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Berry Trifle Recipe

Just because we’re celebrating in smaller numbers this year doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate in big, extravagant fashion when it comes to the food we’re serving. Our Berry Trifle with Vanilla Cream is a showstopper, both in its dramatic colorful presentation and its deliciousness. It’s the type of dessert that you can leave out while playing board games next to the fire and there won’t be leftovers. It’s sorta healthy. Sorta. We first heard of a trifle on an episode…
Celebrity Travel

The Maldives – Vacation Like Gwyneth

Where do you go on a honeymoon with your new husband, your former husband, your kids and your new stepkids? If you’re Gwyneth, that would be to an atoll in the middle of the Indian Ocean in your own over-the-water villa, waterslide included. Clearly a vacation for the modern family. Welcome to Soneva Jani, which is #goals you did not know you had. Set up as all over-the-water villas, this may just be the most fun, luxury place you’ll stay.  Boardwalks…
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Destinations, Celebrity Travel

The Brando – Where the Top Celebrities Vacation

If it’s good enough for Oprah. And Obama.  And Leo. You get the idea. Located in one of the most remote areas of the world, this slice of island paradise sits in French Polynesia.  We’ll give you another hint; it’s named after an old-school, iconic actor, who owned the isle.  Welcome to The Brando. It’s where the top celebrities vacation. Far before famed actor Marlon Brando fell in love with the isle as his private sanctuary, it was a favorite of the Tahitian…
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Hotel Reviews

Six Senses Uluwatu

Good for:  Families, solo travelers, singles, groups of friends, celebrations, even for honeymoons. There’s something for everyone. When to go:  Bali is a tropical destination, which means that all seasons are great for diving, hiking, watersports, and fishing. From April to September the weather is dry and sunny. The rainy season starts from October to March – which doesn’t mean you shouldn’t go then. Just be warned. Stay for: 4-5 days, because you really want to entrench in exploring the…
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The Deal

New Zealand: The Robertson Lodges Deal

Although beauty is supposedly a subjective notion (in the eye of the beholder, some might say), when it comes to the land of the Kiwis, beauty is objective. It’s on everyone’s unanimous bucket list. The cliffs, the rolling hills, the mountains, the backdrop for The Shire, the Land of The Long White Cloud – it really doesn’t matter what you call it, or which part of New Zealand you’re looking at. It’s all simply majestic. The Farm at Cape Kidnappers…
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The Honeymoon Menu

As the saying goes, the way to the heart is through the stomach. And that’s why Laucala Island makes our short list for honeymoon getaways. The cuisine on this private Fiji island resort matches (and often surpasses) the surrounding South Pacific scenery. Executive chef Anthony Healy and his team have created a Galavante honeymoon spread that’s rooted in local ingredients, from a delicate coconut and papaya souffle to crayfish scented with melon to seared coral trout. If a meal like…
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