Culinary Travel | legacytraveldesigns.com

Since we returned from our hosted group trip to Greece, Sandy and I have been hard at work planning our own and our clients’ next adventures. But I keep dreaming of Greece… A big piece of this amazing country that has stayed with me is the gastronomy we experienced there. And while we did have […]

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August 28, 2022

Beyond Baklava: Going Greek for Gastronomy

“My books are not about just terror and murder, they are about goodness. And kindness. About choices. About friendship and belonging. And love. Enduring love. If you take only one thing away from any of my books, I’d like it to be this: Goodness exists.” – Louise Penny A client asked Tracy and I to […]

Romantic Travel

August 21, 2022

A Louise Penny-Inspired Tour of Quebec

15 Explorers, 4 Families, 3 Generations, 1 Priceless Adventure! Legacy Travel Designs’ hosted trip to Greece is in the books! We took a 2-week break from our e-newsletter and blog posts so that we could fully immerse ourselves in our travels, and now we’re excited to fill you in on the highlights and details of […]

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August 15, 2022

A Greek Odyssey with Legacy Travel Designs

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 […]

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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 […]

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 […]

Family Travel

April 15, 2022

Going Coastal for the Arts in Sarasota

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 […]

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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 […]

Virtuoso Traveler

March 27, 2022

Charming Charleston

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 […]

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March 13, 2022

A Taste of Ireland for St. Patrick’s Day

You probably are familiar with the Carnival and Mardi Gras celebrations in Rio de Janeiro, New Orleans, and Venice. But what about some other places that have a rich tradition but might not be as well-known? Below you will find descriptions of different carnival celebrations from all corners of the globe, along with recipes that […]

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February 28, 2022

The Global Traditions and Tastes of Carnival