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Hurricane Patricia thrashes Mexico's luxury resorts

Debris outside a damaged luxury vacation home at Costa Careyes. When the hurricane struck on Friday evening, neatly arranged terra-cotta tiles lining the roofs were completely blown off and furniture was sucked out of some properties.

Costa Careyes, Mexico

MEXICO may have dodged a bullet from the fury of Hurricane Patricia, but jet setters such as Bill Gates, Gwyneth Paltrow and Cindy Crawford will have to find a new playground for now after the storm ravaged some of the world's most exclusive holiday homes.