Destinations

Neon Museum in Downtown Vegas.

Posted on September 15th, 2014

Eye on the World: Las Vegas

I went to Las Vegas last week, and no, I didn’t gamble or go to any of the world-famous nightclubs (what a bore, right?!), but I did ride the New York-New York roller coaster, went off-road jeep touring with Red Rock Adventures in Red Rock Canyon, got a peek at a couple of new properties and ate A LOT.


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Guestroom at Malliouhana, which opens this November.

Posted on September 11th, 2014

Malliouhana Re-Opens in Anguilla

The all-new Malliouhana, An Auberge Resort debuts on Nov. 1, 2014 in Anguilla, on the exact anniversary of the hotel’s original opening on a bluff above Meads Bay and Turtle Cove.


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Rendering of Loews Sapphire Falls Resort. (Photo courtesy of Universal Orlando Resort.)

Posted on September 11th, 2014

Universal Partners with Loews for New Hotel

This week, Universal Orlando Resort announced it has partnered once again with Loews Hotels and Resorts to open the Caribbean-themed Loews Sapphire Falls Resort in summer 2016.


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Rose Island House in Newport. (Photo credit: Discover Newport.)

Posted on September 10th, 2014

Rhode Island Breaks the Mold

Rhode Island—the smallest state in the U.S.—seems to constantly break the mold: it was one of the first original colonies; one of thirteen colonies to declare independence from British rule; and now one of the first states to perform same-sex marriages. But that’s not all that’s going on in the “The Ocean State”—there’s plenty of culture, historical mansions, quaint new boutique hotels, fall festivals, and a vast foodie scene, too.


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Balcony view at Grand Lucayan Bahamas Resort.

Posted on September 10th, 2014

Eye On The World: Grand Bahama Island

Recommend’s Managing Editor spent a few days in Grand Bahama to experience the island lifestyle while staying at the Grand Lucayan Bahamas Resort.


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Hot air ballon safari season has begun in the Busanga Plains of Zambia's Kafue National Park.

Posted on September 9th, 2014

Hot Air Balloon Safaris in Africa

Hot air balloon season has begun in the Busanga Plains of Zambia’s Kafue National Park. Travelers can now glide in a hot air balloon over the 69,000-acre Busanga Concession, one of the most exclusive hot air ballooning destinations in Africa, which offers complete seclusion and scenery to guests through Wilderness Safaris.


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Orlando, Fla. (September 4, 2014) -- SeaWorld’s Halloween Spooktacular is an ocean of Halloween fun, every weekend in October at SeaWorld Orlando.

Posted on September 8th, 2014

Family Fun at SeaWorld Parks

Just because summer is (almost) behind us, doesn’t mean family travel should come to a halt. Coast-to-coast, SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment is offering great getaways for the cooler days ahead, from family-friendly to frightening Halloween events.


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Montauk Blue Hotel's newly designed chic guestroom.

Posted on September 8th, 2014

Beach & Brew

Summer isn’t quite over yet, giving your clients a little more time to enjoy the long summer days at the beach with a cold brew in hand. The Montauk Blue Hotel, in the town of East Hampton, NY, has tapped into local craft brewers, Montauk Brewing Company, to offer guests a taste of their local brew with the Blue & Brew getaway package.


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The Colonial Suite aboard Ganges Voyager II. (Photo Credit:Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection.)

Posted on September 5th, 2014

Uniworld Sails to India

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection adds a new itinerary sailing from New Delhi to Kolkata, India’s Golden Triangle & the Sacred Ganges, debuting January 2016.


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Hotel Gracery Shinjuku in Kabukicho opens in 2015.

Posted on September 5th, 2014

New Hotel Opens in Tokyo

Opening April 2015, Hotel Gracery Shinjuku in Kabukicho—Tokyo’s entertainment and nightclub district in the Shinjuku area—is now accepting reservations.


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