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Travel Inspiration: Cambodia: Southeast Asia’s Shy Soul

Travel Inspiration: Cambodia: Southeast Asia’s Shy Soul

Cambodia, a country that for a generation kept out of the limelight, has recently emerged. Today, she proves herself to be a jewel in Southeast Asia’s crown. Like much of the country, the capital of Phnom Penh is in the midst of a reawakening, welcoming foreigners to come experience her wonders. Angkor Wat, perhaps the [...]
Travel Inspiration: A Dream of Indochine: Vietnam

Travel Inspiration: A Dream of Indochine: Vietnam

Surprising Vietnam, millennia old. This country is forward-looking but holds tight to the past. Come discover for yourself the quiet revelry of this part of Southeast Asia on a fantastic journey through Vietnam. Begin in Hanoi, Vietnam, our gateway to the Southeast Asian peninsula. Vietnam surprises most American visitors. Whatever the expectations, the reality is [...]
Travel Inspiration: All Aboard. A Luxury Train Journey Through Scotland.

Travel Inspiration: All Aboard. A Luxury Train Journey Through Scotland.

Riding Royal Scotsman, a Belmond Train, is one of those pinch-me moments. Ranking among the world’s most luxurious trains, the mahogany-clad cars marry Edwardian elegance with the comforts of a country house. Ten intricately designed carriages, including the sublime Bamford Spa, form a palace on wheels… your home as you traverse Scotland on a three-day [...]
Travel Inspiration: Fact & Fancy. Ireland Done Right.

Travel Inspiration: Fact & Fancy. Ireland Done Right.

The Irish have always been superb story tellers, creating, over generations, the myths and martyrs for which they are so well loved. Stories have poured forth from the Emerald Island as freely and as easily as stout in her pubs. Remember, James Joyce was an Irishman. Ireland herself is a thing of beauty, a place [...]
Travel Inspiration: Colombia. The Next Undiscovered Frontier.

Travel Inspiration: Colombia. The Next Undiscovered Frontier.

Welcome to Colombia, crowning the northern coast of South America between Venezuela, Ecuador, and Peru. Colombia is the next undiscovered frontier. Hardly surprising; her history stretches back far, far before the conquistadors (think 10,000 B.C.). Colonial remnants tell much of the story. And the dynamic city of Medellín has recently morphed into one of the [...]
Travel Inspiration: A Safari in East Africa

Travel Inspiration: A Safari in East Africa

You’ve come for the wildest wildlife, and East Africa won’t disappoint. Kenya’s magnificent Masai Mara and its vast neighbor in Tanzania, the Serengeti, are populated with creatures easy to spot on the treeless expanse. Ngorongoro Crater is a veritable microcosm of East Africa’s fauna. Tarangire is famous for its elephants. At Lewa and Ol Pejeta, [...]
Travel Inspiration: Essential Morocco

Travel Inspiration: Essential Morocco

Morocco intrigues, seduces, enthralls. We suggest you step back in time—drawing inspiration from our 11-day sample travel itinerary to Casablanca, Rabat, Fez, Volubilis, Meknes, and Marrakech. If you have more time, immerse yourself in the Sahara Desert. Spend some quality down time at Richard Branson’s Kasbah Tamadot in the Atlas Mountains. Consider a visit to [...]