Hawaii: Hualalai and Kapalua

While those on the East Coast consider Hawaii a long trip and tend to go to the Caribbean and Europe ahead of Hawaii, us West Coasters look at Hawaii differently….it’s a good long weekend, or a much needed break in between other vacations.  There really is something special about Hawaii,…

Dubai and Africa

Our journey started on Emirates Airlines, one of the best Business class products around.  After a “short” 16-hour flight we arrived in Dubai at 1am.  We took the 10pm out of LAX so we could have a full day at work and not lose a day in Dubai.  The Meet…
Tuscany

Tuscany

Recently, I traveled to Tuscany to meet with the Rosewood Hotels & Resorts Executive and Sales team.  I left LAX on KLM non-stop to Amsterdam, then connecting to Florence.  The KLM Business class was somewhat common as to what you would find on some International Business class seats these days. …

Vibrant Vietnam

My recent trip to Vietnam started in the northern part of the country with visits to Hanoi and Halong Bay. We then continued south to the central coast of Vietnam, which included the cities of Hue, Danang, and Hoi An.  After that, we went further south to Saigon and the…

Latest on LAX

What’s happening at LAX?   LAX is the3rd busiest airport in the United States with 80.9 million passengers projected to pass through LAX in 2016. With that being said, LAX traffic is very congested and it’s only going to get worse. Luckily, new campaigns are being developed such as “Come…
Getting to Know Germany

Getting to Know Germany

Hello! This is my first travel report as a travel agent at Plaza! We flew from NYC to Dusseldorf, then to Stuttgart. I paid a little more for the upgrade and it was well worth it for the extra legroom. The flight was only 7 hours long, and seemed to…
Jammin’ in Japan

Jammin’ in Japan

I recently received the opportunity to attend a Signature Educational FAM to Japan with G-Adventures. Initially, when I found out I was accepted, I was very excited to experience Japan first-hand. I did admittedly get nervous about the thought of traveling so far away with a group of strangers in…