San Diego Dining: Food is one thing, but cuisine is a fine art. Even the humble ‘ol pizza pie has taken new artistic heights in fine dining restaurants in the last few years, and recently I found a sharp casual restaurant portraying the pie with n... Read More
Fine Dining: Some of the best kept secrets are hidden in far flung places, in corners of the world where no one would expect a world-class culinary encounter, never mind one with artisanal wine on the menu for under $20.... Read More
Fine Dining: When Villa Creek Chef Tom Fundaro first moved to Paso Robles from New York City six years ago, he started looking locally for the ingredients he needed, but he couldn’t find what he was looking for.... Read More
Luxury Real Estate: Located in the heart of San Francisco’s trendy SoMA district, just steps from the Embarcadero, the 60-story Millennium Tower is the tallest residential building west of the Mississippi.... Read More
Las Vegas News: Longines Swiss Watch Company has partnered with The Andre Agassi Foundation to create the Longines Elegance Scholarship Fund to benefit students of the Agassi Preparatory Academy in Las Vegas.... Read More
Luxury Real Estate: There is a new high-rise luxury address in Philadelphia’s Rittenhouse Square that draws from the old, the new, and the contemporary of the historical rich city—10 Rittenhouse Square.... Read More
Luxury Collectibles: Collectors of railways and transit memorabilia interested in owning authentic collectibles of the nation’s largest urban-mass-transit system, the MTA New York City Transit, can go directly to the source online.... Read More
Luxury Retreats: Less than one hour outside the Beltway, far from roll calls and late night sessions of Congress, is Goodstone Estate and Inn, a 265-acre luxurious hideaway and working farm nestled in Middleburg, VA.... Read More
Los Angeles Shopping: Stephan Winkelmann, President and CEO of Automobili Lamborghini S.p.A., today welcomed customers, VIPs and Lamborghini executives to the exclusive grand opening celebration of the newest Automobili Lamborghini Boutique, locate... Read More
London News: An invitation-only gala auction of artworks by the men and women of Bentley’s design and styling team last night raised more than ?70,000 for The Christie cancer hospital in Manchester.... Read More
Las Vegas News: Eva Longoria Parker will introduce her contemporary steakhouse with Latin flair, Beso, and her luxurious new nightclub, Eve, with a New Year’s Eve grand opening celebration at the much anticipated CityCenter complex in Las Vegas.... Read More
Las Vegas News: NHRA Top Fuel driver of the U.S. Army Dragster, Tony Schumacher and other drivers were in town for the series’ Las Vegas event and took part in a free autograph session for fans at the Stratosphere on Oct. 30.... Read More
Luxury Properties: Just one look at this building is all it takes to see that this is someplace special. The high-society high rise, Sovereign Buckhead, lives up to its kingly name majestically.... Read More
Luxury Hotels: Located in the heart of the Crescent City, the W New Orleans -- French Quarter is the place to see and be seen. It is here where dreams are realized, romances are rekindled, and memories are made.... Read More
Although Canal Street in Boston is known for its numerous bars of varying taste, the owners of Boston's popular bar/nightclub, The Grand Canal, have recently made a classier edition to the Canal Street Scene with Busker's Lounge.... Read More
Spa Escape: Mention "the W" in Washington DC and most politicos think you're referring to the 43rd President, George W. Bush as opposed to his father and 41st President, George H. W. Bush.... Read More
Cabo Tournaments: Compete for your share of $3 million in cash prizes in the Marlin fishing tournament this month, from October 20-24. This tournament, held annually in the shores of Cabo San Lucas, and has awarded 7 lucky teams with million dollar prizes within the last six years.... Read More
Fine Dining: If you've ever doubted whether the City of Brotherly Love has any more to offer than cheese steaks and soft pretzels, now is the perfect time to make your rounds through the participating neighborhoods, including: Northern Liberties, East Passyunk, Manayunk, Chestnut Hill, Penn's Landing, and the Food Week newcomer, South Street.... Read More
Soon residences of San Francisco's Walnut Creek will have the opportunity to live, work, shop and play, all without leaving home. Award-winning KTGY Group, Inc., Architecture + Planning, has announced that the 555YVR project is nearly complete.... Read More
Indian Cuisine: There's a new class of curry in downtown San Diego: Royal India, a spacious Indian restaurant cloaked by a bright golden awning, has set an unprecedented standard in Southern California for truly authentic Indian cuisine combined with an invitingly elegant environment.... Read More
