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Tempo Restaurant: Mayfair's Colorful Italian Eatery

Mar 31, 2011  |   Contributor: Carol Driver

There’s a warm golden glow emanating from the tall windows of Tempo restaurant on to the dark Mayfair streets of London. Inside, emerald colored green chairs add a touch of elegance to their cream and pine-style surroundings.... Read More

Richmond's Jefferson Hotel Makes for a Memorable Weekend

Mar 31, 2011  |   Contributor: Gwen Mayes  |  1 Comment

It's been nearly 20 years since I stayed at the Jefferson Hotel in Richmond, Virginia, the never-to-be-forgotten capital of the Confederacy.... Read More

The Boston Pops Spring Season Starts May 11

Mar 31, 2011  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

You know spring and summer are right around the corner in Boston when the Pops announce their lineup for the season. For the past 125 years, they have been bringing classical music to Symphony Hall. Since their inception, they have expanded to other locations, including Hyannis, Nantucket.... Read More

Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steakhouse Opens Next Month

Mar 29, 2011  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed  |  2 Comments

From Houston and Vegas to New York and now Boston, Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steakhouse is taking Beantown by storm.... Read More

Petrossian Boutique and Restaurant Offers Caviar Class

Mar 29, 2011  |   Contributor: Eric Rosen

Every so often, we love to treat ourselves to an afternoon snack of caviar and Champagne - you know, if we're feeling down or we're hanging out with a long-lost friend, or if it's Tuesday. Much as we like to eat the stuff, though, we don't actually know much about it, other than that it's usually quite expensive and it tends to impress our friends.... Read More

Guide to Southern California's Best Wineries

Mar 21, 2011  |   Contributor: Ryan Eisenacher  |  2 Comments

Somewhere between the beginning of time and the Book of Genesis, the invention of wine came to fruition. Ancient Greeks offered it during celebrations, the Catholic Church utilized it during Mass and Egyptians used it for funerary rituals. And while many historians believe that its discovery was actually an accident, wine has played a fascinating role in many cultures over a span of thousands of years.... Read More

Salon Mario Russo Opens Second Location at Fan Pier

Mar 18, 2011  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed  |  1 Comment

Boston's Fan Pier is the hottest new location in the city with restaurants, shops and now salons popping up all over the area. Salon Mario Russo recently opened a second location at the Fan Pier and offers the same services that the Newbury Street location does but in a sleek brand new space.... Read More

Prince William and Kate Middleton: Guide to London Royal Wedding

Mar 17, 2011  |   Contributor: Christina Stewart

With the countdown to the royal wedding already underway, the city of London is gearing up as it prepares to welcome an estimated 600,000 international travelers.... Read More

It's a Ruff Life: Dog Friendly Hotels in San Diego

Mar 17, 2011  |   Contributor: Ryan Eisenacher

Eight months ago, I ventured into Rancho Coastal Humane Society and came home with a loveable, snuggable, short and stubby, four-year-old Chow/Corgi mix named Hank. It's more than safe to say that out of all the things I've ever purchased in my entire life, he is the best investment I have ever made.... Read More

AIRR Supper Club Opens in Downtown San Diego

Mar 17, 2011  |   Contributor: Courtney Driver  |  1 Comment

AIRR Supper Club is one of the newest restaurants to open in Downtown San Diego, with Consulting Chef Scott Leibfried. In the space formerly known as the Witherby, just above Sidebar, AIRR is both a high-class restaurant and nightlife spot boasting great food, innovative craft cocktails and a chic atmosphere.... Read More

The Best Place to Own a Home in Cabo San Lucas

Mar 15, 2011  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  1 Comment

The Ventanas Community, with its prime position in the hills overlooking the Sea of Cortez, is the perfect location to own a home. Approximately four kilometers from downtown, Ventanas rests between family and city life.... Read More

The Beehive Buzzes with Flavor

Mar 14, 2011  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

Live music daily, Bohemian breakfasts and exotic cocktails served up in an eclectic space - what more could you ask for?... Read More

Giorgio Armani Announces Opening of New A|X Store at Lenox Square Mall

Mar 14, 2011  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Armani Exchange has relocated the A|X Store previously housed in the upscale Phipps Plaza Mall to a new location in the prestige Lenox Square Mall, in Atlanta Georgia.... Read More

