Browsing Category : Green Getaways

Unplug and Unwind at These Remote Destinations


Need help breaking your family’s technology addiction? Tripping.com has put together 5 completely off-the-grid vacation rentals that will allow you and your family to get totally, 100% unplugged. From remote Caribbean beach-front stays to tracking wildlife during an elephant safari, you and your kiddos will be so immersed in the travel moment that you may just forget your Password ID…all of them!…

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El Capitan Canyon Offers Luxury Camping


Camping at El Capitan Canyon does not require lugging sleeping bags, fiddling with tent stakes, or packing a cooler full of food. Guests sleep soundly in comfortable beds and dine on hand-crafted pizzas while enjoying the sights and sounds of nature. This hassle-free style of camping is perfect for families wanting to get a feel for the outdoors without having to do…

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The Grand Del Mar’s Five-Star Luxury


Marble, crystal and gold are a common theme that can be found throughout The Grand Del Mar resort located in San Diego, CA. The opulent decor is trumped only by the stunning landscape that surrounds the property. Situated adjacent to the Los Peñasquitos Canyon Preserve, and only a few miles from the Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve that hugs the California coastline, The…

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Family Fun at The Fess Parker


Situated on 24 sprawling acres across from the Pacific Ocean and within walking distance to lively State Street, Stearns Wharf, Santa Barbara Harbor and the Santa Barbara Zoo, The Fess Parker, a DoubleTree by Hilton Resort, is the perfect place for families to explore all that Santa Barbara, California has to offer…and the whole family will love the warm chocolate cookies upon…

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Hotel del Coronado Keeps it Green


Built more than 120 years ago on the beach of Coronado Island in San Diego, California, the luxurious Hotel del Coronado has long been a favorite resort of locals and out-of-towners alike. This National Historic Landmark provides visitors with a feeling of old world glam, but in a casual beach environment. Families will feel especially welcome with accommodations that cater to kids…

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Family Fun at La Quinta Resort & Club


La Quinta Resort and Club, located in La Quinta, CA, offers guests a classic dessert escape to relax and unwind or to be active outdoors while soaking up the sun and being pampered. The sprawling 45-acre resort, one of Hilton Worldwide’s Waldorf Astoria Hotels and Resorts, has been a popular retreat for Hollywood royalty since 1926 and continues its tradition of offering…

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Snowpine Lodge’s Mountain Charm


The Snowpine Lodge, located at Alta Ski Area in Utah, offers guests ski-in/ski-out accommodation in a charming mountain setting. This 21-room lodge feels more like a home than a hotel, with four spacious lounges that provide guests with the chance to unwind on comfortable leather couches in front of a fireplace while watching a large flat-screen TV, select a book from the large…

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Hyatt Lake Tahoe’s Sophisticated Comfort


Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Spa and Casino, located at Incline Village, offers guests luxury and comfort in a serene mountain setting. From the champagne upon check-in to the ski valet and heated pool deck, guests will be pampered at this deluxe mountain resort. It’s the perfect outdoor get-away for families wanting to enjoy a winter vacation to include activities like…

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Ritz-Carlton Dove Mountain Offers Adventure


The Ritz-Carlton Dove Mountain, located just outside of Tucson, AZ at 2,900 feet, is a luxurious vacation spot in the heart of the Sonoran Desert. The 850-acre resort, which recently opened in 2009, captures the beauty of the desert landscape while providing plenty of options for fun and relaxation for the entire family. Southwestern Hotel Suites and Casitas at Ritz-Carlton…

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Mammoth Lakes’ Winter Fun


If a no-hassle winter holiday is what your family needs, Mammoth Lakes, California makes it easy to enjoy the snow without the headache. The Westin Monache Resort, Mammoth Lakes For families that want to hit the slopes with comfort and ease, The Westin Monarch Resort, Mammoth, a Starwood Hotel, offers guests the following welcomed conveniences as the only four-diamond resort…

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Catalina Island Adventures


Charming Catalina Island is located about an hour off the coast of Orange County, California. The island is 22 miles long and 8 miles across, but 90 percent of its inhabitants live in the only incorporated city, Avalon, that is only one square mile in size. For those looking to get away from the hustle-and-bustle of busy Southern California, Catalina provides a slow-paced…

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