What You Need to Know Today

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The Buzz

Seabourn has announced the Fall 2017 and Winter 2018 itineraries. There are 36 new trips and 96 different departures. (We know, so many options!) On the docket are trips to Australia and New Zealand through Rome, Dubai and other destinations. And in 2018,we like the sound of cruising a segment of the 152-day Great Oceans Exploration like the 38-day Atlantic Isles and Africa voyage. Check it out here.

More fashion fun is coming to Los Angeles. L’Eclaireur, the popular concept store in Paris, is coming to the states. The first location will be in sunny, fashionable L.A. with a mix of designs, art, furniture and more. Find out more here.

New Zealand is catching our traveling eye this summer. A new luxury lodge, Helena Bay, is set to open this November on the North Island. Think remote location with helicopter transfers, 800 acres of untouched coastline, private beaches, and a limit of 10 guests. Get the full story here.

Did You Miss This?

Summer may be winding down, but Rome is a year-round destination, thank goodness. Check out these top suites in Rome, ranging from Hotel de Russie, the Fendi Private Suites and more. These suites are all about luxury with a fresh Italian twist and provide all the fabulous amenities. The only thing missing is a scoop of gelato. Read more here.

Act Now

Book Crystal Cruises’ summer Cruise deal by August 31. Travelers get their choice of deals like fare savings of up to $1,000 per stateroom; up to $1,500 per stateroom in air credits for air travel booked through Crystal’s air department; or up to $2,000 per stateroom in shipboard credits. Get the details here