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Eurostar Launches London-Amsterdam Service

Eurostar has announced a new direct route from London to Amsterdam and Rotterdam, which will launch on April 4. Tickets will go on sale from February 20, with the inaugural service taking place on the same day. The route travels direct from St Pancras station to Amsterdam and Rotterdam in around three hours. There will be two trains per day …

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For Lovers Only

Luxuriously romantic, stretching along a secluded beach, El Dorado Maroma, a spa resort by Karisma, is Mexico’s premier adults-only resort. Located in the heart of the Riviera Maya, the resort’s Palafitos-Overwater Bungalows, a cluster of exclusive, private bungalows sitting right over the turquoise waters of Maroma Beach, are the only overwater bungalows in the region. Watch the sun rise and …

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Family, Go West!

We had a great response to our Vacation Spotlight featuring “Horseback Riding in Ecuador” two weeks ago, but readers kept asking for an equestrian vacation closer to home…So, saddle up!… An authentic horse and cattle ranch in the Rocky Mountain foothills, Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch has been family owned and operated since 1946. Rated among the “Top Ten Colorado Dude …

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Wellness Travel Comes of Age

When 600+ wellness experts from 40+ nations gather to debate the future of wellness, a uniquely insightful and global view of trends unfolds. That’s what transpired at the recent Global Wellness Summit (GWS), which brought together leaders from the travel, spa, beauty, fitness, nutrition, technology, medical and architecture worlds. Now, the organization released their top wellness trends for 2018 (and beyond). The group took …

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New Small Luxury Hotels of the World

Whether you’re a corporate traveler looking for a perfect base for a business meeting, or a luxury traveler looking for a new favorite vacation spot, there is something for everyone with this month’s new Small Luxury Hotels of the World members. The Adelphi Hotel: Saratoga Springs, New York State (Pictured above.) Victorian splendour meets cool elegance at this revitalised hotel in …

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Travel Guide: Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

The 2018 PyeongChang Winter Games will begin on February 9, 2018, with the closing ceremonies happening on February 25, 2018. In between there will be 102 events in seven different sports with the sports being divided between 15 different disciplines. Pyeongchang is located some 80 miles east of the country’s capital, Seoul, and about 60 miles south of the Demilitarized Zone …

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National Geographic Traveler’s 2018 Best of the World

National Geographic Traveler magazine revealed the 2018 Best of the World, its annual list of the 21 must-see destinations to visit in the year ahead. Traveler editors selected their top picks for places in three key categories- Cities, Culture, and Nature. The results are in the December/January 2018 issue of Traveler magazine, now available on newsstands. “The No. 1 question …

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Top Thanksgiving Destinations

For the third year in a row, New York City and Cancun are this year’s most popular domestic and international destinations for Thanksgiving among Americans, according to Allianz Global Assistance’s “Top 10 Thanksgiving Destination Report”. The company reviewed more than 4.5 million plans made by Americans for travel during Thanksgiving (between November 18, 2017 and November 28, 2017). The top 10 …

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Conde Nast Readers Speak

Conde Nast Traveler announced the results of its 30th annual Readers’ Choice Awards, ranking the best hotels, resorts, cities, islands, airlines, airports, and cruise lines in the world. Over 300,000 readers submitted millions of ratings and tens of thousands of comments, voting on a record-breaking 7,320 hotels and resorts, 610 cities, 225 islands, 468 cruise ships, 158 airlines, and 195 …

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Millennial Cruising in Paris

The first of U by Uniworld’s millennial-focused river cruise ships, The B, debuted in Paris over the weekend for a preview cruise along France’s Seine River aimed at giving agents and social media influencers a sneak peek at the product. U by Uniworld was developed by Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection as the first river cruise brand aimed at millennials …