Family

How to Navigate Acadia National Park’s New Vehicle Reservations System

Active, Bar Harbor, Experiences, Family, New England Coast|

Here’s what you need to know about how to make a vehicle reservation online and common questions about the process answered.

Top Things to Do in Bar Harbor from May to August

Active, Arts & Culture, Bar Harbor, Beach, Experiences, Family, Food & Drink, New England Coast, Opal Moments|

From fine arts and classical music to hiking and picnics, summers in Bar Harbor, Maine, are always a well-rounded affair.

7 Things Your Kids Will Love About Lake Placid

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

Any parent knows that traveling with kids is an exercise in logistical planning. Not when you’re on a family vacation to Lake Placid, where the kid activities naturally abound.

Your Guide to Camden/Rockport/Rockland, Maine

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

From local landmarks to stunning settings, here are our top picks of things to do in Rockport, Rockland, and Camden Maine.

The 5 Senses of Sandpearl Resort

Active, Arts & Culture, Beach, Clearwater Beach, Destination Guides, Experiences, Family, Florida Gulf Coast, Food & Drink, Opal Moments, The 5 Senses|

Immerse yourself into the experiences of a stay at Sandpearl

Opal Unpacked: Unwrapping The Best Guest Moments of 2021

Across Opal, Bar Harbor, Camden/Rockport/Rockland, Clearwater Beach, Delray Beach/Boca Raton, 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, Naples, New England Coast, New York Adirondacks, Opal Moments, Sarasota/Longboat Key, St. Petersburg/Clearwater, Treasure Island|

Opal Unpacked is unwrapping the top #MyOpalMoment posts shared by guests in 2021. Here’s a look back at 21 posts, across each of our 21 properties that highlight your year of fun and fabulous times with Opal. Did your post make it into this year’s top moments? 

5 Ways to Reclaim Your Postponed Vacations

Across Opal, Active, Arts & Culture, Beach, Experiences, Family, Florida East Coast & Keys, Florida Gulf Coast, Key West, Lake Placid, New England Coast, New York Adirondacks, Opal Moments|

Postponed doesn't have to mean canceled. Whether it was an

Your Birthday Bash Guide to Sunset Key

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

Growing up is hard enough as is it. Which is why when it comes to those big birthday milestones (40, 50, 60), you deserve a bash to beat all other bashes.

QUIZ: Your Next Opal Collection Destination

Across Opal, Active, Arts & Culture, Bar Harbor, Beach, Camden/Rockport/Rockland, Clearwater Beach, Delray Beach/Boca Raton, Destination Guides, Experiences, Family, Florida East Coast & Keys, Florida Gulf Coast, Hutchinson Island/Jensen Beach, Jupiter/North Palm Beach, Key West, Lake George, Lake Placid, Naples, New England Coast, New York Adirondacks, Sarasota/Longboat Key, St. Petersburg/Clearwater, Treasure Island, Where to Stay|

With 21 unique Opal Collection properties dotting the East Coast from Bar Harbor, Maine to the Florida Keys, we’re sure this quick quiz will lead you to an amazing trip, and possibly add a few new items to your bucket list.

A Day on Pine Avenue

Family, Florida Gulf Coast, Food & Drink|

Anna Maria Island is a charming slice of Florida living,