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HOW B HOTELS CEO, AYELET WEINSTEIN, DRIVES HER BUSINESS.

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We had the great pleasure of meeting Ayelet Weinstein, the founder and CEO of B Hotels & Resorts during the American Lodging Investment Summit who defines and establishes the next generation of lifestyle hotels, inviting guests to revel in self-expression hospitality, and have a unique experience. As their core values highlight their DNA, each hotel defi[...]

DESTINATION LUXURY TASTEMAKER: JARED HARRIS, ACTOR.

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Written by Susan Michals. (Actor Jared Harris and wife Allegra Riggio at the premiere of The Crown) King George. Lane Pryce. Professor Moriarty. Andy Warhol. Actor Jared Harris is the eternal acting renaissance man. slipping from character to character as if by whim (at least to us viewers). But every move and machination is a calculated one, and somet[...]

JOHN COHLAN: MARGARITAVILLE CEO INTERVIEW.

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Amazed by the success and publicity Margaritaville has generated, we had the great opportunity to interview their executive team during the American Lodging Investment Summit in Los Angeles. John Cohlan, CEO of Margaritaville, offered up insight on what the Margaritaville brand stands for, the destination locales and what the word luxury means to him. Cohlan[...]

DMITRY RICHIE: FOUNDER OF IFLYFIRSTCLASS.

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Dmitry Richie’s life looks more like most people’s vacation dreams. The philanthropist has traveled the world in style. In the past years, Dmitry has visited numerous countries and has flown first-class on every major airline carrier in the world. If somebody knows how the wealthy travel, vacation and dine, it’s Mr. Richie. The world-traveler shares w[...]

INTERVIEW WITH HARD ROCK HOTEL'S CHIEF DEVELOPMENT OFFICER, MARCO ROCA.

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Marco Roca, the EVP Development & CDO of Hard Rock Hotel, has been accelerating the company's growth for the past 30 years. Roca's past experiences include being the Global Senior Managing Director for Realogy, the Senior Vice President of Development for Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, Vice President of Development at the Americas and Caribbean for Starwo[...]

HOME AWAY FROM HOME AT BERNIC HOTEL IN NEW YORK CITY.

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Article courtesy of DLX Guest Contributor Gemma Stafford from Bigger Bolder Baking. New York City is one of my favorite places to visit for work and play, but it wasn’t until I stayed at the Bernic Hotel that I found my home away from home. From our first interaction with the staff, I knew the Bernic Hotel was bound to be a special place. We arrived [...]

PETER PORTE IS THE MAN OF STYLE.

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American heartthrob and rising star, Peter Porte is best known for his role on the hit show "Baby Daddy." He has appeared in numerous film, TV and stage productions, perhaps he is best known for his roles as Ricky Williams on the Young and the Restless.  Born to European parents in Greenwood Lake, New York Peter attended University in Manhattan, London, Pa[...]

HENNESSY MASTER BLENDER’S SELECTION N°1.

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Having curated several events with Hennessy, we were excited to learn about their newest concoction. Hennessy’s secret project has come to life with help from Master Blender Yann Fillioux. “Master Blender’s Selection N°1”, is the latest blend that was meant to be produced in a single, limited batch. In French, a project like this is called a “Coup de Coeur” [...]

10 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT THE 2016 LINCOLN NAVIGATOR.

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Having recently driven the Lincoln MKZ, the Lincoln team approached Destination Luxury to take their 2016 Navigator for a spin for our Napa Valley trip. It’s spacious interior leather seats and third-row seating make it a great option for a caravan on a long haul. The car comes chock full of state of the art features and design elements. With a large towing [...]

10 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT THE MCLAREN 570S.

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  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vrVVo6vpOXs&feature=youtu.be Known for their Formula 1 race cars and supercars, McLaren is one of those brands that comes immediately to mind for speed and beauty. In recent news, McLaren has officially entered the sports car market with their new automobile, the McLaren 570s. Having recently driven the McLaren 57[...]

BLINK AND YOU'LL MISS IT: THE MCLAREN 570S COUPE.

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vrVVo6vpOXs&feature=youtu.be   Recently, Destination Luxury had the pleasure of getting behind the wheel of the McLaren 570s. The car definitely has a showstopping appeal; everywhere we drove, bystanders would do a double take (or three).  This seemed to be the running theme during our automotive adventure. People w[...]