Hotel Croydon: 4 Reasons to Put this Miami Beach Hot Spot on Your Radar

By Norah Bradford AAs high-rise luxury hotel construction continues to boom on Miami Beach, there’s another option for travelers seeking personal attention, luxurious amenities, and a charming experience. Hotel Croydon, a stylish 108-room boutique hotel, has managed to become quite the hot spot within its first year; here’s why: Location, location, location! The Hotel Croydon…

Home Is Where The Ranch Is

By Norah Bradford There are a few vacation destinations that transcend the mentality of the star-rating system. These places have managed to define their own ethos which—while in some ways unconventional—have guests cherishing the experience, and seeking to enjoy the same feelings again and again. The Home Ranch is definitely one such place. Ann and…

From Pop to Pearls: Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin

By Joe Alexander Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin 2015 has been a significant year for Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin, the entrepreneur who has been dubbed the “rebel heiress.” With pop songs soaring through the charts and a burgeoning business enterprise, Consuelo has expanded her empire with a capsule collection of pearl jewelry for HSN. A direct descendant of…

The Art of the Perfect Facial

By Elizabeth Darwen Using techniques from around the world, Liliya Chernova of The Perfect Facial specializes in deep-pore cleansing facials, anti-aging facials, and facial treatments designed to accentuate the work of plastic surgeons. Clients of all ages, including many top celebrities, come to her from all over the world to take advantage of her 20…

Big Apple Buzz (October 2015)

 By Flo Anthony Liza Minnelli has sold her legendary glam pad at the luxurious and fully-staffed Imperial House apartment complex on East 69th Street for $8,372,591. The Oscar/Golden Globe/Emmy/Tony/Grammy and Drama Desk Award-winner still plans to spend a lot of time in the Big Apple, but plans to move to the West Coast with family…