Touring Egypt: From the Sublime to the Surreal

March 25, 2020

For the first two weeks of March, my main concerns were whether I was brave enough to ride a camel (no) and wondering out the window of an air-conditioned coach […]

A Winter Escape to the Greenbrier

February 26, 2020

A Swedish massage at the famed resort is only a train ride away. The multiple restaurants, casino and massive parlor fireplace will keep you warm and entertained.

Quebec City to New York on Queen Mary 2

January 29, 2020

My husband and I needed a recharge. Not for our computers, for ourselves. Our Rx? An eight-day Queen Mary 2 luxury ocean-liner voyage from Quebec City to New York. Pre-departure, […]

Fatness at 50

January 15, 2020

Who doesn’t start out life at some point loving the freedom of riding a bike? I have fond memories of learning to ride over curbs, building bicycle jumps and bicycle-mounted […]

Christmas in Middleburg

November 20, 2019

If you’re looking for a holiday experience straight out of a Hallmark movie, Christmas in Middleburg is a truly magical treat. Over 10,000 visitors make their way to Middleburg, Virginia, […]

At Home With Sheridan-MacMahon

November 6, 2019

A FAMILY BUSINESS BUILDS ON FAMILY MEMORIES IN THE HEART OF HUNT COUNTRY It’s easy to be seduced by Middleburg, Virginia — the grand estates and horse farms, the mountain […]

Off the Beaten Path: The Paradise Antiques

October 23, 2019

AN EXOTIC PROVENANCE AND A CURATOR’S EYE INSPIRED ARIANE CARLES SOLARI TO CREATE HER OWN LITTLE CORNER OF PARADISE WITH TREASURES FROM AROUND THE WORLD. Design is in Ariane Carles […]

Amelia Island: Sun and Sustainability

October 11, 2019

For those of us lucky to frequent luxury resorts, it’s refreshing to find a place that takes nature and its surrounding environment as seriously as its guests. Such was the […]

Restore Mind, Body and Soul at a Wellness Retreat

August 21, 2019

WILLIAMSBURG INN SPA, WILLIAMSBURG, VA Capture the characteristics of each century with wellness treatments at this historic inn. A 17th-century-inspired detoxing herbal wrap and heated river stones massage reflect ceremonial […]

The Delaware Beaches Beckon

July 10, 2019

This summer, take a two-and-a-half-hour road trip east for a Delaware beach getaway. The popular beach towns of Rehoboth, Bethany and Dewey offer something for everyone — families, couples and […]