Beach


Posted in:
Blue Lagoon in Port Antonio, Jamaica
Blue Lagoon/Rosalind Cummings-Yeates

Jamaica may be famous for it beaches, but the island actually boasts a diverse landscape of mountains, valleys, and forests that’s equally as striking. A great way to grab some of these vistas is by visiting Port Antonio, the capital of the idyllic parish of Portland. Graced with mountain views... Read More

Search For Best Flight Deals

Search For Best Hotel Deals

Search For Best Vacation Deals

Search For Best Cruise Deals

 The Blue Hotel, Belize/Facebook/PADI
The Blue Hole, Belize/Facebook/PADI

Many people dream of getting a scuba certification in an exotic destination. It makes sense: If you’re going to spend days, even weeks, learning to dive, why not see some cool stuff in the process? But there’s a lot to consider when learning to dive on vacation. From the “where” to the “how much,” here is everything you need... Read More

Fireworks over New York City on the Fourth of July
Fireworks/Flickr/Joseph Bylund

Nearly 43 million Americans are expected to travel this Fourth of July weekend (a record high!), so it’s safe to say that plenty of people already have their holiday plans locked down. If you’re still at a loss over what to do, here are a few ideas. 1. Go traditional.... Read More

Posted in:
The pool at Melia Nassau Beach in the Bahamas
Melia Nassau Beach

When it comes to all-inclusive resorts, Nassau is the place to be. The capital city of the Bahamas boasts a number of properties that offer beachfront accommodations, huge swimming pools with crazy slides, and luxury spas. With a range in pricing and level of accommodation, there’s an all-inclusive resort for every... Read More

Posted in:
HawksCay_2
Hawks Cay/Eddy Vidal

With a balmy climate and lush scenery, the Florida Keys feel far-flung and exotic, even though they’re just a short flight from many major hubs in the U.S. That’s why it’s one of our go-to destinations when we want to disconnect from the daily grind, and reconnect with the things we enjoy — whether... Read More

Mombacho in Nicaragua
Mombacho/Flickr/Celeste

Lake Nicaragua is the largest lake in Central America and is renowned for its cultural islands and adjacent volcanoes. But changes could be on the horizon. The proposed cross-country canal project may pose a major environmental threat, due to the presence of large ships, changing water levels, pollution, and reduced wetlands. With... Read More

Posted in:
Bungalows at Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora
Bungalows/Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora

Have you dreamed of inserting yourself into one of those classic magazine cover shots of a swoon-worthy overwater bungalow, straddling a turquoise sea? Us too! That’s why we’ve dreamily rounded up this list of the world’s five very best overwater bungalows in Bora Bora to Belize and beyond; because if... Read More

Posted in:
Guestroom at The Belamar in California
Guestroom/The Belamar

The beach is a huge draw for a late-summer vacation or a quiet retreat after school’s back in session. Fortunately, deals are in abundance for August and September escapes, given that the summer rush is over. From Hawaii to Tobago — and many spots in between — here are six places... Read More

Saint-Pierre, Martinique
Saint-Pierre, Martinique/Flickr/Sébastien Avenet

It may be the birthplace of Napoléon Bonaparte’s first wife, Empress Josephine, but Martinique is better known for it’s rugged mountains, raw landscape, and rum. Here’s what to do in this French Caribbean island to satisfy one’s inner art lover, hiker, and culture-seeker. Bonus: It’s all completely affordable. The Beaches: Rent... Read More

 Sand Key outside waterfront deck
Sand Key outside waterfront deck

One of the best things about dining out in Florida is the restaurant names. Only in the Sunshine State will diners find places unabashedly called Cooter’s, Crabby Bill’s, Frenchy’s, and Salty’s. Clearwater Beach, a barrier island off the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, is no exception. This walkable... Read More

Posted in:
Wyndham Grand Rio Mar, Puerto Rico. USA. Photography by: Victor Elias Photography.
Wyndham Grand Rio Mar, Puerto Rico/Victor Elias Photography

We know how hard it is to find an all-inclusive deal in Puerto Rico. So we were thrilled when the Wyndham Grand Rio Mar launched a new program last month that gives guests unlimited access to its bars, restaurants, and other amenities. Because, let’s face it — it’s nice to... Read More

Edisto Beach State Park. Bache Monument. 'Credit: DiscoverSouthCarolina.com_2009'
Edisto Beach State Park/DiscoverSouthCarolina.com

If the invention of sweet tea and mint juleps are any indication, southerners know how to do summer. Here are five small, waterfront towns calling you to fly south for the season. Beaufort, South Carolina South Carolina’s second-oldest city is set on a coastal isle surrounded by a backdrop of marshes, old... Read More

Junkanoo Bahamas
Junkanoo Bahamas/Bahamas Tourism

We’ve all heard the slogan “It’s better in the Bahamas,” and when it comes to annual festivals happening in this welcoming Atlantic Ocean archipelago, there’s a lot of truth to the tourism bureau’s tagline. From the legendary Junkanoo to the Andros Crab Festival, Bahamians really know how to party.... Read More

 flickr/Paulius Malinovskis

flickr/Paulius Malinovskis

For most people, summer vacation is synonymous with catching some rays. But when it comes to the sun, the old saying holds especially true — you can definitely have too much of a good thing. Extended time in hot weather can lead to dehydration and salt depletion, ultimately resulting in heat exhaustion.... Read More

Piedras Blancas in California
Piedras Blancas/Flickr/Anita Ritenour

Highway 1 is arguably America’s most scenic road trip. Many people fly into Los Angeles, rent a car, and cruise up the coast to San Francisco. While the 450-mile trip could be driven in a couple days, we highly recommend a week. San Luis Obispo County, which many people breeze... Read More