Romantic Journeys Near and Far

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Romantic Travel

Tips for Western Caribbean travel

Tips for Western Caribbean travel

Feb 24, 2015 | No Comments

The Caribbean means different things to different people. To some, it’s a place to bask under sunny skies as you relax beneath a palm tree, sipping your favorite cocktail. To others, it’s a place to fulfill an endless fascination with water sports. Others still enjoy floating from island to island on a cruise liner, when all you have to do is show up.

Inveraray Castle – Downton Abbey’s real Duneagle

Inveraray Castle – Downton Abbey’s real Duneagle

Feb 22, 2015 | No Comments

Downton Abbey’s Duneagle Castle, setting for the season three finale of this wildly popular show, took place in Scotland at the real life Inveraray Castle, a place where I recently payed a visit. Inveraray Castle, the seat of the Duke of Argyll, head of the Campbell Clan, is located in an idyllic spot — on the north-west border of Loch Fyne amid some of the Highlands’ most impressive scenery.

Paradores – Spain’s Historic Hotels

Paradores – Spain’s Historic Hotels

Feb 16, 2015 | No Comments

Many peoples’ visions of vacations in Spain are overwhelmed by crowded beaches, partying teenagers and being harassed on Las Ramblas in Barcelona. The Paradores hotels rewrite all these preconceptions – the group of truly unique properties scattered across Spain’s rural, unspoilt regions and towns introduce visitors to a history-rich Spain.

Legends of the Tower of London

Legends of the Tower of London

Feb 15, 2015 | No Comments

The gloomy weather was the perfect setting for a visit to this stone-walled fortress that William the Conqueror began to construct in the 1070s. After all, it is the scene of murder, mystery and beheadings. Yes, it also houses the Crown Jewels, but the stories of the people who lived, loved and died here can be much more interesting than valuable gems.

Sandals LaSource Grenada

Sandals LaSource Grenada

Feb 14, 2015 | No Comments

Sandals La Source Grenada is the newest of the Sandals resorts, and one of the most luxurious. It also tends to be more expensive than say, Sandals Grande Antigua, but when it comes to the rooms, this resort goes all out: it has all of the top suites that Sandals offers, including the rondovals, and it is the only Sandals resort that has the magnificent skypool suites.

Sandals St. Lucia:  Stay at one, play at three

Sandals St. Lucia: Stay at one, play at three

Feb 13, 2015 | No Comments

Sandals has three resorts on the island of St. Lucia. While it’s wonderful to have a selection to choose from on this stunning island, it can be difficult to decide which of the three is best suited for you. To help you get a feel for the vibe at each of these resorts, I’ll write an overview of each below.

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