Plan Now, Travel Later

Right now, many are looking to travel again. I know I am! Virtual vacations are very popular on social media, but nothing replaces real ones. Now is the time to plan your winter getaway. Come join me on these winter cool vacations. Via Mondo has several options at various hot spots. In this issue of […]

Road-Trip Bound

The travel industry is undergoing enormous changes to give you peace of mind and confidence.  Hotels and resorts are taking extra precautions adding additional cleaning services, stricter check-in procedures and more room service.  Expect to wear a mask. Airlines will sanitize planes before every departure. You will find empty middle seats on all US airlines. Cruises […]

WanderLuxe Destinations

During this time, Via Mondo is growing their reach, setting up the office for future travel and continuing to develop relationships with vendors and suppliers to bring you better travel experience once you are ready to travel. WanderLuxe Destinations reached out in early April with well wishes during these uncertain times, which prompted this interview. […]

The Benefits of a Travel Advisor

Over the last few months, information about the Coronavirus has inundated the news non-stop. Every news outlet is reporting on the virus and sounding the alarm. It has been a flurry of phone calls and emails addressing concerns, laying out fact versus fiction to allow travelers to make sound decisions about their upcoming travel plans. Then I […]

Top 5 Places to Visit by Cruise Ship in 2020

Written by Denise Caiazzo an original article on the Travel Market Report: A voice of the travel advisor. Just a few months into the new year, and the start of a new decade, some people have dubbed 2020 as “the year of perfect vision.” Many have high expectations of what this year will hold. As you’re […]

Travel Trends of 2020

Travel & Leisure announces the 50 best places to travel in 2020. If you are like me, you ask yourself, who didn’t make the list. Marketers pay a great deal to grace the pages of Travel & Leisure’s most famous list. When a traveler is looking for the trendiest places, it often amounts to how […]

What is wellness travel?

Happy New Year! Perhaps you sang Auld Lang Syne and said farewell to 2019. For some of you, a new year means new beginnings. January is notoriously known for wellness. If you Google January wellness, a list of websites flood the page. Gym membership sky rockets and everyone is looking to make healthier choices in […]

Experience Italy’s Finest Food & Wine

Have you been to Italy and seen the three major cities like Rome, Florence and Venice? Perhaps you’ve ventured to the Amalfi Coast and some smaller towns in Tuscany or taken a few days in Milan and Lake Como. There is so much more to see and do in Italy. It remains the #1 destination […]

Switzerland: Hidden Trails & Majestic Peaks

On Collette’s Switzerland: Hidden Trails & Majestic Peaks tour, discover a world of pastoral splendor, where the history of the Belle Époque is preserved in awe-inspiring architecture, all set to the grand backdrop of the Alps. You won’t be one of the crowd on an Explorations tour; you’ll be an integral part of a cultural […]

Cruise Alaska

Windstar Cruises’ unique sailings to Alaska are getting high grades from travel experts Windstar’s soft-expedition-style cruising gets guests onto the water right from their small cruise ship, up close and personal with Alaska’s wildlife and pristine natural habitats. Their recently “Stretched” 312-passenger all-suite Star Breeze is will be sailing in Alaska May-Aug 2020.  This ship […]