Monica Mendal

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    Mid-September Is My Favorite Time to Visit BodrumCoastal villages, chill beach days, and endless mezzes.
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    A Shoulder-Season Babymoon in MaineSpruce forests, farm stands, and cold plunges.
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    A Mother-Daughter Ramble Through the Scottish Highlands and EdinburghCastle tours, vintage shopping, and Queen Elizabeth’s old Range Rover.
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    I Zigzagged Through Northern Argentina in a ’90s Land CruiserSeven days of salt flats, horseback riding, and mountain views.
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    A Week in Southern India (Plus 24 Hours in Delhi)Hidden palaces, houseboat rides, and backyard coconuts.
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    The Best Day Spas in New YorkFrom midtown to Governors Island.
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    My Israeli Chef Husband Took Me Home to Tel AvivAll of the incredible local dining spots we ate at.
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    I Hiked, Swam, and Picked Capers on Pantelleria for 4 DaysOur rental was the house from Luca Guadagnino’s A Bigger Splash.
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    A Not-Too-Planned Trip to Lima and Lake TiticacaCeviche lunches, alpaca knits, and remote peninsulas.
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    What I’ve Learned After 8 Trips to MilanMaurizio Cattelan exhibits, Miuccia Prada sightings, and Luca Guadagnino film locations.
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    Anna Polonsky’s Food-Fueled Road Trip Through Coastal UruguayBeachside lunches, wild horses, and a new Turrell installation.
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    A Week of Pink Lakes and Baobab Trees in Dakar“The energy isn’t frenetic here like most cities.”