Here are some destinations we LOVE! Use this for INSPIRATION and get an idea of where you want to go next. All of our journeys are custom designed, so take a look and see if anything grabs your interest!
The Napa Valley is home to some of the finest wines in the world. A short drive from San Francisco, here you will find luxury hotels with award winning spas, countless five star dining options and unmatched views of never-ending vineyards. Hop aboard the Napa Wine Train, arrange private tastings or admire the views from a hot air balloon ride over the vineyards.
New York City
The city that never sleeps, filled with entertainment at every turn. New York City offers a plethora of museums, shopping, sightseeing and entertainment options. Take in a Broadway show, stroll the paths in Central Park, taste a new cuisine or cruise to Ellis Island. A cultural mecca for those who want to explore, enrich their lives and experience what big city living is like.
With six unique island experiences to choose from, Hawaii has something for everyone. Beaches with multicolored sand, ideal waves for surfing and peaks perfect for hiking to watch the sunrise. Catch a glimpse of Hawaiian culture at a luau, learn more about US history at Pearl Harbor or relax by a tranquil pool sipping drinks made with fresh pineapple. Aloha!
A paradise for outdoorsy travelers, Alaska offers several exciting activities on both land and sea. Head to Denali National Park for wildlife viewing, go hiking on a glacier and or enjoy watersports like kayaking. Try a sled dog ride, go whale watching or learn about the rich Alaskan culture. For amazing coastal views we definitely recommend checking out a cruise.
If you are a skier, there is no place better than the Rockies. Spend your days carving up the slopes then return to one of the numerous luxury resorts to dine on bison steaks and soothe your muscles at the spa. In the warmer months, the snow melts to reveal perfect conditions for hiking, biking, fishing and more. We love the charming villages of Vail, Park City and Aspen.
An ideal winter getaway, Arizona's temperatures are warm enough to enjoy outdoor activities in January. Home to multiple championship golf courses, luxury spa & wellness resorts in the desert and a host of national parks. Go to play, stay, visit the Grand Canyon and get rid of those winter weather blues. Check out Sedona, Tucson or Scottsdale.
A favorite! View the excitement of the big five in Kruger National Park, staying in ultra-luxurious tented camps. Visit Cape Town to hike Table Mountain, go wine tasting in Stellenbosch and explore the Cape of Good Hope. Drive the Garden Route discovering small surf towns and unforgettable landscapes. The ultimate adventure of a lifetime you will never forget.
An archipelago of islands in the Indian Ocean, the Seychelles is home to postcard perfect beaches, lush mountain forests and a collection of wildlife. Snorkel with sea turtles, spot rare birds or ride a bike around the tiny island of La Digue. With a variety of luxury resorts featuring villas & plunge pools, you can find your magical place among the palm trees and granite boulders.
For a taste of Northern Africa, Morocco is at the top of the list. Admire the unique architecture and old neighborhoods of Fes, visit a traditional marketplace in Marrakech, or take a day trip to the desert for a camel or dune buggy excursion. Stay in an old palace turned luxury resort complete with gardens, pools and spas. Your cultural awakening awaits.
Considered the ultimate in romantic getaways, Bora Bora is home to the fabulous overwater bungalow. The views of Mt. Otemanu, a lush dormant volcano can be seen while relaxing on your private terrace or the beautiful sand beaches. Although the turquoise waters are primed for scuba diving and watersports, you may decide to take this one easy and relax under the palm trees.
A paradise for thrill seekers and adventurers, New Zealand's North and South islands are filled with exhilarating activities, enticing landscapes and just the right amount of relaxing options. Golfers will love the challenging courses, movie buffs will be excited to visit Hobbiton and adrenaline junkies will have to bungee jump. Just don't forget the wine & geothermal spas.
SO much excitement! Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef, climb the Sydney Harbor Bridge or walk the base of Uluru and learn about aboriginal culture. Get to know unique wildlife like kangaroos and koalas, drive the Great Ocean Road for stunning views, then hop over to the Whitsundays for a few relaxing beach days. An amazing trip definitely worth your travel time.
Known for their beautiful beaches as well as a rich Spanish history, Puerto Rico is the perfect balance of adventure and relaxation. Explore the old walled city of San Juan, view seaside fortresses by jet ski or take a hike in the rainforest of El Yunque. Spend perfect days by the pool or on one of the many gorgeous beaches. An easily accessible destination, as it's part of the US.
The perfect blend of France & the Caribbean, St Barts offers a laid back approach to luxury. Dotted with high end restaurants, designer shops and trendy beach clubs as well as a harbor filled with stunning yachts. Villa rentals are common although the luxury resorts are hard to pass up. Rent a car to explore the island's history and white sand beaches.
With stunningly tranquil aqua waters, a constant trade wind and a location outside the hurricane belt, it's no wonder visitors of Aruba come back year after year. Offering fantastic restaurants, casinos and flawless beaches as well as the option for adventure in the water or on land. Visit the National Park by 4x4, take a sunset sail or find a beach bar for happy hour on this happy island.
Mexico & Canada
Cabo San Lucas
At the end of the Baja peninsula, Cabo has numerous resort options for your getaway. Take a day trip to the desert to ride ATVs, charter a boat for a view of the Arch and Lover's Beach or learn how they make (and taste!) tequila. Lounge poolside while indulging in the best tacos and guacamole you've ever had then head downtown to checkout the bar nightlife.
