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The Grove: This Is Christmas Way out West

During the Holidays in New York, the place to be is the Rockefeller Center with its well decorated area and majestic and enchanting Christmas tree. Well, in Los Angeles, you have...

People We Love 2016: Laverne Cox

Poised, eloquent and beautiful, Laverne Cox is a natural poster girl for the trans community, and in the years since her rise to prominence, she has been an exceptional voice for...

Live Like an Emperor on the Outskirts of Florence

I was on a road trip with my family across Italy when we booked Park Palace just outside Florence, Italy. Upon entry to the lobby, we were collectively awed by the grandness of...

Puerto Rico: Wedding Luxury That Won't Break Your Bank

Host your wedding in an island paradise with all the advantages of getting married in the U.S....

If It Was Good Enough for Elton, A Chateau Works for Me

I have a friend named Mark who was celebrating his 50th birthday, and he decided to rent an entire chateau in the South of France with a dozen of his closest friends. I...

Unpacking Fashion at the Met

Past exhibitions at the met costume Institute have focused on geographic regions, cultural movements and important designers, but this season’s exhibition will be more of a...

Just When You've Seen All the Sights and Sites in New York City . . .

There are two places in New York City that I’ve loved pulling through my camera lens. Both to me are unforgettable, and once you have a look at these images, I hope they...

Greece Is the Word, but Silence Is Golden off the Coast in Crete

Crete is the largest island near Greece and the fifth largest in the Mediterranean Sea. However many Americans who have visited Greece are not even aware of it as a tourist...

O, Tannenbaum: No One Knows Christmas Like the Germans

I was in Zurich when a friend posted something on my Facebook page: “If you’re on a road trip in Europe, you definitely have to see the Christmas Markets in Germany. The...

Election 2016: Here's Your Spoon Full of Sugar, America

No one gets everything they want in an election, ever. But with many expressing concern about America’s desire for equality and inclusion, there’s actually much to be...

The Great Barrier Reef: Home of Great Friends (and Great Whites)

I was on the Great Barrier Reef in Australia, but had only a limited time to explore and enjoy....

No Mummy Back: How To Walk Like An Egyptian

My trip to Egypt was a truly memorable one. Not that it was perfect; in fact, far from it. But it was was unforgettable and had its own mystique and charm....