Fred’s blog

Postcards from a Poe Traveler

June 29, 2017

We sent our dear Poe friend, Kent Blochberger, a stack of blank postcards before his trip to Morocco and Spain, […]

Our go-to guide in Southern Spain

Allow us to introduce dear Poe friend Roisin Byrne who is now offering private guided tours of Málaga and the […]

Bin there, done that

June 22, 2017

New TSA Screening Procedures May Be on the Way Get ready for more bins. If the tediousness of airport security riles you […]

Luxury times two!

April 26, 2017

We’re over the moon about this offer from two of our faves: Aman Venice and Rosa Alpina. Check it out […]

Ellison Poe quoted in Travel Weekly

April 25, 2017

Find out what the travel experts, including our own Ellison Poe, are saying about luxury rentals in Travel Weekly!

Sea of Cortez is a living aquarium

April 17, 2017

Did you know there’s an epic eco-playground waiting just across the country? In the Sea of Cortez, which Jacques Cousteau […]

Kudos to Angela!

February 3, 2017

Congratulations to our own Angela Simon who is now officially a Certified Inspired by Iceland Specialist! Iceland is the hot […]

Luxe in the Luberon

January 16, 2017

The south of France just got hotter with the opening of this amazing new hotel and winery. In his most personal […]

Glamping in Ladakh

January 11, 2017

Spectacularly jagged, arid mountains enfold this magical Buddhist ex-kingdom. Picture-perfect gompas (Tibetan Buddhist monasteries) dramatically crown rocky outcrops amid whitewashed […]

Ellison Poe named to A-List

August 29, 2016

Travel + Leisure unveils its fifteenth annual A-List of 137 Top Travel Agents in the September issue, available on newsstands […]

Keep moving with TSA PreCheck

August 17, 2016

Want to get through security in 5 minutes without removing your shoes, laptops, liquids, belts and light jackets? Yes please!  […]

Thank you, A&K!

May 18, 2016

. . . for a scintillating client night and for being such trusted partners over many years!

Polite luxury

May 13, 2016

Velaa Private Island, Maldives On Noonu Atoll, a 45-minute seaplane ride north of the capital Malé, this resort has the […]

Bear witness

Entrée Canada offers a unique experience with possibly the bravest guide in the country. Simply known as the “Bear Whisperer,” […]

Saddle up

England offers some of the most unspoilt countryside in the world, with magnificent houses steeped in history and romance.  Allow […]

Give it a rest

The BodyHoliday Voted “favorite spa in the Caribbean” by SpaFinder, St. Lucia’s The BodyHoliday is the ultimate body-mind-spirit escape. At this […]

Where even the chickens are pampered . . .

Rancho la Puerta Renew your mind, body, and spirit on a journey to true wellness. At Rancho La Puerta, a fabulous […]

Gallivanting and Galavanta-ing around Colombia

Soaring Andean summits, unspoiled Caribbean coast, enigmatic Amazon jungle, cryptic archaeological ruins and cobbled colonial communities. Colombia boasts all of South America‘s allure, and more. Galavanta […]

Why we’re SO fired up about Iceland . . .

It’s hard not to use superlatives when talking about Iceland—for natives and for those fortunate enough to visit this magical […]

Props in the press

February 29, 2016

Ellison receives props in the Huffington Post. Go, Ellie! Read on:    

Tributes pour in for Fred Poe, who died last week at 81

December 1, 2015

Arkansas Times Arkansas Democrat Gazette

Fred, Ellison & Tony

Life of the party

From left to right: Booker Worthern, Cissy Brandon (?), Fred Poe & Roberta Fulkerson.

Fred & Tina at the Trevi Fountain

Fred in Yemen

Fred in West Africa

November 30, 2015

Fred in Yemen

Fred & Ellison in Austria

 

Fred in China

Always on the cutting edge of travel, Fred Poe led one of the first ever tour groups to China with […]

7 Keys to Traveling Without Fear Despite Terrorist Attacks

November 20, 2015

In light of the recent tragedy in Paris, we thought this article by Wendy Perrin might help alleviate some fears.