With the temperatures dropping, travelers look south to plan their winter warm-weather getaways. Here’s a roundup of some of the top offers.
Escape to the islands and take advantage of Hilton Caribbean’s Feels Like Summer offer. With rates starting at $99, travelers can explore seven destinations and choose from eight hotels and resorts for stays through March 31, 2018.
Head to the Sunshine State, and enjoy savings at Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa, Hilton Orlando or The Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village, where guests enjoy 20 percent off and a $75 resort credit for stays booked by Oct. 31.
Kick back in New Orleans’ French Quarter this holiday season and enjoy 20 percent off at Windsor Court Nov. 19–Jan. 6. Rates start at $188.
The city took its name from Athena, goddess of wisdom, strategy and war, and protector of the city. The financial, political and administrative center of the country and an all-powerful city-state in antiquity, Athens is a major center of culture. A visit to the first-ever museum dedicated to Byzantium, a stroll around the National Garden and a trip to the Olympeion archaeological site will take you back through time.
In May this year, Taiwan became the first Asian country to legalize same-sex marriage. In celebration, Taipei’s annual Pride Parade was especially festive, with 170,000–250,000 people in attendance — a record number for what was already the biggest pride parade in Asia.
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts plans to open a new hotel and private residences in New Orleans in late 2020. The first Four Seasons property in New Orleans is slated to open inside the World Trade Center, adjacent to Ernest N. Memorial Convention Center. The World Trade Center is currently undergoing renovations, with plans including a new podium and public spaces. The hotel plans feature four food and beverage outlets, retail space, a spa, rooftop pool and meeting and event spaces.
United Airlines’ environmentally friendly efforts lessen the impact on local U.S. communities.
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.
American Airlines now provides a passport-scanning feature on its mobile app. American Airlines is the first airline to offer a service of this kind. The passport chip-scanning feature transmits passport information to the airline, so passengers do not need a customer service agent to recheck their passports when arriving at the airport for international flights.