BAJA CALIFORNIA SUR (Mexico)
Located in the southern half of the Baja California Peninsula, the Mexican state of Baja California Sur is a wealth of both natural beauty and rich history. Comprised of five municipalities, Comondu, La Paz, Loreto, Los Cabos and Mulege, that each provide a uniquely Baja experience. In the Gulf of California, named “the world’s aquarium” by renowned French marine biologist Jacques Cousteau, travelers can enjoy swimming with whale sharks, snorkeling with sea lions, whale watching, kayaking and more. While on land, historic missions, mountains, deserts, Baja cuisine and warm hospitality await. These Zoom backgrounds transport guests to the heart of the destination’s wildlife adventures like whale watching and scuba diving, clear blue ocean waters and stunning sunset views. To see all 12 backgrounds, please visit this link.
BLUEFISH VACATION RENTALS (Harbor Country, Michigan)
Providing exceptional service and premier properties in Southwest Michigan, Bluefish Vacation Rentals offers memorable and stress-free experiences. Their portfolio of homes includes 112 properties ranging from charming beachside cottages to elegant lakefront estates. Recently named one of the “Best Places to Go in 2020” by Conde Nast Traveler, Southwest Michigan is worthy of all the hype. Blueberry farms, ocean-like beaches and delicious dining options as well as local ciders, beers and wines can all be found in the beautiful Harbor Country. This piece of paradise is extremely accessible and within driving distance from some major Midwest cities, making their five Zoom backgrounds the perfect escape from the city.
CAYO ESPANTO (Belize)
Cayo Espanto is a private island resort home to seven villas total, including one that is over-the-water, with each including a private dock and plunge pool. Located off the coast of Belize, three miles away from San Pedro, the island is able to offer each guest a number of breathtaking views to enjoy, seaside activities – including exploring the world’s second largest barrier-reef system and visiting one or all five of the Mayan ruins housed in mainland Belize – and world-class amenities that helped signify the resort’s five star status. The private island resort’s 10 different background options can be found here.
COCO BODU HITHI (Maldives)
Coco Bodu Hithi brings the boutique luxury one of the most beautiful islands in the Maldives in North Malé Atoll. One of the first luxury resorts in the Maldives to open with private pools in all villas, Coco Bodu Hithi exudes romance and sophistication. All 100 villas are surrounded by the calm view of the soothing sounds of the waves. Their five Zoom backgrounds are the perfect escape from every day to a tropical paradise. You may also download them via their website here.
COCO PALM DHUNI KOLHU (Maldives)
Coco Palm Dhuni Kohlu is at the southern tip of Baa atoll, home to untouched diving spots and some of the most diverse marine life in the Maldives. Since 2011, the atoll has been a designated UNESCO biosphere reserve with Hanifaru Bay being one of the few places in the world where manta rays congregate. Coco Palm Dhuni Kolhu has an amazing partnership with the Olive Ridley Project – a charity that works to rescue, rehabilitate, and protect sea turtles in the surrounding Baa Atoll. As part of the partnership, they created The Marine Turtle Rescue Centre on the island, which is the first veterinarian-led turtle rescue center in the Maldives. To date, the rescue center has treated 124 patients with the veterinarians performing more than 100 surgeries. Celebrate nature, wildlife, beautiful sunset views and luxury villas with five Zoom backgrounds. You may also download them via their website here.
FAIRMONT MAYAKOBA (Mayakoba, Mexico)
Nestled in the heart of Riviera Maya, Mexico, the 401-room Fairmont Mayakoba is a AAA Five Diamond resort set on 45 acres within a private, luxury community. These Zoom backgrounds transport guests to the property’s lush mangrove forest, Willow Stream spa, their Tortuga Presidential Suite, Hix bar, stunning beach and pools. To see all 10 backgrounds, please visit this link.
FRANGIPANI BEACH RESORT (Anguilla)
Family owned and operated, Frangipani Beach Resort has recently been named #2 Resort in the Caribbean by Travel + Leisure’s 2019 World’s Best Awards, further setting itself apart as the premier luxury boutique resort in Anguilla. Set on one of the most picturesque Anguillan islands, the resort features 19 rooms and suites providing an unrivaled, intimate experience with the luxury and amenities visitors have come to equate with the island. The resort’s one-of-a-kind four-bedroom, four and a half bath, beachfront villa offers a peaceful haven overlooking Meads Bay Beach and its pristine white sands and was specially designed to host fantasy-filled holiday escapes in a private sanctuary for families and intimate groups. See here to access the resort’s background.
