You know a swimsuit is perfect when it makes you want to immediately grab a towel and get under an umbrella stat. And this year, the swimwear doing the trick is fun, colorful, geometric, and bold. But a great suit deserves a great destination, so in this three-part mini series, we talk to some of the most beloved swim designers to discuss the best parts of summer, besides sun and surf: travel and entertaining. We chatted with about her recent trip to Costa Rica, and now editor-turned entrepreneur Lisa Marie Fernandez shares her travel tips and favorite destinations.
My most favorite place I have ever traveled to is:
I have many favorites so it’s difficult to choose only one, but I would say Jose Ignacio, Patmos, Greece, and Marrakech.
These are my most favorite places because:
I love places that are exotic, remote, hot, and sunny.
The last trip I took was to:
Topanga, CA (pictured in the lead image during a dinner at her home in May).
My favorite thing I saw was:
The most incredible sunrises and sunsets.
The most essential things I packed were:
Dresses! But also, LMF, Vita Kin, and my Uruguayan blankets.
The next trip I want to take is:
A good host is:
Someone who creates an experience for the guests and has interesting ideas to see and do.
My favorite thing to serve when throwing a dinner party is:
A Mediterranean menu including pasta and tagliata.