The Louvre Abu Dhabi: a gem in the cultural crown of the UAE

The Louvre Abu Dhabi: a gem in the cultural crown of the UAE

Just recently the Louvre Abu Dhabi (or Louvre 2 as some call it) celebrated its one year anniversary. While some inclement weather put a literal damper on celebrations, the success and marvelousness of this enterprise has exceeded expectations.

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The Ritz Carlton Rancho Mirage: A luxury destination hotel in California

The Ritz Carlton Rancho Mirage: A luxury destination hotel in California

 

It doesn’t take long upon arrival to realize this is  one of the more stylish destination hotels in United States. The Ritz Carlton is located in Palm Springs California. It is a luxurious oasis in the middle of undisturbed desert, its location only makes first impressions even more unforgettable. Continue reading

The Westin Turtle Bay Mauritius

 

The Westin Turtle Bay Mauritius

This hotel turned out to be a very pleasant surprise for us during our stay in Mauritius. Perhaps it was because our previous stay was at an even more exclusive resort we had lower expectations of this property, but it delivered in full. Continue reading

Trentino Alto-Adige: Italy’s quiet corner for wine and scenery

 

Trentino Alto-Adige: Italy’s quiet corner for wine and scenery

One of Italy’s most special regions that I have come to love after spending years exploring every corner is the one with the hardest names to remember and pronounce. Alto-Adige, Teroldego, and Lagrein, these are just a few of the names of the province, wine appellation and varietals the region boasts, but I think the sooner one gets familiar with them, the more delightful your knowledge of Italy and wine will be. Continue reading