UNITED STATES


A review of a luxury holiday in UNITED STATES. An insider’s guide to the best luxury hotels, resorts, and restaurants. Discover where to go, what to see and what to eat in UNITED STATES, with Carmen Edelson.

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Top 3 U.S. Destinations for Solo Travel

Top 3 U.S. Destinations for Solo Travel

LIFESTYLE, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, TRAVEL, UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON
Solo travel has grown in popularity over recent years, and according to one survey, over 50% of people travel alone to get away from routine, while 31% travel solo to meet new people. If you’re newly single, traveling by yourself…
Solo travel has grown in popularity over recent years, and according to one survey, over 50% of people travel alone to get away from routine, while 31% travel solo to meet new people. If…
9 Best Day Trips From Scottsdale

9 Best Day Trips From Scottsdale

LIFESTYLE, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, TRAVEL, UNITED STATES
When you think of Arizona, you think of open spaces, scorching heat, and that is probably what you’ll even find. But Scottsdale is the needed oasis in the center of it all. Replete with spas, modern conveniences, and golf courses, it…
When you think of Arizona, you think of open spaces, scorching heat, and that is probably what you’ll even find. But Scottsdale is the needed oasis in the center of it all. Replete with spas,…
Must-Visit Pet-Friendly Destinations in the U.S.

Must-Visit Pet-Friendly Destinations in the U.S.

CALIFORNIA, FLORIDA, LIFESTYLE, MIAMI, TRAVEL, UNITED STATES
For many people in the U.S., a vacation just isn’t the same without the presence of a pet. Statistics show that every year, over two million pets and animals are transported by air within the U.S. The U.S. Travel Association…
For many people in the U.S., a vacation just isn’t the same without the presence of a pet. Statistics show that every year, over two million pets and animals are transported by air within…
The Most Instagrammable Photo Spots in Fort Lauderdale

The Most Instagrammable Photo Spots in Fort Lauderdale

ARTS, FLORIDA, FORT LAUDERDALE, LIFESTYLE, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, TRAVEL, UNITED STATES
I am lucky to call the beautiful city of Fort Lauderdale home. With its beautiful beaches, vibrant art scene, varied dining and shopping options, there’s just an endless amount of things to see and enjoy! And if you’re a visual…
I am lucky to call the beautiful city of Fort Lauderdale home. With its beautiful beaches, vibrant art scene, varied dining and shopping options, there’s just an endless amount of things to see and…
Explore New York’s Cultural & Natural Wonders on the Empire State Road Trip

Explore New York’s Cultural & Natural Wonders on the Empire State Road Trip

LIFESTYLE, LUXURY AIRLINES & CRUISES TOURS, LUXURY HOTELS, LUXURY HOTELS, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, NEW YORK, TRAVEL, UNITED STATES
The Empire State Road Trip is a fun-filled adventure designed to showcase three of New York’s most diverse and popular regions. Road trips are such a great way to explore a large country like the U.S., with the freedom to…
The Empire State Road Trip is a fun-filled adventure designed to showcase three of New York’s most diverse and popular regions. Road trips are such a great way to explore a large country like…
Ways the Pandemic Has Changed Honeymoons

Ways the Pandemic Has Changed Honeymoons

BAHAMAS LUXURY TRAVEL, CARIBBEAN LUXURY TRAVEL, EUROPE, FRANCE, GREECE, LIFESTYLE, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, TRAVEL, UNITED STATES
Couples who were preparing to get married in 2020 have had quite the time. Thanks to a global pandemic, many couples had to alter their wedding plans in nearly every way imaginable. Those that did follow through with a ceremony…
Couples who were preparing to get married in 2020 have had quite the time. Thanks to a global pandemic, many couples had to alter their wedding plans in nearly every way imaginable. Those that…
The Best Airbnb Alternatives: 6 Luxury Vacation Rental Websites

The Best Airbnb Alternatives: 6 Luxury Vacation Rental Websites

EUROPE, LIFESTYLE, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, LUXURY VILLAS & VACATION HOMES, TRAVEL, UNITED STATES
While I am a big fan of Airbnb, especially Airbnb Experiences (read my favorites), I want people to realize that there are so many incredible choices out there in terms of vacation rental websites. While other vacation rental companies might…
While I am a big fan of Airbnb, especially Airbnb Experiences (read my favorites), I want people to realize that there are so many incredible choices out there in terms of vacation rental websites.…
Top 10 Outdoor Dining Spots with Ocean Views in Los Angeles

