Weekly Wanderlust: San Miguel de Allende


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


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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Weekly Wanderlust: Paris


“Paris is always a good idea,” said Audrey Hepburn and almost anyone else who has been to Paris. The city of Light and/or Love makes for a pretty good Weekly Wanderlust, no matter the season. The architecture, the food, the art, the cobblestone streets, the people. What more could you ask for? Give me a few […]

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Weekly Wanderlust: Mukul Resort


Set on the Emerald Coast of Nicaragua, Mukul Resort was developed by Carlos Pellas of the Flor de Caña rum fortune as “a testament to love of family and a rich, 135-year history rooted in Nicaragua.”  Since opening in February of 2013, the resort has already received numerous awards for its spa and golf course, and […]

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Prints Charming: Giraffe Manor

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If you know me well, you know that my dream vacation is to Giraffe Manor in Kenya. (And if you’re reading this blog, chances are you know me well – hi mom!) I mean, THE GIRAFFES STICK THEIR HEADS INTO YOUR ROOM! Can you think of anything more fun because I can’t. Anyway, when I […]

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Weekly Wanderlust: Florianópolis, Brazil


Just in time for the POLAR VORTEX to make its way to New York, here are some shots of sunny, beachy, beautiful Florianópolis, Brazil. This will either give you a warm fuzzy feeling inside as you bundle up for sub-zero temps or it will make you want to faceplant in the nearest snow bank and […]

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Weekly Wanderlust – British Virgin Islands


Weekly wanderlust time! This week it’s the British Virgin Islands. If you’re freezing your buns off in NYC like I am, this should be a welcome respite from the cold. Crystal clear waters, lush landscapes, jealousy-inducing resorts. While the slushy snow is falling here, I’ll just look at these pictures…

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Weekly Wanderlust: Mauritius

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Um… is this place for real? Mauritius is located off the coast of Madagascar. Which is located off the coast of Mozambique. So it’s pretty far out there. But well worth the trip, as evidenced by these pictures. Plus, there’s a ton to do – go diving in Trou aux Biches, tour the capital city of […]

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Instagram Architecture

Instagram Architecture

I like Instagram. It’s the perfect forum for me to showcase my photos of puppies, food I am about to eat, street art, and the awesome new pair of jellies I just bought. But one of my favorite things to ‘gram? Architecture. Whether strolling through the Village or wandering around Brooklyn, there is an unending […]

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Weekly Wanderlust: St. Petersburg, Russia

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Known as one of the most majestic cities in the world, St. Petersburg, Russia is steeped in history, romance, and ridiculous architecture. Founded in 1703 by Peter the Great, the UNESCO World Heritage Site is known for its art, culture, and grandeur. Here’s a short list of where to go, eat, and lay your head. […]

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