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Vicki Arkoff

Based in Los Angeles, Vicki Arkoff is a contributor for JustLuxe and an editor for Holiday Goddess, the online destination for chic women travelers from the editors of Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Grazia, Conde Nast Traveler, Lonely Planet, and BBC. She's co-author of the bestselling Holiday Goddess books (HarperCollins and iTunes) including 'The Holiday Goddess Guide to Paris, London, New York, Rome' which spent nearly 10 months in the travel Top 10. Four city guidebooks followed and were named 'books of the month.' As editor, Vicki's other books include 'Sinatra' (DK), 'Inside Mad' (Time-Life) and 'Virgin Los Angeles' (Virgin Books). She is one of the Usual Gang of Idiots for MAD Magazine, an entertainment reporter (Daily Variety, Entertainment Weekly, Los Angeles Magazine, CREEM), and authorized biographer for pop culture icons from the Beach Boys to Beastie Boys, Paul McCartney to MC Hammer.

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5 Superb Cruise Ships and their Superstar Godmothers

The tradition of appointing a ship’s godmother is a fundamental nautical custom during which the…

Cocktails at Home: Tanque Verde Ranch’s Prickly Pear Margarita

August is prickly pear season in the American Southwest, an occasion that guarantees two things:…

Yacht Club Living for Pampered Pets at Newport Beach’s Balboa Bay Resort

Every yacht owner knows that Newport Beach has one of the most scenic harbors on…

Cocktails at Home: The Best Martini from Harris’ Restaurant, San Francisco

In our not-so-humble opinion, a great steakhouse is only so-so without a great martini. San…

Hotel Dupont: Delaware‘s Magnificent Gilded Age Treasure

More than a century after it first opened its doors, elegant Hotel Du Pont remains one…

Three Delicious St-Germain Cocktails That are as Easy as Un, Deux, Trois   

Inspired by the French-American actress who founded a boisterous cabaret on the site of the…

Cocktails at Home: The Trinity #3 from Redbird, Los Angeles

Dining at Redbird is a multisensory experience like no other in Los Angeles. Chef Neal…

A Soulful Epicurean Experience in Paris and on France’s Rhône River

French cuisine and Black heritage unite next summer when award-winning river cruise line AmaWaterways debuts…

Celebrate Pride Month with a Rainbow of Festive Cocktails

This year marks the 52nd celebration of Pride Month, and throughout June, events are taking…

The Perfect Gift for Every Type of Pursuitist

What’s the secret to the art of great gift giving? Choosing a gift that acknowledges…

This Atlanta Presidential Suite is a Grand Slam Hit

VIP experiences at the country’s best ballparks are a dime (or, rather, thousands of dollars)…

Discover Delectable Regional Cuisine with American Queen Voyages

Foodies who travel on their stomachs are in for a treat onboard American Queen Voyages…