Artist Residence

Photographer Vanessa Jackman recently shot a delightful editorial at Artist Residence, a new 10 bedroom boutique hotel in Pimlico, London. Everything in the former Georgian townhouse, from the vintage velvet seating to the silver bathtub to the rustic elements, oozes charm and…

Le Sirenuse

Nestled into the cliffs of Positano, overlooking the Amalfi Coast, is Le Sirenuse – an eighteenth century summer villa turned hotel that has become legendary in this sleepy, romantic village. I love that the traditional details, like the hand…

Riad Adore

Nestled in one of the oldest neighborhoods of Marrakech, near the Medina, is Riad Adore. J’adore, j’adore! From the greyish blue metal and woodwork to the classic Moroccan architecture, this restored riad is filled with…

Albuquerque Hot Air Ballon Fiesta

Every October, the skies are filled with 750 hot air balloons for Albuquerque’s International Hot Air Ballon Fiesta. The 9 day event is the largest ballon festival in the world. Just before sunrise, 750 balloons take flight…

Photo Diary: Spain

Even though it had been over 10 years since I last visited Spain, I was more excited to see it for the first time through my husband and son Quincy’s eyes. But really, after two weeks…

Down In Scrubby Bay

After purchasing and converting an old sheep and cattle station into a private guest house, just off the coastline of Banks Peninsula in New Zealand, real estate developer Mark Palmer added another farmhouse inspired villa to…

San Giorgio

A luxuriously simple and bohemian boutique hotel, with just 33 rooms, is...

The Royal Mansour

As if I needed another push to visit Morocco, discovering The Royal Mansour in Marrakech...

Iniala Beach House

Overlooking the Andaman Sea, on the shores of Phang Nga province in Thailand, is the new and impressive Iniala Beach House. Each of the 10 suites, spread over three villas, are designed by different designers from…

Antelope Valley Poppy Reserve

I must thank Janelle Pietrzak, of All Roads Design, for sharing her photos of the Antelope Valley Poppy Reserve on Instagram. Her trip inspired me to take my own impromptu mid-week road trip, so that I could see for myself…

Cap Rocat

My flight is booked and I’m off to Spain in September! It’s...