Bocanegra makes its debut in budding LA beer scene

On a warm and bright summer day in June, strolling through the streets of Los Angeles, whether it be by fate or just the right decision, you can always end up walking into something unexpected. It’s one of the many qualities about Los Angeles that keeps me here, the ever-changing landscape being shaped by the wonderful mix of cultures and backgrounds constantly challenging the status … Continue reading Bocanegra makes its debut in budding LA beer scene

Beautiful Winter Beach Escapes in Mexico

This article was first posted in Resident Magazine online, January 2018. Sometimes you want to go on vacation where pampering and relaxing are your only worries. Here are some of our favorite indulgent getaways in Mexico where you won’t want to leave the resort, and you’ll wish you could stay long after your checkout time. Grand Velas in Cabo San Lucas Never did we think … Continue reading Beautiful Winter Beach Escapes in Mexico

The Grand Velas, the pinnacle for all-inclusive luxury

Sometimes you want to go on vacation where pampering and relaxing are your only worries. Mexico is the perfect easy getaway just a couple hour flight from Los Angeles. The Grand Velas in Cabo is a resort we are still talking about, and we wish after three nights, we could have stayed long after our checkout time. Grand Velas in Cabo San Lucas Never did we … Continue reading The Grand Velas, the pinnacle for all-inclusive luxury

Food Network Star Winner Chef Tregaye Fraser Dishes on Chef Week at Villa Del Palmar at The Islands of Loreto, Mexico

Villa del Palmar at The Islands of Loreto is a luxurious resort with something for everyone. The exotic sanctuary features 4,447 acres of stunning ocean and mountain views of the breathtaking Sea of Cortez. The resort – just a two-hour flight from Los Angeles – recently hosted a Chef Week featuring some of the top chefs from around the world. Food Network Star winner Tregaye … Continue reading Food Network Star Winner Chef Tregaye Fraser Dishes on Chef Week at Villa Del Palmar at The Islands of Loreto, Mexico

Tulum’s anti-resorts: 4 boutique hotels to luxuriate

This article was first posted on Resident Magazine. For the last year my social media feed has been clogged with photos of Tulum. I hadn’t known this Mexican Utopia on the Yucatan Peninsula existed until my Instagram feed filled with fashion bloggers posing on hammocks with Boho-chic jewelry and dresses perfectly sweat-free highlighting the tropical luscious scenery more than their clothes. My fascination with exotic … Continue reading Tulum’s anti-resorts: 4 boutique hotels to luxuriate

Escape LA: Loreto, Mexico’s Hidden Oasis

ESCAPE LA: LORETO, MEXICO’S HIDDEN OASIS Posted first on WeSaidGoTravel.com Off the Sea of Cortez lies a very special place, one that is quite hard to find in a world where once such spots of natural beauty are discovered they quickly become tourist meccas with little peace in site. But Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto just south of Loreto, Mexico along with the pristine islands … Continue reading Escape LA: Loreto, Mexico’s Hidden Oasis

Day of the Dead with Singer Lissie

Day of the Day known as Dia De Los Muertos is a huge celebration in LA, taking place on November 1 and 2. Since a large majority of LA is Mexican, this cultural Mexican holiday is a big part of the city of Los Angeles. Even the well known massive Hollywood Forever Cemetery is transformed with joyful celebrations under the stars amongst alters, art, music, … Continue reading Day of the Dead with Singer Lissie