hudson valley

Hudson Valley

By Lilian Langevin. If you follow the body of water forming the western boundary of Manhattan North you leave the City boundary into Westchester County and from there into the Hudson Valley.  Long before the citizens of New York became fixated with the Hamptons, Hudson Valley was the source of food from agriculture and water…

a smarter way to jet

A Smarter Way to Jet

By Nathalie Barclay. In New York, we love our taxis and our Uber’s. They take us from where we are to where we want to be: maybe to a party, to a friend’s, or to work. Now imagine Uber for the skies.Sergey Petrossov’s company JetSmarter does just that. Launched in 2013, the JetSmarter app brings…

lust list travel

The Lust List

From the most luxurious getaways and aspirational experiences that money can buy to travel essentials that will prepare you for anything- here are our picks for the savvy traveler. Live like royalty in this 17th century baronial castle on the Masciarelli Estate in Abruzzo with panoramic views of the region’s Central Apennines mountains to the…

the beverly hilton

The Beverly Hilton

By Norah Bradford.   The Beverly Hilton is a perfect blend of the excitement of Hollywood coupled with the exclusivity and prestige of Beverly Hills. Opened in 1955 by the famed hotelier Conrad Hilton, the hotel is nestled in a location both instantly convenient and iconic at the crossroads of the Wilshire and Santa Monica…

tiamo

The Spirit of Well-Being

Welcome to Tiamo Resort, unique resort Member of Small Luxury Hotels Of The World, an exclusive slice of paradise in the heart of the Caribbean only Three hours flight From NYC to Nassau. Situated on South Andros Island in the Out Islands of the Bahamas, 15 mn flight From Nassau, a visit to Tiamo is…

the grand velas

The Grand Velas: Checking In

The Grand Velas, set along Mexico’s Pacific coast in the beautiful state of Nayarit has become my favorite all-inclusive resort. Their spacious all-suite accommodations range from 1,000 square feet to an indulgent 4,700-foot Presidential Suite, all with contemporary and well-appointed furnishings, balconies and upscale bath amenities. Every room faces the beautiful Banderas Bay with the…

los angeles guide

Los Angeles City Guide

By Melissa Curtin of lalascoop.com.   Los Angeles has always been a haven where the rest of the country looks to for fresh and new.  This creative city is constantly in motion with hip and happening new hotspots.  Many chefs have upped the ante with new twists to make sure your taste buds never get…

baja california dreaming

Baja California Dreaming

By Hillary Latos.   El Camino Real, aka the Royal Road, is the historic 600 mile road that begins in Loreto and connects Baja California to San Francisco connecting 21 missions, 4 presidios and 3 pueblos and served as Kerouac’s inspiration for On the Road.  Though Loreto was founded in 1697, little has changed in…