Our Leisure

By Land

Newport Beach, California  |  The Resort at Pelican Hill

When to travel: Year-round When to book: 3-6 months in advance

Why The Resort at Pelican Hill: Experience beauty and luxury fit for the Renaissance! Nestled along 3.5 miles of stunning California coastline, The Resort at Pelican Hill offers 204 bungalows inspired by 16th century Italian architecture, boasting private ocean-view terraces, handcrafted wood beams, and limestone fireplaces. Swim in the circular Coliseum Pool covered with one million glass tiles, relax in the spa’s Roman soaking pools or hit the Tom Fazio-designed golf courses. Andrea Ristorante serves up handmade pastas and artisan gelato that certainly can’t be missed!

Virtuoso exclusive offer*: $100 golf or spa, once per stay. 


By Air

Arenal, Costa Rica  |  Nayara Hotel, Spa & Gardens

When to travel: Nov.-April When to book: 6-9 months in advance

Why the Arenal and Nayara Hotel, Spa & Gardens with Journese: Nayara Hotel, Spa & Gardens combines traditional Costa Rican culture and world-class luxury, offering 24 boutique casitas with private gardens surrounded by lush vegetation and spectacular views of the nearby Arenal Volcano. Journese offers unparalleled offerings and itineraries, customizing extraordinary rainforest adventures. Explore the must-see Arenal Volcano National Park, observe wildlife like monkeys, sloths and jaguars, go river rafting, explore the rainforest canopy, or scale lava flows. The possibilities are endless!

Virtuoso exclusive offer*: Vary by date, please inquire for details.


By Sea

Antarctica  |  Lindblad Expeditions – National Geographic

When to travel: Jan.-Feb. When to book: 6-12 months in advance

Why Antarctica with Lindblad Expeditions – National Geographic: Discover the Antarctic Peninsula and surrounding islands, the world’s supreme unspoiled wilderness, aboard the state-of-the-art National Geographic Explorer. Glean intimate knowledge of the silent landscape from National Geographic experts such as naturalists, undersea specialists, and photographers, each contributing unique perspectives and ensuring you get the most from this once-in-a-lifetime expedition. Kayak in protected waters among icebergs, observe leopard seals, penguins and killer whales, or take a Zodiac landing craft to explore new frontiers on foot.

Virtuoso exclusive offer*: Vary by date, please inquire for details.

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