It's hard to believe August has nearly come and gone. With time flying by so fast, you may have realized you hadn't planned a getaway yet.
Even if it's just for a weekend, taking some time away from your everyday routine can be quite refreshing, especially before the summer days end and winter begins to creep in.
With that said, here are three last minute summer trip ideas:
On August 25, in honor of the National Park Service Birthday, there is free entry to National Parks. This may be a great opportunity to visit a National Park in your area for a fun day trip or to venture somewhere slightly further away.
Be sure to check out the National Park Service website for more information.
Cycling has become a hobby of mine, and one of the ways I enjoy doing it is via organized rides. You'll probably be surprised by how many organized bike rides there are in your area, at least through summer and early fall.
The beauty of organized bike rides is you have a route already planned, rest areas are most often stocked with snacks and refreshments and there are a variety of skill sets participating. Additionally, it's a fantastic way to see a new area that you may otherwise not have traveled to.
Active.com is a good, nationwide resource for upcoming rides.
Staying at a Bed and Breakfast can be a unique experience. You are often in a home with history, have the opportunity to meet other individuals from all walks of life and can feel like a local in the neighborhood.
Spending a night at a B&B can also seem to make a night's stay a tad more special as the B&B is an experience within itself. The beauty of a B&B is you don't have to travel that far away from your own home to still come back feeling as if you were in a completely different area.
Whatever you choose to do, remember, something as simple as having a picnic in a nearby park and turning off all cell phones can be just as memorable.
Enjoy each and every remaining summer day.
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Now, let’s take a close look at what is one of the most important features of the Marmont. The short answer is: PRIVACY. The hotel never publicly discusses its famous guests or reveals the names of those currently staying there. In other words: zippered lips are stage center.
When the first Monday in May rolls around, all eyes in the fashion world look to The Met. That is when New York City's Metropolitan Museum of Art hosts its fundraising gala for its Costume Institute. The gala's theme coincides with that year's fashion exhibit, which runs for a limited time. This year, the theme is "Notes on 'Camp'". Here's a brief description of that theme, courtesy of The Met.
For this week’s blog, and the next, I read three books about the famous Chateau Marmont Hotel, located at 8221 Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles, California. All three books, (that I will list at the end of next week’s blog) were written at different times. This means the information goes from 1929 when the Marmont opened to the present day. Some things may have changed – but not many.
We use Italian lingerie sizing for our bodywear and items tend to run small.
Because of the body-hugging nature of the fabric and our body conscious fit most women prefer to wear our layering tops as under-layers. If you are inclined to wear them on their own we suggest you size up. Please email us or give us a call if you have questions about your sizing. We're happy to help you get it right.
Relaxed fit. Wear alone or over any of our layering tees or camisoles.
Please email us or give us a call if you have questions about your sizing. We're happy to help you get it right.
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