Win 15 Day Trip to Peru

Posted by Nancy D. Brown
I've written about Peru, attended trade shows about Peru and listened to Jim Kane Founder and President of Culture Xplorers talk passionately about his CX Weavers Awards in Peru, yet I haven't been there myself.
If you've ever wanted to visit Peru and fancy yourself a writer, you have a few days […]

January 22nd, 2009|Blogging, Contest, Peru, Travel|

Luxury Travel Trends 2009

Posted by Nancy D. Brown
What does a luxury traveler look like? I recently returned from Las Vegas, home to the Luxury Travel Expo, a convention that delivers pearls of wisdom to luxury travel professionals. As a freelance writer, I'm happy to report that I walked away with a lot of information to share with you, […]

December 9th, 2008|Africa, California, Conferences and courses, Nevada, Peru, Travel|

New Zealand with teens, Peru for runners and Kenwood’s Landmark Vineyards – What a Trip


 Contra Costa Times
Article Launched: 02/29/2008 03:18:20 AM PST
Are your teens dreading the “F” word, as in family vacation?  Lafayette’s Ernie Furtado and Barbara Pelletreau recently returned from New Zealand with rave reviews.  “Both kid’s thanked me independently for taking them on this trip,” enthused Pelletreau.  “I would return in a heartbeat!” The family hiked glaciers, […]

February 29th, 2008|Guatemala, Peru, Travel, What a Trip, Wine Country|