Category - Travelling With Vision

22
Feb

Recipe: Pizza, Florentine Style

In Florence, pizzerias make pizzas with thin crusts and bake them in wood burning ovens. Here is a basic recipe for the crust, plus the ingredients for making a simple Margerita Pizza. Pizzas are also generally individual size so the recipe below would be for one person. Makes: 2 thin medium size crust pizzas INGREDIENTS […]

28
Jan

The Results from our Travel Survey

Thank you to all our dedicated clients who took the time to fill out our recent travel survey. Your insight is critical as we continue our safe return to travel and strive to help make all your travel dreams come true. Here are some highlights from the survey. We asked you to surprise us with […]

27
Jan

The Original Sacher-Torte

Sacher -Torte is a chocolate cake, or torte of Austrian origin, invented by Franz Sacher, supposedly in 1832 for Prince Metternich in Vienna. It is one of the most famous Viennese culinary specialties. Ingredients: Cake: 130 g of dark couverture chocolate (min. 55% cocoa content) 1 Vanilla Pod 150 g softened butter 100g Icing sugar […]

27
Jan

The Hotel Sacher in Vienna, Austria

An iconic property that I admittedly knew little about before I spent 4 remarkable nights there. I arrived by van and pulled up to multiple bellmen ready to assist. I was whisked inside and since they had anticipated my arrival, everything was prepared ahead of time, and I was given the key to my room. […]

7
Dec

The Art of a Perfect Day

Rebecca Adams, Direct Travel’s Director of Supplier Relations, recently sailed on board Royal Caribbean’s Odyssey of the Seas. Here are Rebecca’s thoughts on the Experience: One of my favorite things about travel is how personal it is. However, this can create a challenge when travelling with family and friends. The solution is choosing a vacation […]

26
Nov

The Gift of Travel

The Gift of Travel is always the perfect size and is one that continues to give long after the recipient has returned home as memories that last a lifetime. Gift of Travel with Family Spend quality time together where no one has to do dishes and the toughest decision all day will be beach or […]