I was going through some old files on my computer this weekend and came across these pics from my January 2003 trip to Paris. My friend Rob and I did a day trip to the Loire Valley to the Chambord and Chenonceau castles. The weather was gray and cold, a little misty, but the trip … Read more
The Abbadia San Giorgio, located in Moneglia (Genoa), Italy, dates back to 1484.The convent and the cloister are adjacent to the Church of San Giorgio di Moneglia dating back to 1396, when the Gothic style defined the size of the three large naves along the seaside as commissioned by the Reverend of the city. The … Read more
The legendary Trianon Palace hotel and spa in Versailles, France where the likes of Marcel Proust , René Lacoste and the Duke of Winsor once frolicked has just completed a breathtaking $30 million renovation. Situated just outside Paris less than a mile from Louis XIV’s famed Chateau de Versailles, the 5-star luxury hotel’s upgrades include … Read more
On a hot tip from my pal Ms. Place, I present the spectacular Milestone Hotel in London. Swoon! The Milestone. 1, Kensington Court. Two gracious 19th century townhouses. Photo © The Milestone Hotel and Apartments, London. The Milestone Hotel and Apartments are situated at 1, Kensington Court, just opposite the park and palace where Lady … Read more
It’s been a while since I’ve done a Travel Tuesday post and since I am traveling today, I though it was appropriate to showcase the beautiful hotel that will be our homebase during BlogTourNola. The Renaissance Arts Hotel is situated in the Warehouse District of New Orleans and features a world class collection of art, … Read more
How pretty is the Schloss Velden Hotel in Austria! The architecture – a combination of ancient and modern – and those views! Spectacular! These photos are from the Architectural Digest story THE VENERABLE CASTLE ON LAKE WÖRTH UPENDS TRADITION WITH A MODERN ADDITION Architecture by Jabornegg & Pálffy/Interior Design by Peter Silling of Hotel Interior … Read more
Good Morning America recently aired a long piece on the $30,000/night Ty Warner suite in the Four Seasons Hotel in New York. You can see the video here and peruse the hotel images below. Now, the question is – is any suite of rooms worth $30,000 per night? Although, you do get dial-a-massage service…
This Tuesday, we’re taking a trip to J.R. country – Dallas! I really like that these three hotels have such different design styles, yet all are fresh and fun in their own ways. Palomar Hotel Belmont Hotel Hotel ZaZa Anyone have any Dallas recommendations for us?