How to be a Conscientious Traveler

Are you a responsible traveler? When you visit a new destination, are you conscience about the environment, do you benefit the locals, do you respect their community? Or are you in and out, selfies posted, minimal interaction with the culture and its people, and no real investment in the place? Eco-tourism, sustainable travel – these are trendy Instagram buzz words …

How to find Cheap Flights

Who isn’t a fan of traveling and exploring the world? But with expensive flights, not everyone can easily travel. Flight rates may hinder or even stop you from traveling, but what if there is a way to find cheap flights and save some money? Flight rates keep fluctuating, and with oil prices increasing, traveling is becoming difficult. However, there are …

Top Reasons to ski the Swiss Alps

The Swiss Alps are the most dramatic scenic ski mountains anywhere. Switzerland has over 200 ski areas in a country the size of New Hampshire and Vermont combined! Skiing in the shadows of The Eiger’s North Face in the Jungfrau Region is as breathtaking as it gets. The Murren’s Schilthorn, Zermatt’s Matterhorn, Titlis Glacier, Mont Fort at Verbier…the list of …

How to Pack for a Bike Trip

Packing your pannier for a self-guided cycling bike tour? Let’s Ride… If you are embarking on a cycling trip, and you are carrying a pannier on your bike (pronounce: “pan ear”) with all your stuff… well – that’s incentive enough to travel light, pack carefully, be sure you have everything you need, but carry nothing you don’t! When my husband …

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 …