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  • 7 Under-The-Radar All-Inclusive Resorts

    While many all-inclusive chains are well-known and already wildly popular, read on for 7 options that have remained blissfully under-the-radar or are new brand-new on the scene.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on December 10, 2013 at 1:02:27 PM EST in Hotels
  • An Island-by-Island Guide to Caribbean Rum

    Whether you call it rum, rhum, or ron, rum is one of the most diverse spirits in the world. From island to island, the sugar cane-based liquor varies wildly. Here's a field guide to what to taste where.

    Posted by Emily Saladino on August 07, 2013 at 11:39:06 AM EDT in Wine & Cocktails, Trip Ideas
  • Fodor's Talks Top Beach Destinations on CBS This Morning

    Fearless Fodor's leader and Executive Editorial Director Arabella Bowen shared her knowledge on CBS This Morning with the help of our 80 Degrees trip-matching tool.

    Posted by Fodor's Editors on February 05, 2013 at 5:53:09 PM EST in Trip Ideas
  • Just Back From: Punta Cana

    If you think that Punta Cana is all sun-drenched beaches, massaged, and pina coladas, you're right. But there's a grittier side to Punta Cana that is equally as inviting.

    Posted by Megan Eileen McDonough on January 27, 2013 at 10:51:26 AM EST in Trip Ideas
  • Cheap and Chic Beach Vacations

    What could be better than a few days spent playing in the waves? Doing just that on the cheap, of course. These are our picks for chic beach getaways that are gentle on the wallet.

    Posted by Blane Bachelor on October 29, 2012 at 12:08:45 PM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • Eden Roc at Cap Cana to Open in Punta Cana

    The words plush, perks, and pool make a really good combination, don't you think? The new Eden Roc at Cap Cana's got them in spades, plus a golf course, spa, and organic food.

    Posted by Kristine Hansen on September 07, 2012 at 12:42:05 PM EDT in Hotels, News
  • Spring Travel Deals in the DR, Mexico, and Honduras

    Avoid the typical and touristy spring break destinations by heading just outside the popular hubs. Instead of Punta Cana, try Barahona; skip Cabo and go for Todos Santos. These off-the-path retreats offer a refreshing spring break experience (sans college kids, crowds, and all-inclusive mega resorts) and are home to a few choice hotels—all three below are members of Small Luxury Hotels of the World and are offering packages that will save you 30 percent off spring travel.

    Posted by Stephanie Johnnidis on March 16, 2012 at 6:47:10 PM EDT in Deals, Hotels
  • 10 Top Kid-Friendly Hotels

    The prospect of traveling with children can indeed seem daunting, sometimes so much so that the very idea of it keeps families from leaving home altogether. Rest assured, there's hope out there yet for your next kids-inclusive vacation, thanks to these 10 family-friendly hotels that offer plenty of fun for the kiddies, without skimping on the amenities for adults.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on February 14, 2012 at 11:42:40 AM EST in Hotels, Family
  • The Best Caribbean All-Inclusive Resorts for Any Travel Style

    Today's best all-inclusives are far from interchangeable. Some cater to solo travelers while others provide a remote and luxurious retreat for couples. Still others are best for vacations with the kids. Whatever your idea of a perfect Caribbean escape, read on to find the perfect all-inclusive for you.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on February 06, 2012 at 7:39:59 PM EST in Hotels
  • Best New All-Inclusive Caribbean Resorts

    All-inclusive resorts have reached a new level of luxury in the Caribbean, with services such as butlers who make spa and dinner reservations, and pool concierges who schlep cocktails and snacks to your floating chaise lounge.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on January 17, 2012 at 11:49:06 AM EST in Hotels