Come rain or shine there will be plenty to do this weekend with BOTH a Free Museum Day AND a Free National Park Day taking place on September 24, 2011. Rarely do so many great choices for free events take place on the same weekend. This Saturday, September 24th is primo for finding a buddy and heading out to view some of the country’s most cherished posessions, be they natural resources or artitic masterpieces.
Club Med has just announced a 7-Day Weekend sale which must be booked by 10/31/11 and is valid for travel all winter long through to April 13, 2012. Guests pay the usual price for a three-night stay, but stay and play for seven nights. The sale package starts at $870 per person for lodging, all meals, all beverages (beer, wine and cocktails), most resort activities and classes. Day camps for kids including the very popular Circus Camp are also included. Properties participating in the sale include Club Med properties in Cancun, Ixtapa, Punta Cana, Florida, the Bahamas, Turks & Caicos, Martinique, and Guadeloupe.
France is about to launch its very first national food festival. In celebration of the abundance of exquisite local ingredients available throughout France in the fall, restaurants in Paris and all across the country will introduce Restaurant Week menus beginning on September 19th.
Fall is the favorite time of year to load up the car and head out for the pure joy of savoring the roadside scenery. This year may be especially challenging given the price of gasoline, so we’re pulled together a list of great getaway promotions to locations with stunning scenery. Each one of the deals below (organized by region) offers FREE GAS CARDS and other great incentives to come visiting and take in the brisk autumn air.
As the National 9/11 Memorial opens to the public at ground zero in New York City, I like you, feel compelled to make a pilgrimage – to gaze into the reflecting pools, finger the names of so many lost, and try to bring some sense of closure to the dark terror attack that has scarred our [...]
How I wish I was writing to you from a verdant Tuscan hillside surrounded by laughing friends, plucking sun-ripened olives from low hanging branches, tasting freshly pressed olive oil and sipping a bold Brunello… sigh. But alas, like you, I’ll just have to plan a future Mediterranean adventure to celebrate the season of abondanza. So with the glories of fresh pressed olive oils in mind, I’ve gathered together a sampling of wonderful Olive Harvest Tours to stir your inner artisanal spirit.
Worried about booking a vacation or honeymoon during the 2011 hurricane season? We’ve got the solution. While we can’t chase hurricanes away, you can book your getaway at one of a number of resorts in the Caribbean and Florida that offer money back refunds if a hurricane comes calling.
Hurricanes, Earthquakes and Floods, Oh My -
Strikes, Unrest and Bankruptcies, Oh No -
Allergies, Illness and Accidents, Enough!
As hurricane season fires up in the Atlantic, it reminds us that the prudent among us invest in Travel Insurance to protect their hard earned vacation dollars.
Marriott Hotels are repeating a very popular Mega Bonus Rewards program for Marriott Reward Members. Travelers who are Marriott Rewards Members will earn one free night for every two nights stayed at a Marriott property between 9/15/11 and 1/15/12 and paid for with a VISA card. The free night is for a future stay at [...]
Distinctive Inns of New England, a group of premier luxury inns is honoring First Responders by offering free or deeply discounted stays on Sunday, September 11, 2011. Four member inns are offering “Free Rooms For First Responders” as a thanks to those who put their lives on the line to assist others and make our [...]