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Now Open! Hôtel de la Marine

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With L’ Arc de Triomphe, Wrapped, Delia von Neuschatz takes us to Paris and demonstrates how the City of Light is preserving and transforming its public monuments... READ MORE
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OUR TRIP TO GUATEMALA – PART 2

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Jeanne Lawrence takes us on a tour of the “Land of Eternal Spring” and the ancient civilizations that once occupied this beautiful country from La Antigua to Lake Izabal... READ MORE
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THE BEST OF GUATEMALA – PART 1

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Jeanne Lawrence takes us on a private tour of “The Best of Guatemala” (Part 1) a land of spectacular and exotic beauty: “a hidden gem” — The Land of Eternal Spring... READ MORE
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Packing for Travel — Covid Edition

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It’s holiday time and packing for travel be it for the beaches or the ski slopes are the subject at hand with those What To Wear girls, Hilary and Karen... READ MORE
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Sea, Sand and Freedom — Our Escape to St. Barths, Part II

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Barbara Hodes escapes New York for the sea, sand, freedom, and shopping (!) of St. Barths, Part II of II..... READ MORE
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Sea, Sand and Freedom — Our Escape to St. Barths, Part I

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Barbara Hodes escapes New York for the sea, sand and freedom of St. Barths, Part I of II... READ MORE
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It’s Great To Be Gilded Again

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Want to get out of New York for a weekend, a week or two? Barbara Hodes rented a house in Lenox, Mass., and took in the sites and the towns and the pleasure of being there mid-summer... READ MORE
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Borromeo Baroque: Lake Maggiore’s Isola Bella & Isola Madre

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With Italy facing one of its most perilous challenges, here is a look back at Primavera on Isola Bella and Isola Madre where timeless architecture and fantastic landscapes personify the enduring Italian spirit, the art of nature, the splendor of the past, and the promise of Spring... READ MORE
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From Dream Deployment to Dystopian Detention

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A wife’s professional assignment in the Middle East accompanied by her husband, who writes how it led to a fascinating tour of an ancient world in modern times... READ MORE
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Three days of spectacular revelry at the Carnevale Gala in Venice

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Mary Hilliard covers (and photographs) Save Venice’s Carnevale Gala, “All the World’s A Stage,” in Venice, Italy. Costume balls, exhibitions, dinners in ancient palazzos and a trip through the cultural treasures of Save Venice’s assistance... READ MORE
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Gathering in the Arabian desert for the Hegra Conference of Nobel Laureates

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Sharon Hoge is back from an incredible sojourn in Saudi Arabia where Nobel Laureates, Saudi nobles, business executives, and scientists assembled in an amazing desert region strategizing how to involve the lessons of heritage into future development... READ MORE
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THE AMERICAN FRIENDS OF VERSAILLES Tour the Marche Region of Italy

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Sharon King Hoge takes us on the American Friends of Versailles tour of the Marche Region of Italy of the heritage of architectural and garden design that contributed to Louis XIV’s grand palace Versailles. An amazing tour of late Roman and early renaissance history along the Adriatic Coast... READ MORE

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