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    • The Weekender: Helsinki and Levi, Finland

      The Weekender: Helsinki and Levi, Finland

      An aesthetically pleasing combination of city life and the great outdoors in the heart of Scandinavia

      Each and every season in Finland is nothing short of a dreamscape, whether you’re leaf-peeping in the heart of Helsinki or conquering the snow in the quiet wilderness of the Finnish Lapland. In fact, seeing the best of both worlds within one trip is the way to go, especially for ... More

    • The Weekender: Porto

      The Weekender: Porto

      What to drink, see, eat and do in the fortified wine capital of the world

      Porto, Portugal is a place built for the bon vivant—rich in vinous history, this is a destination for wine lovers and Europhiles alike with its winding cobblestone streets, deep roots in international trade, and a spectrum of winemaking styles reaching far beyond what we know Port to be. While ... More

    • Post Malone On Why We Should Drink His Rosé All Year

      Post Malone On Why We Should Drink His Rosé All Year

      Maison No. 9 is a Provençal-style wine that Posty suggests sipping on...whenever

      I’m always eager to taste a new celebrity wine, even if just out of sheer curiosity. Naturally, when Post Malone launched his rosé over the summer, I didn’t hesitate to ready my ice bucket and outdoor-friendly glasses–and even though summer’s faded away by now, my stock of More

    • Room Request! GrayBarns on the Silvermine River

      Room Request! GrayBarns on the Silvermine River

      Embark on a gastronomic getaway in idyllic Norwalk, Connecticut

      Rich history and modern luxury reside in perfect harmony at GrayBarns on the Silvermine River, a sprawling, quiet hideaway perched on a pond side bluff in Norwalk, Connecticut. What was once a 17th century stagecoach stop-turned-speakeasy is now an impeccably-appointed collection of suites, apartments, gastronomic experiences, ... More

    • Room Request! The Starlite Motel

      Room Request! The Starlite Motel

      Step inside a pastel-hued, homegrown upstate New York hideaway surrounded by nature and free of distractions

      A retro motel sign, tucked into a roadside pocket of trees and grasses, comes up around a bend in a peaceful  Upstate New York hamlet. You’ll likely miss the turn, but the extra stretch is more a scenic route than an inconvenience. Once you’ve pulled into the parking lot, you ... More

    • Room Request! Portrait Firenze

      Room Request! Portrait Firenze

      Go inside one of Florence’s most luxurious riverside hotels, owned by the Ferragamo family

      There are few views as iconic as Florence’s Arno, breathtaking at any angle, day or night. It’s the centerpiece to the city–a defining element in tangible form that is as iconic as the legacies of the historical figures who’ve shaped this city over time. I spent a year in Florence, ... More

    • Inside Gray Malin’s New Wine Project, Getaway Rosé

      Inside Gray Malin’s New Wine Project, Getaway Rosé

      Gray Malin and Nocking Point Wines will take you on a visual and gustatory journey, even if you’re stuck at home

      Escapism is inherent when it comes to consuming visual art. Similarly, our senses have reflexive reactions to specific flavor profiles. A candy-like taste might evoke childhood memories while certain spices can be reminiscent of a distinct place and time. These aromas help foreshadow what our palate is about to experience. ... More

    • Tyson Beckford Has Been Busy

      Tyson Beckford Has Been Busy

      Beckford talks about his new fragrance, rosé collaboration, and staying safe during the COVID-19 era

      Sheltering in place has its challenges, whether professional, social, or personal. But Tyson Beckford isn’t one to fall prey to limitations of any sort–since the pandemic began, he’s not only launched Orion Skye, a brand new fragrance for men, but has also announced a wine and spirits project, all while ... More

    • The Weekender: Palmetto Bluff

      The Weekender: Palmetto Bluff

      A veritable escape in the heart of South Carolina’s Lowcountry

      Each year, hundreds of food-obsessed travelers flock to Palmetto Bluff–a 20,000 acre stretch of South Carolina Lowcountry nestled between Savannah and Hilton Head Island–to celebrate the South’s most treasured culinary gems set to a weekend-long live soundtrack. Music to Your Mouth has just wrapped its ... More

    • Room Request! JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort & Spa

      Room Request! JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort & Spa

      Paradise is where you make it––in this case, it is 17 miles north of Miami

      Set in Aventura, JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort & Spa is far enough away from the buzz of the city to feel like a proper escape, yet close enough for those who wish to keep a finger on the pulse of the action. Covering 300 acres ... More