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Welcome Travelingpanties: A Review of Acqualina Resort & Spa, the Best Luxury Hotel in Sunny Isles Miami Beach

Welcome Travelingpanties: A Review of Acqualina Resort & Spa, the Best Luxury Hotel in Sunny Isles Miami Beach

If you’re a regular reader of this blog and appreciate luxury travel, you likely are not at the age where you enjoy clubbing until 3am in South Beach. Now, don’t get me wrong. I LOVE a few good cocktails on my vacation but there’s a difference between when the Jersey Shore did Miami and what I envision...
Best New York City Hotels for Celebrity Sightings During Fashion Week #NYFW15

Best New York City Hotels for Celebrity Sightings During Fashion Week #NYFW15

It’s almost Fashion Week in New York City and that means the gliteratti is coming to town! Whether you live here or are just coming to visit, there are so many fabulous parties going on–and if you know where to go they’re not even hard to find. You can often find celebrities just hanging out...
Five Sexy and Over-the-Top #ValentinesDay Packages for Couples

Five Sexy and Over-the-Top #ValentinesDay Packages for Couples

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. And what is a Valentine’s Day getaway vacation for if not to unplug, unwind and reconnect with your significant other, right? I mean, say what you will about Valentine’s Day–it’s totally commercialized and ridiculous but who couldn’t use a reminder these days to remember to appreciate your partner!...
Welcome Travelingpanties: Four Seasons Miami Review: One of the Best Luxury Hotels in Florida @FSMiami

Welcome Travelingpanties: Four Seasons Miami Review: One of the Best Luxury Hotels in Florida @FSMiami

Arrival Check in was pretty easy, I mean it is a AAA 5 Diamond hotel. We were upgraded to a bay view and they didn’t even know who I was (not that I’m that special, but I meant that they didn’t know I was media). What that means is that I paid for my room and did not...
An Inside Look at the @FourSeasons Private Jet Experience #FSJet

An Inside Look at the @FourSeasons Private Jet Experience #FSJet

Did you know that you can experience the Four Seasons’ legendary luxury and service in the sky?! Yep, the extravagant design and attention to detail you have come to expect at your favorite Four Seasons Hotels can be experienced at 32,000 feet too on the Four Seasons Private Jet experience. Since I first heard about the...
The Perfect Luxury Getaway to South Africa: Top 10 Things you Must See and Do

The Perfect Luxury Getaway to South Africa: Top 10 Things you Must See and Do

I’m fresh off a trip to South Africa–okay so I’m not so fresh anymore–but I’ve been hard at work with tons of other writing assignments for my freelance gigs with Fox, Fodor’s and The Huffington Post–and soon to be U.S. News & World Report (eeehhhh!). Anyway, I know I’m a bit tardy but I compiled...
Welcome Travelingpanties: Tintswalo Safari Lodge Review: An Excellent More Cost-Conscious Luxury Option for South Africa Safari

Welcome Travelingpanties: Tintswalo Safari Lodge Review: An Excellent More Cost-Conscious Luxury Option for South Africa Safari

When I was in South Africa on my safari adventure I visited three luxury lodges. Two of them were well-known in the travel community and came highly recommended. When I spoke to some other bloggers though in South Africa, they told me about a place called Tintswalo Safari Lodge. Upon further investigation with my friend...
Welcome Travelingpanties: Royal Malewane: A Celebrity Favorite Luxury Safari

Welcome Travelingpanties: Royal Malewane: A Celebrity Favorite Luxury Safari

Arrival There are a few ways you can get to Royal Malewane, one is to fly into Hoedspruit (HDS) airport through Johannesburg (JNB). It’s a short flight, about an hour or so. You can also fly from Cape Town via South Africa airways to HDS as well. Then you have about a 30-minute drive to...
Welcome Travelingpanties: Singita Lebombo: The Ultimate Luxury Safari

Welcome Travelingpanties: Singita Lebombo: The Ultimate Luxury Safari

I’m fresh off of a fabulous and life-changing trip to South Africa. Everything about it was absolutely magical. To say I savored every minute of it would not be an exaggeration. I stayed at several hotels when I was there and am going to share each of them with you because they truly were the most...
Welcome Travelingpanties: The Four Seasons Resort Seychelles: The Best Luxury Hotel on Mahé Island

Welcome Travelingpanties: The Four Seasons Resort Seychelles: The Best Luxury Hotel on Mahé Island

“The Sey-what?” and “Where in the world are the ‘SEA-shells’?” These two questions invariably followed when my friend mentioned that she was traveling to the Seychelles (pronounced Say-shells). A couple weeks ago, a very good friend of mine (and actually quite a talented editor) headed out for a big birthday to the Seychelles. I won’t...
The Perfect Luxury Escape to Antigua: What to Do and See Plus Where to Stay

The Perfect Luxury Escape to Antigua: What to Do and See Plus Where to Stay

Antigua is one of my favorite islands in the Caribbean. Its water is crystal clear and its beaches are powdery white–it’s everything you want in a luxurious island getaway. Plus, it’s got some incredible snorkeling sites and gorgeous hiking trails for active travelers hoping to get in some physical exercise (god bless them). Oh and...
Welcome Travelingpanties: A Review of the St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel in London

Welcome Travelingpanties: A Review of the St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel in London

If you’re new to the blog, “Welcome, Travelingpanties” is my column on the blog where I review hotels with my keen eye for luxury and let you know those little things that you’re most curious about when you’re trying to decide what hotel to book—I give you insight into what other websites aren’t telling you....