My Exciting Eco Adventure in Costa Rica

Luxury Travel Advisor, Karen Kilyk, recently went in search of eco adventure in Costa Rica. She found everything from rafting and zip lining to hanging bridges and hot springs, making Costa Rica a perfect vacation ..

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explore Japan

Insider Tips to Explore Japan with Ease and Confidence

Liza Pitzer, Director of Covington’s Business Travel Services, is a big fan of Japan. She recently made her third trip there and shares some helpful tips to help you explore Japan with ease and confidence. ..

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VizEat

How to Make Your Travels Taste Better with VizEat

“Cooking an authentic Italian meal at our host’s home, and then sharing it al fresco with a stunning view of the Tuscan hills was a truly local experience we’ll treasure forever.” If that whets your ..

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adventures in Canada

7 Remarkable Places to Find Luxury Adventures in Canada

The words “adventure travel” often conjure up images of dangerous rock climbing and wild water kayaking, but even if your risk tolerance is about 0.75 on a 10-point scale, you can still enjoy adventures in ..

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solo cruising

Why Solo Cruising is the Perfect Solution to Traveling Alone

Traveling alone has benefits: you get to see and do what you want; you set your own pace; you don’t have to consult anyone on where to eat. But solo travel is also a little ..

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Experts Share Their Favorite Luxury Resorts

Part of the joy of travel is reliving favorite experiences long after the trip. The top-notch travel advisors at Covington Travel create memorable trips every day for our clients, but Travel Maestro readers wondered what ..

How to Create a Practical Long-Range Travel Life Plan

Most travelers have a bucket list of places they want to see. If you’re like me, every time you check one off, you add two more. Your copy of 1,000 Places to See Before You ..

Explore the World on Viking Ocean Cruises

Viking Cruises has firmly established its reputation for providing guests with a premier river cruise experience. Since launching their first ocean vessel in 2015, they have also garnered wide acclaim for their Viking Ocean Cruises. ..

What You Need to Know About Using an Airline Loaner Laptop

In response to the airline electronics ban instituted by the U. S. Department of Homeland Security in March 2017, some of the affected airlines are offering a complimentary “Laptop Loan” service to Business and First Class ..

How to Not Leave Money on the Table with Unused Airline Tickets

Remember that time that you had a last-minute change to your work schedule and you wound up driving to D.C. instead of flying to San Francisco? Or your son got an ear infection and you ..

27 Vacation Tips to Help You Save Money This Year

Summer vacation season is right around the corner and we want to help you make the most of it. We know that whether you’re planning an inexpensive weekend getaway or an extravagant trip of a ..

How to Support Sustainable Tourism and Still Travel the Way You Want

No, you don’t have to throw money from the train window or bring loads of trinkets or pencils along as giveaways. In fact, you don’t have to dip into your pocket at all to practice ..

Regent Seven Seas is the Best Value in Luxury Cruising

Travel Maestro readers probably know that I am a big fan of Regent Seven Seas Cruises. I thoroughly enjoy the casual, yet elegant feel, the impeccable service and of course, the world-class cuisine. Other cruise ..

Everything You Need to Know about Denied Boarding

When was the last time you flew with an empty seat next to you? Over the last several years, airlines tightened up their passenger capacity and more often than not, planes go out with most ..

How to Get Paid to Shop with MoneyBack Mexico

From designer boutiques to open-air markets, Mexico has something for every type shopper. Prices for silver and handmade goods are attractive by American standards, but visitors shopping in Mexico can spend even less by getting ..