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Luxury Travel Writer Exploring Spas, Wellness, Hotels & Experiences - Turning YOUR Average Spa Day into a Wellness Adventure!

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Badrutt's Palace 

All this time at home has many people longing for an epic escape. For many, it has exasperated an already strong case of wanderlust. As soon as travel restrictions permit, we are already planning our next adventure. In addition, the global health pandemic has driven home more than ever how important our wellness is. Combine the desire for the queen of all vacations with the need for self-care and wellness, and you’ve got a world-class, luxury spa getaway in Switzerland at the historic...

Your New Charleston Bucket List

Charleston should be on everyone’s bucket list. So maybe you have already checked off the traditional first timer’s guide to Charleston and wonder what else does Charleston offer? Well the answer is a lot! Charleston is one of America’s most beloved cities and a destination visited by those coming from around the world. This southern jewel is rich with history and exploration, but what if you have already done all the items that one would check off the traditional Charleston Bucket...

A Private Island – Cayo Espanto 

It’s the ultimate luxury goal — so incredible it barely seems possible. But this isn’t just a dream. This can be your reality. You can plan a vacation to a private island. Cayo Espanto is private island resort off the coast of Belize where you are surrounded by the blue water and five-star service, whether you just need a serene beachy escape, are looking for the perfect romantic honeymoon destination or want to check “living on a private island” off your bucket list.The island itself...