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

Great All-Inclusive Deals to BlueBay Grand Esmeralda Resort

Apple Vacations has a GREAT, limited time offer out there right now to the BlueBay Grand Esmeralda Resort. It is a contemporary hotel in Riviera Maya, surrounded by lush mangroves and private beachfront.

I have gotten several comments lately asking if it is a nice hotel for that amazing rate. I tell you it is a deal! One of our sales reps visited the resort recently and just posted some recent pictures, so I thought I would let them speak for themselves.

Here’s a quick look at BlueBay Grand Esmeralda!

Feel NO #MommyGuilt on an Apple Vacation!

#Mommyguilt  -  All the mommies have it, right? Well, I am on the first leg of my son’s summer break. As I was heading off to work and he was heading off to the library with Grandmom, it snuck up on me: I should be taking him to the park, pool or to a movie.

Then I remember – it’s OK!  I prepared, I planned! I have plenty of activities and trips planned for the summer, including some valuable #Familytime.

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Find Wedding Serenity at Zoetry Resorts

Zoetry Agua Punta Cana

Zoetry Agua Punta Cana

Written by Megan Anderson, AVDW Expert

Everyone knows that weddings require an endless checklist of things to do.

Between deciding on a venue, tasting cakes, trying on dress after dress — it seems like the stress never stops! What’s one way to eliminate wedding planning anxiety? Choose a destination wedding at one of the breathtaking Zoetry Resort and Spa locations!

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Colts Cheerleaders Take on Iberostar Playa Mita

The Indianapolis Colts Cheerleaders recently stopped by beautiful Iberostar Playa Mita in Riviera Nayarit, Mexico to take part in the 2015 Colts Cheerleader Calendar shoot.

And if the photos are any indication, the trip was a success!

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With Apple Vacations – It’s Summer Fun for Everyone!

Dreams Riviera Cancun

Dreams Riviera Cancun

Well, it’s that time of year again. Graduations are abound and schools are in their final weeks. Many have even ended for the summer.

The questions is – where are you going on your summer vacation? Is it a family vacation for everyone – even mom and dad?

If so, your answer NEEDS to be an Apple Vacation!

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Destination Weddings: Dream Love in Los Cabos

Dreams Los Cabos -- Pixan Photography

Dreams Los Cabos — Pixan Photography

Written by Courtney Bradley, AVDW Specialist

Calling all West Coast couples!

If you are looking for a luxurious destination wedding in paradise look no further than the gorgeous coast of Los Cabos, Mexico. Situated at the tip of the Baja Peninsula, couples will fall in love with the turquoise waters of the Pacific Ocean and the rugged cliffs, desert vistas and stunning mountain views.

“It only rains about three times a year in Los Cabos! This almost guarantees you’ll have a warm, sunny day for a perfect wedding celebration among loved ones.”

Known for its vivacious nightlife and liveliness, Los Cabos offers a variety of attractions including its impressive Marina, world-class golf courses, deep-sea fishing excursions, whale watching expeditions, natural wildlife and vegetation, exciting nightclubs, restaurants, shopping, and so much more. Two unique excursions not to be missed include camel-back riding along the Sea of Cortez and a catamaran ride to view the famous “El Arco”, a natural rock formation in the shape of an arch, complete with a family of sea lions sun bathing nearby.

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