Tag Archives: best

Best Value in Mexican Vacations

Planning a vacation? You should look into the Riviera Maya. Riviera Maya is located in Mexico about 25 miles south of Cancun on the Caribbean coastline. The average temperature is in the 75 degrees. It features a variety of resorts, outdoor activities and is home to the second longest barrier reef.

The most popular resorts in the Riviera Maya are the all-inclusive resorts. All-inclusive means it includes all of your meals, all beverages, gratuities and non-motorized water sports. If you are on your honeymoon, most resorts will offer an upgrade or champagne and strawberries on your arrival with your marriage certificate. Most of these resorts are also located right on the coast offering you a white sandy beach and amazing views from your room. The resorts also offer a variety of activates during the day and night including live entertainment, shows and a nightclub. If you are traveling if children most resorts also have children programs and entertainment. There are also resorts that cater to adults only. If an all-inclusive resort is not something you are looking for there are many resorts that do not offer it.

The outdoor activities in the Riviera Maya are endless. There are many different excursions you can take depending on what you like to do. You can go explore Mayan ruins, take a zip-line thru the jungle or snorkel in underwater caves with sea turtles. If you just want to relax, you can pull up a chair on one of the beaches or rent a boat or jet-ski and go enjoy the turquoise waters. The Riviera Maya also offers dolphin adventures; this allows you to meet with the dolphins, swim with them and have them give you a kiss on the check. You can also take a ferry over to Cozmel and explore the island for a day. There are also many golf courses located in the area. Whatever interest you may have, the Riviera is sure to have something for you.

The Riviera Maya is home to the largest coral reef in the northern hemisphere. The reef is home to many varieties of fish, sea turtles, stingrays, dolphins and barracudas. You are allowed to drive and snorkel on the reef. The reef also offers rivers, lakes, ponds and cenotes for divers and snorkels to explore. If snorkel equipment is not included with your resort there are many spots to rent it from. There are many spots to snorkel along the reef so take your time and explore and find your perfect spot. If you wish, fishing is also permitted on the reef. The waters of the Riviera Maya offer something for everyone.

Whether planning a family vacation, trip with friends or a honeymoon, the Riviera Maya has something for everyone.

Find coupon codes for vacations at Sale Coupon Codes. Article written and distributed by Steve Cancel at Secure Link – Computer Repair Michigan.

Brian Truitt's 10 best movies of 2015

Brian Truitt's 10 best movies of 2015
USA TODAY's Brian Truitt spent much of his year in a dark room watching many, many movies, both big and small, original and remade, good and bad. Here is his top 10, starting with the year's best movie, the surprising return of an apocalyptic antihero.
Read more on USA TODAY

Seinfeld producer Howard West dies at 84 after 60 years in the business
They met in grammar school and then went on to work together for 41 years at personal management/production company Shapiro/West. 'I first met Howie in the schoolyard of Public School 80 in the Bronx when we were eight years old,' Shapiro said.
Read more on Daily Mail


The Worlds Best Hotels for Groups

London, UK (PRWEB) January 15, 2015

Servicing the best in online group travel, HotelPlanner.com and Meetings.com announces the company’s 2014 top 50 group and meeting friendly hotels. These prominent hotel partners were selected based on continuously exceeding the expectations of group clientele by delivering excellent customer care, attractive group pricing, and earning numerous positive post-stay reviews. Ranging from luxury properties to affordable lodging accommodations, each of these top-ranked hotels around the world are rewarded for their commitment towards delivering the best service and value for group bookings.

Tim Hentschel, CEO of HotelPlanner and Meetings.com, stated, “We are excited to honor the top hotels in the world who understand how to deliver outstanding value to group travelers. HotelPlanner and Meetings.com provide groups and event planners with a reliable resource to make informed and confident group booking decisions which make for a great stay and an overall memorable experience for any budget in any destination.”

The top 50 group-friendly hotels worldwide in the ranking include:


7stones Boracay Suites – Boracay Island, Philippines (3 Stars)

Best Western Phuket Ocean Resort – Phuket, Thailand (3 Stars)

Fiesta Resort Guam – Tumon, Guam (3 Stars)

Grand Nikko Bali – Nusa Dua, Indonesia (5 Stars)

Harbour Plaza North Point – Hong Kong, China (4 Stars)

Holiday Inn Beijing Focus Square – Beijing, China (3 Stars)

Holiday Inn Express Singapore Clarke Quay – Singapore (3 Stars)

Indigo Pearl – Phuket, Thailand (5 Stars)

JW Marriott Hotel Hong Kong – Hong Kong, China (5 Stars)

Prince Marco Polo Hotel – Kowloon, China (4 Stars)

Radisson Blu Hotel Cebu – Cebu, Philippines (4 Stars)

Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort – Nusa Dua, Bali (5 Stars)


Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver – Vancouver, BC, Canada (3 Stars)

Courtyard by Marriott Niagara Falls – Niagara Falls, ON, Canada (3 Stars)

Delta Barrington – Halifax, NS, Canada (4 Stars)    

Doubletree by Hilton – Toronto, ON, Canada (3 Stars)

Hilton Garden Inn Toronto City Centre – Toronto, ON, Canada (3 Stars)

Hilton Quebec – Quebec, QC, Canada (4 Stars)

Marriott Springhill Suites Old Montreal – Montreal, QC, Canada (3 Stars)

Quality Hotel Burlington – Burlington, ON, Canada (3 Stars)

Radisson Hotel & Suites Fallsview – Niagara Falls, ON, Canada (3 Stars)

Residence Inn by Marriott Vancouver Downtown – Vancouver, BC, Canada (3 Stars)    


Dreams Sugar Bay St. Thomas – St. Thomas, Virgin Islands (3 Stars)

The Fairmont Hamilton Princess – Hamilton, Bermuda (4 Stars)    

The Fairmont Southampton Hotel – Southampton, Bermuda (4 Stars)    

Hilton Rose Hall Resort & Spa All Inclusive – Montego Bay, Jamaica (4 Stars)

Hotel Frances Santo Domingo – Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (4 Stars)

Majestic Elegance Punta Cana Luxury All Inclusive – Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (4 Stars)

Majestic Colonial Punta Cana All Inclusive – Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (4 Stars)    


Doubletree by Hilton London Hyde Park – London, UK (4 Stars)

First Hotel Excelsior – Copenhagen, Denmark (3 Stars)

Four Seasons Hotel Ritz Lisbon – Lisbon, Portugal (5 Stars)

Hotel Cascais Miragem – Cascais, Portugal (5 Stars)    

Hotel Donauwalzer – Vienna, Austria (3 Stars)

Ibis Muenchen City – Munich, Germany (2 Stars)

Park Inn by Radisson Berlin Alexanderplatz – Berlin, Germany (4 Stars)

Radisson Blu Hotel Olumpia – Tallinn, Estonia (4 Stars)

The Poet Hotel Amsterdam Tryp by Wyndham – Amsterdam, Netherlands (2 Stars)

The Wesley – London, UK (4 Stars)

Tryp by Wyndham Sevilla Macarena Hotel – San Juan De Ribera, Seville, Spain (4 Stars)    


Aloft Cancun – Cancun, Mexico (4 Stars)

Bel Air Collection Resort & Spa Cabos – San Jose Del Cabo, Mexico (3 Stars)

Great Parnassus Resort & Spa All Inclusive – Cancun, Mexico (3 Stars)

Iberostar Cancun All Inclusive – Cancun, Mexico (3 Stars)

Presidente Intercontinental Mexico City – Mexico City, Mexico (4 Stars)

Sandos Finisterra Los Cabos all Inclusive Resort – Cabo San Lucas, Mexico (4 Stars)

South America:

Grand Hyatt Sao Paulo – Sao Paulo, Brazil (5 Stars)

Hilton Sao Paulo Morumbi – Sao Paulo, Brazil (5 Stars)

Holiday Inn Express Maceio Ponta Verde – Maceio, Brazil (3 Stars)

Sheraton Da Bahia Hotel Salvador – Salvador, Brazil (4 Stars)    

About HotelPlanner & Meetings.com

HotelPlanner.com provides online services to the global group hotel market. The company’s service ensures the lowest rates by allowing customers to receive quotes online directly from hotel group sales managers. HotelPlanner allows customers to book hotels for business meetings, conferences, conventions, family reunions, weddings, extended stays, tours, military reunions, church events, and group travels. The company also provides mobile applications for booking group hotel reservations. The company owns and operates Meetings.com, a site that provides information and booking services for meeting and banquet venues around the world for corporate and association meeting planners. Founded in 2002, the company has offices in in West Palm Beach, FL (USA Headquarters), Las Vegas, Nevada, London, England, (European Headquarters) and Hong Kong.

For more information, please contact Bruce Rosenberg at (818) 661-0244 or at Bruce.Rosenberg(at)hotelplanner(dot)com.


Best place to stay in Cleveland to see the Indians and party?

Question by Ken: Best place to stay in Cleveland to see the Indians and party?
Going to Cleveland in June and we are just wondering where the best place to stay is . We are seeing a ball game and then want some good place to hang and drink .

Best answer:

Answer by ponderingonline
If you want a cheap option, check out the Cleveland Hostel in the Market District. You would be a short walk to Cleveland’s top breweries — Great Lakes and Market Garden, the West Side Market, several bars and very good restaurants. You could walk a couple blocks to the West 25th Red Line rail station and take it to Tower City, which is connected to Progressive Field by a pedestrian walkway. RTA day passes are $ 5.