Vegas Attractions: Indulgence- that's one word to epitomize Vegas, perhaps the most elaborate adult playground in America. On a recent trip to Sin City, I enjoyed whirlwind sampling of the Strip's latest offerings. Here's my roundup on entertainment, spas, and restaurants in 72 hours.... Read More
West Hollywood: Who would guess that a town encompassing just 1.9 square miles would be the epicenter of the world's A-list Oscar and Emmy parties, celebrities, and the most creative talent of the entertainment industry? West Hollywood is small only when measured in square feet. Here's my latest roundup of findings to feast on in the west side of Tinseltown.... Read More
Luxury Camping: I haven't embarked on some luxurious African safari yet, perhaps because the idea of the open African terrain, with its rhinos and cheetahs, and me housed in a flimsy tent is a tad unsettling. Fortunately, a lovely and more secure way to experience the mystic and majesty of Africa's creatures is at the San Diego Wild Animal Park's... Read More
Luxury Shopping: Located on Long Island's North Shore, Americana Manhasset is home to more than 60 shops of the most recognized luxury brands. There are shops of world-renowned fashion designers and jewelers in this luxury-shopping destination. From Giorgio Armani to Ermenegildo Zegna, this is luxury-shopping nirvana! Americana Manhasset is an enclave of retailers like no other. It is a lineup of the best of the best shops.... Read More
This past weekend, JustLuxe joined in a celebration of fall fashion at Fashion Valley in San Diego. Both Friday and Saturday were both filled with new looks for the season, must-have accessories for fall and a wide variety of booths offering everything from hors d'ouvres to champagne.... Read More
Luxury Resorts: Favorite of celebrities and US presidents throughout its history, the "Jewel of the Desert," also known as the Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa, offers sprawling grounds and countless ways to enjoy yourself in one of the most extrava... Read More
In honor of the partnership between globally recognized icon of luxury, Gucci, and Mary J. Blige's Foundation for the Advancement of Women Now, Inc. (FFAWN), Gucci is hosting "Gucci For FFAWN Day" on September 16th at its New York 5th Avenue Flagship store.... Read More
Hotel News: This holiday season, Hard Rock Hotel San Diego is proving it is better to give than to receive with an unprecedented hotel take-over package that will give one person a chance to play the ultimate Santa for more than 800 friends,... Read More
The Copley Square Hotel, Boston's newest boutique property located in the heart of Boston's Back Bay and steps from Newbury Street, recently underwent an $18 million facelift transforming it into a modern luxe property. After much anticipation, the hotel reopened in January with three dining and entertainment options located directly on-site, including XHALE, the ultra chic nightclub Saint, and relaxed lounge setting of Minibar.... Read More
The First Annual Ferrari Hamptons Rally is about to kick off in the storied vacation spot on Sept. 5th, combining exclusive supercars, stylish surroundings, gourmet edibles and refreshing cocktails.... Read More
Recently we received an invite to go down the rabbit the hole at Vin de Syrah for a fashion show featuring some of the latest Betsey Johnson and Custo Barcelona designs now at Fashion Valley.... Read More
Off the Beaten Path: There are dozens of awesome restaurants in Downtown San Diego. Where to eat while on a San Diego vacation can be a daunting decision for visitors. Café Chloe is a bit off the beaten path from the touristy Gaslamp... Read More
Where the Party's At: So it's Sunday, and you haven't had your fill of the Gaslamp District in Downtown San Diego. This town is full of things to do every day of the week, but on Sundays, it can seem like everyone is sleeping in - that is... Read More
Rooftop Bars: Trendy New Yorkers are going to great heights this summer to enjoy a tasty, cold one. Rooftop bars provide not only a birds-eye view of the New York skyline, but also a refreshing change of scenery from the hustle and bustle of... Read More
Located in the luxurious Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia, Fountain Restaurant has the distinction of being named the number one restaurant in the City of Brotherly Love by the Zagat Survey.... Read More
News & Trends: While there's always a chance of running into Beyoncé Knowles on the star-studded streets of Los Angeles, the chances of getting past her entourage for a photo-op are quite slim. Fortunately for the aspiring paparazzi in all... Read More
Vegas Dining: Sin City secret: professional athletes love Encore's elegant Society Café.
