April 29, 2020

LOOKING BACK AS A WAY FORWARD

I’ve been recently thinking about a May 2002 trip to Italy. It was my first European visit after 9/11, and my first EVER trip to Italy. […]
April 10, 2020

BEAUTIFUL BELIZE

I wanted to give you a few impressions about our fabulous trip to Belize before the memories fade. Bottom line: thank you for setting up such […]
March 5, 2020

PATAGONIA PERFECT

It was a really good trip, amazing scenery and we lucked out on the weather. Patagonia Camp was awesome!!! We loved the yurts, double sink in […]
February 11, 2020

AN AFRICAN SAFARI:  A SURPRISE TO THE SENSES

I brought my eyes and ears, nose and taste buds on my East Africa safari vacation. Using your five senses on a trip of a lifetime […]
January 31, 2020

AMAZING ELEPHANTS

Lake Manyara National Park is an often overlooked destination in Tanzania, generally a quick drive-by on the northern safari circuit. Situated between Tarangire National Park and […]
January 22, 2020

HANG TIME IN HAWAII

Thanks again for your help booking and planning this trip. We loved it! The catamaran/snorkeling trip with Sea Maui was top notch.  The crew was very […]
January 10, 2020

PORTUGAL WITH A PERSONAL TOUCH

It was an absolutely amazing trip!  We have never splurged on a private driver before, and that was one of the best investments in this trip.  […]
January 3, 2020

A STRESS FREE FAMILY TRIP TO VIETNAM

Our trip truly was amazing! The kids were champs, and I think we’ve given at least one of them the travel bug. Despite a lot of […]
December 5, 2019

TRAVELING WITH KIDS MADE EASY

As a former kindergarten teacher, I have had many parents tell me that they are waiting to take a vacation until their kids get a little […]
December 17, 2014

PHOTOGRAPHING MEMORIES

I love to travel. It builds strong and special memories, and taking photos while you enjoy your adventures reinforces those special memories for years. Travel photography […]
August 28, 2014

WARM WEATHER WINTER RESPITES

A week ago I read an article in which the Farmer’s Almanac, the familiar, 223-year-old chronicler of climate, folksy advice and fun facts, is predicting a […]
October 16, 2013

TWO THUMBS UP FOR OFF SEASON TRAVEL

Truth be told, I don’t really like to travel to a destination or location when the ‘whole world’ is there. Give me off season, locals and […]
May 26, 2013

JAMAICA DEBRIEF

Sixteen years ago nearly to date, my husband (then boyfriend of about seven months) and I first visited Jamaica. I’ve just returned from my 5th visit to […]
March 9, 2013

CARIBBEAN TRAVEL TRENDS

This past Wednesday, as snowy Storm Saturn passed through the mid-Atlantic, most of us should have been so lucky to be napping under a swaying palm […]
October 28, 2012

POST SANDY, ALL IS WELL AND GOOD IN NEGRIL

Hurricane Sandy brushed by Negril, on the west end of Jamaica, just a bit of rain and wind. For my clients who love Couples Negril, that’s […]
August 6, 2012

BOBSLEDDING IN JAMAICA

Our recent family vacation, at Beaches Boscobel, near Ocho Rios, Jamaica was wonderful.  A perfect retreat from Charlottesville during the dog days of summer. Honestly, it […]
June 21, 2012

HAPPY SUMMER DAYS

Summer has arrived! And on its first, and longest, day I want to remind you- as I am constantly reminding myself– that life is short. Thus, […]

IN STORE HOURS: Monday–Friday 12–5.

AVAILABLE by appointment mornings, evenings & Saturdays.

ONLINE STORE open 24/7, receive a $10 gift card when you select CURBSIDE pickup.

Got it!
X