This month, we are armchair travelers! We have hotels in many great cities around the US, and while travel is on hold for now, you can still enjoy tours, exhibits, and more online to keep you busy and to help you plan future trips.


You might not be able to take a trip to Boston right now, but the USS Constitution  is bringing the museum to you! Blog posts, online collections, and hands-on activities will help you get to know this famous landmark from the comfort of home.

When you can travel again, be sure to check out Royal Sonesta Boston!


If you were visiting the Windy City, our team at Royal Sonesta Chicago Riverfront would definitely recommend a visit to the Shedd Aquarium. While the aquarium is currently closed, their Facebook page allows you to take a virtual visit with the animals, including the time they let the penguins take a tour of the facility.


The Cincinnati Zoo has been delighting kids of all ages around the world with their daily Home Safari Facebook Lives, featuring some of their most interesting wildlife, including Fiona the Hippo. You can #StaySonesta in three different Cincinnati locations, Sonesta ES Suites Cincinnati – Sharonville West, Sonesta ES Suites Cincinnati – Sharonville East, and Sonesta ES Suites Cincinnati – Blue Ash.


If you’re an art aficionado or an aspiring artist, the Detroit Institute of the Arts is offering four online galleries right now, including Frida Kahlo in Detroit.

Sonesta ES Suites Auburn Hills – Detroit looks forward to being your home base in the Detroit area when you are able to visit.


The Space Center Houston is offering augmented reality experiences for viewers to enjoy at home. Their app also offers selfie filters, 360 degree tours, and more.
Sonesta ES Suites Houston – NASA Clear Lake is minutes from the Space Center and the perfect place to stay when you get to experience all it has to offer in person.
Stay tuned for more blog posts on armchair travel, and be sure to check out some of these family-friendly travel offers to look forward to.