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A Medieval Past, Gothic-Style Architecture & Aquavit Liquor Are All Part of Trondheim's Charm

Apr 30, 2014  |   Contributor: Terri Marshall

Renowned for its majestic mountains, fabulous fjords and rugged beauty, Norway has attracted adventure lovers for years. While the country’s landscape is truly a treasure, the cities of Norway offer a blend of culture, luxury and extraordinary cuisine.... Read More

Visit Napa County's Less Crowded Town of Yountville for Chandon, Bouchons & Relaxation

Apr 26, 2014  |   Contributor: Lena Katz

Spring is a beautiful time to visit Napa, and if you're in a quandary about where to stay, the small, chic, easily walkable village of Yountville is a great choice. It's not as congested as St. Helena, and there's friendly energy and picture-perfect ambience. With many charming inns and luxury boutique hotels in town, there's a pleasant detachment from reality. It's not unusual to see rock stars and the Mayor hobnobbing at a low-key wine tasting or South American jet-setting visitors strolling down the main street in a toweling robe with a glass of wine in hand.... Read More

Diving & Snorkeling Are Out: These 6 Deep Sea Submarine Tours Are In

Apr 25, 2014  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

Okay, so you’ve traveled the world enough to be over the traditional tours that are offered at each different country, and are probably in need of something a little different on your next adventure. Growing in popularity among travelers is submarine tourism, which isn't a new concept per se, but has picked up speed in the last few years. ... Read More

6 Amazing Spots to Go Snorkeling in the Caribbean

Apr 23, 2014  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

The Caribbean Sea offers a wealth of marine life and coral reefs to explore by snorkeling. But depending on what you’re looking to see, it’s best to know exactly what kind of offerings each destination has before booking your vacation. If you’re in the mood for kissing Stingrays, there’s a place just for you; if you’d rather meander over a 600-foot hole, we’ve got just the spot. These are six cool locations in the Caribbean to fill any snorkeler’s appetite.  ... Read More

3 Kentucky Derby Packages With Access to The In-Track Hospitality Venue & Sunny's Halo Lounge

Apr 23, 2014  |   Contributor: Donald Herrera-Fairbairn

With the Kentucky Derby happening on May 2-3, those heading to Louisville for the occasion can make the most of it and nab one of the stellar packages for the event. Whether it's just the race you're interested in or are looking to check out some of the excellent happenings taking place throughout the city, you can take advantage of The Grandstand Packages (Aqua, Blue and/or Taste of Derby).... Read More

Travcoa Celebrates 60th Birthday With 10-Day Trip Around Peru by Private Plane

Apr 16, 2014  |   Contributor: Donald Herrera-Fairbairn

In celebration of its 60th anniversary, luxury travel company Travcoa has crafted a truly spectacular package to commemorate the occassion. The Incredible Peru by Private Plane 10-day trip is an adventure by jet to view some of the country’s most impressive sights.... Read More

Caballadas in Argentina Promises a Truly Authentic Horseback-Riding Experience

Apr 11, 2014  |   Contributor: Michelle Winner

Whoever said, "Getting there is half the fun,” clearly hasn’t made the trek out to Caballadas, a private estancia located in Northern Patagonia. Over two hours from the airport of San Martin de Los Andes via a mostly dusty unpaved road or five hours from Bariloche Airport, it is only those who know the secret of what is at the end of the journey who make their way there.... Read More

See the Filming Locations for Game of Thrones on This 7-Day Tour of Croatia

Apr 2, 2014  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

I’m willing to bet that if you’ve watched any part of the HBO series Game of Thrones over the past three seasons, then you’re most likely a fan. With the start of Season 4 airing on Sunday, April 6, devotees of the fantasy-novels-turned-TV-show are gearing up for more adventures in the Seven Kingdoms.... Read More

JL's Fashion & Lifestyle Editors Chime in on Our Top Spring Travel Destinations

Apr 1, 2014  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

Spring arrived last week—and we couldn’t be more excited. While summertime is great for sunbathing by the ocean and warm evenings, April-June is all about blossoming flowers, warm days with sweater-wearing nights, and cuddling up by the fire. Since the high-season for travel isn’t fully underway yet, it’s also one of the best times to take a trip.... Read More

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