Known for their sprawling all-inclusive resorts and long stretches of white sand beach, this area of Mexico is perfect for families, honeymooners or groups of friends looking for a getaway. Take day trips to see ancient temples & ruins, snorkel in sea caves or swim with dolphins. A popular place for yoga & wellness retreats as well as family reunions.
This west coast seaport city in British Columbia has a thriving art & design scene, trendy bars along the waterfront and is a short ride from North America's biggest ski resort. In the summer, stroll through Stanley Park and admire local artists creations. In the winter, bundle up and take on Whistler's 8,000 acres of ski terrain including 16 alpine bowls.
A destination for history fans, Russia has plenty of political & cultural history, as well as unique architecture to ogle. Visit St. Petersburg to see world famous ballet, walk through Red Square in Moscow from the Kremlin to colorful Saint Basil's Cathedral and stroll through countless museums or former palaces. Outside the cities, enjoy nature's lakes, ski mountains and more.
With dramatic landscapes, beautiful beaches and bustling cities, Thailand has it all. Visit Buddhist temples in mountainous Chiang Mai and experience energetic night markets in Bangkok. For jaw dropping beaches, head to the islands of Phi Phi, Ko Samui and Phuket, or Krabi for phenomenal views of Phra Nang Bay. And the food... so good!
Experience the super interesting Japanese culture! Discover Sumo wrestling or Samurai history in Tokyo and then visit a traditional garden shrine filled with cherry blossom trees. Visit Kyoto to catch a glimpse of a geisha, stroll the bamboo forest and admire the unique architecture. With both beaches and ski mountains there is plenty to experience.
Latin & South America
With a rich Colombian culture and tons of history, Cartagena is a must visit city in South America. Explore the historic walled city along the sea and walk the cobblestone streets while admiring the colorful architecture and stunning churches. Take a day trip to nearby beach islands known for snorkeling on coral reefs or relax poolside at one of many luxury hotels.
One of the most biodiverse destinations in the world. Explore Arenal Volcano National Park, hike through jungles, swim in majestic waterfalls and bask in the warm sun on empty beaches. Enjoy activities like zip-lining, horseback riding, canyoning and surfing. Keep a look out for wildlife like toucans, monkeys, sloths and sea turtles or whales on the coast. Get in touch with your ecological side!
Another destination for the outdoor adventurer, this region in Argentina & Chile is an untamed frontier full of excitement in the Andes Mountains. Challenging hikes offer gorgeous vistas of relatively untouched beauty, with camping, fishing and mountain biking also very popular. Head south to see a penguin colony or depart for your journey to Antarctica.
Italy is filled with gorgeous sights and regions, but the Amalfi Coast is one of the best! Colorful seaside cliff towns overlook a blue ocean lined with caves to explore. Charter a boat to get the best views from the water and cruise to the island of Capri for a day experience. Indulge in amazing foods, wine and finish off your meal with some local Limoncello.
Known for their medieval villages, chocolate and finely made watches, Switzerland is a beautiful country to visit filled with serene lakes, alpine mountains and modern cities. In the summer, hike through flower filled fields or visit Lake Geneva. In the winter, ski the Alps and stay in a charming village like Zermatt, where you have views of the Matterhorn.
With rich history, stunning landscapes and a culture focused on the sea, Portugal has so much to discover. Go Port wine tasting in the Duoro Valley, check out the gorgeous beaches of Algarve and get lost on the streets of Lisbon. Taste local dishes like Cod, explore old churches or spend time doing outdoor activities like hiking, surfing or golf.
One of the most popular new vacation spots, Iceland is a country filled with dramatic landscapes and adventures. Hike glaciers & volcanoes, discover ice caves or relax in one of many hot springs (like the famous Blue Lagoon). Wander the peaceful streets of Reykjavik, learn about Viking culture or plan your trip to see the magical Aurora Borealis light up the sky.
With large cities and small villages to explore, Germany is the perfect destination for history and culture. Visit the countryside to see historic castles and unique architecture, drink a traditional Bavarian beer in Munich or revel at the art scene in Berlin. Check out a Christmas market, hike in one of the national parks or travel to WWII sites for a deeper look at history.
The city of light and love, Paris evokes a sense of ease and romanticism making it a favorite of travelers. Sights like the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre and the Champs-Elysees are a must, but there is so much more! Roam manicured gardens, watch the world go by from a sidewalk café and get lost down side streets nibbling on pastries while admiring the ornate architecture.
A trip to the Highlands of Scotland can be filled with history, mystery and adventure. Learn of the legendary myths including a visit to Loch Ness, play a round at the birthplace of golf- the Old Course at St. Andrews, admire grand castles and learn how Scotch is made. Take a train trip across the majestic landscape and explore cities built centuries ago.
The ultimate destination for sun soaked coastal towns, island hopping and delving into ancient history. Party at a beach club in Mykonos, explore ancient ruins in Athens or stay in the whitewashed buildings of Santorini with sublime views of the sunset. Also consider checking out one of the less mainstream islands for a laid back holiday packed with culture.
With diverse regions known for their art, wine, beaches and mountains, Spain has something for everyone. Visit the cities of Barcelona and Madrid to see impressive cathedrals, thriving cultural scenes and unique architecture. Relax or party on the spectacular beaches of the Balearic or Canary Islands or head north to the Rioja region for a getaway to wine country.