Top 10 Outdoor Dining Spots with Ocean Views in Los Angeles

CALIFORNIA, FOOD + WINE, LIFESTYLE, TRAVEL, UNITED STATES
During these challenging times, it is much safer to dine outdoors, and thankfully, California’s fabulous weather allows you to do just that almost any month of the year! There are so many incredible restaurants in Los Angeles, but there are…
During these challenging times, it is much safer to dine outdoors, and thankfully, California’s fabulous weather allows you to do just that almost any month of the year! There are so many incredible restaurants…
Seattle Port Guide: What to Do When Cruising From Seattle, Washington

Seattle Port Guide: What to Do When Cruising From Seattle, Washington

BOATING, CANADA, CANADA: LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, LIFESTYLE, LUXURY AIRLINES & CRUISES TOURS, LUXURY HOTELS, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, TRAVEL, UNITED STATES
Local Seattle residents are lucky to have access to one of the most unique cruise ports in the country. For travelers, there are many amazing opportunities to explore Seattle before departing on your cruise vacation. From the Space Needle to…
Local Seattle residents are lucky to have access to one of the most unique cruise ports in the country. For travelers, there are many amazing opportunities to explore Seattle before departing on your cruise…
New Luxurious Preferred Hotels & Resorts Opening Around the World in 2021

New Luxurious Preferred Hotels & Resorts Opening Around the World in 2021

CALIFORNIA, CHICAGO, EUROPE, FLORIDA, LIFESTYLE, LONDON, LUXURY AIRLINES & CRUISES TOURS, LUXURY HOTELS, LUXURY BOUTIQUE HOTELS, LUXURY HOTELS, LUXURY RESORTS, HOTELS & LUXURY SPAS, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, LUXURY TRAVEL TO ITALY, MIAMI, NEW YORK, TRAVEL, UNITED KINGDOM, UNITED STATES
A new year always brings new hope and excitement! And while most travel still isn’t possible right now, we are hoping the world will open up at some point in 2021. And when it does, we are ready to explore…
A new year always brings new hope and excitement! And while most travel still isn’t possible right now, we are hoping the world will open up at some point in 2021. And when it…
Tips for Planning a Luxury Vacation to Miami

Tips for Planning a Luxury Vacation to Miami

FLORIDA, LIFESTYLE, MIAMI, TRAVEL, UNITED STATES
Especially if you love enjoying water sports and chilling at the beach, Miami, Fl is one of the best places to visit in the US. Away from Miami Beach, the third-most populous metropolis on the east coast boasts plenty of…
Especially if you love enjoying water sports and chilling at the beach, Miami, Fl is one of the best places to visit in the US. Away from Miami Beach, the third-most populous metropolis on…
The Best Luxury Airbnb’s Around the World

The Best Luxury Airbnb’s Around the World

CALIFORNIA, CARIBBEAN LUXURY TRAVEL, LIFESTYLE, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, LUXURY VILLAS & VACATION HOMES, MEXICO, TRAVEL, UNITED STATES
Pre-COVID-19, luxury travel was booming. Travelers and adventurers had a yearning for new destinations, unique experiences, and luxurious rest and relaxation opportunities, and they didn’t mind shelling out for them. In fact, the trend has led Airbnb to launch Airbnb…
Pre-COVID-19, luxury travel was booming. Travelers and adventurers had a yearning for new destinations, unique experiences, and luxurious rest and relaxation opportunities, and they didn’t mind shelling out for them. In fact, the trend…
The Florida Keys: A Divine Seafood Experience

The Florida Keys: A Divine Seafood Experience

FLORIDA, LIFESTYLE, TRAVEL, UNITED STATES
The Florida Keys are often disregarded because of the time required to reach them. Although they are a reasonable distance from most cities in the U.S, they offer absolutely unbelievable beauty and adventure. The Florida Keys are the perfect destination…
The Florida Keys are often disregarded because of the time required to reach them. Although they are a reasonable distance from most cities in the U.S, they offer absolutely unbelievable beauty and adventure. The…