Naples Illustrated2 min gelesenFashion
Shoppers Gondola WILD
Who needs international travel when you can take in Mediterranean architecture reminiscent of Venice on the Paradise Coast? Nestled on the water, the Village Shops on Venetian Bay are home to more than 45 bayfront retailers and restaurants. Luxury go
Naples Illustrated1 min gelesenRegional & Ethnic
Best Tacos
AT TWO LOCATIONS IN NAPLES AND ONE IN FORT MYERS. TACOS & TEQUILA SERVES “FUNKY, UNCONVENTIONAL TEX-MEX AT ITS BEST.” ALONG WITH TRADITIONAL VERSIONS SUCH AS CARNITAS AND AL PASTOR, YOU CAN INDULGE IN THE PO’BOY SHRIMP TACO OR THE T & T SIGNATURE TAC
Naples Illustrated2 min gelesenArchitecture
Getting Fresh With Herbs
One of the easiest ways to enhance flavor in lieu of salt and butter is with fresh herbs. Companies like Rise Gardens (risegardens.com) are growing in popularity thanks to lush offerings designed to blend seamlessly with your living space. To start a
Naples Illustrated1 min gelesenFashion
50 Shades of Denim
COLOR STORY: Chambray, faded, and indigo shades look fresh this season. ICE, ICE, BABY: Denim and diamonds make the perfect pairing for day or night. CLASSICAL NOTES: Opt for accessories that have timeless shapes and styles. ■
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Most Dog-friendly
How much do they love your dog at Ridgway’s? Enough that the staff will greet regular canines by name, and so much that the bartenders are ready with a water bowl and a treat. Pets are allowed in any of the outdoor areas (front porch and garden), and
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Hemp Hype
For skin in need of some serious post-holiday soothing, cannabidiol-infused formulas are cropping up all over. Hemp-derived CBD acts as an antioxidant and is a nourishing fix for inflammation and dryness. Try these products for help taming discolorat
Naples Illustrated3 min gelesenArchitecture
Serene Gulfside Gem
When Veracruz at Cape Marco on Marco Island was built in 2005, Dawn Harmon’s clients were one of the first couples to buy one of the Mediterranean-style condominiums. Due to its location, Cape Marco was a missile-tracking station in the early 1960s,
Naples Illustrated2 min gelesenRegional & Ethnic
Bleu Provence
Sunlight, wild herbs, sea salt, olive oil, pristine fish, intensely flavored produce, and sumptuous wines—there are so many reasons to love Provence that we can barely remember half of them. When Lysielle and Jacques Cariot arrived in Naples in 1997,
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GOLDEN Years
For many, the final decades of life offer opportunities that weren’t possible during the years devoted primarily to earning an income and raising a family. Volunteering, traveling, spending time with loved ones, and rediscovering old hobbies or findi
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Storied Charm, MODERN GLAM
Chinoiserie design has been popular across the Western hemisphere for centuries, but its origins can be traced to seventeenth-century Europe. The term “chinoiserie” is derived from the French word for Chinese; it denotes a form of decorative art insp
Naples Illustrated1 min gelesenPopular Culture & Media Studies
AGENT of CHANGE
Amanda Hearst believes that one does not need to sacrifice style for sustainability. “It is my personal and professional mission to prove that luxury, fashion, and sustainability can be seamlessly blended,” says Hearst. She cofounded Maison de Mode (
Naples Illustrated3 min gelesenCooking, Food & Wine
Dining For A CAUSE
The Naples Woman’s Club is launching a new event to raise funds for local food pantries. Its ever-popular Kitchen Tour has been reimagined for COVID times as a series of intimate chef table luncheons to be held January 27, February 24, and March 24.
