THAILAND – A Mother-Son Adventure

We took off on New Year's Eve from Altanta on Delta/Korean Air's new flagship Airbus 350 and were happy to toast the New Year from the new Delta One Suites which were quite comfortable. The food was tasty and the wine selection was decent - I enjoy long haul flights to Asia because there is …

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SOUTH INDIA: A Wellness Discovery

India is an incredible destination, and I think it makes for the most special ladies trip!  The culinary experiences, the shopping, the yoga, the cooking school, the spa and Ayurveda treatments - pure heaven! Here my mom and I are taking off for our Southern Indian Wellness Adventure! Most flights arrive at Indian Airports in the …

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India – A Dream Realized

India is sound and color, chaos and peace, tradition and innovation. The subcontinent holds a variety of contrasting images, from Kipling-esque visions of spectacular, carved temples and gleaming marble palaces, to lonely Himalayan lamaseries and far-flung dusty villages where council meetings are held under the shade of a banyan tree. Nearly one sixth of all the …

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Thailand

Thailand may be my favorite country in Asia! So much diversity - from the Tented Camps and hill tribes of the Golden Triangle, working rice fields, temples, cooking classes and shopping of Chiang Mai, the grandeur and bustle of Bagkok, to the soothing islands, wellness resorts, and diving of the islands in the South!  Thailand …

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The Ultimate Celebration: Private jet in 22-Days around the world

Does your bucket-list of "must-see" places continue to multiply, along with those annual birthdays?  Do you just feel you cant find the time to get a way and see the world?  Perhaps you can't fathom where to even start planning.  What if everything was organized for you from A to Z including airport transfers, country …

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Seabourn Pride From Bangkok to Hong Kong via Vietnam

Seabourn Pride, Jan 18-30, 2011 I had the pleasure of boarding the Seabourn Pride on January 18th for an unforgettable cruise from Bangkok to Hong Kong with stops on the Thai Island of Ko Kood and three major ports in Vietnam, Saigon, Danang, and Hanoi. Once on board, the magic of Seabourn was in play.  …

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Mandarin Oriental Bangkok

I met an old friend today, Robert O'Kennedy, Director of Marketing, at the legendary Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok. FYI - Clients of Resort to Laura Madrid also receive the following when staying at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok: Upgrade upon arrival, subject to availability, Daily buffet breakfast for two in-room guests, served in the restaurant, One complimentary Thai …

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