Beach & Sun

Client Perspective: Why a Travel Agent Makes Sense

Recently we helped clients celebrate their long-overdue honeymoon in St. Lucia. The groom's mother, Lisa Lou Zook,  was so impressed by CSB Travel's services and was reminded why using a travel advisor is worth the expense. She wrote about it on her website, and we were so flattered by her words that we wanted to reshare it. Read on...

Spring Break 2021: Our Top Picks

If you're used to jetting off to Mexico or the Caribbean for spring break, you may be second guessing your plans right now. We've rounded up some of our favorite resorts right here in the United States so you can still have a wonderful vacation without the hassle or worry of leaving the country. And remember, when you book...

Property Spotlight: One&Only Mandarina

In November 2020 the One&Only Mandarina opened in Riviera Nayarit, Mexico. It’s a secluded eco haven set between the Sierra del Vallejo Mountains and Pacific Ocean. Our own Cristina Buaas attended the opening this fall after serving on the property’s advisory board for almost two years and shared her thoughts below.  One&Only Mandarina is a coastal sanctuary hidden among the rainforest’s edge in Monteón. With an emphasis on sustainability and connecting with nature, this property offers authentic outdoor experiences, tropical relaxation, and chic resort living. It’s the...

Destination Spotlight: Punta Mita, Mexico

Destination Spotlight: Punta Mita, Nayarit, Mexico Punta Mita is a private peninsula north of Puerto Vallarta. It’s home to some of the most luxurious hotel brands, including Four Seasons and St. Regis. With plenty to see, do, eat, and drink, this under-the-radar locale is ideal for travelers yearning for a Mexican getaway without the fuss of Cancun or the airs of Cabo.     When to Go  November to early June tends to...

Property Spotlight: Four Seasons Punta Mita

If there’s one thing Mexico has in abundance, it’s beautiful beachfront resorts. At CSB Travel, one of our favorites is the Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita. Tucked between the Sierra Madre Mountains and the pristine Pacific coast, this property has it all: privacy, sophistication, and service to boot. The only problem with it is leaving!    Getting There  Traveling to the resort...

Last Minute Holiday Getaways

Fall has officially arrived, and the holiday season is right around the corner. Travelers who traditionally spend a week lounging by the sea or skiing down the mountain may be second guessing things this year – but have no fear! At CSB Travel we can help navigate the current rules and regulations (and fantastic promotions) to ensure your tradition...

The World is Reopening: Where Can I Go?

As the world slowly reopens, US citizens are getting more options for vacation destinations for 2020 and beyond. If you’re set on international travel, we’ve compiled a list of countries and regions that have reopened with little to no regulations for tourists to enter. This list is ever-changing, so be sure to check the Center for Disease and Control’s travel page, US Department of State’s travel...

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Traveling During COVID: Easy Domestic Destinations

Life before the COVID-19 pandemic feels like a distant memory. After months of staying at home, travelers across the globe are ready to get moving again! Although many destinations are still off limits, there are plenty of wonderful options here in the United States worth checking off your list. From coastal California to sunny South Florida and everywhere in...

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