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PATIO Play
Sherri DuPont of Collins Du-Pont Design Group addressed both form and function for this project. “The outdoor dining area of this residence needed ample seating for large family gatherings,” she explains. “The live-edge, solid-plank, teak dining tabl
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TABLE Talk
After slogging through almost a year of COVID-19 and its ill effects on their businesses and community, three Naples hospitality superstars seize a lighter moment to gather in a gorgeous home for a savory and sweet tasting dinner, accompanied by deli
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ARTS & CULTURE
1 Legends Concert: Elton John and Billy Joel, Sugden Park, Naples, $20.21. (legendsconcertseries.com) 2 Naples New Year’s Art Show, Fifth Avenue South, Naples, also Jan. 3, free. (naplesart.org) 3 Cambier Park Concerts, Naples Dixieland Jazz Band (Ja
Naples Illustrated3 min gelesenCooking, Food & Wine
Bahamian Rhapsody
On a baby grand piano in The Ocean Club’s swank Martini Bar sits a black and white photo of The Beatles frolicking in the surf. Let your gaze wander past a lush lawn to an alfresco terrace and down a gentle slope to the beach, and you can see the pre
Naples Illustrated1 min gelesenRegional & Ethnic
HOGGING the Spotlight
“Many people confuse hogfish with hog snapper,” says Everett Fromm, executive chef at the new Hogfish Harry’s at Parkshore Resort. “It’s actually part of the wrasse family. It’s sweeter than mahi and as flaky as cod.” To create the menu’s namesake di
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Be Seen
WHAT: Seventh Annual Chip in for DLC Golf Tournament SUPPORTS: Mental health and substance abuse services at David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health WHERE: Quail Creek Golf and Country Club, Naples WHAT: Sip & Shop SUPPORTS: Golisano Children’s
Naples Illustrated2 min gelesenCooking, Food & Wine
Center of Attention
If West Palm Beach is the gateway to the Palm Beaches, then the Hilton West Palm Beach is your key to it all. Since opening in 2016, the Hilton has gained a reputation as a hot spot for visitors and locals alike. Although connected to the Palm Beach
Naples Illustrated2 min gelesenRegional & Ethnic
FUNKY Bakeries
Tin City’s Monkey Bread Factory was born during the financial crisis of 2008. “People weren’t buying big-ticket items,” recalls owner Karen Haupt, “but they were still eating and drinking. Cinnamon rolls are one of my favorite things, so my husband a
Naples Illustrated2 min gelesenRegional & Ethnic
Favorite Things
Lexie Verbruggen has been the owner and operator of Sweetified for 12 years. The native Michigander earned her degree in baking and pastry arts from the Secchia Institute for Culinary Education and moved to Marco Island in 2012 to escape the cold. Sh
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Man In A SUITCASE
A graduate of Howard University and the Catholic University of America in Washington, DC, restaurateur Michael Mir relocated to Naples in 1997 and subsequently opened Bha! Bha! Persian Bistro. The well-traveled Mir was attracted to the quality of lif
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Going Virtual
The Naples Winter Wine Festival has raised $212 million for underserved children in Collier County over the past 20 years—money that the Naples Children & Education Foundation passes directly to grant recipients. Traditionally, the funds were raised
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Naples Illustrated
Publisher Kaleigh Grover Editor in Chief Christina Cush Creative Director Olga M. Gustine Executive Editor Mary Murray Fashion Editor Katherine Lande Wine & Spirits Editor Mark Spivak Automotive Editor Howard Walker Travel Editor Paul Rubio Web Edito
Naples Illustrated3 min gelesenAutomotive
Rocky Roader
Ever wanted to go giraffe spotting? Or gaze upward at some snowy mountain peak? Or watch a rocket lift off from Cape Canaveral? You can. Just climb into the back seat of Land Rover’s Defender SUV and look up. Yes, you’ll get a pretty unlimited skywar
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Have A Kava?
One of the fastest-growing wellness beverage trends reached Naples in September with the opening of Kava Culture, the sixth kava bar in Southwest Florida under the same ownership. Grown throughout the South Pacific, the root of the kava plant is used
Naples Illustrated2 min gelesenCooking, Food & Wine
MEALS to Remember
My mom’s father was in the restaurant business. I have so many great memories of him, a storytelling Greek man who loved to educate us grandkids on important things like the difference between frozen custard and ice cream. At one point, he owned a pa
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Dine And Shine
At this “pescatarian’s haven,” which is operated by the husband-and-wife team of Veljko Pavicevic and Corinne Ryan, freshness is an understatement. Fish and shellfish are flown in daily from Europe, with options ranging from Mediterranean dorade to t
Naples Illustrated8 min gelesenCooking, Food & Wine
NI’s Curated Dining Guide For Greater NAPLES
The Naples area is packed with an abundance of great eateries, serving up food and drinks to satisfy every palate. Naples Illustrated has rounded up details on can’tmiss places for dining delights. = NI ’s Dining Hall of Fame* *Dining establishments
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Seen
WHO: Quigley Eye Specialists WHAT: VIP Grand Opening of the Q iLasik & Med Spa in Naples DETAILS: Special guests gathered to celebrate this new business venture, which provides advanced aesthetic services, the area’s first dry eye spa, and the new iL
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