Author: Jeanne Dupuis

Caesar’s Palace Hosting “Vegas Uncork’d”

Caesar’s Palace Hosting “Vegas Uncork’d”
Have you heard of Vegas Uncork’d?  It’s an incredible four-day culinary event presented by Bon Appétit and features 30 intimate luncheons, dinners, tastings and other immersive and entertaining culinary experiences at six resorts including Bellagio, Caesars Palace, MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay,...
April 30th, 2010 | Luxury | Read More

Escape to Las Ventanas This Summer

Escape to Las Ventanas This Summer
Ever since it opened its doors in 1997, Las Ventanas has been a hotspot among luxury travelers.  In fact, many consider it to be Mexico’s most upscale destination due to the resort’s dedication to providing the very best for its guests. As if it wasn’t amazing enough, Las Ventanas...
April 29th, 2010 | Luxury | Read More

Kona Village The Authentically Green Resort

Kona Village The Authentically Green Resort
If you are an eco-friendly traveler, you probably have noticed that a lot of hotels and resorts have been making modifications to meet the growing demand for “green” accommodations.  There are some, however, that have always been committed to the environment and an example of that is Hawaii’s...
April 28th, 2010 | Luxury | Read More

Great Packages At Ojai Valley Inn & Spa

Great Packages At Ojai Valley Inn & Spa
The Ojai Valley Inn & Spa in California is a great place to getaway (even with the kids!) and enjoy the finer things in life.  Set on 220 gorgeous acres of lush greenery, the resort has been one of the area’s best kept secrets among luxury travelers for more than 80 years.  As this new year continues...
April 19th, 2010 | Luxury | Read More

Explore Zurich’s Medieval Past at Baur au Lac

Explore Zurich’s Medieval Past at Baur au Lac
Many people assume that there is nothing glamorous in learning about history but Switzerland’s Baur au Lac hotel has found a way to change that.  The city of Zurich holds an annual spring festival to mark the end of winter every April and, while it is a fun time for everyone, it’s also a long-held...
April 18th, 2010 | Luxury | Read More

Pan Pacific Opens in Bangkok

Pan Pacific Opens in Bangkok
Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Bangkok has opened its doors and it’s in a great location for travelers who want to be right in the middle of the action!  Situated in the heart of cosmopolitan and trendy Thonglor, guests will be able to easily access chic shopping malls, restaurants and nightspots. ...
April 7th, 2010 | Luxury | Read More

Outdoor Ballet on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef

Outdoor Ballet on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef
Australia is well known for several things and one of them is the incredible Great Barrier Reef.  Visiting this world wonder is amazing in itself but the luxury Australian resort, Qualia, has found a way to make it even more spectacular.  For the third year, it will be hosting an exclusive outdoor...
April 5th, 2010 | Luxury | Read More

New Log Home Resort in Mont Tremblant

New Log Home Resort in Mont Tremblant
Mont Tremblant is a gorgeous place to visit if you are looking for rustic beauty.  With plenty to do year round, it’s especially ideal for those who both enjoy life at a slower pace while being able to be active in the great outdoors.  I grew up about an hour away from it (it’s just outside Montreal)...
April 4th, 2010 | Luxury | Read More

Caesar’s Palace New “Garden of the Gods” Pool

Caesar’s Palace New “Garden of the Gods” Pool
Planning a trip to Vegas?  If so, you might want to check out the new Garden of the Gods pool area at Caesar’s Palace.  The pictures really speak for themselves but I had the good fortune to actually be there on opening day and I can say that it really is spectacular. Set on five acres, sun worshippers...
April 3rd, 2010 | Luxury | Read More

Cape Grace Offers World Cup Luxury

Cape Grace Offers World Cup Luxury
The 2010 World Cup of football (soccer in North America) is taking place in South Africa this summer which means that fans of the sport are already looking for great places to stay.  Of course, some are happy to just be attending such a major sporting event and they really don’t care too much about...
April 2nd, 2010 | Luxury | Read More

