Candy Land

Budget, Destinations, Events, Kids

Visit Real-Life Candy Land this Holiday Season

No Comments 25 November 2015

Most of us played Candy Land as kids and have introduced it to our own children as we teach them colors along the way to Gum Drop Mountain. This holiday season, the Penitentiary Glen Nature Center in Kirtland, Ohio is offering a chance for you and your kids to visit a real-life Candy Land game […]

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American Airlines Changing Frequent Flier Program

No Comments 20 November 2015

One of the draws to frequent flier programs has been the perk of getting to earn miles based on the miles you travel to earn a free ticket. But the face of frequent flyer programs has been changing and American Airlines is the latest to join the ranks of carriers making adjustments to the benefits […]

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Budget, Destinations, Kids, Ski & Spa

Keystone Resort Offers Family-friendly Rocky Mountain Experience

No Comments 13 November 2015

Keystone Resort in Colorado features plenty of outdoor winter adventure. It offers three incredible mountains offering more than 3,000 skiable acres, 20 lifts, two gondolas all situated at the foot of a couple of unique villages where visitors will find good food and a selection of lodging options of various sizes. Skiing and Other Winter Activities […]

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Shopping in Quebec

Budget, Destinations

Quebec City a Budget Friendly Historic Destination

No Comments 04 November 2015

If you’ve always wanted to visit historic sites of Europe but it’s just not in your budget, satisfy your wanderlust with a visit to the colonial Historic District of Quebec City, a UNESCO world heritage site with castles, cobblestone streets, bistros and more. With today’s excellent exchange rates you’ll be able to stretch your vacation dollar […]

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Disneyland Entrance

Budget, Destinations

Disney Considering New Pricing Model

No Comments 12 October 2015

For the first time in 60 years, the Walt Disney Company is thinking of changing to a pricing model based on demand at its U.S. parks. Until now, price breaks were reserved for Florida or California residents, deals for military, or package deals that included your hotel. If this price model gets adopted, it will […]

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Hotel Jan Brito Garden

Budget, Destinations, Hotels

Hotel Jan Brito Small But Elegant

No Comments 02 October 2015

The upscale Hotel Jan Brito first hung its shingle as a hotel back in 1995 and completed its refurbishment project in 2002. This renovated 16th-century hotel enjoys a 4-star rating and offers charming old-world elements like a garden courtyard with gravel walkways and an inspiring stone fountain. It’s truly a unique hotel conveniently located at the heart […]

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Royal Decameron

Budget, Destinations, Hotels

Royal Deameron a Quiet Affordable Beach Escape

No Comments 10 September 2015

Looking for an out-of-the way beach destination that’s not too far from a bigger town with things to do, but quiet and affordable? The Royal Decameron features 143 cottages plus other accommodations perfect for families or couples looking for a beach experience away from a mega resort but still featuring amenities and an all-inclusive deal. Located […]

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Woman on Beach

Budget, Destinations, Events, Hotels

Harbour Village a Romantic Island Getaway

No Comments 09 September 2015

Last year record colds blew global warming theories out of the water, with coldest Februarys ever reported by Connecticut and Michigan, and frigid, record cold temps even being set in Key West. Along with that, blizzards buried much of the nation with record snow falls. And the Farmer’s Almanac is predicting more of the same […]

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Danube River

Budget, Destinations, Events

Cruise the Blue Danube and See Vienna, Budapest and More

No Comments 08 September 2015

Prices on river cruises have become competitive making them more popular than ever. However, until recently fares have remained out of reach for many travelers’ budgets. If that’s the case for you, the strength of the American dollar may just open the opportunity you’ve been waiting for with some European river cruise operators passing along […]

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Accessories, Budget, Destinations

Save On a Eurail Pass From Oct. 1 to Year End

No Comments 07 September 2015

For frugal travelers who’ve always wanted to see Europe, will be offering 20 percent off of its Global and Select Passes on passes purchased between Oct. 1 and the end of the year. This drops the price of a first class five-days-within-10 first class Global Pass to under $340 for travel that must be […]

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