Dreamy Destinations

By Ale Zamora

    In case you haven’t heard, Travel + Leisure magazine has published their top travel picks under every category imaginable, inciting a sense of wanderlust in anyone who browses through the incredible photo gallery. With 2018 still new and promising, we at My Concierge Florida believe that you should do as much traveling this year as you can, for it’s a great way to experience new things and check off all those tasks on your bucket list. Below, we’ve included a breakdown of Travel + Leisure’s Top 3 Hotels in the World, how to get there, what to pack, and what My Concierge Florida can do for you while you’re gone.

1. Nihi Sumba Island, Indonesia

  Courtesy of Travel + Leisure

Courtesy of Travel + Leisure

   You can live a true beach-hut lifestyle in this gorgeous getaway; lounge around in your hotel room, relaxing by this breathtaking ocean view, or partake in one of the many activities offered by the hotel, like surfing, fishing, and experiencing local Sumba culture.

Accommodations: Visit their website.

Transportation: FLL → Denpasar, Indonesia (via Qatar Airlines) → Sumba Island (via Wings Air)

What to pack: High temperatures in the 80s stay steady all year, so be sure to pack for warm weather conditions! You might encounter some rain, too, so pack a raincoat and some boots as well.

2.  The Brando, French Polynesia

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Courtesy of Travel + Leisure

     A secluded paradise in the middle of the South Pacific Ocean, this resort provides you with the feeling of being truly in your own world. Gaze out at the view or check out the atoll and all its surrounding environment.

Accommodations: Visit their website.

Transportation: MIA → LAX→ Papeete, French Polynesia (via Qantas Airways) → Tetiaroa, French Polynesia (via Air Tetiaroa)

What to pack: Like Indonesia, this island stays warm all year long, so pack for a sunny, temperate getaway. Be sure to bring along as much swimwear as you can, too, for you’ll be at the beach all the time!

3.  Lodge & Spa at Brush Creek Ranch, Saratoga, Wyoming

  Courtesy of The Lodge and Spa at Brush Creek Ranch

Courtesy of The Lodge and Spa at Brush Creek Ranch

     Experience the true spirit of the West with this gorgeous, ranch-style resort. Complete with 360 degree mountain views and Western activities, you’ll be able to live out your adventurous side on this frontier.

Accommodations: Visit their website.

Transportation: FLL → Laramie, Wyoming (via United Airlines) → Saratoga, Wyoming (1.5 hour drive).

What to pack: Being in the middle of the country, you’ll experience seasonal weather in this spot depending on what time you come. In the summer, pack for warm weather, and in the winter, pack for cold temperatures (and even for some snow). Regardless of the season, be sure to bring lots of active wear, as you’ll surely be exploring this area whatever the weather is.

What My Concierge Florida can do for you

     Traveling to these destinations requires plenty of busy planning and budgeting in themselves, so once you embark on your journey, you should be leaving all your worries behind you. That’s where we come in. Leaving during hurricane season? Don’t worry! Our attentive team will be your eyes and ears during the time you’re gone, taking any preventative measures to protect against damage and constantly checking on your home before, during, and after the storm. Don’t want your pool to turn green and gross when you leave? Tell us about your specific maintenance needs and we’ll take care of it all for you.

     Want to find out more about the concierge services we offer? Visit the “Services” tab on our webpage, or give us a call! We’ll be happy to hear about your trip and what we can do to make it as enjoyable as possible.