Maybe ‘whimsy’ and Pittsburg don’t seem like a natural pairing, but in this revitalized, booming city, Hotel Monaco brings more than a dash of flair and the good vibes that Kimpton is known for. Continue reading “Kimpton’s Monaco: Hotel Whimsy in Pittsburgh”
The mission: To see renowned sculptor Richard Serra’s striking installation Afangar (“Standing Stones”) on Viðey Island, a national preserve across the harbor from Reykjavík. With that brief, I savored a taste of Iceland on a layover to New York from London. In searching for Richard Serra in Iceland, I discovered Reykjavik Continue reading “Iceland: Searching for Richard Serra, Discovering Reykjavik”
Isaac Mizrahi An Unruly History at The Jewish Museum, NYC, through August 7, 2016
After visiting the Isaac show, I am reminded of how much a dash of color makes me happy.
We’ve just come out of the “Black Sea” of a New York winter. Although white has always been my choice for summer….. under Isaac’s influence I’m ready to experiment.
Welcome to Three Score & More…. our mission is to inspire travel, style, and discovery among curious and sophisticated women 60+. Let’s never stop learning or lose that sense of adventure!
As part of the ‘three score and more’ demographic, I’m no stranger to life’s reset button. After careers in advertising, communication, and a very rewarding stint in adventure travel, I am following my heart and aim to inspire others to do the same. Continue reading “Hi, It’s Jane….”
Packing shoes is always a challenge. My goal is comfort without sacrificing style. If it’s too practical, forget it!! Enter twinkle toes…comfy, fun, but practical solutions that will also make you smile.
Metallic goes with everything; gold, silver, bronze…it’s up to you. Continue reading “Twinkle Toes – Shoes to Make You Smile”
You savvy travelers no doubt know about the Swedish Tourist Association‘s campaign to link the world to Sweden – one Swede at a time – by calling a national phone number (+46 771-793-336; international charges apply). What better way to celebrate Sweden’s 250th anniversary of the abolition of censorship than to encourage the entire population to chat with strangers about, well, anything.
I wanted to learn about Skane, in Sweden’s southeast and high on my travel list. So, I called. Continue reading “How to Call a Random Swede in Sweden”
These ten apps enrich any trip either by avoiding/mitigating hassles or simply setting the stage for serendipitous memories. A few of the apps are indispensable in everyday life, too.
Note: Trip planning or itinerary-based apps (e.g. TripAdvisor, packing guides, Trip-It, etc.) are not included here. All below are free unless noted and all but one are available for both Android and iPhone. Continue reading “My Top 10 Travel Apps”
Few neighborhoods in America host a collection of shops catering to exquisite/expensive layette and baby/toddler clothing and gifts. New York’s Upper East Side is one of them. Paris or Milan hold no advantage for selecting the “right” (and expensive) newborn gift. The UES has a mile stretch of children’s boutiques for doting grown-ups to swathe the young’uns in Euro – or Euro-inspired – splendor. Continue reading “5 Shops for Baby Love on the Upper East Side”
The best thing about San Francisco is San Francisco
–Frank Lloyd Wright