A-List Alaska: why the 49th state should be top of your travel list

A-List Alaska: why the 49th state should be top of your travel list

An air of mystery encompasses Alaska; for many, it truly is a land undiscovered. As a travel destination, it can bring to mind visions of demanding wilderness, treacherously deep snow and plummeting temperatures – an adventure not to be taken lightly.

Between a Rock and a Soft Place at The Boulders Resort & Spa

Between a Rock and a Soft Place at The Boulders Resort & Spa

Lizards warm themselves on gigantic granite boulders, Jackrabbits and deer make their homes amid the desert landscape, towering saguaro cacti reach for the sky, and the sun’s rays encourage wildflowers to bloom in vivid shades of magenta, gold and lavender.

Top 5 Outdoor Activities to Explore Sunny Scottsdale

Top 5 Outdoor Activities to Explore Sunny Scottsdale

Glorious Scottsdale has it all for the luxury traveler – abundant sunshine, the stunning Sonoran Desert, vibrant arts and culture, and endless five-star resorts, golf courses, spas and restaurants.

24 Hour Getaway – Downtown Napa

24 Hour Getaway – Downtown Napa

Having long been considered merely a pass-through to other popular wine country locales such as Yountville and St. Helena, Downtown Napa is now considered a glamorous wine country destination unto itself.

Slow Boat to Moscow: A Viking River Cruise

Slow Boat to Moscow: A Viking River Cruise

“Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there someday.” - A.A. Milne (1882-1956)

London's Lavishness:  A Luxury Guide

London's Lavishness: A Luxury Guide

For travelers who enjoy the finer things in life, visiting the UK and going on a number of London tours probably comes high on their list.

5 Most Beautiful Wine Tasting Destinations in the World

5 Most Beautiful Wine Tasting Destinations in the World

There are so many wine tasting regions in the world that it is hard to choose which to visit. Here is a list of our most beautiful wine tasting destinations.

The Best Luxury Ski Getaways in the U.S.

The Best Luxury Ski Getaways in the U.S.

Though New Years Eve officially marked the end of the holiday season, the chilly temperatures that go hand in hand are here to stay in many parts of the United States.

Island Elegance at Tsara Komba Luxury Beach and Forest Lodge

Island Elegance at Tsara Komba Luxury Beach and Forest Lodge

The spectacular beauty of Tsara Komba Luxury Beach and Forest Lodge - situated on the slopes of a dormant volcano, amongst tropical trees on the island of Nosy Komba in Madagascar, with its panoramic view of the Indian Ocean – leaves Gillian McLaren spellbound.

5 Luxury Resorts to Watch Amazing Sunsets

5 Luxury Resorts to Watch Amazing Sunsets

From Tuscany to the Caribbean to the Pacific and more points in between, these getaways guarantee you incredible sunset views.

Parisian Persuasions:  A Luxury Guide

Parisian Persuasions: A Luxury Guide

For millions of globetrotters, even a passing utterance of the word “Paris” absolutely drips with luxury. An international cultural hub for fashion, fine dining, and the arts, the city of Paris wields significant power over how the rest of the world enjoys the finer things in life.

Ultimate Relaxation at The Abaco Club on Winding Bay

Ultimate Relaxation at The Abaco Club on Winding Bay

Our getaway to the exclusive Abaco Club on Winding Bay begins with a short private flight from Ft. Lauderdale to Marsh Harbour on Great Abaco Island in The Bahamas, 180 miles east of southern Florida.

12 Fun-filled Events in Sunny Antigua and Barbuda for 2018

12 Fun-filled Events in Sunny Antigua and Barbuda for 2018

Known for its 365-beaches Antigua and Barbuda is a favorite Caribbean destination for year-round events and festivals.

Nagoya - A Great Adventure Awaits in Japan's Heartland

Nagoya - A Great Adventure Awaits in Japan's Heartland

As we rushed to board the Shinkansen (the “bullet train”), I remembered to buy a bento box lunch at a take-away stand in the train station.

A Visit to Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski La Habana

A Visit to Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski La Habana

There’s been plenty of change in Cuba since 2014’s ‘Cuban thaw’. Under President Obama, relations between the Caribbean island and the United States started to warm up, after 54 years of famously stormy relations between the two countries.