Happy Friday! It's a beautiful morning at the JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa's pool, with a warm (but not too hot!) holiday weekend just ahead. Have a great one.

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Your vacation provides more than just tan lines when you participate in one of the life-changing interactive programs at Atlantis, Paradise Island, Bahamas. Learn more from the resort’s Senior Vice President of Marine and Water Park Operations, Michelle Liu, in our latest blog: https://bit.ly/2KOAKJ2

Three days left! Book your summer vacation package by Friday and earn up to 10,000 bonus points at hotels and resorts worldwide, like the Kauai Marriott Resort in Hawaii (pictured): https://bit.ly/2nBf4Vo

Hemispheres Magazine has this to say about the Marriott Marquis Houston: "Think Vegas, baby. This 29-story hotel is home to six restaurants and bars, including James Beard Best New Restaurant semifinalist Xochi, as well as an infinity pool, a spa, and enough banquet space to throw several weddings at once. Rooms with views of the Texas-shaped lazy river are worth it for Instagram alone."

Buzzfeed Travel presents 31 things everyone should see and do in San Francisco, including a cruise across the bay to learn about the notorious history of Alcatraz Island (pictured): https://bzfd.it/2kaYsnc

A beautiful shot of the El Faro Beach Club at The Buenaventura Golf & Beach Resort Panama, one of our most popular resorts last week!

Travel + Leisure presents 16 of the best beach cities in Europe, including Lisbon, Portugal (pictured): https://tandl.me/2qNT8c4

Happy Friday! Here's the view guests at the San Diego Marriott Gaslamp Quarter will enjoy from the hotel's ALTITUDE Sky Lounge this weekend. Have a great one.

San Antonio is turning 300 this month! Here are 30 ways to celebrate this summer, from exploring theme parks to wandering gothic cathedrals and natural caverns: https://bit.ly/2k4kI2d

The Street is tracking the top trending vacation hot spots in the world right now, including Cancun, Mexico (pictured): https://bit.ly/2IGWdpI

As it approaches its reopening in June, we are delighted to welcome the Cadillac Hotel & Beach Club in Miami Beach to Vacations by Marriott!

Thrillist Travel lists the best places to travel in the month of June, including France's Côte d'Azur (pictured): https://bit.ly/2KZoCG2

A beautiful morning view of the white sands fronting the JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort in Florida, one of our most popular resorts last week!

Travel + Leisure recommends 13 affordable family vacation destinations to consider this summer, including Myrtle Beach, South Carolina (pictured): https://tandl.me/2jCP0Jg

Happy Friday everyone! It's been a nice morning at the Clearwater Beach Marriott Suites on Sand Key in Florida, with a warm weekend ahead. Have a great one.

Celebrating the summer season in Chicago? From music festivals to free entertainment for the whole family, we have the inside scoop on the best things to see and do in the city: https://bit.ly/2KQ6Jcn

"Long Wharf Marriott is one of our all time favorites." "Customer service, cleanliness, modern amenities, location, comfort were all A+." "...close to local sites that I wanted to see..." "The view was excellent." From a few recent, verified guest reviews of the Boston Marriott Long Wharf.

INSIDER presents the prettiest cities in the United States, including Washington, DC (pictured): https://bit.ly/2GhIDEW

Big congratulations to The Cove at Atlantis, which has been named to Conde Nast Traveler's 2018 Hot List highlighting new standout hotels around the world! https://bit.ly/2rgcCHY

Evening reflections at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Kissimmee, Florida - one of our most popular resorts last week!

New York City local Adrienne Jordan has nine recommendations for your next visit, including the 9/11 Museum at One World Trade Center: https://bit.ly/2JRxBYb

Happy Friday! Here's the poolside view guests at the new Renaissance Bali Uluwatu Resort & Spa will be enjoying this weekend. Have a great one.

Traveling to Charleston this summer? Take a break from the ordinary and see what it’s like to live like a local when you add these hidden gems to your itinerary: https://bit.ly/2w7ZKbJ

Lonely Planet invites us to explore Hawaii Island (aka the "Big Island") inside and out, including its Kilauea Volcano: https://bit.ly/2ji1eqq

Marriott Rewards members! Book your summer vacation package now and earn up to 10,000 bonus points at hotels and resorts worldwide, like the Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino (pictured): https://bit.ly/2nBf4Vo

A nice evening by the pool at the Courtyard Oahu North Shore in Hawaii, one of our most popular hotels last week!

