Fred’s blog

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 […]

Lakani? Yes we can!

January 13, 2017

We’re particularly excited about this African air safari. Please call us for details! And click below for an overview. 2017 […]

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!  […]

Go green!

June 9, 2016

Nancy O’Brien escorts this remarkable trip to the Emerald Isle in 2017. Click below or call for details!     Ireland […]

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 […]


We’re excited to be celebrating North America’s Century-Old National Parks this year, and we’re excited to share with you our […]

No, really, National Parks, you don’t look a day over 500,000.

March 2, 2016

Click here for another awesome National Parks itinerary, this one from Natural Habitat Adventures. Safari America: Under the Desert Sky Deluxe Catered Camping […]

Happy Birthday, National Parks!

Experience America’s Majesty There is no better place to see America’s grandeur than in its national parks—and no better time […]

Glo for it!

We’re thrilled to announce direct service to Fort Walton Beach/ Destin from Little Rock beginning on March 25, 2016. The […]

Props in the press

February 29, 2016

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

Eau yeah!

February 24, 2016

Enjoy an Eau-mazing winter escape and 4th night free at the beautiful Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa. Available on Ocean View […]

England, featuring Downton Abbey • August 20 – 28, 2016

February 12, 2016

From mysterious Stonehenge to the longest reigning British monarch, this tour will take you through centuries of English history along a light […]

Celebrating Shakespeare

February 10, 2016

2016 marks 400 years since the Bard’s death, which makes it the perfect opportunity to visit his hometown of Stratford-upon-Avon. Celebrate […]

Listen up, music lovers!

February 8, 2016

“Chopin and His Europe” in Warsaw Last year Warsaw hosted a group of talented adepts of music art who presented […]

Snacks are back!

Snacks . . . everybody loves them. And now, after posting record-breaking profits, American Airlines has graciously decided to reintroduce […]

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