PANAMA’S CHICEST HIDEAWAY

Saturday, July 2, 2016

A week or so ago I headed to Panama and found an explosion of art and color in a private retreat on the beach at the edge of the Panama jungle.  The El Otra Lado Hotel, (the name is Spanish for "the other side") sits on 300 acres, surrounded by 3 world Unesco Heritage Sites ...

LUX GETAWAY: UTAH’S AMANGIRI RESORT

Saturday, July 2, 2016

To end an amazing road trip out west we settled in to Amangiri Resort in southern Utah. Words can't begin to describe this place, so I'll let the pictures do most of the talking. Amangiri blends into one of the most stunning landscapes I've ever seen and everything about the Amangiri perfectly complements the million-year-old ...

NICARAGUA TRAVEL GUIDE

Saturday, July 2, 2016

Why visit just one part of Nicaragua when there is so much to explore? This country is an undiscovered gem and here is our trusted collection of Nicaragua’s bests in the form of an easy and informative travel guide. How to get there: Fly into Managua (MGA) and head to Granada. Ask your hotel to book a ride ...

GETAWAY GUIDE: MEXICO’S HOTEL ESENCIA

Saturday, July 2, 2016

A few weeks ago on my quest to scope out the hottest new hotels in and around Tulum, Mexico, I ended up in a place that got me more excited than I've been in a long time! Hotel Esencia, the former hideaway of an Italian Duchess has a new owner and he's made it absolutely perfect ...

TRAVEL STYLE: SUMMER WHITES

Saturday, July 2, 2016

Summer is finally here and I'm off to Mexico and then Miami for the next couple of weeks for work! I'm traveling with my new luggage set that I just got on sale at Nordstrom's. View post

GETAWAY GUIDE: CARTAGENA, COLOMBIA

Saturday, July 2, 2016

Last month I went to Colombia for the first time and spent 4 days in Cartagena in the old city and it was seriously beautiful!  It feels like a Latin New Orleans with all of the bright colors and gorgeous balconies everywhere! I would definitely recommend visiting (I felt completely safe).  Four jam packed days full of ...

GIRLS GETAWAY: LAKE AUSTIN SPA RESORT

Saturday, July 2, 2016

Tucked away just outside the city of Austin, Texas is the idyllic wellness retreat, Lake Austin Spa Resort. The perfect place for the Ultimate Girls Getaway. Just 20 minutes outside of the city, being here feels like you’re at your friend’s lake house or at Summer Camp for adults! Last week I had the opportunity to join ...

BUCKET LIST: THE TAJ MAHAL, INDIA

Saturday, July 2, 2016

I can't believe it's already been a month since I saw The Taj Mahal for the first time! It was the 3rd stop on our 5 city tour through India and we stayed at the beautiful Oberoi AmraVillas, right next to the Taj! We just missed Prince William and Kate by a couple of days.   10 ...

To Visit: HORSESHOE BEND & ANTELOPE CANYON

Saturday, July 2, 2016

On our road trip out west through Arizona & Utah - one of our last stops was Horse Shoe Bend & Antelope Canyon. These are perfect to pair together because they are just a few miles apart. Details below :). Horseshoe Bend: Super easy to get to and just a short 10 minute hike from the ...

TOP 10 THINGS TO DO IN MEXICO CITY

Saturday, July 2, 2016

After an amazing visit to Mexico City we've narrowed down the list (although it was tough) to our top 10 things not to miss. It's a big city with so much to do, you'll have to go back again and again to see it all - but this will help you get off to a good ...

HOTEL EDITION: CASA SAN AGUSTIN, CARTEGENA

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Oh my,  I can't say enough good things about Casa San Agustin! It's the perfect luxury oasis in the heart of Cartagena's historic center.  The look: Seventeenth-century Cartagena, restored with details including coral-stone walls, hand-painted bathroom tiles, and restored 300-year-old frescoes in the library! The feel: Boutique hotel meets private residence with only 30 guest rooms and suites. Amazing rooftop ...