NEW Coup de Coeur by Carlos Melia

NEW Coup de Coeur by Carlos Melia  |  Connextions Magazine |  My new column Coup de Coeur / by luxury travel curator Carlos Melia for Connextions Magazine is ready and the image above shows a teaser. For this next upcoming issue, three of my favorite destinations in three different locations BUENOS AIRES – South America, ST BARTH– The Caribbean and STOCKHOLM – Europe. Want to read more about Experiential Global Travel Tips, Reviews & Recommendations, you will have to check the next edition of Connextions Magazine. Till next adventure in full luxury. CM @ Carlos Melia Recommends

 

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Buenos Aires off the beaten path Luxury

Buenos Aires off the beaten path Luxury  | 429 Magazine  |  My latest contribution for 429 Magazine is OUT and ONLINE. Check it out. This time on my recent experience in Buenos Aires, exploring the off beaten path of luxury. La Bamba de Areco, Hotel del Casco, La Becasina Delta Lodge, Club Frances, Legado Mitico and my home away from home HUB Porteño Buenos Aires. Special thanks to LAN Airlnes for being my official airline on this trip. CM @ Carlos Melia Recommends

 

(*) To book your own travel experience, do not hesitate to contact me either by email carlos@carlosmelia.com or phone # 917.754.5515. I am an experienced Travel Agent with over 25 years of experience, member of IGLTA, First in Service Travel, TZELL Travel Network.

 

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Legado Mitico Buenos Aires

Legado Mitico Buenos Aires  |  Buenos Aires, Argentina  |  Last week I had the chance to spend a night at the Legado Mitico Buenos Aires, a charming emblematic boutique hotel in the neighborhood of Palermo SOHO. Born to provide their guests with excellent service and transmit the best of Argentinean history and culture. They are emblematic because they reflect the Argentinean identity.  Continue reading Legado Mitico Buenos Aires

GPS Carlos Melia heading back to Argentina

GPS Carlos Melia heading back to Argentina  |  Buenos Aires, Argentina  |  GPS Carlos Melia, heading to back to Argentina in two weeks, planning a new Gay Wedding for a Groom+Groom couple from San Francisco. During my stay I will be reviewing and staying overnight at the following hotels in Buenos Aires: Hotel Club Frances (www.hotelclubfrances.com.ar) Recoleta. El Casco (www.hoteldelcasco.com.ar) San Isidro. La Becasina (www.labecasina.com) Delta del Tigre. Legado Mitico Buenos Aires (www.legadomitico.com). Also if time permits I would be visiting Estancia La Bamba (www.labambadeareco.com) and Estancia La Fortuna (www.estancialafortuna.com). Finally a full day in Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay having lunch with a group of six tourist from the US I am bringing to Buenos Aires along with me, by the expert hands of Marcial at Casa Los Jazmines(www.casalosjazmineshotel.com). Busy stay in Buenos Aires this time. Working late getting all ready and finalizing details to secure a Haute Experiences. And MORE GPS Carlos Melia.!!!! Upon my return from Argentina, Guess where I will be celebrating my Birthday this year…. and spending almost half of the month of March and beginning of April. ????? Well where else than in my beloved Thailand. !!!! Cannot wait to finalize my dates and get going. CM @ Carlos Melia Recommends

 

(*) Special thanks to Agustina Trucco at The Best Boutique Hotels for coordinating all my stays while in Buenos Aires.

 

(**) To book your own travel experience, do not hesitate to contact me either by email carlos@carlosmelia.com or phone # 917.754.5515. I am an experienced Travel Agent with over 25 years of experience, member of IGLTA, First in Service Travel, TZELL Travel Network.

 

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The MUST Sleep and Dine destinations in Buenos Aires

The MUST Sleep and Dine destinations in Buenos Aires  |  429Magazine  |  My weekly column at 429Magazine is out and about. This week about the MUST Sleep and Dine destinations in Buenos Aires according to my own travel experiences. Check it out HERE and till next week. CM

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TravelAgent Magazine Latin America for Gay Clientele

TravelAgent Magazine Latin America for Gay Clientele |  New York |  by Joe Pike for TravelAgent Magazine. Here is a copy of the interview I gave for TravelAgent Magazine in New York City about Latin America for Gay Clientele, Growing a Niche Market. Travel agent / consultant Carlos Melia offers tips on selling South America to gay travelers… (read the full interview). You may also watch the LIVE Video interview at TravelAgent. Enjoy…  CM
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Buenos Aires IGLTA’s Destination of the month by CM

Buenos Aires IGLTA’s Destination of the month by CM ( Carlos Melia ) • I wanted to share with all of you the last piece I have written for the IGLTA‘s website, about my hometown and one of my absolute favorite destinations in the world as it is Buenos Aires, Argentina. The article is entitled Chronicles of a Gay Traveler in Buenos Aires. Hope you all enjoy it . (http://www.iglta.org/newsletters/2010/destba.cfmCM