Entries by Elyse Glickman

Bring Teens and Kids Into the (Planning) Conversation

Christie Holmes, owner of Nashville-based travel advisor company Global CommUnity, acknowledges teen and kids clubs at high-end and all-inclusive resorts add extra convenience for parents planning vacations. She also stresses not every family is interested in that type of travel. Her company focuses on immersive travel encouraging family members to “get outside the bubble” and […]

Beyond the Finish Line in PyeongChang

Since selected as the site for the 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, the world set its sights on PyeongChang, South Korea. While some viewers were spellbound by the superhuman feats of world-class athletes, others were intrigued with global politics and celebrity sightings. Through it all, millions had a glimpse of a South Korea beyond […]

Baby’s First Fine Dining

Even with the joys of becoming parents, many moms- and dads-to-be may assume things they enjoyed before the blessed event — dining out in particular — will have to be back-burnered until their child starts prepping for his SATs. The prospect of a decade’s worth of Chucky Cheese and other theme park-esque chains can be […]

Good Times for Good Causes in the United States

The increased presence of “voluntourism” activities within some, or all, vacation itineraries in the last few years proved travelers gain a greater appreciation for a destination when interacting with local communities and the day-to-day existence beyond the confines of a posh resort. Naturally, there are numerous travel agencies, and resorts with programs specializing in philanthropic […]