The Dolomites are spectacular from the ground, but they are even more dramatic from the air. If helicopters do not alarm you, I cannot recommend a scenic flight too highly.
Founded by tailor Armand Allard in 1926, AAllard is the most glamorous snow and sportswear shop in France. Unlike other brands that have gone global, there is only one store, and it remains faithful to the original vision and innovative tailoring of its founder.
The Andrew Harper Traveler speaks to Norwegian Adventures’ Jan Sortland.
Running for 200 miles south of Quito between two parallel cordilleras, Ecuador’s “Avenue of the Volcanoes” contains seven peaks more than 17,000 feet high. The tallest, 20,565-foot Chimborazo, was long thought to be the highest mountain in the world.
Canoeing down the Zambezi might sound like an adventure suitable for those who would otherwise spend their vacations ice-climbing in Alaska or mountain biking across the Atacama Desert. But in fact, it is a serene, almost dreamlike experience.
Although our primary mission is to search for sophisticated hideaways, occasionally we like to take a break from private pools and gourmet cuisine to experience something simpler, and ideally, to get some serious exercise.
The fulfillment of a childhood dream for James Manley, the founder of Atlantic-Pacific Capital in Greenwich, Conn., The Ranch at Rock Creek takes its name from a blue-ribbon trout stream that flows out of the wilderness along the Continental Divide.