Getaway Minxes

Dream Hotel New York: Yes, Please

On Wednesday, January 25th, 2012
New York is not hurting for five star hotels, but it always has room for one more. Meet the Dream Hotel New York. No, it’s not just a name. The interior of the hotel works hard to give off a drowsy appearance, making each guest feel like they’re half awake and half-asleep and really enjoying […] ...

Armani Hotel Milano: Precision. Perfection.

On Tuesday, December 6th, 2011
ArmaniHotelMilan Yesyesyes. Legendary and life-changing fashion designer (deity, really), Giorgio Armani unveiled his luxury hotel in Milan last month. The hotel is a paragon of fastidious, harmonious design decorated with Armani Casa furniture. A sense of luxury, timelessness and sleek grace oozes from every suite. Soft, seamless textiles, polished exotic wood floors are some of the […] ...

Best Kept Secrets: A Weekend In San Francisco

On Friday, June 17th, 2011
SAN FRANCISCO LA minxes never need an excuse to head north to visit our hippie-hipster little sister, San Francisco – and now you can’t resist her: we’ve got some of the Bay Area’s best-kept secrets & hot new spots to spill. Just be sure to wear some flowers in your hair… HEAR: Stern Grove Festival kicks off it’s […] ...

Minxes: Jet To New York’s Crosby Street Hotel

On Thursday, May 26th, 2011
091006_ 025 Screw the Hampton’s- -this summer we are heading to Soho and parking ourselves up at the Crosby Street Hotel. It is a few steps away from the action of Soho but enough cobblestones away to relax; a word that seems foreign in a place like New York. Thanks to British duo Tim and Kit Kemp who are behind […] ...

Holy Shit! Lollapalooza Lineup Has Arrived

On Tuesday, April 26th, 2011
lollapalooza Ah…Coachella, how we miss thee; every year you come and go oh so quickly, we try to soak up every one your glorious seconds. But, just because you happen once a year, doesn’t mean the other 362 days of the year can’t be graced by a stellar music festival elsewhere! Chicago’s (more-affordable-Coachella-on-steroids) premier music festival, […] ...

Palms Place Rocks Las Vegas

On Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011

Need to treat yourself with a little vacay? We all know how much Minxes like to indulge, so where better to pay a visit to than Sin City!

We've got the inside scoop on Palms Place in Las Vegas, a 599-room tower that specializes in suites (lucky us!) and is offering some truly Minx-worthy deals. A Palms Place weekday room package starts at $139 and gives you entry to the Playboy Club, 2 Playboy Comedy tickets, $25 matchplay to the Playboy Club, and VIP check in. But if you prefer a weekend holiday, the price per night will only increase to $159 and includes all of the same amenities. Plus they are currently offering ...

If You Know What’s Good For You…

On Thursday, December 16th, 2010

We know we already told you about how great The Cosmopolitan Las Vegas was going to be, but thanks to our stay last night we can now confirm that it's, without a doubt, the best hotel on the strip (don't stay anywhere else).  The $3.9 billion dollar place opened up shop last night with a surprise performance by Brandon Flowers, endless amounts of champagne, and opulence everywhere.  Free up a weekend and get there ASAP!


Las Vegas: The Cosmopolitan Or Bust

On Friday, November 19th, 2010

In Vegas it's all or nothing, and for a group of Deutsche Bank investors who decided to ante up $4 billion (one of the most expensive resorts in Vegas history) to develop a new hotel and casino, they're hoping the gamble will pay off.

By the look of things, we're betting it will. The Cosmopolitan will be the latest addition to the Las Vegas Strip. Cosmopolitan executives have said their approach in design, style, and amenities will cater to a new type of client, the kind who finds other Vegas hotels too formal and are searching for relaxed luxury. Sounds like a good spot for a Minx!

Isla Moda: Karl Lagerfeld’s Futuristic Fashion Paradise

On Thursday, October 14th, 2010

Amidst rumors of his imminent retirement from the illustrious house of Chanel, Karl Lagerfeld’s has ignited the global design community with news of his upcoming project: designing Isla Moda, a man-made island 20 kilometers off the coast of Dubai. Miami-based architecture firm, Oppenheimer, and the Kor Hotel group recently contractedLagerfield to design the 1.2 million square foot territory, in what might be the most stylish and lucrative ‘terraforming’ endeavor in recorded history.

Isla Moda translates into ‘Fashion Island’ in Spanish, and with Lagerfeld steering the helm, we couldn’t imagine a more perfect name to christen the most revolutionary venture of his career. The Oppenheimer firm will construct 150 limited-edition residential units, comprised of apartments and villas, along ...

Laying Low at Deniro’s Greenwich Hotel

On Friday, October 8th, 2010

Robert Deniro’s Greenwich Hotel is taking Manhattan’s hospitality industry by storm. With 88 rooms and suites, of which no two are alike, The Greenwich Hotel embodies the striking juxtaposition of old world style and modern technological comfort. Deniro’s establishment boasts a diverse array of cultural influences, ranging from hand-woven Tibetan silk rugs, to leather-stitched English furnishings, and Moroccan tile floors. Additionally, all of the hotels’ rooms are outfitted with High-def flat screen TVs, Ipod stations, and complimentary WiFi Internet.

If the accommodations weren’t tantalizing enough, The Greenwich also features an in-house spa, Shibui, available exclusively to hotel guests. Shibui boasts a shiatsu room, a traditional Japanese bathing room, a wet ...