Kenya Where Wildlife & Luxury Coexist

Posted on January 31st, 2014

For clients seeking a culturally rich and lavishly spectacular experience in eastern Africa, Kenya should be top of mind.

Aloft Hotels

Posted on January 3rd, 2014

Music. Design. Technology. It may be difficult to imagine that these three elements can be associated with a hotel brand, but Starwood Hotels & Resorts’ Aloft Hotels are striving to transform the overall hotel experience for its guests using exactly these three components.

Scandinavia Exposed

Posted on January 3rd, 2014

From Finland’s lake district and Iceland’s dramatic landscape, to Sweden’s imposing castles, Norway’s cutting-edge architecture, and Denmark’s innovative festivals, Scandinavia is where the Northern Lights shine and where travelers will find something unique around every corner.

Become a Guatemala Specialist

Posted on December 11th, 2013

Now that Recommend has launched the Guatemala Specialist Program, this Central American gem can be an easy sell for the active traveler, the cultural buff or the family looking to experience a country rich in architecture, cuisine and centuries-old Maya temples.

Mexico 2013

Posted on December 9th, 2013

From new hotels to marketing initiatives geared to increase tourism numbers, Mexico was quite busy in 2013, and we got most of it covered.

It’s Time to Experience Guatemala

Posted on November 20th, 2013

Now that Recommend has launched the Guatemala Specialist Program, this Central American gem can be an easy sell for the active traveler, the cultural buff or the family looking to experience a country rich in architecture, cuisine and centuries-old Maya temples.

Merida, Gateway to the Yucatan Experience

Posted on November 7th, 2013

Known as The White City for its white limestone architecture, Merida rose from ground where the Maya city of T’ho once stood and is considered the gateway to all routes that lead to the Mayan World.

Georgia Off the Radar

Posted on November 7th, 2013

It was just after a scrumptious lunch of trout, fresh tomato and cucumber salad, Georgian cheese and bread, boiled and seasoned potatoes, and ajapsandali (an eggplant dish with bell peppers, tomatoes, garlic and spices) at Valodia’s Cottage in the Samtskhe-Javakheti region of Georgia when travel agent Elizabeth Koon from Coronado, CA, exclaimed, “You know, Georgia is the new frontier for the sophisticated traveler!”