There is a growing buzz around Washington, D.C. about a new kind of hotel coming to the District. With two properties in France that have made big impressions in their neighborhoods, MOB Hotels has some exciting openings in the near future in Europe and the United States, including Washington, D.C. This is the latest hospitality project of philosopher-turned-entrepreneur Cyril Aouizerate....

With the recent opening of the Al Bait Sharjah, this port town on the Arabian Gulf has stepped up its game on the hospitality front. The 53-key resort has forged a new anchor for the Heart of Sharjah, a redevelopment project that seeks to preserve a great swath of the city as it was in the 1950s. Understanding the importance...

Vacations are a time to relax, unwind and enjoy the spoils of our hard work. Where spa treatments and tee times are on the agenda, not conference calls and meetings. Where “I’ll have another” refers to cocktails not coffee, and suit and ties are bypassed for Bermuda shorts and boat shoes. As often the case, these vacations have a lasting impression,...

Perhaps I’m just old school, but I always look forward to stopping by the airport book store to pick up one of the latest best sellers to read on my journey. So I naturally love this newest luxury hotel amenity by Bedside Reading®, which places a wide variety of complimentary books (physical, ebooks and audiobooks) by the bedside in a...

BMW has not yet released the prices that go along with the new 7 Series in 2020, but from everything we see and hear, this luxury sedan will be an elegant combination of technology and luxury. Gracefully sporting proportions and alluring bodywork mark the exterior design of the new BMW 7 Series. The latest edition of the 7 Series features...

I always enjoy the opportunity to work on projects that are uniquely matched with my talents and interests, so when I was approached to copyedit a new real estate investing book, I jumped at the opportunity. When copyediting nearly 100,000 words, it consumes several weeks of your life, so it's fantastic to see the book now released, and receiving great...

I was fortunate to learn about the Bedside Reading program earlier this year while researching and developing a story about their unique program that places great books in hotel suites throughout North America. I felt honored when they asked me to MC their event at Morrison House Old Town Alexandria, Autograph Collection, which proved to be such a rewarding evening...

Knowing Ms. Arsht's zest for life and passion for the arts, I was thrilled to develop this story with her and her team for Bespoke Magazine Bal Harbour. Always surrounding herself with a great public relations firm, a talented stylist and a positive group of friends and colleagues, we were able to include a dynamic mix of fashion, dining, history...

A staple in the classic American wardrobe, the modern-day yachting timepiece only continues to improve in terms of both style and functionality. This impressive collection of watches are ideal for both competitive racing, or simply a day on the yacht -- per Bespoke Magazine. ...

Jonathan Adler is not only a beloved television personality, but is also a potter, designer and author. He is constantly creating new creative designs and colorful aesthetic to spread the message that homes should make people happy. It was a pleasure working with Adler and his team to pull this story together for MONTAGE Magazine, which is available in the...

Always a fan of the food scenes throughout Europe, and certainly enjoying the excitement surrounding this delicious trend in Spain, I was excited to write this feature for the premier issue of Luxury Link's digital magazine. Featuring Madrid, Barcelona and Basque Country, this story brings to light the amazing number of Michelin Star chefs throughout these areas...

We have asked Damon Banks, media consultant, freelance writer and editor of the LuxeGateways Magazine, to share his thoughts with us about his love for hotels, and Amberlair, of course. And before you ask, a #BohoLover is a Boutique Hotel lover… just like us! How do you choose a hotel when you travel? I’m a big fan of personal recommendations from industry friends. A big...