VENICE TRAVEL TIPS I have just returned from my second visit to Venice, Italy. Venice has come a long way since the last time I visited, 15+ years ago.  Canals have been cleaned up, buildings are well kept and flower pots seem to hang from every open window.  The city was charming, the people were wonderful […]


I’ve just returned from coordinating a wedding in Oia, Santorini, Greece.  It might be up there with the most spectacular places in the world to get hitched (or honeymoon for that matter). Views from Oia are picturesque and the hospitality is unmatched.  The wedding day was as close to perfection as it gets!  Here is […]


ITALY – CINQUE TERRE TRAVEL TIPS 5 small towns perched on the cliffs. Most accessible by train and boat. You can drive to a couple towns as well. 1. Riomaggiore – Quaint, small and the most beautiful to take a boat from. Best Tiramisu/bakeries. 2. Manarola – Most curb appeal and character. Arguably the best […]


HOTEL SPOTLIGHT: HOTEL INDIGO LONDON EARLS COURT This boutique style Kensington hotel encompasses the charm of it’s neighborhood yet puts you close enough to the London’s busy pulse.  You are in easy walking distance to Earl’s Court underground and steps away from the bustling main thoroughfare filled with great restaurants and pub life. Hotel Indigo […]

PARIS: Hotel le 123 Sebastopol

PARIS HOTEL SPOTLIGHT: Hotel le 123 Sebastopol Lights, Camera, Action! Welcome to Hotel le 123 Sebastopol. This Paris hotel spotlight on Hotel le 123 Sebastopol about a boutique hotel, warm with fun character and a refreshing change from your typical hotel. The hotel has a French Cinema theme that is playful and no piece of […]