Month: January 2009

Best Affordable All-Inclusives

11 all-inclusive beach resorts that deliver surprising luxury, service, and cuisine at an affordable (and predictable) price.From February 2009By Ann Shields | Travel + Leisure With a little shopping around, the convenience and perks of an all-inclusive vacation can be had at a great price (from as low as $120 per person per night at…

Read more Best Affordable All-Inclusives

Choose your perfect cruise

How to find the trip that floats your boatmsnbc Travel By Adam McCulloch updated 11:19 a.m. ET Sept. 26, 2008“Cruise ships used to be for the newlywed or nearly dead,” quips Carolyn Spencer-Brown, Editor in Chief of Cruisecritic.com, an authority on the cruise ship industry. For years these floating clichés offered bingo, buffets and boredom…

Read more Choose your perfect cruise

36 Hours in Reykjavik, Iceland

NY Times TravelBy FRANK BRUNIPublished: January 11, 2009 A chattering woman on a barstool near mine swirls her screwdriver as if it were cabernet sauvignon, not seeming to notice the waves of orange liquid crashing over the rim. A cackling woman in a strapless black dress and a red Santa cap whirls by, glancing over…

Read more 36 Hours in Reykjavik, Iceland