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A Luxury Tour of Thailand

My first visit to Thailand was way over two decades ago, when I was 18 years old. At that time, I used to see the world under a total different paradigm – not yet sure of how to appreciate the nuances of an ‘exotic’ culture and its people. Bangkok too wasn’t the cosmopolitan city it…

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10 Tips to Travel Like a Local

Everywhere we look we’re being encouraged to travel like a local. It is amazing advice. But what exactly does that mean? We turned to our globe-trotting specialists to see how they enrich their travels with a few tricks of the trade. Have breakfast where the locals go. Getting out of the hotel for the first…

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Meet Our Newest Specialists

Our travel team keeps growing with more top specialists in France, Miami, Dallas, and LA. Meet some of the dynamic new faces at F1S. Pierre-Alexandre Francin Luxury leisure specialist, Aix-en-Provence, France Pierre-Alexandre has made a career in luxury travel. After nearly twenty years as a manager in the luxury hotel industry, he ‘retired’ in 2016 to…

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