US Travel


Posted on Mar 18, 2017

My family and I recently snuck away for a long weekend to Primland, a rising star in the luxury hotel industry.  Located in the heart of the Blue Ridge mountains of Virginia, this glorious retreat sits on 12,000 pristine acres and is an ideal get-away for both families and couples seeking respite from the real world.

Family time at Primland

Family time at Primland

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The Ritz Carlton Sarasota

Posted on Nov 28, 2016

I recently attended Brownell’s company meeting at the newly renovated Ritz Carlton Sarasota in southern Florida. I’d never visited this part of the Florida Gulf Coast before, so I arrived a day early to make sure I’d have enough time to experience the hotel as a leisure traveler before my meeting began. I’m so glad that I did! […]

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Keswick Hall, Charlottesville, VA

Posted on Oct 17, 2015

As the last of the warm summer days were upon us in Virginia, I snuck away with my husband for an overnight stay at Virtuoso’s newest hotel, Keswick Hall. I wanted to see the extensive room renovations they recently completed after coming under new ownership and learn more about this new Virtuoso property right in my own backyard.

Keswick Hall entrance

Outside the entrance to Keswick Hall

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Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne

Posted on Dec 26, 2013

With Christmas behind us, spring break planning is in full gear.  If you haven’t already made plans, now is the time to book your trip before availability becomes too difficult to find.  For clients who want a destination a little closer to home, one of my personal favorites is the Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne in Miami, […]

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Kiawah Island, South Carolina

Posted on Mar 28, 2013

I chose Kiawah Island, South Carolina for my family’s spring break trip this year.  This gorgeous barrier island is the perfect destination for families in search of a low key, yet fun-filled place to vacation.  Located just a few miles from historic Charleston, it offers a wide array of lodging and activities to fit all […]

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Weekend in Washington D.C.

Posted on Feb 28, 2013

As my son’s class was finishing a lengthy study of the 50 states at school, my husband and I decided it was time to take a trip to Washington D.C. and show our children what our nation’s capital is all about. It was one of the best weekends I can remember spending together as a […]

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