DoubleTree by Hilton Orlando at SeaWorld earns Certified Autism Center designation

One of Orlando’s more popular resort destinations, DoubleTree by Hilton Orlando at SeaWorld, which spans 28 acres within the heart of International Drive, has completed the certification programming required to earn the Certified Autism Center designation. This designation is granted by the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards (IBCCES) and ensures staff have […]

Urbanica The Hotels’ owners acquire North Miami Beach land for new hotel

Urbanica The Hotels’ founders, Diego Colmenero and Charlie Porchetto, today announced their latest acquisition – a $40 million undeveloped beachfront lot in North Beach Miami, located at 6747 Collins Avenue. The duo purchased the 0.98-acre property from China City Construction with plans to develop a 20-story, 200-room lifestyle hotel. Slated to open in approximately two […]

Villa del Palmar Beach Resort & Spa hosting “Taste and Sip” wine event in June 2020

“Taste & Sip,” a food and wine immersion featuring three sponsoring vineyards, returns to Villa del Palmar Beach Resort & Spa at The Islands of Loreto, Baja California Norte, Mexico, June 25-28, 2020. Participating wineries will include Chateau Ste. Michelle, Lachini, and Clos Benoit. Chateau Ste. Michelle has received 22 “Winery of the Year” honors […]

The Grill at St. Regis, Bal Harbour, a complete South Florida dining experience

From high-tech guest rooms to butler service, and incredible wine vault to outstanding Greek and French restaurants, the St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort in North Miami Beach seemingly had it all. One ingredient, however, was missing: an upscale steakhouse. https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/miaxr-the-st-regis-bal-harbour-resort/ Enter The Grill at St. Regis, which recently opened to complete as deep and genuine […]

Fall into golf on Hilton Head Island

The Summer of 2019 is winding down, but there’s still plenty of time for golf, particularly on Hilton Head Island, S.C. One of the Southeast’s top golf (and family) destinations, there are several excellent group packages ideal for fall getaways. HiltonHeadGolfIsland.com. Here’s a look: SEA PINES RESORT The Sea Pines Resort, which in many ways […]

Get all wet at new Margaritaville Resort Orlando

Here’s a good opportunity to experience Orlando’s newest water park. The “Stay & Play’’ package at newly-opened Margaritaville Resort Orlando is offering complimentary Island H2O Live! water park tickets in a hotel or cottage stay through Dec.19, 2019. https://www.margaritavilleresortorlando.com/ Margaritaville Resort Orlando spans 300-acres and includes four main components: Margaritaville Hotel, Margaritaville Cottages, Sunset Walk […]