the grand velas

CHECKING IN: THE GRAND VELAS

  The Grand Velas, set along Mexico’s Pacific coast in the beautiful state of Nayarit has become my favorite all-inclusive resort. Their spacious all-suite accommodations range from 1,000 square feet to an indulgent 4,700-foot Presidential Suite, all with contemporary and well-appointed furnishings, balconies and upscale bath amenities. Every room faces the beautiful Banderas Bay with…

THE GREAT ESCAPE

Peace and Paradise at Captiva’s South Seas Island Resort By Pamela Jacobs   When it comes to travel, the word “luxury” is subjective. For some people, it means beautiful scenery; for others, it’s pampering and relaxation. For many, though, regardless of the destination, luxury travel is all about an escape—an escape from home and from…

SPLASHY NAPLES AT LA PLAYA RESORT

By Jennifer Pelaez. The eternal Sunshine State, so appropriately named, has consistently been a go-to destination for families and resort-goers alike, and for good reason. Florida’s glimmering gilded coastline boasts golden white sand beaches, sparkling blue waters and premier golfing and dining. While many travelers gravitate towards the lively city of Miami and other splashier…