NBA Player Nick Collinson (Oklahoma City Thunder) returned for the second day in a row to this new upscale eatery and this time brought along... Read More
Insider: After her one week guest spot critics are wondering...will Carmen come back?
Carmen Electra made her official debut as the celebrity guest star of MGM Grand's Crazy Horse Paris July 8. Walking the red carpet in a stunning... Read More
Insider: It's been a rocky year for Rihanna, and she seems to be finding her freedom and a path to her future in Las Vegas.
Her young boyfriend Chris Brown, whom many thought she'd marry, admitted to hitting her on the eve of the... Read More
Insider: Francia Raisa knows the secret to a great birthday, have it in Las Vegas! "The Secret Life of the American Teenager" star flew into town in early August with a group of gal pals for her 21st birthday.... Read More
Insider: It was a male bonding week in Las Vegas for Mel Gibson.
The actor, his son young Tommy and two friends flew into town mid-July for a midsummer bonding vacation far from the media glare.
The actor and director skipped the... Read More
Pueblo Bonito Pacifica Holistic Retreat & Spa, located on the pristine Pacific Ocean side of the Baja Peninsula in Los Cabos, announces a new and complimentary personalized butler service in all Ocean View Suites.... Read More
Now when in San Francisco, you can meet at "the clock," in the lobby of the Westin St. Francis, the "Grand Dame" of Union Square, thanks to a $40 million transformation of the historic hotel, which opened in 1904.... Read More
By all accounts celebrating Independence Day on a crowded beach can be daunting at best. That's why for this year's July 4th beach vacation in Santa Monica, I opted for a brilliant "Beach Butler" service... Read More
The exclusive hotel offers the dedication of personalized attention that one expects in a private home, with the exception of having 103 rooms, 39 suites, and 5 luxury apartments offering exceptional views of the Place de Concorde as well as interior courtyards.... Read More
Luxury Hotels: Hotel Fouquet's Barriere is located on Champs-Elysées and Avenue George V. The Champs-Elysées, which is frequently noted as being the most beautiful avenue in the world, is a two-kilometer strip with many of Paris' fabled... Read More
When the stresses of everyday life feel even more burdensome than usual and routine seems more rut, you know it's time to take a vacation. Massages, facials, poolside lounging, perhaps a spa getaway is in order.... Read More
Insider: Christina Aguilera cruised into Tao at The Venetian May 30 to host Stephen Webster's 2009 jewelry collection.
"Stephen and I have been friends for many years and working together on a second campaign has been an amazing... Read More
Insider: Dave Matthews is tireless. After two sold out shows at the MGM Grand mid-May, he stopped by the cushy Studio at the Palms to play around with some tracks.
The tireless artist ran into Sacramento Kings owner (brother to Palms... Read More
Insider: Kelly Monaco, co-star in "Peepshow" with Spice Girl Mel B, was the victim of an in-room burglary in late April. The bungling burglar was caught on camera as he entered the 50th floor where Monaco was sleeping in her penthouse suite.... Read More
As Los Angeles's first beach front hotel established in 1989, The Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel is a true landmark - and a favorite among locals and visitors alike seeking to relax, unwind and enjoy ocean-side. This is exactly what drew me to Loews during a recent trip to Santa Monica.... Read More
Ten years in the making and only five years old today, the Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa is celebrating being only half a decade old and already seeing immense success, such as the AAA Four Diamond award and the status of one of the "Hottest New Hotels of the World."... Read More
Luxury Hotels: Our friends at the historic New Yorker Hotel in Midtown Manhattan inform us the 43-story Art Deco classic has undergone a comprehensive, $70 million restoration. The hotel, designed by the architectural firm of Sugarman and... Read More
Luxury Car Brands: Ferrari's first store in the UK, on Regent Street in the heart of London's fashionable Mayfair, opened last week with a ceremony presided over by the famed auto marques Formula 1 driver Kimi Raikkonen. The event marking the... Read More
Despite -- or because of -- what is undoubtedly a difficult period for many businesses, The Helmsley Park Lane Hotel has decided that this is the time for truly upscale hotels to do more, not less.... Read More
Luxury Hotels: Travel can be a very wearying experience. Between jetlag, time changes, and simply being in unfamiliar surroundings, frequent travel really can take a toll on a person. Palihouse Holloway, an exceptionally distinctive... Read More
Insider: He's called himself an incurable romantic while toting his three girlfriends on either arm. But apparently Hugh Hefner is a man who love's love, for himself and his exes.
