Travel & Leisure
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...
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...
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.
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...
There are new properties popping up everywhere for vacationers. Everything from luxurious resorts, to boutique hotels, to no-frills. With no shortage of places to stay, resorts have become creative in order to set themselves apart. One area where resorts are aiming to be different is in the area of guest freebies.
- Happy/Social Hours: Many properties are now dishing out complimentary drinks and small bites during specific morning or evening social hours.