Magazine Editor Jenny comes from England, where she spent 10 years honing her skills in print and digital media, at the BBC, Time Warner and Net-a-Porter before crossing the pond and joining the team at Luxury Retreats.
She's visited 24 countries and counting - the next destinations on her wish list include Thailand and Hawaii.
London is a city that holds an almost mythical allure for travelers—the chance to see iconic sights that have formed the backdrop of so many movies and TV shows is simply irresistible. And no doubt any good trip to London should take in Buckingham Palace, Big Ben and a show in the West End. If […]
Stretching across the narrow strip of Central America with one foot in the Pacific Ocean and the other in the Caribbean, Costa Rica was for many years a remote destination only reached by intrepid backpackers, naturalists, and die-hard surfers. In the past 15 years, all that has changed, and the country is fast rising to […]
A little piece of France in the Caribbean, St Barts combines the best of St Tropez with life in the tropics. The moment you land on the island (and that landing!) you know you’ve found a truly special place. While the love we have for this petite slice of paradise is endless, here are our […]
With nearly 1,000 miles of coastline, there is truly a beach for every type of vacationer in the Dominican Republic. This favorite winter sun destination (that shares the island of Hispaniola with Haiti) has every type of sun, sand, and sea experience that you could wish for. There are remote, pristine coves that require a […]
Maybe it’s the sunshine, or the many love songs inspired by the Golden State, or perhaps the wild, wide open beaches; whatever the reason, a trip to California always inspires ideas of romance. No matter if it’s your first all-important mini break with the object of your affection, or you’re planning a few days’ escape […]
The Gateway to Sub-Saharan Africa, Marrakech is a destination like no other. Its colorful clash of cultures, crowded lanes, and the echo of the Muezzin (call to prayer) that floats through the air five times a day will enchant you, and at times overwhelm. If you’re planning your first trip to the Pink City we’re […]
From the increased popularity of local experiences to the rise of solo female travel, we take a look at the trends driving the travel industry forward this year. 1. Private Jet Travel Joins the Mainstream When premium travel outfitter Abercrombie & Kent began offering its 50-seat 5-continent 25-day round the world private jet trip (with […]
Almost 9 million tourists visited the islands of Hawaii last year, flocking to the state for uninterrupted sunshine, stunning scenery, and beautiful beaches. For many, it’s the beaches that bring them back to visit a second time, then a third. If you’re planning your first trip to the Aloha State—or even if you’re a seasoned […]