Discover Orlando Beyond the Parks

Every time I think of Orlando, the thoughts come attached with mouse ears. As if the city is just one big collection of amusement park rides, costumed characters and souvenir shops. That couldn’t be further from the truth. In fact, beneath Orlando’s flashy façade lies an active city entrenched in tremendous Florida scenery and countless […]

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 Member Monday: Leaving Snow for the Warmth of Orlando

Hey, when the cold weather gets you down, pack your bags and head to somewhere warm. Global Discovery Vacations member Peggy D. had to escape the Midwest snow, so she used it as an excuse to hop down to Orlando, Florida, for a week at the Windsor Palms Resort. She shares her trip with us […]

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 Top U.S. Global Discovery Vacations Travel Destinations for 2016

Lake Tahoe. Photo credit: Member Dale R.  Each new year brings new opportunities and discoveries for you to find. We hope you made the most of 2015, but with 2016 on the horizon, it’s time to start thinking about how we’ll spend our vacations! If you haven’t planned your travels for next year yet, here […]

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 Bucket List Wish: Family of 5 Gets Its Dream Vacation

Global Discovery Vacations members Shelly and Chad A. haven’t been on a vacation with their three boys in several years, and they want at least one more family trip before their kids get too old. We know nothing connects families more than traveling together, so our final Bucket List Wish sent us to Toledo, Ohio, to […]

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 5 Other Places to Enjoy Mardi Gras

New Orleans may be the most well-known spot to carouse in the streets celebrating Fat Tuesday, sipping hurricanes and having that last hurrah before Lenten observations, but it’s not the only place to have a good time in the Mardi Gras spirit!

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