mercredi 10 décembre 2014
Located on the sun drenched Hawaiian Island of Oahu,
Waikiki Beach is one of the most famous and well
known beaches in the entire world, with luxurious
hotels and beach clubs set right on the beach. The
famous Kalakaua Avenue, which runs parallel to the
beach, offers you a shoppers paradise with fine
restaurants and nightly entertainment.
Waikiki Beach is also known for its gentle waves
which are ideal for beginner surfers. You can rent
surboards and gear on the beach, even take lessons
if you have never surfed before.
Catamaran rides to and from Diamond Head are also
offered by several different companies as well,
with depart times varying. Other activities on
your vacation include kayaking, swimming, and
There are several restaurants located right on
Waikiki Beach, such as Duke's Canoe Club and the
Surf Room. When the evening sets in, you can enjoy
a romantic dinner while you watch the sun set over
the beautiful and amazing Pacific Ocean.
Waikiki Beach hotels
As you travel along the beach from west to east
beginning in Diamond Head, you'll encounter several
first class hotels such as Hilton Hawaiian Village,
Sheraton Waikiki, Outrigger Hawai, the Royal
Hawaiian Hotel, and several others.
The Waikiki difference
While there are several other spots for your beach
vacation, few manage to capture the beauty and
tranquility that Waikiki offers. Hawaii has long
been known for a tropical paradise, with Maui being
an excellent example. Hawaii offers several beaches,
with Waikiki being one of the best.
If you've been looking for the ideal place for your
beach vacation, you shouldn't hesitate to go to
Waikiki. You can find discounts on hotel rooms
at different times of the year, making it the
perfect opportunity to check out everything Hawaii
will provide you and your family with.
mardi 9 décembre 2014
Nothing in the world beats a family beach vacation,
whether it's at a deluxe resort, or a simple
campground on the beach.
Below, are some ways you might do your vacation:
Caribbean Beach Vacation
1. Families flock to Jamaica and the
Dominican Republic for their all inclusives with
watersports and kids clubs.
2. At some resorts the kids programs are
outstanding, with separate leaders and activities
for many different age groups.
3. Pool complexes - some resorts have
4. The prices can be high, although they
will drop from May to December. Hurricane season is
in those months as well, although most resorts offer
Mexico Beach Vacation
Even though tourists zip down to Mexico and do
what they want at a condo or small hotel, beach
vacations at all inclusive resorts are still the best
way to go for families.
The Riviera Maya, an hour south of Cancun, has
the second largest barrier reef in the world. It
also has many activities for families to explore
outside of the resort. You can rent a car, hire
a taxi, or even take a public bus.
Hawaii Beach Vacation
When you go to Hawaii, you shouldn't expect to
find all inclusive resorts in the Aloha state.
Hawaii is known for lush luxury resorts, such as
the Grand Wailea on Maui, or the properties on
the Big Island's Kohala Coast.
To find more affordable options in Hawaii, the
Waikiki Beach area is breathtaking, fun for the
entire family, and offers several different lodging
With plenty of options available to you and your
family, vacation ideas on the beach are always
something to look forward to. There are many beaches
out there, all you have to do is find the one that
fits your needs - and your budget.
Tropical beaches and tropical islands are located
within 23 1/2 degrees either north or south of the
equator. They enjoy warm weather year round with
plenty of sunshine and warmth. Depending on where
you are headed, there are many tropical destinations
around the world, including Hawaii, Fiji, the
Caribbean, and Bora Bora.
The Aloho State of Hawaii offers you several
different islands and beaches. Oahu Island is
the most popular, home to the infamous Waikiki Beach
and Honolulu, the state's capital. Maui offers
you several luxury resorts, 16 golf courses, and
a 10,023 foot volcano. Molokai and Lanai can both
be reached by ferry from Maui, or you can simply
fly there from Honolulu.
Hawaii's Big Island is the largest of all islands,
featuring Volcanoes National Park, with amazing
waterfalls and breathtaking beaches. Kauai is
known for it's tropical vegetation and has even
been used for setting of many Hollywood movies.
