Tropical Escapes

with Pleasant Holidays

The Ritz-Carlton, Aruba

The gracious local staff at The Ritz-Carlton, Aruba greets you with a warm, “Bon bini” (“Welcome”) – just the beginning of an authentic island experience. With its prime position along beautiful Palm Beach, the hotel offers a welcome reprieve with 320 airy, sun-filled rooms wrapped in sea-inspired hues; each features a private balcony and thoughtful touches. The 15,000-square-foot spa, where signature treatments utilize native herbs and other natural ingredients, is a destination in itself. Indulge in delectable cuisine at BLT Steak, a modern American steakhouse. Diversions include a 24/7 casino, two pools, and plenty of water play.

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, edged by a pristine beach, features a three-tiered infinity pool overlooking the ocean. Awarded Five Diamonds by AAA, this luxury, all-inclusive resort offers gourmet dining in five restaurants; spectacular ocean views; luxury amenities, including the Kids’ and Teens’ Clubs; a luxury spa; an oceanfront gazebo for weddings; and professional event spaces. Guests select from 267 suites (Master, Parlor, Governor, Wellness, Grand Class, Family Suite, Family Residence, or Presidential Suite) with garden and ocean views. The experience is enhanced by activities such as golf, deep-sea fishing, and scuba diving.