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    The most beautiful hotel in Lisbon: Pestana Palace Hotel & National Monument
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    Paradise on Earth: Maleny Botanic Gardens at the Sunshine Coast
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    Spotted: 10 New York City Tours You’ve Never Taken
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    Spotted: Secrets of Central Park
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Travel Highlights

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Weekend Getaway: Celebrity Couch in Riga

A few years ago I read an inspiring article in the New York Times on Riga, the capital and largest city of Latvia, where author Jon Fasman wrote about … [Read More...]

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Lifestyle Stories

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I was wondering wether I should share this rather personal story with you or not, and now decided to simply do it.  Since I promised to share some more personal insights … [Read More...]

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Celebrity News

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Less is more? Kim Kardashian took this quite literally…

Oh man, first Heidi Klum, who could not stop showing her cleavage and everything else, now Kim Kardashian. Alright, alright - WE GET IT. You love your … [Read More...]

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Random Fashion Bits

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A few days ago I shared my thoughts on beautiful Latvia in the travel section with you. Thus, I was more than happy when I got to do an interview with Visual Journalist … [Read More...]

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Beauty Highlights

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Beautiful Summer Hair with the GLYNT SUN Series

I travel a lot during summer season - mostly on business, which can be quite challenging regarding my hair beauty routines. I mean, seriously, how can your hair be strong, shiny and blissfully fuzz-free all summer, especially when you don't … [Read More...]

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Summer Fragrances

I've received many emails from you where I was asked to recommend my favorite summer fragrances. Picking a signature fragrance can be tricky. You want the fragrance you choose to perfectly capture the essence of the person who will wear it. … [Read More...]

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Beauty Special: My Waxing Experience at WAX IN THE CITY

When it comes to achieving stubble-free skin for summer, many women are trying to find the perfect hair removal treatment. And I am one of them... I am one of these ladies that REALLY hate any kind of body hair. I only wanna keep my … [Read More...]

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Hot Movie Stuff

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Movie tip: The Maze Runner

On Sunday I went to the movie theater and saw the trailer of "The Maze Runner", which is based on James Dashner's 2009 book of the same name. I have to admit that I did not really read the book, but the trailer did look quite promising so … [Read More...]

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Movie tip: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

"Apes do not want war." I always get goosebumps when watching this trailer... For me, a must see! The summary at rotten tomatoes says it all: "With intelligence and emotional resonance to match its stunning special effects, Dawn of the … [Read More...]

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“Bangarang!” – My favorite movies with Robin Williams

When I heard the news that Oscar-winning actor Robin Williams died on Monday at the age of 63, I was speechless - and so very sad... Twenty-five years ago, Robin Williams gave his first Oscar-nominated performance in Good Morning, Vietnam. … [Read More...]

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