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The holidays are upon us and the weather is getting a little cooler, which is exactly why we’re warming things up with our incredibly cute beach ornament. It’s so easy to make you won’t believe it.

What You Need: Sand, glass ornament, small shells, twine and glue gun.

Step One: Pour sand into a glass ornament.

Pouring sand into glass ornament

(Pouring sand into glass ornament, photo by: J. Clegg.)

Step Two: Add a few seashells.

Small seashells inside glass ornament

(Small seashells inside glass ornament, photo by: J. Clegg.)

Step Three: Glue twine to the top of the ornament.

Gluing twine to top of glass ornament

(Gluing twine to top of glass ornament, photo by: J. Clegg.)

Step Four: Hang on your tree and feel the holiday warmth!

Beach ornament on tree

(Beach ornament on tree, photo by: J. Clegg.)

If you this beachy ornament has triggered your daydreaming about spending the holidays in the sun ‘n surf, go here to read about all the celebrations you can join in on in the Caribbean and Mexico. Or if it’s chilly out and you want to warm yourself up, whip up our amazing Mexican Spiced Hot Chocolate. Or just grab a cocktail, sit back and enjoy the beauty of the season!



A True Beach Lover




Limited time and availability. To be eligible for this promotion you must 1) be an approved ER&R Club member by 11:59 p.m. CST on November 4, 2019 2) be within the first 25 ER&R Club members to sign up for the promotion 3) make a double or single occupancy booking for 5 or more nights. Bookings must be made and payment must be collected through a designated CheapCaribbean agent between November 11-20, 2019. Travel must be completed between January,1 and June 30, 2020. Blackout dates include but are not limited to April 3-19 and May 20-27, 2020.


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