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Fri, 22 Sep 2017 12:44:49 -0500

For the second year in a row, Hacienda Tres Rios was fortunate enough to receive the Best Family Resort in Mexico & Central America Award by the World Travel Awards (WTA) in Riviera Maya. The WTV has given Hacienda Tres Rios nine awards in the past eight years. The World Travel Awards was established in […]

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Thu, 21 Sep 2017 13:50:47 -0500

Fortune Magazine listed Interval Leisure Group (ILG) as one of its “100 Fastest-Growing Public Companies”. ILG is a vacation ownership company which holds licenses to such recognized brands as Westin, Sheraton, and Hyatt, and this was the first time the company appeared on Fortune’s list. ILG President and CEO Craig M. Nash commented on the […]

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Tue, 19 Sep 2017 14:50:44 -0500

Hurricane Irma tore its way through the Caribbean and Florida earlier this month, making it the second substantial hurricane to hit the U.S. this season following Hurricane Harvey. The storm wreaked havoc on popular travel destinations, resulting in massive evacuations and severe damages to infrastructure. While information about resort conditions has been hard to get, […]

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Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:43:28 -0500

A favorite event of the Disney theme parks, Disney After Hours, will be returning to the Magic Kingdom theme park in Orlando, Florida for a few select dates during the 2018 year. A limited number of tickets will be sold for this event. Disney After Hours offers guests the chance to enjoy short-to-nonexistent wait times […]

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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 16:01:34 -0500

Hurricane Irma recently had a significant impact on the Diamond Resorts properties in St. Maarten and in Florida. As the storm has now passed, Diamond Resorts International has begun to take a closer look at the damage that occurred. Luckily, all members, owners, and guests were accounted for right after the storm in both areas […]

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Wed, 13 Sep 2017 14:32:40 -0500

On Tuesday, Florida Keys officials reported that damage assessment and repair is underway in the wake of Hurricane Irma. However, while Keys residents and business owners may reenter the upper keys, vacationers and other visitors are not permitted. It’s uncertain when the Keys will reopen to visitors. The process of reopening is likely to be […]

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Mon, 11 Sep 2017 13:39:47 -0500

Last week’s Australian Timeshare and Holiday Ownership Council’s (ATHOC) annual award night saw the prestigious Resort of the Year award go to Wyndham Denarau Island. The Fiji-based resort was recognized for its exceptional quality standards and its contributions to the vacation ownership industry, cementing its reputation as one of the best properties in the Pacific. […]

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Thu, 07 Sep 2017 14:40:04 -0500

The Global Networking Experience, known as the GNEX Conference, works to attract senior executives to different locations annually for business-making sessions in a professional environment with general presentations and other wonderful social events. 2018 will be the 8th annual GNEX Conference. The innovative GNEX Conference looks to try out a completely new format for their […]

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Wed, 06 Sep 2017 14:39:48 -0500

Global Connections, Inc. (GCI) purchased more land surrounding Lodge by The Blue, a family resort and skiing retreat, in Breckenridge, Colorado. The resort property expanded to include 40 more acres of the surrounding area in the Rockies. The addition, plus the resort’s original acreage of 3 acres, gives the resort property a total of 43 […]

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Fri, 01 Sep 2017 13:31:47 -0500

Festiva Resorts, a well-known brand in the vacation ownership industry, is reportedly ramping up on-site amenities and other offerings available at select properties across the country. Part of its Elevating the Journey campaign, Festiva will make various improvements to resort grounds and inside individual suites to give guests and owners a heightened vacation experience. Festiva […]

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