Category Archives: Europe

Destination Spotlight: Greece

Greece has long been a destination worth visiting, but in recent years its popularity has boomed. The increased interest has made it imperative for travelers to approach their trip planning to Greece in advance. This is where trusted travel advisor … finish reading Destination Spotlight: Greece

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Hotel Spotlight: Naxian Luxury Collection

Naxos, a little known Greek island that offers better beaches than Mykonos, is home to a collection of two boutique hotels that are bringing luxury to the island. The Naxian Luxury collection is made up of two sister properties, Naxian … finish reading Hotel Spotlight: Naxian Luxury Collection

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Hotel Spotlight: Andronis Boutique Hotel

Part of a trio of luxury properties in Oia, Santorini the Andronis Boutique Hotel is by far the most luxurious of the three options, the other two being Andronis Luxury Suites and Andronis Arcadia. Like many properties in Oia the … finish reading Hotel Spotlight: Andronis Boutique Hotel

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Hotel Spotlight: Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel Athens

  Opening in the spring of 2019, this long awaited Four Seasons presence in Greece does not disappoint! Following a buyout of the already legendary Astir Palace, the Four Seasons did a complete design overhaul of the properties two buildings, … finish reading Hotel Spotlight: Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel Athens

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A Privé Partnership: Andaz and Park Hyatt

For many years, Ourisman Travel has been a proud partner of Hyatt Hotels and the luxury brands they offer, and with the launch of Hyatt Privé in 2018 our partnership has only grown stronger. After years of intense and intentional … finish reading A Privé Partnership: Andaz and Park Hyatt

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Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht

Amsterdam is one of those classic European destinations that never gets old. You can visit a million times over and never tire of the city’s personality and you could visit for 2 days or 12 and always find something new … finish reading Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht

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Azamara Pursuit: Ship Inspection Report

Azamara is a boutique upscale cruise line that focuses on destination immersion. Their newest ship, the Azamara Pursuit, expands the cruise line’s global reach while maintaining an intimate, modern-casual environment. Last year, after sailing with Silversea Cruises, I confessed that … finish reading Azamara Pursuit: Ship Inspection Report

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Greece: Luxury Travel Updates

Greece was a hot topic this year at Virtuoso Travel Week and we spend some time gathering the latest updates and insights from our top travel partners for Greece luxury travel. Here’s what we have our eye on: Canaves Oia … finish reading Greece: Luxury Travel Updates

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U by Uniworld, a fresh take on River Cruising

U by Uniworld is a fresh new take on River Cruising designed for independent travelers looking for casual flexibility in their itineraries and age does not define this demographic. River Cruising is an interesting travel option and one I had … finish reading U by Uniworld, a fresh take on River Cruising

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Hyatt Hotels on Our Radar

We are so excited to announce the launch of Hyatt Privé, Hyatt’s new travel advisor partnership program. Ourisman Travel has been involved in the creation and development of this program as a Beta tester since 2014 and we think the … finish reading Hyatt Hotels on Our Radar

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