Luxury Travel Mavens

If you’ve arrived at this page, it means you were look­ing for The bad news is that the site—which was spear­headed by five travel jour­nal­ists includ­ing myself, Kate Parham Kordsmeier, McLean Rob­bins, Lisa TE Sonne, and Lau­rie Flannery—is no longer active. The good news is that you can find each of us writ­ing for a vari­ety of other publications.

Andrea M. Rotondo writes for web­sites like,, Reward Expert, Cruise Critic, Onboard, and Cruise & Travel Lifestyles.

Kate Kordsmeier writes for USA Today,, Travel + Leisure, Sim­ply Buck­head, and other mag­a­zines and websites.

McLean Rob­bins writes for Forbes Travel Guide, Robb Report, Gadling, Wash­ing­ton­ian, and other publications.

Lisa TE Sonne writes for the Los Ange­les Times, National Geo­graphic, AAA mag­a­zines, and more. Learn more about Lisa at

Lau­rie Flan­nery is the author of Walt Dis­ney World: Lit­tle Known Facts about Well-Known Places and Secrets of Uni­ver­sal Stu­dios.

We hope you’ll con­tinue to read our travel, food, and wine cov­er­age in these pub­li­ca­tions! Thanks for your support!