by Sandy Fisher Day 1: Rapid City, South Dakota-Mount Rushmore Experiences: Private Vehicle and Helicopter Tours: On this private tour you will visit Mount Rushmore, Iron Mountain Road, Sylvan Lake and The Needles Highway among others. Then take to the air and see Mount Rushmore from above. Accommodations: The Under Canvas safari-inspired tents include amenities such […]

Adventure, Conservation, Family Travel, Nature, Wildlife

May 13, 2022

A Mount Rushmore/Yellowstone/Glacier National Parks 7-Day Itinerary Created with Our Partners at Overseas Leisure Group

There are so many ways that your family can explore the world together and build a legacy of shared memories and experiences. Beach vacations and all-inclusive resorts are typical for family gatherings, but think outside the box and you can have an unforgettable adventure with your crew. Below are just a few ideas for awesome […]

Adventure, Conservation, Cruises, Cultural Experiences, Destinations, Family Travel, Nature, Road Trips, Safaris, Sustainability, Travel Inspiration, Wildlife, Your Travel Bucket List

May 8, 2022

Family Adventures Around the World

No country this small packs in as much history, culture, and geographic diversity as this one. It has a booming food and wine scene, vibrant nightlife. and incredible beaches. But the number one reason to visit is hard to put into words. It is a sacred place emanating a spiritual energy like no other. Once there, it is easy to understand why […]

Adventure, City Stays, Culinary Travel, Cultural Experiences, Destinations, Family Travel, Your Travel Bucket List

April 27, 2022

Why You Need to Visit Israel at Least Once in Your Life

While in the South Bay area of Los Angeles recently for a family event, we visited a gem of the Palos Verdes peninsula – Terranea Resort. This Virtuoso property is a luxurious, full-service resort that focuses on wellness, sustainability, and culinary delights. It is a wonderful enclave that serves as both a quiet retreat as […]

Adventure, Culinary Travel, Destinations, Milestone Events, Nature, Romantic Travel, Virtuoso Traveler, Wellness

April 24, 2022

Exploring LA’s South Bay and Palos Verdes Peninsula

With its abundant artistic offerings, stunning year-round weather, and beautiful beaches, it’s no surprise that Sarasota has earned numerous accolades in the last year such as #1 Best Place to Visit in Florida 2022 and #9 Best Place to Live in the U.S. 2021 by U.S. News & World Reports and #2 Best U.S. Beach […]

Adventure, City Stays, Culinary Travel, Cultural Experiences, Destinations, Family Travel

April 15, 2022

Going Coastal for the Arts in Sarasota

Regardless of the connected religions, many spring holidays and celebrations share the themes of rebirth and renewal. Because of this, there often is overlap in traditions, rituals, and foods associated with these holidays. As I have written previously, observing or even participating in a local tradition or celebration is a great opportunity to immerse yourself […]

Adventure, Cultural Experiences, Destinations, Travel Inspiration

April 10, 2022

Spring Is In the Air!

Do you love driving and the independence of the open road?  Do you want to experience the most iconic routes of the world but need a bit more pampering than the traditional road trip brings to mind? The good news is that Legacy Travel Designs can customize drives of the globe’s stunning routes and landscapes, all […]

Adventure, City Stays, Culinary Travel, Cultural Experiences, Destinations, Family Travel, Nature, Road Trips, Romantic Travel, Uncategorized, Your Travel Bucket List

March 30, 2022

A High-Octane Twist on the Classic Road Trip

Whether you’re a history or architecture buff, food and beverage aficionado, beach bum, golfer, or shopper extraordinaire, Charleston has something for you! With such a long and complicated history, Charleston’s downtown area and the surrounding environs can be experienced through many lenses. Below are just a few things to do and see, and places to […]

City Stays, Culinary Travel, Cultural Experiences, Destinations, Family Travel, Literary Travel, Milestone Events, Nature, Road Trips, Romantic Travel, Travel Inspiration, Virtuoso Traveler

March 27, 2022

Charming Charleston

With 80% of the state made up of forest land and 32,000 miles of river, West Virginia offers a veritable smorgasbord of outdoor recreation and adventure. Whatever activities you desire, this state’s got it. From ziplining to spelunking, fishing to golfing, and swimming to skiing, there is something year-round for thrill-seekers and nature enthusiasts of […]

Adventure, Destinations, Family Travel, Nature, Road Trips

March 17, 2022

Experience the Great Outdoors Like Never Before in West Virginia

Click above for a glazed corned beef recipe that is sure to please. It’s super easy, but do plan ahead, because the beef needs to be boiled and then refrigerated overnight. Serve the corned beef with butter-slathered Irish soda bread and a medley of roasted potatoes, cabbage, parsnips and carrots, and you’ve got a hearty […]

City Stays, Culinary Travel, Cultural Experiences, Destinations, Family Travel, Road Trips, Travel Inspiration, Virtuoso Traveler, Your Travel Bucket List

March 13, 2022

A Taste of Ireland for St. Patrick’s Day