Check out more on Panama.… Read More Forget Costa Rica, and even Belize. Let me show you why Panama should be on your radar.
Each year, travel advisors gather from around the globe to meet with the elite members of the travel and tourism industry, in Las Vegas of course. After a week of relationship building and networking, the annual results are also in… How did your favorites do? Sustainable Tourism Leadership – Hotel – Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley… Read More Virtuoso Travel Week Recap:
I am asked all the time about “when should we book” or “how far in advance should we plan”. While I typically answer, “It depends, but the sooner the better”, I have tried to outline a simple guide. A good rule of thumb for booking accommodations; the larger the group of travelers and the more… Read More Planning for future travel. What accommodations should you be booking now?
Kristin Diehl, Travel Advisor As I approach my third year working as an independent Travel Advisor for SmartFlyer, I decided to re-launch my business identity. After operating under my brand, Depart & Discover, I made the business decision to brand under what my client know and trust, my name. I operate in an industry of… Read More Re-introducing Me
Already sailed the Caribbean? Want to try something new? Head to Airlie Beach in Australia. Charters there cruise in the Whitsundays Islands, which is a chain of 74 islands located in the middle of the World Heritage Listed Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. These islands are pristine, with 66 in their natural state. Added bonus,… Read More Sailing Australia’s Coast
Escape to Southern Italy for a warm Mediterranean getaway. Puglia is a treasure trove of art, history, and nature. A land of sun and hospitality, you won’t believe your eyes. In Puglia you’ll find enchanted landscapes surrounding historic towns and cities of art. Romanesque and Baroque cathedrals and monuments frame town squares as they stand… Read More Depart to Puglia, Italy for eight days
Clients are always asking my opinion. When it comes to almost everything in life, I try to be as practical as possible… I said try. Away luggage makes it easy. In an unofficial pole of travel colleagues, Away luggage was the clear favorite. It is not the most luxurious, but it is a fan favorite… Read More Product Review: Away Luggage
Day 1. Ha Noi Arrival A city of lakes, parks and colonial mansions, Ha Noi retains much of its historical charm and, with an eclectic mix of Asian tempo and French refinement, Vietnam’s capital is a city to be savoured. The labyrinthine streets of Ha Noi’s Old Quarter are the ideal place in which to… Read More Vietnam & Thailand, for the adventurous
DAY 1. Arrival at CDG Airport HALF-DAY PARIS DISCOVERY TOUR – With your driver and with your personal guide you will start the day with a quick briefing which will highlight what you may like in order to create in a few minutes a tailor made tour which will suit your real interests. For instance, we… Read More Discover Paris, Provence & Côte d’Azur
I love working with my honeymooners, especially on unique excursions that balance active adventure with romantic relaxation. Check out this client’s honeymoon! Day 1: Osaka Arrival The historical commercial capital of Japan, Osaka is Japan’s third largest metropolis and it has been the economic powerhouse of the Kansai region for centuries. Osaka first gained prominence… Read More Japan, a unique honeymoon adventure