Pat Barcas

Pat Barcas serves as staff writer and photographer for RTX Traveler Magazine, based in Asheville, NC. His favorite RTX destinations are on the beach: Orange Beach, Alabama, New Smyrna Beach, Florida, and Murrells Inlet, South Carolina.

Xclusive Weeks Feature | Breckenridge, Colorado

Xclusive Weeks Feature | Breckenridge, Colorado

The Xclusive Weeks featured destination this week is sunny Breckenridge, Colorado. Keep reading for a summary of this mountain vacation destination, as well as instructions on how to get access to last minute travel deals through Xclusive Weeks. Colorado is a state of extremes that typifies the mystique, romance, and wide open spaces of the American west. It’s […]

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New Inventory Alert | Georgetown Suites in Washington, D.C.

New Inventory Alert | Georgetown Suites in Washington, D.C.

We have brand new Getaway accommodations available in our nation’s capital, perfect for a family or couples vacation full of history, food, museums, and sightseeing. Georgetown Suites is a cosmopolitan hotel located in the heart of the charming Georgetown neighborhood, close to the Potomac River, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, and […]

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Our August Featured Destination is Cancun, Mexico

Our August Featured Destination is Cancun, Mexico

When was the last time you traveled south of the border? It might have been earlier this year, last year, or to be determined. That’s ok, with our August promotion, you might want to up your timeline to now. Keep reading for further details In August, we have an outstanding deal for travelers exchanging to Mexico. All RTX […]

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Benefit Reminder | All Inclusive is a Simple, Cost Effective Way to Vacation

Benefit Reminder | All Inclusive is a Simple, Cost Effective Way to Vacation

All inclusive resorts are pretty simple, but there are still some ins and outs you should know before you decide to book this style of vacation, which is popular at tropical destinations in Mexico and the Caribbean. All inclusives are no different than regular resorts in the fact that they vary in price, amenities, and […]

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Xclusive Weeks Feature | Galveston, Texas

Xclusive Weeks Feature | Galveston, Texas

The Xclusive Weeks featured destination this week is sunny Galveston, Texas. Keep reading for a summary of this beach vacation destination, as well as instructions on how to get access to last minute travel deals through Xclusive Weeks. Beach season is almost year round in Galveston and they’ve got a great one in East Beach, featuring a boardwalk, live […]

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Xclusive Weeks Feature | Angel Fire, New Mexico

Xclusive Weeks Feature | Angel Fire, New Mexico

The Xclusive Weeks featured destination this week is mystical Angel Fire, New Mexico. Keep reading for a summary of this mountainous vacation destination, as well as instructions on how to get access to last minute travel deals through Xclusive Weeks. Mountain Biking, Golf, Ziplines, Hiking, and so much more. Angel Fire is your all things family adventure in […]

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August Promotion | Travel South of the Border With Waived Exchange Fees

August Promotion | Travel South of the Border With Waived Exchange Fees

Greetings, travelers. We’re hoping you are in the midst of a lovely summer full of barbecues, beaches, family and friends. But alas, it’s time to think of a post-Labor Day escape from the inevitable autumn cold. Keep reading for details on how you can save when traveling to Mexico and beyond. In August, we have […]

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Xclusive Weeks Feature | Ventnor City, New Jersey

Xclusive Weeks Feature | Ventnor City, New Jersey

The Xclusive Weeks featured destination this week is the classic Jersey Shore beach town of Ventnor City, New Jersey. Keep reading for a summary of this coastal vacation destination, as well as instructions on how to get access to last minute travel deals through Xclusive Weeks. It’s fun in the sun season on the Jersey Shore. Located just south […]

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The Sun is Setting on our July Promotions

The Sun is Setting on our July Promotions

As July comes to an end, it’s time to take a look at an upgrade. Keep reading for full details on our July promotions. Festiva Adventure Club members, if you’re looking for post-Labor Day travel, we have a promotion that is just for you.  In July, book an exchange after Labor Day for 1800 points. […]

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Xclusive Weeks Feature | Molokai, Hawaii

Xclusive Weeks Feature | Molokai, Hawaii

The Xclusive Weeks featured destination this week is Kaunakakai, Hawaii, a secluded destination on the island of Molokai. Keep reading for a summary of this bucket list vacation spot, as well as instructions on how to get access to last-minute travel deals through Xclusive Weeks.   You’ll be off the beaten path in Kaunakakai, the […]

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