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Dennette Tallis
Vacation Consultant

Land Vacations

March 2023

Top Trends for 2023 Winter Season

As travelers get busy securing their upcoming plans this winter, be the first in line to take advantage of fantastic choices, unrivalled offers, seamless service and trusted expertise. We can help you navigate every aspect of your travel with ease and facilitate planning while you enjoy top travel trends.

With travel back, there are new trends in travel, from seamless planning experiences, reuniting with loved ones, or indulging in luxurious suites, here are some of the top trends that might help inspire your next spectacular trip.

Seamless Travel Experiences

After a stressful year full of uncertainty and change, the last thing anyone wants to do is worry about coordinating flights, transfers, accommodations and activities. A stress-free process is more important than ever before, making all-inclusive packages a popular choice. Pre-packaged vacations bundled with your flights, transfers and hotel accommodations take the guesswork out of planning.

Whether it be gourmet foodie experiences, picture-perfect ocean views, or white sandy beaches for long walks at sunrise - advise your Vacation Consultant of the experience you seek so they can find the perfect resort for you. To start, think of your top three “must-haves” and we can help narrow down your options from there!

Upon arrival at your resort, you can fully embrace vacation mode. Your all-inclusive accommodations provide a full-service experience, including your room, dining experiences, alcoholic beverages and onsite entertainment readily available for your complete enjoyment without another care in the world.

Revisiting Favorite Resorts

Imagine arriving at a place that feels like a second home, a place familiar yet different from before. One of the biggest travel trends we are seeing that is continuing in 2023 is returning to an old favorite. Many travelers look forward to the opportunity to revisit a place with familiarity and ease. The comfort and nostalgia bring up fond memories as they reminisce about past experiences and create new memories ahead.

You return to a place where you know you will enjoy your resort's scenery and atmosphere and look forward to seeing familiar faces. It’s your “home” away from home.

Reuniting with Family and Friends

Many travelers are choosing to reunite with family and friends in a tropical destination. As a result, group vacations are more popular than ever. Whether it be for a multi-generational family reunion, a destination wedding or a fun-filled beach retreat with close friends, travelling with others remains a top trend.

But while the idea is loved by many, the person in charge of coordinating it all may not feel the same way. More likely, there is someone who is dreading the thought of arranging it all to make it happen. Combining different travelers, coordinating departure cities and dates, special needs, and unique preferences is not a clear or straightforward undertaking. Finding one single option to meet the differing needs of multiple families can quickly turn into a logistical nightmare before the trip ideas even start. Partner with your Vacation Consultant to help you plan with ease, removing the chaos of travel planning so that you can focus on the fun.

Upgrade Your Room Category

One of our favorite ways to enhance any holiday is by upgrading your room category. So spoil yourself and vacation like the A-lister you are in VIP-worthy suites! Because after a year enjoying the creature comforts of home, indulge yourself in the elegant surroundings and concierge-level service you deserve!

Plenty of resorts offer enhanced accommodations – serene ocean view balconies to enjoy the sunrise with your morning coffee, swim-out suites for a quick dip in the pool from your room, or rooftop plunge pools with amazing views. Your private butler can make hard-to-get reservations for you as you lounge by the pool or on the beach. Enjoy private romantic dinners with preferential seating or rooftop views. Concierge service with a smile is yours to revel in from the touch of a button. Indulge in the finer aspects of vacation and treat yourself!

You can count on us at Expedia CruisesTM, Air, Land and Sea Vacations, to help you navigate a spectacular vacation experience. We're here to help – before, during and after your trip.

What are you waiting for? Contact your Vacation Consultant today to start planning your next getaway.

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Dennette Tallis
Vacation Consultant