TVL Leaders

Things to do in Africa Beyond a Safari

Planning a trip to Africa is a big deal!  It’s most likely that the first thing you’ll consider is a safari, but your adventure doesn’t have to


Paradise in the Maldives

The Maldives is the definition of PARADISE. You are surround by turquoise waters, powdery white sand beaches and the most luxurious overwater bungalows. This is the trip you take to

Kelly Westin

A Kindermoon is the Perfect Way to Celebrate

I recently celebrate my daughter’s 5th birthday and kindermoon in California. A KINDERMOON, a celebration vacation before starting kindergarten, is a special way for family to commemorate

TVL Leaders

Applying for TSA PreCheck

Whether you’re flying for business or leisure, the benefits of signing up for TSA PreCheck are even more valuable in today’s travel climate, when you want to minimize the time

Leslie Brown

Luxury Gold on the Emerald Isle

I have traveled to Europe on multiple occasions, but this was my first group tour experience. I enjoyed group travel even more than I could have imagined and

TVL Leaders

Business Travel Returns

Business travel is coming back. According to an October survey by the Global Business Travel Association, 78 percent of travel managers expect the number of business trips

Quark Expeditions

Iceland and Greenland For Northern Lights

The Northern Lights are a natural phenomena that lights up the sky with a stunningly beautiful palette of colors. People travel far and wide to remote destinations,

Quark Expeditions

A Guide to Greenland Sightseeing

Some sightseeing adventures produce a cache of memories to last a lifetime, especially if the sightseeing adventures are in a destination far removed from your everyday life.


Group Travel Tips

Solo travel is easy, right? You go where you want, stay where you want and do what you want. But what happens when you’re going someplace with

Jo Ann Buening

The Story Behind Jo Ann’s Alaska Picks

About 20 years ago, I began promoting travel to Alaska. Each year I would select a specific date and itinerary that I thought was the best; block

Kayla Johnson

Bellissimo Italy!

I had the pleasure of visiting Italy this summer and it was in a word, Bellissimo!  Our family spent two whirlwind nights in Rome and managed to

Krislanny Flores

Christmas Market Beverages

Glühwein, translated to “mulled wine”, is a delicious hot alcoholic drink made from red or white wine as the base and spiced with seasonings. I heard a

Krislanny Flores

Christmas River Cruising

I recently had the opportunity to sail aboard the Emerald Dawn Star Ship through the Rhine and Main River with the itinerary being centered on Europe’s Christmas