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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Garde Robe Introduces Luggage Free Valet Service In South Florida

Garde Robe Introduces Luggage Free Valet Service In South Florida

BEAUTY + FASHION, FLORIDA, LIFESTYLE
Upscale Wardrobe Storage Company Facilitates Hassle-Free Travel for Business Travelers, Globetrotters and Multiple Home Owners Garde Robe Online, LLC., the luxury wardrobe storage and valet company founded in New York in 2001, is now available locally to fashionable frequent visitors and…
Upscale Wardrobe Storage Company Facilitates Hassle-Free Travel for Business Travelers, Globetrotters and Multiple Home Owners Garde Robe Online, LLC., the luxury wardrobe storage and valet company founded in New York in 2001, is now available…
Places to See in DC

Places to See in DC

LUXURY TOURS, SITES TO SEE, UNITED STATES
Washington DC has a large selection of museums and monuments that everyone enjoys seeing. With so many things to see and do, DC can seem a little overwhelming to even the most experienced travelers. Museum tours can be a fantastic…
Washington DC has a large selection of museums and monuments that everyone enjoys seeing. With so many things to see and do, DC can seem a little overwhelming to even the most experienced travelers.…
Thanksgiving in New York City

Thanksgiving in New York City

LIFESTYLE, LUXURY HOTELS, UNITED STATES
Thanksgiving is one of my favorite times of year to be in New York City.  It’s a great time to take a horse drawn carriage ride throughout Central Park, to go ice skating in Rockefeller Center while admiring the Christmas…
Thanksgiving is one of my favorite times of year to be in New York City.  It’s a great time to take a horse drawn carriage ride throughout Central Park, to go ice skating in…
Four Seasons Hotel Westlake Village

Four Seasons Hotel Westlake Village

CALIFORNIA, LUXURY AIRLINES & CRUISES TOURS, LUXURY HOTELS, LUXURY HOTELS, LUXURY RESORTS, HOTELS & LUXURY SPAS
This past year my teenage daughter met a boy through a friend who had taken a cruise. The boy lived in LA.  After countless hours and months on Skype, she came to us one day and asked if she could fly to…
This past year my teenage daughter met a boy through a friend who had taken a cruise. The boy lived in LA.  After countless hours and months on Skype, she came to us one day and…
Cruise Ship – Radiance of the Seas. Cruise to Alaska

Cruise Ship – Radiance of the Seas. Cruise to Alaska

LUXURY AIRLINES & CRUISES TOURS, LUXURY HOTELS, LUXURY CRUISES, UNITED STATES
When I told the kids were we going on a cruise to Alaska this summer that looked at me like I was from another planet and asked “Why Alaska?” I told them that Alaska was a huge state and had…
When I told the kids were we going on a cruise to Alaska this summer that looked at me like I was from another planet and asked “Why Alaska?” I told them that Alaska…
Most Famous Cuban Restaurant in Miami

Most Famous Cuban Restaurant in Miami

FLORIDA, FOOD + WINE, MIAMI
Miami is well known for its white sand beaches and delicious dining destinations.  Although you will find a Cuban restaurant or cafeteria in almost any corner of Miami, the best place to get a traditional Cuban meal in Miami is…
Miami is well known for its white sand beaches and delicious dining destinations.  Although you will find a Cuban restaurant or cafeteria in almost any corner of Miami, the best place to get a…
Key West Lighthouse

Key West Lighthouse

LUXURY TOURS, SITES TO SEE, UNITED STATES
The Key West Lighthouse and Keeper’s Quarters Museum is directly across the street from the Hemingway House. The original lighthouse was built in 1825. In 1832, the first woman Keeper of a lighthouse was named. Barbara Mabrity became the Key West Lighthouse Keeper…
The Key West Lighthouse and Keeper’s Quarters Museum is directly across the street from the Hemingway House. The original lighthouse was built in 1825. In 1832, the first woman Keeper of a lighthouse was named. Barbara Mabrity…
Ernest Hemingway House

Ernest Hemingway House

LUXURY TOURS, SITES TO SEE, UNITED STATES
I’ve always loved visiting the Florida Keys. Pelicans, iguanas, blue skies, hot sun and ocean all around, what’s not to like?   I can see why Ernest Hemingway fell in love with Key West and made it his home in 1931.…
I’ve always loved visiting the Florida Keys. Pelicans, iguanas, blue skies, hot sun and ocean all around, what’s not to like?   I can see why Ernest Hemingway fell in love with Key West and…
Glassblowing in Skagway

Glassblowing in Skagway

LUXURY TOURS, SITES TO SEE, UNITED STATES
The weather can really make or break a vacation, especially when you’re in Alaska.  After spending a few days walking around in rainy, cold weather that followed us along the coast.    We decided to take it easy and not…
The weather can really make or break a vacation, especially when you’re in Alaska.  After spending a few days walking around in rainy, cold weather that followed us along the coast.    We decided…
Largest Collection of Packard Motor Cars

Largest Collection of Packard Motor Cars

FLORIDA, FORT LAUDERDALE, LUXURY TOURS, SITES TO SEE, UNITED STATES
The Fort Lauderdale Antique Car Museum in downtown Fort Lauderdale, is one of the least expected experiences.  This hidden gem is the largest collection of Packard Motor Cars and memorabilia from the 1900’s to the 1950’s.     The museum which is…
The Fort Lauderdale Antique Car Museum in downtown Fort Lauderdale, is one of the least expected experiences.  This hidden gem is the largest collection of Packard Motor Cars and memorabilia from the 1900’s to the 1950’s.…
What to See in Miami in One Day

What to See in Miami in One Day

FLORIDA, LUXURY TOURS, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, MIAMI, SITES TO SEE, UNITED STATES
Miami is one of my favorite cities but it can be overwhelming if you’re visiting and have limited time.  For my out of town visitors, I have set up a what I call:  “Miami in One Day”. Vizcaya Museum &…
Miami is one of my favorite cities but it can be overwhelming if you’re visiting and have limited time.  For my out of town visitors, I have set up a what I call:  “Miami…
Little Palm Island Resort & Spa, Little Torch Key

Little Palm Island Resort & Spa, Little Torch Key

FLORIDA, LUXURY AIRLINES & CRUISES TOURS, LUXURY HOTELS, LUXURY HOTELS, LUXURY RESORTS, HOTELS & LUXURY SPAS, UNITED STATES
Little Palm Island Resort & Spa is a exclusive private island resort located 28 miles east of Key West in the Florida Keys, with thirty thatched-roof oceanfront bungalow suites. The entire island is only five acres.  It was first inhabited by a fellow…
Little Palm Island Resort & Spa is a exclusive private island resort located 28 miles east of Key West in the Florida Keys, with thirty thatched-roof oceanfront bungalow suites. The entire island is only five acres.  It…
Sausalito Bed and Breakfast by the Dock of the Bay

Sausalito Bed and Breakfast by the Dock of the Bay

CALIFORNIA, LUXURY HOTELS
Guest Post by Samantha at  Reading The Road When visiting a place, it’s not often you’ll find me “wastin’ time.” Yet, the waterline in the tiny town of Sausalito in Marin County, California begs one to sit on “the dock…
Guest Post by Samantha at  Reading The Road When visiting a place, it’s not often you’ll find me “wastin’ time.” Yet, the waterline in the tiny town of Sausalito in Marin County, California begs…