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Punta Cana

Just back from a whirlwind visit to beautiful Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. Here I visited hotels large and small all along the coast of this very popular resort getaway. In Punta Cana, there is definitely something for everyone, from luxury boutique hotels in gated communities to enormous all-inclusive resorts offering every imaginable amenity, activity and entertainment.

Whether you are planning a quick romantic getaway for two, a destination wedding, a honeymoon in paradise, a family vacation or a holiday with a group of your favorite party animals, there is the perfect resort for you in Punta Cana ….. contact me for all the details

Now Any American Can Go to Cuba...

If traveling to this fascinating country which has been off limits to Americans for over 50 years has intrigued you,

there are now legal ways visit Cuba with one of these sanctioned programs. Contact us for more details.

Now Any American Can Go to Cuba…
With Special Savings on these 10 Departures!
From Old Havana and Colonial Trinidad to the tranquil countryside and the artistic vibrancy of Santiago de Cuba, these 4 programs offer you the widest choice available in the market…
And every journey is enriched by authentic and engaging connections with island residents!
Save on 4 journeys to Cuba
Now SAVE $600 per couple when you pay-in-full
at time of booking for select departures through September!


Scenic Cuba – 8 days for $3,195 Now $2,895
Jun 8 to 15; Jul 6 to 13; Sep 14 to 21

Discover bustling Havana and the beautiful countryside on this memorable trip enriched by authentic encounters with island residents from all backgrounds.


Classic Cuba – 8 days for $3,595 Now $3,295
Jul 2 to 9; Aug 6 to 13; Aug 20 to 27; Sep 23 to 30

Encounter the island’s warm spirit as the residents of Havana, Cienfuegos and Colonial Trinidad open their hearts and shed light on their fascinating lives.


Cuban Music & Art – 9 days for $4,295 Now $3,995
Sep 20 to 28

Cuba comes alive on this unique journey planned for music lovers and art enthusiasts. Meet island residents who live and breathe artistic expression.


New! Undiscovered Cuba – 12 days for $4,295 Now $3,995
Jul 15 to 26; Aug 19 to 30

This exclusive cross-island odyssey gets you behind the scenes and into the art and culture of smaller towns across Cuba usually missed by American travelers.


Tauck's 2012 Cuba!

Be one of the first to take advantage of the new rules allowing US Citizens to travel to Cuba! This is surely the best way to travel to this exciting new destination ….. off limits for over 50 years!


Cuba: Connecting with People and Culture

You can now enjoy Tauck’s Cultural Exchange program to Cuba! 

Antique Car in Cuba


Cuba: Connecting with People and Culture
8 days / 7 nights from $4,990 Limited Availability, September to  December, 2012

Only 90 miles from the Florida Keys, Cuba has been “close to home but far away” for more than 50 years to Americans… who will now be able to meet face-to-face with local residents from different professions, share thoughts, gain knowledge, and connect with Cuba’s deep cultural heritage through Tauck’s 8-day trip featuring six days of people-to-people educational exchange and a 6-night stay in Havana at the Meli Habana.

Built around four key themes Cuban Culture Through Music & the ArtsThe Spiritual Side of Multicultural CubaEducation & the Entrepreneurial Spirit, and Cuba & the Land our People-to-People travels in Cuba include these and other opportunities to interact directly with the people of Cuba:

  • Meet students & teachers at Cuban schools
  • Learn about Ernest Hemingway’s Cuba at Finca Vigia, in Cojimar & Havana
  • Discuss art & entrepreneurship at the studios of independent community artists
  • Talk about tobacco and cigar production at facilities in Cuba
  • Meet with and hear local Cuban musicians across a variety of genres
  • Learn about Santera and Afro-Cuban religious traditions
  • Discuss Cuban private enterprise at a privately operated paladar

When it comes to worldwide cultural travel, Tauck’s 87 years of experience, and close relationships with worldwide partners, and deep commitment to the well-being of their guests enable them to bring travelers together with people and places like no other.

