Travel Stories

3 New, Impossibly Picturesque Boutique Hotels That Make it Easy to Dream About Your Next Trip to Europe

France. Italy. Spain. If you’re imagining traveling again to Europe, you’ll have no problem picturing yourself in any of three independent boutique hotels that have... read more

Santa's Not Just Making Toys in His Village Above the Arctic Circle in Lapland

It’s exactly 3 months until Christmas, and we know Santa and his elves are working full throttle. But not just putting in overtime in the workshop... read more

Mount Fuji and 3 Other Mountains You Need to Visit in Japan

France has the Eiffel Tower. The U.S. has the Statue of Liberty. But the visual shorthand for Japan is not man-made. It’s Mount Fuji. The Japanese archipelago... read more

Cruising Again by November? Industry Association Lays Out Formula to Start Sailing

You might be on a cruise in the Caribbean before the holidays.Cruising in the Americas – that’s the cruise region for the Caribbean, Mexico and... read more

Seize the End of Summer with Recipes Inspired by Favorite American Hot Weather Travel Destinations

The kids are back to school (whatever that looks like this year for your nearest and dearest), but on the calendar, summer isn’t quite over... read more

Cool Alaska Memories on a Searing Hot Summer Day

Hello, I hope all of my US friends and family had a wonderful Labor Day weekend and that you were able to enjoy something fun... read more

A Week of Virtual Travel!

Last week, I had a terrific “virtual” experience. As much as it would have been great to be in Las Vegas or somewhere beautiful around... read more

Change #WorkFromHome to #WorkFromTheBeach with a New, 1-Year Remote Workers Visa for this Island

For a lot of us, #WorkFromHome is the new normal, and many companies say they plan to continue the practice permanently even after the COVID... read more

Let’s Get Ready to Travel!

Things were going so well at the beginning of the year for all of us – great plans, adventures, fun in the new decade, right?!... read more

What is your Travel Agent Doing Now?

Many of you have reached out to see how my family and I are doing during this pandemic, both from a personal and professional standpoint.... read more