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How Concierges Have Stepped Up the Game

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By Kelly Potts

While technology has changed the way guests interact with resort concierges, upscale resorts are continuing to revamp their personalized service.

“The concierge desk remains the hub of the resort,” said Robbie Delaney, front office manager for The Four Seasons Scottsdale at...


It Is a Cruise World After All: New Mega-Ships to Set Sail

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Story by: Kelly Potts

When it comes to cruising, think big.

Three new mega ships – cruise ships that hold more than 6,000 passengers – will be added to the cruise industry’s fleet over the next year.

Harmony of the Seas, Royal Caribbean’s new mega-ship, is due out in fall 2016 and will be sailing in the Bahamas, Caribbean and the Mediterranean. Oasis and Allure also will debut.

“Cruise ships are getting bigger and better,” said Amy Moreno, travel manager for AAA Arizona. “Mega ships might seem intimidating, but they’re...


Shoulder Season: Perfect Vacation Time

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Story by: Kelly Potts

Between Labor Day and Thanksgiving is a period that has been coined by the travel industry as “shoulder season.” It’s the time of year between high and low season, which makes for an ideal time to get away, according to travel experts. During this time of year, airfares and hotel rates are typically less expensive because travel numbers tend to be lower. According to AAA Arizona travel experts, amazing vacation specials become available during the...


Fun Three-Day-Weekend Trips in Arizona


This Labor Day, why not spend your three-day-weekend exploring your state for some outings that are unique to Arizona. Whether you’re in the mood for a relaxing resort weekend, want to be one with nature or are looking to entertain the kiddos, there are tons of opportunities just hours away from the Valley. Read on to discover our top getaways for fun three-day-weekend trips.


Do You Know The Way To Santa Fe?

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Everyone knows that Arizona is the best place to live. With its mild winters, sunshine, clear skies and breathtaking views, there is no better place to call home. However, when summer rolls around and temperatures begin to hit the triple digits, the key to surviving the heat is to escape from it. Summer is the time to be outside at festivals, parades and barbecues. A time to attend art walks, wander through outdoor markets and have picnics in the park while listening to live music and laughing with family and friends...

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