Black Friday Shopping for Travelers

Black Friday – culture? addiction? sports? If you love to shop but on the road for the Holidays – here are some great Black Friday Deals you should not miss out on Good luck – ( don’t) break a leg in the process of snagging a bargain   BLACK FRIDAY DESTINATIONS   Texas Newly opened in September,…

Are mixologists the new celebrity chefs? Perhaps ‘making’ you own dinner like those famed hot pot restaurants in ChinaTown are no longer enough… party-goers can now make their own cocktails, or at least interact with them. Here are some interesting cocktails to seek out and sip on Old & Smokey: At Atlas Cocktail Lounge at the…

Let’s Get Sweaty – Entrepreneur Shares Fitness Tips

Founders, Anna Whiteside and Ewan Sprong of UNIT NINE make you look great and feel great. With a range of yoga apparel ( LOVE the yoga mat!), boxing gear and beach-wear, Aussies can stay fit, healthy and stylish – thanks to Unit Nine. Anna, co-founder of designer fitness clothing apparel took some time to share…

Thanksgiving on the road – Luxury hotels cash in on holiday cheer

Luxury Hotels want to make the average business traveller feel at home. With the Holiday season kicking off in the US with Thanksgiving – travellers are able to #nomnomnom their way without missing  a beat on any Holiday cheer   Here are the best: British Thanksgiving Feast at The Milestone Hotel, London The five-star Milestone…

NEW HOTEL Opening – Conrad Fort lauderdale Beach

On October 10th, Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach welcomes its first guests. To celebrate this momentous occasion, the resort is offering rates starting at $339. The 290 all-suite nautical-themed oasis is situated on Fort Lauderdale’s exclusive North Beach and is only Conrad resort in the U.S. Ushering in a new era of sophisticated luxury for Fort Lauderdale,…

Are all luxury experiences created equal? Booked a flight on Swiss Air and found myself nestled in a Business Class cabin It was wonderfully exhilarating when all the economy passengers were forced to walk pass the cabins and oogle and what they were missing ( poor souls) but that was where the excitement ended. Unlike…

YOTEL: For lovers of the cabin-lifestyle

YOTEL has definitely created a new way of travel with their innovative style of travel efficiency. The technology driven hotel is great in tourist-dense cities like New York but for someone who just got off a relatively average Business Class flight on Swiss Airlines (the compressed cabins, dedication to Richard Gere entertainment selection and lack-luster…

Chefs Collective – Giveaway – COOKBOOK

Want a free cookbook? My cookbook? Chefs Collective by Michelle Tchea is out now but for all you stingy people out there you can get a copy for free 50 recipes from the world’s BEST chefs Sneak peak into the mind of a chef, how to be a great chef … and everything else you…

GOOD Food… sustainable food goes GOOD?

World Food Day on the 16th October – another day, another celebration of yet another food meant more to us than just filling a growling stomach. So, the question is, are you a GOOD eater? DO you look for sustainable ingredients and restaurants? WHAT does it mean to be a GOOD eater? Does a low-impact…

Paris Best: Squid Ink Strigoli, Braised Squid And Nduja

Sunday? In Paris? Hungry? Luckily for you Hotel le Narcisse Blanc in the 7th Arrondissement ( just near the Eiffel Tower) is a nice, comfortable spot for foodies. Chef Zachary Gaviller, from Ontario Canada finds himself in the heart of Paris and heading up the kitchen at this luxury, designer hotel. Restaurant Cleo has a…

Affordable Luxury on Lake Como, Italy

Lake Como has all the charm of a great luxury destination in Europe Cruise from one charming Italian town to another  or sit in your hotel and watch life go by with a Chianti or bubbly Prosecco. But if thought Lake Como was purely for the rich, famous and celebrity-status traveller – think again. Here…