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Travel Experiences that Make You Richer

You may have heard the expression that:“Travel is the only thing that you buy that makes you richer.” Although travel is a luxury, why not invest in yourself and make priceless memories? Check out these unforgettable destinations bound to have a good return on your investment.

Rome – La Dolce Vita


Whether you are an art lover, history buff, or a fashionista, the Eternal City has a little something for everyone. La Dolce Vita (sweet or good life) is found around every corner from the Spanish Steps and the Pantheon to people watching at an outdoor café in Piazza Navona with a cappuccino or a bold Italian Brunello Montalcino. Always wanted to treat yourself to Italian leather and couture? Take the long way home, walking through the famous Via Frattina, Via del Babbuino and Via Condotti for some of the best designer boutiques in all of Europe. After the shopping, stop at one of the fashionable cafés on Via Veneto to try a Spritz before enjoying a delicious dinner at Grand Hotel Palace.

Patagonia – Nature Does it Best


World renowned for some of the most spectacular landscapes, Patagonia in Southern Chile is a nature lover’s mecca. Whether you are a shutterbug, hiker, or an animal lover, Torres del Paine National Park is a masterpiece. The glaciers, secluded lakes and rivers, as well as granite mountain peaks are hard to beat. However, after a full day of adventures in nature, you can recharge your batteries at the spa and savor a gourmet meal at the top hotel in all of Chile – the Singular Patagonia in Puerto Natales.

Hawaii – Living Aloha

Guanaco in Torres del Paine National Park

There is no other paradise quite like Hawaii. Whether you travel to Maui, Kauai, Oahu, or the Big Island, the aloha spirit welcomes you to a slower pace to enjoy the majestic views. Hawaii’s lush tropical forests, red volcanic peaks, and beautiful coastlines are to be explored. Take the time to witness the work of Mother Nature at her best with a helicopter ride over Haleakala or driving the Road to Hana to stay at the Travaasa, the number one boutique hotel in Hawaii.

Take the opportunity to invest in you and your loved ones. Whether you gravitate toward natural beauty in Hawaii and Patagonia or the cosmopolitan lifestyle of Rome, travel creates memories that last forever. Don’t wait for another New Year’s resolution; start planning your next travel today.