Go “Glamping” at Paws Up in Montana

When I was a kid, I really enjoyed roughing it in the great outdoors.  It felt so good to get away from the city and breathe that fresh country air.  Now that I’m older, my needs are a little different which is why Paws Up caught my attention. Paws Up offers “nature on a silver platter” by allowing...
April 1st, 2010 | Luxury | Read More

Stay For Free in Turks and Caicos

Stay For Free in Turks and Caicos
Traveling to Turks and Caicos between April 11, 2010 and November 22, 2010?  If so, you might want to consider the West Bay Club since it’s an amazing luxurious beachfront property that will be rewarding guests with a free night’s stay during that time if they extend their trip. Guests who stay...
March 31st, 2010 | Luxury | Read More

Grand Luxxe Opening in Nuevo Vallarta

Grand Luxxe Opening in Nuevo Vallarta
The Grand Luxxe is opening in Nuevo Vallarta in April 2010 and it looks like it’s going to be another fantastic sunshine destination to consider for your next getaway! The area is located just 20 minutes north of the Puerto Vallarta airport which is already a well established hotspot for vacationers. Looking...
March 30th, 2010 | Luxury | Read More

Enjoy Spring in London at The Lanesborough

Enjoy Spring in London at The Lanesborough
Planning a trip to England this spring?  Want to surprise someone with a European vacation for Mother’s Day?  If so, you might be interested in staying at The Lanesborough, a St. Regis Hotel located in London.  The property has amazing things to offer to those travelers who enjoy the finer things...
March 29th, 2010 | Luxury | Read More

Mexican Ecotourism at Palace Resorts

Mexican Ecotourism at Palace Resorts
Mexico takes environmental matters very seriously and maintains that most of the country’s protected areas and biosphere reserves remain off-limit to tourists.  As ecotourism grows more popular, there is an increasing number of properties that are committing to protecting the natural state of our...
March 28th, 2010 | Luxury | Read More

Phantom – The Las Vegas Spectacular

Phantom – The Las Vegas Spectacular
I have been a huge fan of The Phantom of the Opera for close to two decades now.  I’ve seen it in cities across Canada but every time I’ve visited Las Vegas, the timing never quite worked for me to get in to see the show.  I’m so happy that I was able to attend this past Saturday night! Let...
March 24th, 2010 | Luxury | Read More

Great Canadian 2011 Heli-Ski Bookings

Great Canadian 2011 Heli-Ski Bookings
The current season might still be underway but, if you are a serious skiier, you might already be planning for next year.  The CMH (Canadian Mountain Holidays) is the largest and most respected Heli-Skiing operator in the world and they are offering an amazing package for those who book early. Skiers...
March 14th, 2010 | Luxury | Read More

Zurich Opera House Package

Zurich Opera House Package
Enjoy the sophistication of Zurich as well as a night at the opera?  Now you can combine the two courtesy of a luxurious package being offered by Baur au Lac.  For more that 165 years, the property has welcomed the world’s elite which makes it a definite hotspot for seasoned travelers looking for...
March 14th, 2010 | Luxury | Read More

Waldorf Astoria Offers “Private Hotel” Option

Waldorf Astoria Offers “Private Hotel” Option
Over the years, I’ve had to travel fairly regularly for business to attend seminars, conferences and events and there have been times when a number of things decreased my enjoyment of the trip.  Many times, the organizing committee has to chose a hotel based on how many rooms it will have available...
March 12th, 2010 | Luxury | Read More

Experience Garza Blanca in Puerto Vallarta

Experience Garza Blanca in Puerto Vallarta
The Garza Blanca Preserve, Resort and Spa has opened in Puerto Vallarta and it sounds incredible!  The tourist hotspot draws thousands of travelers to Mexico every year so it’s great to know that a new luxury hotel has been added to the area. Photo Credit: Peter Wesley Brown The Property Garza Blanca...
March 9th, 2010 | Luxury | Read More