Editor | Holiday Goddess
Bellagio Hotel to Bring a Touch of Italy to Shanghai
MGM Hospitality has announced its plans for a 2017 grand opening for the brand's next luxury hotel in China, the Bellagio Shanghai. Its hip, urban location along the Bund in Shanghai, on the banks...
Herschel Supply Gets Technical with ApexKnit BHW Collection
The innovative knit wits at Herschel Supply have created their first technical knit material to update its exclusive BHW Collection for Fall 2016. Called ApexKnit, it’s the global accessory ...
Spain’s Largest Hotel Chain Opens Second US Location
New York City’s Restaurant Row has a stylish new eatery dressing up the recently-opened Riu Plaza in Times Square. "Fashion" is a chic breakfast, lunch and dinner spot for hotel guests...
Wake Up and Smell United's Delizioso Illy Coffee
One of the common disappointments in air travel is the swill that passes for coffee on most carriers. Cheap no-name brands, unidentifiable blends, and questionable water all contribute to a poor pour...
The Best of Baltimore Restaurant Week 2016
Baltimore has become a culinary destination for more than just crab. The city is has long been known for two things: local seafood (Maryland Crab Cakes) and classic Italian specialties, both of which ...
Philly's Ritz-Carlton Pays Tribute to its Moneyed Past
Leave it to one of the most well-respected luxury brands to design a hotel around the color of money. The Ritz-Carlton, Philadelphia, has revealed its yearlong, multi-million dollar renewal ...
Hilton Cuddles Up With UGG Australia for Christmas in July
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Melbourne, Australia. It’s not such a wacky concept; after all, Oz is currently in the throes of its coldest season. But Ugg Australia and ...
Terranea’s Lexus Drive Series Steers Guests to 3 Indulgent Escapes
Turnkey service takes on new meaning at Terranea this year. The coastal resort in Rancho Palos Verdes is offering three curated excursion packages putting guests behind the wheel of a Lexus for GPS-...
Hendrick's Gin Salutes the Glamour of Flight with a Giant Cucumber
Move over Emirates and Etihad with your first-class suites. Air Force One? You, too, have been one-upped. Unrivalled luxury in the air now has reached new heights with a flying machine that is daring...
About Vicki Arkoff
Based in Los Angeles, Vicki Arkoff is Contributor for JustLuxe, reporting on travel, entertainment, lifestyle and fashion. She is also Editor for Holiday Goddess, the online destination for chic women travelers from the editors of Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Grazia, Conde Nast Traveler, Lonely Planet, and BBC. She's co-author of the bestselling Holiday Goddess books (HarperCollins and iTunes) including 'The Holiday Goddess Guide to Paris, London, New York, Rome' which spent nearly 10 months in the travel Top 10. Four city guidebooks followed and were named 'books of the month.' As editor, Vicki's other books include 'Sinatra' (DK), 'Inside Mad' (Time-Life) and 'Virgin Los Angeles' (Virgin Books). She is one of the Usual Gang of Idiots for MAD Magazine, an entertainment reporter (Daily Variety, Entertainment Weekly, Los Angeles Magazine, CREEM), and authorized biographer for pop culture icons from the Beach Boys to Beastie Boys, Paul McCartney to MC Hammer.