CIRE Travel Shares the Best Asian Vacation Destinations with The Zoe Report

Next addition to the bucket list: Asia! From buzzing city nights to ancient temples and tropical islands, Asia is becoming a hot spot for every type of traveler. Yes, that means you, too!  The Zoe Report reached out to CIRE Travel’s staff of experts to help travelers see why Asia should be on the top of the bucket list (if it isn’t already).

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Five Things I Wish I Knew About Going to Africa Before I Went

By Esther Klijn

1. How to Dress for Victoria Falls
Whether it’s the wet or the dry season and the Zambezi River is running high or low, you will get drenched at Victoria Falls. I visited in the dry season under the impression that I would not get soaked. I could not have been more wrong. When visiting Victoria Falls, I highly recommend:

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“You Just Have to Go and See [Africa] for Yourself”

By Esther Klijn

I left my heart in Hwange National Park and the private Linkwasha concession. Between the guides, the location and the whole experience, they instilled something in me that I cannot put into words and can only say that you just have to go and see for yourself.

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Time Magazine Features CIRE Travel Experts on Ways to Travel on a Budget

When it comes to planning your oh-so-needed vacation, there is a fine line between over budgeting and not budgeting enough. Whether you like to have a set itinerary or you prefer to see where the road takes you each day, pre-vacation budgeting frustration is real.

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Banyan Tree Seychelles: Relax, Unwind and Dream in Tropical Technicolor

The real-life paradise of Seychelles is everything you imagine it to be. Swaying palms, tropical forests and glorious beaches greet you. Spectacular views of the Indian Ocean and native Takamaka trees are part of the unspoiled beauty of the islands. Perfectly located in Intendance Bay is Banyan Tree Seychelles luxury resort. Certainly, Seychelles is everything we dream paradise to be.

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Celebrity or Not, Robyn Panaccione Ensures Travelers Receive A-List Treatment 

For the past 30 years, Robyn Panaccione has worked as a travel advisor, specializing in corporate travel for media and advertising. Before joining CIRE as our corporate and entertainment travel manager, Robyn worked most recently for Condé Nast for 18 years where she managed celebrity and entertainment travel for Vanity Fair Oscar parties, GQ’s Men of the Year awards, Glamour’s Women of the Year summit, Golf Digest Masters’ events, Bon Appetit’s Vegas Uncork’d, Vogue magazine cover shoots and the Met Gala, to name a few.

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The Zoe Report Features CIRE Travel Experts’ Luxury Cruise Recommendations for Couples This Spring

Spring is in the air, and for couples drawn to the ease and appeal of all-inclusive getaways, a luxurious cruise could be the perfect itinerary this season. The Zoe Report recently interviewed CIRE Travel advisors about their top picks for luxury cruises that combine luxe amenities with unforgettable ports of call. Whether you’re craving relaxation or adventure, there’s a cruise on the list perfect for you and your love.

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Exploring the Best of East Africa, CIRE Style

Amy Brueckner started her travel career off right with an African safari. She shares her experience with us…

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Chief of Staff, Amy Brueckner’s “Jobbymoon” Takes Her Around the World and Back Again

Amy recalls…

My first trip around the world in 2008 lasted three months. 100 days to be exact. I visited five countries: Australia, Thailand, China, Japan, and Italy (plus Hawaii). I did the trip solo, though a few friends, and family met up with me at points along the way.  The impetus for the trip was what people would now call a “jobbymoon.” I was leaving a job in Atlanta, and relocating back to New York, and the break between gigs provided the perfect opportunity for a travel adventure.

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Apartment Therapy turns to CIRE Travel’s Eric Hrubant to Help Decode New TSA Travel Rules

Apartment Therapy, a home and décor site, offers its readers different ways to build their own “good life,” based not only on style but on lifestyle, too. The online publisher recently consulted CIRE’s Chief Travel Planning Officer, Eric Hrubant, for a feature on updated travel rules.

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