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New High-Spirited New York City Holiday Tours

New High-Spirited New York City Holiday Tours

Yes indeed, we all love the high stepping Rockets, the fashion windows on 5th Avenue and the Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center.  But really, isn’t it all  getting a bit too predictable?  You need some unconventional pizazz and down right fun to zip up your holiday visit to New York.  We’ve found two high spirited […]

November 18, 2010 | By | Reply More
Philadelphia Opens Historic New Museum

Philadelphia Opens Historic New Museum

What’s old is new again at Independence Mall in Philadelphia as the National Museum of American Jewish History joins Independence Hall, the National Constitution Center, the Liberty Bell and other historic landmarks in the heart of  America’s hallowed birthplace. On November 13th, the long anticipated Museum will open it’s door for a star studded gala […]

November 8, 2010 | By | Reply More
The British Have Landed in Naples FL and They're Serving Up Pints All Over Town

The British Have Landed in Naples FL and They're Serving Up Pints All Over Town

Winter is on the way and thoughts are leaning toward warm vacation getaways. After the coldest winter on record in Southwest Florida last year, Naples is getting ready for what promises to be a terrific winter season ahead. If October weather is any indicator, they will be 100% correct. October has brought sunny days (80 […]

November 1, 2010 | By | 1 Reply More
A Local Recommends – Unique Activities in Berlin

A Local Recommends – Unique Activities in Berlin

As the European summer draws to a close, the tourist hordes head home. Berlin is the ultimate autumn destination with the city’s events calendar in full flow and a multitude of stylish new Berlin hotels and international restaurants dotted all over. The savvy traveler will wrap up cozily and stroll the leafy streets by day […]

October 13, 2010 | By | Reply More
Home For The Holidays Is A Bargain in Ireland

Home For The Holidays Is A Bargain in Ireland

Would you believe $399 per person air + rental car? The Aer Lingus Vacation Store has announced a fabulous promotion that invites everyone to travel ‘home’ for a holiday in Ireland.  Whether you have family in the Emerald Isle, or you just want to be treated like family, Ireland never fails to make visitors feel […]

October 6, 2010 | By | Reply More
6 of London’s Best Hidden Attractions

6 of London’s Best Hidden Attractions

The dilemma for visitors to London is that by the time they’ve enjoyed the ‘must see’ attractions, they’re left with little time to experience the hidden gems that the city has to offer. Beyond the historical buildings, markets and West End theatre, there is a vast number of lesser known sites of interest that can […]

October 6, 2010 | By | Reply More
The Older You Are – The Less You Pay in Costa Rica

The Older You Are – The Less You Pay in Costa Rica

Calling all age conscious vacationers – Costa Rica invites you to pay less the older you are!  Now this is a Costa Rica vacation deal I could grow to love.. This amazing travel deal which is available until November 20th, is called “Your Age Is Your Discount” promotion.  It offers travelers a percentage discount off […]

October 4, 2010 | By | Reply More
Step Inside The Circle – Stonehenge Special Access Tours

Step Inside The Circle – Stonehenge Special Access Tours

It has been many decades since visitors have been allowed to approach the famous standing stones at Stonehenge, let alone enter their midst and feel the power of past civilizations.  We all make the pilgrimage west from London to experience the moment when Stonehenge emerges before us on the Salisbury Plain.   Although the A344 will […]

October 3, 2010 | By | Reply More
Visit Las Vegas On The Cheap – Top Tips

Visit Las Vegas On The Cheap – Top Tips

Just because Vegas is renowned for attracting high rollers, that doesn’t mean you have to spend big to have a good time in Sin City. Unless you have pockets full of bills to spread around, it pays to do some advance research and take advantage of tips to help you stretch your dollars and avoid […]

September 30, 2010 | By | Reply More
Best Articles About Fall Foliage, Autumn Festivals, Foliage Maps & Guides

Best Articles About Fall Foliage, Autumn Festivals, Foliage Maps & Guides

It’s late September and the leaves in northern Maine are already turning dazzling shades of red and orange.  Now’s the time to plan your annual leaf peeping excursion.  Here’s a roundup of the best of our best Fall Foliage articles to help you make your plans: Best Fall Foliage Maps & Guides Fantastic Fall Festivals […]

September 26, 2010 | By | Reply More
Santa Fe Celebrates 400 Years With A Gala Food Festival

