Travel And Follow In The Footsteps Of Marilyn Monroe

Travel And Follow In The Footsteps Of Marilyn Monroe

Netflix’s Marilyn Monroe biopic, Blonde, debuts on September 23. From the filming location of her iconic Some Like It Hot rom-com to an a Monroe Suite in Italy, have you ever ever thought-about taking a stroll in her sneakers? Check out a few of these iconic areas the place the Hollywood A-list-actress visited and uncover why journey, not essentially diamonds, is usually a lady’s finest good friend.

· California: The filming location of one in every of her most basic movies, “Some Like it Hot,” Hotel del Coronado, Curio Collection by Hilton is a historic capsule of Marilyn moments. The resort hosted Marilyn’s entourage corresponding to then-husband Arthur Miller. Today, followers can browse photographs of her together with behind-the-scenes of her filming contained in the resort’s Ice House Museum. Shore House at The Del is opening this fall with one, two and three-bedroom residences.

· Chicago: At Café on Oak at The Drake in Chicago, company can see the place Marilyn and second husband Joe DiMaggio carved their initials into the previous wood bar over 50 years in the past. On the menu is the “MM + JD Benedict” a culinary rendition of the {couples}’ favourite meals. It’s informed that earlier than leaving, she wrote a love letter for Joe and left it in an ornamental bottle adorning the partitions of the previous Cape Cod (Café on Oak), entrusted it to the barman and promised to retrieve it upon their return. Their marriage ended, they by no means returned, and unique bottle mysteriously disappeared.

· Italy: Italy is the place she was awarded her Best Foreign Actress in 1958 (equal to an Oscar). Check into the Monroe Suite at Capri Palace Jumeirah with black-and-white photographs, walk-in wardrobe, limestone marble toilet, non-public balcony over the water and extra. Stay in type just like the legend herself with the suite’s facilities together with wine and canapes upon arrival and two 25-minute therapeutic massage at Capri Medical Spa plus an aperitif for 2 on the Il Riccio or Bar degli Artisti with a big gin assortment.

· Key West, FL: Head to Key West to see the life-sized statue of the actress’ most iconic second ever as she laughs whereas her skirt is blown up by the blast from a subway vent throughout the 1954 filming of The Seven Year Itch. Stay in type as Marilyn would at Casa Marina Key West, Curio Collection by Hilton, internet hosting the island’s most glamorous getaways for over 100 years on the island’s largest non-public seashore with oceanfront massages.

· Arizona: Famously claimed as her favourite hideaway to sunbathe, the landmark Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort stays a prime vacation spot for glam pool getaways however was previously an invitation-only property, internet hosting the world’s dazzling elite – together with the enduring blonde herself. Marilyn frequented the resort’s historic Catalina Pool as a sunny haven to swim and causally slip out and in beside different company. To get an artsy glimpse of poolside Marilyn herself, the family-friendly Paradise Pool boasts an iconic mural the place she stands in her pose exhibiting off her one-piece bathing swimsuit—harking back to the time – with a classic trip vibe. The mural was commissioned by native Phoenix artist and Marilyn fan, Courtney Larsen.

And lest you neglect – Some Like It Haute, with regards to lodges!

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