Carmen Edelson


A review of a luxury holiday in Carmen Edelson. An insider’s guide to the best luxury hotels, resorts, and restaurants. Discover where to go, what to see and what to eat in Carmen Edelson, with Carmen Edelson.

Carmen Edelson is the Founder of Carmen's Luxury Travel. Carmen has been traveling the world for over a decade. Our travels allows her the opportunity to pursuit her itch to travel to the best luxury destinations, and experience those first class tastes from around the world.

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The Pillars Hotel – Fort Lauderdale

The Pillars Hotel – Fort Lauderdale

FLORIDA, FORT LAUDERDALE, LUXURY BOUTIQUE HOTELS, LUXURY HOTELS
Last night was our fifth wedding anniversary and we picked the most romantic place we know in Fort Lauderdale.  The Secret Garden restaurant at The Pillars Hotel      We learned about it from a friend who had invited us…
Last night was our fifth wedding anniversary and we picked the most romantic place we know in Fort Lauderdale.  The Secret Garden restaurant at The Pillars Hotel      We learned about it from…
What does the TSA Precheck Mean?

What does the TSA Precheck Mean?

LUXURY AIRLINES & CRUISES TOURS, LUXURY HOTELS, LUXURY AIRLINES PRIVATE JETS, UNCATEGORIZED
Just recently we flew home on United Airlines.    When we got to the security line, we realized that my husband had the TSA Precheck on his boarding card, and I didn’t. I asked myself “What does having the “TSA…
Just recently we flew home on United Airlines.    When we got to the security line, we realized that my husband had the TSA Precheck on his boarding card, and I didn’t. I asked…
Getting Married in Costa Rica

Getting Married in Costa Rica

CENTRAL AMERICA, LUXURY AIRLINES & CRUISES TOURS, LUXURY HOTELS, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS
It’s hard to imagine that it’s been six years since we got married in Costa Rica.   Since my husband and I were both previously married, we wanted to do something more fun than a traditional party.  So we decided to…
It’s hard to imagine that it’s been six years since we got married in Costa Rica.   Since my husband and I were both previously married, we wanted to do something more fun than a…
Windjammer Landings – St. Lucia

Windjammer Landings – St. Lucia

CARIBBEAN LUXURY TRAVEL, LUXURY AIRLINES & CRUISES TOURS, LUXURY HOTELS, LUXURY HOTELS, LUXURY RESORTS, HOTELS & LUXURY SPAS, ST. LUCIA
The Windjammer Landings Beach Resort in St. Lucia is one of the best “All Inclusive” resorts that we have stayed in according to our kids. The villa style houses area situated on a hillside with stunning views of the oceans.…
The Windjammer Landings Beach Resort in St. Lucia is one of the best “All Inclusive” resorts that we have stayed in according to our kids. The villa style houses area situated on a hillside…
Our Travels to Placetas Cuba

Our Travels to Placetas Cuba

CARIBBEAN LUXURY TRAVEL, LUXURY CUBA VACATION, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS
After driving four hours from Havana we arrived in the town of Placeta Cuba.  Placetas is where all my family lives and that’s where we decided to spend the majority of our trip. As soon as you get into the…
After driving four hours from Havana we arrived in the town of Placeta Cuba.  Placetas is where all my family lives and that’s where we decided to spend the majority of our trip. As…
How to Travel to Cuba from the U.S.

How to Travel to Cuba from the U.S.

CARIBBEAN LUXURY TRAVEL, LUXURY CUBA VACATION, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS
One afternoon while watching Anthony Bourdain No Reservations Cuba  episode,  my husband turned to me and said “Why don’t we go to Cuba”? Being a Cuba-American girl who left the country in 1969 on one of the last flights out,…
One afternoon while watching Anthony Bourdain No Reservations Cuba  episode,  my husband turned to me and said “Why don’t we go to Cuba”? Being a Cuba-American girl who left the country in 1969 on…
Doggies Dilemmas when Traveling

Doggies Dilemmas when Traveling

LIFESTYLE
My dogs put on a sad face every time they see me pull out the suitcase.    My oldest “Emy” climbs in, hoping that I’ll either take her with me or she’ll stop me for going.   I love to travel…
My dogs put on a sad face every time they see me pull out the suitcase.    My oldest “Emy” climbs in, hoping that I’ll either take her with me or she’ll stop me…
Staying in a Hotel verses an Apartment with kids?

Staying in a Hotel verses an Apartment with kids?

LUXURY HOTELS
Most of us that travel with kids know how expensive booking multiple rooms at hotels are these days? Having to choose the best travel accommodations can be challenging for a family with different solutions working depending in part, on the…
Most of us that travel with kids know how expensive booking multiple rooms at hotels are these days? Having to choose the best travel accommodations can be challenging for a family with different solutions…
The World’s Only Drive-in Volcano

The World’s Only Drive-in Volcano

CARIBBEAN LUXURY TRAVEL, SITES TO SEE, ST. LUCIA
When was the last time you went out for a drive and ended up inside a volcano? Well we did! That’s correct, the world’s only drive in volcano is located on the island of St. Lucia in the Caribbean.  Soufriere Volcano –…
When was the last time you went out for a drive and ended up inside a volcano? Well we did! That’s correct, the world’s only drive in volcano is located on the island of St. Lucia…
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park – Fun, Scary and Thrilling Rides

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park – Fun, Scary and Thrilling Rides

SITES TO SEE, UNITED STATES
On a family vacation a few summers ago we found this adventure park which is located an hour outside of Vail at the top of a mountain in Glenwood Springs, Colorado called Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park. After parking your vehicle…
On a family vacation a few summers ago we found this adventure park which is located an hour outside of Vail at the top of a mountain in Glenwood Springs, Colorado called Glenwood Caverns…
Discovering Mesa Verde National Park,  Colorado

Discovering Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado

COLORADO, SITES TO SEE, UNITED STATES
Mesa Verde National Park (spanish for green table) is in southern Colorado and one of the best cliff dwellings in the Southwest. .  It”s a good 45 minutes drive from Durango.  The archaeological sites were built by the Ancestral Puebloans who…
Mesa Verde National Park (spanish for green table) is in southern Colorado and one of the best cliff dwellings in the Southwest. .  It”s a good 45 minutes drive from Durango.  The archaeological sites were…
Villa Melzi Bellagio Lake Como

Villa Melzi Bellagio Lake Como

EUROPE, LUXURY TRAVEL TO ITALY, SITES TO SEE
Villa Melzi Bellagio, Lake Como (Villa Melzi Gardens) – Villa Melzi is located just outside the town of Bellagio in Lake Como, and just a short five minute walk along the lake shore front to the big entry gates. The line of…
Villa Melzi Bellagio, Lake Como (Villa Melzi Gardens) – Villa Melzi is located just outside the town of Bellagio in Lake Como, and just a short five minute walk along the lake shore front to the…
Bellagio Lake Como

Bellagio Lake Como

EUROPE, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, LUXURY TRAVEL TO ITALY
Of the many beautiful towns on the shores of Lake Como, Bellagio is the most popular.  Also, known as “The Pearl of the Lake”, it’s situated on the tip of a peninsula which divides the lake into two legs, Como and…
Of the many beautiful towns on the shores of Lake Como, Bellagio is the most popular.  Also, known as “The Pearl of the Lake”, it’s situated on the tip of a peninsula which divides the…