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Affordable Family Friendly Christmas Vacation Rentals

Affordable Family Friendly Christmas Vacation Rentals

Good news: there are ways to hang on to your hard-earned dough when planning a Christmas vacation for the whole family. Spacious vacation rentals offer up an affordable alternative to hotels, and kid-friendly cities are easy enough to enjoy on a shoestring. You just have to know where to look. Here’s a guide to finding affordable family rentals for Christmas.

November 25, 2011 | By | Reply More
New At Disney – Pampered Pets, Hawaii Resort & New Cruise Ports

New At Disney – Pampered Pets, Hawaii Resort & New Cruise Ports

Disney is definitely on the move and spreading their magic to new places. Here are some new Disney offerings to put on your watch list. With Disney now boasting 4 cruise ships, the Mouse is definitely out and about! Disney Cruise Line is bringing their cruise ships to new home ports all across the United States.

May 19, 2011 | By | Reply More
Aqua Resorts Hawaii Has Quirky 15% Off Deal for Summer

Aqua Resorts Hawaii Has Quirky 15% Off Deal for Summer

I love it when a travel company puts their tongue firmly in cheek and comes out with a great quirky promotion.  Hat’s off to Aqua Resorts, a  budget friendly hotel company with dozens of nice properties throughout the Hawaiian islands.  As a nod to President Obama for producing his birth certificate, Aqua Hotels are offering […]

May 5, 2011 | By | Reply More
Volunteer In Paradise! – Hawaii Invites You To Make A Difference

Volunteer In Paradise! – Hawaii Invites You To Make A Difference

Take advantage of new opportunities to volunteer in Hawaii to enrich your soul as well as dazzle your eyes during your next vacation to the Hawaiian islands.  While most visitors to Hawaii focus on experiencing the islands’ dramatically beautiful landscapes and the pleasures of premier luxury resorts, there is a growing number of travelers who […]

May 17, 2010 | By | Reply More
Our Favorite City Walking Tours

Our Favorite City Walking Tours

Our favorite walking cities can all be explored in a day, tracing history through varying ethnic neighborhoods, offering top notch museums, inviting parks, exciting cuisine and of course local artisan shops. Leave all the stress of public transportation and driving in busy cities behind, visit pedestrian friendly cities around the world and take off on […]

May 4, 2010 | By | 1 Reply More
Hawaii On The Cheap – 4 Easy Steps To Make It Happen

Hawaii On The Cheap – 4 Easy Steps To Make It Happen

CJay is just back from Hawaii and has pulled together a primer on how to visit Hawaii on a budget – because we all know he was pinching every penny!  There’s plenty of good news to be told – a dream trip to Hawaii has never been more affordable or easier to plan than it […]

January 25, 2010 | By | 3 Replies More
World's Most Luscious Food Markets

World's Most Luscious Food Markets

Local food markets give a glimpse into the soul of a destination.  The crops that local farmers grow and the culinary creations that food artisans produce speak to the history of the location and the traditions of its citizens.  Nothing is more pleasing and engrossing than roaming among the stalls of a neighborhood farmer’s market […]

August 5, 2009 | By | Reply More
Hawaii Vacations 55% Off Last Year!

Hawaii Vacations 55% Off Last Year!

If you’ve been hoping for some super Hawaii travel deals, I have a travel tip for you – NOW is the time to start planning. 2009 will be a fabulous year for discounted Hawaii vacations. We recently received  an announcement from Pleasant Holidays, saying their Hawaii Vacations are up to 55% off last year’s rates […]

May 6, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More
Find Your Perfect Beach Vacation – Automatically

Find Your Perfect Beach Vacation – Automatically

What’s your definition of an ideal beach? It’s a bit different for each of us. For me it’s a long stretch of fine sand that curves to a distant point (not so soft that your foot sinks in and your can’t walk well – sure I’m choosy, this is my fantasy!). The waves should be […]

April 9, 2008 | By | Reply More
Meet a Seahorse Up Close and Personal in Hawaii

Meet a Seahorse Up Close and Personal in Hawaii

A visit to Hawaii promises exciting exposure to new flora and fauna both on the land and in the waters. On the big island of Hawaii visitors often trek north to spend the day at historic Parker Ranch to see the famed Paniolo Cowboys of Hawaii. But that’s not the only ranch to corral horses […]

March 21, 2008 | By | Reply More
Where to Find Blissfully Child-Free, Adults Only Caribbean Resorts

Where to Find Blissfully Child-Free, Adults Only Caribbean Resorts

Now that winter school vacation week is half over, and your little darlings and bouncing off the walls, your thoughts are probably turning to a quiet getaway for just you and your spouse. Or perhaps you’re planning a honeymoon, and prefer to be at an adults only resort. Or dare I say, maybe you’re just […]

February 20, 2008 | By | Reply More
Where To Vacation Without A Passport

Where To Vacation Without A Passport

OK, so you meant to apply for a passport… and you still intend to do it… but right now you really need a vacation. Where can you go to find sun and fun with just your photo ID? Choice #1 Hawaii – For Exotic Beauty, Gorgeous Beaches, Top Golf and Remarkable Resorts. Find more information […]

December 27, 2007 | By | 1 Reply More
Hawaii Tourist Bureau Guides

Hawaii Tourist Bureau Guides

Hawaii is a destination that has always been thought of as a trip of a lifetime. But once visited, the call of the swaying palms, fragrant air, and lush landscape pull us back again and again. Whether you’re planning your first trip, or returning to visit yet another magnificent island, these tourist bureau guides will […]

November 11, 2007 | By | Reply More
Trouble in Paradise? Thousands of Hawaii Vacation Rentals Could Be Shut Down

Trouble in Paradise? Thousands of Hawaii Vacation Rentals Could Be Shut Down

One of the great delights of traveling to Hawaii has always been the abundance of vacation rental properties in non-touristy areas. Just scan any vacation rental site (VRBO.com for instance) and you will see hundreds of listings on every island. Well, not everyone is delighted with the proliferation of rental properties throughout the islands. Increasing […]

November 4, 2007 | By | Reply More
Find Your Adventure Activities in Hawaii

Find Your Adventure Activities in Hawaii

Envisioning your long awaited vacation to Hawaii paints a different picture for each of us. While I imagine wonderful beach walks followed by leisurely stops to sample local cuisine, sipping a tropical cocktail while listening to the sweet strum of a ukulele, others may yearn to swish through canyons at lightening speeds while sightseeing in […]

August 16, 2007 | By | 1 Reply More
How To Rent A Villa For Less Than a Hotel Room

How To Rent A Villa For Less Than a Hotel Room

Or, how we hit the villa rental jackpot in Hawaii! If you’ve ever dreamed of owning a vacation villa in a faraway paradise, now’s the time to realize your dreams (temporarily at least) by renting a villa instead of staying in a hotel room. The internet has thrown the doors wide open for finding wonderful […]

February 15, 2007 | By | Reply More