GRENADA (Grenada, W.I.)
Grenada, Carriacou, and Petite Martinique: three islands, one unique destination, located in the southernmost region of the Caribbean, is best known as the “Spice Island of the Caribbean.” The island’s careful approach to tourism, infused with warm charm and friendly hospitality allows visitors to seamlessly tailor a “Pure Grenada” experience, whether staying at luxury beach-front resorts or barefoot-chic boutique hotels and villas. With 50 world-class white sand beaches, 15 breathtaking waterfalls, countless hiking trails, more than 60 unforgettable dive sites including the largest shipwreck in the Caribbean, ‘Bianca C’, and the world’s first Underwater Sculpture Park, travelers are drawn to destination’s shores for a beyond-the-ordinary Caribbean vacation. There are non-stop and direct flights to Grenada’s Maurice Bishop International Airport from the US, Caribbean and Canada, making the island accessible to visitors from around the world that wish to experience Pure Grenada, Pure Carriacou & Pure Petite Martinique. View their five Zoom images here.
HARBOUR VILLAGE (Bonaire)
Harbour Village Bonaire sits on four-acres of tropical paradise from the comfort of its own exclusive beach on the lesser known Dutch Caribbean island. The resort is renowned for their unique diving/snorkeling experiences to explore the island’s coral reefs teeming with schools of fish, turtles and more. Harbour Village’s sustainable efforts, including coral conservation and restoration, is leading the way in Bonaire’s eco-tourism initiatives. The Zoom backgrounds, found here, allow future guests to transport themselves to this piece of paradise.
HAWKS CAY RESORT (The Florida Keys)
Hawks Cay Resort, the only true resort destination in the Florida Keys, is a recipient of the prestigious AAA Four Diamond Award and a member of the Preferred Hotel Group Lifestyle Collection. This 60-acre resort, which completed a $50 million renovation in 2018, offers guests a quintessential Keys experience with activities that include offshore and flats fishing, diving and snorkeling, SNUBA, kayaking, standup paddle-boarding programs and kiteboarding excursions. Hawks offers a variety of accommodations with 177 guestrooms and 250 two- and three-bedroom villas, as well as a full-service marina, five swimming pools, saltwater lagoon, the only resort-based Dolphin Connection program, six restaurants, kid and teen clubs and the award-winning Calm Waters Spa. Travelers can be transported to the resort from inside their home by accessing the Zoom backgrounds here.
LA PAZ (Baja California Sur, Mexico)
La Paz combines an authentic Mexican ambiance with the high-quality services expected from a world-class beach destination. Tucked away on the eastern side of the Baja California Sur, an approximately two-hour drive to the north of Cabo San Lucas. La Paz is ideally situated along the peaceful waters of the Sea of Cortez, one of the most diverse bodies of water on the planet and named “the world’s aquarium” by renowned French marine biologist Jacques Cousteau. There are countless activities to be enjoyed away from the screen including snorkeling with sea lions, swimming with whale sharks, sport fishing, sandboarding and more. See here to access the destination’s Zoom backgrounds.
SKYDECK CHICAGO (Chicago, Illinois)
Visit Skydeck Chicago, located 103 stories atop the world famous Willis Tower, and step out on The Ledge, a series of glass boxes extending 4 feet from the building. Recently named one of TripAdvisor’s Top 10 World’s Most Popular Attractions, Skydeck Chicago offersviews that can be enjoyed up to 50 miles and four states on a clear day. Skydeck’s Zoom backgrounds allow you to experience the thrill of stepping out on the Ledge, without the fear! Please visit this link to enjoy Skydeck Chicago’s magnificent views.
SOFITEL MEXICO CITY REFORMA (Mexico City, Mexico)
Located on Paseo de la Reforma, one of the most iconic avenues worldwide, Sofitel Mexico City Reforma is the first luxury hotel to open in Mexico City in over a decade. Sofitel Mexico City Reforma is at the intersection of French and Mexican style, embracing the essence of both cultures through sophisticated modern design, culturally and culinary inspired experiences and luxurious wellness offerings. Their eight Zoom backgrounds offer an inside look into the new hotel, restaurants, and rooftop pool. See the link here.