Women on Their Way Celebrates Annual Top 10 Trips for True Holiday Spirit

SOURCE: Wyndham Worldwide

From Sparkling Snow Covered Mountaintops to a Breezy Day Down by the Lake, We Have a Vacation for Every Kind of Traveler

PARSIPPANY, NJ–(Marketwire – October 27, 2010) –  Women on Their Way by Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN), the hospitality industry’s longest-running branded program dedicated entirely to female travelers, is pleased to announce its annual list of top holiday destinations. Whether a weekend getaway or a week-long vacation, the family of brands encompassed in the Wyndham Worldwide portfolio has everything to fit your needs this holiday season to rekindle relationships, lift your spirits and create lasting memories.

This year, Women on Their Way shares its favorite holiday vacation destinations, activities to do and see while visiting and helpful travel tips from the seasoned locals and fellow road trippers who have much to share.

From fun in the sun to frosty winter wonderlands, here are some of America’s favorite destinations that are featured on this year’s Top 10 list:

Branson, Missouri
Book a vacation rental unit in Branson for just $342 for seven nights at the Escapes! to Stonebridge Village this season. Known as the “Live music show capital of the world,” Branson, Missouri, is the place to rock out this holiday season. Experience the magic in Branson’s historic downtown, shopping district, and many, many Ozark Mountain Christmas shows.

San Antonio, Texas
No one does the holidays bigger than Texas — and with San Antonio as the state’s most frequently visited city, it’s definitely a holiday hotspot. Take in a Broadway show at the enchanting Majestic Theater, visit the historic Spanish missions, or immerse yourself in dining and entertainment along the vibrant banks of the Riverwalk for only $46 a night at the Microtel Inns and Suites San Antonio Downtown for certain weeks this December!

Lake Tahoe, California and Nevada
Split down the middle by California and Nevada’s borders, scenic Lake Tahoe is the perfect perennial vacation spot. Starting at only $50 a night, the Super 8 Lake Tahoe South will provide all the comforts of home and more. Recognized for its naturally sunny days and inches of snow during the winter months, Lake Tahoe is a skier’s paradise (or any winter sport lover, for that matter). 

Denver, Colorado
The Mile High City, famed for sunny days, city parks and sporting events, sparkles with excitement — even in winter. Book your stay today for the low price of about $73 a night at the Denver Days Inn this holiday season and you’ll be able to enjoy Denver from a perfect location.

Atlanta, Georgia
Make your reservations on-line now to find winter deals at the Hawthorn Suites Atlanta for just under $90 a night. The city is a blur with activities, parades, holiday festivities and attractions throughout the season. With moderate temperatures and plenty of excitement, you’re bound to find something unique for the whole family to enjoy.

Alexandria, Virginia / Washington, D.C.
Washington and Alexandria are bustling throughout the holidays with magnificent classic scenery and tons of things to do. Let the staff at the Howard Johnson Inn exceed your expectations during your holiday stay for just $79 a night! Plus, with all the history in these timeless cities, you’ll really score a traditional trip this season!

And it doesn’t stop there! To see the full list of Top 10 Trips for True Holiday Spirit and bonus overseas hot spots, check out the Women on Their Way by Wyndham Worldwide website.

If you have travel tips about the top locations in this year’s list and would like to share them with like-minded travelers, join the conversation on the Women on Their Way Facebook page. Beginning today, going through December 31, one fan will be chosen at random to win 25,000 Wyndham Rewards points every time the page gains 50 news fans. What a great way to pay for your holiday travels without even touching the bank!

All rates at the listed properties are subject to availability. Blackout dates and other restrictions may apply.

About Women on Their Way
Women on Their Way is an online resource for business and leisure travelers to find everything they need to plan and book their next trip. The website, www.WomenOnTheirWay.com, includes expert advice on destinations, hotels, timeshare resorts and vacation rentals, plus special deals and packages.

Women on Their Way is the hospitality industry’s longest-running branded program entirely dedicated to female travelers. Since the program’s launch in 1995, Wyndham has supported women travelers as they’ve emerged from a niche market to a formidable force, listening and responding to women’s feedback, which has resulted in a better hotel experience for all travelers, including the addition of various amenities to hotel rooms such as coffee makers, full-length mirrors and healthier room service menus.

While once a single hotel chain program, Wyndham Worldwide expanded the program across all brands and businesses offering over 92,000 hotels, vacation rentals and resorts in 100 countries.

About Wyndham Worldwide
As one of the world’s largest hospitality companies, Wyndham Worldwide offers individual consumers and business-to-business customers a broad suite of hospitality products and services across various accommodation alternatives and price ranges through its premier portfolio of world-renowned brands. Wyndham Hotel Group encompasses approximately 7,150 franchised hotels and approximately 605,700 hotel rooms worldwide. Wyndham Exchange & Rentals offers leisure travelers, including its 3.8 million members, access to over 85,000 vacation properties located in approximately 100 countries. Wyndham Vacation Ownership develops, markets and sells vacation ownership interests and provides consumer financing to owners through its network of over 155 vacation ownership resorts serving over 820,000 owners throughout North America, the Caribbean and the South Pacific. Wyndham Worldwide, headquartered in Parsippany, N.J., employs approximately 25,000 employees globally.

For more information about Wyndham Worldwide, please visit the Company’s website at www.wyndhamworldwide.com.

Alyson R. Johnson
Vice President, Communications
Wyndham Worldwide
[email protected]