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Miami Worldcenter Unveils Renderings of High Street Retail Promenade and Plaza

Weeks after announcing plans to bring “High Street” retail to downtown Miami, the team behind Miami Worldcenter has revealed renderings illustrating how the city’s urban core will soon come alive with public promenades and plazas. Master developer Miami Worldcenter Associates, in collaboration with The Forbes Company and Taubman, will develop the pedestrian-oriented streetscape as the…

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Checking In: Las Vegas

  By Lisa Loverro.   There’s no time like the present to plan a trip to Las Vegas. In addition to the bustling casinos and high-end restaurants, one of the most highly anticipated shows on the Vegas Strip just opened last month. Jennifer Lopez’s “All I Have” residency, located at the AXIS Theater at Planet…

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Travel to New Orleans

By Barry Bassis. The piece of wisdom I picked up on my latest trip to New Orleans is “If you don’t start drinking in the morning, you can’t drink all day.” Of course, the remark was tongue in cheek, but many do join the party and have a specialty cocktail with their breakfast. The Big…

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Quail Hill Vineyard

By Joe Alexander. The beauty found at Lynmar Estate is unlike any other that can be found in the wine country of California. After traveling the globe, Lynn Fritz and his wife, Anisya, found their home in Sonoma. The community experience found at Lynmar, when paired with their high quality wine and food, serves as…

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Hotel de Russie

By Olia Golovkina. “Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life,” Pablo Picasso said. In February 1917, he visited Rome with his friend, the poet Jean Cocteau, while planning the staging of a ballet. They stayed at the Hotel de Russie, and, legend has it, leaned out of the windows of their…

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Hotel Lord Byron: Living Royally in Rome

  By James Clark. Take a trip to Rome, where history meets elegance and style—especially when you’re staying at the Hotel Lord Byron. Located in the Parioli neighborhood, the boutique Hotel Lord Byron, with 32 rooms and suites, borders the magnificent Borghese Gardens, and is within walking distance of Rome’s greatest treasures, including the Spanish…

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The Wonders of Rome, V.I.P. Style

By Pamela Jacobs. In 1477, construction of the Sistine Chapel as it stands today began, and it was completed in 1480. A generation of some of history’s greatest artists decorated its walls; its original ceiling was a dark blue studded with golden stars. Decades after the chapel’s construction, Pope Julius II decided he wanted a…