Classic Concierge
Patrick Cahalan

About Me

"Travel gives me an opportunity to escape the mundane day-to-day world and visit places beyond the ordinary. From the ability to indulge my passion in photography, to the chance for new culinary experiences, travel affords me the chance to soak up more of the best the world has to offer."

Location: San Jose, CA
Email: concierge@classicvacations.com
Phone: (800) 7047000
Oct 20, 2011

The Kahala is one of those places reserved for special moments. I was lucky enough to stay here for 2 nights during my recent trip to Hawaii. The instant you walk into the resort, you'll feel far...
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Oct 20, 2011

To be honest, I was initially a little skeptical about The Royal Hawaiian - the bright salmon pink color and its location in the center of busy Waikiki made me question why it was so popular. But...
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Oct 20, 2011

I hadn't heard much about the Trump Hotel in Waikiki before my visit, but it was definitely a pleasant surprise. The atmosphere of the property is sleek, modern and clean, and is situated a short...
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Oct 20, 2011

Just a little past Wailea is the Makena Beach & Golf Resort tucked away in a secluded area of Maui. True to its name, the Makena has an impressive championship golf course. What impressed me...
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Oct 21, 2011

You know you're in good hands at the Ritz-Carlton. And the Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua is no exception. Situated in the western edge of Maui, the RC Kapalua upholds the brand's attentive service and...
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Feb 4, 2013

A veritable storehouse of the past, you'd be well-advised to visit the British Museum while in London. From ancient Persian treasures to marble sculptures from the Parthenon to the Rosetta Stone...
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Feb 4, 2013

Next time you're in Paris, skip the Louvre and instead take a tour of the Musee d'Orsay. To begin with, go early, as this museum still has a great many visitors (though less than the Louvre). As...
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Feb 4, 2013

Feast upon a buffet of color at the Musee Matisse in Nice, France, home to an exceptional collection of the the work of Henri Matisse. The Musee Matisse is an outstanding venue to explore the...
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Feb 11, 2013

600 years of Austrian history is what you'll find when you take a private guided tour of the Hofburg in Vienna. Home to the Hapsburg emperors from the 1200s to the early 1900s, this gargantuan...
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Mar 6, 2013

Take in some of the world's finest in reggae each March in Anguilla, during the Moonsplash Music Festival. Lasting for several days and held on one of the island's stunning beaches, you'll be...
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