Bonnie Carroll

Bonnie Carroll

Member Since: Sep 2014

Publisher, Editor-in-Chief Bonnie Carroll's Life Bites News ( International, monthly online travel/lifestyle magazine founded 2005. Contributor to, Luxe Beat Magazine,, Food & Home Magazine, Food & Beverage International,, SOMM Journal - Tasting Panel, BHTimes, and others. Columnist for Beverly Hills and Santa Barbara news publications 2000-2013. Travel/Society Writer SB Daily Sound 2011-2013. Founder SB Travel Consortium 2007. Member LA Press Club 1983, SB Press Club 2007. Member American Women in Radio & Film 2000; Past member SAG & AFTRA. Travel radio reporter for KVOT 1340 and "Around the World Travel" KZSB 1290, CRN Radio . 

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Published Articles (15)

Terme de Saturnia: A Tribute to Good Health in Tuscany

Savoring the good and healthy life at one of Italy’s finest health spas.

Wine & Food Crawl Through Healdsburg – Delicious Surprises of Sonoma County

A delightful tasting experience of Healdsburg in Sonoma County.

Belmond LaSamanna Resort: Exquisite Sandy Beach & Michelin Star Chef Serge Gouloumes

Exquisite escape resort on the French side of St. Martin, featuring culinary expertise of Chef Serge Gouloumes.
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Dining Bliss by the Sea: Carbon Beach Club at the Malibu Beach Inn

Divine seafood dishes and exceptional wines to savor while watching the waves roll in.

When Jack Sparrow Swoops Women Swoon

Johnny Depp is honored with the Modern Masters Award at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival.

Jewel of Budapest Four Seasons Gresham Palace

Chef/Hotel review of what is considered the most exquisite example of art deco hotel architecture in Europe. Historic information on Hotel Gresham Palace, located at the Budapest Chain Bridge. Amazing dinner review at Kollarz Brasserie.

Scentsational Historic Perfumes of Vienna

History of the F.B.Filz Perfumers on the Graven in Vienna. Story of 6 generations of perfumers to the royals in Austria. A then and now look at how much women love perfume.

How To Best Enjoy A River Cruise

Tips to make River Cruise Travel Easy is a “how to” for those taking a Viking River Cruise vacation. Details on what to expect and important things not to forget. What to wear and shopping while abroad information, as well…

Chasing “Sisi” On The Viking Njord

Danube river travels of Elizabeth of Austria on the Viking Njord. Places she traveled to find serenity on the water. Details of the Viking River Cruise route up the Danube from Germany to Budapest.…

Nine Plus Best Things To See In Vienna

Special places to visit on a day trip to Vienna with tourism contact information,lunch and dinner recommendations, unique shopping and historic monuments worth a look.…


Santa Barbara International Film Festival honors Actress Jane Fonda with the “Kirk Douglas” Award at the Bacara Resort & Spa in Santa Barbara.…

Villa del Palmar – Island of Loreto

Healthy respite at Villa del Palmar at the Island of Loreto in Mexico. Escape to a private beach with food and beverages selected for your own fitness regimen, and a historic visit to Loreto, Mexico…

Hot Air Ballooning in Albuquerque

Bucket List air balloon ride with Rainbow Ryders in Albuquerque New Mexico.…

Happy in Thailand Part II

Second part of visit to Thailand, including special focus on Chaing Mai, luxury resort Dhara Dhevi, Patara Elephant Farm and more.…

Hotel Imperial OPUS Restaurant Where Food Is Art

Dinner review with Chef Schnait at Hotel Imperial’s Opus Restaurant in Vienna, Austria.…