8 Reasons to Book Your 2020 Disney Vacation Now

8 Reasons to Book Your 2020 Disney Vacation Now

Annette Miller 12/31/19 There are a million different reasons to book a vacation – from stress relief to family bonding to crossing things off your bucket list (and everything in between). Now that Disney has released their 2020 vacation packages, here are some reasons why now is the best time to start planning your next vacation. #1 – Best availability Booking early gives you the best availability on property. Choose your preferred hotel...

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Disneyland After Dark Events Announced for Winter/Spring 2020

Disneyland After Dark Events Announced for Winter/Spring 2020

by Michael Ramirez, Editorial Content Director, Disneyland Resort Disneyland After Dark—the specially themed, after-hours park experience featuring unique entertainment, special food, one-of-a-kind photo opportunities, collectible merchandise and more—kicks off 2020 with four distinct events at the Disneyland Resort! These separately ticketed evening events grant you special access to either Disneyland or Disney California...

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Top Five All-Inclusive Resorts in Puerto Vallarta

Top Five All-Inclusive Resorts in Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta boasts more than 300 days of sunshine and world-class beaches. No wonder it’s the same latitude as Hawaii! These are 5 of our favorite places to stay in this amazing destination. Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa Nestled between a lush tropical jungle and the turquoise waters of the Bay of Banderas, Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa is a serene escape with spacious honeymoon, one-, two-, and three-bedroom suites, as...

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An Introduction To Jamaican Culture & Traditions

An Introduction To Jamaican Culture & Traditions

By Kylie Morrow The Caribbean island of Jamaica is known for its colorful culture and long list of traditions. If you’re booking a last-minute vacation or looking far into the future, it’s time to add Jamaica to your list. And if you’re already going there, you’ll definitely want to read up on Jamaican culture, from the music that makes the perfect beach playlist, to the food that you’ll love sampling while you’re...

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Farm To Table: Committed To Support Local Producers

Farm To Table: Committed To Support Local Producers

By Kylie Morrow Jamaica’s pristine white beaches and blue waters are beguiling – but there’s much more to this island. Step in from the coast and you will discover just how green Jamaica is and why farming is such a booming industry here. Picture: The Jamaican Blue Mountains. 90% of Sandals Resorts’ produce needs in Jamaica is harvested and purchased from local farmers. That amounts to over 5.4million pounds of produce bought...

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Time to Get Out of Your Muggle Clothes!

Time to Get Out of Your Muggle Clothes!

Anna Trosper 12/26/19 Are you ready to change out of your Muggle clothes and into some authentic wizarding wear? Well I am here to help you do just that! In my last blog I went over the different wands you can get while in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Now I am going to go over the house robes and where you can find them on your trip to Universal Orlando Resort. Admit it, who hasn’t taken a wand shaped object, pointed it at something,...

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When the Unexpected Happens

When the Unexpected Happens

By Kenni Rich 12.24.19 You have planned, invested and counted down the seconds to your vacation. You have the matching shirts, the perfect itinerary, your bags are packed, and you are ready to go! During the planning process you were asked about adding the Travel Protection Plan and you turned it down, thinking that you wouldn’t need it because you have been planning this vacation for quite a while. Unfortunately, trip interruption,...

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Europe’s Best Christmas Markets

Europe’s Best Christmas Markets

BY: GOGO Vacations Blog Staff In winter, Europe comes alive with twinkling lights, festive songs, glistening snow, and alluring scents. But perhaps most festive part of Europe during the holidays are the Christkindlmarkts. This dose of holiday cheer originated in Vienna in 1294, and the holiday tradition has continued almost uninterrupted to this day throughout the continent, with the most famous and beloved being held in Germany, France, and...

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Virtual Queue at Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance Opens with Advertised Park Hours

Virtual Queue at Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance Opens with Advertised Park Hours

by Thomas Smith, Editorial Content Director, Disney Parks We’re happier than a womp rat in a sand storm about the response we’ve been getting for our newest attraction, Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance. It’s clear guests visiting Black Spire Outpost are enjoying the opportunity to help the Resistance in their fight against the First Order. As more and more guests ride Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance, we’ve been testing new ideas...

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