In this series of conversations, Indagare staff, local experts, hosts and insiders discuss the specific destinations that are on our radar, highlighting why you should visit them now, or at least add them to your bucket list. Plus, learn about some of our favorite Insider Journeys from the partners who bring them to life.
Why Go Now: Vermont
There is nothing quite like fall foliage in the Northeast—when the natural landscape literally glows, illuminated in varied shades of reds, oranges, yellows and browns. During this conversation, Indagare Founder and CEO, Melissa Biggs Bradley discusses the magic of autumn in Vermont – as well as all of the seasons – with John Graham, longtime Managing Director of one of Indagare’s favorite hotels in the world (and our favorite in the Green Mountain State): Twin Farms.
Why Go Now: Safari Matchmaker - An Expert Indagare Panel
During this lively expert panel, Indagare’s Director of African Safari, Rose Allen, leads a discussion about the most spectacular wildlife trips across Africa. Featuring Indagare COO Eliza Harris, VP of Sales Elise Bronzo, and Director of Global Impact, Colin Heinrich, this panel not only guides you to understand what the perfect safari experience is for you, but it's also sure to keep you entertained as the team will share some of their favorite stories and insights from the most exciting, luxurious and unforgettable safari experiences in the world.
Why Go Now: New Zealand - A Panel Discussion with Eliza Harris, Rēnata West & Rebecca Ingram
Indagare COO, Eliza Harris, recently returned from an epic adventure to New Zealand with her family, and in case you missed her beautiful article, evocative new hotel reviews and stunning social posts, know this: New Zealand is a destination that has imprinted on us. For this lively panel, Eliza is joined by two dynamic storytellers, and they share their experiences of this marvelous island country: Renata West is Managing Director of Pacific Storytelling, and his family, as the original pioneers of tourism in New Zealand, has been telling stories for over 200 years. Rebecca Ingram is the Chief Executive at Tourism Industry Aotearoa, New Zealand’s only independent association representing all sectors of the country’s large and diverse tourism industry. Together, the three discuss why now is the best time to visit this exquisite island country—and why it is such a special and memorable destination.
Vogue x Indagare Insider Journeys: A Conversation With Melissa Biggs Bradley and Willow Lindley
Join Indagare Founder Melissa Biggs Bradley and Vogue Accessories and Collaborations Director Willow Lindley for an intimate, in-depth conversation about our upcoming journeys to Paris and Milan this October. In this conversation, they share what makes our Insider Journeys hosted with Vogue so special, and offer a sneak peek at what’s on our radar for future Vogue and Indagare itineraries. They also answer any and all questions about Paris, Milan, and beyond at the end of the program
Why Go Now: Berlin with Jamie Sewell
One of Indagare's top guides, Jamie Sewell is a Berlin-based, British-born scholar and lecturer whose background in the dramatic arts makes for memorable tours. Jamie will be hosting his second Inside Journey to Berlin from September 18 - 23, 2023 and during this intimate Zoom conversation Jamie and Indagare's Elise Bronzo discuss the itinerary- and why Berlin, with its rich history, art and culture, should be on your bucket list, if it isn't already.
Tucked away in Central Europe, Slovenia is a beautiful country that has remained largely under the radar. Yet, it has so much to offer history buffs, nature lovers and urbanites alike. Join Indagare Founder Melissa Biggs Bradley for an intimate Zoom conversation with the local guides hosting our small group trip to Slovenia from May 14 to 19.
They discuss what makes Slovenia remarkable, why now is a great time to visit and share the trip itinerary.
London & The Cotswolds with Serena Gordon
Acclaimed interior designer, architect and world traveler Serena Crawford is our newest Indagare Insider Journey host, and she will be leading a trip to London and the Cotswolds from June 11-17. During this intimate Zoom conversation, Serena discusses everything London and the Cotswolds—including what you’ll do and who you’ll meet on the trip.
AD x Indagare Insider Journeys
Tune in to a conversation between Indagare Founder Melissa Biggs Bradley and VP of Sales Elise Bronzo to learn what makes our Insider Journeys hosted in partnership with Architectural Digest so special. They discuss some of their favorite memories from hosting past trips alongside AD editors and also look ahead to the next great destinations we’re excited to have confirmed with Architectural Digest, plus what’s on our radar for the future.
Egypt and Jordan
Melissa Biggs Bradley and Indagare staff share stories and intel from their recent travels to Egypt and Jordan, covering must-see sights, favorite local foods, and iconic hotels—plus sneak peeks at up-and-coming attractions, including new excavation sights, museum openings, and innovative luxury properties. They provide expertise to help you plan your own trip (including tips on what to pack, navigating cultural differences, and how to structure an itinerary) and share insights on our upcoming Insider Journeys to these destinations.
Future of Travel Talk: Where to Go in 2023
Melissa Biggs Bradley, Indagare Founder & CEO, answers your questions on where to go in 2023. In this Global Conversation, she covers the destinations that should be on your radar—from the getaways you can book closer to your departure date to the must-visit spots that are filling up fast—as well as tips for navigating today's travel landscape.
Sicily with Jamie Sewell
British-born scholar, lecturer, and expert guide Jamie Sewell, is one of Indagare's most popular club and Insider Journey hosts, and this October he will host Indagare's Insider Journey to Sicily. Jamie has a BA in History and Archaeology and a PhD in Roman Archaeology from the University of London. As a field archaeologist, he has supervised university-run excavations in Britain, Romania, Germany, and Italy, and he has led many archaeological tours in Italy and Sicily. During this conversation, Jamie shares highlights of what makes our trip to Sicily so special, including what one can expect to see, experience - and of course, learn.
Why Go Now: Botswana with Colin Bell
During this conversation, South Africa-born Colin Bell, the co-founder of Wilderness Safaris, an eminent conservationist and author of The Last Elephants—shares a brief history of safari along with highlights of the itinerary for our November Insider Journey to Botswana that he will lead, which includes activities that support elephant-conservation programs. He also shows you some of his favorite safari photos to really get you dreaming.