Smart And Savvy Travel

Mexico’s First Over-Water Bungalows Scheduled to Open Soon!

For years the industry standard has been: “Over-water bungalow?  We will have to send you to the South Pacific for that…” Finally US travelers will have a closer option!  El Dorado Maroma, an adults-only all-inclusive Karisma resort located in Riviera Maya on Mexico’s Caribbean coast, will begin accepting reservations now for bookings starting in September […]

Minneapolis Traveler’s New “Escape Lounge”

Minneapolis – St. Paul Airport debuted an exciting new option for travelers this week.  Escape Lounges opened a $2 million lounge spanning over 5,000 square feet inside Terminal 1.  The lounge, a relaxing way to spend time waiting on a layover or pre-departure, will be open to all passengers regardless of the airlines they’re flying with. Key […]

We’ve Planned Your Next Year…. Intrepid Travel’s Ultimate 365-Day Adventure

“The Ultimate 365-Day Adventure is a nonstop, no-holds-barred, year-long journey that spans almost the entire globe. Guests travel from the jungles of South East Asia all the way to the ice-covered Antarctic Peninsula.” With a $75,000 price tag, this adventure isn’t for the price-conscious… But considering it includes all of your meals, accommodations, flights and […]

WOW Air to Commence California to Iceland Routes

WOW Air has disrupted Icelandic air travel by offering outrageously low fares from East Coast cities to capitol city Reykjavik.  In big news, they will begin offering flights to West Coast cities next summer, with tickets going on sale in January. Read more with Travel Weekly News.

Tourism Booms in Myanmar

I firsthand experienced Myanmar’s dramatic influx in tourism last year, evidenced by the clear discrepancy in the supply and demand of accommodation.  While the number of visitors has tripled in the past three years, prior strict government laws have hindered growth of the hotels necessary to house all of these tourists.  The results?  It’s hard as hell […]

Imagine a New Way to Experience the World: G Adventures & National Geographic

So excited for this new partnership!  Our clients will love these tours, launching December 15, 2015. “National Geographic has been inspiring the world for more than 125 years through exploration, science, and storytelling. G Adventures changes lives every day through the social and economic power of travel and human connection. Separately, we’ve always had similar values. […]

The NEW World’s Longest Flight

Singapore Airlines is set to reclaim it’s “World’s Longest Flight” title in 2018 with the 19-hour Singapore to New York route.  Be sure to pack a neck pillow for this ultra long haul!  Full Story Here.

The Best of Croatia’s Coast

One of the rising stars of the Mediterranean, Croatia offers everything from laid-back island suntanning to glamorous yachting and club hopping.  Our girl Georgina Chao chronicles the best of the best.

Detour – A new way to tour

User generated tours that lead visitors through a different side of classic destinations, Detour is offering a personal story that accompanies each view. This is a new concept for travelers and locals alike, where location aware audio walks are created by anyone wishing to share their stories and experiences about