A Popular Pair

A Popular Pair

Peanut butter & jelly. Milk & cookies. London & Paris. Some things just go together naturally! And visiting the two cities in one trip could not be easier, with a quick, fun train ride through the Chunnel in between. Read on for Ashley and Jared’s...
Bali Bliss

Bali Bliss

Alicia and Jay have worked with me on several trips now, and they are always so much fun to collaborate with. They are adventurous and enthusiastic travelers who dive into a new destination with complete joy. But, I’ll admit, I was feeling a little bit of...
A First-Timer’s Feedback

A First-Timer’s Feedback

My friend Clare recently asked me to help arrange a family trip to Italy — for her and her husband, and their high-school-age son, visiting her older son who is spending a semester in Florence. It was their first trip to Europe, and they had an ambitious...
Travel moments that touch your soul

Travel moments that touch your soul

I’m still trying to absorb today’s news about the fire at Notre Dame, and the potentially-devastating damage to a building that is not only an historical and religious treasure, but the literal heart of the city of Paris. My husband and I sat at the dinner table...
Riding the Rails in Switzerland

Riding the Rails in Switzerland

Usha and Mark just returned from a fabulous trip to Switzerland where — armed with an 8-day Swiss Travel Pass that gave them unlimited use of the local trains, buses, and boats, as well as free admission to hundreds of museums — they were able to cover a...
You Can’t Instagram Fiji

You Can’t Instagram Fiji

I mean, obviously, you {can} but it’s never going to capture the real essence of the islands, and what it means to visit Fiji. Everyone knows Tahiti and Bora Bora are the social media queens.  They have all the right camera angles and lighting… the IG-worthy overwater...
From Dublin to the Wild Atlantic Way

From Dublin to the Wild Atlantic Way

Clients often struggle with how to explore Ireland, when they don’t want to be “tied down” with an escorted bus tour, and don’t want the stress of having to drive themselves (on the wrong side of the road). It’s tough, because so much of...
A Delicious Adventure

A Delicious Adventure

Kendra and Shad honeymooned in Italy, in the Cinque Terre, and wanted a first anniversary trip with a similar mix of scenery, outdoorsy activities, and great food…but without the sweltering Mediterranean heat that had plagued them in Italy. They are independent,...
It’s All About The Details

It’s All About The Details

Judging from the trip report below, Mia and Matt clearly loved their Italian honeymoon! But here’s what jumps out at me the most  —  the things that they’ll remember forever (the things that make or break the overall experience) are NOT the hotels. ...