Happy Mardi Gras! New Orleans is going full force today for Fat Tuesday celebrations and parades. Gold, green and violet colors decorate the colonial French Quarter while parade float riders throw beads, cups, doubloons and other trinkets—a tradition since the 1870s. Tourism and annual spending is at its absolute highest in New Orleans at this time, and for good reason! The fun doesn’t stop from the First week of January all the way until the Tuesday before lent, also known as Fat Tuesday. Rent a timeshare in New Orleans to get the most out of a Fat Tuesday vacation celebration.
Did you miss out on your chance to rent a timeshare in New Orleans? Don’t fret! There is still time to attend Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras, which doesn’t end until April 4th.
Marriott Vacation Club really lives up to its #VacationGreatness hashtag with its wide variety of resorts in Instagram worthy locations throughout the world. Whether you’re looking to catch up on some relaxation on Florida’s southwestern coast or hit the slopes in the glitziest ski town in Colorado, staying at a Marriott Vacation Club timeshare can make your next trip that much more amazing.
As one of America’s most fun cities, Orlando has plenty to do, even beyond the theme parks. But if you’re looking for an even bigger adventure, head out beyond Orlando to the surrounding areas. Besides Florida’s stretch of various land, you’ll find surprising attractions and natural wonders that are sure to make your vacation unforgettable. Here are our favorite Orlando day trips.