Vacation

Posted By Linda Blackwell Simmons on 2018 Jul 30 - 2:48pm

It’s mid-April and I’m strolling down Bull Street, cutting through one of the 22 squares that grace Savannah — seeing the centuries-old Southern live oaks laden with Spanish moss, smelling the blossoming azaleas, and hearing the genteel horse-drawn carriage rounding the corner....

Posted By Anonymous on 2016 Feb 17 - 4:17pm

By: Nicole Crites There comes a time when corner offices and cubes are no longer conducive to team building.  That’s when you have to get out of the office and “into the wild.” New environments can relieve the pressure that an office often breeds and provide opportunities...

Posted By Kyle Whitecotton on 2015 Nov 11 - 4:47pm

Ski Resort Lodges That Cater to Corporate Retreats

The greatest justification for a corporate getaway is the belief that the best way to do business is to feel like you’re not doing business at all. That’s why corporate retreats should be less about agendas and more about finding inspiration, cultivating relationships and broadening...

Posted By Anonymous on 2015 Jul 29 - 1:32pm

Off The Clock: Getting Away To St. Thomas, St. John

If those boardroom meetings and sales calls have grown a bit tiresome, the U.S. Virgin Islands can be an easy getaway from the daily grind. No passport is required, no currency exchanges, and several airlines fly into the capital city of Charlotte Amalie. Purchased by the U.S. from Denmark in 1917...

Posted By Kyle Whitecotton on 2013 Dec 3 - 8:51am

No matter where you go for your next Colorado winter getaway, think beyond the limits of the airport shuttle and discover a side of the Rocky Mountains you may have overlooked.

Colorado is home to some of the greatest things in life. This is the land of raging rivers that rip through narrow canyons before slowing their pace along valleys speckled with wildflowers. This is where giant aspen groves paint mountainside masterpieces amid dark spruce forests before giving way...

Posted By Anonymous on 2013 May 30 - 10:13am

Beach resorts boasting enjoyment for the whole family

by Kyle Whitecotton So you think a beach getaway is just for the grown-ups? If you envision tropical vacations with those colorful umbrella drinks, tiny bathing suits reserved for the sand, and too many hours of sunbathing before heading off to the bar, think again. This month, we’re...

Posted By Hal Brown on 2012 Jul 24 - 4:01pm

Paradise does exist and can be found on a secluded island, where the service is very personal.

As the six-seat seaplane glided to a stop on the Blue Lagoon in front of Turtle Island, I looked out my window as a dozen native Fijians were singing a welcome song to us in their native tongue. As the pilot was preparing the cabin for us to leave the plane, he spoke words that epitomized our trip...

Posted By Anonymous on 2012 May 15 - 1:52pm

If you are looking to broaden your horizons, consider some of these not-so-typical spots for cruisin’.

by Kyle Whitecotton When most people think about taking a cruise, the first thoughts might include sandy beaches, coconut-scented tanning lotion, umbrella drinks and endless chains of tiny islands dotting the sapphire-colored horizon — the Caribbean. Nearly half of the industry’s...