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Hotel Del Coronado Offers Luxury Yoga & Spa Package

Mar 30, 2012  |   Contributor: Katherine Bond

Yoga on the sands of one of America’s top ten beaches led by an international yoga instructor, or gourmet dining with access to one of the luxury spa best escapes located inside a world-class resort? No need to choose one when all are available at the Hotel Del Coronado.... Read More

Drink from a Venus Flytrap in The Langham's Artesian

Mar 30, 2012  |   Contributor: Carol Driver  |  1 Comment

In honor of the 2012 Chelsea Flower Show, The Langham is offering green-fingered guests a truly awe-inspiring ‘Best in Show’ drink. For a limited time, guests will be able to drink a superb Venus Flytrap cocktail at Artesian, cleverly designed by award-winning head bartender and mixologist, Alex Kratena.... Read More

A Day of Luxury Spa Treatments at The Beach Plum Spa in Plymouth

Mar 29, 2012  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

Full service luxury spas are a dime a dozen on the South Shore, but there is none quite like The Beach Plum Spa in Plymouth.... Read More

3Twenty Lounge Offers Exceptional Wine & Food Pairings

Mar 27, 2012  |   Contributor: Victor and Mary

Wines are “fine” for a reason. But currently, mainstream wine culture pushes the idea that a $9.99 bottle is fine wine. And it can be, for those only looking to get drunk. Thus, you must delve deep into the world of fine wines as much as possible. In Los Angeles, pencil in 3Twenty Wine Lounge... Read More

Boston's First Salon Week Kicks Off April 1

Mar 27, 2012  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

You’ve heard about Restaurant Week but for the first time ever, Boston’s best hair stylists are teaming up for a weeklong celebration of tresses. Starting April 1 and running through April 8, Salon Week will feature 20-plus salons offering 50 percent off their regular services. We recently spoke with founder Marc Harris to discuss how he... Read More

Chef Patricia Yeo Opens Moksa Restaurant in Cambridge Today

Mar 27, 2012  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

Chef and cookbook author Patricia Yeo of Ginger Park and OM Restaurant fame has taken her culinary skills to her newest endeavor, her very own highly anticipated restaurant in Boston known as Moksa, which opens today in Central Square Cambridge.... Read More

Vantage Yacht Club Adds Electric Boats for Eco-Friendly Cruises on the Chicago River

Mar 26, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

The green-conscious Vantage Yacht Club has added four electric boats to its cache of available hulls for rent for luxury cruises down the Chicago River. The Chicago, Illinois-based yacht club has acquired four, zero-emission boats that will be rentable by the hour effective April 15, 2012.... Read More

Bang & Olufsen Open New Showroom in Palm Desert

Mar 26, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Danish luxury electronics provider Bang & Olufsen will officially open a new showroom in the El Paseo retail district in Palm Desert, California.... Read More

Spa at Trump Soho Offers New Wellness Treatments for Spring

Mar 26, 2012  |   Contributor: Carolyn Hsu

The Spa at Trump Soho marries a gorgeous setting and impeccable service with some of the newest technology and oldest wellness rituals from around the world. Alongside high-tech treatments like LED facials, the spa menu also features a number of unique holistic rituals such as gemstone massage, hammam bathing, and threading services.... Read More

Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth at the New Bon Bon Bar

Mar 26, 2012  |   Contributor: Carol Driver

Satisfy your craving for sweets and get your cocktail fix at the Volupté lounge’s new Bon Bon Bar. Decked out like a candy shop, the new introduction to one of London’s renowned burlesque and cabaret supperclubs is a burst of sugar-fueled color.... Read More

My World on a Plate Caters to the Culinary Needs of Hollywood's Elite

Mar 22, 2012  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

My World on a Plate is more than your typical catering company. It's a catering company with an international reputation and services galore. Not to mention highly evolved food, thanks to the culinary wizardry of Executive Chef and CEO Keven A. Lee, better known as "Cheven."... Read More

Jerry Remy's Sports Bar & Grill Introduces New VIP All-Access Pass

Mar 22, 2012  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

Spring is officially here and Boston is already celebrating with 80 degree weather all week; but to mark the official beginning (think Red Sox!), Jerry Remy’s Sports Bar & Grill is once again offering a season pass to the restaurant.... Read More

Sushisamba Set to Open First European Restaurant in London

Mar 21, 2012  |   Contributor: Carol Driver

Sushisamba is set to make its European debut in June, located in the top three floors of the Heron Tower. The restaurant promises to deliver a unique blend of Japanese, Brazilian and Peruvian cuisine, culture, music and striking design to the City of London.... Read More

