explore | legacytraveldesigns.com

Is Alaska on your Wanderlist? If so, check out these cruises and land-sea-combo “cruisetour” options from Holland America, one of our Virtuoso partners. When you sail with Holland America Line, you’ll do more than see glaciers and gold rush towns, you’ll experience them up close – from immersive tundra treks and port-to-table cooking demos to […]

Adventure, Cruises, Cultural Experiences, Destinations, Nature, Travel Inspiration, Virtuoso Traveler, Your Travel Bucket List

June 19, 2022

Upper-Latitude Attitudes: Adventures in Alaska for Cool Summer Travel

Everyone’s idea of luxury is different. Does your perfect vacation involve pampering, exclusive-access experiences, one-of-a-kind accommodations, or the ultimate private retreat for yourself and your group of loved ones? Whatever luxury means to you, and whatever your travel dream involves, we can help you make it happen. Below are some ideas that can provide you […]

Adventure, Cultural Experiences, Travel Inspiration, Virtuoso Traveler, Your Travel Bucket List

June 6, 2022

Luxury is Personal

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

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!

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

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 […]

Culinary Travel, Cultural Experiences, Destinations, Travel Inspiration, Your Travel Bucket List

February 28, 2022

The Global Traditions and Tastes of Carnival

As I write this, the snow is falling and the wind is blowing, but my memories of fun in the Mexican sun are keeping me warm. If you are experiencing the winter doldrums, come along with me on a getaway to a tropical paradise. Below you will find all the details of my experience. ARRIVAL IN […]

Culinary Travel, Cultural Experiences, Destinations, Family Travel, Your Travel Bucket List

January 9, 2022

A Family’s Escape to Paradise-A Review of Our Trip to the Occidental Xcaret Resort, Xcaret Park, and Xplor

Legacy Travel Designs is hosting a family group trip to Greece! From July 30-August 7, 2022, the Fishers and the Husteds will be exploring Athens, Naxos and Santorini. The trip is geared toward families with teens and young adults traveling with parents and active senior grandparents. Our partners from Curated Greece have lined up some […]

Culinary Travel, Cultural Experiences, Destinations, Family Travel, Travel Inspiration, Virtuoso Traveler, Your Travel Bucket List

January 2, 2022

Join Legacy Travel Designs in Greece!