Weekly Wanderlust: Pantelleria

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Located 65 miles southwest of Sicily and 36 miles north of Tunisia, the Italian island of Pantelleria is strongly influenced by both Italian and Arabic culture. The arid island, where Giorgio Armani has spent every summer for the past 40 years, is far from the typical Mediterranean hot spot (read: no clubs, designer shops, or […]

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Brooklyn Botanical Gardens

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This weekend, the weather in Brooklyn was perfect and since the cherry blossoms are in full bloom at the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens, it made planning a Saturday afternoon fairly easy. I recently bought a big girl camera and thought this would be the perfect time to try it out. While the cherry blossoms were beautiful, I really […]

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New Orleans Travel Guide

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A few weeks ago I headed to New Orleans for the first time for a high school friend’s wedding and since it was my first time visiting, decided to spend 4 days to really explore the city (spoiler: there was a ton we didn’t get to). The weather was perfect and we spent the time […]

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Weekly Wanderlust: Baja Sur, Mexico

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It’s that wonderful time if year when winter is starting to get real old and the desire for a sunny vacation turns into more of a need.  I came across an article from Conde Nast Traveler featuring Baja Sur, Mexico, and the photos by Paola + Murray made me want to drop everything and head […]

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Weekly Wanderlust: Vienna, Austria

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It’s starting to feel like Christmas in NYC, so our Weekly Wanderlust is a place known for its Christmas markets – Vienna, Austria! It’s also known for coffee, wine, psychoanalysis, amazing architecture – all my favorite things. Here are the places I’ll be checking out when I visit. Stay Palais Coburg Residenz This used to be […]

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Long Weekend Wanderlust: Charleston, SC

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I look for a few things in cities: good food, good architecture, and beautiful landscape are right up there. So Charleston, SC is, unsurprisingly, high on my list. (How have I not been yet?? It’s a 2 hour flight from me!) Anyway, here are some of the things I’ll be trying out once I finally […]

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Weekly Wanderlust: Dream Summer Destinations

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It’s officially summer! And I’ve been wanderlusting hardcore the past few months. Here are just a few of the places on my bucket list (or places to go again)… 1. Vietnam 2. The Hudson Valley (New York) 3. Turkey 4. Carmel Valley (California) 5. Stockholm, Sweden 6. Sardinia, Italy 7. Provence, France 8. Guatemala

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Weekly Wanderlust: San Miguel de Allende

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About 170 miles outside of Mexico City lies San Miguel de Allende. The city’s history dates back to 1542 when it played an important role as a hub in the silver trade. Today it’s known for its stunning Gothic architecture, cobblestone streets, and eclectic shops (plus guacamole, amiright?). The UNESCO World Heritage site has attracted expats […]

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Weekly Wanderlust: Haramara Retreat

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I’ve always wanted to go on a yoga retreat, so when my mom called and asked if I wanted to join her next summer for a week of yoga, spa treatments, and organic meals at Haramara Retreat in Mexico, I said, “Um, yeah, I think I can swing that.” Described as a place “where Robinson Crusoe […]

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