FX Excursions

FX Excursions offers the chance for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in destinations around the world.

Celebrate National Tequila Day with Cocktails from 7 Resorts Around the World

by Mary Melnick

Jul 2, 2024

© Kondratova | Dreamstime.com

Food & Drink

Celebrate National Tequila Day on July 24 with these delicious cocktails from hotels and resorts around the world.



© The Algonquin Hotel

Linger On | The Algonquin Hotel, Autograph Collection, New York, New York

  • ½ oz Casamigos
  • 1 oz Cointreau
  • 1 oz Grand Marnier
  • 1 oz lime juice


Combine all ingredients into a shaker, pour over ice, and garnish with ginger and lime.



© The Alida Hotel

Hot Love | The Alida Hotel, Savannah, Georgia

  • 5 oz Olmeca Altos Blanco Tequila
  • .5 oz Ancho Reyes Verde Liqueur
  • .75 oz lime juice
  • .5 oz agave syrup
  • 3 dashes of spicy tincture


Rim half of a rocks glass with smoked serrano salt, shake all ingredients, add to the glass with cubed ice and garnish with a lime wheel.



© The Elms Hotel & Spa

I Lava You | The Elms Hotel & Spa, Excelsior Springs, Missouri

  • 1 oz Tanteo Jalapeno Tequila
  • 1 oz Plantation OFTD Overproof
  • 1 oz pineapple juice
  • ½ oz lime juice
  • 1 oz cream of coconut


Add all ingredients with ice to a shaker, shake until chilled, pour over ice and top with grenadine.


© Hyatt Regency Maui


Spice in a Day | Hyatt Regency Maui Resort, Maui, Hawai’i

  • 5 oz 21 Seeds Cucumber Jalapeno Tequila
  • ½ oz Sombra Mezcal
  • ½ oz orange liqueur
  • 5 oz house sour mix
  • ½ oz lime juice


Shake ingredients and pour over ice. Garnish with a jalapeno and an orchid blossom.



© Park Hyatt New York

Batanga | Park Hyatt New York, New York, New York

  • 2 oz Don Javier
  • ¼ oz lime juice
  • Mexican Coca Cola
  • Pinch of margarita salt
  • Lime for garnish


Stir salt with lime juice in the bottom of the glass until salt is dissolved. Add other ingredients, then stir again.



© Thompson Zihuatanejo

Basil Margarita | Thompson Zihuatanejo, Zihuatanejo, Mexico

  • 5 oz tequila reposado
  • 1 oz Controy
  • 5 oz grapefruit juice
  • ½ oz basil syrup
  • Basil leaves


Soften the basil in the tequila, then add all the ingredients in a shaker and shake well.



© Hyatt Regency Greenwich

Smoke & Citrus Sunset | Hyatt Regency Greenwich, Greenwich, Connecticut

  • 1 oz tequila
  • 1 oz mezcal
  • ½ oz Campari
  • 2 oz grapefruit
  • Dash of Agave



Insta Feed
Jul 18, 2024

Have a Summer Escape at Lotte Hotel Seattle

Lotte Hotel Seattle is the perfect home base for a summer adventure in Seattle. Lotte Hotel Seattle offers luxury and comfort with stunning views of the city and Puget Sound.

United Continues Its Global Expansion

United Airlines keeps soaring to new heights, recently announcing another expansion of its leading global route network. The airline added new non-stop flights between Newark (EWR) and Marrakesh (RAK), Morocco; Tokyo (NRT) and Cebu (CEB), Philippines; and Houston (IAH) and Medellin (MDE), Colombia. That’s not all: United also plans to increase flights to popular worldwide destinations including Hong Kong (HKG); Seoul (INC), South Korea; and Porto (OPO), Portugal. Following the recent agreement to increase flights between the U.S. and Chinese governments, the airline now adds four weekly flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Shanghai (PVG).

Jul 18, 2024

Arlo Hotels Debuts NoMad Diner

Arlo NoMad, in Midtown Manhattan, opened its NoMad Diner in May. Chef Fred Maurer helms the reimagined diner concept.

Destinations / North America
Jul 17, 2024

Visit the City of 100 Murals

If you’re a fan of public artwork and always make a point to seek out murals during every trip (they make for great photo ops, after all), then you’ll want to make tracks for the City of 100 Murals: Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

Welcome to Wyndham Monterrey Ambassador Centro

Wyndham Monterrey Ambassador Centro, operated by Aimbridge LATAM, opened its doors, welcoming guests to one of the most iconic and traditional properties in Monterrey, Nuevo León. Boasting 229 rooms and suites, the hotel, part of Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, is ready for discerning travelers. Wyndham Hotels & Resorts is the largest hotel franchise company in the world with approximately 9,100 hotels in more than 95 countries.

Jul 17, 2024

This Hawaiian Hotel Offers Tailored Experiences to Your Zodiac Sign

Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa introduced a new offer for those interested in astrology and zodiac signs. The new Written in the Stars package offers experiences tailored to each zodiac sign, including an individualized spa treatment, birth chart readings, astrology cocktail menus and a Tour of the Stars experience with the hotel’s NASA ambassador.