Chef Jason Weaver: Shrimp and Chorizo Grits Recipe

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Since the opening of the Omni Dallas Hotel, Chef Jason Weaver has been serving up timeless favorites at Texas Spice. One of his signature menu items, Shrimp and Chorizo Grits has been on the menu since the restaurant's opening and Chef Jason is sharing the recipe with you. The dish is a southern classic with a twist. The addition of Spanish style air dried chorizo {read more}

Nutritionist Cheryl Forberg: Healthy Travel Tips

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When preparing for an upcoming trip, maintaining health and fitness routines are mostly likely not top of mind with the majority of travelers. You review your trip itinerary, rehearse your business pitch or make reservations at the newest restaurant in town. But the truth is, keeping to your diet and exercise routine while traveling is not usually a main priority and {read more}

Omni Orlando’s 102 Days of Summer A Culinary Hit


This year's “102 Days of Summer” promotion is well under way at Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate. Activities like dive in movies by the pool, scavenger hunts to keep the young ones entertained, and S’mores by the firepit, are just a few of the ways families enjoy each other and their time at the resort. (102 Days of Summer package) A trend that is growing in {read more}

Emily Kaufman: Not Too Late To Plan A Summer Vacation

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Summer is in full swing and that means a lot of people are taking advantage of warmer weather and their kids being out of school to try to plan a vacation. If you have not made plans for a summer trip yet, don't worry, it's not too late to enjoy a summer getaway. Here are a few suggestions for planning a last minute trip: Be a tourist in your own town. I am not {read more}

Where Will You Write Your #OmniSummerStories?

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When you think of summer, what feelings and images come to mind? What are the memories of your youth that you've carried through your life? This year Omni's getting nostalgic and remembering what made our own summers memorable, and making a list of #OmniSummerStories to help you design your own lifelong memories. Call it a to-do list for perfecting your "Art of {read more}

Nutritionist Cheryl Forberg: Omni Kitchen Kids Backpacks

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Traveling for business or pleasure can sometimes lead to overindulging or forgetting to make healthy wellness and lifestyle choices. With that in mind, Omni Hotels & Resorts has embarked on an initiative that reinforces the brand’s commitment to staying healthy on-the-go. The new seven-part “Healthy Traveler Series,” narrated by Omni’s Nutritionist Cheryl Forberg, {read more}

July 4th: Creating A Lifelong Summer Memory.

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Today begins Omni's Independence Day Getaway 72 Hour Sale, and the chance for you to create a lifelong July 4th memory, and the first of your #OmniSummerStories. There is truly nowhere more iconic to experience our nation's Independence Day than the Omni Homestead Resort. In fact, the Omni Homestead is a full 10 years older than our nation, it was opened and named {read more}

Father’s Day #ThrowbackWithDad Instagram Sweepstakes


Recently we encouraged our Omni fans to submit a #SelfieWithMom to pay tribute to Moms at Mother's Day, and your Instagram photo tributes came in a flood of Mom-love. And the only way we can think to give Dads the chance to be honored in an equal-or-better fashion is to do it again! So what are we looking for? Your #ThrowbackWithDad moments from times gone by. The {read more}

Emily Kaufman: Benefits Of Joining A Loyalty Program

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As Omni’s Chief Family Vacation Officer, I am a big believer in joining loyalty programs for travel. Airlines, car rental companies and hotels offer every traveler the opportunity to join their individual program. No matter how often (or infrequently) you travel, there are perks and benefits that come with simply being a member. Memberships are usually free and the {read more}

Social Fresh Comes To The Omni Orlando Resort

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For five years Social Fresh has grown an enthusiastic following with infectious speakers, one on one networking with industry thought leaders, and a unique "no panels" format. And this July 16-18th, Social Fresh East 2014 welcomes its largest attendance yet as social media thought leaders and networkers alike converge on the gorgeous Omni Orlando Resort at {read more}