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Wake Zone Luxury Houseboats Wake Zone Luxury Houseboats

By Cheryl Alexander
Each summer season brings families to the beautiful shores of Lake Ouachita. Nestled in the heart of the Ouachita National Forest less than two hours’ drive from the capital city of Little Rock, …

San Diego’s Grand Del Mar
A Grand and Glorious Getaway
San Diego’s Grand Del Mar</br> A Grand and Glorious Getaway

Stay in a resort whose amenities are as grand and glorious as the weather of the region, you’d be hard pressed to find a destination finer than The Grand Del Mar

The Cliffs of the Carolinas The Cliffs of the Carolinas

By Bill Anderson
with Cheryl Alexander
Whether you enjoy being close to the water, up in the mountains or part of vibrant city life, The Cliffs — an extraordinary collection of resort communities straddling North and South …

The Cliffs of the Carolinas The Cliffs of the Carolinas

By Bill Anderson
with Cheryl Alexander
Whether you enjoy being close to the water, up in the mountains or part of vibrant city life, The Cliffs — an extraordinary collection of resort communities straddling North and South …

SKI NEW MEXICO! SKI NEW MEXICO!

A “Land Of Enchantment” Beckons With Family Friendly Resorts
There’s a reason New Mexico’s nickname is “Land of Enchantment.”  New Mexico offers skiing and snowboarding on the slopes of world-class mountains. Favored for some of the …

Living La Pura Vida Living La Pura Vida

The Palms — Luxury oceanfront retreat in exotic Costa Rica
By Cheryl Alexander
Costa Rica is well known for its stunning natural beauty and La Pura Vida (The Pure Life), a phrase commonly heard around this beautiful, …

Stay and Play at The Woodlands Resort This Summer The entertaining getaway that’s not far away Stay and Play at The Woodlands Resort This Summer  The entertaining getaway that’s not far away

The entertaining getaway that’s not far away
When looking back on family vacations it’s fun to think of the carefree days spent basking in the sun, the delicious poolside food, the comfortable rooms and, of …

The Magic of Moody Gardens The Magic of Moody Gardens

Moody Gardens attractions include pyramids, golf and more!
Looking for a great family destination this summer that is just a short drive away? Head down to Galveston Island and visit Moody Gardens, the top tourist destination …

The Birdman of Mayakoba The Birdman of Mayakoba

Sharing the bird-watching splendors on Mexico’s Riviera Maya
By Melanie Saxton
Last month, Lifestyles & Homes introduced readers to the sustainable splendor of Mayakoba, located in the heart of Mexico’s Riviera Maya. The resort is known for …

Sustainable Splendor on Mexico’s Rivera Maya Sustainable Splendor on Mexico’s Rivera Maya

By Cheryl Alexander
Mention the Mexican Riviera and images of the decadence, partying and over-consumption of Cancun may be conjured in the minds of many who have traveled there. But there’s a new resort destination in …

Wilkommen to Fredericksburg Wilkommen to Fredericksburg

Hospitality and Heritage in the Hill Country
The charming scenic hills of Fredericksburg are home to some of the most popular small-town tourism destinations in the state of Texas. Visitors can dine at over 60 restaurants, …

Omni Amelia Island Plantation Omni Amelia Island Plantation

Golf seaside at Florida’s premier island resort
Nestled at the tip of a barrier island off the Northeast Florida coast, the Omni Amelia Island Plantation surrounds itself with sparkling Atlantic waters and lush salt marshlands.
 
At a …

Ski New Mexico! Ski New Mexico!

A “Land of Enchantment” beckons with family friendly resorts
There’s a reason New Mexico’s nickname is “Land of Enchantment.”  New Mexico offers skiing and snowboarding on the slopes of world-class mountains. Favored for some of the …

Destination Golf: The Grand Golf Resorts of Florida Destination Golf: The Grand Golf Resorts of Florida

Salamander Hotels & Resorts has united three of Florida’s finest golf and family resorts
By Melanie Saxton
Offering luxurious, relaxing escapes and innumerable opportunities to create family memories, Innisbrook, Reunion and Hammock Beach are premier destinations for …

The Woodlands Resort: Where you’ll never hear, “Are we there yet?” The Woodlands Resort: Where you’ll never hear, “Are we there yet?”

Close your eyes. Now imagine yourself basking in the sun while palm trees sway in the cool breeze overhead — your favorite magazine in one hand and a frozen margarita with fresh squeezed lime in …