Destinations

When in Rome…

When in Rome, there’s enough to explore to keep you busy for years, with decadent pasta an  gelato to indulge in, perfect espressos, places to shop for everything from leather and handicrafts to haute couture, archeological sites, Baroque churches, villas-turned-museums, and enough art to overload your senses. Must-sees for first timers are ancient ruins such […]

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Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort & Spa

The name itself perfectly describes this magical oasis built into the majestic, rocky terrain of Camelback Mountain in Scottsdale, Arizona. This ultimate getaway is only a short hour-and-a-half plane flight from Southern California. Known for its endless sunshine, sublime desert scenery, vibrant sunsets, and abundance of sports and cultural activities, Scottsdale possesses something for everyone. […]

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Escape to Lanai: Ultimate Island Luxury

The Hawaiian Islands are a favorite vacation destination for many people. Most find their favorite islands, beaches, or resorts, and some even fall victim to a “Hawaiian rut” of sorts. We opted to do something a little different on this trip, so we journeyed to the picturesque island of Lanai. We fell in love with […]

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L.A. for the Day: Things to Do in the City

OUE Skyspace L.A. From nearly 1,000 feet above the city in the iconic US Bank Tower, experience the heart-pounding adventure of the world’s first-ever Skyslide while enjoying panoramic, 360-degree views of Los Angeles. oue-skyspace.com Melrose Trading Post Every Sunday, the Melrose Trading Post offers a constantly evolving experience with a curated selection of handcrafted artisan […]

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Surf and Sand Resort: The Perfect Weekend Escape

With gorgeous views along a stunning coastline, Laguna Beach is the perfect weekend escape to beat the heat and spoil yourself. Laguna Beach is known for picturesque beaches as well as its many art galleries, shops, and tide pools. This beautiful beach town is home to many well-known arts festivals, such as the Pageant of […]

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Summer Escape to the Russian River

Escape the hustle and bustle of summer to the Russian River as it winds its way through lush Sonoma wine country. Explore unique towns along its banks surrounded by massive redwood trees. Meander through miles of picturesque vineyards with charming wine-tasting establishments along the way. Nestled among the giant redwood trees is the Applewood Inn, […]

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Dream Where Albert Einstein Dreamt: The Willows

A Mediterranean-style estate, nestled in the heart of Palm Springs, was built in 1925 for William Mead and his wife Nella, a prominent Los Angeles housing developer, businessman, and philanthropist. There were many owners over the years, and in 1994, it was bought by ER doctors Tracy Conrad and Paul Marut. They spent two years […]

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The Perfect Island Getaway for the Whole O’hana (Family)

Nestled in the small town of Ko Olina, Oahu, this beautiful resort, with a gorgeous lagoon and beach, is located only about a half an hour from Waikiki. Ko Olina means a place  of joy, which is the perfect name for this setting. Oahu means energy and the island correspondingly  offers an abundance of beauty […]

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