FX Excursions

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

What’s New in Half Moon Bay

by Katie Skrzek

Jun 29, 2021

© David And Diane Daniel | Dreamstime.com

North America

Half Moon Bay, California, entices travelers to visit this summer with a season full of fun activities and events.


Make it Main Street

Running July 1—Nov. 4, the event celebrates local artists. On the first Thursday of the month, 1–7 p.m., five blocks of Main Street offer a rotating group of musicians, artists, storytellers and poets presenting their art. Local short films will be screened in the evenings.


30th Annual Farm + Fish + Flowers

Held July 24, 10 a.m.–4 p.m., the unique event gives visitors a chance to explore areas of local nurseries, greenhouses and farms not normally open to the public. Tour one location for $20 or three for $40.


Goat Yoga

Lemos Farm hosts outdoor goat yoga. The experience includes 45 minutes of yoga with 15 –20 goats roaming around yogis, followed by 15 minutes in the petting zoo. Classes are held Saturday and Sunday for $35 per person.


The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay Celebrates 20 Years

In honor of The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay’s 20th anniversary, the property offers guests a 20 Years on the Coast deal. The offer includes overnight accommodations, a 2001 wine selected by a sommelier and chocolate cake made with 20-year-old Scotch. Available through Dec. 31, rates start at $975 per night.


Half Moon Bay Brewing Co.

Half Moon Bay Brewing Co. reopened its bar for the first time since March 2020. The brewery also boasts an outdoor dog-friendly patio seating area and an indoor dining room. Beers are available on tap or in cans and bottles.


Insta Feed
Trends / Top Trends
Aug 1, 2021

Global Traveler Announces the Winners of The Trazees

It’s time for fun and celebration as we announce the winners of our 2021 The Trazees, in its seventh year. Congratulations to all the amazing winners!

Find the Perfect Greek Island for You

With more than 6,000 islands total, with 227 inhabited, in Greece, the selection is overwhelming. Which one is perfect for your next vacation?

Destinations / Caribbean
Jul 30, 2021

Amsterdam Manor Beach Resort Gets a New Look

Located on Aruba, Amsterdam Manor Beach Resort provides an island getaway for any type of traveler in need of an escape from everyday life. The AAA Three Diamond and pet-friendly boutique resort boasts six different modern room types among its 72 studios and suites while still maintaining its exterior Dutch Colonial architecture. The resort is currently going through a floor-to-ceiling renovation. Check out some of the highlights from the renovations.

Trends / Top Trends
Jul 29, 2021

Dating Blogger Melissa Braverman Releases “Notes from a Single Gal in the City”

Inspired by her blog, Melissa Braverman’s new book, Notes from a Single Gal in the City – Reflections on Dating & Mating, offers a fresh take on single life for thirtysomethings today. Available now in paperback and as an e-book on Amazon and Barnes & Noble, the book provides insights about modern dating culture and advice for those navigating the dating world.

Tailor-Made for Tropical Fun, Finest Punta Cana is Where You Should Stay Next

You probably didn’t know you needed to visit the Dominican Republic until you learned about the new, beautiful, modern, all-inclusive resort in Punta Cana.

Food & Drink
Jul 28, 2021

National Rum Day Cocktails

Nothing says summer quite like a boozy frozen cocktail from a tiki bar. National Rum Day is Aug. 16, so get your festive drinkware ready and sip on these tropical concoctions from places close to the equator.