Father’s Day is right around the corner. It’s time to celebrate the important men in our lives with Sundance Vacations. Let’s face it, dads work hard. With that being said, what are you getting dad this year? Do you want to win the “best kid ever” award this year and give dad what he really wants? Why not give dad the gift of travel? You can add dad onto your Sundance Vacations account as an approved traveler and he can take advantage of an awesome bonus week in the near future. Let him decide on where he really wants to go in the upcoming months. If dad wants to go somewhere close to home or hop on a plane to paradise, we’ve got awesome destinations waiting!
The past couple years have been tough on all of us, it’s time for a vacation! Thousands of Americans are opting out of taking international vacations that require flying and are staying closer to home and enjoying places that are within a day’s drive from home. There are so many different drivable destinations to choose from, here are a few of our favorites!
Never heard of Branson, Missouri? Don’t let the unassuming nature of this city fool you, this picturesque place is bursting with adventures waiting to be had! Branson is a bustling city filled with excitement and was chosen as the #2 town with best lakefront views in America in a 2020 issue of Forbes Magazine. Whether you like to escape the heat with indoor activities, or bask in the sun with outdoor ones, there’s something in Branson that every member of the family will love!
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Where to Stay
The breathtaking Ozarks provide the backdrop for The Cabins at Green Mountain, and the resort’s luxurious two- and three-bedroom vacation villas are situated in the heart of Branson, Missouri. The property is canopied by age-old cedars, maples and grandfather oaks, allowing a reconnection with nature. Each cabin features a fireplace, full kitchen, and washer and dryer, making this your home away from home. Spend your days relaxing by the pool, boating on one of the nearby lakes or teeing off at one of nine area golf courses. Step back into the 19th at Silver Dollar City and hit the outlet stores on the way back to the resort. When the sun goes down, enjoy a fabulous meal and take in a show at one of more than 45 theaters throughout the town. Whether your musical tastes lean toward jazz, gospel, Broadway, country or somewhere in between, you’re sure to find a show you’ll love in Branson.
Williamsburg is a quaint, charming town in east Virginia that’s jam-packed with rich American history. If you’re looking to learn about the great United States of America, or if you’re looking for an escape to a cozy corner of the world, Williamsburg Virginia is the perfect vacation destination for you! It’s also a short drive to Virginia Beach!
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Where to Stay
King’s Creek Plantation in Williamsburg, Virginia is a scenic vacation property set on rolling hills in York County, Virginia. Colonial Williamsburg is only three miles away while Yorktown and historic Jamestown are only 11 miles from the resort. Tennis courts and picnic areas with barbecue grills are conveniently located throughout the plantation. This private resort also features a clubhouse with heated outdoor pools, children’s playground, and jogging trails. On top of elegant and roomy accommodations, a modern indoor aquatic center equipped with an indoor lap pool, hot tub, separate men’s and women’s locker rooms, sauna and a gym with state-of-art Cybex equipment are also available to guests. The resort’s location is also convenient for those who wish to visit and experience all that Williamsburg’s Historic Triangle has to offer. Also nearby are the Williamsburg National Golf Club, Water Country USA and Busch Gardens!
New Orleans, Louisiana
So, you want to go to New Orleans, but what are you going to do when you get there? There’s so much to see, do, and experience while you’re there. New Orleans is a unique place to visit, and it has something that will entertain everyone in the family. The history that surrounds they city is amazing and worth seeing. They have beautiful architecture, jazz music, Creole cuisine, annual celebrations and festivals. You’ve picked a fantastic place to visit with Sundance Vacations!
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Where to Stay
Take a stroll down Canal Street in the bustling city of New Orleans and find Hotel Vinache at the center of it all, just steps from The French Quarter, Bourbon Street, theater and business districts. Our newly renovated hotel in New Orleans showcases a contemporary and chic outlook on one of the most vibrant cities in the U.S. Explore the rich history of the area and visit popular destinations for culture including the French Quarter, the Art District, and the Garden District.
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
Are you looking for a new place to visit this year, but don’t want to travel too far? You need to consider checking out Hilton Head! If you ask me, it’s one of the most beautiful spots in South Carolina. This island is unique in so many fascinating ways! Yes, that’s right, I said island! Hilton Head is a 12-mile barrier island which is shaped like a sneaker.
If this is the destination for dad, this blog will help him find Things to do on Hilton Head Island.
Where to Stay
Hilton Head Island Beach & Tennis Resort is your ultimate destination for a fun-filled family vacation, a relaxing getaway for two, or a productive business conference in a beautiful resort setting. Soak up the sun and surf on world-famous Hilton Head Beach. Indulge in championship tennis where you’ll find 10 lighted courts, a pro shop and an on-site tennis pro to help you with your game, or you can relax at Hilton Head Island’s largest oceanfront pool.
Hilton Head Island is a premier destination for those seeking world-class golf, tennis and relaxation. With more than 14 miles of pristine, white beaches, a historic lighthouse, decadent shopping and sensational dining, you’ll never run out of things to do on Hilton Head Island.
