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Las Rozas Village – Affordable Luxury Shops

Las Rozas Village – Affordable Luxury Shops

EUROPE, LIFESTYLE, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, SPAIN
Best luxury shopping in Madrid, Spain? I’d say Las Rozas Village, one of the Collection of ten Chic Outlet Shopping® Villages. It is an exclusive collection of luxury outlets and dining in an open-air promenade. It is home to more than…
Best luxury shopping in Madrid, Spain? I’d say Las Rozas Village, one of the Collection of ten Chic Outlet Shopping® Villages. It is an exclusive collection of luxury outlets and dining in an open-air promenade.…
Teide Observatory –  To Infinity and Beyond!

Teide Observatory – To Infinity and Beyond!

EUROPE, LUXURY TOURS, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, SITES TO SEE, SPAIN
I’ve always been fascinated with the stars. I can spend hours and hours just staring at them, admiring their beauty and wondering what might lay out there. Tenerife’s Mount Teide National Park is not only home to a dormant volcano, you will also…
I’ve always been fascinated with the stars. I can spend hours and hours just staring at them, admiring their beauty and wondering what might lay out there. Tenerife’s Mount Teide National Park is not only home to…
Visiting Europe’s Largest Lava Cave in Tenerife

Visiting Europe’s Largest Lava Cave in Tenerife

LUXURY TOURS, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, SITES TO SEE, SPAIN
Having recently climbed to the top of a volcano (Mount Teide in Tenerife, Canary Islands), I was curious about lava flows. So when I heard that Tenerife had tours of the longest lava tube cave outside of Hawaii, I signed up…
Having recently climbed to the top of a volcano (Mount Teide in Tenerife, Canary Islands), I was curious about lava flows. So when I heard that Tenerife had tours of the longest lava tube cave…
Teide Sunset and Stargazing in Tenerife

Teide Sunset and Stargazing in Tenerife

EUROPE, LUXURY TOURS, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, SITES TO SEE, SPAIN
If ET was ever going to phone home it would be from the top of Mount Teide at night! The view from Mount Teide is a breathtaking sunset followed by an extraordinary sight of stars. Tenerife is one of the best places to…
If ET was ever going to phone home it would be from the top of Mount Teide at night! The view from Mount Teide is a breathtaking sunset followed by an extraordinary sight of stars. Tenerife is…
Codorniu Cava Winery Tour

Codorniu Cava Winery Tour

EUROPE, FOOD + WINE, LUXURY TOURS, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, SITES TO SEE, SPAIN
One of the treats of visiting Spain is drinking Cava, a sparkling white wine, the Champagne of Spain. And while Cava is made through-out Spain, the best Cava comes from the Codorniu vineyards in Catalonya. It’s the oldest and second-largest producer of bottle-fermented…
One of the treats of visiting Spain is drinking Cava, a sparkling white wine, the Champagne of Spain. And while Cava is made through-out Spain, the best Cava comes from the Codorniu vineyards in Catalonya. It’s…
Climbing Mount Teide – Spain’s Tallest Mountain

Climbing Mount Teide – Spain’s Tallest Mountain

EUROPE, LUXURY TOURS, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, SITES TO SEE, SPAIN
Tenerife is a fascinating island with much more to see than just its beautiful black sand beaches along the southern coast, and its historical towns along the northern part of the island.  In the middle of the Island of Tenerife…
Tenerife is a fascinating island with much more to see than just its beautiful black sand beaches along the southern coast, and its historical towns along the northern part of the island.  In the…
Festival of the Crosses in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Festival of the Crosses in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, SITES TO SEE, SPAIN
The Fiesta de las Cruces or Cruz de Mayo (In English  “Festival of the Crosses” or “May Cross”) is a holiday celebrated on the third of May in many parts of Spain. I was very lucky to be in Tenerife this year and be part of it.…
The Fiesta de las Cruces or Cruz de Mayo (In English  “Festival of the Crosses” or “May Cross”) is a holiday celebrated on the third of May in many parts of Spain. I was very lucky to be in Tenerife this…
Miniature Sagrada Familia by Gaudi – Colonia Guell

Miniature Sagrada Familia by Gaudi – Colonia Guell

LUXURY TOURS, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, SPAIN
Allow me to tell you the fascinating story of Colònia Güell and how it came to house a miniature Sagrada Familia designed by Gaudi and like the original, unfinished. A short ride from Barcelona to Colònia Güell in the town of Santa…
Allow me to tell you the fascinating story of Colònia Güell and how it came to house a miniature Sagrada Familia designed by Gaudi and like the original, unfinished. A short ride from Barcelona to…
My Top 5 Favorite Destinations

My Top 5 Favorite Destinations

EUROPE, GREECE, LUXURY CUBA VACATION, LUXURY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS, LUXURY TRAVEL TO ITALY, SPAIN
There are some places I’ve been that have stayed with me more than others, which are impossible to forget.  When I travel I collect memories.  Memories that will stay with me for many years.  I expect that the snapshots of these travels…
There are some places I’ve been that have stayed with me more than others, which are impossible to forget.  When I travel I collect memories.  Memories that will stay with me for many years.…