About McLean Robbins

McLean Rob­bins is a Wash­ing­ton, D.C.-based lux­ury lifestyle writer spe­cial­iz­ing in travel, spas, and wed­dings. She writes reg­u­larly for AOL Media Group’s Gadling, Forbes Travel Guide, The Wash­ing­ton­ian, Robb Report, Gal­Time, Venue­Sa­fari, 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 +
Art Lovers Won't Want to Miss This New Tour

Art Lovers Won’t Want to Miss This New Tour

We’ve long been fans of seeing local art on our travels, but until recently our experiences were usually limited to self-guided museum tours of the… [Read More]

Chanel, Italy and Pet-Friendly Travel Among New Trends in Luxury for 2014 And Beyond

Chanel, Italy and Pet-Friendly Travel Among New Trends in Luxury for 2014 And Beyond

The luxury market is a fickle one, with consumers increasingly on the hunt for the next, the newest, the best, never satisfied with the status… [Read More]

Las Vegas' Newest Luxury Hotel, SLS, Now Open

Las Vegas’ Newest Luxury Hotel, SLS, Now Open

2014 has been a buzzy year for Las Vegas hotel openings, and this past weekend was no exception. SLS Las Vegas opened its doors, bringing… [Read More]

New York City Gains First Park Hyatt Hotel

New York City Gains First Park Hyatt Hotel

Traveling in New York City last week, the cab driver asked where I was staying. I gave him the name of the hotel. Why not… [Read More]

An Updated Lakefront Luxury Hotel in Chicago

An Updated Lakefront Luxury Hotel in Chicago

Lake Shore Drive’s only hotel has just had a luxurious new update. W Hotels has just completed a $38 million renovation of the W Chicago… [Read More]

Paws & Relax: British Airways Adds In Flight Channel Featuring Puppies & Kittens

Paws & Relax: British Airways Adds In Flight Channel Featuring Puppies & Kittens

Miss your pooch or fuzzy feline while traveling? British Airways has a solution. Starting next month, they’re launching “Paws & Relax,” a dedicated channel starring… [Read More]

Four Seasons Opens First Disney World Resort

Four Seasons Opens First Disney World Resort

Luxury travelers, rejoice. Four Seasons has finally made its way to the Happiest Place on Earth – Walt Disney World. Finally, a family-friendly hotel that… [Read More]

Daily Dream Home: A Chic Meatpacking District Loft

Daily Dream Home: A Chic Meatpacking District Loft

Move over, Sarah Jessica Parker. This loft in New York City’s Meatpacking District makes even your home with Mr. Big look shabby by comparison. The… [Read More]

A 'Fly In' Luxury Safari in Namibia

A ‘Fly In’ Luxury Safari in Namibia

Wilderness Safaris has just opened their latest property, the ultra-luxe Hoanib Skeleton Coast Camp. The new camp comprises eight stylish en-suite tents, including one family… [Read More]

Daily Dream Home: Hualalai Resort Paradise

Daily Dream Home: Hualalai Resort Paradise

There are very few days of the week when we wouldn’t want our own Hawaiian escape, but this stunning Big Island home surpasses even our… [Read More]