Share: Grand Hôtel du Lac: A centuries-old tradition of hospitality, individualized service and refined cuisine. The family-friendly five-star Grand Hôtel du Lac sits as a jewel on the northern shores of Lake Geneva in Vevey, Switzerland, offering elegance at its finest, and a celebration in 2018 of its 150th anniversary. Faithful to the tradition of welcome in a region known for its climate and scenery, the Grand Hôtel du Lac bestows a revered atmosphere of calmness and pleasure. Stunning views of the majestic French Alps, Lake Geneva or the town of Vevey are featured from all 50 spacious guest rooms, and the most thoughtful touches...Read More
Share: Every night, for the first five minutes of every hour, 20,000 bulbs make Eiffel Tower sparkle in the Parisian sky. Having reached the end of their useful lives, 450 of these bulbs have been taken down and made into outstanding ornaments. Christened the “Diamond Light”, this unique piece comes with a certificate of provenance. If you’re looking for an unique gift idea and give a (little) piece of history from Paris’ most famous monument, this is it! A unique, authentic piece, imbued with emotion The Eiffel Tower is offering a limited number of these collectors’ items for sale,...Read More
Share: Ever stopped for a moment and wondered how the common words you use in your daily life came into being? Probably you have been too busy to ponder upon that mystery and did not use numerology to find your strengths. Well, as a matter of fact, some of the words we use numerous times on a daily basis have really interesting origins that are worth looking into. So, read on and increase your knowledge of the unknown facts:- Nightmare Nightmares are the bad dreams we encounter during night, so the name rather makes some sense. But what has...Read More
Dianne and Tad Taube Donate $14.5 Million to Launch Youth Addiction and Children’s Concussion Initiatives
Share: Two donations totaling $14.5 million were gifted to the Stanford University School of Medicine and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital by Tad and Dianne Taube of Taube Philanthropies. The funds from the donations will be used to help address youth addictions and concussions in children and promote further research in both areas. Both are among the most important issues affecting the health and wellness of children and adolescents today. The generous gifts given by Taube Philanthropies have the potential to allow researchers at Stanford to expand awareness and develop life-saving and life-enhancing solutions for children and young adults around...Read More
Share: Distill the idea of becoming a weekend mixologist at the Allegretto Vineyard Resort, Paso Robles’ first destination resort. The Central Coast is capturing the imagination of distillers who are using the bounty of the region to create spirits featuring local ingredients. Now, guests who have had their fill of wine tours can immerse themselves in spirits and mixology as the resort announces its Distillery Tour and Mixology Class. The three day, two night curated offering begins with behind-the-scenes tours of three Central Coast distilleries and includes lunch with a twist and luxury transportation. The experience is infused with a...Read More
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