Jubilee Travel Blogs

2 New Airport Lounges That Make Us Want to Miss Our Flight

They are a calm oasis in the heart of the hustle and bustle of an airport, and among the few places where air travel retains a sense of ceremony.
Certainly, they are the very best places for people who love to remind themselves of the romance of travel by watching planes take off and land.
Airport lounges have gone beyond...

What to Order at the Bar in... Mediterranean Travel Destinations

01/24/2018 in Mediterranean Sea

When you imagine an escape to the sunny, sensuous Mediterranean, what drink are you ordering at the bar? 

Lynn Elmhirst, BestTrip.TV's producer/ host, shares her favorites.

I once traveled with a cameraman who spent our entire 3-week, 10+ city film shoot in the Mediterranean trying to teach bartenders how to make a White Russian. The confusion – and often disdain...

Video: 3 Reasons You'll Love Marseille

01/26/2018 in Marseille

France's largest port town, on the magical Mediterranean, has been transformed in recent years. 

You'll still find the charms of its Old Port, the oldest neighborhood in France, the maritime culture... but there's been a wave of revitalization and stunning builds that make this seaside city spectacular. 

On our latest visit, we fell in love with Marseille, and here are at least...

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts Makes 5-Star Award History

02/23/2017 in Anywhere

Business, leisure luxury hotel brand earns more Forbes 5-Star Ratings in a single year than any other hotel brand. 

2017 is a banner year for Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts.  It marks the second consecutive year the hotel brand, loved by fans of luxury travel, has topped Forbes Travel Guide ratings with a record number of...

10 Best Food Cities in Europe

07/01/2016 in Europe

When we go on a trip to Europe, whether a cruise or a guided tour, food is always an important part of our trip. Our bodies need food so that we can be healthy and enjoy our trip in the best possible way. Since we will need to eat, why not eat the best food that we can? Here are...

Do you Dream of Staying in a Castle?

05/05/2016 in Anywhere

Have you ever thought about living in a castle while on vacation?

In countries such as Germany, Ireland, France, Italy and Scotland, you can stay in beautiful castles, and the cost can be less than a hotel.

Castle Hotel Auf Schönberg This castle is surrounded by a beautiful view of the Rhine River along with vineyards and trails...

5 uber cool places to take your family in Europe

02/19/2016 in Canary Islands

Whether it be sandy beaches, thrilling theme parks or a total cultural immersion, you are bound to find a destination below that fits the bill for your family.

1. Spain - From Marbella to the Costa del Sol Spain has it all.

2. Algarve - Big beaches, family resorts and reliable weather all make the Algarve an awesome vacation spot...

Experience Some French Aristocracy at Guedelon Castle

02/12/2016 in France

The 13th and 14th century France was characterized with phenomenal growth in architectural designs. King Philip II was particularly fond of grandiose in whatever he did. This led to the blossoming of the French architecture as we know it today.

800 years later, perhaps this is what has led Michel Guyot to think of restoring his Saint-Fargeau property using 13th century...

The Top 5 Restaurants in Toulouse, France

02/05/2016 in Toulouse

Toulouse is a city located on the southwest of France and is sometimes fondly referred to as the 'Pink City' due to the brick houses that turn pink during sunset. It is home to 630,000 residents and is the second university city of France with a big population of international students.

Thus said, Toulouse's gourmet dining segment is as active as...

Top ten Places to Visit in Paris

08/01/2015 in Paris

What to See in Paris - Top 10 Places to visit in Paris

1. The Eiffel Tower: Ok, ten out or ten for stating the obvious. Everyone puts the Eiffel Tower top of the list of things to see in Paris. But with good reason, because the Eiffel Tower is a place you just can’t miss. From its looming construction...