Cuban Street ArtTauck Includes…

  • All hotel accommodations one night at the Hilton Miami Airport, Miami, and six nights at the Meli Habana
  • Round-trip charter air transportation between Miami and Havana on U.S.-based carriers like Continental or American Eagle
  • All taxes, gratuities to Tauck Director, local guides, and drivers
  • Taucks “do-it-for-you” service, with all details taken care of for you
  • Escorted travel, accompanied by our bilingual Tauck Director and experienced local Cuban guides
  • Six days of People-to-People educational exchange in Havana, Hemingway’s Finca Vigia, Cojimar, Viñales, Pinar del Rio and more
  • Exclusive experiences fostering meaningful cultural connections with Cuban artists, musicians, students, educators, farmers, community leaders & more
  • All ground transportation and airport transfers upon arrival and departure
  • All meals in Cuba, including authentic Cuban cuisine at local restaurants and paladares
  • Admission fees and porterage

The 8-day People-to-People trip features weekly departures and small groups of 20 30 guests; contactIannazzi Enterprises for a complete itinerary and more details.

Jade Mountain

Fabulous resort – fantastic offer!!

Luxury Spotlight: Jade Mountain 


Exclusive 4th Night Free with Spa Treatment

Hotel: Jade Mountain 

Destination: St. Lucia 

Exclusive Vacation Offer Includes: One 60-minute spa treatment per person (up to two), per stay; Complimentary night in luxurious accommodations; Complimentary cooking class + More…

Price: 4 nights in a Sky Suite from $3,363

Travel Date: July 15, 2012 through October 15, 2012  

ID Exclusive is valid on 4-night minimum bookings in Sky, Star, and Moon Sanctuaries. 

Book By: 09/30/12

Cayman Summer Splash!

Classic Vacations

Discover all that is CAYMANKIND!
Receive every 5th night free and a $100 resort credit when you stay 5 nights or more at a participating property! Plus, you’ll receive a Caymankind Discount Card at check-in, and kids will have a chance to become Protectors of the Sea by attending Cayman Islands Sea School.

Book now through 9/25/12 for travel 5/01/12 – 9/30/12

The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman

Garden View Guestroom
Every 5th night FREE
$100 resort credit at check-in
5 nights from $789 per person
Save up to $438 per couple!

Grand Cayman Beach Suites

1 Bedroom Ocean View Suite
Every 5th night FREE
$100 resort credit at check-in
Children under 12 eat free
5 nights from $859 per person
Save up to $427 per couple!

Grand Cayman Marriott
Beach Resort

Deluxe Room
Every 5th night FREE
$100 resort credit at check-in
5 nights from $589 per person
Save up to $1318 per couple!

The Westin Casuarina Resort &
Spa, Grand Cayman

Island View Room
Sunsational Savings
Every 5th night FREE
$100 resort credit at check-in
Discounts on island activities
5 nights from $519 per person
Save up to $1235 per couple!


Join us on Silver Whisper to Bermuda and the Lesser Antilles


We are delighted to have been selected by Virtuoso to host this Voyager Club sailing on the exquisite 382-passenger Silver Whisper as she sails from New York to Bermuda and through the Caribbean to Barbados on October 22nd , 2012 – when the temperatures start to drop, extend your summer on this fabulous itinerary

We invite you to join us on this very special voyage. Let your thoughts drift to balmy breezes, swaying palms and brilliant blue skies. Sail off with us on Silversea to spell-binding Bermuda and on to some of the most captivating ports of call in the West Indies. Along with lazy days of sunning and swimming on powdery white sands, the islands of St. BarthsAntiguaDominicaBequia and Barbados all offer local cultural and historical interests to discover and enjoy. These are the islands that Silversea sails to in the less-visited Lesser Antilles where the big ships cannot go. 

Pricing for this voyage is now at the special 55% off Silver Savings Fares starting at just $4443.00 per person, ALL INCLUSIVE, including free coach class air from many US gateways and very favorable business class upgrades! AND $500.00 per person ship board credit. But this will not last – as suites sell, the rates increase and the free air and ship board credit will disappear.

