World Oceans Day might have passed, but in an age when respecting and taking an active role in appreciating nature and our oceans is paramount, every day should be World Oceans Day. These hotels honor and celebrate oceans year-round, allowing guests to further enjoy the beauty and magnificence of our planet’s seas.
This sustainable and modern resort lies on a 100-percent natural island with well-established vegetation, a beautiful beach and a protected reef. The resort encourages guests to take a snorkeling or diving excursion to South Ari Atoll to admire manta rays, whale sharks and even shipwrecks. Villas bring elements of the ocean inside with endless Indian Ocean views, natural lighting, minimalist interiors and warm materials.
The award-winning Rockhouse Hotel sits among beautiful rocky cliffs overlooking blue and green waves. The property features 8 acres of tropical gardens and encourages guests to explore and admire Jamaica’s natural beauty. RockHouse Hotel is Green Globe Certified and includes rooms offering the perfect harmony of luxury and nature. While at the hotel, grab a snorkel and swim the clear waters to experience marine life up close.
In Rhodes, the largest of Greece’s Dodecanese islands, this dreamy property spoils guests with views of Ixia Beach and the Mediterranean Sea. Head down to the coast to soak up the sun and swim in the waves. Guestrooms see neutral tones and calming patterns come together to further highlight the vibrant and bold colors of the nearby gardens and ocean. While on the island, venture to Seven Springs Waterfall to witness this beautiful spot.
Deeply rooted in Maldivian nature and culture, Kandima Maldives features a wide array of villas and studios, many with their own pools overlooking turquoise waters. The property’s Aquaholics program allows guests to explore the ocean and appreciate the plants and marine life found within. Activities include turtle and dolphin quests, kayaking, sea bobbing and glass canoeing. Kandima also features the first fully immersive virtual platform that can take guests on interactive digital tours throughout the island. This program, called D.I.V.E., allows guests to further learn about the surrounding region and the animals and plants calling the island home.
Embracing a life well lived often means embracing a life well-traveled. Every journey becomes a canvas for experiences that shape our lives and at the heart of every adventure lies the indispensable companion: quality luggage.
It’s time to start dreaming of your next trip. Here’s some destination inspiration for you. Take a visual journey through Muscat, Oman, with us.
For a country referred to as “one big vineyard” for the staggering amount of wine it produces, from the Veneto all the way down to Sicily, you can easily miss the expressions produced in any single region — especially one where the OG pizza demands your attention. But a few hours from Naples in Campania lies Sannio, definitely worth a daytrip or more to explore wines made from red Aglianico and a white variety that’s got appeal in spades.
The Saronic or Argo Saronic Islands of Greece call travelers to explore its seven small islands and islets brimming with history, natural sites and more. With most easily accessible by boat, the islands’ proximity to ports of Athens make the Saronic Islands an ideal destination for those preferring shorter boat rides. In fact, trips from Athens ports to the islands take only between 10 minutes and two hours, depending on the island you choose, making them perfect for day or weekend trips. From Piraeus port, you can access Hydra, Spetses, Aegina and Poros directly. Come explore these stunning islands with us and find the inspiration to plan your next trip to these islands. Hydra Hydra town curves around a slope overlooking the Argosaronic Gulf like an amphitheater and is considered one of the most romantic destinations in Greece. Most unique to the island is its lack of vehicles. People on the island get around on mules and donkeys as well as water taxis, making for a peaceful and laid-back day. Hydra lies a two-hour ferry ride from Piraeus port in Athens.
Cancún’s connotation as a wet-and-wild spring break destination comes with revered reason. The Mexican city bordering the Caribbean Sea on the Yucatán Peninsula presents a playground for travelers seeking a judgment- free getaway among fiestas.
The Marriott Bonvoy Boundless Credit Card from Chase just announced an elevated offer for new cardmembers to unlock even more travel this year. Through March 27, new cardmembers can earn five Free Night Awards (each night valued up to 50,000 points) after spending $5,000 on purchases in the first three months from account opening.
One affordable plan can protect an entire year of trips: business or pleasure, short or long, domestic or international.
Coming off a year of five new Delta Sky Clubs and two expanded or reopened locations, Delta Air Lines enters 2024 with vigor, announcing the debut of its highly anticipated premium lounges. The airline plans to introduce the new concept to customers in New York John F. Kennedy International Airport, Los Angeles International Airport and Boston Logan International Airport.