Author Archives: Kathy Stewart

Kathy Stewart

About Kathy Stewart

As one of our intrepid Trip Designers, Kathy Stewart crafts immersive experiences all over the globe while she and her husband raise their three boys at home in Toronto. Her headshot is in black and white because she’s classy like that.

Virtuoso Life: Better By Bike

We had enjoyed previous group cycling trips with Butterfield & Robinson, renowned for its skilled guides, so we were immediately intrigued by the company’s radical change of gears. more…

Examiner: B&R Now
Offers E-bikes

Casual cyclists who have been tempted to sign up for a Butterfield & Robinson tour in Europe or elsewhere but were deterred by either price or their own fitness level should be interested to hear that the outfitter has made some key tweaks to its offerings. more…

The New York Times:
India on $1,000 a Day

City hopping by private jet, mingling with maharajas in their palaces, hanging out with world famous artists in their ateliers or being serenaded by a group of classical musicians in the middle of the desert – for a tiny, elite group, travel in India is far removed from the backpacker trail. more…

Toronto Star: B&R
Adds E-Bikes

The reality is that many couples aren’t such a good match when it comes to physical activity. Toronto-based Butterfield & Robinson, the high-end travel company that does bicycle tours throughout world, knows this first hand. more…

Departures: World’s Top Foodie Getaways

No matter how you tip the gastronomic scale, one thing is certain: Eating well and traveling well go hand-in-hand. Regardless of whether you’re a full-out foodie or a humble supper guest, meals form memories. more…

Destination Weddings & Honeymoons: Love at Large

Butterfield & Robinson thinks the best way to travel is by bike, foot or sea. Its site is arranged accordingly, with custom trips (iconic Amalfi Coast walks, biking and boating in Turkey) to match. more…

Canadian Capital Magazine: The Bespoke Traveller

For 45 years, Canadian entrepreneur George Butterfield, co-founder of travel company Butterfield & Robinson, has been on the forefront of providing luxurious experiences to active travellers. more…

Forbes: The Best Vacation Ever?

Welcome to “The Great Life.” Don’t expect me to kick it off in a small way. This is not the “okay life” or even the “good life.” It’s about great experiences, trips, foods, things, places. more…

The Wall Street Journal: Adventures, With Children

From a rafting trip in Costa Rica to a campout on the Galapagos Islands, here’s a sampling of ways to keep your gang’s adrenaline going. And you thought your wild days were over. more…

HuffPost Travel: Get Inspired and Energized

For those who want thrills beyond the edge of the earth, Iceland is calling you. Here, the soaring mountains, rumbling volcanoes, lava fields and bubbling geysers will stir your imagination and ignite passions that might have been dormant for years. more…

National Geographic Traveler: Tours of a
Lifetime 2011

Biking is a way of life in Myanmar and undoubtedly the best way to soak up its lush countryside and encounter the more…

ELITE Traveler: 14 Days in Italy

A visit to Italy offers an incredibly diverse experience in a small area, with different dialects, cuisines and landscapes, from sun-kissed Mediterranean islands and beaches to snow-covered, world class ski resorts. more…

Business News Network: Interview with Norman Howe

Business News Network talks to Norman Howe, President of Butterfield & Robinson about current trends in luxury travel. more…


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