By LeAura Luciano | 06/07/2013 - 15:42
High-flying elephants and spinning teacups usually take center stage when thinking of Walt Disney World Resort. But did you know that 9-pound lemons are grown at The Land pavilion at Epcot, or that safaris explore Africa-inspired savannas in the middle of Florida? It takes a second – or third – glance to come across countless undiscovered gems within the 40-square-mile Vacation Kingdom. Here are just a few of the unexpected:
By LeAura Luciano | 06/01/2013 - 11:00
How big is summer 2013 at Walt Disney World Resort? So big that only one word describes the attractions, shows, events and more awaiting summer guests: MONSTROUS.
Disney’s Monstrous Summer is packed with good times for all, whether it’s the first summer of fun in New Fantasyland or the nonstop thrills of a re-imagined Test Track Presented by Chevrolet. Here is our guide to having a MONSTROUS summer:
By Rosy Cordero | 05/31/2013 - 14:00
With more than one million two hundred visitors arriving in Los Cabos, Mexico each year, there is no denying that there is something for everyone in this mountainous paradise. Just 1,000 miles from San Diego, California, west coasters have long enjoyed visiting Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula. And now, with increasing direct and connecting flights from major cities in the United States, planning a vacation to Los Cabos is not only more accessible but also affordable.
By Samantha Leal | 05/29/2013 - 14:24
Summertime is here and it’s time to get away. While you may not be able to hit up Cuba like Jay-Z and Beyonce, there are other celebrity Latin American hotspots that have been a favorite for celebrities this year – and that are calling your name. Here are six beachy locales and the stars who frequent them. What’s your favorite place to get away from it all?
By Latina Promotions | 05/03/2013 - 11:00
This summer, there’s a Monstrous lineup of new shows and attractions at Disneyland® Resort and Walt Disney World® Resort—and now, LATINA wants to treat you to a Disney Parks vacation! Check out the magic that awaits, and see how to enter for your chance to win it.
By Karina Martinez-Carter | 03/05/2013 - 13:41
Spring break is approaching and it’s finally about time to break out that new bikini. If you’re still undecided on where to head for a spring break vacation, but know you want to bum on a beach, Latin American shores are some of the best stretches of sand in the world and offer the perfect getaway for a cultured, beach-centric trip. Sports Illustrated knows it, too, and shot the cover for their always-much-anticipated swimsuit issue on Easter Island, Chile. Here are our picks for top destinations for sun, sand and scene.
By Karina Martinez-Carter | 02/06/2013 - 15:47
The biggest parties around the world are about to kick off, because it is time for Carnival. While in some places people have been celebrating in preparation for months now, festivities begin in earnest this coming weekend and culminate on Fat Tuesday, February 12, though many continue the partying afterward, too. A number of destinations in Latin America go all-out to celebrate Carnival, with multiple generations coming out for the merrymaking. In many places, the Monday and Tuesday of Carnival also are designated as national holidays.
By Karina Martinez-Carter | 01/02/2013 - 13:31
Colombians are known for their friendly and hospitable natures, which is one of the reasons why the country has become one of the most buzzed-about tourist destinations in the past year. In addition to how welcoming Colombians are to tourists, the country’s diverse landscape attracts all types of travelers. Whether you're looking to relax, indulge or dance the night away, Colombia has something to offer.
By Karina Martinez-Carter | 12/12/2012 - 13:13
In Miami, it’s the huge, thumping clubs that get most of the attention for nightlife, but during the day and early evenings, hotel pools and bars are the places to see, be seen and socialize. From the stylish crowds sipping drinks to the eye-catching architecture, design and views, the hotel scene in the city is definitely worth checking out.
These are five of the most chic and entertaining hotels for spending a day or starting the night, regardless of where you are bunking up during your trip to the energetic beachside city.