Kykuit – The Rockefeller Estate

If you are visiting New York or surrounds, consider shaking things up a bit and take a day trip to discover the Kykuit Estate. Home to four generations of the Rockefeller family, Kykuit is a 40 room mansion located near Tarry Town, overlooking the Hudson River with the Palisades in the distance, just 40 minutes...
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Noosa – Loving it because

Whatever you are seeking in a great holiday, look and you will find it here.   Nestled on the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, it offers a brilliant climate, upscale luxury and a laid-back vibe. Dump the car and start with the Noosa National Park that occupies the headland.  A spectacular walk along the rocky coastline, dotted with secluded...
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You can see forever …

If you’ve ever wanted to be on top of the world and you just happen to be in Manhattan, visit the One World Trade Centre Observatory,  in the new World Trade Center complex, Lower Manhattan is what you must do. ‘Here’s lookin’ at you kid’ – The symbolic Empire States Building gazes over Lower Manhattan to the One World...
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Georgetown – authentic charm

Georgetown, Washington DC, is a little known destination that guarantees it’s special.   Founded in 1751 and developed as a National Historic District in 1951, its unique architecture and sophistication makes it the ideal spot to put down and explore the wealth of world-class museums, art galleries, monuments and significant sites that Washington DC has to offer....
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Le Pliage Tote Bag – to have and to hold

French accessories house, Longchamp, understands versatility when it comes to designing a bag that covers all bases and the Le Pliage tote is the one to grab and go.   The secret to its success is the inventive styling. The bag folds down flat into the size of a notebook.   This clever trick opens up all...
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