luxury hotels

World Travels, Part I: China

September 6, 2012

In July, my husband and I took off on a 33-day round-the-world trip spanning three continents. One of the big motives of the journey was to go to Asia. I had not yet been, and it has been high on the list for a long time. After much debate as to where, we settled on […]

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How Can I Help You?

June 11, 2012

What makes a stay in a luxury hotel, or any kind of visit for that matter, be the best? What do guests most desire and how can a hotel respond? The answer, I believe, lies in the details of personalized service. For affluent passengers, with routines that never stop, good service is everything. The innovative […]

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Eat, Drink, Sleep, Wine

December 2, 2010

Being in the loop of what’s happening on the forefront of luxe wine lodges front here in Chile, Argentina, and Uruguay, I was recently commissioned to write this piece for LAN Airlines brand new IN Wines magazine. It’s available on board for all you lucky folks traveling with them internationally in business class (a vacation […]

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Sweet Dreams in Chile

September 8, 2009

A friend, who’s the owner of an ultra luxury hotel, once told me, “a bed is no longer just a bed”. At first, I didn’t quite grasp what she meant. After staying in her hotel on several occasions, I now get it. Today, unique hotels have to  bring something more to the table. It no […]

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