USA: “Four fabulous weeks of travel across the USA”

Hi! Both my husband Michael and I have been members of WorldMark South Pacific Club for over 13 years, achieving Privileges Platinum level. Recently, we documented four fabulous weeks of travel across the USA followed by another week of cruising in the Caribbean.

The journey begins …

Los Angeles

The weather here was sunny and warm to hot. The highlights were Disneyland, Universal Studios and Hollywood, even though Hollywood wasn’t what I thought it would be … it turned out to be quite dirty and cramped with construction work in front of Mann’s Chinese Theatre and most of the surrounding streets.

Hollywood Walk of Fame

Where the stars are immortalised on Hollywood Boulevard! It has more than 2,500 stars spread over 18 blocks and over 10 million visitors a year. We could only do a few blocks due to time restrictions, but what a thrill to be here.

The Hollywood Sign was initially Hollywood Land sales. Originally made from timber, it was rebuilt in metal and is now an icon.

Rodeo Drive was very exciting. Beverly Wiltshire Hotel is where Pretty Woman was filmed. The street is lined with exclusive shops such as Louis Vuitton, Gucci, etc. so I could only window shop. There were lots of prestige cars such as Mercedes, Ferrari etc. to look at.

Rodeo Drive

Rodeo Drive

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A Golden Marriage: Owners tie the knot at Ramada Golden Beach

On the afternoon of November 5, 2016 Ramada Golden Beach (Sunshine Coast, Queensland) hosted the wedding of Anthony Quin and Kerry L’Estrange.

Anthony and Kerry met on online dating site eHarmony four years ago and joined the Wyndham Discovery program whilst holidaying on the Gold Coast in 2014. Continue reading

Denarau Island: “We love everything about this resort”

On the 3rd of July this year we flew from Brisbane to Wyndham Resort Denarau Island (Fiji) for a one-week stay. This holiday with our daughter Lauren, son Matt and daughter-in-law Melinda had been planned for four years, since Matt and Melinda had returned from living and working in the UK. The holiday was originally planned for May to coincide with our (Bevan and I) 35th wedding anniversary but as Matt is a school teacher we had to wait until the July school holidays. The holiday was even more special, as we had become grandparents to precious Oliver in late December of 2015, so this was his first overseas trip! The family time was so special and gave us a chance to spend quality time with Oliver and get to know him better. Continue reading

California, USA: “A great holiday with some great memories”

It was my husband’s 60th Birthday and the 30th anniversary of when we first met in USA, so to celebrate both occasions we decided on a trip to California, USA. We wanted to restrict it to two weeks so that it would fit in the September school holidays.

We decided on Anaheim due to the theme parks and San Diego because going to the San Diego Zoo was high up on my children’s bucket list. Continue reading

Londonderry: UK & Ireland Club Tour

Londonderry Morning

Londonderry Morning

This photo was taken from our hotel window during our stay in Londonderry as part of our UK and Ireland Club Tour in August.

Francis & Jennifer, 

Wyndham timeshare Owners since 2014

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Flynns Beach: “We will be back in November because we can’t stay away and because we can!”

With my partner Rosemary, I have been a Wyndham Owner since 2006.  In ten years of accumulative membership we have experienced some fantastic vacations and short stays in beautiful places within Australia and overseas.  We have enjoyed time in Vancouver, Whistler, Fiji, Bali, Wanaka (at least 10 times in both summer and winter) and thanks to our RCI association, holidays in France, Greece and Tahiti. Did I mention the cruises?

In 2017 we will enjoy another New Zealand stay in Wanaka followed by Hawaii, California, Missouri, Florida and New York.  While that will be exciting, it is the winter break in North Queensland, Port Douglas and we particularly love when the warm jackets can be left at home in the cupboard.

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Lakes Entrance: “Endless sand and beautiful views”

A recent trip where we stayed at WorldMark Resort Lakes Entrance

The first photo was at Lake Tyers Beach where there is endless sand and beautiful views and we ate fish and chips by the sea!

Lake Tyers Beach

 

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Kirra Beach: “We arrived all excited at the prospect of spending a week together”

Our family is growing fast so it is becoming difficult for us to all get together, especially since one of our sons and his family live interstate. For this reason, we planned a family holiday at Wyndham Kirra Beach well in advance. Early in 2015 we booked 4 units to accommodate my husband and myself along with our four children and their families. In April this year we arrived all excited at the prospect of spending a week together.

Wyndham Kirra Beach

Wyndham Kirra Beach

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“Exploring beautiful Hobart and beyond filled every day with wonder and excitement!”

I have been a Wyndham Owner for 15 years and it has given me a unique privilege to share my holidays with family and friends.

So here we are in Tassie! I invited my friends from Germany and Panama,  Mauricio, Lilia and their baby Elias and Helena to the ‘Apple Isle’. We stayed at the luxurious Wyndham Seven Mile Beach. On entering the 3 bedroom apartment, my friends were so overwhelmed with the palatial size and beautiful interior. Exploring beautiful Hobart and beyond filled every day with wonder and excitement!

Wyndham Seven Mile Beach

Wyndham Seven Mile Beach

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“We had a lovely vacation at Wyndham Kirra Beach”

Wyndham Kirra Beach

We had a lovely vacation at Wyndham Kirra Beach. We spent late evenings casting for whiting. My son was thrilled to fight this dart on a 1 kg  line. The fish was released.

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