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Le Bar Kléber at the Peninsula Paris

This historic room at the Peninsula Paris was the backdrop for the end of the Vietnam War. It has been reimagined as one of the city’s most beautiful bars. The new Peninsula Paris hotel is located in a stunning Haussmannian building near the Arc de Triomphe with a very storied […]

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Guide to Rome

I’ve been fortunate to visit Rome at many different stages in my life, first as an 18-year old fresh out of high school, then as a backpacker during college, on my honeymoon and, most recently, on a girls trip with four generations of my family. I can still vividly recall […]

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LA By Subway

Would it surprise you to learn Los Angeles actually has a clean and efficient subway system? On many of our trips to LA these days, my husband and I  ditch the car and take the train to LA instead. By making downtown our base, we’re able to take the subway everywhere we […]

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Bottlecraft Beer Shop and Tasting Room

This boutique beer shop and tasting room is a welcome addition to San Diego’s craft beer scene. Located in Little Italy, Bottlecraft sells a well selected array of beers from all over the world as well as San Diego. The rustic, industrial atmosphere is a great spot to enjoy a […]

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8 Steps for Easier Travel

1. When booking airfare, check Kayak first This travel search engine allows you to compare and contrast prices on different airlines and gives you a good idea of what you should expect to pay. After you check Kayak, check the airline websites directly. Sometimes certain flight paths don’t come up […]