The Two Sides of Maui

Escapes: Maui The Two Sides of Maui By:Hilary Latos  In Hawaiian mythology, the elepaio, aka the Hawaiian Flycatcher, was thought to be the incarnation of Lea, the legendary goddess of canoe makers. Through the bird’s flight patterns she guided the canoe makers through the Koa forests to select the right trees to transform into canoes.…

Ama Waterways

By: Hillary Latos AmaWaterways’ luxury ships are among the newest of the European river cruisers operating today. The ships have staterooms equipped with flat-screen TVs and Internet, balconies on the top two decks, whirlpool, and free bicycles on board for exploration once ashore, giving passengers the freedom to explore towns and villages on their own.…

Sky High Luxury

Feel like your above it all at One57, Christian de Portzamparc’s iconic luxury tower. This prized A line boasts truly stunning views that perfectly frame Central Park with interiors by Thomas Juul-Hansen. One enters the sprawling 4,483 s/f 3-bed, 4.5 bath home through a gracious foyer into the 1,300 s/f living-dining room boasting 100 feet of windows, with…

wellness valley

Welcome to Italy’s Wellness Valley

By Kristen Oliveri. When Americans think of Italy, they quite possibly think of one thing: food. But those mindful Italians behind the Wellness Valley are changing the way tourists can visit and play in their beautiful country and that doesn’t center around pasta, cheese or vino.   Nerio Alesssandri, the founder and president of Technogym…