Category - Did You Know


Ecotourism in Costa Rica

Although Costa Rica is a small territory, it makes up about 5% of the earth’s biodiversity. Fortunately, this natural treasure is protected by the National System of Conservation Areas, preserving a total of 25% of the national territory. Visitors can enjoy the country’s majestic volcanoes, Pacific and Caribbean beaches, tropical dry, wet, and rainforests, as […]


Packing for a Cruise

Packing for a cruise presents its own set of challenges so we have gathered together a few of our top tips to help ease packing stress for your next cruise. Plan, Plan, Plan Traditionally cruising consisted of casual or “cruise wear” during the day, dressier evenings and a couple of formal nights. Today that is […]


UnCruise Adventures

UnCruise Adventures connects guests with nature and wildlife while exploring some of the most remote and scenic destinations on the West Coast of the Americas. Boutique yachts and small ships take 22 to 88 like-minded travellers on active adventures. Days are spent outside in nature discovering wildlife-rich shores and sea. Encounter spectacular wilderness: towering glaciers, […]


When is the best time to book?

This is a question we get asked a lot; when is the best time to book my vacation?.  Is it better to book early? This allows you to take advantage of early booking promotions. Or is last-minute better? And hope there is an even better last-minute deal? The answer to this question depends on many variables; […]


Pet Friendly Hotels

While this might sound like the premise of a Disney movie, the ranks of Hotel Resident dogs at luxury hotels are growing. These furry friends act not only as hotel ambassadors but also add an element of warmth and homeyness.  They are very popular with guests, and even have large followings on social media! Most of […]


Virtuoso Best of the Best 2017

At their recent Travel Week in Las Vegas, Virtuoso revealed the winners of the coveted Virtuoso Best of the Best Awards. This year there were 55 contenders in 11 categories which were selected by the Virtuoso network (which includes Vision Travel). Together they represent the crème de la crème of the Virtuoso member’s 1,246 hotels, […]