Welcome to the City of Gold

It was a sunny day in March in southern California. Iā€™m inside the international terminal at LAX ā€“ Los Angeles ā€“ staring out of the terminal window at a double-decker plane. It has Emirates splashed on the side of the cabin in English and Arabic. Today, I will be traveling 16 hours, 5,250 miles to…

Miami South Beach: Pros & Cons

#tbt Take me back to South Beach!! I am a native New York and I just went to southbeach but I went in October šŸ˜ž but enjoyed it.. Loved: Fountain Bleau Hotel I stayed for two nights and it was amazing. The pool and parties were fire! Even in the rain. And it was raining…

Wanna Do Vegas.. but Not Crazy? Check out, Hotel Delano!

Vegas can get very redundant. Pool, smoke-filled casinos etc. One of the best and relaxed stays I have had in Vegas has been when I stayed at the Delano. This hotel does not have a casino but is one hallway connected to Mandalay which is a great getaway. The decor (museum-like), atmosphere, lounge vibe made…