Travel

Issue #2: West Lake Journey to Four Seasons Hangzhou

Issue #2: West Lake Journey to Four Seasons Hangzhou

To visit the incredible Four Seasons Hangzhou, guests usually arrive by taxi or private car. On a recent visit, I rethought this approach. Why shouldn’t the trip be worth the reward? I chose instead to begin at the legendary West Lake. An iconic and inspirational […]

Issue #2: Philanthropy: Lambano Sanctuary & Dr Pavlou Foundation

Issue #2: Philanthropy: Lambano Sanctuary & Dr Pavlou Foundation

In Gauteng, South Africa a team of twenty dedicated medically trained staff provide full-time care for children who live with life-limiting HIV and other threatening illnesses. Theirs is a calling of dedication and sacrifice to ensure the quality of treatment provided is the best that […]

Issue #1: Maharajahs’ Express: India’s Luxury Train Adventure

Issue #1: Maharajahs’ Express: India’s Luxury Train Adventure

Enjoying resurgence in popularity, excursion travel by luxury train is on everyone’s radar this year. Far from intimidating, travel by train offers the traveler a fresh angle to view the passing world. From the air, one experiences the topographical view of the landscape. From the sea, one […]

Issue #1: Aramara Restaurant * Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita

Issue #1: Aramara Restaurant * Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita

With seven dining options available at the Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita, we found ourselves gravitating daily towards Aramara Restaurant. The ocean views were so inviting and the menu so easily veganized. Meaning ‘sacred place by the ocean’ in native Huichol, Aramara combines contemporary Asian […]

The Venetian in Las Vegas: Business and Pleasure

The Venetian in Las Vegas: Business and Pleasure

When Las Vegas beckons with her shiny lights, glittering trinkets, and golden palaces, it takes a woman of great strength to look the other way. But she is not me. I love Vegas with all its trappings. Knowing my business is taking me into the […]

Four Seasons Punta Mita Resort: Hidden Treasure of Solitude

Four Seasons Punta Mita Resort: Hidden Treasure of Solitude

Having always been a city girl through and through, making the decision to get-away to a luxury resort on the ocean, was a difficult one. For years most of my travel has been to cosmopolitan havens of cool. Destinations have always been for business with […]

Robots, Snorkeling, and Deep Arctic Exploration

Robots, Snorkeling, and Deep Arctic Exploration

Named after Sedna, the goddess of the ocean in Inuit lore and the mother of all marine mammals, this experiential Arctic ocean outreach program for Inuit youth and Elders will take place in Qausuittuq (Resolute) and Mittimatalik (Pond Inlet). This is where Sedna’s sea women […]

2018’s Top Travel Hit List for Satisfying Wanderlust

2018’s Top Travel Hit List for Satisfying Wanderlust

With the lineup of ‘places to go next’ growing by the minute, deciding on your next trip can be a challenge. To help you along, take a boo at the list that my friends at Bannikin Travel & Tourism have created! Travel the Archipelago of […]

Travel the World with Forero’s Luggage

Travel the World with Forero’s Luggage

Nestled along the tiny, tree-lined West 41st Avenue in Kerrisdale, the elegant Faubourg Paris café serves up delicate macarons, hand-crafted pastries and incredible butter-drenched croissants. It’s here that businesswoman Mabel Forero sips an aromatic loose-leaf tea blend from the renowned Maison Mariage Frères and contemplates […]

Whistler Ice Caves in the Afternoon

Whistler Ice Caves in the Afternoon

For world travelers and thrill seekers the mere mention of Kamchatka, Skaftafell, Dobšinská, and Mýrdalsjökull elicits gasps and instant recognition that you are a true connoisseur of adventure travel. For those mesmerized by west coast nature and relish every opportunity to source (and be the first to enjoy) an unspoiled […]