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Timeshare Execs Bullish on Growth and Owner Satisfaction

Fifty years old and going strong! That is the take-home message from the timeshare industry’s annual gathering of execs, sales and marketing folks who gathered here recently to celebrate the industry’s accomplishments during its tenth consecutive year of growth. At the same time, the industry’s leading CEOs lambasted the emergence of exit companies that take… View Article

House Sharing: Timeshare Industry Expands Into New Market

House sharing networks and sites have gained popularity at lightning speed. A decade ago, travelers were limited to hotels, resorts, and timeshares as vacation options.   When house sharing apps came along, Marriott was the first major brand to take notice of the home exchange demand. The Homes and Villas by Marriott International is its… View Article

Vacation Experience: Travelers Enjoy Urban Areas

While beach vacations remain popular, trends show travelers booking trips in urban areas. New York, Portland, and Boston are a few cities vacationers enjoy to visit for the historical and cultural experiences.    The Marriott understands the demand for city-centric properties. In response, the brand created the Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, a collection of timeshares… View Article

Legal Safeguards: Buying a Timeshare in Mexico

When buying a timeshare in Mexico, it’s important to understand all your legal safeguards. The Mexican law allows a buyer five business days to cancel a signed timeshare contract. Purchasers can cancel a timeshare contract within the five day period without a penalty. This right cannot be waived. (Article 56 of the Mexican Consumer Law)… View Article

Is It Safe to Travel to Mexico?

Many travelers worry about safety in various areas of Mexico. But when you look at the statistics, Mexico is actually safe to visit. It’s a beautiful country with exceptional beaches and cultural activities. The people are friendly and helpful. Timeshare resorts in Mexico offer exciting activities, wonderful amenities, and often private beaches. Many of the… View Article

4 Timeshare Resorts With Bike Paths Near the Beach

Summer will be here soon. Time to dust off your bikes and start cycling. It’s never too early to enjoy cool breezes, fantastic views, and relaxation. On your next vacation, get it all as you ride along a bike path near the beach. It doesn’t matter if you’re a gold medal cyclist or a beginner… View Article

5 Vacation Ideas to Stretch Your Tax Refund

We’re in the the final countdown of tax season. The IRS reports that the average tax refund for this year is $2,915. Whether you’re completing last-minute paperwork or waiting for the deposit to clear, it’s not too early to start deciding how to spend your hard-earned cash. For travelers, this is a good opportunity to… View Article

How to Stay Healthy on Your Spring Vacation

Spring vacation is a chance to relax and enjoy new experiences. However, it usually comes at a huge cost to your health. You might get a third plate of bottomless chips, lounge around at the pool for hours, or linger at the local tavern past midnight. These unhealthy behaviors will likely follow you home. You… View Article

7 Timeshare Vacation Resorts for Your Travel Bucket List

Traveling is an opportunity to explore new destinations and experiences. Whether you’re an avid traveler or a newbie, it’s a good idea to write a travel bucket list of all the spots you want to visit in your lifetime. From spectacular beachfront views to water sport activities, you can create unforgettable memories with your family… View Article

Spring Break Destinations: 5 Resorts You Must Visit

Spring is just around the corner. And that means only one thing—spring break vacation! Tropical drinks on the beach. Upbeat music at the downtown bar. Kid-friendly games in the pool. It doesn’t have to be a dream anymore. You can have it all at your next spring break destination. Whether you’re looking to play golf… View Article