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by Hilary Stockton on 1/14/2016

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1/14/2016
This Review of a Milford Sound Flight and Cruise with Real Journeys, New Zealand is from our recent visit to Queenstown, known as the adventure capital of New Zealand. For prior posts in our trip report on New Zealand, please see:...
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  Which Southeast Asian countries require a visa, and which of these offer visa on arrival or e-visas? I'm regularly asked this by clients who haven't traveled recently to Southeast Asia, so I thought a post covering current visa requirements...
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  This Paihia Dive Review in New Zealand's Bay of Islands is part of a New Zealand trip report highlighting Virtuoso luxury lodges, fine dining, and things to do in North Island and South Island (Christchurch and Queenstown). For the prior...
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  This Herculaneum Photo tour post is part of a trip report featuring the Amalfi Coast, Tuscany, Florence, Rome, Singapore Suites, Air Berlin Business Class, and luxury hotel stays, dining and activities in Berlin and Italy.  For the prior posts,...
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5/23/2015
  This Conrad Maldives Activities and Things to Do post is part of a trip report including luxury resorts in the Maldives, such as Four Seasons Landaa Giraavaru and Soneva Fushi, as well as Etihad First Class and Business Class.  For the...
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4/26/2015
  This Four Seasons Maldives at Kuda Huraa Activities and Top Things to Do post is part of a trip report including Four Seasons Landaa Giraavaru in the Maldives as well as luxury hotels in Southeast Asia and Etihad First Class and...
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  Surfing in the Maldives? Yes, at the Four Seasons at Kuda Huraa! While there is an international surfing competition held at Kuda Huraa each August, you don't need to be a pro to learn the basics. If you've ever...
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  This Four Seasons Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru Activities post covers top things to do at the resort, my favorite of the 5 Maldives luxury resorts I've stayed at. Our stay was part of a trip including visits to 4...
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What are the best places to swim with whale sharks, while staying at a 5-star resort? A TravelSort client recently asked me this question, and it's one I'd already been exploring for our personal travel, as everyone in my family,...
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  This Bayon Temple Photo Tour was organized by Amansara--the best luxury boutique hotel in Siem Reap, Cambodia. The posts are part of a trip report including Asiana First Class, Thai First Class, and luxury resorts and dining in northern Thailand. For the...
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  This Ta Prohm and Preah Khan Temple Photo Tour is part of a trip report on Siem Reap, Cambodia, including Asiana First Class and luxury resorts and dining in northern Thailand. For the previous posts in this trip report please...
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1/31/2015
Beng Mealea is a jungle temple I'd been wanting to see for several years. I didn't manage to make it out there the first time I was in Siem Reap, as it is over an hour's drive each way to...
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1/14/2015
  This Mahout Experience at Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp is part of a trip report including Asiana First Class and luxury resorts and dining in northern Thailand and Cambodia. For the previous posts, please see: SWISS Lounge JFK Terminal 4...
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1/6/2015
  This review of the Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp and Resort is from our recent stay during a trip riding elephants in Thailand and visiting Angkor Wat and other temples in Cambodia. For prior posts in this trip report, please...
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11/26/2014
Elephants have been the highlight so far of our Thanksgiving trip to Southeast Asia, including the Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp and Resort in Northern Thailand. I've always wanted to see elephants in a more natural environment than a zoo...
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11/19/2014
  New Zealand's best luxury lodges are an incredible way to experience Godzone (or "God's Own Country"), as some Kiwis refer to their homeland. While New Zealand is known for its pristine and dramatic scenery, adventure sports and friendly, laid-back...
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10/2/2014
  This Maui Snorkel Charters Molokini Review is by my husband, who went snorkeling early on his first full day in Maui, while the munchkin and I did some outrigger canoe paddling at the Andaz Maui at Wailea.  For prior...
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9/15/2014
  Does your credit card include trip delay and trip interruption insurance? The Citi Executive AAdvantage card, which many got with the 100K Citi Executive AAdvantage offer (now expired) has improved its coverage, and since I'm emailed quite a bit...
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This Manta Ray Night Dive in Kona, Hawaii review is from a diving trip with Kona Diving Company. The Kona Manta Ray Night Dive is often considered among the top dives in the world, but even if you don't scuba dive,...
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  This Punalu'u Black Sand Beach Photo Tour is from a recent trip to the Big Island of Hawaii and Maui, with stays at Four Seasons Resort Hawaii at Hualalai, Andaz Maui at Wailea and Four Seasons Maui at Wailea.  For...
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