FA Cup Final At Wembley Stadium In London

Wembley Stadium

Wembley Stadium

All eyes are on the FA cup with Liverpool traveling to Blackburn on April 8 for a replay after drawing on March 8. The winner faces Aston Villa in the FA Cup semi final on April 19. Arsenal and Reading will face off on April 18. On May 30th the FA Cup Final will take place in London at Wembley Stadium. Continue reading


Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Barging and River Cruising

If you have questions about barging or river cruising, or if you are thinking about it for your next vacation, come to the Departure Lounge Barging & River Cruising event on March 11th. Continue reading

Insight To India



If you’re interested in exploring options for a magical trip to India, I invite you to a showcase and wine reception at Departure Lounge on March 5th. Come and meet Shonali Datta, Managing Director of Banyan Tours, widely recognized as one of the truly specialist companies in India. Shonali is the leading expert on the best travel experiences and luxury properties. Continue reading

French Jewels of Hospitality

Cheval Blanc Courchevel

Cheval Blanc Courchevel

Ooh la la! Join me at Departure Lounge for a French wine and truffles reception showcasing the hospitality jewels of Paris, St. Barths, the French Alps & the Maldives. Learn about Hotel Esprit Saint Germain on Paris’ Left Bank and meet owner Laurence Tafanel. Then discover the exquisite Cheval Blanc properties represented tonight by Evelyn Weber, manager of Cheval Blanc St. Barth Isle de France. She will present her property in St. Barths, as well as the Cheval Blanc properties in the French Alps and the Maldives. Continue reading