Thursday, January 7, 2016

JustLuxe: Luxury Hotels in Chile

For my latest three articles on JustLuxe, I covered some of the fantastic places I got to stay on my recent trip to Chile.

The first is about my hotel in Santiago, the sophisticated Singular Hotel.

The second is Viña Vik, one of the world's most exciting new luxury wine lodges.

Finally, I got to travel to Chiloé Island and Patagonia to stay at the rustic-luxe Tierra hotels, which were some of my favorite places in South America.

Friday, January 1, 2016

Frontiers Magazine: Must Visit Destinations 2016

My latest travel article for Frontiers is a quick roundup of top travel destinations for 2016. Included: Slovenia, Brazil, Cuba and more!

Article: 5 Must-Visit Travel Destinations for 2016

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Frontiers Magazine: Roku

IDG, the restaurant group behind Sushi Roku, Boa and Katana has opened a new teppanyaki restaurant up on Sunset called Roku. Here's my review.

Review: Roku Brings Teppanyaki Talent to Sunset

Saturday, December 19, 2015

Frontiers Magazine: Brunch Around LA

My latest for Frontiers - new restaurants serving brunch, and restaurants serving new brunch!

Let's Do Brunch: 6 of LA's Best Weekend Options

Friday, December 18, 2015

Los Angeles Confidential: Celebrity Restaurants

The celebrity-owned restaurant has been a fixture on the LA dining scene for decades now, but a new crop of dining hot spots, and some old favorites, are heating things up again these days, so we decided to cover them in the latest issue of LA Confidential.

Article: LA Celebrity Restaurant Owners Pick Favorites Off Their Own Menus

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Bravo: 11 Elite Travel Destinations For Wine Lovers

For my latest Bravo piece, I'm covering a few things I love - travel, wine and luxury!

Check out my post on 11 Elite Travel Destinations for Wine Lovers.

Friday, December 11, 2015

Bravo: Exclusive Private Islands

I've begun writing for Bravo's newly launched travel site, and my first article is on exclusive private islands that can be all yours...for an insane amount of money!

Check out the article here: 12 Outrageous Private Islands That Can Be All Yours

Monday, December 7, 2015

Los Angeles Times: Airline Elite Status

My latest article in the LA Times is on a subject near and dear to frequent fliers' hearts, and one that becomes ever more important as the end of the year draws near: airline elite status.

The subject this time around? Is airline elite status even worth it anymore, and if so, what are some last-minute ideas to cross the qualification finish line.

Article: Frequent Fliers, Consider: Is Airline Elite Status Worth the Trouble?

Friday, November 27, 2015

JustLuxe: Temple House Chengdu

My latest article up on JustLuxe is about my recent jaunt through Asia, including a review of the fantastic new hotel I stayed at in Chengdu when I stopped by to hang out with the pandas, the Temple House.

Review: China's Most Exciting New Hotel Opens in Chengdu

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Frontiers Magazine: Canon Club

Seafood joints seem to be popping up all around LA, and the latest is an upscale crab shack in Beverly Hills called Canon Club. It was the subject of my latest Frontiers review.

Review: Beverly Hills Does Seafood in Style

Friday, November 13, 2015

Los Angeles Confidential Magazine: Prix Fixe Menus

Prix-fixe menus are taking over LA! Here are some of my favorites, including those that have been around for a while, and some new options around town in my latest LA Confidential article. Some of those I included: Trois Mec, Orsa & Winston, Patina and Q Sushi.

Article: Prix-Fixe Menus Are Dominating LA's Dining Scene

Thursday, November 5, 2015

Frontiers Magazine: Top Foodie Travel Destinations

Changing things up for this issue of Frontiers, I wrote a travel feature on the 7 best foodie cities in the world (for now!). Among those I included: Copenhagen, Hong Kong, Melbourne and more. Read on to find out!

Article: The World's 7 Top Locales For Destination Dining

Friday, October 23, 2015

JustLuxe: Six Senses Zighy Bay

While I was traveling around the world this summer, I spent a few days in Oman and stayed at the gorgeous Six Senses Zighy Bay. Here's my review on JustLuxe.

Review: Discover Oman's Under The Radar Musandam Peninsula at Six Senses Zighy Bay

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Frontiers: Triple Review

Another three-for-one restaurant review in Frontiers this issue. Included this time: Sambar, Ostrich Farm and Hinterland.

Review: 3 New Restaurants on the LA Scene