In addition to all the regular activities on board Silversea, this voyage is a designated “Bridge Sailing” and“L’Ecole des Chefs Voyage.” Though guests are welcome to play Bridge on any Silversea cruise, a Bridge Sailing features a formal programme of Contract and Duplicate Bridge, which is supervised by instructors who are certified ACBL (American Contract Bridge League) Life Masters. Bridge Sailing activities are complimentary and guests can enjoy daily Bridge sessions (twice daily on sea days), Bridge lectures for both beginning and intermediate-level players, and even opportunities to earn ACBL Master Points. Silversea supplies all Bridge materials and hosts the programme in a dedicated Card Room on board. L’Ecole des Chefs is a cooking school at sea designed exclusively for Silversea by Relais & Châteaux and hosted by Silversea’s Culinary Trainer, Chef David Bilsland.

As our valued clients, you are automatically enrolled in Virtuoso Voyager Club and will be our special guests for an on board private cocktail party as well as the exclusive shore event. So we invite you to join us on this exciting journey on this very special ship.






Oct 22 2012 Mon New York, New York, USA 6:00 PM
Oct 23 2012 Tue Day at Sea
Oct 24 2012 Wed St. George’s, Bermuda 1:00 PM
Oct 25 2012 Thu St. George’s, Bermuda 4:00 PM
Oct 26 2012 Fri Day at Sea
Oct 27 2012 Sat Day at Sea
Oct 28 2012 Sun Gustavia, St. Barts
Virtuoso Voyager Club Event
8:00 AM 11:00 PM
Oct 29 2012 Mon St. John’s, Antigua 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
Oct 30 2012 Tue Roseau, Dominica 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
Oct 31 2012 Wed Bequia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
Nov 01 2012 Thu Bridgetown, Barbados 5:00 AM


Exclusive Virtouoso Voyager Club Shore Experience – Island Sights with lunch at the Sand BarSt. Barth is the Caribbean’s best-protected secret. The Rockefellers and the Rothschilds may think that they discovered this isle, but its lineage extends back more than 500 years. Christopher Columbus first laid eyes upon this paradise in 1493, and named it for his beloved brother, Bartholomew. Then Sweden claimed it. France claimed it. And, until 1878, they both managed to share its beauty. Today, the island’s flavor is decidedly French: sophisticated, elegant, and oh-so Continental.A brief transit of Gustavia, the capital “city,” precedes our exquisite Voyager Club luncheon. The port wraps around a scenic horseshoe bay of still turquoise waters. Although Sweden no longer rules St. Barth, their legacy remains, and is evident in Gustavia’s narrow streets, which are punctuated with quaint wooden and stone buildings (not to mention its name). Here street signs are still posted in both Swedish and French.

You’ll marvel at the lush mountainous terrain. St. Barth was formed from underwater volcanic eruptions eons ago. Its narrow winding roads can be a joy to navigate.  We’ll wind our way to lunch along the coastal roads to one if the islands finest venues, The Sand Bar at Eden Rock. The Sand Bar is a beach front restaurant located in the most fashionable hotel in an already fashionable island. In this magnificent setting, you will enjoy cuisine that is both gastronomic and light with its specialties of fish and seafood with Mediterranean flavors. The Sand Bar sits right on the beach, overlooking the beautiful Baie de St Jean.

After lunch guests can have some free time in town before returning to the pier in the afternoon.



  It’s a refined way to travel, exploring distant corners of the world from a haven of lavish comfort — surrounded with a staff devoted to your every wish, dining on the most sumptuous cuisine at sea, and enjoying the cosmopolitan camaraderie of never more than 382 international travellers.  





