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Falling in Love with Paris, Again

To be honest, I had forgotten just how exquisite Paris is. Over the past year, we received more requests than ever for this city so I felt the need to go back and experience it for myself - it had been nearly six years since my last visit. As it turned out, I fell in love all over again. It started with an incredibly easy entry through customs at CDG, and my Queen of Clubs driver waiting for me in the arrivals hall. He quickly whisked me into my luxury sedan and took me straight to the hotel in about 30 minutes. The team at La Maison Champs Elysee warmly greeted me to their modern hotel and escorted me to my suite. I was lucky enough to stay in the white suite (no red wine allowed!) where ev

Discovering Miami's Dining Scene

When I travel, I love to explore the destination through my stomach as I think it's one of the best ways to get to know a local culture. On my recent trip to Miami, I chose my travel friends wisely, those who like to explore the dining scene as much as I do! We kicked off the week with dinner at Pao, which is in the Faena hotel. Paul Qui, the executive chef is from the Philippines and also a Top Chef and James Beard award winner so we expected a certain level of amazing. The cuisine complimented the electric decor - especially the golden unicorn who keeps a watchful eye on diners. The ten of us opted to share family style so we could sample a wide variety of the menu, versus the reasonabl

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