Shannon Valdes Leiderman

Shannon is a true Southern California girl at heart with an insatiable love for bikinis, craft beer, and Mexican food. While she’s typically on the hunt for sun & sand, she’s also a snowboard powder hound and an aspiring ice cream sandwich connoisseur.

What to really expect at a yoga retreat

Do you do yoga all day? Are you restricted to a vegan diet? Are you shamed if you can’t do a headstand?

Malibu Wine Safari

What it’s really like on a wine tasting safari

We might have found the wildest safari yet – and it’s not in South Africa.

Six Senses Fiji review

Checking into Six Senses Fiji: a review

Whether you’re a romance-seeking honeymooner or just want a palm-fringed escape, Six Senses Fiji is the perfect escape.


A luxe guide to Fiji, the jewel of the South Pacific

There’s no denying that Fiji paints an idyllic image of paradise. Here’s everything you need to know before you go!

The Best Nightclubs in Los Angeles

You can’t go to Los Angeles without experiencing the nightlife. While we love bar hopping…

When Is the Best Time to Visit California?

California is always a good idea… but some times are better than others. Before you book…

How to Spend 48 Hours in Las Vegas Without Gambling

There is more to Sin City than slot machines alone. Here is how you can…

6 Amazing F&B Festivals in the USA

We rounded up some of the USA‘s most mouth-watering food and drink festivals in 2017,…

Our 6 Favourite Beaches in Los Angeles

Planning a sun-drenched LA getaway? We rounded up the best beaches along the coast to…