Travel

Folio.YVR Issue #2: West Lake Journey to Four Seasons Hangzhou

Folio.YVR 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 […]

Folio.YVR Issue #2: Philanthropy: Lambano Sanctuary & Dr Pavlou Foundation

Folio.YVR 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 […]

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

Folio.YVR 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 […]

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

Folio.YVR 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 […]

EcoLux☆Lifestyle: The Venetian in Las Vegas: Business and Pleasure

EcoLux☆Lifestyle: 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 […]

EcoLux☆Lifestyle: Four Seasons Punta Mita Resort: Hidden Treasure of Solitude

EcoLux☆Lifestyle: 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 […]