Travel News & Updates - 10.29.19
2020 Travel Inspiration #26: Japan
Go from the techno wonder of Tokyo to historical Kyoto and everywhere in between discovering the amazing country of Japan. History and art collide in this fascinating country. Learn the history of Hiroshima, gaze at sculpted gardens, experience pain-stakingly perfect cuisine, all in the shadow of Mt. Fuiji. Japan is hot right now with another Olympic season on its way...come experience this jewel of the East. ... See MoreSee Less
Travel News & Updates - 10.29.19
Don't let your vacation turn into a horror story!
We highly recommend travel insurance for all international travel. And we don't just say that, we PERSONALLY travel with trip insurance while abroad. We deal with travel nightmares for our clients all the time. We have seen the value and protection that a policy offers. That's why you will hear us recommend a policy to you for every trip. Because we ❤️ you.
And we like happy endings. Ready to write the fabulous story of your next vacation? ... See MoreSee Less
Travel News & Updates - 10.27.19
2020 Travel Inspiration #25: Mediterranean Cruise
The Mediterranean Sea has connected cultures throughout history...and it's the perfect way to see the incredible sites of Greece, Croatia, Turkey, and Italy. Enjoy the rich history, cuisine, and breath-taking oceanviews of these amazing countries from the balcony of a luxury cruise ship. Wake up in a new destination every morning so you can explore more of the Med in style and ease. These book up early...now is the time to be thinking ahead for summer 2020. ... See MoreSee Less
Travel News & Updates - 10.26.19
2020 Travel Inspiration #24: Summer at Disney
You've just finished the school year? What are you going to do? GO TO DISNEY.
Beat the crowds and the worst of the heat by arriving first thing during the summer to experience the loooong list of amazing new attractions at Disney World. Our top tip for summer: take an afternoon break and hit the pool during the heat of the day.
We know the ins and outs to make your trip easy and amazing. ... See MoreSee Less
Travel News & Updates - 10.24.19
2020 Travel Inspiration #23: Cruise with us!
We are excited to annouce that you can sail on a hosted voyage with the owner of our parent company, Global Dream Vacations! You'll get to join an incredible 2 week journey through Northern Europe's capitals. You'll be sailing on the Celebrity Silloute to see Europe in luxury. Several stops have overnight dockings so you can explore more. Once on shore, we can arrange for you to...
- Come early and experience the wonders of London:the Crown Jewels, London Eye, Winston Churchill Museum, the Cottswolds, Harrods and so much more.
- Take a Viking Tour of Roskilde or a Castle Tour from Copenhagen
- Visit the Vasa Museum with it's ancient warship and experience a real ice bar. Cheers!
- Eat your way through Helsinki on a food tour
- See the famous sites of St. Petersburg in Russia, take a Matryoshka doll workshop, or take in the famous Russian ballet
- Experience the history of Berlin and its role in WWII
-Stroll the quaint street of Aarhus in Denmark before returning to London.
If you've seen the sites of Western Europe, it's time to see the North! ... See MoreSee Less
Travel News & Updates - 10.22.19
2020 Travel Inspiration #22: Stay in an Irish Castle
We just had honeymooners come back from being treated like royalty! They didn't have enough nice things to say about going back in time at the magnificent Dromoland Castle...they only wished they had more time. The service is exquisite and the scenery unparalleled. Ready for a dream come true? We can make your trip to the Emerald Isle a reality. ... See MoreSee Less
Travel News & Updates - 10.19.19
2020 Travel Inspiration #21: Costa Rica
This gem of Central America is the perfect place for nature-lovers and adventure. The biodiversity is unbelievable. Meet sloths, frogs, monkeys, and birds of every color. Raft down rivers, hike across swinging bridges, explore the cloud forest, soak in a hot spring, zip line through the jungle, or rappel a cliff to see a volcano. It's a world-away that isn't too far away. ... See MoreSee Less
Travel News & Updates - 10.17.19
2020 Travel Inspiration #20: Australia
A destination so diverse deserves an incredible trip. Whether you love the city vibe of Sydney or the outback of the Uluru...every part of Australia is amazing. You can climb the Sydney bridge, take in a show at the Opera House, drive the Great Ocean Road to see rock formations, dive into the Great Barrier reef, take a sky tram through the rain forest, walk the vineyards of Hunter Valley, and go on amazing animal safaris...plus so much more. Australia was made for discovery. Let us help you find the perfect trip down under. ... See MoreSee Less
Travel News & Updates - 10.15.19
2020 Travel Inspiration #19: Alsace Region in France
One of our favorite things to do in the Alsace region, outside of gapping at the magnificent views, is sitting in a local cafe and sampling some of their excellent local wines. Ready to slow down and savor in 2020? ... See MoreSee Less
Travel News & Updates - 10.13.19
2020 Travel Inspiration #18: Machu Picchu
No matter how you view it...Machu Picchu is amazing. This unbelievable historical site is best seen with an amazing guide and luxury accommodations. Everything needs to be arranged in advance as access is strictly controlled to this legendary new world wonder. Contact us today to experience it for yourself. ... See MoreSee Less
Travel News & Updates - 10.12.19
2020 Travel Inspiration #17: Tahiti
