Escape to Europe this fall

Cooler temperatures, fewer crowds, and lower pricing (especially on the flights) makes Fall a great time to visit Europe.  Here are some itinerary and travel style suggestions Italy – independent or guided Italy enjoys mild autumns, and the attraction lines are definitely shorter compared to July and August. If you are looking to visit Rome, Florence and Venice these are[…]

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Where to go next!

This month I thought I’d give you a nice, glossy overview of my top vacation destinations.   Dive Fiji for your next vacation Mexico For the best bang for the buck, Mexico reigns supreme.  You can opt for an all-inclusive resort, with your meals and drinks included.  Great pools, beach, and onsite activities to keep you well entertained, along with[…]

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All Aboard!! Travel the railways

Have you always wanted to enjoy the romance of a good train ride as part of a vacation-journey?  And you know already that Amtrak just isn’t going to cut it?  Let me suggest one of the following European itineraries, to enjoy train travel at its finest. Spain:  Barcelona, Madrid, Seville (high speed trains) Italy:  Rome, Florence, Venice (high speed trains) London &[…]

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Paradores: Intimate charm in Spain

Looking for a unique way to experience Spain?  Paradores are government-operated upscale and luxury accommodations in historic buildings such as convents, castles, and palaces.  Other properties in the collection are modern built but located in special settings.  Paradores also feature the region’s culinary specialties and range in size and property amenities. There are 93 paradores across Spain with an average size of[…]

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Winter paradise in trendy St. Moritz, Switzerland

Picture-perfect Alpian wonderland St. Moritz has long been a favorite winter destination for the well-heeled. This Swiss resort town offers sun, snow, and clear blue skies, luxury resorts, fine dining, and a wide array of winter sports to keep you busy. And there’s also a stylish casino located in the Kempinski Grand Hotel. There’s no shortage of winter activities in[…]

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