- Santa Barbara,
- Los Angeles,
- Luxury Travel,
- Food & Wine
I love exploring my backyard in Southern California and beyond.
My travel style
From having grown up doing road trips in landlocked areas to now going to the shores, you can usually find me at the seaside.
Rosewood Miramar Beach
A Santa Barbara icon turned foodie heaven on one of the dreamiest stretches of the American Riviera.
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Complimentary Full Breakfast daily for two per bedroom
$100 USD equivalent Hotel credit to be utilized during stay
The Cliff Hotel Jamaica
Luxe property with breezy suites with views of the Caribbean Sea.
$100 hotel / resort credit.
Upgrade & extended check-in/out whenever possible.
The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara
A tranquil coastal hotel with direct access to two beaches.
Recently returned from:
Wandering around Jackson Hole, WY.
Island hopping around Mykonos, Greece.
Exploring Sitia, Crete.
Enjoying Park City, UT.
Bolivian Salt Flats to take epic pictures.
The Blue Lagoon in Iceland, the world's best hot tub.
Tulum, Mexico to jump in a cenote.
Finland for Christmas with real reindeer.
One thing I can't travel without...
Two truths, one lie:
I once left my food in a cab at 2am and paid more than the food was worth to get the cabbie to drive it back to me because everything else was closed.
A pilot once delayed our flight to look for his phone he lost in the crew mess.
I took a private flight in Greece.
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