Tokyo’s Keio Plaza Hotel – the Key to Japan’s Mystique

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Tokyo’s Keio Plaza Hotel – the Key to Japan’s Mystique

0 Comments 19 February 2017

“Experience the beauty of Japan from within the hotel.” Not only is the above an excellent example of good marketing, Tokyo’s Keio Plaza Hotel delivers on what it promises.The Keio Plaza holds the mystique of Japan in its 47-floor main building with plenty of overflow in the 35-floor south tower. Yes, there is the utmost […]

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Verizon’s TravelPass keeps the world connected

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Verizon’s TravelPass keeps the world connected

0 Comments 14 October 2016

#TravelPass, how do I love thee? Let me count the ways. I love thee for the hassle free convenience for not having to look for free WiFi. More importantly, I love thee for not having to worry if it is safe to use public WiFi. That may sound a bit over the top (with apologies […]

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A sip in every port - my style of cruising

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A sip in every port – my style of cruising

0 Comments 27 July 2016

My first wine tasting experience was in Virginia, in my hometown. Not exactly a place known for great grapes, but I was hooked at my first sip. A bit after that, I was fortunate enough to venture to California’s Sonoma and Napa counties for more tasting. Then, @AzamaraVoyages completely transported me into another world of wine when […]

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Your Asia trip just got better with these helpful hints

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Your Asia trip just got better with these helpful hints

0 Comments 22 July 2016

Do you have a business trip to Asia or a vacation to the exotic Far East around the corner? Lucky you! And just in time is this cheat sheet – an infographic of tips to help orient you to a different way of doing business and making new friends. You can find more details on […]

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Istria: The best Croatia has to offer

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Istria: The best Croatia has to offer

0 Comments 12 May 2016

What a trip of a lifetime!  I thoroughly enjoyed luxuriating and night crossing with @TurkishAirlines Business Class. Thanks to Turkish Airlines and Share Istria, I slept! Business Class lay flat beds, dreams really do come true. Making a great first impression was the luxe BMW transport from Zagreb airport to Istria. The BMW served as my four-wheeled […]

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ShareIstria: Sharing the Heart of Croatia

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ShareIstria: Sharing the Heart of Croatia

0 Comments 14 April 2016

It’s been go, go, go since the beginning of the year. Sometimes my head is spinning because I’ve been waking up to a different landscape almost every week, but I’m especially psyched for another new travel adventure, this time with @ShareIstria. I’ve been looking forward to this escapade with my fellow travelers ever since the […]

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TripAdvisor Unlocks the Best of Asia

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TripAdvisor Unlocks the Best of Asia

0 Comments 10 April 2016

This was my first time visiting my birth country of Vietnam since I immigrated to Washington, D.C., and I used @TripAdvisor to plan the entire visit to Ho Chi Minh City – from choosing my hotel, restaurants, excursions, and even a massage appointment. Great reviews on the app led us to a fun adventure in […]

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10 Things I Love About the Çırağan Palace Kempinski Istanbul

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10 Things I Love About the Çırağan Palace Kempinski Istanbul

0 Comments 08 April 2016

When serendipity happens, it’s quite magical …  Right after I spoke at the #WorldTourismForum, a group from the audience approached me about the material covered during our panel discussion. Waiting to speak to me last was Neslihan Sen, the PR Director at the Çirağan Palace Kempinski Istanbul, who wanted to say hello. It just so happened that […]

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TripAdvisor: The Modern Way to Book a Stay

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TripAdvisor: The Modern Way to Book a Stay

0 Comments 29 February 2016

When I was a child of seven, my father planned an all summer-long cross-country vacation hitting most of the United States.  From our home in Washington, D.C, the destination was Disneyland… way across the country and a mecca for a wide-eyed child in love with all things Disney.  I have fond memories witnessing America’s splendor […]

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I Left My Heart In…Five Cities I Fell in Love With in 2015

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I Left My Heart In…Five Cities I Fell in Love With in 2015

0 Comments 04 December 2015

  Through travel, I was transported to many alluring locations across the globe this year.  From the rich flora covering the jagged seascape of Cabo da Roca in Portugal to the winding wintry trails of New York’s Central Park; from sampling fine red wines in the vineyards of Bordeaux, France—the year was an eclectic mix of […]

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