Travel Talk

October 2014 Also on Digital Edition

How lucky are we to live just a few hours’ drive from world-renowned Disney World? With more than 100 restaurants to choose from, we narrowed down our top picks:
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by Mary Francis July 2014

19450 State Road 707, Tequesta

Park faces Intracoastal Waterway with 600 feet of beach with lifeguards on duty during park hours. Saltwater fishing is common in the park. Grills are available for picnicking. A playground is near the picnic area for kids.

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May 2014 Also on Digital Edition

If Venice has been on your travel radar, here are three fabulous events to target while enjoying a stay at the AMAN Canal Grande Venice:

• The 14th Architectural Biennale: From June 7 to Nov. 23, celebrate the evolution of national architecture spanning the past century.

• Venice Film Festival on the Lido: Aug. 27 to Sept. 6

• My favorite and truly magical, the Regata Storica: On Sept. 7, see Venice’s famous rowing event with a history of more than 1,000

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by Gloria Stuart April 2014 Also on Digital Edition

Life always seems to have some type of celebration around the corner but this one has the “wow” effect: Think luxurious train, The Royal Scotsman, for that big party instead of the penthouse suite. The Royal Scotsman is available for private hire for journeys of one night or more for up to 36 people, including all meals, drinks and personalized excursions. Continue the journey with golf, whiskey and history – fabulous new itineraries kick off the 2014 season: Play the 2014 Gleneagles Ry

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March 2014 Also on Digital Edition

The Greenbrier, located in White Sulphur Springs in the Allegheny Mountains of West Virginia, is known as “America’s Resort,” welcoming guests since 1778. Along with three golf courses and a golf club, indoor/outdoor tennis, guests-only casino, 40,000-square-foot spa, they’re offering fabulous March weekend special-interest getaways: Antique Treasures Weekend (March 14-16), Art Enthusiast Weekend (March 21-23) and Women’s Weekend (March 27-30).

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February 2014 Also on Digital Edition

Rekindle your romance in the Bahamas with Kamalame Cay’s “Lover’s Island Rendezvous.” This month-long special is the ultimate way to celebrate the romantic holiday. This package includes an intimate picnic lunch for two on a small private island, complimentary snorkel gear and high-speed boat transfers, couple’s massage at Overwater Spa, topped by a private romantic dinner surrounded by tiki torches, sand below your feet and stars above. Three-night packages start at $2,699.

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by Gloria Stuart January 2014 Also on Digital Edition

MIR Corporation is offering an opportunity to experience Siberia’s little-known beautiful and wild side. Its eight-day “Siberian Winter Escapade” tour includes dog sledding, ice fishing and snowmobiling on UNESCO-listed Lake Baikal. Find your spiritual side during a sunrise shaman ceremony at Olkhon Island’s Shaman’s Rock. View the Bronze Age petroglyphs of Sagan-Zaba. Tour 19th-century architecture of Irkutsk, and hearken to a concert of chimes rung by a Russian master bell ringer

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December 2013 Also on Digital Edition

Opt for a more traditional holiday with Jolly Ol’ Father Christmas at London’s Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park special Candlelit Christmas with Harrods Experience, which includes full English breakfast overlooking Hyde Park, Christmas Welcome gift on arrival to include the Harrods 2013 Teddy Bear and a delectable selection of delicious sweet treats by Harrods, VIP ticket to meet Father Christmas at the Harrods Christmas Grotto, and a beautiful Christmas candle by leading London perfumery Ormonde Jayne.

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by Gloria Stuart November 2013 Also on Digital Edition

Love adventure but crave sumptuous surroundings? Adventure-seeking travelers with discerning tastes should be thrilled to hear Silversea Cruises has announced a new expedition vessel. The uber-luxury line’s newest vessel, Silver Discoverer, is scheduled to launch in March 2014. Aboard Silver Discoverer, travelers will be able to explore remote areas of Micronesia, Melanesia, Polynesia, the Russian Far East, Southeast Asia and New Zealand/Australia, all while enjoying the signature comforts

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October 2013 Also on Digital Edition

Channel your inner Tarzan and let out a wild yodel as you head to Nayara in Costa Rica, where zip-lining through jungles awaits. You can also trek to Arenal Volcano, horseback ride to the La Fortuna Waterfall, or whitewater raft on the Sarapiqui Class III River (Tarzan yodel optional).

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