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The Palm Steakhouse Reopens at One International Place in Boston

Nov 29, 2013  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

When I heard The Palm steakhouse was shutting its doors nearly two years ago and relocating from his Copley Square location to an undisclosed spot, I anxiously awaited its reopening. The new property opened this past spring at One International Place to much fanfare in the Financial District. Not only has the restaurant increased in size but the brand has also refreshed its entire look nationwide with new paper menus, modern uniforms for its wait staff and even contemporary tableware.... Read More

L'Ermitage Celebrates Bevery Hills' 100th Anniversary With '70s Andy Warhol Suite

Nov 29, 2013  |   Contributor: Jared Paul Stern

2014 marks the centenary of the founding of Beverly Hills, and to celebrate the occasion, five of the city’s top luxury hotels are each creating custom luxury suites. Called Suite 100, the selection of luxe rooms will be available for booking in the new year. The chic L’Ermitage Beverly Hills has joined with The Beverly Hills Hotel & Bungalows, Montage Beverly Hills, The Beverly Hilton, and The Peninsula Beverly Hills for the initiative which aims to celebrate a hundred years of glamour in the iconic city which is home to many celebrities and some of the world’s most impressive luxury boutiques.... Read More

Chivas Regal Hosts Gentleman's Club at Members Club Milano 1909

Nov 29, 2013  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Since November 12, 2013, Chivas Regal has been welcoming “modern gentlemen” into the Members Club Milano 1909, a space dedicated to men who have high values like friendship and generosity, show courtly manners, and demonstrate a casual chic persona.... Read More

Dip Into The Church Key on Sunset Blvd For Dim Sum Style Bites

Nov 28, 2013  |   Contributor: Victor and Mary

A church key is defined as any type of bottle and/or can opener, cracking open a spirit that leads to splendid experiences—an opening to heaven, if you will. The launch of The Church Key restaurant on Sunset in West Hollywood appears to be on par with its namesake. The airy restaurant and lounge attempts to cover many bases and does so well with its fusion of Californian, Thai, Mediterranean and Middle Eastern foods with a farm-to-table backbone.... Read More

Be Among the First to Book the Midwest's Largest Hotel Suite After its $1.8M Remodel

Nov 26, 2013  |   Contributor: Vicki Arkoff

Looking for an over-the-top luxury holiday getaway without using your passport? The iconic, Beaux-Arts style Hilton Chicago is now taking $10,000-a-night reservations for the largest, most elaborate, and most expensive hotel suite in the Midwest — The Conrad Hilton Suite — now that its astounding $1.8 million beautification is complete.... Read More

Nonstop Service from LA to Palm Beach Now Offered by American Airlines

Nov 25, 2013  |   Contributor: Lena Katz

From palm trees to palm trees -- if that's the kind of cross-continental jaunt that suits you, then here's a welcome piece of news. Palm Beach, Florida (AKA the Tri-State's year-round socialite playground and polo player hangout), w... Read More

Palm Beach's Impressive Old Palm Golf Club Has an Intimate Opulence

Nov 23, 2013  |   Contributor: Jared Paul Stern

Nearly every private club defines itself as exclusive, but few can lay claim to the term as honestly as South Florida’s Old Palm Golf Club, which is permanently limited to 330 memberships. The figure is roughly equal to the amount of estates which can ever be constructed on its 651 lushly landscaped acres in Palm Beach Gardens — a parcel which could easily accommodate twice as many houses. But that wouldn’t be very exclusive, would it?... Read More

Pending Walker Tower Penthouse Contract to Set Record for Residential Property in Manhattan

Nov 22, 2013  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

The full-level Penthouse One at Walker Tower is currently under contract for more than $50 million after being on the market for less than a month. The pending sales price of this Chelsea-based high-rise residence establishes a new record for a residential property in Manhattan.... Read More

Tasting Your Way Through The Chef's Table Menu at the New Seasons 52

Nov 22, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

When you live in San Diego, CA, it’s easy to forget that there are four seasons in every year. And while locals enjoy the abundance of sunny days, it’s also nice to be reminded from time-to-time of the benefits that the changing weather means for our produce, meats and seafood. At the newly opened Seasons 52 (the second location in SD) in the Seaport District near downtown, guests are able to enjoy an ever-changing seasonal menu that daily represents the freshest offerings of the moment.... Read More

