The Pearl Brewery complex has undergone revitalization for years, and the majestic Hotel Emma is finally open for business. Named in honor of Emma Koehler, the woman who ran the brewery after her husband (and Pearl president) died in 1914, I can't imagine a more fitting namesake.
As ambitious and highly-motivated people, we sometimes get wrapped up in work commitments and responsibilities, leaving little time to nurture our bodies and souls. Three months into my MBA program, I was utterly overwhelmed and stressed.
Whenever I'm in New Orleans, I like to try a new Chef John Besh restaurant. The infatuation began with Lüke when I stayed across the street while attending the WEN Conference, then continued with August during a trip this past summer, and I was no less impressed.
Santa Fe, New Mexico is a charming town full of art, culture, shopping, and countless restaurants. Here I provide basic recommendations, but it is really a place that must be discovered on your own. Take a few days to leisurely stroll the streets and take in all this town has to offer.
I spent the second part of my LA summer escape at the Beverly Hills Hotel. Just off Sunset Boulevard, amid the estates of Beverly Hills, the 'Pink Palace' stands majestically among 12 acres of lush gardens.
New Orleans is well known for its decadent cuisine, beautiful restaurants, and lingering meals. I dined at Restaurant August during a recent weekend getaway, and it was, by far, one of my most memorable restaurant experiences to date.
The weekend I fell in love with New Orleans. The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans is the grande dame of Canal Street, just one block from the French Quarter. I was due for a weekend getaway, and I knew this property would offer the perfect mix of relaxation and fun.