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Why you should ski The Alps, and why not…

The Alps are the lure and legend of every alpine skier. Zermatt, St Anton, Kitzbuhel, Courchevel, Chamonix… all these ski resorts conjure visions of grand vertical, soaring skiable peaks, picture perfect chalets, and the best ski scenery in the world. But modern progress in the US Rockies, in Japan, have perhaps eclipsed the traditional alpine skiing of Europe. Are The …

Top 10 Reasons to Boat France’s Inland Waterways

You can explore the French countryside by car, by train, or by bike… how about being on a boat?! Our recent trip to the Burgundy Valley, during fall harvest ~ “vinification” (French code for wine making) a boat charter on the Yonne River and Canal du Nivernais proved to be a perfect way to truly see and savor this beautiful …

Best Sights & Bites in Boston

Boston is the stuff of legends, home of the most historic tea party ever, and The Hub of champions with the most winning sports teams in the Nation (Sox, Pats, Celtics, Bruins). Boston is a place of weathered monuments and wicked accents, a Freedom trail and a fantastic roster of food, art, entertainment and music. Boston’s got soul… Nicknamed Beantown, …

Top Things to Do In Hilton Head

Sample the southern luxury lifestyle on vacation on Hilton Head Island. Here this beautiful barrier island offers long sandy beaches on the Atlantic, and calm scenic riverfront and inter-coastal bays on its western shores. Hilton Head Island offers so much outdoor adventure, biking the beach and the miles of bike paths, golf and tennis at the finest Hilton Head resorts …

Top Things to Do in Dubrovnik Croatia

On the southernmost coast of Croatia, bordering Montenegro, lies Dubrovnik – “The Pearl of the Adriatic” according to Lord Byron. This 7th century walled city, once ruled by Serbs and Slovenes, formerly Yugoslavia, is rich with history within the medieval fortress of Stari Grad. Dubrovnik is an ideal luxury vacation destination best reached by boat, cruise ship or private yacht. …

Top 10 Luxury Vacation Adventures

We at The Luxury Vacation Guide are always traveling, searching, exploring to find the most unique spectacular places on earth. We love adventure, discovering new cultures and travel destinations. We review the most popular and trending travel itineraries to steer you right. We critique world-renowned hotels and hot spots, and we unearth cool new islands, mountain retreats and resorts you’ve …