The St. Regis Singapore Defines World-Class Accommodations With Every Stay

Nov 22, 2013  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

The St. Regis brand is no stranger to world-class accommodations and top-notch quality service, and its Singapore destination has been winning awards since its opening in 2007; proving that the company knows luxury and does it extremely well.  Making Condé Nast Traveler’s Gold List 2013 and making Travel + Leisure’s Top 500 list and World's Best 2013, it’s no wonder this five-star hotel is a favorite among travelers and locals alike.... Read More

The St. Regis San Francisco Partners with Neiman Marcus for Holiday Package

Nov 21, 2013  |   Contributor: Jared Paul Stern

The St. Regis San Francisco, a paragon of modern luxury, is partnering with legendary retailer Neiman Marcus on a new holiday “Wish List” Aficionado package as part of the hotel brand’s signature Aficionado program. Those booking the package, which is priced at $7,500, will enjoy a two-night stay with daily breakfast at The St. Regis in one of the property’s top-notch Metropolitan Suites.... Read More

Doyle & Doyle Open Meatpacking Flagship Store and Debut New Collection

Nov 21, 2013  |   Contributor: Carolyn Hsu

Luxury jewelers Doyle & Doyle, proprietors of antique and fine estate jewelry, celebrated the opening of their new 2,000-square-foot Meatpacking flagship store at 412 West 13th St. this month with members of the fashion press and notables such as Lynn Yeager and City Council Speaker Christine Quinn in attendance. The store, whose interior is inspired by The Crystal Palace and Victorian gardens, opened its cast iron and glass doors to the public on November 15.... Read More

ETCO Homes Announce Grand Opening of Million Dollar Luxury Residences For Sale in Beverly Hills

Nov 20, 2013  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

On November 23, 2013, the grand opening of ETCO Homes’, a boutique homebuilder, will unveil their newest luxury home community, 432 Oakhurst. A penthouse and two furnished models will be available to touring.... Read More

Sensational Umbria Exhibit Showcases National Geographic Photographer Steve McCurry's Work

Nov 20, 2013  |   Contributor: Kimberly Fisher

Guests of The President of Umbria, a region in Italy, gathered at the opening of the Sensational Umbria photography exhibit by world-renowned National Geographic photographer Steve McCurry this month for his November 8-16 exhibit at the Italian Trade Commission.... Read More

Salamander Resort & Spa Shows Off Five-Star Living in 18th Century Middleburg

Nov 19, 2013  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Having only opened in August 2013, the Salamander Resort & Spa has already earned a notable reputation among visitors as one of the best luxury destination resorts in the United States. By combing elements of America's rich history with contemporary comforts and amenities, new meets old with an array of personal touches available to keep guests comfortable and relaxed.... Read More

Raise a Glass to San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival's 10th Anniversary

Nov 18, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

With SD’s Beer Week all wrapped up, what better way to follow it up than with another week of imbibing and eating? It is the holidays, after all. Running from November 18-24, 2013, The San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival™ returns for its 10th year and will be celebrating in grand style. Being touted as "bigger and better" than years past, this year’s lineup will include some of the best wines in the world alongside the biggest celebrity chefs and culinary personalities.... Read More

The James Chicago is a Modern Haven for Guests in The Windy City

Nov 15, 2013  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

Located just steps away from Chicago's most famous attractions, including the shops of Michigan Avenue, Millennium Park and museums, is the award-winning James Chicago hotel. Decorated in artistically inspired residential style with extra attention to guest comfort, the property features lavish accommodations, world-class fitness, a relaxing spa, and great dining options.... Read More

Ring in 2014 Las Vegas Style: A Guide to Sin City's New Years Eve Parties

Nov 14, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

There are plenty of ways to spend your last few moments of 2013 on New Years Eve: attending local hotel parties, throwing your own lavish affair, playing Cards Against Humanity with your grandma — or you could go to Vegas. Yeah, that’s what we thought. If you’re idea of the best way to ring in 2014 involves a penthouse suite, exciting entertainment and lots and lots of dancing, then check out the scene around Sin City on December 31.... Read More

NetJets & Signature Flight Support Open Exclusive-Use Private Jet Facility in Palm Beach

Nov 12, 2013  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

NetJets, a leader in private aviation, has partnered with Signature Flight Support to open up a new exclusive-use jet facility at Palm Beach International Airport. This domestic destination is one of the most popular for the company, welcoming over 10,000 NetJets flights each year.... Read More

First Renderings of Las Vegas' New Arena From AEG and MGM Resorts Int'l Unveiled

Nov 11, 2013  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

AEG and MGM Resorts International, developers of the new world-class indoor arena in Las Vegas, have joined forces to build a 20,000-seat sports and entertainment venue near The Strip. For the first time since their announcement in March of this year, the public is getting an initial look at renderings of the arena.... Read More

