Why mid-August is prime time to plan winter holiday travels

Why mid-August is prime time to plan winter holiday travels

The ideal time for End of Year and New Year vacations to be planned and booked is already underway (think Christmas in July!) and to be honest its even a bit late in terms of planning to get the prime venues and events. Continue reading

I only have 24 hours in Prague, how to spend my time?

I only have 24 hours in Prague, how to spend my time?

Prague is an attractive city of beautiful attractions and deep culture, but sadly for whatever circumstance you find yourself with almost no time to see it! Here is a play by play way to experience some of the city’s best food, sites and experiences in a day. Continue reading

50,000 USD a night? How Much is Too Much to spend on a hotel stay?

50,000 USD a night? How Much is Too Much to spend on a hotel stay?

As I was preparing to take a flight from New York to South Africa recently I picked up a magazine touting the best about luxury travel. It contained beautiful penthouses, tropical getaways and the 100 best (and probably most expensive) suites in the whole world. One property stood out above the rest, the Time Warner in New York City whose suite retails generally for 50,000 USD per night! Continue reading

I only have 24 hours in Rome, what to do?

I only have 24 hours in Rome, what to do?

Time spent in Rome is always precious, so if it happens to be a very short visit, although not ideal, there’s no reason to panic. Take a breath and get ready to put on your walking shoes, a lot can be accomplished with the right planning! Continue reading