Apple Vacations & Iberostar Host Phillies Baseball 101

Apple Vacations and Iberostar Hotels & Resorts partnered together once again to sponsor the second of three Philadelphia Phillies Baseball 101 Clinics on August 19th!

This event is centered on the women-only participants, giving them opportunity to participate in interactive coaching from the Phillies coaches themselves, a discussion with the Phillies front-office and visits from current players like Cody Asche.

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Icelandair Ease from New England to Cancun, Punta Cana

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If you plan on traveling from New England to Cancun or Punta Cana this winter, Apple Vacations has made your trip a whole lot easier!

We will be offering exclusive vacation flights from Boston to Cancun and Punta Cana non – stop via Icelandair, starting from December 20, 2014 through April 26, 2015.

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Brave Enough for a Cancun Whale Shark Tour?

Swimming alongside dolphins is a popular and safe adventure for vacationers in Cancun and Riviera Maya.

But what about sharks?

If you’re feeling brave, you can take part in a Whale Shark Tour! Watch and swim with enormous local Whale Sharks, a species of shark that got its name for being the size of some whales.

The best part about this excursion? Unless you’re plankton, there’s no need to fear!

 

2015 Denver Broncos Calendar Shoot at Riu Palace Mexico

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Denver Broncos Cheerleaders at Riu Palace Mexico

From July 10th to 17th, 26 Denver Broncos Cheerleaders and 14 staff members recently returned from beautiful Riu Palace Mexico in Riviera Maya. There, Riu Palace, Xcaret Park and Isla Mujeres played the backdrop for the team’s 2015 Swimsuit Calendar photoshoot.

Apple Vacations & Riu Hotels and Resorts will be included in the Making of the Denver Broncos Cheerleading Calendar special, which airs on Wednesday, September 24th.

The calendar is scheduled to be released at the end of August!

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Gems of Riviera Maya: Now Jade & Now Sapphire

Now Sapphire Riviera Cancun and Now Jade Riviera Cancun are truly “gems” in Riviera Maya.

Aside from their reputation of being family-friendly, fun and boasting luxurious accommodations, what makes these two resorts so special is that they are consistently included in great all-inclusive package deals!

They are both very unique and yet both provide wonderful vacation spots for the whole family. Here are my favorite things about each resort. Continue reading

Apple Vacations, Now Resorts Photo Day with All-Star Chase Utley & the Phillies.

Apple Vacations Phillies Photo Day Sponsored by Now Resorts & Spas

Apple Vacations Phillies Photo Day Sponsored by Now Resorts & Spas

Apple Vacations Philadelphia Phillies Photo Day, sponsored by Now Resorts & Spas, was held on June 28th at Citizens Bank Park. Employees of Apple Vacations, AMResorts, Now Resorts & Spas, plus our Travel Agent friends and their families, were able to enjoy a sunny afternoon together at the Phillies game.

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Destination Weddings Trend: Trash the Dress

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Written By AVDW Specialist, Ashley Surkin

The days of preserving your elegant white gown are history.

In recent years “trashing” your wedding dress has become the new post-nuptials trend with more and more brides deciding to take the plunge (literally). From diving into the ocean to an epic paintball match between you and your honey, the act of “trashing” your dress makes for some pretty incredible photos.

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