Hotel Viking in Newport, R.I., invites guests to experience the Newport International Polo Series with a special 2016 Polo Experience offer, including four tickets to a polo match, a fully stocked picnic basket for two and no resort fee, a total bonus value of $245. The offer requires a two-night stay inclusive of a Saturday, and polo matches take place on Saturdays through September. On Aug. 6, the United States faces off against France. Room rates for this match-up begin at $249 per night for a Newport guestroom with two queen beds. Use booking code HVPOLO16 or call 401 847 3300. “Polo is a social sporting event,” said Keith Chouinard, director of sales and marketing, Hotel Viking. “From divot stomping and meeting the players to sipping Champagne on the sidelines and petting the ponies, it is no surprise more than 50 million people enjoy this global sport each year.” The Newport International Polo Series brings together teams from around the world. Spectators can divot stomp, visit vendor booths, meet other guests and relax. On select weekends, special events will coincide with the polo at an additional cost. The matches are held at Glen Farm. For a full schedule, click here. Hotel Viking offers 208 guestrooms and suites, a 30-minute ride from TF Green Airport and Providence train station.
A popular Virginia stay, Massanutten Resort, is getting a big update this summer. The resort originally opened its doors in 2006.
Looking for a truly unique travel experience and considering a new vehicle? The Volvo Overseas Delivery Program is the perfect solution to create your own adventure of a lifetime. Volvo allows you to custom order your new automobile tailored to fit your needs and desires. They will fly you to Sweden to pick up your Volvo so you can drive and explore Scandinavia and Europe on your terms for up to two weeks.
JetBlue kicked off service to Guadeloupe (PTP) this month. Flights began Feb. 1 from New York City (JFK). JetBlue is the only airline to offer flights between the Northeast and the Caribbean island. Flights are around four and a half hours.
oneworld is an alliance of 13 world-leading airlines committed to providing the highest level of service and connecting you to more than 1,100 destinations around the world.
Falling asleep in economy class can be a test of flexibility and patience, often depending on how tired you are. No matter how many ways your body contorts to sleep sitting upright, it’s hard to avoid the dreaded head drop, from little to no head support, that can easily jerk you (and your neighbor) awake.
United Airlines’ environmentally friendly efforts lessen the impact on local U.S. communities.
Heathrow Airport built a “bespoke set of anti-drone systems” around its airfield. The system, created by U.K.-based firm Operational Solutions, detects and tracks drones in surrounding airspace. The “new and innovative” system can also locate drone pilots and show their location.