The Two Sides of Maui

Escapes: Maui The Two Sides of Maui By:Hilary Latos  In Hawaiian mythology, the elepaio, aka the Hawaiian Flycatcher, was thought to be the incarnation of Lea, the legendary goddess of canoe makers. Through the bird’s flight patterns she guided the canoe makers through the Koa forests to select the right trees to transform into canoes.…

Ama Waterways

By: Hillary Latos AmaWaterways’ luxury ships are among the newest of the European river cruisers operating today. The ships have staterooms equipped with flat-screen TVs and Internet, balconies on the top two decks, whirlpool, and free bicycles on board for exploration once ashore, giving passengers the freedom to explore towns and villages on their own.…

wellness valley

Welcome to Italy’s Wellness Valley

By Kristen Oliveri. When Americans think of Italy, they quite possibly think of one thing: food. But those mindful Italians behind the Wellness Valley are changing the way tourists can visit and play in their beautiful country and that doesn’t center around pasta, cheese or vino.   Nerio Alesssandri, the founder and president of Technogym…

Escapes: Sunset at the Palms

Tranquility at its Finest By Josh Estrin. For many travelers the concept of an all-inclusive resort brings to mind vivid images of buffet food enveloped in a swarm of winged wildlife, drinks with only a hint of alcohol, strategically hidden extra charges, and an overall commitment on the part of the destination to embrace mediocrity as…

Voyages of Discovery

When you choose to cruise with Voyages of Discovery you are choosing to discover the world your way and setting sail on the adventure of a lifetime. We have created journeys that you’ll never forget to incredible destinations all over the world, from exotic and tropical shores to ancient and historic ports. Wherever you go,…

Grand Fiesta Americana – Coral Beach

The Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancun has one purpose: To transport you to a state of sublime contentment. Our impeccable service has earned the Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancun the prestigious Five Diamond award, and garnered accolades from Travel + Leisure and Condé Nast Traveler as one of Mexico’s best resorts. Here, you’ll…

Coconut Bay St. Lucia

Situated on 85 acres, Coconut Bay Beach Resort & Spa offers two worlds in one along Saint Lucia’s exotic south coast. Located only five minutes from the international airport, this award-winning resort features: 250 air-conditioned rooms, 4 restaurants, 6 bars, 5 pools, complete fitness center, tennis and basketball courts, full service salon and oceanfront spa,…

Antigua Blue Waters

Tranquility at Antigua’s Blue Waters

Bt Lavanya Sunkara.   With Caribbean-infused, spacious villas and private pools overlooking aqua-green waters, Antigua’s Blue Waters Resort is the ideal getaway for families and groups. A quick JetBlue flight brings you to the island where 365 stunning beaches await. Among the resort’s villas spread over 17 acres, including the modern Cove Suites and Pelican…

Caribbean Sophistication

Caribbean Sophistication

  Located on the tiny island of Anguilla between the beaches of Barnes and Meads bays, the 40-acre Viceroy hotel is probably the most modern of all hotels located on the island. Opened in 2009, the Viceroy offers a chilled out, barefoot elegance feel with an upscale and extremely posh look. There are 166 rooms…