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"42" The Jackie Robinson Story

Starring: Chadwick Boseman (Jackie Robinson) and Nichole Beharie (Rachel Isum)

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Merry Christmas!

WASHINGTON DC READER’S WORK SPACE

From the Desk of Christine Wright, Chicago, ILL
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ATLANTA READER’S WORK SPACE

From the Desk of Christine Wright, Chicago, ILL
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16 06, 2016

HOLIDAY IN THE SUN

June 16, 2016|

Holiday in the Sun

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Sometimes the best gift is a family getaway. Whether you’re traveling with toddlers, teens, grandparents, or in-laws, these Caribbean retreats offer a balance of ocean and jungle adventures, plus endless opportunities for relaxation.

The Ritz-Carlton, Aruba

Guests get a taste of authentic island hospitality at the Ritz-Carlton, where 90 percent of the employees are locals. The hotel, which opened in November 2013, is set on Aruba’s […]

16 06, 2016

ROMANCING THE AFRICAN JEWEL

June 16, 2016|

Embrace the Ambience of South Africa

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Whether you’re planning a romantic destination wedding, an adventurous honeymoon, or seeking an unforgettable escape for two, prepare to be seduced by South Africa. Spend a few nights in an opulent lodge on the Sabi Sands Game Reserve. Slowly traverse the savanna aboard the luxurious Blue Train or Rovos Rail. Sip signature wines while overlooking the lush Western Cape […]

22 09, 2015

Tanzania

September 22, 2015|

Mwiba Africa’s Luxury Resort

East Africa’s most significant new safari lodge, Mwiba, brings a more luxe appeal to the southern Serengeti, the prime place to watch the Great Migration.

tanzania-travel-openThe last time I went to Tanzania, I stayed at Singita Grumeti, a 350,000-acre hunting block leased by American hedge-funder Paul Tudor Jones, now turned over to luxury photographic safaris. From a small Cessna plane, I could […]

11 10, 2013

Monaco: A Treasure Chest of Wealth, Power and Prestige

October 11, 2013|

Monaco

Great things come in small packages…well in this case, small locations produce a high quality of life!

Located in the southwestern end of Europe, Monaco is an autonomous city-state and the world’s second smallest country. This small country is 0.8 square miles (1.95 square kilometers) in size, or approximately the same size as Central Park in New York City. It is the smallest state in the world after Vatican City.
The geographical […]

24 03, 2013

Find Luxury in Mexico

March 24, 2013|

Fairmont Mayakoba, Riveriera Maya

Mayakoba

A tropical experience mixed with un-paralleled elegance.

Surrounded by the jungle’s emerald embrace, Mayakoba is imbued with the spirit of Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula. A journey to this serene world captivates the soul with stunning natural beauty and pure refinement.

Situated along a mile-long arc of white Caribbean sand, this gated resort community rates as a Five Diamond hotel in Playa del Carmen. Offering an unparalleled travel […]

1 06, 2012

12 Ways To Turn Disney Into Your Adult Playground

June 1, 2012|

Move over Vegas! Disney World has fashioned itself to be quite an amazing vacation destination for adults – yes adults! While the vast majority of the family crowds scope the big-ticket attractions at Walt Disney World like Universal Studios, Animal Kingdom and SeaWorld, the young-at-heart grown-ups can certainly uncover an unexpectedly entertaining and sophisticated experience. Walt Disney World Resort is forty square miles of pure […]

25 05, 2012

Music – Winter 2013

May 25, 2012|

HIP HOP

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2010 Vh1 Hip Hop Honors  - Arrivals
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Jesus Piece

Jesus Piece pairs Game up with 2 Chainz and Rick Ross with our protagonist, tempering bullet-ridden tales and redemptive prayers, Game unleashes his best work to date and a landmark for hip hop. There’s some vicious rhyming, illuminating how tight of an MC he truly is, Ominous production shimmers […]