Salt and sky BLOG

United Kingdom: The Place to Travel in 2023 Travel and Leisure have recently deemed the United Kingdom the place to be in 2023. Has England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland been on your radar? Now is the time to book your air and reach out to your favorite travel advisor (me) to plan new adventures in […]

Cambodia is a small country, but it offers everything. It is rapidly becoming a popular destination for tourists. Cambodia has something for everyone – from ancient temples and beautiful beaches to modern, vibrant cities and a few unexpected highlights. 

Travel is, by far, the best gift you can give your favorite people. As we head into the holiday season may I present “12 Stays of Christmas” to consider for your 2023 adventures.  Selman Marrakech, Marrakech, MoroccoAt the foot of the Atlas Mountains, you’ll find Selman Marrakech, a palace-turned-boutique-hotel that immerses you in Moroccan culture. […]

If you’ve fallen in love with the Yellowstone series and want to live out your own Dutton Ranch experience, think about visiting Ted Turner Reserves for your next adventure getaway. Now I’m not talking about the drama, I’m simply relating this to the magical experience of the great outdoors.  Ted Turner Reserves is set in […]

If sustainability is important to you (to me) then it should not be an afterthought when it comes to your (my) travel.

At first, I was really mad as the documentary seemed to be dumping on the very industry I represent. I agree tourism can commercialize and potentially destroy an area, however, we must work to be responsible travelers. That means we are respectful when traveling, we learn and honor the cultures where we travel, and we give back. This entire premise was one of my motivators to enter this industry.

Virtuoso Travel Week is a global industry event exclusive to those who are a part of the Virtuoso network. On my first day, I will participate in what is called Community Globetrotting. There are a handful of communities within Virtuoso for advisors (and travel partners) who specialize in certain areas. For me, that is sustainable travel, adventure travel, and of course family travel.

​​​If you receive emails from me or visit my website social media sites you will note a reference to being an affiliate of Virtuoso. Most luxury travelers are familiar with Virtuoso but for some, it may be a new reference that leaves you thinking “What is Virtuoso and what does that mean for me?”

Virtuoso is a global network of agencies specializing in luxury and experiential travel. They partner with over 2,200 of the world’s best companies such as hotels, cruise lines, tour operators, and more. Advisors like me use these connections and expertise to craft bespoke trips for our clients, including unique experiences, special values, complimentary perks, VIP treatment, and rare access.