Pickleball is no longer just your grandparents’ sport. This growing hobby reaches new heights and, in 2021, garnered nearly 5 million players. If you’ve been meaning to give the sport a try, do so while staying at one of these properties.
At The Tryall Club in Jamaica, you’ll enjoy an exclusive, VIP-worthy stay in a villa. When you’re ready to leave the beach club’s zero-entry heated infinity pool, you’ll find a wealth of activities. Beyond the tennis and championship golf, the resort boasts its own pickleball concierge, so you can arrange for equipment delivery and private coaching sessions.
At this Caribbean property, you can try something totally new: beach pickleball. Take in the sand, surf and views as you try this growing sport on famous Seven Mile Beach. After you’re finished, enjoy a dip in the largest freshwater pool on the island or a treatment at the expansive spa.
But there’s no need to leave the country to enjoy pickleball in luxury. In South Carolina, Montage Palmetto Bluff offers six pickleball courts, plus its own full-time pickleball instructor on staff, Tony Gottlieb, who just so happens to be one of the top pickleball pros in the world.
Winter in Boston is a magical experience; from a stroll across the frosted Public Gardens to holiday shopping on Newbury Street, the festive season comes alive in Boston.
United Airlines is in the midst of a major initiative to modernize its fleet over the next several years. After first announcing the plan in 2021, planes fitted with United’s signature interior are finally beginning to appear across the airline’s narrowbody fleet of Boeing and Airbus planes. United flyers are sure to notice these enhancements from the moment they step on board: Each new or updated plane sports remodeled seats, seatback entertainment screens for everyone, Bluetooth connectivity and more, all adding up to a better experience on every journey.
A perfect New England holiday season awaits in Central Massachusetts. West of Boston, the state offers plenty of small-town holiday charm and events.
Spain’s capital brims with historical sites, tapas and neighborhoods to explore. Home to world-class art museums, breathtaking architecture and a spectacular dining scene, Madrid is a feast for all senses. If you only have two days to explore the city, don’t worry. We spoke with Four Seasons Hotel Madrid’s concierge team to give you the best insight for your short trip to Madrid.
From the windy tip of Malin Head in County Donegal to the colorful harbor town of Kinsale in County Cork, Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way amazes at every turn. Feel the blast of fresh sea air with a lighthouse walk. Get up close to history, grab a fireside seat at a traditional music session, experience the world-famous Irish hospitality and explore some of Ireland's most exhilarating coastal scenery. It is a place that inspired dreamers and travelers, poets and painters with a landscape filled with stone walls, thatched cottages, deserted beaches and breathtaking views. Charming towns and villages, 1,500 miles of soaring cliffs, incredible landscapes and unique experiences await.
For travelers looking for a dessert escape this holiday season, Oasis at Death Valley awaits. Ancient waters bubble up from the ground to support an entire ecosystem at Oasis at Death Valley, a secluded resort tucked into the dramatic desert setting off Death Valley National Park.