Inspired by her blog, Melissa Braverman’s new book, Notes from a Single Gal in the City – Reflections on Dating & Mating, offers a fresh take on single life for thirtysomethings today. Available now in paperback and as an e-book on Amazon and Barnes & Noble, the book provides insights about modern dating culture and advice for those navigating the dating world.
YourTango.com selected Braverman as one of the top 10 people to follow on Twitter for dating advice, second only to Match.com. SingleGalNYC.com garnered praise from dating and lifestyle experts for its heartfelt and hilarious musings on dating.
Braverman’s stories will resonate with anyone juggling today’s dating scene, from online dating disasters to texting old flames. Braverman remained hopeful and optimistic through it all, and that tone is found throughout the book, which illustrates how the journey to finding love is as important as the destination. Today, Braverman’s destination is planning her own 2021 nuptials.
Braverman appeared across many media outlets, including The Associated Press, Latina Magazine, The New York Post, Time Out New York, The Wall Street Journal, The Denver Post, The Gayle King Show, The Judith Regan Show on Sirius XM, Fresh 102.7 FM/New York, KTLA-TV Los Angeles’ Morning Show, Glamour.com, MSN.com and Today.com.
As travelers look for ways to slow down, be present and be a little more mindful during their trips, some hotels and resorts tout a new accommodation concept: the deconstructed hotel. Just like a deconstructed dish separates all of the dish’s individual ingredients so one can experience each separately but still enjoy the overall effect of the whole, a deconstructed hotel breaks down a property into its separate components, requiring a traveler to move between each in a more mindful, present manner.
Cherry blossom season is right around the corner. Check out these hotels and destinations to see cherry blossoms in their prime.
United Airlines is in the midst of a major initiative to modernize its fleet over the next several years. After first announcing the plan in 2021, planes fitted with United’s signature interior are finally beginning to appear across the airline’s narrowbody fleet of Boeing and Airbus planes. United flyers are sure to notice these enhancements from the moment they step on board: Each new or updated plane sports remodeled seats, seatback entertainment screens for everyone, Bluetooth connectivity and more, all adding up to a better experience on every journey.
Planning an international road trip for later this year? You’ll want to choose your destination carefully, as some are better than others. Compare the Market, a platform helping shoppers compare insurance, recently conducted a survey to uncover which international destinations are best for a road trip, based on factors such as gas prices, fatal accident likelihood, traffic, car rental costs and road quality.