Review: Carlton President, Utrecht

Carlton President Utrecht

Last week, we headed to Utrecht in The Netherlands for a bit of exploring, and, of course, a touch of luxury (read more about the trip here). At the end of a very full day seeking out the city’s best museums, landmarks, and coffee shops, we headed for one of…

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Five of the Flashiest Hotels in Ft. Lauderdale

As Catharine O’Neal points out at, Fort Lauderdale as outgrown its roots as a party town into a flourishing city full of sophisticated neighborhoods and flashy resorts. Here are a few Ft. Lauderdale hotels you might want to stay if you’ve got a flair for the dramatics: Lago Mar…

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An Ice Cold Adventure in Bolivia

Snowy landscape at Parque Eduardo Alvaroa

Last week, while I was shivering my toes off sightseeing in a slightly snowy Brussels, I spotted the awesome new Ice Cold Adventures campaign from outdoor clothing brand Berghuas. They’re publishing a list of their top five ice cold adventures over the next couple of weeks – like Helvellyn in the Lake…

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Exploring the Real Netherlands: Utrecht

Utrecht mural

The first two times I visited The Netherlands, I only visited Amsterdam. I fell in love with the city, the food, and the Dutch people, and that love drew me back to the country a third time. But on this trip, I wanted to get away from the capital, with it’s…

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