Ruth Mitchell has led an exciting and adventurous life through her careers as a freelance writer, travel writer, publisher and editor. She is the Founder and CEO of buyoutsidethebox.com, a website for discerning consumers. Her blog is widely read and syndicated. Read more about Ruth and buyoutsidethebox.com at Facebook and linkedin To purchase Ruth's novel, White Oak, click here .
Imagine it’s just you and your loved one in a quaint cabin, outside its large windows is a roaring waterfall that mesmerizes you prior. Up above in the loft, you drift to sleep to this sound as you dreamily watch the falls through another windo... Go to Story
You are going to hear a lot more about Crystal Bridges in Bentonville, Arkansas. The New York Times calls it " the art museum Wal-mart money built.” oO you might have heard about the uproar caused by Alice Walton’s purchase of a landmark Hudson Rive... Go to Article
Most people think about visiting Door County Wisconsin in the summer or fall, but the winter can be a great time too. This beautiful peninsula just north of Green Bay (Packerland) is often referred to as the New England of the Midwest, but its micr... Go to Article
What a rush it is to be pulled behind a team of 12 powerful sled dogs. Even though I had a bucket list long before I even knew what a bucket list was, dog-sledding was certainly not on it. However, the experience ranked as some of the best adventure... Go to Article
Walking through the Plaza in Santa Fe during the July Spanish Market, I was greeted by a small girl with a big smile. “Hi,” she said with a big toothy grin. "Hi there," I mirrored her enthusiasm. I had just met Marissa Chavez, aged 10. I thought she ... Go to Article
If there ever was a place that has something for everyone, Big Cedar Lodge would be it. A wooded, scenic retreat — you even have to drive through a stream of water to get there — this world class resort makes a romantic getaway easy or a family gat... Go to Story
People come from all over the world to Hot Springs, Arkansas to enjoy and relax in the legendary natural spring water that is some of the purest in the world. The most unique National Park in existence and the only one in an urban setting, Hot Spring... Go to Article
Hola! In Mexico you will always be greeted with a warm smile and friendly face; add to that the convenience and value of flying to Cancun in the heart of the Caribbean and you will find it all - a perfect destination for a convenient getaway.
Con... Go to Article
Mackinac Island lies perfectly between the two land masses of the State of Michigan. Its natural beauty is certainly compelling, but it is the total ban of automobiles that lends itself to an idyllic setting for a romantic getaway.
Who would have... Go to Article
Luxury Spas: Tucked away in the hills of Santa Fe is the incredible experience of Ten Thousand Waves where Western ways collide with Eastern tradition. The spa offers a unique 'Japanese-adobe' aesthetic. In contrast to Western culture, the Japanese g... Go to Article
JustLuxe is a luxury Web publication providing objective analysis and information to affluent consumers to assist with their decision making, such as chartering a yacht, purchasing a jet membership card, booking a luxury hotel, traveling to a specific destination, or buying real estate. Our writers conduct interviews with industry executives and leaders in their fields, analyze product offerings and review the Web sites of leading companies to ensure our readers have up-to-date data to make informed decisions. Consumers can find purveyors of fine luxury goods, services and travel solutions throughout the pages of JustLuxe via content or with our advertising partners. See our Best of Luxury high-end brands and partners.