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!

The two most common questions I get asked are, “When is the best time to go to (destination)?” and “Where is the best place to go during (month/holiday)?” You are in luck because I’ve scoured the globe to compile a month-by-month resource to make travel planning throughout the year easy. Here you’ll find the top vacation […]

City Stays, Conservation, Culinary Travel, Cultural Experiences, Destinations, Family Travel, Safaris, Unique Travel Requests, Wildlife, Your Travel Bucket List

October 31, 2021

Legacy’s Travel Guide for Each Month of the Year

“A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.” – Marcus Garvey Since it’s my dad’s birthday this weekend, I’ll give him a shout-out for his “Roots & Wings” speech at my wedding. This speech is legendary in our family, and its main theme — the […]

Uncategorized

October 24, 2021

Roots and Wings

From its world-class gastronomy and eclectic art scene to its distinctive architecture and proud musical heritage, New Orleans feels like no other city. Use the interest-based suggestions below from NewOrleans.com as guides for your own trip. Girls’ Getaway Whether you’re planning a bachelorette party, mom-daughter trip or just a besties gals getaway, here are some […]

City Stays, Culinary Travel, Cultural Experiences, Destinations, Family Travel, Virtuoso Traveler

October 11, 2021

Never-ending fun in NOLA

Nowhere beats the beauty and romance of New England for autumn leaf peeping. Every year, from late September to mid-November, travelers flock to the region to take in the resplendent yellows, golds, deep reds, and oranges. Here is just a sampling of unique ways to see Mother Nature in all her glory. Amtrak’s Vermonter Your journey […]

Destinations, Family Travel

September 18, 2021

Create New Traditions with these Fall Foliage Forays

After September 11, 2001, our frequent visits to New York and our daily lives here in Maryland took on additional significance. Over the years, we have made sure that our kids don’t take for granted that they are living amongst landmarks and institutions that most people in the world and many in our own country […]

Cultural Experiences, Destinations, Family Travel, Uncategorized, Virtuoso Traveler

September 12, 2021

NYC and DC Connections and Authentic Experiences

I have some awesome memories of summers on Echo Lake in Readfield, Maine — the fresh, pine-scented air, the call of the loons, the warmth of a blazing campfire. Most of all, I loved sharing the camp experiences — horseback riding, swimming across the lake, performing in the camp plays — with my sister and […]

Family Travel, Virtuoso Traveler

August 2, 2021

Amazing “Family Camp” Experiences