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3 Top Luxury Cruise Lines Offer Amazing Summer Deals

3 Top Luxury Cruise Lines Offer Amazing Summer Deals

We’re all accustomed to the low, low  offers advertised by huge mass market cruise lines who want you to vacation with thousands of other passengers, but rarely do the premier luxury guys get into the act.  Well that has all changed this year with some wonderful promotions being offered for summer sailing in Europe. Here [...]

April 14, 2011 | By | Reply More
New York City Library To Hold Provocative Overnight Treasure Hunt

New York City Library To Hold Provocative Overnight Treasure Hunt

Things are anything but dull over at the New York City Library this spring as they prepare for the centennial celebration in May.  The library will be inviting 500 inquiring minds to spend the night in the library on a quest to ‘Find The Future’ by discovering inspirational treasures from the past. Influenced by the [...]

April 13, 2011 | By | Reply More
National Parks Week – Visit For Free

National Parks Week – Visit For Free

Phew, that was a close call…. the  potential government shut down could have put an end to National Parks Week!  But all is well (for the moment) and it’s time to show a little love for our splendid National Parks by visiting during National Parks Week scheduled for April 16-24, 2011.  And it’s very appropriate [...]

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Amelia Island – An Enchanting Getaway Destination That’s Easy To Reach and Full of Fun

Amelia Island – An Enchanting Getaway Destination That’s Easy To Reach and Full of Fun

Beautiful Beaches, Intriguing History, Gorgeous Inns,  Divine Food, Good Shopping – Wow What A Great Vacation Spot! I’ve just spent a completely magical long weekend on Amelia Island in Florida.  If you’ve never visited this beautiful and fascinating island just off the coast of Jacksonville Florida, you’re missing a lot. When I think of what [...]

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Tour The Statue of Liberty This Summer – Or Not Until Late 2012

Tour The Statue of Liberty This Summer – Or Not Until Late 2012

The interior of the Statue of Liberty will be closing for about a year for safety and security upgrades on November 1, 2011.  This means the coming summer will be the ideal time to take the family on a tour of lower Manhattan and a visit to the Statue of Liberty.  The estimated $26 million [...]

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Yes You Can Afford A Luxury Trip to Ireland

Yes You Can Afford A Luxury Trip to Ireland

Sceptre Tours has introduced a number of luxury tours of  Ireland at really fabulous prices. Over the past few years Sceptre Tours has made a glowing name for themselves by offering budget travel to Ireland, Britain and Italy.   In fact the folks at TravelZoo recently named them the “Best Overall Provider of Outstanding Travel Deals” [...]

March 31, 2011 | By | Reply More
Old Bahama Bay Resort Review – Discover A Tropical Treasure

Old Bahama Bay Resort Review – Discover A Tropical Treasure

Not far off the coast of Florida where pirates once roamed, there lies a secluded tropical resort that you will definitely consider a treasure!  Yachtsmen who sail from the southeast coast of Florida have obviously been keeping this pristine location a secret from the rest of us! Clint and I have just spent a fabulous [...]

March 29, 2011 | By | Reply More
Get Ready For Summer Vacation at Houseboating University

Get Ready For Summer Vacation at Houseboating University

One of the great iconic family vacation experiences in the United States is piloting a houseboat on Lake Powell on the Arizona, Utah boarder. Just picture drifting over the quiet blue-green waters on Lake Powell with nearly 2,000 miles of scenic shoreline to explore – sun shining, red rock canyons as a backdrop, and kids [...]

March 25, 2011 | By | Reply More
Affordable Turks and Caicos – We've Found A Hidden Gem

Affordable Turks and Caicos – We've Found A Hidden Gem

As Turks and Caicos continues to welcome an amazing array of new upscale hotels and restaurants that attract a loyal following of celebrities and a-list vacationers, it has also become a financially challenging destination for many. It seems like yesterday when mentioning Turks and Caicos would draw quizzical looks from vacationers – where???  But word [...]

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Nisbet Plantation, Nevis – One of the Friendliest Places on Earth

Nisbet Plantation, Nevis – One of the Friendliest Places on Earth

The island of Nevis is  perched off St. Kitts’ southern shore like an emerald punctuation point.  And although this region of the Caribbean is always referred to as St. Kitts and Nevis (with Nevis taking second billing), for me Nevis is the star.  While St. Kitts has embraced cruise ships, large resorts and casinos, Nevis [...]

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