A New Look and a New Identity For The Iconic Rittenhouse in Philly

Nov 8, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

Sometimes a makeover can also mean a new identity. And that's exactly what The Rittenhouse, Philadelphia’s premier luxury hotel, is hoping for with their $10 million revitalization project due to complete in 2014. Hoping for a more modern presence, the hotel is working to change things up while retaining the allure of its historic roots.... Read More

A Guide to Calistoga: Northern Napa's Charming and Less Touristy Side

Nov 7, 2013  |   Contributor: Diane Sukiennik & Michael Reiss

With all there is to see, do, sip and taste in Napa and Sonoma, you could easily overlook the pleasures of their neighboring Calistoga countryside. Located in the northernmost part of Napa County, this laid- back community is a treat to discover.... Read More

$100,000 Bungalow Bliss Package Offered at Delano South Beach

Nov 7, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

If you’re on the hunt for that extra special gift for your loved one this holiday season, the Delano South Beach in Miami may have an answer for you. Creating their most luxurious package yet, the Bungalow Bliss Package is specifically tailored to guests looking for first-class service and amenities.  ... Read More

JW Marriott Washington, DC Puts You in the Heart of Our Nation's Capital

Nov 6, 2013  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

If any phrase exemplifies the experience at JW Marriott Washington, DC, it is "luxuriously convenient." Alongside comfortable rooms, 24-hour room service and delectable onsite dining options, this DC hotel is located mere blocks from national sites of interest like the White House, the National Air and Space Museum, the U.S. Capitol building and the International Spy Museum — just to name a few.... Read More

Exclusive 10 Member-Only Club & Ferrari F430 GT Ownership at LV's Motor Speedway

Nov 6, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

The all-inclusive driving experience, Dream Racing at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, has launched an elite ownership club for only 10 lucky individuals. Calling it a ‘superpower society,’ the club will give members two-year access to exclusive racing experiences in addition to ownership of the Ferrari F430 GT they’ll be using during their term.  ... Read More

A Fresh Look at Phoenix: Arizona's Urban Heart

Nov 6, 2013  |   Contributor: Cynthia Dial

As a Southern Californian I’ve visited Phoenix, AZ often, but it wasn’t until my last trip that I discovered even more about this great city. My holiday, like many times in the past, included a stay at The Phoenician, dinner at an eatery and a shopping stroll along Old Scottsdale’s Fifth Avenue—all favorites. However, this time was different because it included not only my tried-and-true, but also new choices which proved worthwhile and memorable. For those who have never been or are looking for ways to change things up, here’s an easy guide to Arizona’s Urban Heart.  ... Read More

Fleming’s Sizzles With Their Prime Steaks and Award-Winning Wine Selections

Nov 4, 2013  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar in Providence, Rhode Island has something for everyone’s taste buds, whether you go for the steaks, the 100 wines served by the glass or the great deals at the bar. We visited the main dining room on a recent Saturday evening for an early dinner. By the time we were ready to head back home, the entire restaurant was filled to a bustling capacity — and for good reason.... Read More

Hop Onboard the Helium-Inflated Zeppelin for a Bird's Eye View of Paris

Nov 4, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

It’s kind of like Disney’s UP, the animated movie about an old man who secures his house to balloons and flies high atop the clouds viewing the beautiful scenery below. Only, this might be a little better and doesn’t come with a white-haired grump in the cockpit (we think). If you thought you’ve seen Paris from every angle possible, then think again, you now have another way to experience it: Airship Paris’ 246-foot helium aircraft.... Read More

Impressionist on the Water Exhibit Celebrates Maritime Art at Salem's PEM

Nov 1, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

From November 9, 2013 to February 17, 2004, Impressionism will take over the Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) with an exhibition highlighting Maritime history from the birth of its movement to its lasting affects in the Impressionism world. Impressionists on the Water will feature more than 90 paintings, prints, models and photographs all paying homage to France’s waterways and oceans.... Read More

Seasons 52 and Brio Tuscan Grille Open at Chestnut Hill Square This Month

Nov 1, 2013  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

This month, one of the most fashionable suburbs outside of Boston will be opening a massive retail complex known as Chestnut Hill Square. From shops to restaurants, locals can also expect trendy eateries to hit its dining scene, including Seasons 52 and Brio Tuscan Grille. ... Read More

 
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