So it seems I’m always doing it for the miles. Last year it was Thanksgiving in Shanghai, a ceviche crawl in Lima, and lunch in Miami. This summer, I spent three months in Greece, so my status on American Airlines suffered. I still needed my 100,000 flown miles to gain the executive platinum level I’ve […]
Wouldn’t it be nice to enjoy a vacation in nature while not sacrificing the creature comforts of civilization? One of the new ways to travel does just that – it’s called glamping, or glamorous camping.
I often get asked “How did you travel to every country in the world?” The answer, when I break it down, is that it really wasn’t that difficult. There are a few caveats, of course. You must have time and money, and you must have the overwhelming desire to make this incredible dream happen. If […]
If you are a parent, you know one of the biggest challenges when traveling with kids is keeping them content and happy! From the airport to the plane to the rental car to the restaurant, here are four items sure to help save parents’ sanity when traveling this summer.
For eco-minded travelers whose passion for travel is matched by a passion for the planet, there is good news—you don’t have to sacrifice one for the other. Reduce the impact your trip has on the environment by staying at a hotel that is as concerned with the environment as you are. These five hotels are […]
Calling all men and women who are stressed out, overworked or simply just need a quick fix to slow down and relax in our times today. Take a breath…Close your eyes…Count to 10… RELAX and REJUVENATE (and perhaps enjoy a touch of wine therapy as well).
Summer is the perfect time to sample the best tastes a region has to offer, and there’s no better opportunity than a food, wine, or beer festival. There are dozens of local wine and foodfests to choose from across the United States each summer. Jetset Extra takes away the guesswork with our guide to the […]
They attract the world’s best athletes. They are fast. They are furious. We’re talking extreme races. Whether it’s hitting top speeds of more than 200 miles per hour, facing unbearable weather conditions, or taking a journey to the edge of endurance, these events push us to the limit. Read on for Jetset Extra’s favorite picks […]
Who says five-star resorts and cozy bed and breakfasts have all the romance? If you’re traveling with your partner, whether for work or for play, be sure to take advantage of the privacy and pleasures any hotel room has to offer. We talked to romance expert Eric Marlowe Garrison, veteran traveler, sex counselor, and author […]
Valentine’s Day, February 14th, may be the one day each year dedicated to love, but we jetsetters believe in seeking romance year-round and worldwide. When booking your next amorous adventure, try staying in one of the world’s most romantic rooms. We’ve found five fabulous suites that have such stunning views, decadence, and perks that you’ll […]