The Langham Huntington Pasadena Offers Luxurious Spa & Club Experience

Mar 20, 2012  |   Contributor: Victor and Mary   |  1 Comment

When living in a large city, a staycation can always serve up a welcomed adventure - an actual dream within arms reach. This rings true even more so in Los Angeles where the enviable Pasadena lays 15 minutes (without traffic) from Downtown Los Angeles. There layeth The Langham Huntington, a luxury hotel and spa, as well as lavish medium... Read More

St. Regis Bal Harbour Opens With a Bang

Mar 20, 2012  |   Contributor: Jared Paul Stern  |  1 Comment

On March 17 the regal new St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort in Florida officially opened with a festive fete complete with a fireworks display. John Baptiste of Jazz at Lincoln Center provided live entertainment to accompany cocktails and hors d’oeuvres by Jean-Georges Vongerichten.... Read More

Roast Restaurant, London Offers Unique Treasure Hunt Dining Experience

Mar 20, 2012  |   Contributor: Carol Driver

You’ve heard of singing for your supper – but what about hunting for your lunch? To celebrate his recent appointment as the top chef at Borough Market favorite, Roast, Chef Marcus Verberne has devised a unique, monthly treasure hunt that culminates in a rather delicious fashion The hunt is on with Marcus Verberne at Roast... Read More

What Bizarre Foods Did Andrew Zimmern Discover in San Diego?

Mar 20, 2012  |   Contributor: Sara Cardoza

World traveler, top chef, and adventure-food connoisseur, Andrew Zimmern, host of the Travel Channel’s “Bizarre Foods,” made a trip to San Diego in February for an installment of his latest series, “Bizarre Foods America,” which focuses on strange foods and regional cuisine within the U.S. borders. While Zimmern is known for sampling local... Read More

Grosvenor House London Offers Deluxe Diamond Jubilee Package

Mar 19, 2012  |   Contributor: Jared Paul Stern

With the Queen of England’s Diamond Jubilee set to make London the place to be this summer, Park Lane’s posh Grosvenor House, A JW Marriott Hotel, has created a special package for those wishing to celebrate the momentous occasion... Read More

Miami Nightlife | Highest Grossing Clubs in The City

Mar 19, 2012  |   Contributor: Sara Cardoza

With its multitude of high profile night spots, Miami is considered by many to be the ultimate party destination in the country. Ranking several of Miami's clubs on the Top 100 highest grossing bars in 2011, it seems Technomic Inc. & Nightclub.com couldn’t agree more.... Read More

Gene Simmons to Open First Rock & Brews Restaurant in L.A.

Mar 15, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  2 Comments

Rock star, media mogul, and new restaurateur Gene Simmons will be on hand for the opening of the Rock & Brews in El Segundo, California, located in L.A. County, on April 3, 2012. For the opening of the new Los Angeles restaurant, the famous bassist is partnering with restaurant impresario Michael Zislis and concert promoter Dave Furano for the debut of Rock & Brews.... Read More

La Residencia Spa Offers Rejuvenating Beauty Treatments

Mar 15, 2012  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed  |  1 Comment

If you are looking for a place to relax and unwind without having to travel into the city, then head over to La Residencia Spa, one of the area's best luxury spas, located in Newton Upper Falls. Tucked away in a small neighborhood on Elliot Street, about 15 minutes from Boston, this retreat is housed in an elegantly transformed home with a European-inspired ambiance... Read More

Hampton Court Palace Festival Announces Top Line-Up For 20th Anniversary

Mar 15, 2012  |   Contributor: Carol Driver

Van Morrison, Squeeze, Katie Melua and Liza Minnelli have been announced as part of the line-up for the 20th anniversary of London’s Hampton Court Palace Festival in June.... Read More

Restaurant Week Boston Kicks Off This Weekend

Mar 14, 2012  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

Spring in Boston means the return of Restaurant Week, which is being held at 220 restaurants throughout the city March 18-23 & 25-30, 2012. This year, you can indulge in prix fixe three-course dinners, three-course lunches, and two-course lunch menus for... Read More

Il Teatro alla Moda - Theater in Fashion Exhibit Now in Los Angeles

Mar 14, 2012  |   Contributor: Christine Kirk  |  1 Comment

For a limited time, and just until March 18, 2012, haute couture enthusiasts, fashionistas, and theatre aficionados will delight in a feast for the eyes at The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts fashion exhibition of “Il Teatro... Read More

