Killarney is the jewel in the crown of The Ring of Kerry. The Ring of Kerry is an amazing day trip of natural beauty taking in majestic lakes, rivers, mountains and truly spectacular Atlantic views. The scenery is unrivalled but it is the towns, villages and most definitely the people that will leave a magnificent lasting impression on the visitor.
I am a marathon runner and our hotel`s Running Concierge. Every week, I encourage my guests to discover Moscow and join me for a run. Along our jogging route, I would show them some of Moscow’s most famous sites as well as my favorite local places which are often overlooked by travelers. These hidden spots enhances the unique image of the city.
Sweden is famous for its design the world over, I began to understand why such an emphasis is placed on good design and beautiful things after spending my first winter here in Stockholm. If you are spending the majority of your time indoors to escape the weather, then you want to be surrounded by beautiful things, right?
Just ask Ferris Bueller, if you didn’t enjoy a Chicago-style hot dog from a bleacher seat on a sunny afternoon – you didn’t visit Chicago, and with public transportation from downtown, you’re just 15 minutes from the ballpark. At Wrigley Field, grab a seat on the patio at Big Star and enjoy fresh margaritas. Heading to Guaranteed Rate Field? Go early and visit Duck Inn, a stylish restaurant that specializes in, you guessed it, duck. Grab a table in the beer garden and enjoy their rendition of a Chicago-style hot dog known as the duck fat dog!
“Vienna is different” – That’s what the Austrians say about their capital city, but no one truly understands the meaning of the phrase until they have visited this wonderful place for themselves. Known for its glorious past, Vienna a city steeped in tradition has become increasingly modern and recently gained a reputation as a hip and trendy destination.
Art is flourishing in New York City and so are the galleries. Searching for art can be a bit overwhelming because New York is expansive with clusters of galleries in various neighbourhoods with many galleries opening, closing or just relocating to less expensive areas. The only constants are the permanent collections at museums; even then, the exhibits too change from time to time.
Russia has always been a religious country and the Golden Ring is a ring of cities northeast of Moscow which were significant centers in the formation Orthodox Christianity. For those who have already seen the famous highlights of Moscow: Christ the Saviour Cathedral, Novodevichi, Novopetrovsky and Donskoy monasteries, and still have a day or two to spare, I highly recommend a visit to one of the other towns in the Golden Ring.
We jokingly say at our concierge desk that the only thing you can’t do in Jackson Hole is scuba dive, as we have almost every activity imaginable here. Although we are a world-class ski area, summertime is actually the busiest time of year in Jackson Hole, with about 3 million visitors passing through each summer. The big draw for visitors is Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks.