FX Excursions

FX Excursions offers the chance for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in destinations around the world.

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Travel Tips
May 18, 2020

4 International Trips to Plan a Year in Advance

While we’ve become expert armchair travelers, at-home trainers, tutors and, well, you name it, here’s another project to put your energy toward: finally planning that bucket-list adventure with the family. Considering the logistics take some time, coordination and financial planning, having this time at home to plan, save, get organized and even pick up a few key phrases of the native tongue is a blessing in disguise.

Host Your Next Event in Urban Wine Country

While urban wine country might sound like an oxymoron, it’s actually a reality at the stunning City Vineyard in New York City’s Tribeca neighborhood. The water-side venue is the perfect host for your next event — whatever that may be, from 20 to 200 guests and from cocktail party to plated dinner.

Travel Tips
May 15, 2020

Best Cities for Jobs in 2020

With the unemployment rate in the United States surpassing 14.7 percent, the worst since the Great Depression, it’s safe to assume securing employment may be at the forefront of many Americans’ minds — let alone the world — during the COVID-19 global pandemic.

Listicles
May 11, 2020

International Street Foods to Make at Home

While some are getting better in the kitchen with each day at home, others are becoming expert take-out purchasers — also known as “supporting the local economy.” Whichever category your family falls into, there is always room for some casual international cuisine at home.

SUMMER TRAVEL JUST GOT S’MORE FUN: THE PENINSULA BEVERLY HILLS CAMP PENINSULA

This summer, family travel at The Peninsula receives an upgrade with the debut of Camp Peninsula, a children’s experience that recreates the spirit of camping right in the heart of Beverly Hills. The journey begins with a special welcome from Peter Bear, the hotel’s lovable mascot, at check-in. After taking a picture with the life-sized teddy bear, kids will be whisked away by a Peninsula Camp Counselor to a luxurious guestroom where a charming teepee awaits. An afternoon of camp-themed games and activities, including a hotel-wide scavenger hunt, rounds off the family-friendly experience, fun for children of all ages. Whether it’s a luxe staycation or an extended holiday, Camp Peninsula is an ideal way to ensure the little ones are happy campers.

Travel Tips
May 6, 2020

Mother’s Day From New York, With Love

For everyone missing New York’s upstate treasures, like sipping wines in the Finger Lakes, spoiling mom with an epic homemade brunch in the Adirondacks or enjoying the great outdoors, there’s a way to enjoy all, and more, at home.