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Italy 

Bella Italia!! The welcoming beauty of Italy ensures there is always good reason to visit. Whether or not the sun shines brightly down, Italy is filled with art, food, wine, beauty, and love all year round. La dolce vita – the sweet life is what enjoying Italy is all about. 

Best time of year to visit 

Drive the winding roads, picnic amidst the vineyards, gaze on magnificent vistas, soak in the rich colors, eat remarkable food paired with some of the finest wines in the world.  

Italy bursts with life when the sun shines and there is no resisting an afternoon sitting in a café sipping some Prosecco while the world wanders by. It’s glorious. 

What to do - in the sun

With the sun shining gloriously overhead it’s time to get out of doors. Bask in the warm Italian sun as you wander magnificent gardens, hike in the mountains, or explore its coasts and lakes.

Spend extra time standing in awe at Michelangelo’s David, take a private guided tour of the Sistine Chapel, or attend an opera at one of the premiere theaters in all Europe.  

Spend an afternoon with an Italian vintner and Italian chef for a meal discussing the perfect wine and pasta pairings. 

Take an Italian lesson or two and practice in the markets.  

Grey skies means fewer tourist crowds and more time you are able to spend with Italians and come to know the real Italy. 


What to do - in the shade

When the sun starts to play hide and seek it is the perfect time to really sink into Italy. 

You’ll learn why Italians say,

“L’Italia è il paese più bello del mondo.”

(Italy is the most beautiful country in the world)

Buon Viaggore!

Dubai to the Maldives 

November to March

Best time of year to visit 

Take in Dubai on a private guided tour of the Burj Khalifa, wander the Al Fahidi Historical Neighborhood, and the head shopping 

Step into a vintage 1950’s Land Rover and head across the dunes for an overnight stay at a well-appointed Bedouin Camp. Listen to locals tell tales of the desert under the glittering Milky Way after an evening of cultural music, dance, and delicious foods. Morning will find you soaring over the desert in a hot air balloon as the sun rises revealing emerald green oases and an endless ocean of sand dunes. A spectacular scene you will always remember. 

Put city life squarely behind you and fly off the paradise called The Maldives. 

With its brilliant blue waters, pristine white sand beaches, and gently swaying coconut palms, any residual tension will instantly release, you will feel yourself fully relax. 

Spend a week in an over-water villa being pampered by excellent service enjoying true hospitality. You will return home totally refreshed and reconnected.  

Itinerary Suggestions

Discover America 

Any! America can be enjoyed year-round 

Best time of year to visit 

Enjoy fly fishing, mountain biking, horse-back riding, hiking, or countless other outdoor activities and adventures.  

Dine on scrumptious farm to table cuisine created by the culinary staff complimented by the award-winning wine cellar. 

You’ll leave inspired to embrace the Blackberry State of Mind.  

What to do - at Blackberry Farm, Tennessee

Nestled in the Great Smokey Mountains of Tennessee is a perfect place to release the stress of the outside world. Settle into a suite at the stunning and idyllic resort, one of America’s most celebrated intimate luxury hotels beckoning discerning guests who aspire to escape. 

Join an Amangiri expert to go explore and hike the national parks or take a Navajo-guided tour of the slot canyons and Monument Valley Tribal Park hearing powerful tribal stories of the culture and history of the Navajo culture. 

Return to relax at this otherworldly desert retreat while gazing out at the Grand Staircase -Escalante National Monument.

The Spa offers traditional services as well as Navajo Hòzhò, water therapy, yoga on the rocks, and more. 


What to do - at Amangiri in Canyon Point, Utah

Amangiri is a gateway to the wonders of the southwest. Located in the center of the Grand Circle, surrounded by the Grand Canyon, Monument Valley, Bryce and Zion National Parks, you are deep in Navajo country amidst awe-inspiring landscapes.

rather than reading emails and preparing reports you’ll be exploring in the shadow of the Monuments, wandering in the Devil’s Garden, or simply gazing at the vastness of the Grand Canyon.

Enjoy being a world away from the office - 

Be inspired by the magnificence of nature. 

AFRICA

Traverse a rich diversity of regions while on 10-day Safari exploring the magnificent landscapes of South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Botswana. 

Visit the exquisite Sabi Sands Game Reserve for spectacular sightings of leopards and the magnificent big 5 who make the African savannah their home

Stand near the thundering cascade of Victoria Falls, tour the lush foliage of the treetops in a helicopter or hot air balloon, raft the whitewaters of the Zambezi rapids, or maybe bungee jump into the gorge for a different perspective

You’ll feel a world away in Botswana where he African sun sparkles off the waterways of the Okavango Delta.

Enjoy the comfort of a luxury tented camp cradled under a canopy of ebony trees with breathtaking views of the savannah from your private veranda.

Step away from the everyday and lose yourself in the stunning beauty of Africa.  

You will be swept up into the beauty of Africa, the African people’s, and the splendor of this earth.

Odds are high there’ll be planning to come back before you even leave.   

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