About McLean Robbins

McLean Rob­bins is a Wash­ing­ton, D.C.-based lux­ury lifestyle writer spe­cial­iz­ing in travel, spas, and wed­dings. She writes reg­u­larly for Forbes Travel Guide, Travel channel, The Wash­ing­ton­ian, Robb Report, and many more. She’s always look­ing for unique roundups, trend sto­ries, and infor­ma­tion on hotel and resort open­ings and devel­op­ments world­wide.Fol­low her on Twit­ter: @McLeanRobbins and on Google +
Daily Dream Home: A $100 Million New York City Mansion

Daily Dream Home: A $100 Million New York City Mansion

When a mansion offers a $15+ million price drop, you know it’s a pretty spectacular listing.That’s exactly what happened with 12 East 69th St.,… [Read More]

A Week of Yoga and Wellness in Umbria

A Week of Yoga and Wellness in Umbria

The rolling hills of Italy may call to mind long countryside drives and wine tastings, but the relaxing setting is perfect for many things. Like,… [Read More]

A Peek Inside the Renovated Ashford Castle

A Peek Inside the Renovated Ashford Castle

There’s little not to love about staying in Downton Abbey-esque style at a real life castle. Ashford Castle, one of Ireland’s premier country estates, is… [Read More]

Honor 9/11 With A Museum Visit

Honor 9/11 With A Museum Visit

Today, we break from our regular programming to honor those lives lost on September 11, 2001.A new way to do so is with a… [Read More]

Pursuitist Q&A: Illustrator Martha Napier of Marnani Design

Pursuitist Q&A: Illustrator Martha Napier of Marnani Design

If you’re visiting New York for Fashion Week, chances are you might spy a chic blonde head sitting on the steps outside some of the… [Read More]

Daily Dream Home: Sarah Jessica Parker's $22 Million NYC Mansion

Daily Dream Home: Sarah Jessica Parker’s $22 Million NYC Mansion

If you are still having Sex & The City fantasies nearly a decade after the show went off air, here’s a perfect new NYC pad… [Read More]

Daily Dream Home: A $139 Million Palace on the Florida Coast

Daily Dream Home: A $139 Million Palace on the Florida Coast

If you asked our friends, they’d probably describe us as a bit of a princess. Sadly, this princess lives in a condo, not a castle.… [Read More]

A Bespoke Backgammon Board at Barney's New York

A Bespoke Backgammon Board at Barney’s New York

Fancy a round of backgammon? Richard Branson and Elle Macpherson play on these decorative and handmade sets by Alexandra Llewellyn, and you can now purchase… [Read More]

Review: Testing The Ritz-Carlton's New Mobile Check-In

Review: Testing The Ritz-Carlton’s New Mobile Check-In

The Ritz-Carlton recently announced the expansion of their mobile application with the addition of online check-in and check-out services. We were intrigued by this update,… [Read More]

Napa's New B Cellars Opens Despite Earthquake

Napa’s New B Cellars Opens Despite Earthquake

Despite last week’s 6.0 earthquake, Napa’s new location of  B Cellars is open and ready for business. Aside from a few broken bottles (we hope… [Read More]