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♦ San Ysidro Ranch: 5 Stars in My Backyard! ♦

♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ When I was approached by Forbes Travel Guide to visit and write a review of the San Ysidro Ranch in Montecito, I didn’t hesitate! Even though I only live a few miles away, I … Continue reading

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When 5-Stars Just Aren’t Enough in Venice!

Over the Moon at Baglioni Hotel Luna The opportunity to be the guest of a 5-star luxury property is a rare and real treat for me. So, needless to say, when when the opportunity to stay at the Baglioni Hotel … Continue reading

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Spoiled at La Sponda in Positano!

La Dolce Vita on the Amalfi! ** Superior! Superb! Superlative! 5-Star! ** La Sponda is located in the acclaimed Le Sirenuse Hotel in the heart of the village of Positano on the famed Amalfi coast. Perched above the spectacular bay … Continue reading

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My 5-Star Day in Rome…

  You may remember that a few weeks ago I sent out a post gushing about my 5-Star Day in Rome? Of course, for me, all of Italy is a 5-Star experience but actually staying at a 5-Star hotel (the … Continue reading

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La Dolce Vita Spends a Great and Beautiful Day in Rome

Enjoying “The Great Beauty” in Style and Luxury with the Regina Baglioni Hotel A week ago I was standing on the terrace of a luxury penthouse suite on the Via Veneto in Rome…sipping prosecco and reveling in a breathtaking panoramic … Continue reading

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