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Why mid-August is prime time to plan winter holiday travels

The ideal time for End of Year and New Year vacations to be planned and booked is already underway (think Christmas in July!) and to be honest its even a bit late in terms of planning to get the prime venues and events.

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Supermarket in Le Morne, Mauritius

The food scene on the island of Mauritius for tourists is essentially contained in the hotels. Most hotels, even the exclusive ones offer breakfast, half board and full board rates. Restaurants outside in the towns or on the roadways are more basic, catering to locals and while the food is certainly varied and rich, we …

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One of our favorite Italian restaurants/grocery store comes to LA: Eataly

  Ever since we first discovered Eataly several years ago in New York, at the recommendation of the concierge at the Peninsula hotel we have watched this truly innovative concept grow and spread around the world. We love Italian food, especially the natural, fresh and savory purity of wholesome ingredients that taste like the Italian …

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San Gabriel: the colonial gem of Los Angeles California

Los Angeles inspires modernity, change and multiculturalism as much as any major metropolis can and it certainly has older and newer sections of the city which we have enjoyably explored. We recently discovered the most historic section of the city; the veritable birthplace of this massive endeavor: San Gabriel.

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