FX Excursions

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

The Toad & Co High Tide Short

by Megan Hill

Jul 2, 2015

© Patricia Hofmeester | Dreamstime

Products / Travel

Toad & Co’s attractive Modern Travel line aims at appealing to the active traveler, the type of person who wants to look great and feel comfortable whether at the beach, on the plane or on the trail.

 

The women’s High Tide Short is a nice addition to the line. The beachy, surf-style shorts are perfect for the active wearer, whether you’re at a lakeside barbecue or dozing in a hammock in a park. They’re slim-fitting but made with lightweight, stretchy fabric (a poly/spandex blend) so they stay comfortable and cool while you’re active. Further, they’re quick-drying, so you can leave them on for water sports but avoid getting too soggy.

 

The fabric is also rated UPF 40+, so you’re protected when you’re outside for a long time. The clean look of the shorts is assisted by the fact there are no front pockets; it’s a bit of a convenience trade-off for the slim look of the shorts. However, the shorts do come with a decent-sized zippered pocket at the back left, ideal for holding a car and house key.

 

Overall, these are great shorts for an active summer, despite the lack of large pockets.

 

#TrazeeTravel

Insta Feed
Calendar
Jan 17, 2022

Updates from Montage Los Cabos

Montage Los Cabos partners with Chef Mauro Colagreco of the award-winning Mirazur restaurant in France on an exclusive Mirazur Beyond Borders experience. Chef Mauro will take up residency at the resort for the dinner series, Feb. 9–18. The unique dining experience highlights the rich culinary traditions of Mexico, ingredients from the Baja Peninsula and sustainable cooking techniques. The dinner experience starts at $550 per person, with an optional wine pairing for $160. Book reservations here.

Calendar
Jan 14, 2022

New Experience at AC Hotel Orlando Downtown

Now that concerts, sports games and other live events are back, everyone is rushing to see their favorite artists, sports teams and more, with many traveling for an event. The AC Hotel Orlando Downtown has the perfect offer for those visiting Orlando, Florida.

Calendar
Jan 13, 2022

Choose Chicago, United Airlines Announce Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Apprenticeship

Choose Chicago and United Airlines currently collaborate on an Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Apprenticeship Program, also with support from Tourism Diversity Matters. United Airlines fully funds the program in 2022, and one lucky candidate will be selected to complete the competitive pilot program.

Calendar
Jan 12, 2022

Santa Fe County Launches Santa Fe County Experience App

Santa Fe County, New Mexico, recently announced the launch of the Santa Fe County Experience app to exhibit the many sites and businesses found in the county through different itineraries. Visitors and locals using the app can easily plan trips in the county and explore both well-known and hidden features found in Santa Fe County.

Calendar
Jan 11, 2022

New Moxy Properties Coming to New York City, Los Angeles

Four new properties are set to debut in New York City and Los Angeles in 2022 from developer and real estate investor Lightstone and Moxy Hotels. Two new Moxy hotels will open in New York: Moxy Lower East Side and Moxy Williamsburg. One new Moxy hotel and one dual-branded Moxy and AC hotel will open in Los Angeles: Moxy Los Angeles Downtown and AC Hotel Los Angeles Downtown.

Calendar
Jan 10, 2022

Celebrate George Washington’s Birthday in Laredo, Texas

The nation’s oldest and largest celebration honoring the first president of our country, Washington’s Birthday Celebration, returns to Laredo, Texas, for the 124th year. A celebration lasting more than a month, Jan. 21–Feb. 27, this party includes more than 28 events, such as a jalapeno eating contest, a Martha Washington Colonial Pageant and Ball and more. The month-long celebration draws a crowd of more than 400,000 people and offers some of the most well-known social events in South Texas.