Zen in Zihuatanejo: Relaxation and Rejuvenation Await

by Selena Swartzfager on June 18, 2024

“I hope the Pacific is as blue as it has been in my dreams.” -Red from Shawshank Redemption.   A lesser known location for luxury travel in Mexico, located on the lower west coast in the...

Discover the Heart of Southeast Louisiana: Explore the SELA Gumbo Group’s Rich History, Culture, and Cuisine on a Road Trip from New Orleans to Baton Rouge

by Chris Phillips & Tracy Gonzales on June 17, 2024

New Orleans, a city known for its vibrant culture, rich history, and delectable cuisine, is home to the Southeast Louisiana Gumbo Group (SELA Gumbo). This dynamic community celebrates the diverse heritage and unique flavors of...

Luxury on the Emerald Coast: Bal Harbour Shops Pop Up in Sandestin

by Wendi Baird on June 14, 2024

The white sand beaches and turquoise waters of South Walton, Florida, are known for their laid-back charm, but this summer, a touch of Miami's high-end glamour has arrived in the form of the Bal Harbour...

3 Ways to Restore Yourself While Staying at VIDA Cayman

by Martin Ramirez on June 11, 2024

It takes a visionary to design the perfect getaway that breathes life back into your soul. And that’s exactly what VIDA Cayman does.  Nestled in Barkers Beach on the Western tip of Grand Cayman, this...

The Comeback Coast – Fort Myers Beach, Florida

by Kim Weiss on June 6, 2024

Some people kiss the ground when they land in Jerusalem. Others do the same in Mecca. After decades of living in Florida and relocating from sea level to 7000 feet, I nearly fell to my...

17 Items to Make Summer Packing Easier

by Marika Flatt on June 5, 2024

As a travel writer of nearly 22 years, I stopped checking a bag in 2017 for many reasons … let me count the ways. Waiting at the luggage carousel for 15+ minutes to retrieve my...

4 “It” Resorts in Scottsdale, Arizona

by Brook Benten on May 21, 2024

Scottsdale, Arizona, is a map dot for some of the best spas, golf courses and hotels in the world. These gems dazzle in rare ways. Being a city known for its opulence, there are dozens...

An Unforgettable Vacation in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

by Leean Vargas on May 14, 2024

Whether for a honeymoon, girls trip, romantic getaway, trip with the fam, or an I-just need-to-get-out-of-Texas-trip, an unforgettable vacation at Vista Encantada awaits you.  Check out from reality and check into a sanctuary of elegance...