Fairmont Southampton: An almost perfect Girls Getaway to Bermuda

When we were planning our girls’ trip this year, Bermuda was not one of our first choices.  We were looking into Charleston, Vegas, Miami.. and other similar stereotypes.  But when our schedules didn’t work out and Bermuda was thrown in as an option I reluctantly agreed – thinking as long as Read More …

Whistler Summer Activities: Canoeing, Hiking & Horseback riding

Whistler is a town north of Vancouver, British Columbia, that’s home to Whistler Blackcomb, one of the largest ski resorts in North America. Besides skiing and snowboarding, there is a lot of things to do in Whistler. The area offers snowshoeing, tobogganing and ski jumping at the Olympic Park, which Read More …

Hyatt Lost Pines Resort: A Winning Combination of Wilderness and Luxury.

Spring is the best time for a road trip since the sides and medians of the highways are blooming with bluebonnets and other wildflowers. This year we opted for a stay at the Hyatt Lost Pines resort nestled between Austin and Bastrop in the Hillcountry adjacent to McKinney Roughs Nature Read More …

A Family Guide to Tahiti, Moorea & Bora Bora

We visited Bora Bora for a familymoon… and I can’t believe we waited so long to visit!  Here is our family guide to Tahiti, Moorea and Bora Bora. We loved our visit to Bora Bora, Moorea and Tahiti in French Polynesia tne think you will love it too. Tahiti is Read More …

Hotel Splendid Etoile: At the heart of Champs-Elysees with a Twinkling view

The allure of Paris is undeniable, we use Charles de Gaulle as our routing airport into Europe at every opportunity we get and spend a few days before or after a trip.  The city of light is hard to beat for Romance, History, and Culture, wish we had the luxury Read More …

Girls Getaway: Alhambraesque Weekend in Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia

The 3 of us, college buddies, setout for some catching up and change in scenery to the beautiful desert of Arizona. We stayed at the Omni Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Montelucia in Scottsdale. A beautiful resort with a backdrop of the picturesque Camelback Mountain and Alhambra like walkways. The Read More …

Beverly Wilshire: My (very brief) Pretty Woman moment

For 25 years the Garry Marshall flick has been a rich part of the hotel’s history that many guests, near and far, have a special connection to. For me, it was and still is one of my favorite romantic comedies. Have you guessed the movie yet — Yes it is Read More …

First Trip to Venice : When riding Gondolas and eating Getalos was the only thing on the itinerary

Venice – Venezia in the northeastern Italy, capital of the Veneto region sits on a marshy Venetian Lagoon.  It is renowned for the beauty of its setting, its architecture and artworks. A must do here is a gondola ride with a gondolier on the Grand Canal and feeding the pigeons Read More …