The Caribbean Islands are comprised of many different
large and smal islands, including the Bahamas,
Jamaica, Barbados, the Virgin Islands, British
Virgin Islands, and Anguila, just to name a few.
The Caribbean Islands offer splendid beaches,
crystal clear water, and warm weather. The
vacation activities include diving, swimming,
snorkeling, sailing, and even fishing.
The island of Fiji is comprised of many tropical
islands that are famous for their azure waters
and sandy beaches. There are several resorts for
you to choose from, including the Fiji Islands
Resort and the Yasawa Island Resort.
Bora Bora is one of the most amazing islands in
Tahiti, which is located south of the equator - in
the same time zone as Hawaii. The beaches here
are protected by coral reef. The tropical island
of Bora Bora is home to several resorts, and
No matter what season it may be, taking a beach
vacation is both fun and relaxing. There are many
beaches all over the world to pick from. You can
choose from a white sandy beach, lava rock beach,
secluded beach, or a popular beach - as the choice
is entirely up to you.
1. Polo Beach - Hawaii
The Polo Beach of Hawaii is a sandy beach with
clear water, making it ideal for swimming and also
snorkeling. It's located in South Maui and fronted
by the Fairmont Kea Lani Maui, which is a luxury
beach vacation resort.
2. Seven Mile Beach - Jamaica
The Seven Mile Beach of Negril is the longest stretch
of white sand in Jamaica. Located near Negril on
the western tip of Jamaica, this beach is truly an
awesome sight to behold. Here, you can find your
favorite stretch of the beach and coconut palm
tree and just relax near the ocean. You can also
stay at the Caves, which is located very close to
3. Atlantis Paradise - Bahamas
Here, you can experience the white sandy beaches of
the Caribbean. Atlantis Paradise gives you long
romantic walks on the beach or the chance to play
in the water at the resort. This paradise offers
you tropical climate with your own personal slice
of heaven - something every beach lover will truly
4. Heron Island - Australia
Located on the Great Barrier Reef, Heron Island
beaches offer excellent swimming and snorkeling
with truly amazing marine life. The tropical
island of Heron offers scuba divers over 20
different diving sites. You can forget the stress
of everyday life here and just immerse yourself in
5. Madeira - Portugal
The beach here at Reid's Palace Hotel is quite the
rocky beach, with sharp black rocks. You can spend
time lounging by the pool taking in the views, or
swimming in the ocean. The weather here is
pleasant most of the time, making your beach vacation
something you'll remember for a long time to come.
6. Miami Beach
A great spot for movie stars and fashion models,
Miami Beach offers plenty of sandy beaches, several
restaurants, and night long parties at one of the
local nightclubs. If you are looking for the
ideal place to stay, The Tides is a luxurious
hotel with many spectacular views. Miami Beach
is also popular in the United States - one of the
best beach vacations out there.
lundi 8 décembre 2014
A beach vacation is something all of us can use, as
it provides time away with the family, friends, or
just that special someone. Beach vacations are also
a great way to unwind from the pressures of life, and
just have a blast.
All around the world, there are literally hundreds of
places that you can choose for your beach vacation.
You can choose from beaches in the United States, or
choose to go overseas to more tropical climates and
Those of you who are looking to get away with a husband
or wife, would find the Maui to be the perfect beach
vacation. Located in Hawaii, Maui is one of the most
romantic beaches in the world. Also well known for
honeymoons, Maui offers you plenty of breathtaking
beaches with plenty of other things to do as well.
Another well known area for a beach vacation for
couples is the Virgin Islands. The Virgin Islands
have been a popular vacation spot for many years,
offering couples the chance to get away from it all
and just spend some well deserved and well needed
For a family beach vacation, there are many places
you can go. One of the most popular is California,
as there are many other things to interest the kids
as well. There are several beaches in the state,
with Huntington beach and plenty of attractions as
well, including Sea World and the San Diego Zoo.
When you choose the perfect beach vacation, you
need to choose a spot that will cater to who you
are taking with you. Couples wouldn't want to go
to a family resort destination, while families
wouldn't want to go to a couples resort that offers
plenty of romance.
No matter where you decide to go, you can rest
assured that there are plenty of locations for you
to choose from. You can search online using a
search engine, which can help you locate deals that
are simply too good to pass up.
