Eye on the World

Sightseeing in Wachau Valley.

Posted on August 12th, 2013

Eye on the World: Germany, Vienna & Budapest

Editor-in-chief Paloma Villaverde de Rico sailed on Viking River Cruises’ Romantic Danube itinerary. Here’s a snapshot of what she saw through her camera lens.


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The sun setting over Costa Rica's Pacific Coast.

Posted on July 24th, 2013

Eye on the World: Costa Rica

Last week, Recommend spent a few days in Costa Rica exploring its lush rainforests in Jaco (via a zipline), taking in a few surfing lessons, and soaking up the magnificent views on a catamaran ride in Manuel Antonio National Park.


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The Broadmoor has a stunning lake that makes for captivating picture taking.

Posted on May 22nd, 2013

Eye on the World: The Broadmoor, Colorado

This month we headed to the Southwest to Colorado Springs, where we made the very illustrious Broadmoor our home for a few days.


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At sunrise, the Taj looks magical in the dawn’s early light.

Posted on May 8th, 2013

Eye on the World: New Delhi to Udaipur

On a recent first-time visit to the fascinating and yes Incredible India, we journeyed from the bustling capital of New Delhi to Agra to visit the iconic Taj Mahal; saw magnificent wild tigers in the Tiger Preserve at Ranthambhore; visited the Pink City of Jaipur with its magnificent forts and palaces; and finally on to the beautiful lake city of Udaipur.


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View of Urquhart Castle from Loch Ness.

Posted on April 10th, 2013

Eye on the World: Scotland

We recently traveled to Scotland with Adventures by Disney to preview the tour operator’s new 9-day Scotland: A Brave Adventure itinerary. Here’s a snapshot of what we saw along the way.


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The Breakers, a mansion in Newport built for Cornelius Vanderbilt II in 1895.

Posted on April 3rd, 2013

Eye on the World: Rhode Island

Recommend’s web editor, Lane Nieset, spent the weekend in Rhode Island visiting Providence and Newport while capturing daily life through her camera lens.


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Rooms at Jade Mountain feature infinity pools.

Posted on March 19th, 2013

Eye on the World: Saint Lucia

Web editor Lane Nieset spent last weekend in Saint Lucia ziplining in the rainforest, jungle biking and hiking the Gros Piton. Here’s a snapshot of her time on the island and her stay at resorts Anse Chastanet and Windjammer Landing.


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Beachside at Club Med Punta Cana.

Posted on March 6th, 2013

Eye on the World: Club Med Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Editor-in-chief Paloma Villaverde de Rico was at the Club Med Punta Cana last week trying out the new L’Occitane spa and the resort’s numerous activities, such as archery, yoga, snorkeling, Latin dance classes…. Here’s a snapshot of the resort.


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The Naha Public Market is a wonderland of color, atmosphere and delightful local food stalls where locals enjoy Okinawa's distinct cuisine.

Posted on February 27th, 2013

Eye on the World: Okinawa

Recommend’s Asia editor, Sergio Ortiz, is in Okinawa, Japan, capturing daily life through his camera lens.


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Main Entrance at Boca Raton Resort & Club. (photo courtesy of Boca Raton Resort & Club)

Posted on February 26th, 2013

Eye on the World: Boca Raton Resort & Club

Check out these fab photos of this Florida hotel, which we visited recently.


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