Tuesday, April 30, 2019

JW Marriott Grande Lakes Resort Tour


 
 
JW Marriott Grande Lakes is located in Orlando, Florida. It's a family resort close to the theme parks. I loved all the dining options and the large winding pool. It does get busy during school breaks. Be sure to review the shuttle schedule and sign up for transportation to the Parks.
 
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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Le Blanc Spa Resort Los Cabos Review and Resort Tour 2019




First, a huge thank you to the team at Le Blanc Spa Resort Los Cabos and Palace Resorts for sponsoring my 3 night stay. They didn't ask for a review, but I can't help sharing my opinion.
The word I use to describe Le Blanc Los Cabos is "pampered". From the pool butler who placed chilled cucumbers over my eyes to the spa attendant who walked me through the water journey to the butler who arrived at my door each morning with an almond milk latte as I was waking up - I felt so pampered.  This is a resort for people looking for quiet relaxation with excellent food and drinks. No loud music at the pool. It's not a place where the bartender will be lining up shots. This is perfect for a couple looking to get away from all the noise or a girls' trip for ladies who love a great spa or a Mother/Daughter trip.

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This is not a resort for people who like an active swim up bar scene, love water sports, or like doing everything themselves.  An important thing to know is that the beach is not swimmable. You can't get into the ocean or do any water sports like kayaking or paddle boarding here.
 
 
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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Resort Tour: B Ocean Fort Lauderdale


B Ocean Fort Lauderdale is a beachfront resort close to the cruise port and the airport. It's a great resort for a pre-cruise or post-cruise stay. I really like that the pool is right by the beach. It makes it so easy for families that some members that love the pool and others that love the beach.

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Monday, April 15, 2019

El Dorado Royale Review

Margarita and Aldo contacted me to plan their anniversary trip. I recommended El Dorado Royale based on what was important to them.

Here's their review:



I don't even know where to begin.

The trip was absolutely amazing, and our first trip to Mexico.

We arrived on Monday, April 8. You had the instructions down to a tee. The airport was just as described in your photos It was provided perfectly to us.


We were welcomed with Champagne in the lobby and our bags taken to our rooms.

The staff provided detailed instructions as we checked in and a ride in the golf cart transportation straight to our doorstep. 



We stepped out to have lunch. When we returned, we found a bottle of Champagne on ice!

We met our concierge, Angel and Adrian they quickly hooked us up with a Candle Light Dinner on the beach to start the celebratory reason we were there. The experience and the food was undoubtedly perfect! They then topped it off with our dessert on a plate that wished us a Happy 25th.
 

Friday, April 12, 2019

Client Conundrum: Planning a multi-generational trip




In the last few years, I've seen a great increase in multi-generational trips. Grandma and Grandpa want to take the whole family on a vacation.  It can be overwhelming trying to find a vacation option for all ages.

That's why I am here to help. I navigate you through the options based on what works best for your family.

Flights - Do you all want to meet up in a connecting city?

Accommodations - Want an accommodation where the adults can hang out in the evenings or is it better if everyone has their own room?  I can even make sure cruise ship cabin is *accidently* on the other side of your ship from your annoying brother.

Best Value - Are you getting the best value?  Multiple rooms or cruise ship cabins can mean extra perks with some resorts or cruise lines.

For more information, email me or watch my webinar on how to travel together and stay friends.





Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Half Moon Cay Tour

 
Half Moon Cay is a private island owned by Carnival and used by Carnival and Holland America.  The island has a horse ranch, villas, cabanas, and a huge lagoon. 
 
All your dining on the island is included. Drinks are extra. You can choose from lots of fun excursions like:
  • Horseback riding
  • Jet Skis
  • Kayaks or sailboats
  • A sting ray encounter
  • A Lagoon boat tour
No shade or umbrellas are available so you'll want to rent a clamshell or a cabana. The beach and water are gorgeous!
 
Take a look: 
 
 



If you are interested in booking a cruise to Half Moon Cay, click here to email me.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Sneak Peek: Barcelo Maya Palace



Barcelo Maya Palace is a family all inclusive resort in Riviera Maya. It's located in the Barcelo complex with four other family resorts. The complex has mini golf, bowling alley, teen disco, adult disco, shops, flow rider, and a gorgeous spa with a special Kid Spa. 

What sets the Palace apart are the large junior suites that fit a family of five, access to all the other resorts, an adults only pool, unlimited a la carte dinner reservations, and oceanfront dining. 

 



Overwhelmed planning a trip? I am here to help. You'll get the same prices you find online plus my expert help choosing the best resort for you. It's just a $99 deposit to get started. Click here to email me.

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Sneak Peek: Royalton Riviera Cancun and the adults only section: Hideaway





Royalton Riviera Cancun is an active family all inclusive resort with an adults only section called Hideaway.  

 
I think this is a great resort for groups or a trip with the extended family.  

  •  People without kids could book the Hideaway Adults Only section.
  • People who like to live the fancy life can book Diamond Club with exclusive amenities and areas in the resort.
  • Families will love the splash park, slides, and kids' programs.

 
It has an active night life with a disco and sports bar. 
 




Overwhelmed planning a trip? I am here to help. You'll get the same prices you find online plus my expert help choosing the best resort for you. It's just a $99 deposit to get started. Email Angie@TripswithAngie.com