Before you decide to rush off to your beach vacation,
you should plan first. Decide on where you are
going, research your destination spot, and make
sure that it offers something for everyone. Beach
vacations are truly inspiring, although it also
helps to have other activities available as well.
Once you plan your beach vacation very carefully,
you'll be more than ready to take off to your
destination and relax. You'll enjoy yourself much
better if you plan carefully, which will also help
to remove a lot of the stress that can be involved
with planning for a beach vacation - or going on
your destination unprepared.
The Taveuni Palms in Fiji is an intimate retreat
offering two private guest houses, a secluded sandy
beach, and even a freshwater swimming pool. The
island has many spectacular things to offer, such
as scuba diving, kayaking, snorkeling, hiking, and
many other vacation activities.
The Taveuni Island has always been known for its
unique and colorful sea life, tropical fish, and
amazing varieties of soft and hard coral. The
Rainbow Reef, Great White Wall, Purple Wall, and
Zoo dive sites are all within easy reach of the
The Great White Wall reef offers a tunnel with two
exits, one at 33 feet and another at 88 feet. When
you swim through it, you'll notice a white glow
that is given off by the soft corals that seem
to surround you.
You'll also find two dive centers that are minutes
from Taveuni Palms, which offer you dive equipment
and certified diving instructors. From beginners
to expert divers, you can have a lot of fun scuba
diving on your beach vacation.
Rooms and suites
The two seperate beachfront villas at Taveuni Palms
in Fiji come with their own staff to help make
your vacation a bit more relaxing. The staff
will make your dreams come true, as they offer
full room support.
Each seperate villa offers a pool, two bedrooms,
a fully equipped kitchen, two bathrooms, and a
very unique indoor/outdoor bathroom. The outdoor
deck is equipped with chairs so that you can spend
time outside as well, taking in the surrounding
views of the ocean. The spectacular sunsets will
turn into tropical nights - with stunning starlit
Your personal maid at the villa will provide you
with daily cleaning service, laundry service,
fresh flowers, and evening turn down. The maids
here are very professional, making your stay at
the Taveuni Palms in Fiji one you'll remember
for years to come.
The resort will also provide you with your own
private chef, kitchen, and bar staff who will
provide your daily meals, which are included in
the cost of your stay. This way, you don't have
to eat out - your food will be prepared for you
at the resort.
Getting to Taveuni
To get to Taveuni Palms, fly to Nadi International
airport in Fiji. From there, catch a connecting
flight to Taveuni Island where the Taveuni Palms
staff will meet you at the airport, five minutes
A luxurious beach resort in Barbados, the Sandy Lane
resort is a paradise for honeymooners. Offering a
combination of privacy, numerous activities, and
first class service, the resort is located on the
west coast of the island of Barbados. Sandy Lane
also offers three golf courses and a 47,000 square
foot spa. The resort also offers a white sand beach
and the Caribbean Sea.
The island of Barbados offers tropical climate with
year round temperatures that stay between 75 and
85 degrees. The non stop flights to Barbados take
around 4.5 hours from New York City, making the
island one of the best beach vacation spots from the
The country club at Sandy Lane Resort is a golfers'
paradise. The resort spa, fronted by a waterfall
and swimming pool, offers guests a combination of
relaxing and healing therapies from the Far East,
Caribbean, and even Europe. For the ultimate in spa
indulgence you should try one of the nine VIP
treatment suites with a private landscaped garden
and three hydrotherapy pools.
The 112 resort rooms are both luxurious and very
spacious, with each one offering a plasma television
and high speed internet access. The hotel also
provides 24 hour room service, and maid cleaning
service twice a day.
If you plan to go on a family vacation, the resort
offers the Tree House Club, which is a special
facility designed for children 3 - 12. Kids here
can experience exciting thrills, such as swimming
with turtles and easter egg hunts. The resort
will also offer you and your family a number of
exciting water sports, tennis, and even shopping.
The signature restaurant, L'Acajou, serves French
cuisine that features fresh island seafood and
other local treats. The restaurant also offers
you an open air setting on the waterfront, that
offers you breathtaking panoramic views.