Silver Whisper accommodates just 382 guests
Stylish European elegance and spacious public spaces
The highest space-to-guest ratio of any fleet
More worldwide destinations than any luxury cruise line
Visit less-travelled, more intriguing ports
Extended time in port
Voted World’s Best Small Ship Cruise Line




Crew to guest ratio of nearly
1 to 1 — the ultimate in
pampering attention
Dedicate Butler service in all suites





over 85% with private teak veranda
Complimentary champagne, fresh fruit and flowers
Upgraded mattresses and fine bed linens
Marble bathrooms and European bath amenities
Complimentary movies
In-suite dining option
Wi-Fi service available



Complimentary fine wines, champagne and spirits — served throughout the ship
Complimentary in-suite beverages —
your preferred assortment
Complimentary 24-hour room service
All onboard gratuities included —
none are ever expected
Complimentary shore excursions — select sailings
Complimentary transportation into town — most ports




Three intimate venues plus a casual, poolside grill
All open seating — you decide when, where and with whom you dine
Relais & Châteaux — Relais Gourmand menus
Perfectly paired fine wines — compliments of Silversea
Culinary Arts and Wine Series Voyages — select sailings



Guest hosts, cultural experts and destination lecturers
The Viking Cooking School Aboard Silversea
Two-storey theatre — spacious show lounge seating
The Casino — roulette, blackjack, poker, slot machines
The Humidor by Davidoff — fine cigars and cognacs
Silver Links® Golf Voyages hosted by PGA-classed instructors
Internet Café and WiFi Service available throughout the ship
Movies on deck under the night time sky




The Spa At Silversea — therapies and treatments
for mind, body and soul
The Fitness Centre — complimentary group classes, Pilates, yoga, jogging track
CruiseLite Dining — delicious, healthy options
available daily





Don’t hesitate to let me know if you would like any additional information. We hope to welcome you on board.

Sail the Caribbean with Two-For-One Cruise Fares

Part Sailing Yacht. Part Luxury Liner.
100% Unique Experience.
Relish the romantic and exhilarating thrill of island-hopping on our beautiful sailing yachts. With Windstar, you can enjoy one delightful week of feeling as if you are aboard your own private yacht as you escape the crowds and formality of larger cruise ships. Listen as the sea breeze bellows through the towering white sails. Savor the exquisite cuisine of world-class chefs. Indulge in the endless pampering that is the one-and-only order of the day.Exploring the Caribbean’s islands and secret coves in Windstar style opens a more authentic cultural experience rarely found in crowded places. From verdant, mountainous islands and sparkling beaches, to the glamour of St. Barts and the serene beauty of the Grenadines, Windstar will transport you far beyond expectations.

Cruise Fares
Starting at $1,399
per person.
Book by February 24, 2012
Call your travel professional

Two-For-One Starting at $1,399
Discover a yachtman’s paradise while visiting exclusive ports like glamorous St. Barts and the enchanting British Virgin Islands.

Two-For-One Starting at $1,399
Experience the eclectic Caribbean as you sail from Dutch St. Maarten to French-influenced Martinique.

Two-For-One Starting at $1,399
Sail to the unspoiled Grenadines and discover the rugged natural beauty of St. Lucia and beyond.

British Virgin Islands | Save up to $797 per couple!

Time to plan your winter escape to paradise where the sun always shines and the warm waters soothe your body and soul……call us for more details on these or many other tropical getaways.

The British Virgin Islands is the ultimate destination for couples, families and friends seeking to escape. With picturesque views, British Virgin Islands offers pristine white-sand beaches, luxurious accommodations with tailored amenities. Book today and receive special rates!

Peter Island Resort and Spa
Caribbean, Peter Island 

Full American Meal Plan (breakfast, lunch, dinner and afternoon tea)
Complimentary non-alcohol beverages during the entire stay (in-room)
Roundtrip airport transfer from Tortola to Peter lsland per person
Ocean View Room
5 nights from $1869 per person
Book now through 12/16/12
Travel from 1/4/12 through 1/3/13

Scrub Island
Caribbean, Scrub Island 

Complimentary meals (breakfast, lunch & dinner)
Ocean View Guest Room
5 nights from $2919 per person
Book now through 12/31/12
Travel from 1/4/12 through 1/3/13


Rosewood Little Dix Bay
Caribbean, Virgin Gorda 

Daily breakfast buffet for two at The Pavilion Restaurant
Roundtrip air transfers from St. Thomas Airport (minimum of 2 passengers)
Garden View Room
5 nights from $1679 per person
Book now through 12/13/12
Travel from 1/4/12 through 12/18/12

Bitter End Yacht Club
Caribbean, Virgin Gorda 

All Inclusive
Reduced room rate
Garden Villa
5 nights from $1159 per person
Save up to $797 per couple
Book now through 1/6/12
Travel from 4/9/12 through 12/21/12

Cuba awaits ...


