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10 Great Hotel Restaurants in LA With Outdoor Seating

            One of my favorite things to arise out of the last year has been the rise in restaurants offering “al fresco” dining. Open air dining makes me feel like I have been transported back to Europe, and there is something so romantic about enjoying…

March 4, 2021

My Stay at San Ysidro Ranch

San Ysidro Ranch Guide             San Ysidro Ranch is the perfect getaway for those who love a timeless and classic aesthetic. Set on a 500 acre ranch and the absolute epitome of luxury, there is no better place to go to rest, recharge, and reinvigorate…

February 25, 2021

Overwater bungalows we’ve been dreaming of!

Four Seasons Bora Bora               The Four Seasons Bora Bora encompasses all the beauty of French Polynesia in private island paradise. Whether you feel like enjoying sunsets from your private plunge pool or exploring the reef fish and corals, the Four Seasons Bora…

January 22, 2021

Fine Dining at Home

  We are definitely living in a different era than ever before. With most restaurants only available for takeout and many cities shut down to travelers, it can be disheartening when trying to figure out a fun activity for a date night with your…

January 15, 2021

Skincare Treatments that actually work

Over the last year, I’ve had plenty of time at home to try out different skin treatments and discover which ones actually work, and which ones simply say they do. With so many different skin treatments out there and new trends from hyaluronic acid…

January 9, 2021

Your thoughts become your reality

If there was a year to be affected by the power of your thoughts, 2020 was it. Whether you contracted COVID or knew someone who did, whether you were stuck working from home or had your whole life ripped out from under you after…

January 9, 2021

Where to book travel now that the vaccine is here!

            COVID-19 has halted most people’s travel plans in 2020. People who were going on their dream trips around the world had to postpone or cancel due to this unprecedented pandemic. While 2020 was the year of staying at home, the arrival of the…

January 2, 2021

How to start 2021 with a positive outlook and look and feel your best

2020 has been a year full of events that no one expected. From a global pandemic to political unrest, most people feel more disconnected both physically and emotionally than ever before. Not having the ability to see friends and family for almost year can…

January 2, 2021

Tips on how to stay healthy this winter

It’s always important to stay healthy however nowadays, staying healthy is more important than ever before. Between working, family life, friends, starting off the new year fresh, housework, and everything in between, it is no wonder our bodies get run down during sometimes. Fortunately,…

December 30, 2020

How to make NYE the best New Years yet!

            New Year’s Eve is right around the corner, and with Stay At Home Orders in place in many cities around the country, New Years is going to look very different for most people. Chances are, instead of ringing in the New Year at…

December 30, 2020

Thanksgiving weekend sales!

Thanksgiving sales are guaranteed to command a lot of attention this year. With Thanksgiving already here, and the health crisis at an all time high, holiday shopping may look a little different this year. While in store shopping may be out for most, online…

November 26, 2020

Gift Guide for a Travel Enthusiast

With the holiday season coming up, gift giving is on everyone’s mind.  While your favorite travel enthusiast may be suffering from the travel blues in 2020, there are a few gifts that are guaranteed to make any travel lover crack a smile. Whether you…

November 23, 2020

LA Road Trip to Big Sur

Los Angeles Road Trip             There is nothing better than a good West Coast road trip, especially when it starts in the heart of Los Angeles. Road trips are a great way to get out of the house and experience a few new locations…

October 9, 2020

Bring Italy to you!

Bring Italy To You             2020 has been a year of massive change. Nowadays, the new normal consists of meals at home, Zoom parties, and cancelled trips. While logging online to cancel your dream vacation to Italy may have felt gut wrenching, there is…

September 14, 2020

Best places to see Fall Colors

Best places to see Fall Colors   Fall is right around the corner! While in some parts of the world it may currently feel like Fall is nowhere in sight, in reality, it is only a month away. When most people think of Fall,…

September 14, 2020

At home Gel Nails!

Hey everyone! I recently posted my gel nails I did at home and I had quite a few people reaching out asking how I did it and where I found everything. I will tell you it took me over an hour to find things…

April 5, 2020

A M A N G I R I – an oasis in the desert

Amangiri is one of those places that takes your breath away from the moment you arrive. And when you arrive, I mean when you get to the outside gates and there’s still a 3-minute drive to the actual hotel. The drive in is surrounded…

March 25, 2020

Quarantine Cute

Since most of us are stuck at home and cannot travel, I wanted to share some of my recommendations for working from home and how to not let it get the best of you! Now is not the time to hold off on things like…

March 21, 2020

Plan now, travel later!

Hey everyone! I haven’t had much time to put into my blog these past few months so I apologize for my absence. SS Gold Travel has been very busy and it was taking more of my time to create perfect itineraries for my clients.…

March 17, 2020

Staycation at Hotel Bel-Air

Sometimes a girl’s staycation is just what the doctor ordered! Why not skip the stress of the airport, save money on the flight and splurge on a fun hotel in the area with some of your friends? To me, the secret is to find…

November 7, 2019

Summer Travel Uniform – feminine, chíc & easy to pack

This summer I traveled A Lot from June – mid August. I went to Maui, Miami, St. Barth’s, San Francisco, Napa, Istanbul, Ankara, then the Amalfi Coast all within 6 weeks. During my travels I found that my favorite outfits were a combination of…

August 14, 2019

Kapalua Wine Festival with Ritz-Carlton

I just got back from an INCREDIBLE week at The Kapalua Wine Festival with The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua. I grew up going to Maui quite a bit and to be honest, I had never stayed on that side of the island before. I always heard…

July 13, 2019

Pre & Post Travel Wellness Tips

People always ask me if I get tired from traveling so much and really the answer is, sometimes. I truly enjoy traveling the world, learning about new cultures, seeing beautiful hotels and trying foods that are unique to a country. But, I also love…

June 16, 2019

NYC: Nomo Soho Penthouse

SS Gold Travel     X      Nomo Soho Penthouse Suite C O C K T A I L    P A R T Y I just stayed at the Nomo Soho Penthouse Suite and I am still in awe of how beautiful it is. The clean design,…

May 1, 2019

Travel tips that make traveling smooth and comfortable

When you’re constantly on the go you find ways to try to make your travels as smooth, comfortable and enjoyable as possible. Throughout the years I have found a few things that have truly enhanced my traveling experiences and made me look forward for…

April 9, 2019

Going cocunuts for Kopari!

I have always been a big skincare fanatic and try to use organic based products as much as I can. I worked in Dermatology Sales for over 6 year so I have a good understanding of what to use and what not to use…

April 4, 2019

Travel Gift Guide in a Snapshot

Finding the perfect gift can be stressful! I want to share some of my favorite travel items so hopefully I can help you find a great present for a friend or family  member who loves to travel. I listed the links below to each…

December 11, 2018

Holiday Gift Guide: Sales on Sales!

It’s that time of year again and I couldn’t be more excited! It can be overwhelming at times with all the sales but I tried to pick out some of my favorites and categorize them for you so it would make it easier to…

November 20, 2018

5 items I always pack

Kopari Coconut Melt: With winter on its way, my skin has been feeling more dry and my mini coconut melt has saved me! A little bit goes a long way and leaves my skin feeling hydrated, refreshed and glowing. I always use it before…

October 17, 2018

Gift ideas for moms who love to travel!

Mother’s Day is right around the corner! This is the time to show your mom how appreciative you are of her and everything she’s done for you and your family. It’s a day to shower her with love, appreciation and of course, P R…

May 1, 2018