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: Hydra, Greece


With Snowpocalypse 2014 still going strong in New York, I have developed a severe case of cabin fever which I fear can only be cured by traveling to an exotic land (or looking at photos of one). Enter Hydra, Greece. The 20 square mile paradise is located in the Aegean Sea, just an hour and […]

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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: Jose Ignacio, Uruguay


I was lucky enough to spend some time along the coast of Uruguay back in 2010 when I was living in Buenos Aires. I fell in love with the rolling hills, the charming towns, and the gorgeous beaches. Punta del Este, the Miami Beach of South America, is great, don’t get me wrong. I mean, […]

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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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Weekly Wanderlust: Vis, Croatia

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I’ve wanted to travel to the Dalmatian Coast for years. But in the time I’ve spent dreaming of Dubrovnik instead of going there, I fear that the beautiful coastal city has become a bit too touristy. So, in search of something a bit off the grid, I discovered the latest Weekly Wanderlust- Vis, Croatia. The farthest […]

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