Family travelers, August is National Family Fun Month, and Orlando World Center Marriott has been ranked among the most kid-friendly hotels and has tons going on next month to keep the family entertained.
On select dates through Dec. 30, the resort hosts the Mermaids & Glow Party at Falls Lagoon Pool. Mermaids splash and swim in the lagoon and do meet and greets with guests along live music from a DJ, glowing pool inflatables, bubble machines, themed décor, glow necklaces and bracelets, face painting, arts and crafts, food and more fun throughout the night. The event starts at 7 p.m., with mermaids appearing 8–9:30 p.m.
Orlando World Center Marriott hosts a three-day Labor Day weekend extravaganza. With activities Saturday–Monday including fitness classes, carnivals, crafts, food eating contests, movies, trivia, scavenger hunts, water balloons, relay races, games and so much more.
Additionally, year-round amenities include two water parks with water slides, a lazy river, a splash zone and zero-entry pool; an arcade with games and prizes; food and drink options for all ages at 11 on-site dining options; and complimentary shuttles to Disney, located just 1.5 miles from the resort.
Trying to plan a multigen trip? You may anticipate trouble finding a travel destination, activities and more to appeal to every member of your crew. However, a new report from Hilton found there are certain experiences all travelers want right now, regardless of generation.
Filled with hidden treasures waiting to be discovered, Seoul invites travelers to unearth its many gems, and Seoul Tourism Organization is here to help travelers do just that. Through thoughtfully created initiatives like the Theme Tourism County Competition, Seoul Tourism Organization works closely with local districts to identify and showcase what makes each district unique and charming in all seasons.
With the holiday season upon us, resorts all over the world pull out all the stops to bring the joy of the holidays to family travelers of all ages. Here are five more resorts to check out this holiday season:
When searching for unique gifts for family travelers, Etsy is a good place to begin. A marketplace of online shops owned by craftspeople and collectors, Etsy is filled with handcrafted works in all mediums, often one-of-a-kind or custom-made. It’s like an open studio, a place to share the latest creations directly to people who appreciate handcrafted things.
As the only major U.S. airline to own a flight school, United Airlines already hit a major milestone, and now the carrier celebrates another important — and historic — step as the inaugural class of United Aviate Academy pilots graduates, leading the next generation of aviators. The 51 students in the graduating class were majority, at 80 percent, women and people of color — another stride toward United’s goal of training 5,000 new pilots by 2030 with half women or POC.
Norwegian Cruise Line is known for offering an impressive assortment of itineraries letting family travelers visit practically every corner of the globe, but one part of the world has been missing for the past few years: Asia. Luckily, that is finally changing as the line returns to the region for the first time in three years.