resort

Itz’ana Resort

May 13, 2019

Soon to be open, the Itz’ana Resort promises a dream Belize getaway. Situated in South America, Belize is bordered to the north by Mexico, to the south and west by Guatemala and to the east by the Caribbean Sea which sports the Belize Barrier Reef, the second largest in the world. At the Itz’ana Resort, accommodations include private, […]

Lovers Deep Submarine

April 26, 2019

Welcome to the Mile Low Club! With Oliver’s Travels, a British bespoke travel company, the Lovers Deep Submarine offers couples a chance to spend a romantic night in their very own sound-proof bedroom under the sea. You get to choose where the submarine is moored for the night and how you are transported there, either via […]

Mountain Trek

April 2, 2019

Kick off spring with a weeklong fitness getaway. Mountain Trek looks like a quintessential lodge complete with timber frame architecture and is perched among the trees in a particularly scenic part of British Columbia. The yoga room and gymnasium look out over Kootenay Lake, and the spa facilities include an infrared sauna, steam room, outdoor jacuzzi, […]

Lake Placid Lodge

February 8, 2019

The quintessential lodge experience! The Lake Placid Lodge is a gorgeous, Arts and Crafts-style structure located on the shores of its namesake and surrounded by a dense forest known as the “North Woods.” Accommodations include suites in the main lodge and lakeside cabins, each with its own stone fireplace and stunning views of the wilderness. During […]

Snowpine Lodge

January 28, 2019

A lodge that just (re-)opened this month at a ski-only resort (sorry snowboarders!)! It’s the Snowpine Lodge at Alta in northern Utah, known for it’s legendary champagne powder. Dating back to the 1800’s, the building was once a general store, post office, army barracks and public shelter, and in 1938, it became the Snowpine Lodge for […]

Constance Prince Maurice

January 15, 2019

Burrr! It’s been cold out so we’re dreaming of escaping somewhere warm and how about a tropical isle? Check out the Constance Prince Maurice on the island of Mauritius, midway between Africa and India! This is five star luxury with suites and villas that have thatched roofs, sunken baths, and some sit on stilts over the […]

Fingal

January 11, 2019

Welcome aboard…it’s a new floating hotel! Just opened at the beginning of this year, Fingal is a luxury floating hotel, permanently berthed at the Port of Leith, Edinburgh’s vibrant waterfront. Starting out as a lighthouse tender, Fingal has been decadently transformed in Art Deco and neoclassical design style with 23 cabins, each named after a lighthouse, […]

Editor’s Top Finds of 2018: Escaping the Cold Weather!

January 4, 2019

We TrailblazerGirls love being outdoors, but this cold weather has us dreaming of a nice, warm day in the sun. The TrailblazerGirl team wants to share their top 3 picks from the 2018 reviews for ways to escape the cold weather. First, head to the Australian Outback and sign up for the Voyages Field of […]

Kokomo Private Island Fiji

August 16, 2018

Fly in by private seaplane or helicopter to an island getaway! With a 45 minute transfer from the main airport in Fiji, guests arrive at the Kokomo Private Island Fiji, a luxury all-inclusive resort complete with rainforest and white-sand beaches. The 21 beachfront villas and 5 luxury residences feature sustainable design and traditional Fijian touches along with […]

Kata Rocks

July 20, 2018

Spoil yourself with 5-star luxury! Kata Rocks is the ultimate in oceanfront resort living with 34 stunning villas perched along the mountainside overlooking Kata Beach and the deep blue Andaman Sea. Each sky villa boast uninterrupted ocean views, floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors leading to an outdoor terrace with a generous private infinity pool, fully-fitted kitchens, living […]

Wellness Retreat at Villa del Palmar Beach Resort

March 22, 2018

Coming April 21, 2018. You deserve a break! Luxuriate at the five star Villa del Palmar Beach Resort and enjoy their 5 day or 7 day Wellness Retreat. With jaw-dropping views of the Sea of Cortez on the eastern coast of the Baja Peninsula, you’ll have the perfect setting to relax, rejuvenate, and refuel.  Included in […]

Ocean Suite at Singapore Resort World Sentosa

February 9, 2018

Let the fishies watch over you as you sleep! The Singapore Resort World Sentosa is a unique hotel for your next getaway. This is a “lifestyle destination” with multiple unique hotels, museums, an aquarium, a luxury spa, a casino, a theme park, numerous casual and fine dining restaurants, but the high point is the marine […]

