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and (right) opera
I want to be at hotels where the answer
is "Yes, of course!" I have a strong preference for historic hotels, such as the Four
Seasons in Budapest and Lisbon's Olissippo Lapa Palace.
She transforms touring into adventures
and adventures into memories that last a
lifetime. And if there's ever a change or a
problem, we know we can call anytime and
be cared for in the most hospitable way.
I don't travel anywhere without my Simplehuman makeup mirror. It's foldable and
unbreakable, and has a little light that's even
better than the best hotels'.
I want a concierge who gets you what you
need, and there's no staff better than at The
St. Regis Mexico City. Even when we're staying somewhere else, their concierges will get
us tickets or reservations if we need them.
That's service above and beyond.
Big trips, small trips, guides, transportation, dinners: Nancy does it all. We've
worked with her agency for 15 years - it's
impossible to imagine traveling without her.
Being Jewish, we have a ritual of visiting
synagogues. We did an in-depth trip with
Abercrombie & Kent to Italy, Switzerland,
and Austria with emphasis on Jewish history. In Split, Croatia, our guide invited us
to meet her father, who was in charge of
We're heading to Morocco and Spain with
Heritage Tours for a Jewish-history-focused
trip. On our final night, we'll experience the
opera Carmen at Madrid's Teatro Real. The
trip wouldn't be a trip otherwise.
Three pairs of shoes (running, walking,
evening). Three pairs of jeans (blue, black,
white). Three jackets (casual, dressy, weatherproof). Some silk shirts. A few wrinkle-proof
dresses. One purse for day, one for night.
That's basically all I need for ten days.
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