Get away from it all! Isla Holbox (pronounced hol-BOSH, meaning “black hole” in Maya) is a tropical paradise, lying just 6 miles off the north coast of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula. It’s the perfect getaway for anyone who wants to get off the grid. No paved roads, almost no cars, just miles and miles of pristine […]


June 22, 2021

Isla Holbox, Mexico’s Best Kept Secret

Isla Holbox of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, Allegro Luxury Vacations

Is vacation high on your list of priorities now? You are not alone. In a recent survey, Harvest Hosts discovered that sixty percent of those studied plan to travel more than they did in 2019 before the pandemic began. The difference is that their priorities and values have changed. Today’s travelers are embracing slow travel, […]

Sustainable Travel

June 22, 2021

Less is more. 8 ways slow travel will change your life, for good!

post-pandemic travel, slow travel, sustainable travel, Allegro Luxury Vacations

From Gogo Vacations blog Mexico’s vibrant atmosphere is always a delight to the senses. Combine this with Cancun and Riviera Maya’s picturesque beaches, and you’ve got the perfect recipe for one awesome vacation. Our five favorite reasons to vacation along the Yucatan coast will have you ready to pack your bags and go or, if you’ve […]

Cancun, Riviera Maya

January 8, 2021

5 Reasons Why We Can’t Get Enough of Cancun and Riviera Maya

Visit Cancun and Riviera Maya for authentic Mexican cuisine

From Virtuoso Take a tour of regional flavors, progressive chefs, and rich cultural heritage. Eating your way through Croatia is like time-traveling through the last millennium of southeastern European history. “On the edge of empires for thousands of years, Croatia has long been a crossroads of cultures,” says Dolores Jakolis, a Virtuoso advisor who lives in the […]


January 4, 2021

Croatia: A Culinary Road Map

Dubrovnik Croatia Brenda Ajay Allegro Luxury Vacations

Ocean cruises have been a popular way to vacation for decades, and for good reason. They’re affordable, convenient and offer travelers peace of mind knowing that everything they need for a fantastic getaway is all in one place. What could be better than that? Well, consider a river cruise. You might think that the words […]

River Cruise

December 2, 2020

10 Reasons Why Ocean Cruisers Will Love River Cruising

10 reasons you'll love a European river cruise, Allegro, Brenda Ajay

Here at Allegro Luxury Vacations we are overwhelmed with joy as we celebrate CDC announcement dropping the no sail order and providing a path for our cruise line partners to sail again. Although we can not wait to celebrate on the high seas and set sail with all of you, passengers will not be on […]

Covid-19, Cruises

October 31, 2020

CDC: “Conditional Sailing Order” prepares cruise lines to sail again

cruise lines prepare to sail again, Allegro Luxury Vacations, Brenda Ajay

​Europe, castles along the Rhine, Budapest at night, and floating along the Siene are what most of us imagine when it comes to river cruising. But just as fabulous and way too often overlooked are the grand iconic paddleboats that sail right here in the USA along the Mississippi, Ohio, Cumberland and Tennessee Rivers, and […]


July 1, 2020

10 Reasons why you should take an American Queen Steamboat River Cruise

American Queen Steamboat Co American Duchess sailing the Mississippi

Travel is not an option for us right now, but there’s no reason why we can be dreaming and planning ahead for a fun and relaxing getaway once the restrictions have been lifted. While international travel will remain uncertain for a while, there are plenty of destinations close to home, right here in the US, […]

Close to Home Series

April 4, 2020

#CloseToHome series – Albuquerque

​The first-ever all-inclusive resort in the Keys is finally a reality. The much anticipated Bungalows at Key Largo, just a 75-minute drive from Miami is the perfect little hideaway for guests looking for an upscale, sink-your-toes-in-the-sand and stay there kind of cabana lifestyle. The boutique, waterfront resort features 135 private bungalows each adorned with fresh […]

Luxury Travel

January 11, 2020

All Inclusive Luxury in the Florida Keys

​With modernized ships and great itineraries, river cruising is fast becoming popular with younger travelers. Millennials are more interested in cruising Europe than other generations, and more likely than Generation Xers or Baby Boomers to take a river cruise in the next two years, so we’ve compiled some reasons why travelers of any age should […]


January 11, 2020

River Cruising Europe: It’s Time for Travelers of All Ages to Get On Board

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