The hotels that are closest to Progressive Field, and to the East 4th St. entertainment/dining district and Warehouse District clubs/restaurants include the Raddison, Residence Inn, Hyatt, and Holiday Inn Express. The more expensive Ritz and Renaissance are in Tower City, which also houses the Horseshoe Casino. Tower City also is a short walk from the other hotels mentioned, as Cleveland has a very compact downtown and free downtown bus trolleys.

The Hilton Garden Inn is close to Progressive Field, but 5-10 minutes further away from East 4th St. than the first hotels mentioned. The Marriott is another more expensive option that is very close to the Warehouse District and a short walk to East 4th St. and Tower City.

Check out parking fees and Rock Hall package deals if you’re planning to visit the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum.

Sports bars downtown include the Winking Lizard and Harry Buffalo, both near Progressive Field. For music, check out Wilbert’s, downtown’s best dive bar, and the House of Blues.

Have fun!

Add your own answer in the comments!

Best of the New: Food

Best of the New: Food
At Beat Hotel, bands ascendant and established can strut their stuff, while the menu recognizes the tastes of the neighborhood, with the requisite raw bar as well as shareable “earth bowls” of chicken, steak, shrimp, or salmon with rice, vegetables …
Read more on Boston Globe

Living on the edge of a cultural divide
A gentle stroll around the outside observation deck, looking down on this colourful island with mainland China just over the hill is the obvious non- thrill-seekers' option. That was until I looked out expecting to see a … Add to that a lavish dose …
Read more on Irish Examiner

Blood Falls and other natural oddities
Even though it's been demonstrated that the "magnetic force" is an optical illusion and the uphill slope is actually a downhill slope, that hasn't stopped carloads of travelers from visiting Magnetic Hill and testing it for themselves. Surtsey … They …
Read more on KAJ18 Kalispell Montana News

Choosing the Best Women’s Fragrance

Generally, one essential thing that most people will think about to be the most precious thing is women’s fragrance. Let’s see that every woman will have one of several types of fragrances such as cologne, perfume, or even eau de toilette. This is because women’s fragrance is the thing that is useful to groom women.

These days, there are various types of women’s fragrances that you can choose from. There are some fragrances produced by popular designers or that are named after celebrities. As there is many selections offered, getting the right fragrance that will meet your personality will not be difficult. You may want to have more than one as your collection. This is great and fun for you.

A Short History of Women’s Fragrances

The first women’s fragrances wore by Nefertiti and Cleopatra of Egypt. A long time ago, perfumes were basically a symbol of status and respect.

Selecting the Perfect Fragrance

Finding women’s fragrances aren’t tricky as there are many choices for fragrances these days.

Nowadays, the Vera Wang fragrance for women won the votes of many because of its sweet aromatic smell that is ideal for both acidic and non-acidic skin. This women’s fragrance can be a good selection for your perfect perfume favorites.

The Numerous Families of Any Fragrance for Women

There are six various families that a womens fragrance possesses. They are floral, fresh, oriental, fruity, chypre, and foody. Depending on women preferences, they can choose from these varieties.

Keep in mind on how to opt for your fragrances so that you will be very easy to get and purchase the products that will meet your requirements.

Learn from Step by Step Tutorial to help you get started dealing with fashion, style, shopping and perfume, just click womens fragrance possesses.

Find More Fragrance Hotel – Bugis Articles


Q&A: What are the best travel awards programs?

Question by Iafffu: What are the best travel awards programs?
I have taken a travel job, and I was wondering if anyone had any advice about which hotel/air/car rewards programs have the best rewards and quickest earning? I have to use Hertz or Avis, but everything else is up do me, within reason.

Best answer:

Answer by tylerd
The best airline frequent flyer programs are Continental and Delta. They fly nonstop to almost anywhere in the world. They also are partners with many other good airlines, so you can earn miles if you fly on their partners too. You can apply for a credit card through them and your first purchase gets you 15,000 bonus miles. Then, you can earn 1 to 3 miles for EVERY $ 1 dollar you spend with the card. So, you can earn a bunch of miles just with your every day shopping, not just flying.

What do you think? Answer below!

the best hotel to stay with family: the broadway and Santa Grand in Little india or park royal?

Question by madhu: the best hotel to stay with family: the broadway and Santa Grand in Little india or park royal?
where to stay in singapore with family: The broadway, the Santa Grand or Park royal Kitchener?

Best answer:

Answer by Alessandro
I suggest Santa Grand. Give a look here to book the hotel: http://luxury.booking.com/index.en-gb.html?aid=334365;label=luxuryleibsite;sid=2df5b2c3fac52bda5cf2cb491584f1f8

Add your own answer in the comments!