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Author Interview: Maria Murnane

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We had the pleasure of reading bestselling author and Brooklyn local Maria Murane’s new book Bridges: A Daphne White Novel (Wink’s Ink, April 2017). A story set in New York City, the book weaves a tale of long-term friendship between three women with the travels of New York City. From strolling along the Brooklyn Bridge to walking the famous floors of…

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Summer Like a Local at Lotte New York Palace

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   This Summer 2017, visitors to the Big Apple and locals looking for a staycation can choose from some seasonal hotel packages at the beautiful Lotte New York Palace, highlighting the city’s best and brightest activities and attractions. Check out the new packages:   Palace Pinstripes Package: Lotte New York Palace has partnered with the New York Yankees to deliver an…

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Top 5 Most Romantic Proposal Destinations

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If you want to impress the lady in your life, nothing beats a destination proposal. The sparkle of a diamond paired with a scenic place can make the proposal distinctive and absolutely unforgettable. Still, if you thought sifting through unique engagement rings was difficult, picking a spot can be even more of a challenge. You should base you decision on what you…

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Live Like Royalty in New York

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In celebration of the Queen’s 90th birthday at Windsor Castle (May 12-15), Trump International Hotel & Tower® New York, helmed by British-born General Manager Suzie Mills, is offering the Live Like Royalty package featuring: A wicker gift basket from Williams-Sonoma’s Fortnum & Masoncollaboration, with an assortment of Piccadilly favorites including preserves, signature teas and shortbread For those traveling with their four-legged friends, the hotel pays homage to Royal corgis…

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NYC Weekend Getaways: Fire Island

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Along the south shore of Long Island, the long strip of Fire Island beckons summer travelers to enjoy its beaches and spend the Summer on Fire. Close to New York, Fire Island is the perfect place for an escape from city life and the daily hustle and bustle. Getting There If you have a car you can get to Fire…

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Mandarin Oriental New York Celebrates the Upcoming Holidays in Style

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  Mandarin Oriental, New York invites guests to celebrate a cheerful holiday season at one of Manhattan’s favorite celebration destinations. Guests of all ages will enjoy the Five-Star property’s festive assortment of Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Eve offerings. Thanksgiving Turkey-To-Go Dinner Allow the talented culinary team at Mandarin Oriental, New York to do the work this year with a Thanksgiving Turkey-To-Go Dinner. A ready-made gourmet…

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Travel: Ultimate Destinations for Foodies

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Photo: The 7.122 million people around the globe eat at home most of the time. Foodies, on the other hand, journey to every nook and cranny in the world in their quest to enjoy connoisseur’s delights. Did any bells ring? Can you connect to this more than anything else? Do you eat not just to live but to experiment,…

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Travel: Top 5 Places Around the World Where Solo Women Travelers Can Be Fashionable

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  Aleksandr Slyadnev / / CC BY-NC-SA   Traveling is therapeutic. It’s an endeavor that lets people discover places, culture, food, people, and much more. Traveling also opens the doors for self-discovery. However, for women travelers who plan to travel solo, traveling isn’t without its problems. Since the world is such a large place and as each country has…

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Travel: Enjoy Dining in Style? 6 Amazing Restaurants Around the World

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Yes, eating is something that you do in order to survive, but it should be so much more than that–it should be an experience. Food unites people, it ties together various cultures across the world, allowing the opportunity to share in a dynamic experience. Though you may be an American, when you travel to Italy and eat Italian food, you…

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Event: IWC & TriBeCa Film Festival

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IWC Schaffhausen celebrates the world of Filmmaking this year as the Official‘Festival-Time’ Partner of the Tribeca Film Festival® in New York.  To honor the festival and support its nonprofit affiliate, the Tribeca Film Institute (TFI), IWC along with TFI will auction a unique one of one piece at Antiquorum Auctioneers, the world’s premier watch auctioneers of modern and vintage timepieces. …

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Travel Guest Post: Top 5 US Vacation Ideas

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In spite of the diversities in its landscapes, the United States of America is not really touted as a nation boasting of a potpourri of extremely different cultures. A potential traveler in any case can observe the distinctly different lifestyles encouraged in a city like New York and somewhere like Las Vegas. Though there are not many to choose between…

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Meet Betsey Johnson

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                                    Calling all fashionistas and everyone who’s looking for some fun– come meet BETSEY JOHNSON, the woman behind one of the world’s favorite fashion brands, launch her new dress collection in the windows of Macy’s Herald Square in New York on Wednesday, March 13th, 2013 from 12:00-3:00PM. BETSEY JOHNSON will transform an all white window display into a true Betseymasterpiece; painting the walls, the glass and…

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Custom Made iPhone Cases

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Check out these custom-made iPhone cases by artist Anca Barbu.  I met Anca and her creative self while she was living in New York City. She has since jumped ship for the warmer weather of Miami. Never-less, her iPhone cases can be shipped all over the world, and she can do custom orders of whatever you like.      …

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Travel Guest Post: Luxurious Australia

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If you are heading Down Under on your holiday this year, then you might as well do it in style. Australia is one of the most beautiful countries in the world, and for many a journey there serves as a once in a lifetime experience. Why not take it further than it being just an ordinary holiday, and travel in…

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New York Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Fashion Preview

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On Wednesday January 6th, 2013, my stylist friend Tamae, her puppy Fatty (@FattytheChi) and I hit the fashion previews in New York.   First stop was debut collection bella line at The Carlyle Hotel. Inspired by the sophisticated working woman, Bella Linea is designed to be comfortable, practical, classy and chic. We love the fact that the designer, Stephanie Reilly…

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New York City Travel Apps

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New to NYC and looking for high-tech ways to naviagate the largest city in the U.S? Check out these cool apps: ·         Leloca – Leloca connects locals and tourists alike with high-profile restaurants, retailers and spas near their current location that are offering big discounts, right when they’re ready to eat, shop or get pampered. The deals are typically 30%-50% off, there…

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