For travelers who love all things autumn, Crystal Springs Resort, New York City’s closest destination resort, features special offers and experiences to meet the demands of everyone’s fall bucket list. Located only 80 minutes outside New York City in Sussex County, New Jersey, Crystal Springs Resort offers a quick getaway to enjoy fall foliage. Are any of these new offers or experiences on your bucket list?
For families, friends and couples looking to soak up all things fall, the resort’s Harvest Trail Offer provides the most popular way to check off things on your fall bucket list. The Fall Harvest Trail invites guests to explore small businesses such as apple orchards, pumpkin patches, farmers markets, cider houses, wineries, breweries and distilleries. The offer includes one fall experience such as apple picking, $20 pumpkin or farm goods credit, or a local wine tasting. Guests of the offer also enjoy a stay at the AAA-Diamond Grand Cascades Lodge, $40 breakfast credit per reservation per night and a fall-themed basket.
Wine lovers can enjoy exploring the resort’s world-renowned, subterranean 45,000-bottle wine cellar and participate in one of the resort’s seasonal wine tastings. Guests can also enjoy a three- or seven-course dinner with wine pairings at the resort’s award-winning Restaurant Latour.
Nature Enthusiasts Take in Fresh Air with Goat Yoga & Forest Bathing
Home to the largest resort-based solar farm in the Northeast, the resort proves loving nature is one of the its core fundamentals. Nature lovers can enjoy outdoor activities like forest bathing and walking the 3-mile, on-property nature hike trail or a nearby part of the Appalachian Trail. You can also participate in goat yoga, hike with goats and meet local farm animals.
Golfers looking to enjoy a couple more months to perfect their swing can book the Fall Swing & Stay offer to enjoy stunning views of Kittatinny Mountains’ fall colors while playing a round at the resort’s six championship-caliber golf courses.
Relax and Unwind with Pumpkins
The resort’s two spas feature fun autumn-themed treatments including the Pumpkin Enzyme Facial and Cranberry Facial at Minerals Hotel’s Elements Spa, and a Crushed Cabernet Body Scrub at Grand Cascades Lodge.
More than 22 million visitors pour into Bangkok each year, adding to the roughly 11 million residents of the Thai capital famous for its bustling streets. Packed with food carts, markets and cultural spectacles, life in Bangkok is unusually defined by its vibrant street scene, both day and night. That means you don’t necessarily need a solid plan when heading out on any given evening.
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.
As another phenomenal year of travel comes to an end, it’s time, as always, for Global Traveler to celebrate and award those who do it best as we announce the 2023 winners of the GT Tested Reader Survey awards. But that's not the only cause for celebration here: We've hit another major milestone, as this marks our 20th year honoring the best of the best inn world of travel!
The highly anticipated GT Tested Reader Survey has more reason to celebrate in 2024 than ever before. This year marks the 20th anniversary of our GT Tested Reader Survey awards, with many of the winning brands earning milestone accolades for years of dedicated and consistent service.
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Global Traveler Announces the Winners of the 2023 Outstanding Diversity & Inclusion in Travel Awards
For its third year, Global Traveler awards the airline, cruise line and hotel brand best representing diversity, equity and inclusion within the travel industry. Over the past year Global Traveler analyzed many airlines, cruise lines and hotel brands to determine which companies prove most committed to changing the world through diversity and inclusion.
The Tampa EDITION recently launched two new offerings this festive season. Book the Holiday in the Sun promotion and receive complimentary valet, $50 in food and beverage credit, $50 in spa credit, and a signature EDITION Le Labo amenity. This offer runs through Jan. 5. Book here.
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Going to Austin, Texas, soon? Hotel Van Zandt celebrates the season with a special deal. The To All a Free Night offer allows guests to extend their stay and receive a third night free when booking two nights. Running through Jan. 29, 2024, book this offer using promo code BONUSNT.