A Country Charmer

By Hillary Latos While this year has seen its share of snowfall, take advantage of winter time activities and become one with nature in just under 2 hours by car at The Emerson located at the base of Mount Tremper and Esopus Creek. Spend the day on the powder at nearby Belleayre or Hunter Mountains…

Drop-Dead Gorgeous Dead Sea Resorts

By Janis Turk Seducing travelers with tingling waters and salt-encrusted cliffs like clear rock candy, the Dead Sea has long beckoned vagabonds, Bedouins, Crusaders and kings—and even mere Everyman travelers like me. Along the highway that cuts through the Jordan Valley, the Dead Sea emerges as a welcome mirage—a cerulean oasis in a brittle, parchment-paper-colored…

The Quantum Class

By Jennifer Pelaez Redefining the cruising experience and creating quite a buzz in the nautical world, Royal Caribbean’s recently debuted Quantum of the Seas is nothing short of a majestically luxurious floating mega-resort. At 1,141 feet long, Quantum of the Seas is the first in Royal Caribbean’s new Quantum class of vessels and can comfortably…

Le Bristol’s Epicure

By Joe Alexander  I spent the holidays searching for Culinary Heaven in Paris. I found it at Epicure, the three-Michelin-star gastronomic restaurant by Chef Eric Frechon at Le Bristol Hotel in Paris. The former President of France Nicolas Sarkozy and his wife Carla Bruni, George Clooney and Anne Hathaway are all regulars at this culinary…

‘Cinq’ Star Dining Experience At The Hotel George V Paris

By Norah Bradford Ask any seasoned international traveler their list of favorite hotels or fantasy visit list and among their choices will invariably be the Four Seasons Hotel George V in Paris, France. This is against a backdrop of stiff competition. The Paris Ritz is due to reopen later this 2015 after having been closed for what feels like an eternity for refurbishment. Hotel…

Spain’s Hedonistic Playground

By Hillary Latos The tony island of Ibiza has always been synonymous with playboys, models, scions, celebrities, jetsetters and ravers who flock here every summer likes moths to the light. Whether it’s the young European partyers looking to party into the sunrise to the EDM beats of world class DJs or the Hollywood elite partying…