As summer travel ramps up, families are taking those long-awaited reunions and group trips. Multi-generational getaways are returning and resorts are welcoming them with exciting property upgrades. When you’re ready to finally travel again, these family-friendly resorts will be waiting for you.
PARENTS magazine recently announced the top 20 U.S. getaways for families in this year’s Family Travel Awards. Selected by a panel of judges including editors and experts in the field, the 2021 winners offer safe, affordable, and fun outdoor experiences for all ages. Providing trip-planning inspiration for when the time is right,
Hotel designs are instantly welcoming spaces that reflect the best of the location, telling stories of people and places and feeding our travel experiences and memories. What is it about staying in a luxurious hotel that promises the best night’s sleep and the perfect escape? Whether it’s the crisp, freshly laundered sheets, floor to ceiling windows, or the well-curated style and design, there’s a simple magic found in a beautiful hotel suite. As travel returns we asked Federico Toresi, Global VP Design for Accor’s Luxury and Premium brands, what we should look for in our travels and why hotel spaces are so special.
Although there are many ways to enjoy a stay at a Caribbean paradise like Antigua and Barbuda, perhaps one of the best is at a chic and stylish boutique hotel. These marvelous twin islands are known for their astonishing array of breathtaking boutique properties, each offering beachfront views and bespoke comfort. While it was hard to narrow it down to only 6, here are some of the best boutique resorts in Antigua and Barbuda.
MaxTour, a Las Vegas-based tour company, released a study recently based on over 20,000 data points to rank the best hotels in Las Vegas. The study is the first to include important categories like price and location into the final rankings. It is also the first study to separate the hotels by star rating, helping travellers on a budget find the best hotels for them.
Awe-inspiring views from the Corniche Road in the Côte d’Azur, vast rolling hills in the English countryside, and a glimpse of the Vltava River from the Charles Bridge in Prague await. Offering a unique feast for the senses, the road trips connect 13 captivating European Four Seasons properties across six uniquely curated routes, taking in castles and wineries, caves and cities, mountains and lakes, and much more. From sourcing the best hidden eateries for authentic cuisine to insider tips on tourist-free views, in-the-know Four Seasons Concierges in each destination work in collaboration with guests to customise every moment.
You could anticipate that this Caribbean sanctuary, with its sophisticated yet laid-back vibes, is reserved only for the wealthy elite. Fortunately, you don’t have to be a Hollywood A-lister to enjoy the island’s silky soft sand and warm, translucent waters. Anguilla can be done on a budget and still be the trip of a lifetime. With incredible price offerings on many resorts and villas, you can turn a one-week vacation into a long-term stay. We know the world is closed for travel now, but when travellers emerge from behind closed doors, the island of Anguilla is waiting with open arms.
With a year’s worth of pent-up travel demand on the brink of bursting as summer approaches, Tripadvisor announced its annual Travelers’ Choice Best of the Best Awards for Hotels, giving people the inspiration to turn their daydreams into real trips. Nearly half (45 per cent) of Americans in a recent Tripadvisor survey are planning to travel internationally this year, and 64 per cent are planning to stay in a hotel this year.
Travelling with your loved ones can be one of life’s greatest pleasures…provided, of course, you choose the right type of accommodation. Nothing derails the vacation of a lifetime faster than checking into a resort lacking the space and amenities needed to keep the kids and grandparents comfortable and entertained.
Karisma Hotels & Resorts will open the doors to the new five-star Margaritaville Island Reserve Cap Cana in October 2021. This will mark the second resort for the Island Reserve brand created in partnership with Karisma and Margaritaville – and the first in the Dominican Republic.