Inside the Newly-Renovated Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco Inspired by The City's Iconic Fog
The fog in San Francisco is a much talked about occurrence. Writers, artists and photographers, including Arthur Ollman and Mark Twain, have been inspired by the city’s ephemeral mist for decades....
A Land of Ice & Fire: Exploring Iceland's Natural Wonders, Luxury Hotels & Fine Cuisine
Iceland is on fire, both literally and figuratively. The country, a jagged island tossed adrift northwest of its Scandinavian neighbors, is sparsely populated with barely 300,000 people. Tourists, however,...
Abu Dhabi's Shangri-La Hotel is Almost Like Staying In An Actual Sheikh’s Palace
Although often overshadowed by its flashier and cosmopolitan neighbor Dubai, Abu Dhabi is very much an appealing destination. The capital of the United Arab Emirates, it is a majestic, modern island situated...
Forget Napa & Explore Sonoma County With Hotel Healdsburg
Famed horticulturist Luther Burbank had this to say about Sonoma County, “I firmly believe, from what I have seen, that this is the chosen spot of all this earth as far as nature is concerned.”...
Seychelles' Original Five-Star Resort Is Still One of the Island Country’s Best
Asia may have Bali and the Maldives, but Africa has the Seychelles. An archipelago just off the coast of Madagascar, the Seychelles are blessed with powder-white beaches, lush rainforest canopies, and...
Go Gorilla Trekking Above the Clouds in Uganda's Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
Some of the world’s best destinations are often the hardest to reach. Uganda is one such place. A landlocked country in East Africa, Uganda has stunning terrain that ranges from the snow-capped Rwenzori...
The Desert's Classic La Quinta Resort & Club Receives a Luxurious Facelift
It's difficult to imagine a warm oasis with a lush outcropping of palm trees, cascading pools, and bountiful blooming flora, without thinking of Southern California. If you’re from here or familiar...
The Ritz-Carlton New York Makes for the Perfect Home Base to Explore Central Park
Few places are as classic as New York City. A picnic on a summer's day in Central Park, a crisp Manhattan poured by the legendary Norman Bukofzer, or a stroll through MoMA's latest exhibitions...
Pageant Season Has Arrived in Laguna With The Ritz at The Forefront of it All
It's pageant season in Southern California, but not the kind that requires high-heeled beauties to strut their stuff across stages. In Laguna Beach, "pageant" means the grand annual showcase...
About Katherine Bond
Katherine Sutton Bond is a freelance travel and luxury item writer for Justluxe.com. She's traveled the world and sampled some of the leading hotels and destinations of the globe. She often covers luxury events and technology.