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From colorful street murals to sleek gallery spaces, monthly art walks to world-class exhibition halls, every city and region has its own artistic personality and cultural identity. Below are some of our favorite artful attractions in the Bay Area.

DANVILLE ART & WINE STROLL - Taking place on Thursday, April 18th in historic Downtown Danville, the 16th edition of this beloved neighborhood art and wine event will showcase works by local artists along with bites, live entertainment, and tastings from top local wineries. Guests can ride the old-timey trolley between Danville and Danville Livery and checkout local shops and eateries along the way.

ANDY GOLDSWORTHY’S WOOD LINE - Nestled in a eucalyptus grove near San Francisco’s Presidio, this iconic

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From colorful street murals to sleek gallery spaces, monthly art walks to world-class exhibition halls, every city has its own artistic personality and cultural identity. Below are some of our favorite artful attractions in Phoenix and Scottsdale.

SCOTTSDALE ARTWALK  - Located primarily along Main Street and Marshall Way in Scottsdale’s historic Downtown, this long-running artwalk claims to be America’s original. Taking place every Thursday evening all year-round, local galleries open their doors to the public from 7 to 9 pm for an evening of art and imbibing. The city even offers free trolly and horse-drawn carriage rides to transport visitors from parking facilities throughout the Arts District and Downtown.

MURALS OF PHOENIX - From elaborate

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Whether sleek gallery spaces, lively art festivals or world-class photography exhibitions, every destination has its own artistic personality and cultural identity. Park City, home to the world-famous Sundance Film Festival, is a mountain destination with a thriving art scene. Below are some of our favorite artful attractions to explore when taking a break from the ski slopes and hiking trails.

KIMBALL ART CENTER (KAC) - A pillar of the community since 1976, KAC is dedicated to providing arts access, education and experiences through exhibitions, art programs and events. It offers free admission to its museum, which features renowned exhibitions by local and nationally acclaimed artists, as well as visual art classes to kids and adults. Currently

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From colorful street murals to sleek gallery spaces, monthly art walks to world-class exhibition halls, every destination has its own artistic personality and cultural identity. Below are some of our favorite artful attractions along Vancouver Island, from Victoria to Tofino.

ART GALLERY OF GREAT VICTORIA - Featuring a collection curated over nearly 70 years, the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria first opened in 1951 in a historic 1889 mansion, which now neighbors seven of its other modern galleries. With nearly 20,000 works of art, the Art Gallery has the largest public collection in British Columbia, featuring works produced in the region. Its pieces from around the Pacific Rim have now become one of the finest established collections of Asian art

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From sleek gallery spaces to world-class exhibitions, every destination has its own artistic personality and cultural identity. And what artist wouldn’t be inspired by the beauty of the Turks & Caicos Islands? Below are some of our favorite artful attractions to visit while on the island of Providenciales.

MAKING WAVES STUDIO - Capturing the beauty of the ocean, let alone the pristine waters that surround Turks & Caicos, is an artform all its own. It’s one that’s been honed by world-traveler and artist Sara Alexandra Sky, whose stunning paintings and sculptures, inspired by nature’s beauty and the human form, are on display at Making Waves Studio, located at the Ocean Club Plaza at Grace Bay.

DRIFTWOOD STUDIO - Offering a relaxed, cultural and

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Southern California

1587 NORTH BUNDY DRIVE | BRENTWOOD | $3,495,000

Orange County

419 29TH STREET | THE CANNERY | $4,350,000

Palm Springs

81221 PIEDMONT DRIVE | INDIO | $15,000/MONTH

Pasadena

639 SOUTH LOS ROBLES AVENUE | PASADENA | $2,588,000

Northern California

109 CROWN ROAD | KENTFIELD | $3,995,000

British Columbia

4850 SHORECLIFF POINT | ROCKY POINT, BRITISH COLUMBIA | CAD $2,198,000 

Park City

2200 EAST WALKER LANE | HOLLADAY, UTAH | $6,750,000

Mexico

CASA CANTAMAR | PUNTA DE MITA, MEXICO | $2,200,000

Turks & Caicos

5105 TURTLE TAIL DRIVE | PROVIDENCIALES | TURKS & CAICOS | $4,999,000

South Florida

5224 NW 37TH AVENUE | BOCA RATON, FLORIDA |

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The ocean view—still one of the hottest real estate commodities around. Who doesn’t enjoy the chance to gaze across a sparkling sea toward the sunset, let alone from their very own living room? From Canada to California, South Florida to Mexico, here are some of our favorite waterfront properties now on the market.

669 KERR DRIVE | DUNCAN, BRITISH COLUMBIA

Situated on a nearly one-acre stretch of waterfront on Vancouver Island’s picturesque Genoa Bay (pictured at top), this eight-bedroom home, represented by Brian Danyliw, offers a living experience that changes with the seasons, much like the sea life around it. Whales, sea lions and jumping fish can be seen from the private terrace, while the neighboring marina accommodates arrival by

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One of Mexico's most coveted resort and residential destinations, Punta de Mita is home to miles of varied shoreline, world-class resorts, a charming, traditional village and laid-back, coastal vibe. We checked in with The Agency Punta de Mita team on the ground for a round-up of the best places to dine, shop, explore, and unwind along Riviera Nayarit.

EAT & DRINK HERE → The W Punta de Mita offers a range of dining experiences as fresh and contemporary as the design of the new resort and residences. Its signature restaurant, Spice Market, is a must, featuring a Southeast Asian-inspired menu by Jean-Georges Vongerichten. Looking for something more casual? Try Chevicheria, which serves ceviche and craft beers oceanside from a converted 1950s

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Before the town of Danville solidified its standing among California’s most coveted enclaves—and became the site of The Agency’s East Bay office—it was a quaint farming town and little-known thoroughfare during the California Gold Rush. Often referred to as “the heart of the San Ramon Valley,” the town was settled and named by two brothers, Daniel and Andrew Inman, who purchased 400 acres of farmland in 1854 with their mining earnings.

“Danville and nearby Diablo are known for many things, and one of them is their history,” says Taso Tsakos, Managing Partner of The Agency’s Danville Office. “Many of the town’s early buildings still stand today, and our streets and schools are named for its early pioneers. We’re proud to be a community that values

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You can tell a lot about a place by its culinary scene; by the chefs who flock there, the local ingredients that inspire its menus and the international flavors that enliven its dishes. From old school haunts to future classics, here’s a look at six restaurants shaping the foodie scene in Scottsdale and Phoenix.

OCEAN 44 - This new Scottsdale restaurant by the renowned Mastro brothers takes surf and turf to a whole new level. The seafood-forward hotspot boasts a sleek, high-design interior, complete with a wood-burning oven that uses pecan wood to infuse shellfish with a delicate, smoky flavor. Lovers of Mastros’ world-famous steaks will still feel at home here, as the menu features plenty of the classic cuts for which the bros are known.

DON &

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