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May 14, 2017 • CULTURE, PLACES

DJ on the Road: Pontchartrain Hotel in New Orleans

If you’re asking us, right about now is the best time of year to visit New Orleans. After Jazz Fest is over and before the sweltering summer kicks in, you can enjoy still-comfortable temperatures, snag a table at most restaurants, …

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May 13, 2017 • FOOD, PLACES, RECIPE

Hello, Sugar: How to Make the Mile High Pie from Pontchartrain Hotel in New Orleans

After a major renovation, the iconic Pontchartrain Hotel in New Orleans reopened last year as a refreshed and reinvigorated version of its charming and irreverent self. Same goes for the Caribbean Room, the hotel’s legendary in-house restaurant.

Now overseen by …

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April 28, 2017 • PLACES, STYLE

5 Ways to Do Jazz Fest Right with Haute Off the Rack

From open shoulders to block heels to saddle bags, blogger Jenn Palpallatoc of Haute Off the Rack knows how to style any trend with panache. Yet while her look is typically laid back, Jenn isn’t afraid to rock sequins or …

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April 27, 2017 • PLACES

DJ on the Go: 5 Things to Know About Visiting Keeneland

Surely, you’ve been gearing up for the Kentucky Derby (we definitely have!), but it isn’t the only horse race worth watching this spring. Based in Lexington, KY (otherwise known as the Horse Capital of the World), Keeneland is …

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April 23, 2017 • PLACES, STYLE

DJ on the Road: An Expert’s Guide to Lexington, KY

Have y’all heard? In just a few short weeks, we’re opening a Draper James boutique in Lexington, KY. Our third store (the others are in Nashville and Dallas) will be located at The Summit, a new outdoor retail development featuring …

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