Club Med will open 17 new resorts, as well as complete 13 renovations or extensions of existing resorts by 2024. With such a wide range of locations and activities to choose from, Club Med, founded in 1950, still stands by its original business plan: “Everything is included.”
Despite the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, Club Med continued its expansion momentum in 2021with four resort openings, including Club Med Seychelles in Africa, Club Med Lijiang in China, Club Med Québec in Canada and Club Med La Rosière in the French Alps.
Club Med is also opening Club Med Albion in Mauritius, Club Med Peisey-Vallandry in the French Alps, Club Med Pragelato Sestriere in the Italian Alps and Club Med Marrakech in Morocco, as well as expanding its all-inclusive mountain club with the December 2024 opening of Club Med Utah, the brand’s first new resort in the United States in more than 20 years.
Located 35 miles from Salt Lake City, Snowbasin resort is one of the most accessible and oldest-operating ski resorts in North America. The 320-room, four-season resort will combine American luxury with Club Med’s French savoir-faire, appealing to every type of traveler, including families, couples and meetings and events groups.
In addition to all-day dining available at the resort’s restaurants and lounges, also included are group ski and snowboard lessons with ski-in/ski-out access, lift tickets and a heated swimming pool during the ski season. In the warmer months, guests can explore more than 3,000 acres of the surrounding mountains and valleys through guided activities like hiking programs, mountain biking and Club Med’s trademark circus activities.
While the 372-passenger Viking Polaris expedition ship, launched in September 2022, falls midway in size between Viking Cruises’ intimate river cruise ships and large-scale ocean ships, it is operated with the same attention to detail and personalized service.
Whether it's the people, the craic (fun) or the coasts, travelers always find something to love about the island of Ireland. What fills your heart?
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts partners with Cisneros Real Estate to construct a new Four Seasons property in the Dominican Republic. The Four Seasons Resort and Residences Dominican Republic at Tropicalia is slated to open in 2026.
In mid-September, Banyan Tree Group and Ennismore sealed the deal with Dubai Holding to bring a new Banyan Tree property to Bluewaters, Dubai. This multi-staged project will welcome new brands to Dubai, beginning with the opening of Banyan Tree Dubai this November.
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In a dramatic plot twist that seems to have emerged from one of Shakespeare’s own plays, Vicenza, Italy, recently informally accused fair Verona, Italy, of stealing the claim to the famed Romeo and Juliet. For centuries, visitors have made the trip to Verona’s Juliet House to see the famous balcony.
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There is something magical about sipping a glass of local wine while watching the sun slip into the Aegean Sea as the afterglow tinges traditional, white-washed Cycladic houses with glorious shades of rose, purple and gold. Ancient Greeks believed Helios, the Sun God, caused sunsets by driving his fiery chariot into the sea. Standing at water’s edge in Mykonos, watching the sky slowly turn from purple to inky black, you almost believe it.