Travel + Leisure has a comprehensive first look at the big changes happening at Renaissance hotels across the world: https://tandl.me/2HyJANO

It's "Festival Season" in the California desert, and more than a few concert-goers will be cooling down in the pool at Marriott's Shadow Ridge I-The Villages this weekend. Have a great one!

This week, we’re diving into another destination debate: Portland vs. Seattle. See which Northwest city best matches your spirit in our latest blog post. https://bit.ly/2HPfZPh

Thrillist Travel presents 20 epic weekend getaways to a wide variety of destinations, like the Cayman Islands (pictured): https://tinyurl.com/y8goj8j5

Lonely Planet asked 10 family travel experts to name their favorite spots to take the kids, including San Diego (pictured): https://bit.ly/2JHudjv

"The Marriott Waterfront hotel in Seattle, is simply, stunning." "All staff members were very friendly and helpful." "The rooms and fitness area were wonderful..." "The hotel was so comfortable we had a hard time leaving." From a few recent, verified guest reviews of the Seattle Marriott Waterfront.

The warm sands fronting The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai, one of our most popular hotels last week!

Fodor's presents 21 ultimate experiences on the Hawaiian island of Maui: https://bit.ly/2F5K2wG

Happy Friday everyone! Here's the afternoon view guests at the Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa will be enjoying this weekend. Have a great one.

Planning one last fling before the ring? Vegas isn’t your only option for an epic bachelorette party. Here are some top cities and best hotels and resorts where you can celebrate: https://bit.ly/2qGIzZy

Frommer's recommends a variety of things to see and do on a week-long trip to Peru, including a visit to Machu Picchu (pictured): https://bit.ly/2EXMLbB

USA Today has all the details on upgrades made earlier this year at The Westin Las Vegas Hotel & Spa, which features a pool deck with views of the High Roller! https://usat.ly/2JS5Tvl

Travel + Leisure names America's favorite cities for affordable getaways, including New Orleans (pictured): https://tandl.me/2H1FzNC

A new day dawns at the Marriott Cancun Resort in Mexico, one of our most popular resorts last week!

The Active Times presents 50 of the most spectacular beaches in the entire world, including Eagle Beach in Aruba (pictured): https://bit.ly/2GZztBd

Happy Friday! It's a beautiful morning at the River Pool fronting The Beach at Atlantis in the Bahamas, with a warm weekend ahead. Have a great one.

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From the Caviar Tacos to the Chocolate Terrarium, this Las Vegas supper club proves it’s not just the shows that have guests coming back. Get an inside scoop on the best dishes from the Executive Chef of Rose. Rabbit. Lie. himself, Steve Gotham: https://bit.ly/2GTsJAF

Fodor's presents 13 reasons why Durban is South Africa's most underrated city, including the Golden Mile (pictured): https://bit.ly/2uZ6U16

U.S. News and World Report has ranked 20 of the world's top honeymoon destinations, including Tahiti (pictured): https://bit.ly/2zUBZFm

A little bit beach, a little bit Manhattan: we are excited to welcome the westdrift Manhattan Beach in California to Vacations by Marriott!

The unforgettable view from a Sky Villa at The Ritz-Carlton, Bali, one of our most popular resorts last week!

The Active Times presents the most photogenic vacation location in every U.S. state, including the Wormsloe Historic Site in Savannah, Georgia (pictured): https://bit.ly/2HgUxjy

Happy Friday! It's already Saturday at the Pier One Sydney Harbour in Australia, and here's the view of the city's iconic Harbour Bridge guests will enjoy this warm, sunny weekend. Have a great one.

Few cities can break records like Dubai. If it’s not the tallest building soaring at 2,722 feet in the sky, it’s the indoor amusement park spanning the size of 28 football fields. Check out what makes Dubai’s attractions some of the biggest and best of the world: https://bit.ly/2Hbwtib