After covering the story several months ago when John Paulson and his company (Paulson & Co.) acquired a majority interest in The St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort, Puerto Rico and the Bahia Beach Resort & Golf Club, it’s interesting to see this additional acquisition become official as of March 10, 2014. With one of the most successful investment management firms today,...

Always enjoyable to work with the entire team at the Montage Hotels and Resorts for MONTAGE Magazine, this feature was especially unique as the Beverly Hills property joined with other local hotels to celebrate 100 years for Beverly Hills. Each hotel created a suite for this promotion (Suite 100) for an era during these 100 years, and Montage Beverly Hills went...

When looking at the perfect way to experience Puerto Rico for Signature Luxury Travel and Lifestyle Magazine, I worked with the amazing properties and Puerto Rico Tourism Bureau to highlight an exciting itinerary from San Juan, east along the coast visiting Bahia Beach, Fajardo and Vieques Island. ...

More than 300 guests, many dressed in clothing from that era, enjoyed an afternoon garden party at Villa Serena with sweeping views of Biscayne Bay, and ragtime music from University of Miami Frost School of Music and choral groups from Coral Gables Senior High School. A highlight of the event was the recreation of a commemorative photo taken on the...

Working with Global Living Magazine, this story was developed to look at some of my favorite ski destinations in the United States. While I have many favorite ski getaways, we focused on Vail, Telluride and Deer Valley, as well as a collection of great places to stay and my favorite items while packing for these ski vacations...

Seen as one of the most unique openings this first part of 2014, the Ace Hotel extends their reach to Los Angeles with this new property opening January 6, 2014. With so much history on this property and the anticipation of finally opening, it’s sure to be well received for those guests looking for a distinctive and tastefully youthful hotel...

For many, enjoying afternoon tea is a regular occurrence while traveling, or simply a great opportunity to join friends and family anytime. However, it’s at the Holidays that many in the U.S. choose to venture out and enjoy afternoon tea to celebrate this joyous time of the year with their loved ones. In this day and age, we all need...

Certainly one of the most prominent names in the world of finance today, it was a pleasure further exploring John Paulson's world at Bahia Beach with him and his team. An interesting look at not only the destination itself, but also the incentives available to Americans now doing business in Puerto Rico for Bespoke Magazine...

When they say that good things come to those who wait, the Chedi Andermatt is a great modern-day example of this being a very true statement. The buzz began about five years ago with this monumental property being developed by GHM, which followed with the paperwork filed and construction beginning more than four years ago. Throughout the process, hints of...