Mayakobá

We’re only 3 days into the new year and I’ve already got the travel bug. After recent trips to Russia, Turkey, Greece and Southeast Asia, I’m itching to head south to warmer climates this winter.…

Magique Of Peru

I spent the better part of yesterday drooling over Haleigh’s, of Making Magique, photographs from her recent family trip to Peru. Her journey to Cuzco, the Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, and Lima has convinced my boyfriend and…

Lotusland

Lotusland is a thirty-seven acre botanical wonderland in Santa Barbara, California. Former owner...

Lost in Time

Far off the tourist path in Southern Morocco is a small market town called Taroudant. The town is surrounded by an ancient rampart wall and has no chain hotels, no stop lights. It retains that unexplainable feeling of…

Cuixmala

Set on a vast private estate along the Pacific Coast in Mexico sits Cuixmala. Among the many things that set Cuixmala apart from other boutique hotels are an exotic animal preserve, a turtle sanctuary, a coconut…

Korakia Pensione

After coming across Korakia Pensione, a sweet Moroccan-style retreat in Palm Springs, it looks like I’ll soon have a new go-to accommodation while in the Southern California desert. And with a bevy of amenities, like yoga,…

L’Otel

L’Otel, a colonial mansion turned boutique hotel, is another reminder of how much I truly miss San Miguel del Allende and how badly I’m itching to return. Nestled on a quiet side street, the four bedroom…

Palazzo Margherita

Situated in a small hilltop town near the Ionian Sea in the Basilicata region of Southern Italy is Palazzo Margherita, is an intimate resort owned by director Francis Ford Coppola. A former 19th century mansion houses…

Shelter Co.

It’s been too long since I last went camping. Although I don’t consider myself a hardcore camper (i.e. car camping is totally fair game in my book), I do love the outdoors and enjoy sleeping in…

Giraffe Manor

Giraffe Manor, a luxury boutique hotel located 12 miles outside of Nairobi,...