Hef has spoken out about his ex Holly Madison, who was... Read More
Insider: She rocked the house, but she seemed rocked from the inside out earlier this month.
Famed DJ Samantha Ronson rolled into Prive nightclub inside Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino late Monday to perform as the clubs celebrity... Read More
Celebrity Properties: The home of the late producer Aaron Spelling has been placed on the market for a whopping $150 million by widow, Candy Spelling. The French chateau-style mansion, located in the exclusive Holmby Hills neighborhood, is... Read More
Health & Beauty: To most around the country, San Diego has a full-time summer season. With an average annual temperature of 72 degrees, San Diego really does seem to exist in a constant sunny season, and the expectation of having a... Read More
Luxury Real Estate: The highest priced high-rise condominium sold in the city of Philadelphia is located on the 46th floor of the Residences Two Liberty Place. The Philadelphia Inquirer reported the exact amount of the sale at $7.678 million.... Read More
Food & Spirits: One has to look far and wide for a steakhouse that's not another chain, just not another cog in a vast restaurant group. It's not that I can't enjoy chain-eating, it's just that there's usually a deep character and story... Read More
Hotel Specials & Promotions: Renowned for opulence, Bellagio will transport you into another world of elegance and luxury you both so richly deserve. Create precious moments with a breathtaking experience that will always be... Read More
Luxury Transportation: Air Harrods, the high-end private aviation program run by the world famous London luxury depot, is partnering with Watkins Yacht Management to provide air and concierge support via helicopter and corporate jet to the... Read More
Luxury Spas: I-Spa, the in-house spa and fitness center attached to San Francisco's Intercontinental Hotel, has managed to avoid the pitfalls which often plague hotel spas and is well on its way to establishing itself as a legitimate... Read More
Vegas Dining: As more and more tourists gravitate towards the glittering Las Vegas Strip, The Hard Rock Café prepares to open a second, and even more luxurious location in Sin City.
"The foot traffic on the Strip has become its own... Read More
Luxury Casinos: The Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa opened for luxury last month and continues to impress guests with its modern feel and emphasis on comfort, in one of the area's tallest buildings.
Overlooking Lake Michigan, the... Read More
Celebrity Art: The Celebrity Vault is the premiere source of artwork for all things celebrity.
Located in the exclusive neighborhood of Beverly Hills, the Celebrity Vault has become a favorite source with both collectors and... Read More
Luxury Spas: Larger than life-that's the vibe of Vegas. On my last trip to Sin City, life felt beyond grand at the newly renovated Canyon Ranch Spa at the Venetian and Palazzo Hotel. Nestled between the hotels, a few... Read More
Luxury Hotels: The Fairmont Chicago hotel, recently reopened after a $50 million renovation, is celebrating native son Barack Obamas occupation of the Oval Office new top-floor Presidential Suite dedicated to the charismatic... Read More
Luxury Adventures: Look! Up in the sky! It's a bird, it's a plane! No it's a Zeppelin airship, perfect for your next luxury adventure.
Airship Ventures is based on the mutual love of aviation from husband and wife team Brian and... Read More
Luxury Hotels: For over 100 years, The Plaza Hotel has been a New York landmark of luxury. Recently reopened, The Plaza Hotel has maintained its old elegance, with some modern upgrades.
After undergoing a $400 million... Read More
Luxury Hotels: San Diego, a cultural melting pot for the trendy and modern, makes a opulent vacation spot for the adventurous. The Hotel Solamar, a Kimpton Hotel, is located in the center of downtown San Diego's Gaslamp... Read More
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