Sr. Travel Correspondent | JustLuxe
Unwind Post Olympics At This New Wellness Resort Near Rio
Located a couple of hours from Rio de Janeiro, in the picturesque town of Penedo, at the foot of the Mantiqueira Mountains, Rituaali is a blissful new getaway for those looking to unwind ...
Downtown Miami Dining Adventure by the Pubbelly Boys
Everyone in Miami with any grasp on the culinary or social scene knows of the Pubbelly Boys, and loves their restaurants. People rave about the original Miami Beach location and inquire of newcomers: ...
Sunny Isles Icon Acqualina Showcases Exciting & Lavish New Project
Four years ago, JustLuxe reported on an exciting luxury real estate development adjacent to Acqualina Resort & Spa. It was called The Mansions, and was a new build in a large oceanfront lot ...
Avalon Passion Brings More Suite Sailing to Danube Cruisers
Inaugurated under sunny skies for an enthusiastic international crowd, Avalon Passion is poised to bring SuiteShips to even more Danube cruisers in the coming years. For Avalon Waterways, this was ...
2016 Cruise Industry Entices Travelers With Big Names, Small Ports
March’s Seatrade Global convention is the cruise industry’s chance to convene, make deals, announce last year’s important statistics to their peers, and discuss the trends ...
5 Fantastic NYE Bashes in Miami You Can Still Get Into If You Hurry!
Haven’t had time to think past your Christmas hangover yet? Well, friend, New Year’s Eve waits for no one, and it’s definitely one of the greatest nights to be out in Miami. ...
Karisma Resorts Promises Both Family-Friendly and Child-Free in One Riviera Maya Location
Is there a happy medium between child-free and family-friendly? How can a resort welcome both groups while annoying neither? Karisma Resorts, stalwart of upscale all-inclusive in the Riviera Maya ...
10 Hotels With Private Marinas & Yacht Docking Perks
The yachting lifestyle offers unparalleled escape from crowds and access to obscure destinations, but often at a tradeoff for other creature comforts. After several days of confinement in ...
Where to Plan One Last Family Getaway Before School Starts This Fall
The end of summer is quickly approaching and the start of the school year lingers in the air. While we’re still weeks away from sending our littlest family members off to another year of ...
About Lena Katz
Lena Katz is the author of the Travel Temptations series (SIP, SUN, SNOW), published by Globe Pequot Press in 2009. Lena is also a travel expert for Celebrations/1800FLOWERS and WEtv (online and on-air). She contributes to the South China Morning Post and ABC News online. Lena is a former Orbitz Travel blogger and former columnist for the LA Times. She's been published in Brides Magazine, Robb Report, the International Herald Tribune, and at least 20 other consumer print publications, plus on countless Websites. She's appeared as an on-camera expert on Bravo, E! Channel and ABC News Now.