St. Patrick's Day in SF: Options Other Than Green Beer

Mar 11, 2011  |   Contributor: Danika Quinones

We already know that pretty much every Irish Bar (and there are a lot) in San Francisco will be overcrowded, somewhat barbaric and contain too much green beer. So for those of you who wish to opt out of the chaos, there are a few great alternatives:... Read More

Cooking Class Series at BLT Steak

Mar 11, 2011  |   Contributor: Eric Rosen

Sharpen your knives and whet your appetites, because BLT Steak on Sunset is launching a cooking class series for enthusiastic regulars and foodies desperate to learn how to cook one of their signature steaks just right.... Read More

West Hollywood Gems

Mar 10, 2011  |   Contributor: Katherine Bond

With Awards Season looming in Hollywood, a trip to my favorite little neighborhood, West Hollywood, sounded enticing. While others flock to this 1.9 mile square regal region of Los Angeles with hopes of spotting gaggles of celebrities, I go for the indulgences: pamper, feast, delight. Here are my choice finds on this visit.... Read More

Hollywood Nightlife Heats Up With Three New Bars

Mar 9, 2011  |   Contributor: Eric Rosen

Awards season is over and it's time for Hollywood to relax. Thank goodness a slew of new watering holes have opened recently where celebrities and nobodies alike can kick back, cocktails in hand, and toast to upcoming projects.... Read More

Viselli Santoro Salon Opens on Newbury Street

Mar 8, 2011  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

Laurie Santoro and Cristina Viselli had always known they wanted to open their own salon together but taking a risk and opening one in a down economy was not something they planned. Last year, the two friends, and hairstylists, decided it was time, albeit a risky one, and opened Viselli Santoro Salon on Newbury Street.... Read More

Project Ethos Brings Local Designers to the Runway at FLUXX San Diego

Mar 8, 2011  |   Contributor: Courtney Driver

Project Ethos, self-described as "the incubator for emerging artists in fashion, music and art," makes it their mission to expose new and budding talent to the world through fun red carpet events. I can’t think of anywhere more fitting for an exciting soiree here in San Diego than nightclub FLUXX, downtown’s hottest venue of the moment.... Read More

Ultra Music Festival Adds Major Players to Roster

Mar 7, 2011  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

If you haven't gotten your ticket to one of the hottest music festivals in the country yet, you are running out of time to solidify a place in the crowd! Ultra Music Festival has added heavy-hitters Duran Duran, Moby, Kaskade, will.i.am and more to the bill.... Read More

Madame Tussauds Washington Opens Presidents Gallery

Mar 4, 2011  |   Contributor: Gwen Mayes

Ever wanted to shake hands with Bill Clinton or stare eye to eye with Ronald Reagan? At Madame Tussauds Washington location you can step right up to any President in our country's history at a recently opened exhibit featuring all 44 U.S. Presidents in an interactive and educational showcase.... Read More

Vital Tea Leaf: The Best Tea Shop in San Francisco

Mar 2, 2011  |   Contributor: Danika Quinones

If you step foot in Chinatown you will instantly notice the abundance of tea shops that seem to line the streets. With each shop promising to deliver the best in loose leaf teas, it can be somewhat of a daunting task to find the best and most charming spot.... Read More

The Grosvenor House Offers Royal Wedding Package

Mar 2, 2011  |   Contributor: Carol Driver

Be treated like royalty at a prestigious London hotel, in celebration of the exciting upcoming royal wedding.... Read More

Chart House: Hidden Gem on Long Wharf

Mar 2, 2011  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

When you first pull up to the valet attendant (service is complimentary) at the Chart House restaurant on Boston's Long Wharf, you will be immediately taken with not only the historic location but its breathtaking water views.... Read More

Arena Stage Presents The Edward Albee Festival

Mar 2, 2011  |   Contributor: Gwen Mayes

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater continues its inaugural season this spring with an unparalleled tribute to one of the nation's greatest living playwrights, Edward Albee.... Read More

Rau Antiques Co-Sponsors Silver Exhibition at Headley-Whitney Museum

Mar 2, 2011  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

Opening in April, Rau Antiques is co-sponsoring the special silver exhibition at the Headley-Whitney Museum in New Orleans.... Read More

NYC Restaurant Ember Room: Where the Fires Burn Bright

Mar 1, 2011  |   Contributor: Shandana A. Durrani

An ember smolders and glows. No wonder celebrity chefs Todd English and Ian Chalermkittichai decided to name their new Manhattan eatery the Ember Room.... Read More

 
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