All posts by Danielle Long

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 Breathless Cabo San Lucas
Breathless Cabo San Lucas

If the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the words “all inclusive” is tacky tropical decor, colored wristbands, or kids screaming at the pool, then the new Breathless Cabo San Lucas will be a breath of fresh air. The resort opened last December with a more elevated traveler in mind —... Read More

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A guestroom balcony at Zen Oasis in Punta Cana.
Zen Oasis Guestroom Balcony/Danielle Long

Do you ever feel like you need a vacation after your vacation? The new Zen Oasis at Club Med Punta Cana Resort — a distinct section of the all-inclusive resort just unveiled last month — was built to prevent that very situation. The retreat-within-a-retreat is great for those looking to disconnect from the... Read More

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Get your fill of surf and sand on the island of Florianópolis in southern Brazil, with a relaxing day at one of its over 40 beaches. You’ll see why navigating the extensive and complicated bus system is worth it to reach the far and spectacular corners of Santa Catarina’s... Read More

photos of aruba - panoramic view from room balcony - Holiday Inn Resort

Home to just over 108,000 residents the small, multi-cultural island of Aruba draws visitors with its white-sand beaches and crystal clear waters. Its convenient location just outside of the hurricane belt also means there’s no bad time for an escape to this tropical paradise. Check out our slideshow of... Read More

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Holiday Inn Resort Aruba

Fresh off a large-scale renovation earlier this year, the Holiday Inn Resort Aruba is not what you’ve come to expect from the global mega-chain. The brand’s standards are still there — its signature green sprinkled throughout the property and commitment to family-friendliness — but the resort’s spectacular oceanfront views... Read More

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With freezing temperatures across the country and what seems like an endless amount of snow this winter, it’s high time you treated yourself to a warm-weather escape at a reasonable price.  Swap the white snow for the white-sand beaches of the Bahamas, unwind under palm trees on a week-long... Read More

Shark and Bake/Trinidad & Tobago

 One of the first things you’ll notice about the islands of Trinidad and Tobago – besides the rolling mountains, romantic beaches, and endless palm trees – is the deep love of local food by those who know it best. With a unique blend of flavors that come from the... Read More

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West Coast Flights

Escape on an end-of-summer getaway, or start planning your fall and winter travel early, with this sale from Virgin America. Fly one-way, nonstop to Los Angeles, San Francisco, Las Vegas, and more. While travel for these low rates is valid for a while (August 24–December 3, 2013), booking ends on... Read More

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Flight Deals from New England Across US

If you live in the New England area and are looking for a fun getaway this year, these amazing airfares are just what you need to get started. With deals to cities across the U.S., you can explore American history in Philadelphia, soak up the sun in Fort Lauderdale... Read More