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We asked our staff, “What is an unexpected hidden gem that you have encountered in your travels?” Discover what our staff will be up to with their responses below. Sorry, I can’t think of anything.  I guess it’s still hidden. — Stacey Bowman, director, advertising sales Hanging Lake in Colorado. I first visited it on…

 
 

We asked our staff, “What are your summer travel plans?” Discover what our staff will be up to with their responses below.   “We are making our annual summer trek to Grayling, Michigan, to visit my parents and go fly fishing and canoeing on the Au Sable River. My kids are also begging me to…

 
 

We asked our staff, “If you could travel to any historic site in the world, what would it be?” Learn the top historic attractions on our staff’s bucket list below.   “I’m going to have to say I’d like to visit and play the Old Course at St. Andrews in Scotland, which is traditionally considered…

 
 

We asked our staff: “What music is on your playlist for long trips?” See our staff’s responses below!   My playlist today for long flights includes alt rock musicians like Jay Farrar, Sonvolt and The Tallest Man on Earth, plus old favorites like Van Morrison, Bob Dylan and Tom Petty. There is also one particular…

 
 

We asked our staff: “What is the most memorable hotel you have ever stayed in?” See our staff’s responses below!   “On a trip to New Orleans we stayed in the historic Omni Royal Orleans in the French Quarter. The hotel is gorgeous, the service was excellent, and the food was amazing. We enjoyed a…

 
 

We asked the staff at The Group Travel Leader: “What is a pleasant surprise you have encountered abroad?” Learn about some of their favorite moments below! “The most pleasant surprise I ever had in a foreign country was seeing my son in the airport in Queenstown, New Zealand. Sam was studying in Wollongong, New South Wales,…

 
 

We asked the staff at The Group Travel Leader: “What is your favorite scenic drive in America?” Find out their favorite road trips below!   “I have not driven Highway 1 in California, nor have I driven those long, lonely stretches of highway across the American West, so I cannot claim a comprehensive reservoir of knowledge…

 
 

We asked the staff at The Group Travel Leader: “What is your favorite patriotic attraction in the United States?” Find out the who their American idols are below! For me, Washington, D.C., is the most patriotic city in America, and walking around the National Mall is a great lesson in American history, but Arlington National Cemetery…

 
 

We asked the staff at The Group Travel Leader: “If you could have lunch with any figure from American history, who would it be, and what would you ask them?” Find out the who their American idols are below!   “It may sound cliche, but I would love to have a meal with George Washington….

 
 

We asked the staff at The Group Travel Leader: “What is a travel experience that you look forward to sharing with your kids?” Find out the dreams of these frequent fliers with their answers!   “I lived in Germany for four years when I was younger and was fortunate to travel all over Europe. I…