Experiential

Sumaq Machu Picchu Offers New Culinary Experiences

Sumaq Machu Picchu Luxury Hotel offers innovative and authentic Peruvian culinary experiences for guests.  With new local Peruvian chef, Carlos Pardo Figueroa, the property has introduced exclusive “Pisco Classes” where guests create three different types of Pisco Sours, along with the opportunity to attend Ceviche School and create their own ceviche with locally sourced ingredients. […]

For the Birds

The Peruvian Amazon proves the perfect setting for the Super Bowl of Birding. There was something surreal about the scene in the Peruvian rain forest, where a dozen men were peering intently into the darkness as if summoning the dawn. It would not be long before the group—laden with binoculars, scopes, cameras, and GPS and […]

Be a Winemaker for a Day

Now through the end of November, Bacara Resort & Spa, located on Santa Barbara’s picturesque coastline, is giving guests the chance to participate in a hands-on winemaking experience alongside some of the region’s top winemakers. The Bacara Crush promotion ($350 per person) includes a trip to either Brewer – Clifton winery, Carhartt Vineyard, or Harrison […]

An Exclusive Tanzanian Photography Trip

Nomad Tanzania is offering just eight guests the opportunity to capture a rare view of Tanzanian wildlife in an exclusive tour led by professional photographer Paul Joynson-Hicks, who has been living and photographing in Africa for 20 years. The tour runs from January 16 to 24, but spots are already filling up. It is priced […]

Capturing Aspen: The Little Nell Photography Adventure

The Little Nell, the renowned Aspen hotel, is hosting a Fall Photography Adventure—a two-and-a-half-day workshop led by photographer and Colorado native Peter McBride, whose photos have appeared in National Geographic and Smithsonian magazine. Offered from September 11 to 14 (about $2,300 per person), the workshop comprises outdoor excursions to photograph Aspen’s famous landscape, lessons on […]

Abercrombie & Kent Trips for Car Enthusiasts

Throughout Windsor Castle’s almost 1,000-year history, a public event has never been allowed inside the royal palace’s walls—until now. The first-ever Windsor Castle Concours of Elegance, from September 7 to 9, will showcase 60 rare motorcycles, cars, and horse-drawn carriages including a 1930 Bugatti Type 41 Royale Kellner Coupe, a 1963 Ferrari 250 GTO, and […]

A One-of-a-Kind Trip for History Buffs and Foodies

For those who can’t get enough history and culture, TCS and Starquest Expeditions has created a once-in-a-lifetime itinerary giving travelers unrivaled access to some of the world’s greatest treasures and cultures. From September 17 to October 5, the companywill take 76 guests by private jet on a unique tour of Iceland, Budapest, India, China, Vietnam, […]

Summer 2012 Host’s Guide: A Splash of Mystery

It seems ridiculous to call them speakeasies or hidden bars when they are some of the most celebrated craft cocktail establishments in the United States. But 12 years after Sasha Petraske opened Milk & Honey in New York City, the first of the modern speakeasies, what seemed destined to be a fad has instead turned […]

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