Four Days in Paradise

Four Days in Paradise…

  Surrounded by Camelback Mountains, plenty of hiking trails and culinary choices, the  Sanctuary Camelback Mountain Resort and Spa in Paradise Valley, AZ  is a destination of choice.  There are many options for accommodations in the Phoenix/Scottsdale area – having enjoyed dinner at Elements Restaurant  a few years ago, I was quite taken by the praying […]

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Why this blog?

Why this blog?

Always and forever, granddaughter of Italian immigrants, consummate style fashionista and a foodie, I find beauty in a simple meal, a destination, architecture, fashion and spaces –just to name a few.   Perhaps my grandparents passed on the travel “gene” to me during their voyage to America in the 1930’s. Travel gives me a front seat […]

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Havana, just 90 miles from our shores! Cuban Farm to Table Restaurant

Havana, just 90 miles from our shores! Cuban Farm to Table Restaurant

Just under a one hour flight from Miami, enjoy a private tour of Old Havana.  Wander the streets, enjoy a coffee, visit the Almacenes San Jose market, offering paintings, jewelry, crafts and murals.  Right next door, spend time visiting the car museum.   Be sure to visit the museums and Finca Vigia, Hemingway’s Cuba retreat. […]

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