The original over-the-water-bungalow craze started here! This quiet, romantic island is a gateway to the exclusive Bora Bora, the adventurous Moorea, or the off-the-beaten path of other nearby islands. Have breakfast delivered by canoe, snorkel straight from your balcony, gaze at amazing sealife, lounge by your private pool or on the beautiful sand. The water in Tahiti looks like the postcards...no filter needed. It is absolutely bucket-list worthy and the perfect way to celebrate a honeymoon or anniversary (or Vow renewal!). ... See MoreSee Less
Travel News & Updates - 10.11.19
2020 Travel Inspiration #16: Alaskan Adventure
Alaska is an amazing experience that brings people together. Wildlife spottings, calving glaciers, dog sled racing, salmon fishing, float plane soaring...Alaska is an incredible frontier. Cruises are a convenient way to see more of Alaskan during your trip and can easily accomodate a large family group to make memories together. Selecting the right cruise line, stops, and excursions is a must. Ask us today how to make Alaska your next trip! ... See MoreSee Less
Travel News & Updates - 10.07.19
2020 Travel Inspiration #15: Experience an over-the-water bungalow in Jamaica
You don't have to fly over the Pacific to have a dream bungalow stay! There are some fantastic over-the-water bungalow options around the Caribbean including Jamaica. All located at Sandals properties, these exclusive bungalows are perfect for your special honeymoon or anniversary. Book early, they do sell out quickly! ... See MoreSee Less
Travel News & Updates - 10.06.19
2020 Travel Inspiration #14: Float the River Nile
Few rivers have inspired history quite like the Nile. You can combine a trip to Cairo with a luxury sailing down the Nile on an all-suite river cruise to truly experience this incredible destination. A trained Egyptologist will escort you through the Valley of the Kings, bringing temple history to life. Ride in a traditional Egyptian sailboat and see the modern wonder of the Aswan Dam. The trip ends with a stunning finale in Giza to see the iconic Pyramids. ... See MoreSee Less
Travel News & Updates - 10.05.19
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Travel News & Updates - 10.03.19
2020 Travel Inspiration #13: Luxury Retreat in St. Lucia
Mountain retreats, treetop vistas, farm-to-table restaurants, villas, private plunge pools, warm Caribbean waters, gorgeously lush jungles with romance in the air...that's St. Lucia. It's one of the most romantic places we've ever visited and we know the perfect spot for you to enjoy this incredible island.
Check out our top tips or head to the blog for the full article! ... See MoreSee Less
Travel News & Updates - 09.29.19
2020 Travel Inspiration #12: Living History in Normandy
Normandy is a place where ancient and modern history were written. You can walk the sacred paths of sacrifice and honor among truly beautiful scenery. The beaches here bring D-day to life as you walk these hallowed grounds.
Normandy is worth a visit on its own, but can easily be combined into a longer trip. The area has beautiful beach resorts for a longer stay. The location makes it an easy addition to a Paris itinerary or longer trip to Southern France and the wine regions. Or, stop before or after a river cruise to see the best of Europe from water and land. ... See MoreSee Less
Travel News & Updates - 09.28.19
Travel PSA: The rest of Spring Break flights are officially AVAILABLE. We've watched several flights sell out. If you've been waiting to plan your winter or spring escape from the coming cold, now is the time! ... See MoreSee Less
Travel News & Updates - 09.27.19
2020 Travel Inspiration #11: The Galapagos
Some destinations are best seen by sea...the Galapagos islands are an amazing animal-lovers bucket list cruise. If you've been-there, done-that, you will love seeing the abundant natural beauty in these islands off Ecuador. Each day holds new wonder that have inspired generations of scientists and nature-lovers. ... See MoreSee Less
Travel News & Updates - 09.23.19
2020 Travel Inspiration #10: Banff
Famed for natural beauty, Banff is a must-do for 2020. It truly looks like the postcards and the inspires incredible wonder.
If you want to explore the beautiful Canadian Rockies with family, we highly recommend a luxury tailored tour combining Banff and Lake Louise. Take the whole family on an expedition into the jaw-dropping scenery with an Adventures by Disney tour including hiking, cowboy experience on a ranch, and a float trip. ... See MoreSee Less
Travel News & Updates - 09.19.19
2020 Travel Inspiration #9: The Secret to Asia
The rivers are the heart of Asia. From China to Vietnam, it is the rivers where ancient civilizations grew, flourished, and impacted the world. Today, you can relive the glory of the East on a luxury river cruise with Uniworld. It's an incredibly intimate way to see the beauty of China. But don't worry, the Forbidden City and the terracotta warriors will be part of the unforgettable memories that await. ... See MoreSee Less
Travel News & Updates - 09.17.19
2020 Travel Inspiration #8: The Wonders of London
Harrods. Can you say you've been in London without wandering this iconic store? On one of their floors, they have an area full of mini restaurants. "Rotisserie" is one of our favorites and comes recommended by multiple locals, (which is always a good sign!).
There are so many thing to explore in London! What do you want to see? ... See MoreSee Less
I’ve been to London twice but have not been to Harrods yet! 😊
I would love to go one day
I’m going next fall! We need to chat!! Cindy Stevenson Bules