Summer Vacations

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Summer Vacation: 3 SoCal Family Stays

A beach day in San Diego is on the annual summer to-do list of many Arizona families. Here are three kid-friendly stays in Southern California that are close to the sand, have fab pools and offer just as much excitement for moms and dads as they do tots and teens.

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The Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa

Hidden in the Sonoran desert, the Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa in Tucson is a AAA Four-Diamond hotel offering guests the perfect desert getaway. From suites with private jacuzzis to waterslides, there is a fun vacation in store for every traveler’s style.

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Summer Vacation: Viceroy Los Cabos

We’ve all earned a break to enjoy a few vices at Viceroy Los Cabos, an ultra-modern, avant-garde San José Del Cabo retreat less than two hours via plane from the Valley (thanks to daily flights on both American and Southwest Airlines as well as several private providers in Scottsdale).

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Summer Vacation: Punta Mita

Located on a private peninsula just north of Puerto Vallarta and surrounded by ocean on three sides is the community of Punta Mita, the Beverly Hills of Nayarit. The 1,500-acre enclave, hidden behind a massive gate, is like nothing you’ve seen or experienced before.

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Summer Staycations 2021

We’re all clamoring for a summer of fun, so why not spend time this season poolside with a cocktail in hand during an Arizona staycation? Whether you’re seeking a family-friendly adventure, a couple’s retreat, a weekend with girlfriends or even a solo escape, here are 30-plus Arizona resorts–from down in Tucson to the tippy top of the state in Page–offering fabulous deals, packages and more for summer staycationing.

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Summer Vacation: Cassara Carlsbad

The Cassara Carlsbad hotel, located in coastal Carlsbad in San Diego County, was reimagined in December of 2019 and opened in June 2020. The all-new Cassara Carlsbad is nestled on 12 lush acres overlooking the beautiful Pacific Ocean and the seasonal Carlsbad Flower Fields.