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4 Ways Vacation Ownership Impacts Your Life

Have you ever given thought to the changes you can make to the way you vacation that can improve your family’s life significantly?  Whether you like returning to the same place every year, because it feels like home, or enjoying new destinations, looking into vacation ownership is a smart thing to do.  Read on to see why.

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Wine Country: Warm Beautiful Days and Cool Beautiful Nights!

What to Wear on Your Wine Country Adventure

It’s a safe bet that the springtime weather in Napa and Sonoma will be mostly fabulous. Spring is the time when the grape vines are sending up new green shoots, and the countryside is alive with the vibrant gold of mustard blooms and colorful flowering trees and plants. The average daytime temperature for May is 76° and at night 47°. Some days may be more like summer, warm and dry, and other days may be slightly cooler.  Though rainfall in May is on average only 1.06 inches, it’s still always wise to be prepared with a light jacket or raincoat.

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Photos: Share the Joy Punta Cana 2014: Saona Island.

We’ve said it before: our goal is to provide our members with unique and unforgettable vacation experiences. This time we put together a tour, exclusive for members, to one of the most beautiful places on the East Shore of the Dominican Republic: Saona Island. It was a day of fun where we had the chance to relax in an awesome beach, eat delicious local food and even take photos with starfish! Scroll down to see the photos and click here for the video!

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Prepare to Taste the Wine!

Wine tasting requires use of the senses, taste, smell and sight.  You are eventually going to taste the wine, but first you’ll look at it and then inhale it. It’s a slow procedure. It will take some time for the novice to learn to detect all the flavors and aromas of the various wines being tasted. You won’t be an expert after the first tasting, but with each successive tasting you’ll learn a little more. If you are participating in our April “Route of Wine” tour you will have several opportunities to do some tasting, and experts to lead you through the process.

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Impress Your Friends and Family with These 10 Wine Facts!

If you’re new to the lure and charm of wine, and have a desire to improve your knowledge of the luscious “drink of the Gods”, or you’re going on your first wine trip to develop you’re tasting skills, don’t worry about a thing. Getting there is half (maybe more than half) the fun! Becoming a connoisseur of all things wine can take years, but just think of all those incredible wine tastings you’ll have along the way! We dedicate these wine facts to new oenophiles (wine lovers), and all our OVC members joining our  “Route of Wine” tour:

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