Cuba… Legal Travel for ALL Americans!

For the first time in nearly a decade, you can now travel to Cuba… legally! We’ve teamed up with Insight Cuba, a division of Cross-Cultural Solutions, a not-for-profit organization licensed by the U.S. Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control, to present these People-to-People educational exchanges that have been carefully developed and are operated by Insight Cuba. Choose from five unforgettable Small Group programs and discover the art, culture, traditions and warmth of the Cuban people.

Act Now for an Unforgettable Holiday in Cuba… Limited space is still available on select Christmas and New Year’s departures! Contact Iannazzi Enterprises for details and pricing…..


Caribbean Luxury Cruising from $2,999


make the most of your travel plans for next march
Find out for yourself why Silversea is consistently rated “Best Snall Ship Cruise Line” and is our very favorite!

Reserve a luxurious Caribbean cruise now, before 2011 ends, for a Silversea experience with:

• More Value — Enjoy all-inclusive cruising with cruise-only fares starting at just $2,999.
• More Enrichment — Voyages may include guest lecturers, formal Bridge card game programmes, destination specialists or gentlemen hosts.
• More Entertainment — Silversea’s new concert-style performances debut aboard Silver Spirit in March 2012.
• More Caribbean Islands — Intimate Silversea ships can visit destinations not typically included on itineraries of larger vessels.


silver spirit


The ship that first introduced the world to a new level of luxury travel. Preferred by many for the yacht-like ambience on board.

Date Voyage Days From/To Ship Vista

Mar 12 2012 1210 9 Fort Lauderdale to Bridgetown Silver Cloud $2,999 $3,499 $3,699

Mar 21 2012 1211 10 Bridgetown to Fort Lauderdale Silver Cloud $3,499 $3,999 $4,199


silver spirit


Silversea’s new flagship with private verandas for 95% of all suites, a spacious spa, and the greatest choice of dining venues.
Date Voyage Days From/To Ship Vista

Mar 05 2012 5206 9 Bridgetown to Fort Lauderdale Silver Spirit $2,999 $3,499 $3,699

Mar 14 2012 5207 10 Fort Lauderdale to Bridgetown Silver Spirit $3,499 $3,999 $4,199

Mar 24 2012 5208 10 Roundtrip to Fort Lauderdale Silver Spirit $3,499 $3,999 $4,199

Apr 03 2012 5209 9 Fort Lauderdale to Bridgetown Silver Spirit $2,999 $3,499 $3,699

Perfect for holiday gift giving, Silversea has made this offer valid through year end… but we encourage you to reserve your Caribbean getaway early for the best availability.

Fares Shown are Cruise-Only – call IANNAZZI ENTERPRISES  today to take advantge of these amazing savings!

Terms & Conditions: Fares are strictly Cruise-Only, in US dollars, per guest, based on double occupancy and reflect the highest savings available for each voyage. Single supplements are 50% above the double occupancy fare shown. Offer is capacity controlled and applicable only to new bookings made 14 November through 31 December 2011. Bookings that are cancelled and re-booked do not qualify. Savings may not be combined with any other promotional offers, discount or savings programmes including Silver Savings, Free Airfare & Transfers, Air Credits, Onboard Spending Credits, Extended Voyage Savings, Venetian Society Savings, National Account Amenities or Guest Relations certificates. All fares, savings, offers, programmes and itineraries are subject to change and may be withdrawn without notice. Additional restrictions may apply. All information herein is accurate and in effect at the time of publication. Silversea reserves the right to correct errors and omissions and to cancel any offered product or service in the event of such error or omission. Ships’ registry: Bahamas.