Experiences

Day On, Day Off: Delray Sands Resort & Delray Beach

Arts & Culture, Beach, Delray Beach/Boca Raton, Experiences, Family, Florida East Coast & Keys, Food & Drink, Opal Moments|

What to do in Delray Beach? We’ve got the lowdown on how to spend two days here – one exclusively on-property at Delray Sands Resort; the other consumed with the can’t-miss things to do in town.

7 Reasons to Visit Opal Destinations This Summer

Active, Arts & Culture, Bar Harbor, Beach, Experiences, Family, Florida East Coast & Keys, Florida Gulf Coast, Food & Drink, Hutchinson Island/Jensen Beach, Jupiter/North Palm Beach, Key West, Lake George, Lake Placid, New England Coast, New York Adirondacks, Sarasota/Longboat Key|

We dug deep into all Opal destinations in Florida, Maine, and New York to build this list of top summer events and seasonal vacation ideas.

Street Smart: Sarasota’s Palm Avenue

Arts & Culture, Experiences, Florida Gulf Coast, Food & Drink, Sarasota/Longboat Key|

When it comes to things to do in Sarasota, Florida, there’s no better place to spend a morning or afternoon soaking up the chic shopping experience than this popular stretch of Palm Avenue.

Inside Opal’s Newest Property: Hutchinson Shores Resort & Spa

Active, Arts & Culture, Beach, Experiences, Florida East Coast & Keys, Food & Drink, Hutchinson Island/Jensen Beach, Opal Moments|

Opened in October of 2017, Hutchinson Shores Resort & Spa is a boutique hotel set on a hidden gem of a barrier island. Here’s what makes it your ultimate, always-relaxing home away from home.

Day On, Day Off: The Sagamore & Lake George

Active, Arts & Culture, Beach, Experiences, Family, Food & Drink, Lake George, New York Adirondacks, Opal Moments|

Looking for things to do in Lake George? We lay out two full days – one spent exclusively on-property at The Sagamore Resort; the next, a full day in the village of Lake George.

5 Best Bike Routes in Opal’s Florida Destinations

Active, Experiences, Florida East Coast & Keys, Florida Gulf Coast, Jupiter/North Palm Beach, Key West, Naples, Sarasota/Longboat Key, St. Petersburg/Clearwater|

For the vacationer who needs to move around – to get the heart pumping and explore a bit – we highlight the best bike trails to take your two wheels in Opal’s Florida destinations.

Top Things to do in Key West from June through August

Active, Arts & Culture, Beach, Experiences, Family, Florida East Coast & Keys, Food & Drink, Key West, Opal Moments|

When the tourists head north after May, Key West lets its true colors show with laid-back attractions and festivals that the locals love.

5 Reasons Why Clearwater is America’s #1 Beach

Beach, Clearwater Beach, Experiences, Florida Gulf Coast|

Sitting at the top of TripAdvisor’s 2018 “Best 25 Beaches in the United States” list, you’ll find none other than Clearwater Beach, which has been making waves with visitors for years. Here’s why.

Street Smart: Rockland’s Main Street

Active, Arts & Culture, Camden/Rockport/Rockland, Experiences, Family, Food & Drink, New England Coast|

When it comes to things to do in Rockland, Maine, there’s no better place to explore than the town’s Main Street, a one-mile stretch through downtown that feels perfectly warm and familiar to New Englanders and outsiders alike.

Q&A: Why Acadia is the Best Climbing Destination

Active, Bar Harbor, Experiences, New England Coast|

Acadia National Park may be an overlooked rock-climbing destination. But, according to Eli Simon of Bar Harbor’s Atlantic Climbing School, that’s also precisely what makes it so special.