10 places to escape to right now
With Chilean heritage on her father’s side and German on her mother’s side, Leah Winck grew up surrounded by international influences. From an early age, travel was an important part of her life. During college, she spent two years in Spain and traveled extensively throughout Europe and Northern Africa.
Now, as owner and president of Journey On Travel, Winck enjoys creating unforgettable trips for families. Whether her clients need a weekend getaway, a cruise or a multi-destination adventure, she gives them special attention and care when it comes to creating the perfect escape. Here are her top picks for the best family escapes right now.
10. Ted Turner Expeditions, New Mexico
Nature abounds at this trio of ranches — Sierra Grande, Vermejo Park Ranch and Ladder Ranch — where families can have an adventure-oriented, eco-conscious stay. With hiking, biking, ballooning, bird watching and more, they’re perfect for outdoorsy families who want to connect with nature. As Ted Turner once said, “We have an obligation and a privilege to preserve and maintain our planet and the species we share the planet with.” And that couldn’t be more true here.