Friends

Farewell to The Atkins

As happens so often in the career of a hotelier colleagues become protégés and later friends while as is […]

Grilling – influences from years in Argentina & Uruguay

We spent many years of our lives in Argentina between Buenos Aires, Las Leñas & Mendoza in fact today […]

Opening hotels: friendships forged for a lifetime

It was in the year 2001 when I met my colleague and now great mate Achim as we began […]

A Taste of Mayakoba in New York City, Sept 2016

Today I had the pleasure of entertaining a number of journalists from some of Americas most prestigious media companies […]

Una carta de Stephanie – gracias

Estimado Sr. Emberson,

Les escribo esta carta con el motivo de hacerle saber mi profundo agradecimiento durante este gran año […]

Dinner Parties – How to host like a pro

Sabine and I have hosted hundreds of dinner parties over the years and having owned or managed a number […]

Make a difference · A personal from one of my proteges fellow Aussie: Oliver Atkins

Mr. Emberson,
Down to business. I gather I had many opportunities to thank you in person however each time felt […]

Dinner @ Paowalla New York City

On a recent trip to New York I had the opportunity to entertain clients and friends of Mayakoba at […]

Tequila Rising · South of the border spirits sotol and raicilla are right in the bar scene up north

Tequila is arguably Mexicos most famous expat! Over the past decade we have seen it evolve from shots in […]

Domingo de Pizza y Champagne en DF by Santiago

El ser humano es muy competitivo y más aún mis amigos argentinos –desde ya mi amigo Santi no es […]

Discurso despedida de Xochitl · 28 Dec 2015 Cumple de Nico

En el transcurso de mi vida he aprendido que la gente olvidará lo que dijiste o lo que hiciste, […]

Mentoring · make it part of your DNA

Mentoring · make it part of your DNA
Mentors come in many forms. The relationship need not be —and often […]

The night of the Marlin – Spear Fishing in Punta Mita with Spearmex

While we were in Brazil we became friends with Fabrizio, Jon & Christian –bon vivants but above all fantatic […]

Hernan Binaghi, ¿Qué te gusta?

My favourite City San Francisco
Drink of choice red wine
Favourite hotel Westin Playa Conchal in Costa Rica
Preferred travel outfit casual
Memorable […]

The V Punta Mita Gourmet & Golf Classic :: A short message from Willy Nestor

Another natural one in a progression of what has indeed become a classic. Build it and they will come […]

Masticar 2015 | Reunion de amigos, mi querido Buenos Aires

Mi reciente visita a Argentina coincidió con el evento gastronómico Masticar, que reúne una gran cantidad de Chefs y Restauranteurs […]

Ronda semestral con Hernan – The St Regis Bahia Beach – Puerto Rico

Como es de costumbre en nuestras revisiones semestrales programamos con Hernán Binaghi jugar al golf y visitar algún hotel como […]

A visit from Sofia Vergara :: viva Latino America

It was not too long ago that Sofia Vergara and Family spent a week at the St Regis Punta […]

Mi homenaje a Pobre Luis

Watch the video: A tribute to Luis Acuña

I Punta del Este Gourmet & Golf 2014

Que bueno ver mi amigo Chef Gastón lanzando el Primer Punta Mita Gourmet & Golf – suerte amigo! Gastón […]

Cinco Argentinos en la Atlantic Rally for Cruisers

Juan Manuel Arias – living the dream
 
Conozco a Juan Manuel desde principios de los años ’90 en Argentina […]

A Tribute to my Chef mates around the globe – Vive L’art de la Cuisine

Cooking something delicious is really much more satisfactory than painting pictures or making pottery. At least for most of […]

Bath & Graduation Day · Tatiana

Despite having lived in England years ago I had never visited Bath until this very special occasion – the […]

Fernando Trocca

Nos conocimos en el ’88 en el Valle de Las Leñas, época salagyna como la llamamos, junto a Pablo […]

Trocca y Pobre Luis

La pasion por el buen asado es algo que siempre reunió a estos dos amigos. Estos videos súper bien hechos […]

Chef & Amiga · Paola Carosella

Nacida en Buenos Aires, Argentina, la Chef Paola creció en el núcleo de una familia italiana donde la cultura […]

People I have met and who left a mark · Ernesto Illy

During my years in São Paulo at the Grand Hyatt São Paulo I shared many coffees with Ernesto Illy […]

From Brazil visit November 2013 · Golf, asados & more

Abel & Christine Vivo, Roberto & Soledad Vivo, Doug & Linsey Munro

A fun filled week it was – beginning […]

My Favourite Chefs · Paola Carosella

Arturito
http://www.arturito.com.br/
São Paulo, Brazil

A dear friend whom I met over 12 years ago now is also one of my  favourite […]

Saludos al Maestro de las Parrillas · Pobre Luis RIP 2013

Fui presentado a Pobre Luis en 1998 por mi amigo Diego Bruno Quijano antes de partir de Argentina x […]

Pembokes Paddle: Swimming for a good cause by my good friend Mary Pembroke

Having read Mary’s narration of Tom swim across the channel I wanted to share this with friends on my […]

Our Visit to The Lorena Ochoa Foundation School La Barranca in Guadalajara

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