Top 5 North American & Caribbean Winter Getaways
Every winter we are again reminded why we love to travel to
tropical (and warm) locales. Forget the snow boots, and give us some flippers,
a snorkel mask and sunscreen! Here are
our top picks for your next winter getaway that dont involve lengthy flights
and certainly wont break the bank!
Cancun is easily accessible from many major airports in the
U.S., yet its moderate winter weather, turquoise waters and palm trees would
have you thinking you are far, far away from the blistery winter back home. Cancun
is a great destination for both families and couples alike, and there is never
a lack of activitiesfrom lounging on the beach, scuba diving and snorkeling,
visiting Mayan ruins or experiencing the fabulous nightlife of the Riviera
Featured Resort: Ask
us about the Dreams Sands Cancun Resort & Spa.
Featured Cruise: Visit
nearby Cozumel by cruise on the Carnival Ecstasy 4 Nights starting from $229
Nassau, the capital of
the Bahamas, offers a delightful mix of British colonial charm and beautiful
sandy beaches. Take a tour down Bay Street, Nassau's main shopping
district, home to the local Straw Market. Hop on over to Paradise Island
to see the impressive Atlantis Resort where you can visit the aquarium or the
largest casino in the Bahamas. Be sure to try some local conch before you
Featured Resort: Ask us about a stay at the famous Atlantis
Paradise Island Resort.
Featured Cruise: Visit Freeport, Nassau and the cruise lines
private Bahamian island, Great Stirrup Cay, on the Norwegian Sky 4 Nights
starting at $329 per person!
St. Georges, Grenada
Located in the
Southern Caribbean, colorful Grenada, also known as the Spice Isle is a great
destination for a winter escape. Along the beaches you will find plenty of
scuba diving sites, kayaking and watersports, or head inland to the lush
mountains to see waterfalls and wildlife preserves. Make sure to try the local
cuisine, and find out why this tiny island is called Spice Isle.
Featured Resort: Ask us about the brand new Sandals La Source
Grenada adults-only all-inclusive resort.
Featured Cruise: End a wonderful Southern Caribbean cruise in
Grenada on a 7-Night Royal Caribbean
cruise on the Adventure of the Seas starting at $688 per person.
Not only is Hawaii one
of our favorite vacation spots, it is also one of the only exotic
destinations that U.S. citizens can get to without a passport. You can easily
fly to Honolulu from airports on the west coast and other major U.S. airports.
Hawaii is both a place of relaxation and adventurefrom stunning beaches and
luxurious spas to trekking volcanoes or taking a helicopter ride along the
picturesque, rugged coastlines. Oahu is a great island for kids, but also the
perfect place for adults seeking a romantic escape.
Featured Resort: Inquire about a stay at the Aulani, Disney
Resort & Spa in Kapolei, Oahu.
Featured Cruise: Depart Honolulu and travel around the
Hawaiian Island for 7 Nights on Norwegians Pride
of America from $1,499 per person.
Key West, Florida
For those of you that
dont have a passport but want to escape the cold this winter, the Florida Keys
are a wonderful place to visit for both families and couples. You can visit the
southernmost point in the U.S., take a snorkel tour to Dry Tortugas National
Park, enjoy a sunset champagne catamaran cruise or stroll along Mallory Square
for street performers and the world-famous sunsets of the Florida Keys! There
is plenty in terms of shopping and foodbe sure to indulge in the local seafood
and key lime pie!
Featured Resort: Find out more about The Reach A Waldorf
Featured Cruise: Visit Key West onboard the Celebrity
Constellation on a 3-Night
Bahamas cruise from $229 per person!
Call our friendly Vacation Specialists to help you book your next North American or Caribbean winter getaway 541-349-0036.