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YOUR JOURNEY BEGINS WITH US
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT/PUBLISHER TERRIE L. HANSEN

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WHAT TRAVEL TREND
ARE YOU EXCITED ABOUT?

EDITORIAL
VICE PRESIDENT/EDITORIAL DIRECTOR ELAINE GRUY SRNKA
MANAGING EDITOR MARIKA McELROY CAIN
SENIOR EDITOR JUSTIN PAUL
ASSOCIATE EDITOR AMY CASSELL
DIGITAL CONTENT EDITOR ANNIE FITZSIMMONS
ASSISTANT EDITOR REBECCA RATTERMAN
SENIOR COORDINATOR DENISE RODRIGUEZ

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DESIGN
DESIGN DIRECTOR MELANIE PRASETYO FOWLER
ASSOCIATE ART DIRECTOR KORENA BOLDING SINNETT
GRAPHIC DESIGNER VERONICA ROSALEZ

"Extended vacations for
those who missed out
on (or want to re-create)
studying abroad."

CONTRIBUTORS
COPY EDITORS MIRIAM BULMER, SUNNY PARSONS, DIANE SEPANSKI
RESEARCHERS JESSICA MUELLER, EVANGELEA SEELYE
PHOTO RESEARCHER MARY RISHER DIGITAL RETOUCHER WALTER KELLY
WRITERS & PHOTOGRAPHERS COSTAS CHRIST, NANNA DÍS, MICHAEL FRANK, LUIS GARCÍA, ELAINE GLUSAC,
DAVID HOCHMAN, JEFF KOEHLER, KEVIN J. MIYAZAKI, KIM BROWN SEELY
MARKETING/ADVERTISING/PR
VICE PRESIDENT, MARKETING PRODUCTS JAMES RICKS
MANAGING DIRECTOR, MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS SHARON WYDUR McGRATH
MANAGING DIRECTOR, GLOBAL PUBLIC RELATIONS MISTY EWING BELLES
GLOBAL MARKETING STRATEGIST LAURA SPORT
DIRECTOR, MARKETING TECHNOLOGY MATT ELLIOTT
DIRECTOR, MARKETING PRODUCTS ROBERT DUNCAN
SENIOR MANAGER, PUBLIC RELATIONS BETSY GOLDBERG
SENIOR MANAGER, MARKETING KIM BRADSHAW
MANAGER, SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS GENA WOOTEN
MANAGER, DIGITAL MARKETING KELLY KIRCHNER
ACCOUNT MANAGERS MAYUMI BATCHELOR, SAMANTHA BLEVINS,
CHARLOTTE DAWKINS, SARAH ROSE
SPECIALIST, EVENTS MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS MOLLY MAYFIELD
CIRCULATION/DATA SERVICES
LANECHA WHITE
AMY HYDE, GAYLYNN MAGERS, KIM STUTZMAN
PRODUCTION
PRODUCTION DIRECTOR KATHY NIWA TERRELL
SENIOR PRODUCTION MANAGER JONA CHERRY
PRODUCTION MANAGER MARTIN NOGUEIRA
SENIOR COORDINATOR NATALIE SHERMAN
COORDINATOR TARYN HENDRIX

"Smart luggage: My G-RO
carry-on has portable
power, GPS, and lots of
packing space." - T.L.

ACCOUNT SALES
AIR, AUTO, AND INSURANCE CHRISTINE GILBERT 817/334-8612
CRUISE LINES
CRICKET DUCAT, TRISHA FORESMAN, TONY LOGAN, WENDY ROMANOW
DESTINATIONS & EXPERIENCES
CECE DRUMMOND 212/588-8285
AMY BAILEY, DAVID POWERS, DANIELA TROTTA, MARY KAYE ZANATTA

SUIT YOURSELF: Pocket squares from

X of Pentacles draw on iconic scenes
from around the world, including this one
inspired by ancient Greece.
$70, xofpentacles.com.

HOTELS AND RESORTS
KAREN GOLDBERG 212/588-8232
CAROL COLEMAN, ANNABEL DE WULF YOST, AUDRA FUEST, STEPHANIE LEE, GREGG NIELSEN
TOURISM BOARDS AND ALLIANCES
XABIER EGUREN 212/588-8237 ARLLYS FILMER-BENNETT 857/318-9766

"The proliferation of online
medical services such as
PlushCare, which allow
you to connect with a doctor from virtually anywhere
in the world."

INTERNATIONAL
ELSA BACRY, ERIC DIAZ BURWELL, MICHAEL LONDREGAN

"A higher demand for
wellness travel. Maybe
everyone will
be calmer."

VIRTUOSO
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER MATTHEW D. UPCHURCH
SVP, EVENTS DAVID HANSEN
SVP, GLOBAL PRODUCT PARTNERSHIPS ALBERT M. HERRERA
SVP, GLOBAL MEMBER PARTNERSHIPS DAVID KOLNER
SVP, FINANCE AND ACCOUNTING MIKE McCOWN
SVP, SYSTEMS AND SERVICES DANIEL O'BRIEN
VP, GLOBAL MEMBER PARTNERSHIPS - US & CANADA CHERYL BUNKER
VP, CRUISE BETH BUTZLAFF
VP, ENGINEERING JOSH MASON
VP, ALLIANCES ANGELA G. RODITI

EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD
TONY ADLER, EVA BRAIMAN, MEREDITH BURBIDGE, SHELBY DONLEY, TONY HOLLOWAY,
DEAN HORVATH, SHARON HOWELL, SCOTT LARGAY, KEN NEIBAUR, ANGELA PIERSON,
ANNE SCULLY, TANIA SWASBROOK, KEITH WALDON, KIMBERLY WILSON WETTY

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018

Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018
Contents
Editor’s Note
Contributors
The Virtuoso Life
Virtuoso Reports
Passport
Bon Voyage
Suite Talk
Inspired By
City to Go
Interview
Bottle Service
On the Table
Dossier
In My Bag
Where Next
No Hurry at All
A Mediterranean Postcard
Faster, Bigger, Smarter, Bolder
Out & About
Local Culture
Souvenir
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - Intro
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - Cover2
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 1
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Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 9
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - Contents
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 11
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 12
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 13
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - Editor’s Note
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 15
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 16
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 17
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - Contributors
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 19
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 20
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 21
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - The Virtuoso Life
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 23
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 24
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 25
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - Virtuoso Reports
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 27
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Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 34
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - Passport
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 36
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 37
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 38
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Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 49
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - Bon Voyage
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 51
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - Suite Talk
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 53
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 54
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 55
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - Inspired By
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 57
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 58
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - City to Go
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 60
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 61
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 62
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 63
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - Interview
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 65
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 66
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 67
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 68
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - Bottle Service
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 70
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 71
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - On the Table
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 73
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 74
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 75
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 76
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 77
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 78
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 79
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - Dossier
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 81
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - In My Bag
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 83
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 84
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 85
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - Where Next
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 87
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 88
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 89
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Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 96
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 97
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - No Hurry at All
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 99
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 100
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 101
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Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 106
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 107
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - A Mediterranean Postcard
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 109
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 110
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 111
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Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 117
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 118
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - Faster, Bigger, Smarter, Bolder
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 120
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 121
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Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 127
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - Out & About
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 129
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 130
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 131
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 132
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 133
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - Local Culture
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 135
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 136
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 137
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Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - 141
Virtuoso Life - January/February 2018 - Souvenir
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