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Nestled amongst million-dollar “cottages” in the prestigious “Golden Rectangle” area of Carmel-by-the-Sea (California) is La Playa Carmel – a charming historic hotel, renowned for it’s immaculate gardens, sweeping ocean views, and understated elegance. Originally designed in 1905 (as a private mansion), La Playa Carmel has undergone a series of changes throughout the past century. In […]
When life gets busy, it’s often when we feel the need to relax. While I love being productive, I also know the importance of work-life balance. That’s why taking time off to “be” is often what we need to stay inspired. Since the Inspirations & Celebrations’ mantra this month is “to renew and refresh”, here are 5 inspiring […]
While many people stay home for Thanksgiving, if you’d prefer to hit the road and experience Thanksgiving in a relaxing destination somewhere else, then read on. In today’s travel guide, discover 10 cozy places in California to visit for Thanksgiving. From luxurious wine country resorts in Napa Valley to world-renowned golf meccas along the Central […]
Whether you’re in the mood to island-hop or you just need to relax poolside while overlooking the majestic Pacific Ocean, to inspire your next vacation, here are some last-minute luxury Labor Day getaways that will definitely help you celebrate the last few weeks of Summer. From gorgeous California resorts to incredible hotels in tropical destinations […]
From upscale city getaways to luxurious tropical trips, here are last minute President’s Day weekend vacation ideas that will inspire you to hop on a plane or get in the car this weekend. Whether you’re dreaming of balmy weather in an oceanfront resort or imagining yourself sipping on a cocktail at a swanky rooftop bar, […]Continue Reading
Carmel-by-the-Sea, California is one of the most enchanting places to spend the holidays. From the charming twinkling lights and festive holiday decorations to live entertainment, fun leisure activities, and boutique shopping, there’s something magical about celebrating Christmas time in Carmel-by-the-Sea.  Celebrating Christmas in Carmel-by-the-Sea To inspire you to visit our beloved coastal town (or to […]
GourmetFest is an exclusive food and wine festival that is held annually in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, bringing culinary excellence and outstanding wines to the Central Coast. Hosted by David Fink (Founder & CEO of Mirabel Hotel and Restaurant Group) on behalf of Relais & Châteaux, this year’s elegant event represented the 5th anniversary of the festival.  […]
To inspire your next getaway this season, here are 10 enchanting Fall trips that capture the magic of Autumn. From mesmerizing Fall foliage excursions in the Northeastern mountains to relaxing coastal getaways in charming California towns, discover why traveling during Fall has its advantages (aside from good weather). Relish in Outdoor Excursions in Northern California […]
It all started on a sunny afternoon in Carmel-by-the-Sea on the Central Coast of Northern California. One glorious day, I was so inspired by the beauty of the flowers blooming around town, that I decided to spend time discovering majestic gardens. My little afternoon adventure led me into the picturesque gardens at La Playa Carmel – a quintessential […]