A while back, I ended up in Barcelona on the same weekend as the Festival La Merce. Before that trip, I’d never even heard of this September event. My husband was traveling on business and I decided to tag along… One day while Mr. H was out making deals, I took a taxi to Plaza Catalunya,… Read More
It’s Wednesday, so it’s time for our Stylish Vacation Rental of the Week! Today, we’re heading to a luxury beach house retreat in Venice, California. If you’re planning a trip to sunny SoCal, consider this beach house rental for your holiday home stay. It’s bright, sophisticated and perfectly located near the famous sand and surf, as… Read More
September is the perfect time of year to visit Seattle. The summer crowds have faded away. The weather is still mild and – at least for this area – somewhat dry. Hotels start offering their off-season prices around this time, too. So what is there to do in Seattle in September? So, so much.
Immersed in the peaceful Italian countryside, Cascina Serenella is a stylish vacation rental consisting of a traditional farmhouse, fully restored and surrounded by private gardens. You’ll find an orangery, an orchard and a vegetable garden as well as a unique sense of style. This charming home stay can accommodate up to 12 people at once,… Read More
Have you ever considered a house boat as a vacation rental? You may now after you see this unique holiday home! The Red Grouper is a one bedroom, one bath floating house located at Stock Island Marina Village. With direct access to the Atlantic Ocean, its the perfect way to experience Key West by water…. Read More
I haven’t posted a hotel review for a while. But recently I booked a room through Jetsetter.com at the Belmond Charleston Place. The whole experience inspired a new Hotel Love feature. You can read about the entire trip here – but for now, let me tell you about the hotel… We arrived to one of my… Read More
Mr. H recently had business near Charleston, South Carolina and I went along because – well, you know – any excuse for a road trip! The business part of the trip ended on a Thursday, so we decided to take a long weekend exploring Charleston and the surrounding areas. Even on a road trip I love a… Read More
This week’s stylish vacation rental is Pixie Nook, a charming, 300-year-old luxury cottage located in Cornwall, England. Designed with indulgence in mind, you can enjoy breathtaking sunsets from the hot tub and wake to the sound of bird song at this romantic self-catering holiday cottage squirreled away on Bodmin Moor. Jewel hues, upcycled vintage finds and bold Designers Guild… Read More
Sunny Southern California is always nice. But this October things are really popping. If you’re thinking about traveling and are wondering where you should go next, here are three reason to be in Los Angeles in October of 2015. 1. Dracula at the Ace Hotel This Halloween, Hollywood’s most alluring bloodsucker gets a new soundtrack…. Read More
This fully-equipped, self-catering vacation rental is in Porto, Portugal and features flexible living spaces and modern design. The floor plan in this holiday apartment is unique, and there are four others nearby that feature a similar style. So if you’re traveling with a larger group, consider renting more than one.
It is Wednesday, which means it is time for yet another Stylish Rental of the Week! Today I’m featuring a boutique boat house rental located near Oakham in Rutland, United Kingdom. The Dragonwood Boat House was designed solely with romance in mind and saw local craftsmen come together with Harlequin interior designers to create a traditional Victorian bolthole… Read More
So, it’s Wednesday, which means it is time for another stylish “Vacation Rental of the Week” day. Every Wednesday, I’ll show you a beautiful apartment, condo, villa (or something even more unique) that is available for rent in some interesting part of the world. This week’s stylish holiday rental is an amazing duplex in the… Read More