Florida’s Sweet Spot

By Hillary Latos Though Ft Lauderdale has long been associated with Spring Breakers, there is much more to this sunny destination extending beyond the beach and sun. As a favorite destination for Northeast snowbirds looking to ditch arctic subzero weather for summer weather, there’s no better excuse to head South this spring to the oceanfront…

A Hotel Gem In Cancun

By Lisa Loverro If you’ve never thought about visiting Cancun, think again. This very popular tourist destination has come a long way from its days of “spring break” paradise. In fact, Cancun has grown into a very sophisticated resort spot for every type of holiday from the perfect honeymoon to a family reunion and friend’s…

A Hollywood Classic

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 Boulevards.…

Adare Manor Castle Hopping & Golf in Ireland

By Joe Alexander Spring and summer signal travel and golf to adventurous New Yorkers. Adare Manor combines historic charm and world-class golf in the picturesque, thatched roof village of Adare, County Limerick. Nearby are some of Ireland’s most intriguing sights including Desmond Castle built in 13th century, Blarney Castle, the Cliffs of Moher, the Ring…

Corinthia’s Cornucopia

By Rory Winston A new world was about to begin as a millennium came to a close. A dare-to-dream generation of young cosmopolitans anticipated great change. Having been born into relatively multicultural societies – ones wherein paradigm shifts in both science and lifestyle were occurring on a near daily basis – many hankered for sociopolitical…

Kempinski’s Crowning Touch

  By Rory Winston “Overwhelmed, blown away, smitten:’ each an ordinary superlative and each – just as verily – implying a form of marvelous defeat. Whether overcome by an awesome spectacle, captivated by a seductive melody, knocked out by a ‘breathtaking’ meal or held in the throes of a rapture that ends in la petite…

What’s Happening in Vienna

By Joe Alexander The Life Ball Vienna’s Life Ball is one of the Austrian capital’s and Europe’s splashiest charity events. Elton John, Naomi Campbell, Heidi Klum, Dita von Tease and Liza Minneli have all attended this extravaganza held every May. Founded in 1992 by Gery Keszler and organized by AIDS LIFE, the charity is devoted…