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.
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 […]
We often talk about Italy and its food, but let’s not forget the other F-word… fashion. From the big, bold glamour of Cavalli to the minimalist lines of Armani and Gucci’s retro cool, Italy is a destination for the seriously stylish. And if you know where to look, it can be a great destination for […]
We travel for many different reasons—for work, to relax, or maybe to check off a bucket-list item. But there’s something every traveler enjoys—making friends and family jealous with amazing trip photos. For many of us nowadays, choosing the right Instagram snaps to post while we’re away is just as important as finding a great local […]
The island of Hawaii, or the Big Island as it’s affectionately known, is a nature-lover’s paradise. The biggest of the islands that make up the state of Hawaii, it’s actually still growing, thanks to the active volcano Kilauea, whose cooling lava flow has added some 500 acres to the island’s landmass in the past 20 […]
Not everybody dreams of a White Christmas… if you prefer sunscreen over scarves and gloves, then spending the Holidays in the Caribbean could be just what the doctor ordered. Many Caribbean islands’ celebrations have their roots in traditional Christian rituals, though each island has its own take on the festivities. Of course, no Caribbean celebration is […]
“You may have the universe if I may have Italy,” wrote the composer and operatic genius Giuseppe Verdi of his beloved homeland. The country, where opera was first invented some 400 years ago, has been synonymous with the art form ever since. In the heydays of the 19th century, Verdi and his counterpart Giacomo Puccini […]