Surrounded by the beauty of the Ozarks, Big Cedar Lodge is a one-of-a-kind resort preserving the atmosphere of the wilderness with first class accommodations. Located in the heart of the Midwest, just ten miles south of Branson, Missouri on Table Rock Lake and tucked into the wooded hillsides of the Ozark Mountains you will find Big Cedar Lodge.

EscapaditaHistoric charm, dense jungles and tropical beaches.

As Southwest Airlines has recently annexed AirTran Airways, many new destinations have been added to the low-cost carrier's routes. Recently, Southwest began operating flights to San Juan, Puerto Rico and as it is a territory of the United States, you can visit the Caribbean without a passport.

escapaditaThe Baja California spa known worldwide

Guests arrive to vacation at Rancho La Puerta after hearing of its reputation from friends and press, including three "World's Best Destination Spa" awards from Travel + Leisure in the past four years. But they leave with a new lease on life - their mind, body and spirit recharged in ways that are only possible at a spa that combines the best of bio-diverse nature, professional fitness coaching, discreet hospitality, elegant folk-art-infused private casitas, creative cuisine inspired by a 5-acre farm, swimming, tennis, soothing spa therapies and above all, unparalleled relaxation.

escapaditaIn a world where the Sun walked the Earth...

Where Gods where hidden within Stones...

And ancient cultures dominated the Oceans...

And men communicated with the Universe...

A magical legend emerged to forge the Inca Empire, one of the greatest civilizations of all time.

Explore the Mighty Five

escapaditaUtah is home five of America's most popular and iconic national parks; Arches, Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef and Zion. Easily accessible, amazingly beautiful and uniquely fascinating, the five parks can be visited all year long.

It all starts with a cookie....

EscapaditaExperience a fantastic golf resort in San Diego at the DoubleTree by Hilton Golf Resort San Diego, where a quintessential Southern California resort experience awaits you. A friendly staff is ready to welcome you with a smile and a freshly-made, signature chocolate chip cookie at check-in. Less than 25 minutes north of downtown San Diego you will find a beautiful, pet friendly resort offering a contemporary hideaway in the foothills of the Black Mountain Open Space Park. Rolling hills, palms trees, green fairways and lush vegetation highlight the property, providing a unique and relaxing setting for each guest. Both business and leisure travelers benefit from the resort's central locale just minutes from many large corporations as well as the San Diego Zoo's Safari Park.


Una herencia mágica de Baja California

The history of Rancho Tecate goes back to the beginning of the 19th century with the founding of the internationally famous winery "Bodegas de Tanamá´. More recently, many have heard of how Juan Alessio, a well-known businessman who operated the "Agua Caliente" racetrack for over thirty years, purchased Rancho Tecate.


Set on a coastal bluff overlooking the Pacific in the heart of the vibrant arts community of Laguna Beach, Montage Laguna Beach offers 30 acres of oceanfront luxury. Montage Laguna Beach offers a seaside destination unlike any other. It is the ideal Southern California beach retreat. The resort features beachfront accommodations; spa, dining at Studio, a wealth of outdoor recreation including three pools, beach and water sports and fine art collection.



Just a short drive from anywhere in San Diego or Tijuana, Sycuan offers amazing options for excitement or relaxation. Sycuan Casino offers exciting gaming action while Sycuan Golf Resort features San Diego's only 54-hole golf facility set amongst tranquil rolling hills.


Island of Romance

Santa Catalina, known to most as Catalina Island, is just 20 miles off the coast of Southern California. Travel time to Avalon, the island's only city, can be done in as little as 15 minutes by air, or one hour by boat. Visitors of this one-square mile city often feel as if they are in a foreign land, not just in Southern California's backyard.

Advertisers & Partners

Learn more about the advertisers and charities featured in Giving Back Magazine.

See Partners