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The Revival of Grand Palisades

Grand Palisades prior construction beginning anew. After six years of dormancy, development of the timeshare resort Grand Palisades has resumed once more under Westport Capital Partners. Trouble for the resort began in 2009 when the recession was in full swing and the project’s lead developer declared bankruptcy and fled the country, leaving thousands of investors… View Article

Should You Consider Travel Insurance?

With Cabo just recovering from the hurricane that caused widespread damage and another crop of storms threatening tropical locations, many travelers are wondering if travel insurance is a worthwhile investment. Even if there is no looming natural disaster, travel insurance can be an excellent safeguard in the case of unforeseen circumstances or peace of mind… View Article

Christmas Timeshare Rentals are Going Fast!

Have you finalized your Christmas vacation plans yet? Okay, we know what you’re thinking – it’s not even Halloween yet! It’s too early to be thinking about Christmas, right? Holiday travel, however, often requires months and even a year of forethought – resorts book up fast, and the week of Christmas is often very in… View Article

October Resort Spotlight – Smugglers’ Notch Resort

Vacationing in fall brings to mind brilliant autumn leaves, hikes in the crisp air with loved ones and sipping apple cider while snuggled up in front of the fireplace. If this is your idea of a perfect October vacation, then this month’s Resort Spotlight will be right up your alley! With a picturesque location and… View Article

Resort Progress in the Wake of Hurricane Odile

On the night of September 15th, Hurricane Odile slammed the Baja California peninsula, wreaking havoc on the entire southern half of the peninsula. Cabo San Lucas – a traditional vacation hotspot – was caught right in the trajectory of the storm. While the hurricane has long passed and the dust has settled, Cabo is still… View Article

Celebrate Halloween in Sunny Florida!

Florida’s balmy climate lends itself well to autumn vacations – the hot and heavy summer humidity has abated while still remaining warm enough for shorts and t-shirts. The best benefit of Florida in the fall, however? All of those Halloween celebrations at the theme parks! If you’re looking for a spooky fall trip the entire… View Article

Get Ready for Ski Season!

It might only be September now, but it won’t be long before the snow starts falling in North America’s top ski destinations. If you’re looking to hit the slopes this holiday season, first be sure that your park of choice is open. The advent of “ski season” is highly variant; some peaks open in late… View Article

Take Advantage of Shoulder Season with a Timeshare Rental

High season and low season are fairly well-known and straightforward terms in the travel industry; high season represents the ideal conditions and draws a heavy crowd at heavy prices, whereas low season is markedly more quiet with less-than-ideal conditions. True travel gurus, however, sing the praises of “shoulder season”. If you’re not aware of shoulder… View Article

Is Donating Your Timeshare a Viable Way “Out”?

While plenty of owners love the flexibility that their timeshare can offer, sometimes it’s no longer possible to keep their ownership. This can be due to any number of reasons – the expense, the inability to travel or simply changing interests. When making the decision to let their timeshare go, many owners want out of… View Article

Thanksgiving Weeks Are up for Grabs!

Have you given thought to where you’re headed for Thanksgiving this year? If you haven’t decided yet, now is your chance to snag some by-owner rentals for unbelievable prices when compared to rates straight from the resort. Many owners are eager to unload these precious weeks before they go to waste. Whether you have the… View Article