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Whether you want to party it up, get adventurous with scuba diving or pamper yourselves at a deluxe spa, these fantastic destinations offer something for every member of your friends. Go as far as London and Ireland, or stick closer to home while hitting the bars, relaxing poolside or sightseeing in a major metropolis. However you choose to spend your vacation, these weekend getaways are bound to help you and your best pals create lifelong memories.
A weekend vacation in the Caribbean could be just what you and your favorite gals need. Thanks to direct Southwest Airlines flights from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Grand Cayman is a convenient getaway option. The Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa, located right on the island's Seven Mile Beach, boasts a beautiful setting that you can enjoy while snorkeling, participating in a beach yoga class, lounging by the large pool or unwinding with a massage in an outdoor cabana. Don't miss the chance to boat with Red Sail Sports to Stingray City – where you can get up close and personal with stingrays in shallow waters – and make sure to savor top-notch cuisine at waterfront eateries like Macabuca and Morgan's Seafood Restaurant.Don't forget to take your beach flip flop.
There's no shortage of things to do in Atlanta. Wander through downtown's Centennial Olympic Park and tour the World of Coca-Cola, where you can sip sodas from around the globe, before taking a ride on the SkyView Atlanta Ferris wheel. Savor some barbecue at Twin Smokers BBQ, and bed down in a Lifestyle Suite with a Peloton bike – perfect for burning off those calories – at the Loews Atlanta Hotel. The property's exhale Spa offers a variety of fitness classes, as well as treatments like acupuncture, body scrubs and massages. Top shopping areas in Hotlanta include the posh Shops Buckhead Atlanta and the expansive Lenox Square mall.
Hop across the pond for a long weekend in London. The Cowshed spa, set in the stunning Primrose Hill region, offers massages, facials, manicures, pedicures and more for relaxation-seekers. The Ivy Chelsea Garden is a fun spot for brunch with the girls, while The Berkeley is a must for an authentic British afternoon tea. For shopping, Hyde Park's Connaught Village, with charming boutiques and cafes, will do the trick. Or, visit Boxpark Shoreditch, a trendy shopping hub made from shipping containers.
If you and your friends like the relaxed island vibe, head 9 miles southeast of downtown Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort. Located right on the Hollywood Beach Broadwalk, the beachside property sits near plenty of shops, restaurants and bars. The resort features three pools, including an adults-only rooftop pool that's perfect for sunbathing. What's more, guests can enjoy eight food and drink venues, a variety of fitness classes and the St. Somewhere Spa, which offers fun treatments like the Lost Shaker of Salt Scrub.
East Coast-based vacationers can easily spend a weekend in historic, pub-packed Dublin. At the Guinness Storehouse, you can tour the property before sipping a pint and taking in 360-degree city views at the Gravity Bar. If you happen upon a sunny day, stroll through the lovely St. Stephen's Green and Phoenix Park or browse around the shops along famous Grafton Street. The luxe InterContinental Dublin – fitted with comfy, contemporary rooms – is located in Ballsbridge, an upscale neighborhood that offers various pubs, boutiques and eateries.