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Teaching the Kids Global Lifestyle via Family Dinners

This post is sponsored by Ragú and you can visit Facebook.com/RaguSauce for easy recipe ideas. Want to know my secrets of teaching kids the global lifestyle, good eating habits and keeping our family together as…

Luxury Hotel Review: Maalu Maalu in Sri Lanka

If you have followed my Instagram account @houseofanais, you know already that our family of five had the holiday of a lifetime full of adventure when we were touring around the lovely island of Sri…

Top Three Castles to Visit in Southern England

When planning a visit to England there are some places that end up in most visitors must-visit list: in London probably the guard change in Buckingham Palace, the London Eye, a West End musical, London…

Travel Insight: Hot Hotel and Travel News for Spring Break

The temperatures may still be cold in some places, but we’ve got some hot travel news to share. Spring Break is on the mind of many right now. Myself, included. Where will your travels take…

Travel Insight: How Country Inn and Suites by Carlson is Changing the Guest Experience

It may soon be the talk of the country, but the national hotel chain Country Inn and Suites is getting a brand new overhaul. It will still have the same charm that its loyal guests…

Satu Vänskä-Westgarth’s Top 10 Skimbaco Moments of 2013

“Skimbaco lifestyle to me means having the courage and enthusiasm to jump head first into new adventures”, I wrote a while ago for my team profile here in Skimbaco. Naturally I agree. But as I…

Teaching the Kids Global Lifestyle via Family Dinners

Teaching kids global lifestyle and importance of family dinners

This post is sponsored by Ragú and you can visit Facebook.com/RaguSauce for easy recipe ideas. Want to know my secrets of teaching kids the global lifestyle, good eating habits and keeping our family together as…

Luxury Hotel Review: Maalu Maalu in Sri Lanka

Maalu Maalu Resort, Passekuhad, Sri Lanka

If you have followed my Instagram account @houseofanais, you know already that our family of five had the holiday of a lifetime full of adventure when we were touring around the lovely island of Sri…

Top Three Castles to Visit in Southern England

Windsor Castle

When planning a visit to England there are some places that end up in most visitors must-visit list: in London probably the guard change in Buckingham Palace, the London Eye, a West End musical, London…

Travel Insight: Hot Hotel and Travel News for Spring Break

W Resort in Bali

The temperatures may still be cold in some places, but we’ve got some hot travel news to share. Spring Break is on the mind of many right now. Myself, included. Where will your travels take…

Travel Insight: How Country Inn and Suites by Carlson is Changing the Guest Experience

Country Inn and Suites New Design

It may soon be the talk of the country, but the national hotel chain Country Inn and Suites is getting a brand new overhaul. It will still have the same charm that its loyal guests…

Satu Vänskä-Westgarth’s Top 10 Skimbaco Moments of 2013

Microadventures in Norway I @SatuVW I Destination Unknown

“Skimbaco lifestyle to me means having the courage and enthusiasm to jump head first into new adventures”, I wrote a while ago for my team profile here in Skimbaco. Naturally I agree. But as I…

Leigh Hines’ Top 10 Skimbaco Moments of 2013

Skimbaco in NMB

Even though I cover luxury hotel and travel for Skimbaco, which is nothing ordinary in the least, I live a very ordinary life in Raleigh, North Carolina.  When you check my linkedin profile, you’ll see…

Travel Insight: Scarlett O’Hara would be Impressed with Afternoon Tea at Virginia’s Jefferson Hotel

Gone with the wind-themed travel

Word around Richmond is that “Gone with the Wind” author Margaret Mitchell stayed at the Virginia’s Jefferson Hotel while writing the famous Southern novel, which turned into the iconic movie classic. As an avid fan…

Travel Insight: Book your Ski Vacation now for up to 81% Savings

St. Regis Aspen

The end of summer is a joyous time for ski lovers. Snow will be on the mountains before you know it. Serious skiers are already booking the best deals, and now is the time to…

The Little Island that could: Galveston, Texas

The little island that could: Galveston, Texas

When you think of Texas, beach isn’t the first thing that comes to most people’s minds. However, the Galveston Island, just an hour from Houston is a perfect spot for enjoying the beach and having…