It’s been years since we could hop on a plane and explore different countries. This year, many people are finally taking out their passport and are ready for an adventure. Here’s a list of our favorite international destinations. Where will dad get his 2022 stamp in his passport? If dad decides to travel to one of these awesome international getaways and he needs to renew or get his passport for the first time, this blog will show you how to get your passport.
Puerto Plata is a city admired for the endless, virgin beaches that stretch across the length of the territory. Not only that, but it has some of the best waterfalls that the Caribbean has to offer. Hike along the 27 waterfalls of Damajagua and wade through dreamy pools made of limestone. Looking for something a little less strenuous? Puerto Plata’s Ocean World offers the memorable experience of swimming with an Atlantic bottlenose dolphin. You’re definitely going to want to befriend these loveable sea mammals!
Where to Stay
If looking to stay in Puerto Plata, Sundance Vacations recommends booking a stay at the Presidential Suites By Lifestyle, an all-inclusive resort which provide guests with a peaceful, indulgent retreat. Stroll along miles of sparkling gold sand beaches and soak up the sunshine while enjoying the energizing ocean breezes. Our welcoming resort features rooms, suites, and villas in a variety of sizes to offer plenty of room for families, couples, or groups. All of our luxurious accommodations provide guests with a peaceful, indulgent retreat showcasing incredible ocean or mountain views and offering state-of-the-art amenities including fully equipped kitchens, chic contemporary design, and private and/or resort pools. Enjoy gourmet restaurants, exciting entertainment, upscale services, and much more when you vacation with us!
One of the most famous tourist destinations on Mexico’s Caribbean coast is Cancun, a city with excellent tourism infrastructure, shopping malls, diverse cuisine from around the world, and vibrant nightclubs that cater to all tastes. It also offers stunning beaches with white sand and clear, turquoise water. Cancun offers a beautiful getaway that you will never want to leave. The white beaches and turquoise seas provide breathtaking scenery and amazing photo opportunities.
Where to Stay
While we have many different resorts in Mexico, the Sunset Royal Beach Resort is a fan favorite. This resort has an all-inclusive option which gives you the opportunity to enjoy endless food choices, premium beverages and, activities for one low price. You can stay on the resort if you want to, but this prime location has shopping, entertainment, restaurants and more, close by!
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It’s not easy to pick a Caribbean vacation destination, but fortunately, we’re here to help you understand just what makes Aruba so special, unique, and worthy of your consideration. Aruba may be best known for its beautiful beaches and perfect weather, but venture off the sand and you’re sure to be amazed by an incredible set of new and exciting things to do. Whether you seek peace and tranquility, excitement and adventure, immersive cultural experiences, or an alluring romantic getaway, the “One Happy Island” has got you covered. With so many fun things to do in Aruba, you’re sure to find an activity, sight, attraction, or event that’s right up your alley! Aruba is warm year-round with sunshine, clear skies, and temperatures in the mid-eighties! Some might even say that Aruba has the most sunny days in the Caribbean.
Where to Stay
Azure Beach And Blue Residences are two condominium complexes located across from one of Aruba’s most beautiful beaches, Eagle Beach. Aruba is known for being the happiest and friendliest islands in the Caribbean, also known as the One Happy Island. It is famous for its soft white sandy beaches, warm tropical breezes, and turquoise water. The island is ideal for family vacations, a romantic honeymoon, destination weddings and even a relaxing getaway for you to unwind. The 2-bedroom condominiums are equipped with a full kitchen, two private bathrooms and sleep up to six guests.
This is one of the smallest landmasses in the world divided between two countries. When you visit St. Maarten, the Dutch side in the south, it bustles with wide boardwalks, lively beach bars, and late-night casinos. Meanwhile, sleepy French St. Martin, with its harbor full of brightly colored boats and houses built up into the cliffs, is reminiscent of a Mediterranean Fishing village. Thanks to the French influence, you’ll also find some of the best food in the Caribbean! Saint Martin is hot, sunny and tropical year-round. The average temperature is in the high 70s and low 80s which is absolutely perfect any day. Rain and storms are pretty rare with less than 4 inches per month.
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Where to Stay
Royal Palm Beach Resort is poised on a pretty bay with the powdery sand beach just steps away. Royal Palm Beach Resort is located on the island’s Dutch side, known as Sint Maarten. Endless stretches of powder-white sand, swaying palms, and the clear blue waters of the Caribbean Sea engulf magnificent beaches that will take your breath away. Experience Caribbean splendor steeped in French and Dutch culture as you stroll along island beaches listening to the calypso sound of steel pan drums and watch the hypnotic beat of carnival dancers. Just imagine strolling along the gorgeous beach, swimming in the sparkling blue waters, and just relaxing by the pool at the resort. If you are looking for the ultimate in relaxing vacations, you will find it at Royal Palm Beach Resort.
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