British Columbia | The Chilko Experience Wilderness Resort
When to travel: June – Sept. When to book: 3-6 months ahead
Why The Chilko Experience: Surrounded by five million acres of British Columbian wilderness, this remote and hand-crafted resort was built log by log over five years. With a maximum of twelve guests at a given time, each log or timber frame house is surrounded by 25 acres of pure privacy with unobstructed views. Guests can kayak or fly-fish on alpine lakes fed by glaciers, hike in the mountains, observe bears and bald eagles, or simply sink into a desk chair and relax.
7-Night Mita Residential Estates & Villas
Punta Mita, Mexico | Classic Vacations
When to travel: Year-round When to book: 6-9 months ahead
Why the 7-Night Mita Residential Estates & Villas with Classic Vacations: Nestled along Banderas Bay on a peninsula surrounded by turquoise water is Punta Mita, one of Mexico’s most majestic coastal destinations. With Classic Vacations, choose from a vast portfolio of high-end vacation rentals including stylish condominiums, private villas and stunning haciendas crafted by celebrated local architects. Take advantage of an endless array of amenities, such as private infinity pools, oceanfront views, and a Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course. Rest on the beach, explore quaint fishing villages and browse art created by Huichol Indians.
Greek Revival Athens to Istanbul
Regent Seven Seas Explorer
When to travel: October When to book: 9-12 months ahead
Why Greek Revival on Regent Seven Seas Explorer: Board Regent’s newest, most extravagant ship for its maiden voyage as you spend 10 nights snaking through the Greek isles and Turkey. The ship features massive suites with living rooms, wraparound balconies and walk-in closets. Starting near Athens, home to the Acropolis and temples to Greek gods, sail to the ancient ruins in Crete. Visit the walled Monastery of St. John the Divine in Patmos and tour Ottoman mansions and Istanbul’s Spice Bazaar in Turkey. Then return to the ship for cooking classes at the Culinary Arts Kitchen or browse a variety of exclusive boutiques.