Category Archives: HOTEL

just the best

i will agree that just the absolute best is having health and love.  i tend to not want to accept any absolutes, but health and love are absolutes.  and other than these ‘absolute’ best, i find that there is ‘just’ … Continue reading

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HOSTELLERIE DE L’ABBAYE DE LA CELLE

it’s a hot, hot summer.  in europe, there was no ‘real’ spring this year.  winter just seemed to have melted into summer.  landing in nice, france, the heat was felt instantly.  to calm the ‘chaleur’, brignoles, in  provence-alpes-cote d’azur, a region in … Continue reading

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FOUR SEASONS HOTEL FIRENZE

the Four Seasons Hotel Firenze was opened in june 2008, in florence, italy, in a converted renaissance palace that sits in an 11 acres private park.  this property, a short 10 minute walk from the center of florence, is an encapsulation of florentine highlights. since … Continue reading

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L’ATELIER DE JOEL ROBUCHON

the very first time that i experienced L’Atelier de Joel Robuchon, on rue de montalembert, was in 2003.  Joël Robuchon, had just opened this venue in paris, and it was a very innovative dining concept.  it combined french, japanese, mediterranean and spanish cuisine … Continue reading

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no reservation

figuring that in new york city, after 10pm sunday, a table would be available at rosemary’s, we set off to this new restaurant in the west village without a reservation, and simply because rosemary’s does not take reservations.  we were … Continue reading

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ROME & FORTE DEI MARMI, ITALY

Summer 2012 The Hotel De Russie in rome, italy, is a feast for all the senses.  as rome can be chaotic, you will find this tranquil address to ‘dress’ you with peace and quiet.  it is a luvFAB refuge!  every comfort has been thought … Continue reading

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