Virtuoso Travel Week

We hope this inspires you to look ahead to future travels.We’re here for you when you’re ready to explore again. It’s our favorite week of the year. Every August, Virtuoso Travel Week brings together thousands of travel advisors and industry professionals for the world’s largest luxury travel conference. Though it’s usually in Las Vegas, thisContinue reading “Virtuoso Travel Week”

Travel Restrictions

Travel restrictions won’t last forever. Where are you dreaming of going? Having to stay home during the pandemic isn’t easy for anyone. Even if you are getting good things from the slowed pace, or are finding unexpected joy in the quiet — this time can still be a time of restlessness, uncertainty, and anxiety. You probablyContinue reading “Travel Restrictions”

Learning a New Language: Check out these language apps that make learning not only easier but fun.

Have you ever wanted to learn a new language or brush up on your french and english from high school?  As long as you’re ready to commit, there are a number of language apps that make learning a language accessible but also fun. Here are a few apps that you should check out…. ROSETTA STONEContinue reading “Learning a New Language: Check out these language apps that make learning not only easier but fun.”

Why use a Virtuoso Travel Advisor

Of all your life priorities, your leisure time is one asset you can’t earn back. People who spend their time wisely know that it pays dividends to collaborate with a seasoned industry professional when it comes to fulfilling travel dreams. Virtuoso travel advisors provide personal, completely customized service before, during, and after every trip. WhetherContinue reading “Why use a Virtuoso Travel Advisor”

Travel by Rail

Travel by rail is definitely trending for 2020.  One of our Virtuoso Travel Partners, Ker & Downey has named train travel in Europe as one of the top trends for 2019.  According to the World Rail Market Study, conducted by Roland Berger and commissioned by UNIFE (organization that represents the European rail industry) the railContinue reading “Travel by Rail”

Capturing Those Vacation Moments: Smartphone Photography

Why the Best Camera for Your Vacation Might Not Be A Camera  Most people want to take at least a few photos on their vacation, but not everyone wants the fuss of packing and keeping track of an extra piece of electronic equipment. Have you considered leaving your digital camera at home and simply usingContinue reading “Capturing Those Vacation Moments: Smartphone Photography”

How to skip TSA security AND immigration lines for good

If you’re a frequent traveler, you’ve undoubtedly had the near-universal experience of enduring a TSA security line or an immigration line upon re-entry to your home country. What if you could bypass these lines for good? You may have heard of Global Entry, a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) program that allows expedited clearanceContinue reading “How to skip TSA security AND immigration lines for good”

Flexibility: Be prepared to bend a little.

When we embark on a for pleasure trip, we are often excited, filled with anticipation about the adventure we are about to begin, or the people we are about to see. Whether you are traveling to a place you have never been, or in my case, traveling home to see my family for a specialContinue reading “Flexibility: Be prepared to bend a little.”