A wonderful selection of photos from a recent trip to New Zealand taken by our COO, Lorelei Calvert, and her husband. The two-week trip outlined on the map below included stays at Matakauri Lodge; Eichardt’s Private Hotel; Otahuna Lodge; The Farm, Cape Kidnappers; Huka Lodge; Treetops Lodge & Estate; and The Lodge at Kauri Cliffs. [...]
Located 23 miles southwest of Amsterdam, the Keukenhof Garden was established in 1949 by an association of Dutch bulb growers. Each year, 7 million bulbs, including tulips, daffodils and hyacinths, are planted in the 79-acre garden. You can check the progress of the seasonal flowering on the garden’s website. (Mid-April is usually the most spectacular time.) [...]
As rewarding as it is to meander through New Orleans’ French Quarter on your own, it can be fascinating to explore this historic city with a guide. On my recent visit, I booked two very different guided tours, and both proved to be enlightening. Mrs. Harper and I first embarked on a two-hour walking [...]
Limited to just 14 participants, this Andrew Harper Signature Tour (October 1-13) encompasses the most fascinating and beautiful sights in Sicily, as well as a number of palaces and estates normally off-limits to visitors. After digging deep into this enigmatic Mediterranean island, travelers are whisked by chartered jet directly to the Amalfi Coast, one of the world’s most gorgeously sybaritic stretches of cliffs and sea.