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Travel+ | Summer Destinations

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Spy the Mediterranean's cultural landmarks

With an almost ideal climate, some of the world's oldest cultures and an incredible array of foods, the Mediterranean is the perfect place for a European summer vacation. Planning the perfect cruise largely depends on what you expect from the holiday, if you've already visited the region and...

  • See Bermuda, Bahamas and everywhere in between
    See Bermuda, Bahamas and everywhere in between

    With more than 7,000 islands spread across an area almost as large as the continental U.S., the Caribbean Sea is ready-made for cruising. Since the late 1800s when banana boats carried vacation passengers between Jamaica and the Eastern Seaboard, the Caribbean has remained at the cutting...

  • Cool weather, unspoiled nature up north
    Cool weather, unspoiled nature up north

    Cruising in colder climes may seem like it defeats the purpose of taking a ship vacation. You can't swim in the ocean, your go-to drink becomes hot tea instead of margaritas, and conga lines seem strangely out of place. But there are other rewards: a chance to get up close and personal...

  • European dining destinations serve up inspiration, romance
    European dining destinations serve up inspiration, romance

    Follow your heart — and stomach — to the sources of Western gourmet cuisine. France, Spain and Italy feature legendary landscapes, fairytale cities and sublime menus that are a perfect recipe for romance.

Travel In Style

  • Barbados

    The island of Barbados offers the most authentic Caribbean experience, with its exceptionally rich culture and history rooted in remarkable landscapes. Home to some of the world’s best beaches, the island stands as a premier destination for travelers. Barbados is also the first Zagat-rated...

  • Starwood Hawaii
    Starwood Hawaii

    Starwood Hotels & Resorts Hawaii’s 11 award-winning properties on the Hawaiian Islands offer relaxation, adventure, romance, culture and more. 

  • Rocky Mountaineer
    Rocky Mountaineer

    Exceptional onboard service, gourmet cuisine and luxurious surroundings are a few of the reasons why Rocky Mountaineer’s rail journeys are considered by many to be the only way to see the Canadian Rockies. With five different rail routes and over 45 vacation packages, Rocky Mountaineer...

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  • Grand Canyon. Grand Adventures.
    Grand Canyon. Grand Adventures.

    The Grand Canyon — Arizona’s most identifiable landmark — is sure to take your breath away. It spreads 277 miles across, stretches one mile deep, and the wild Colorado River carves a winding path southwest along its floor. Whether you’re on a family vacation or an adult getaway, ideal...

  • Yours to Explore
    Yours to Explore

    Arizona’s communities are full of rich history, adventure and exploration — all within reach from Southern California.

  • A Refreshing Getaway
    A Refreshing Getaway

    With its majestic lakes and sparkling rivers, Arizona is overflowing with adventure. Begin your springtime journey on the Colorado River along Arizona’s western border, just a five-hour drive from metropolitan Los Angeles. Swim, fish, boat, take a scenic Jeep tour or simply bask in the sun....

  • Discover the Romance
    Discover the Romance

    What’s more romantic than sweets in suites? A Valentine’s getaway to Arizona, where you’ll fall head over heels for captivating panoramas, world-class resorts and charming cabins along with gourmet food and spirits. Arizona was founded on Feb. 14, 1912, and you can celebrate the state’s 99th...

  • Dodgers and Angels Hit the Desert
    Dodgers and Angels Hit the Desert

    Ready for an early start to America’s favorite pastime? There’s no place like warm and beautiful Arizona — where 15 major league teams play in the legendary Cactus League every March. Held in some of the most unique stadiums in the country, Spring Training baseball attracts both casual fans...

  • New Year, Renewed Spirit
    New Year, Renewed Spirit

    Breakaway from holiday stress and embark on a getaway you and your friends will never forget. Rest, relax and enjoy the view, because Arizona is where memories are made.

  • Weekend Plans? Explore Art in Arizona.
    Weekend Plans? Explore Art in Arizona.

    A place of sweeping beauty and cultural diversity, Arizona is a haven of enlightenment for artists and aficionados alike. Take a long weekend and see what inspires you.