Santa Fe Celebrates 400 Years With A Gala Food Festival

Hidden throughout the United States are cities that many consider timeless.  These cities are home to hand-built cobblestone streets, churches that display the craftsmanship of artisans long passed, and markets and businesses that have withstood the test of time.  One of North America’s oldest cities, founded in 1610, is hosting its 20th annual culinary tribute […]

August 23, 2010 | By | Reply More
Cupcake Camps – For The Love of a Luscious Little Treat

Cupcake Camps – For The Love of a Luscious Little Treat

The cupcake craze has swept the world faster than tales of Lyndsay Lohan’s latest rehab relapse.  Who could predict when Carrie and Miranda first visited Magnolia Bakery to indulge in cupcakes and gossip, it would start a petite cake renaissance that would reverberate to distant shores and neighborhood stores.  Even the Food Network is pushing […]

August 10, 2010 | By | Reply More
New Sale Lets You Indulge Like A Celebrity At An Understudy's Price

New Sale Lets You Indulge Like A Celebrity At An Understudy's Price

The exclusive One & Only Resorts have been favorite hideouts for celebrities for years.  A-listers such as Jennifer Aniston, Scarlett Johanssen, Demi Moore and Ashton Kutcher have sought the seductive indulgence of these resorts, and now perhaps it’s your turn! We’ve just received notice that the OneOnly Ocean Club in the Bahamas and One &Only […]

July 27, 2010 | By | Reply More
Hotel du Louvre – An Iconic & Affordable Paris Opera Hotel

Hotel du Louvre – An Iconic & Affordable Paris Opera Hotel

When you dream of a trip to Paris, does your hotel have a iconic Haussmann facade, a bustling lobby with sweeping views down broad boulevards, comfortable rooms with plush linens and cream colored marbled baths?  If this sounds like your Parisian fantasy, look no further than the Hotel du Louvre to fulfill your heart’s desire. […]

July 18, 2010 | By | Reply More
Paris Walks Brings Famous Sinners and Saints Alive

Paris Walks Brings Famous Sinners and Saints Alive

There are tours.. and then there are experiences that introduce you to the soul of a city so that it lives with you always. We experienced such a tour experience with Paris Walks during a walking tour of the Marais. Personally, I usually hate tours; I always feel like cattle be herded along, never quite […]

July 14, 2010 | By | Reply More
Paris On Our Mind – Tried and True Paris Tips

Paris On Our Mind – Tried and True Paris Tips

Here are some Paris travel tips that will make  your journey safe, comfortable and fabulous. I’m always spouting, “When you see a super great deal – make yourself drop everything and go!”  That’s exactly what happened to us last month when Linda and I had the opportunity to fly off to Paris at a fabulous […]

July 10, 2010 | By | Reply More
You May Have Hated Leona, But You'll Love Her Restaurant!

You May Have Hated Leona, But You'll Love Her Restaurant!

July 9, 2010 | By | Reply More
JetBlue Announces Endless Summer Sale To Bermuda

JetBlue Announces Endless Summer Sale To Bermuda

Just when the final days of summer begin to tick down and dreaded thoughts of  back-to-school shopping creep in, do a little budget shopping of your own at JetBlue.com  JetBlue  has announced an Endless Summer Sale to Bermuda that will extend your beach days right through the end of October.  So make plans to settle […]

July 8, 2010 | By | Reply More
Lobster Rolls, Frog Jumping Contests & White Water Rafting – It Must Be Summer in Maine

Lobster Rolls, Frog Jumping Contests & White Water Rafting – It Must Be Summer in Maine

This summer is an old fashioned SCORCHA! – so it’s time to head to the cool, clear mountain villages of Maine where breezes blow and temperatures are comfortable.  While throngs of tourists cling to the rocky coastline (which is impressive we must admit), more discerning families head inland where spring fed lakes and rumbling rivers […]

July 7, 2010 | By | 1 Reply More
Hotel Beauchamps – A Real Charmer in The Heart of Paris

Hotel Beauchamps – A Real Charmer in The Heart of Paris

Do you always wonder just where to stay in Paris.. left bank, right bank, Isle de la Cite? May I suggest a chic boutique Paris Elysees hotel, located just  two blocks off the Champs-Élysées, near the Arc de Triumph, and close to all transportation options? – The Hotel Beauchamps.  Next question, “Will the hotel be […]

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