callaway returns to Jaguar - for a sneak peek at a car she helped launch. (more)