by Lisa Grimaldi | August 01, 2006

InterContinental Bora BoraMost guests will be in such a state of bliss, they’ll not realize their idyllic villa is kept Arctic-cool by an eco-friendly, seawater-powered air conditioner. The pristine 80-unit InterContinental Bora Bora, in French Polynesia, opened last month. (011) 689-86-52-08; www.ichotelsgroup.com/h/d/ic/1/en/hd/bobhb