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Ten Top Mediterranean Cruises for Every Budget and Taste

  For cruise lovers who want to dip a toe into the Mediterranean, ten cruise lines offer scores of ships sailing scores of itineraries. The first choice, of course, is: Western Med or Eastern Med. For me, the Western Med has a slight edge because I favor the cultural attractions in Spain, France and Italy, as well as the shopping and dining. However, if a client favors pristine beaches, ancient ruins and perhaps a religious pilgrimage to Israel, then the Eastern Med is the obvious choice. 1. When luxury is the main consideration, Seabourn consistently gets high marks. The...

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Healers of Hurawalhi

Hurawalhi Island Resort has launched their new ‘At One with the Ocean’ wellbeing retreats, which use the healing power of the ocean for a full mind, body and soul transformation in this luxury Maldivian paradise. With wellbeing at its core, Hurawahli Island Resort is proud to announce the launch of the new 2019 dates for the new and improved ‘At One with the Ocean’ retreats. Drawing upon the gifts and talents of some of the world’s most spiritually connected and sought-after healers, Hurawalhi healing creates an intricate connection between mind, sound vibration, energy waves, meditation and the restorative powers of the ocean. Hurawalhi’s seasoned...

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5 Green Tequila Cocktails You Can Make for St. Patrick’s Day

Everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day! Find your lucky green hat and “go green” this holiday with green cocktails with a Mexican twist. Tequila isn’t just for Cinco de Mayo! Tanteo® Tequila has shared with us five of their favorite green tequila cocktails you can make for St. Patrick’s Day or anytime of year. Sláinte! 1. PEPINO DIABLO Recipe: 2 oz Tanteo® Jalapeño Tequila 1 oz Fresh Lime Juice 1 oz Cucumber Purée ¾ oz Agave Nectar Rim with Tanteo Jalapeño Salt Directions Combine ingredients in a shaker with ice, shake well and pour into an ice-filled, salt...

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Give Your Home a Modern Makeover

  Even if your home has seen a generation or two of living, creating a contemporary new look may not require a full-scale renovation. The key to creating a more modern feel is all in the details. Many of these elements can be tackled one by one so you can transform your home into the modern marvel you desire on a time-frame and budget that fits your lifestyle. If a contemporary home is your ultimate goal, start with these key features to create a more modern look. Lighting Dingy lighting and dim rooms are the antithesis of modern design....

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2019 FOOD & WINE Classic in Aspen, June 14 – 16, 2019

FOOD & WINE is gearing up for another weekend in the mountains of Colorado for the 37th annual FOOD & WINE Classic in Aspen. From June 14 – 16, FOOD & WINE’s signature event will transform Aspen for three incredible days of cooking demonstrations, wine tastings, and panel discussions by world-class chefs and wine experts. The full schedule for the three-day event is available online here. The weekend, hailed by USA Today as ‘America’s Most Exclusive Food Festival’ and The New York Times as the ‘granddaddy of them all’, will include more than 80 seminars, talks, and tastings hosted by Hugh Acheson, Richard Blais, Justin Chapple, Anthony Giglio, Alex Guarnaschelli, Carla Hall, Ray Isle, Stephanie Izard, JJ Johnson, Hunter Lewis, Tim Love, Mark Oldman,...

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A Chance to Push Pause

  Relaxing, unwinding and slowing down are keys to an enjoyable vacation for many travelers. For your next break from everyday life, consider these New Mexico locations that provide tranquility to visitors seeking to put their minds and bodies at ease. Find more information and potential travel destinations at newmexico.org. SOURCE: New Mexico...

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5 Must-See Festivals in 2019

The world is one big place filled with all sorts of music, art, food, and culture worth exploring. Experiences await around every corner, offering you endless opportunities to learn, grow, expand your perception… and have a lot of fun while you’re at it! Traveling and experiencing different walks of life if one of the most valuable (and exciting!) things we can do as humans, and doing that at a festival just makes matters ten times more riveting! Art, music, and passion all wrapped up into one location with like-minded people who are eager to connect and share their energy?...

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Spa Day at the Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills

Taking the elevator up to the second floor, the door opens to La Prairie Spa at Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills. Recently this 5,000 sq. ft. spa was named a Five-Star Spa by Forbes Travel Guide. It’s the first spa at a Hilton property in North America to win the award, and only the second globally. The Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills opened in June 2017. The beautifully appointed 119 deluxe rooms and 51 suites are part of a world-class Art Deco influenced design created by renowned interior design firm Pierre Yves Rochon, Inc. World-class dining is overseen by award winning French chef Jean-Georges...

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Bucket List Travel Destinations for 2019

Taking time to go on vacation or to just unplug from everyday life can be beneficial, and there’s certainly no lack of options when it comes to choosing an ideal vacation spot. The options for experiencing an amazing vacation are so plentiful, such as exploring a cruise port, eating and drinking your way around a city or simply visiting a new destination, you may find yourself struggling to narrow down the choices. By focusing first on what type of vacation experience you would enjoy most, the details of the location may more easily fall into place. “Often, would-be vacationers...

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Italy’s Emilia Romagna to Host the Inaugural Motor Valley Festival (May 16-19)

This spring, the region of Emilia Romagna will debut the first-ever Motor Valley Fest from Thursday, May 16 to Sunday, May 19, 2019 in Modena. The festival was created to celebrate the perfect union between the passion for engines, innovation, culture, identity and the food and wine of this unique territory. Events held in conjunction with the festival will take place throughout the city and be open to the public entirely for free. Attendees will enjoy four days of car parades and racing competitions all through the UNESCO Heritage monuments and sites of Moden’s historic downtown. All this will be combined with the renown...

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Sin City Opulence: Your Guide to the More Luxurious Side of Las Vegas

When it comes to Las Vegas, it’s standard to test your luck on the not-so-lucky slot machines, overeat at the gluttonous buffets, and satisfy your libations with the tall, neon-colored daiquiri cups… been there, done that. Instead of the typical visit to Vegas, why not really make it worth your while? You’re probably thinking, it’s Vegas… just to be in the presence of Vegas is an experience all in itself, and that is definitely true but there is so much more to the City of Sin than the Bellagio Fountains or being able to walk the streets with open...

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Continued Growth for Global Art Market, Active Buying by Millennial Collectors

Global art market up 6% to an estimated $67.4 billion, its second highest level in 10 years. US retains position as the largest market; and the United Kingdom regains its place as the second largest market ahead of China. UBS research collaboration reveals fresh insight on collecting behaviors of high net worth individuals in the UK, Germany, Hong Kong, Singapore and Japan. UBS and Art Basel today published the third edition of the Art Basel and UBS Global Art Market Report, authored by renowned cultural economist Dr Clare McAndrew, and integrating strands of research from UBS. A comprehensive and macro-level analysis of the global art market in 2018, the...

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