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Manhattan’s 10 Best Sushi Restaurants

April 14, 2013

NEW YORK, USA – In Manhattan, sushi isn’t just a type of cuisine, it’s practically a food group. The Japanese raw-fish fix has become a staple for everyone from hedge fund managers to prep-school kids, all whom support a crowded field of sushi eateries…For more, read our piece on SheKnows.com… (more)
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Jayne Gorman on Travel, New York City, Blogging, and More

April 13, 2013

Jayne Gorman is considered to be one of the UK’s most influential travel and tourism bloggers, having won a number of prestigious awards including 2011 Blogger of the Year from the British Travel Press Awards, Best Female Blogger of the Year at the 2013 Skyscanner  Travel Bloscars, August 2012 EasyJet… (more)
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Friday Finds: Eating Around London Town

April 12, 2013

We’ve collected food news and features from around the Web this week to highlight some of our favorite local gems in the London restaurant scene. Amber Atherton’s London blog recommends boiled eggs, sour dough toast, English breakfast tea and blood orange juice for breakfast at Daylesford Organic. “Quiet, well… (more)
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The Hunt: A few of Our Favorite Mountains

April 11, 2013

Global – Every week, The Purple Passport team goes out in search of a designated item in whatever city our team members happen to be. This week, Team Purple shares their favorite mountains: Vail, Colorado USA The Skinny: My all time favorite mountain is Vail, Colorado. While my love affair… (more)
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Witnessing the wild at the Bronx Zoo in New York City

April 10, 2013

NEW YORK CITY, USA – The city of New York is full of rare “creatures” in exotic “habitats,” whether it’s the hipsters in Williamsburg, the socialites on Madison Avenue, or the bohemians in the East Village. It’s not surprising that in a metropolis this diverse, discrete subcultures have staked out… (more)
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Tempting Tuesday: Old Hollywood Escape at Beverly Hills Hotel

April 9, 2013

LOS ANGELES, USA–Sometimes we’re satisfied spotting golden-era luxury from the latest season of Mad Men, and sometimes we want a piece of that extravagance for ourselves. The Beverly Hills Hotel and Bungalows captures the 1950s golden-age of Hollywood with its pink and mint stripe décor alongside fabulous amenities like marble… (more)
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History in the baking at A Slice of Brooklyn Pizza Tour

April 8, 2013

NEW YORK CITY, USA – In the borough of Brooklyn, a freshly baked pizza isn’t only a cheap-’n'-tasty meal−it’s also a canvas of history. The famous combination of thin crust, rich tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella, and toppings was brought by the waves of Italian immigrants who settled in New York,… (more)
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A Stylish Guide to Manhattan’s Greenwich Village and Union Square

April 7, 2013

NEW YORK CITY, USA -Greenwich Village and Union Square, two adjacent New York neighborhoods in Manhattan, share the distinction of having colorful political pasts and lively cultural presents. A visit to both is sure to leave you intellectually enriched, playfully pampered, and especially well fed. The birthplace of the Beat movement… (more)
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A sacred oasis at St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City

April 6, 2013

NEW YORK CITY, USA – Given that New York is one of the world’s most formidable fashion and media capitals, it’s not surprising that tourists and locals alike worship at the twin altars of shopping and entertainment. Yet amid this consumer-driven culture, there are reminders that New Yorkers (and visitors… (more)
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Friday Finds: Hotel Wining, Dining, and Poolside Fun in LA

April 5, 2013

We’re dreaming of a California vacation. Here’s a roundup of coverage on our favorite Los Angeles area hotels this week. Tablet features Bar Marmont at Chateau Marmont, Cactus Lounge at The Standard Hollywood, Tower Bar at Sunset Tower Hotel, Skybar at the Mondrian Los Angeles, RH Bar at the… (more)