Views from Las Palmeras

A Local Orlando Getaway at Las Palmeras

One of my favorite getaways is a local staycation! With multiple Hilton Grand Vacation properties right in Orlando, we thankfully have a variety of opportunities to do just that. Most recently, we stayed right in the heart of Orlando at Las Palmeras, a Hi ...

Maximizing points by taking a longer trip

How To Maximize 3,400 ClubPoints

"So how does your timeshare work?" This is probably one of the most popular questions that we get asked when talking to friends and family about Hilton Grand Vacations. Why? Typically it’s because many of them still think about a timeshare program as purc ...

Manhattan Skyline

Top 5 Spots in NYC: My Home Away from Home

"The city that never sleeps." If you've ever been to New York City, you know that phrase definitely rings true. There is always something about the hustle and bustle of the city that draws us back - coining it our home away from home. Because we take a ...

Running along the West Orange Trail

How to Stay Active While Traveling

We've all been there, you finally get into the groove with your health and wellness plan and then vacation approaches. If you're like me, I sometimes struggle with continuing that groove while traveling - ultimately thinking about relaxation and not what ...

Enjoying nature's beauty down the Wekiva River

Playing Tourist In Your Own City: Orlando Staycation

“Yes! Our vacation is booked!” “Where are you going?” “Orlando.” “Wait, you’re staying in the city where you live? Why would you want to do that?” Being an Orlando local, it’s no secret that we are surrounded by a wide variety of attractions. And sometime ...