vineyard design travel

Mike and I aren't usually for organized travel tours but, with our friend and winemaker Ethan at the helm, we decided to give it a shot. Ethan had been studying wine in Burgundy, France for the past few years and became so passionate, so knowledgeable about oenology and the region that he decided to start ...

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Luxury Hotel design--marina bay sands

The largest hotel in Singapore opened last week with 2,560 rooms, 50+ dining venues, 800,000 square feet of retail space, but what impresses me most about the Marina Bay Sands? My best friend staffed it. Through many a long-distance phone call over the past seven months, she’s given me a look (in the most professional ...

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rockhouse hotel, jamaica

I've stayed in some fancy hotels in the past, but I don't think I've ever found one quite so luxurious (or romantic) as the Rockhouse in Negril, Jamaica. Mike and I spent last weekend there, and it wasn't the full-treatment spa, the award-winning restaurant, or the thousand-thread-count sheets that won us over—those things are standard ...

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