Soneva Jani Resort

August 11, 2017

Absolutely gorgeous! Dazzling turquoise waters, white sandy beaches, and overwater villas await at the recently opened Soneva Jani Resort in the Maldives. The large, beautifully designed villas range is size from 1 bedroom to 4 bedrooms with open air bathrooms, retractable roofs, private pools, an outdoor deck and seating area, and some even have water slides […]

The Datai Langkawi, Malaysia

May 2, 2017

A luxury resort in the heart of an ancient rainforest! The Datai Langkawi, located on the Malaysian island of Langkawi, pays homage to the breathtaking natural landscape and consists of a main building, 2 pools, private villas with verandas and some with plunge pools scattered throughout the grounds, and an 18-hole championship golf course. Enjoy complimentary morning and […]

Keemala, Phuket, Thailand

March 8, 2017

An island paradise! Keemala in Phuket, Thailand has 39 distinctively designed villas that reflect four ancient lifestyles: Clay Pool Cottages reflect the earthiness of the Pa-Ta-Pea (Earth) Clan; Tent Pool Villas are inspired by the nomadic lives of the Khon-Jorn (Wanderer) Clan; 2-story Tree Pool Houses are inspired by the We-ha (Sky) Clan; and the opulent Bird’s Nest […]

Cheval Blanc Randheli

February 15, 2017

Is the winter weather getting you down? How about planning (or at least dreaming about!) a trip to a tropical island paradise? The Cheval Blanc Randheli is located on the Maldives, a chain of twenty six atolls located in the Indian Ocean. A private seaplane takes you from the Malé International airport to a secluded lagoon where breathtaking white sand […]

Editor’s Top Finds of 2016: Escaping the Cold Weather!

January 3, 2017

Happy New Year! We TrailblazerGirls love being outdoors, but this cold weather has us dreaming of a nice, warm day in the sun. The TrailblazerGirl team wants to share their top 3 picks from the 2016 reviews for ways to escape the cold weather. First off, check out the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art in Denmark. […]

Top Getaways of 2016

December 14, 2016

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2016 reviews in the Getaway category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please…the Tree House at Imanta Resorts, an over-the-top, luxury treehouse in Mexico. Rounding out the top-3 were Hamlet’s […]

Tree House at Imanta Resorts

November 10, 2016

Not the tree house of your childhood! Treat yourself to the Tree House at Imanta Resorts in Punta de Mita, just a short drive from Puerto Vallarta International Airport. This secluded eco-resort is set on a 250-acre jungle preserve and the pinnacle of privacy is the Tree House with its gorgeous views of the Pacific Ocean. Three stories, multi-level viewing decks, […]

Crocodile Bay Resort

September 14, 2016

Nature at its best! Head to the Crocodile Bay Resort on the Osa Peninsula of Costa Rica for an amazing fishing or ecotour holiday getaway. Situated at an ideal location where the Pacific Ocean meets Costa Rica’s largest coastal rainforest, Crocodile Bay Resort offers fishing options galore including inshore, offshore, fly fishing, kayak fishing, and surf casting. If […]

Il San Pietro di Positano

July 22, 2016

Five star luxury on the Amalfi Coast. The Il San Pietro di Positano is a family run hotel that is tucked into the cliffside overlooking the beautiful Italian coastline. The rooms take advantage of this unique location offering views of the tranquil turquoise waters and the picturesque town of Positano that is only a quick […]

Women’s Eco-Adventure at Belcampo Lodge

May 5, 2016

Coming May 15, 2016. Beautiful, bountiful Belize! Join Orvis for their Women’s Eco-Adventure at Belcampo Lodge, a 7-day adventure vacation offering experiences for nature lovers, cultural explorers, adventurers, anglers, and foodies. Highlights include fishing, snorkeling, a bean to bar chocolate making class, horseback riding, a visit to ancient Mayan ruins, and an on-site spa day. […]

Chumbe Island Coral Park Eco-Bungalows

April 22, 2016

A getaway that minimizes your impact on the environment. The Eco-Bungalows at Chumbe Island Coral Park are a collection of 7 open-air accommodations constructed with state-of-the-art, environmentally friendly architecture using local materials. They are designed to have near zero impact on the environment including rainwater catchment, solar power and water heating, composting toilets and vegetative […]

Bio-Hotel Stanglwirt, Austria

March 8, 2016

A fairy tale winter wonderland. The Bio-Hotel Stanglwirt in the Austrian Alps is a picturesque resort with five-star amenities. Though anytime of year is a good time to visit, wintertime is especially magical. Activities include a private ski school for guests, as well as exclusive shuttle transfers to the nearby, multiple award-winning skiing areas, natural […]