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Letter from Washington, D.C.

Hello from the capital, There’s an awful lot of buzz around Washington, D.C. these days. Maybe you’ve been paying attention and caught some of this fascinating news. In case you’ve missed it, which we have no idea how you could, here’s the skinny. The newly opened hotel, The Darcy is a stylish and upscale addition […]

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Letter from the South Pacific

You guys… Maeva (welcome) to paradise. For us this is really a welcome back since we came to The Brando last year. The private island is so lovely that we could not stay away. Flying in from Los Angeles is a lengthy trip, but much shorter than when we flew in from New York once. […]

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Letter from London

Hiya loves, Ok, that’s cheeky of me to greet you in such a casual way, but I feel like we are close enough that I can take a few liberties with the Queen’s English. Let’s keep that between us though, the two hotels I am writing you from are a bit posh and I haven’t […]

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Letter from Portland, Maine

Note to self, Whenever looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life, in the northeastern portion of the United States, look no further than this haven of tranquility. We have discovered the quaint Chebeague Island Inn. This slice of Americana is found in the heart of Casco Bay and is the ideal shoreline […]

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Letter From New York

Autumn in New York is one of my favorite times of year. Exploring this city from the new Hotel 50 Bowery is enhancing the experience to no end. Loving the city that never sleeps from Uptown, Midtown, and all around the island of Manhattan has been fun but planting myself right in the midst of […]

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Letter from Los Angeles

Hello darling, This is going to be a fabulous weekend here at The Beverly Hills Hotel, affectionately known as the ‘Pink Palace’. As synonymous as Beverly Hills is with all things swanky, The Beverly Hills Hotel is famous for legendary service and legendary guests, and we are indulging I every bit of that pampering and […]

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Letter from Asia Thailand

It’s About Thai It seems somewhat serendipitous that I had just started reading A Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes when I was invited to tour one of Asia’s greatest treasures—Thailand. The theme of Rhimes’ best-selling book was her commitment to saying “yes” to all opportunities that came her way, especially those that would take […]

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A Letter from South Africa

Hello fellow jetsetters, It’s Monday morning and I’m actually happy about it. After a week of jetting across South Africa, I’ve finally landed in my last stop—Johannesburg. I arrived late last night, but my taxi driver quickly whisked around the city’s infamous traffic and had me at the Saxon Hotel in 40 minutes flat. As […]

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Letter from Guatemala

Guatemala is one of those under-assuming, over-performing countries. You know the type. It’s never quite on your radar and you don’t really know why. But once you get there, it becomes one of those places you can never forget. I quickly discovered that Guatemala is beautiful and rich in culture and history. There is something […]

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A Letter from Europe

Yassas my traveling friends! I feel as though I am yodeling this to you. I’m writing from my latest outpost, situated in Zagori, Epirus in north-western Greece. This Region is a mountainous paradise and exceptionally charming. The entire area is currently under consideration for the UNESCO World Heritage List and is the first Greek cultural […]

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