ZAP WANDERLUST: Plan Your Next Getaway

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Image via Napa Valley Tours & Transportation

How long has it been since your last vacation? If you can’t remember, odds are you’re due for one soon. It’s time to take advantage of your racked-up PTO days and go on an adventure. We’ve done some research for you to make the most of your next fall or winter getaway. Check out our top five vacation destinations below!

Park City, Utah

Lace up your ski boots and head to Park City to get into the winter spirit! Gather your friends and family members for a once-in-a-lifetime vacation all ages can enjoy. In late January to early February, you can experience the Sundance Film Festival with your vacation crew. With killer views and signature booze, what more could you ask for? Book your stay at Stein Eriksen Residences: 5 Bedroom Suite to enjoy ski-in/ski-out access for your group of ten. 

Chicago, Illinois

Sometimes all we really need is a little staycation. Be a tourist in your own city and enjoy a luxurious getaway at SwissotelMarriott Marquis or Hotel Zachary. You’ll be within walking distance from all of Chicago’s main attractions and festivals! Whether you want to go with a friend, significant other or even spend the weekend in complete solitude, Chicago’s hospitality scene is sure to cater to your specific needs. 

Riviera Maya, Mexico

If you’re trying to escape the winter altogether and all the chilly nights that come with it, then Riviera Maya is the place for you. At Fairmont Mayakoba, you can enjoy scenic boat tours, nature trails, the Willow Stream Spa and El Camaleon Golf Club. Treat you and your partner this Sweetest Day (Saturday, October 20) to a romantic, relaxing vacation!

St. Michael’s, Maryland

According to Condé Nast, October is blue crab season. During this time, crabs are at their meatiest and the prices can’t be beat. You can also enjoy craft brew sampling from the Eastern Shore during the Good Beer Festival. The Inn at Perry Cabin has all of the luxuries you’ll need to feel at home in your suite with in-room fireplaces and a brand-new spa!

Napa Valley, California

“Wine” down at the Napa Valley Film Festival to experience all Napa has to offer. This fall, you can enjoy food, films and fun while tasting wines from California’s best. Make this trip complete by booking your stay at the Napa Valley Mountain Retreat with nine of your closest friends. Leave the kids at home and enjoy a parents’ weekend with the amazing amenities this home has to offer including: private pool, putting green and bocce courts.



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