8 Questions With… Jon Makhmaltchi, Founder of J.MAK Hospitality

December 1, 2022

Rumor has it, his first words were “room service.”  Seems entirely appropriate for someone in the hospitality industry known for their commitment to excellent service.  Throughout his 25-year career, our friend and partner, Jon Makhmaltchi, aka JMAK, has been a part of nearly ...

Traveling to Antarctica: How To Prepare for a ‘Once in a Lifetime’ Adventure

November 22, 2022

By Jamie Edwards ‘A Once in a Lifetime Trip!’ is an often-used travel cliché. Unless, of course, it’s said in reference to traveling to Antarctica. Then the phrase is accurate beyond measure. These days, Antarctica is more accessible than ever. However, getting to ...

The A-B-Cs of DMCs

November 10, 2022

By Sari Freeman Good travel advisors like the ones at CIRE Travel know a certain destination from their own experience, and that they need to have trusted partners on the ground who understand the locals, who know what’s new and exciting, and who ...

Our Favorite Hotels In Mexico

November 10, 2022

What to know (to be in the know) before you book.

8 Questions With… John Ladd, Founder & CEO of Vitae Collection

November 4, 2022

The travel industry changes lives. Do you remember your first trip abroad?  How it opened your eyes to a new culture, new experiences, new food…  Travel changed the life of this month’s 8 Questions subject, too.  Before he made a major career change ...