I often promote doing an "authentic experiential trip." So what exactly does that mean? Well, let’s start by painting a visual picture of what you might imagine your next trip to Europe might look like. Perhaps you visualize staying in a 4- or 5-star hotel in Paris or London or Rome. You might see yourself … Continue reading What is an Authentic European Experiential Trip?
Now that summer is here, it’s time to start thinking about planning winter and spring breaks, if you haven’t already. Accommodations during these holidays book up early, and plane tickets get expensive. One great family vacation idea comes to mind: Be like Indiana Jones and adventure through the jungles, explore ruins and spot wildlife. I … Continue reading A Great Adventure
No matter where your travel plans may take you, luggage will definitely be a part of your entourage. When you travel by air, picking the right suitcase might actually make your trip an easier one. There are many criteria to consider, from the size, to the weight, to the color. Some suitcase brands are known … Continue reading What is the Best Suitcase for Your Travel Plans?
Sea Island, in Georgia, has been a great destination for our family in the past. It is a wonderful family resort with golf, tennis, fishing, shooting, yachting, a great beach and many other activities. This resort was designed in 1928 by Addison Mizner, the architect who built many of the homes in Palm Beach. Many … Continue reading Visit Beautiful Sea Island
A fabulous sporting event can sometimes be the perfect occasion to get your family or friends together. There is plenty of entertainment, you can check out a new city or country, and follow your favorite players. Whether you want to taste French wine, Mint Juleps, or English tea you can do while enjoying the Tour … Continue reading Sporting Events Around the World in 2017
Happy New Year! Before Christmas I took my 19-year-old daughter to London and Paris and it was simply spectacular. She had been before, but it had been a very long time. I thought I would share with you some of the highlights and my recommendations. Accommodations: We stayed at the Rosewood Hotel in London and … Continue reading Spark Your Holiday Spirit With a Visit to London & Paris
As the holiday season draws to a close, so does another year. When you look back, no doubt you have many wonderful memories to enjoy, but are there are also likely some things you wish you had done, places you wish you had gone. Well, take heart! With the close of one year comes the … Continue reading Where to Go in 2017
Mike and I just returned from a small boat cruise for 65 people through the inner passage in Alaska. We have also been on a 3000 passenger ship through Alaska. I actually loved both, but they are very different experiences. Alaska is beautiful and a wonderful destination for a family trip with kids of all … Continue reading How to Visit Alaska
After 3 weeks of travel to Europe and California, I am back home. After traveling for 2 weeks in Switzerland, Austria, and Germany, I have lots to recommend...
The holidays are behind us. I’m sure there are still a few hold-outs, but most of us have returned our homes to their pre-holiday décor. Now that all the hustle and bustle had died down, are you feeling a little bit of a let-down? Without all the shopping, wrapping, cooking, parties, holiday travels and all … Continue reading Welcome to 2016!