Relais & Châteaux Grands Chefs Dinner Comes to NYC

Mar 13, 2012  |   Contributor: Jared Paul Stern

Each year Relais & Châteaux, the exclusive collection of over 500 of the finest hotels and gourmet restaurants, holds the Grand Chefs Dinner showcasing its famed haute cuisine in one of the 60 countries it encompasses. Last year the amazing event was held at the Palace of Versailles... Read More

New York Nightlife | Top Earning Clubs in the Big Apple

Mar 12, 2012  |   Contributor: Sara Cardoza

New York City’s social scene is rich in quirky bars and elegant dining, but Technomic Inc. and Nightclub.com’s list of the Top 100 highest grossing bars in 2011 showcases the most luxurious places New Yorkers chose to spend their money last year. Take a look below to see some of NYC's ultimate nightlife destinations... Read More

Hotel d'Aubusson Historic Luxury Paris Hotel

Mar 9, 2012  |   Contributor: Eric Meyers

Hotel d’Aubusson is named after a region of France that specialized in tapestry weaving after serving as refuge to citizens fleeing Flanders centuries ago. It is located just off the Boulevard Saint-Germain, where many expatriate artists spent time decades ago.... Read More

Los Angeles Nightlife | Highest Grossing Clubs in the City

Mar 9, 2012  |   Contributor: Sara Cardoza

Los Angeles is known for having an never-ending supply of luxury restaurants, bars, and clubs in which to indulge yourself. But Technomic Inc. and Nightclub.com compiled a... Read More

Executive Chef Andrew Yeo Introduces Grilled Oysters to Boston

Mar 8, 2012  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

In Boston, there are top chefs who have dabbled with both seafood and barbecue but none has ever tried the fantastically delicious combination that Chef Andrew Yeo has created at Artisan Bistro — grilled oysters with rosemary brown butter.... Read More

Las Vegas Motor Speedway Offers Dream Racing Experience

Mar 6, 2012  |   Contributor: Sara Cardoza

For anyone with a taste in the best adventure travel, or for anyone who has fantasized about being a professional racecar driver in control of a sleek, high-powered automobile, fantasize no longer. Dream Racing, now open at... Read More

Sean Prinz Named New General Manager at Jean-George's Market

Mar 5, 2012  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

Market, a high-end Boston restaurant under the famed label of Jean-Georges Vongerichten, has announced that Sean Prinz, will take over as the new General Manager.... Read More

Interior Design at the Forefront of Chateau On Central Brownstones in Phoenix

Mar 5, 2012  |   Contributor: Sara Cardoza

With the economy having remained in recession for several years, both home builders and home owners have cut back on spending and certain excesses. However, from a sales perspective, builder’s know how important aesthetic appeal is in terms of enticing buyers to purchase new homes.... Read More

James Beard House to Feature Celebrity Cruises Chefs in Industry First

Mar 2, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

The James Beard House in New York City will feature cruise line chefs for the first time on April 5, 2012, when Celebrity's top Chefs Jacques Van Staden and John Suley will cook at the venue.... Read More

Marquee Las Vegas The Highest Grossing Bar in the Country in 2011

Mar 1, 2012  |   Contributor: Sara Cardoza

Las Vegas just might be the nightlife capital of the U.S., bringing in millions of customers every year to spend millions of dollars to dance, drink, and party the night away. Technomic Inc. and Nightclub.com partnered up to compile a list of the highest grossing bars in the country and naturally several Las Vegas bars topped the list. Marquee Nightclub & Dayclub came out number one taking in $70 to $80 million in 2011. Take a look at these Sin City nightlife spots that also saw some insanely high revenue last year and just how they did it.... Read More

Washington, DC Nightlife | Highest Grossing Nightclubs in the City

Mar 1, 2012  |   Contributor: Sara Cardoza

Washington, DC may seem like a serious city, but its people still like to have a good time. Judging by Technomic Inc. and Nightclub.com's list of Top 100 highest grossing bars in 2011, there isn't a lack of high-end nightlife in the nation's... Read More

New Los Angeles Restaurants Opening This Month

Mar 1, 2012  |   Contributor: Eric Rosen

From Santa Monica to Downtown, new Los Angeles restaurants are enlivening neighborhoods and appetites across the city. See the full list of Los Angeles Restaurants Opening March 2012 in our LuxeEpicure section.... Read More

 
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