Tag Archives: Orlando

Top Travel Destinations for 2017: Staff Picks

Posted by | No Comments » | Share

top travel destinations

The year of 2016 is drawing to a close, and in these final few days, we’re looking forward to a brand new year full of potential. For the travel industry, 2017 means another year of new and exciting destinations to explore, fantastic resorts and boutique hotels to enjoy, and another opportunity to truly take a vacation and reconnect with yourself. This week, we consulted with our staff of vacation experts and travel junkies to collect their picks for the top travel destinations to look forward to next year. To our surprise, there were both some newcomers and familiar faces in this year’s list!

#1. Cuba

The first travel destination on our list is an obvious one, as it continues to open its doors to American travelers. Cuban tourism is slowly starting to take off, with commercial flights from the U.S. just starting to touch down in Havana late in 2016. One of the largest islands in the Caribbean, Cuba presents an opportunity for new travelers to truly explore a world they’ve never seen before. From the oddly poetic antique cars still lining the streets of Havana, to the pristine shores of Varadero, you must make it a point to travel to Cuba in 2017.

Read More »

Is Travel for Business Better than Travel for Fun?

Posted by | No Comments » | Share

travel for business

Here at SellMyTimeshareNow.com, we’re strong proponents of vacation. Hours of research and studies have proven that vacations are good for overall health and stress relief for millions of people, and it’s no secret that timeshare ownership opens up a new world of possibilities to enhance those effects. However, recent data from studying business travel vs. leisure travel may indicate that the former leaves travelers more satisfied overall.

According to new data highlighted in a study by JD Power and Associates, business travelers are more satisfied with their trips than leisure travelers overall, and tend to spend more money in their destination. The business travel statistics included in the study were arranged by analyzing five U.S. travel regions, and included categories such as activities, lodging, food and beverage, and more.

Read More »

Florida Travel Guide: Orlando

Posted by | No Comments » | Share

florida travel guide

This post is the first in a series of travel guides for vacation destinations around Florida. For great accommodations located all around the Sunshine State, browse Florida timeshare resales and timeshare rentals on the SellMyTimeshareNow.com inventory.

Between the ceaseless celebrations of magic and intrigue, the palmetto-lined streets, and the seemingly made-for-vacation sunshine, there’s something for everyone in Orlando. As one of the most popular destinations in the world, the city welcomes 50 million travelers each year, from all walks of life. Its pleasant year-round weather makes it the perfect vacation spot for families looking for somewhere to go during school vacations, or for adult couples looking to channel their inner child again. With no lack in things to do and see, a trip to the Central Florida metropolis is one you’ll never regret.

Read More »

Hilton Grand Vacations Adds New Orlando Resort

Posted by | No Comments » | Share

Hilton Grand Vacations Orlando

The Hilton Grand Vacations Club is continuing its expansion with a new resort in Orlando, Florida. Las Palmeras, a Hilton Grand Vacations Club, will the be the name of the new vacation ownership property scheduled to begin operating as a Hilton resort next month. Although the resort will assume its new title almost immediately, Hilton plans to convert the existing property into a 226-unit resort and renovate the entire property over the course of 2016.

Las Palmeras is located in the heart of Orlando’s tourism district, and is just minutes from the major theme parks in the area. It joins Hilton’s list of exclusive Orlando resorts, which includes properties like the Hilton Grand Vacations Club at Tuscany Village, and the Hilton Grand Vacations Club at SeaWorld. HGVC president Mark Wang stated: “Our Club membership has experienced significant growth. Bringing Las Palmeras into our Hilton portfolio of outstanding resorts increases the value we provide to our owners and guests.”

Read More »

7-Day Itinerary: Things to Do in Orlando

Posted by | No Comments » | Share

You’ve booked your timeshare in Orlando, and you’re ready to go! There’s just one detail left—what are you going to do when you get there?

There’s so much to do in Orlando, and it can be challenging to make sure you’ve packed it all in. We’ve created this seven-day itinerary of the best attractions for kids and adults alike to help you plan your vacation to Florida.
(more…)

Read More »