Lifestyle

(credit: Montage Beverly Hills) Located between Beverly Drive and Canon Drive in the famed ‘Golden Triangle’ of Beverly Hills, Montage Beverly Hills stands proud with decadence and modern elegance. Built in November 2008, the hotel features 201 guestrooms, including 55 suites and 20 privately-owned Montage Residences, the traditional Gornik & Drucker barbershop, multiple dining options
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LisaDiederichPhotography/CIVANA With wellness still a major travel trend for 2019, where better to head for that next health-focused retreat than the other-worldly Sonoran Desert. Located just outside of Scottsdale, Arizona the eco-chic CIVANA (one of the largest destination wellness retreats in the country) offers the perfect place to disconnect. Set in beautiful grounds dotted with
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(credit: The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara) Located a short 20-minute drive North from Downtown Santa Barbara, The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara is a Mediterranean-inspired retreat set against a backdrop of golden beaches and lush mountains. Nestled in the Gaviota Coast, the resort spans 78 waterfront acres and features 358 guest rooms and suites, three salt-water
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Oscar Raymundo Cocktails in secret, Shake Shack in bed and no membership required. Chicago Athletic Association is reinventing the concept of hotel-as-social-club with perks and luxuries that are available to everyone, even if you’re not a guest at the hotel. Gasp! As the name might suggest, Chicago Athletic Association Hotel was originally a private sports
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Disney California Adventure Park’s Pixar Pier — Photo courtesy of Joshua Sudock/Disneyland Resort As a southern California resident and parent of a Disney-loving tween, I’ve spent my fair share of days at Anaheim’s Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park.  Yet, regardless of how often we visit, we inevitably discover something new and noteworthy due
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South Africa’s Western Cape is renowned for producing some of the world’s finest wine and is home to more than 800 wine estates. Franschhoek is South Africa’s culinary capital and a top oenophile destination that rivals Bordeaux, Tuscany and the Napa Valley. There you’ll find La Residence,  Franschhoek’s finest abode, bar none,  heralded for its
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