Eatery Row is an occasional series written by our Food Editor Nicole Douillet assessing the best restaurants for a romantic night out, an important business lunch, cocktails with friends, or a luxurious holiday meal. In this edition, she’s sharing the New York restaurants open for Easter this year. And her picks for the best Easter brunch or Easter family meal in New York City this year.
Saint Patrick’s Day is a joyful time, and it can also be a perfect time to take a mini-vacation. But where to go? The top trips have some historic or thematic tie to the holiday, and a luxurious hotel to stay in, and at least one fantastic party, or parade, or wild bacchanalia. Good food and drink are preferred, but not required. If money is no object, and you can get away for a few days, here’s our list of the best places in the world to celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day.
What flower best represents luxury? Orchids would have to be high on the list. Elusive, desirable, gorgeous, complex, delicate and refined, one could argue that these hothouse flowers are the very embodiment of luxury. We go to the annual Orchid Show at the New York Botanical Garden (NYBG) every year, and it never disappoints. Now in its 17th year, this is one of the best things to do in New York City in spring. This year’s theme? The orchids of Singapore.
School holiday breaks are almost here. Some will head out for a last chance to ski as a family. But If you have a little Serena Williams or a budding Roger Federer in your family – or if you’d like to – where are the best places to go for a family tennis vacation? The top luxury hotels for a tennis holiday can provide a family vacation that will be luxurious and entertaining for you and the rest of the family. And also provide your tennis prodigy with a few solid days of excellent tennis instruction. Here are our picks for the best luxury tennis resorts for kids.
The Luxury Photo Journey is an occasional series here at Dandelion Chandelier. Sometimes we find ourselves in a place so stunningly beautiful that words fail us. So we let the images do most of the talking. This is our photo journey to the new food hall at Harrods in London. Get a first look at the new Fresh Food Market and the other new renovations. Who knew that shopping for edibles could be so much fun?