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10 Reasons To Visit Cape Kidnappers In Your Lifetime

10 Reasons To Visit Cape Kidnappers In Your Lifetime

Have you been watching the PGA Kiwi Open taking place at Cape Kidnappers? Everyone is awe struck by the incredibly dramatic coastal scenery and furrowed cliffs that the golf course dances over.  Bring a bag full of golf balls is all I can say, this hazard drops 800 feet into the sea!   So what […]

November 14, 2009 | By | Reply More
Fiji Flights On Sale – Just In Time for Winter Travel

Fiji Flights On Sale – Just In Time for Winter Travel

To celebrate its new route to Fiji, Continental Airlines is offering round-trip airfares from LAX to NAN for the low, low price of $844.70 pp (all taxes included!). The travel window for the sale fares is December 18, 2009 (when service begins) through March 31, 2010, making Fiji a perfect winter getaway destination from the […]

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Have Beds, Will Travel – A Group Tour Was Never Like This Before!

Have Beds, Will Travel – A Group Tour Was Never Like This Before!

Meet Exploranter, a whole new concept in overland coach travel for those with a free spirit and the ability to sleep with bunk mates.  Move aside Greyhound, Exploranter brings the cushy leather seats, the kitchen, the beds and the shower along for the journey.  Think Winnebego meets tour bus. Based in Sao Paulo Brazil, the […]

November 3, 2009 | By | Reply More
Calling All Pirates & Wenches – Pirates In Paradise Comes To Key West

Calling All Pirates & Wenches – Pirates In Paradise Comes To Key West

Earlier this month we told you about SEVEN (!) hysterical Key West Festivals that take place each fall – well here’s one more, and this one the whole family will love – Pirates in Paradise!  For a full week from November 28 to December 6, 2009, the 10th annual Pirates in Paradise Festival will turn […]

October 26, 2009 | By | Reply More
Come Fly-Away to St. Lucia – JetBlue's Newest Destination

Come Fly-Away to St. Lucia – JetBlue's Newest Destination

JetBlue is expanding it’s reach route by route with an eye to destinations in the Caribbean this winter.  Recently Barbados was added to the offerings, and today St. Lucia joins the JetBlue family of destinations as well.  JetBlue will offer three flights weekly between JFK and St. Lucia on Monday, Thursday and Sunday, offering the […]

October 26, 2009 | By | Reply More
Free Disney Park Passes – Volunteer A Day, Get A Day

Free Disney Park Passes – Volunteer A Day, Get A Day

The Disney organization is doing it’s part to encourage volunteerism across the USA in 2010.  Disney will be  giving away 1 million one day passes to either it’s  Disney World Florida or Disneyland California parks.  Simply volunteer for one day at an approved organization and you will receive a voucher for a full day park […]

October 22, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More
6 Secrets From The Stonewall Kitchen Cooking School

6 Secrets From The Stonewall Kitchen Cooking School

Linda and I took a rare ‘play’ day together on Friday and drove an hour north of Boston to York Maine (just past the Kittery outlet malls), to “Get Stuffed” at the Stonewall Kitchen Cooking School.  What a fabulous time we had!! Don’t we all love the guilty little pleasure of buying delectable  Stonewall Kitchen […]

October 12, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More
Believe Your Eyes – USVI Hotel Stays For 25 Cents Per Night!

Believe Your Eyes – USVI Hotel Stays For 25 Cents Per Night!

Beginning today (10/9/09) and continuing for the next 25 days, hotel rooms in the US Virgin Islands will be on sale for the incredible sum of 25 cents per night! This “cent-sensational” promotion celebrates the introduction of the freshly minted US quarter of the USVI which begins circulation today.  Reservations can be made through BookIt.com […]

October 9, 2009 | By | Reply More
Like Restaurant Week? You'll Love The New Spa and Hotel Weeks!

Like Restaurant Week? You'll Love The New Spa and Hotel Weeks!

If  you’re like me and millions of other in-the-know adventurers, you look forward to Restaurant Weeks each year as a ready excuse to gather your friends and experience a few new eateries.  Well put a smile on your face… the concept has now been picked up by spas and hotels across the country.  And fortunately […]

October 8, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More
Best Walks in Britain – A Must Save Article

Best Walks in Britain – A Must Save Article

The Times Online (London) has posted an article that anyone and everyone who may travel to the UK (in their lifetime) needs to save!  Times Walks – 100 Best Walks In The UK is a fabulous resource for sightseeing on your own two feet whether it be a city stroll or a countryside ramble.   Select […]

October 2, 2009 | By | Reply More
Six Crazy-Great Fall Festivals In The Florida Keys

Six Crazy-Great Fall Festivals In The Florida Keys

Few places on earth can match the free spirit revelry that is ready to party-out anytime, anyplace as in the Florida Keys. Each fall as summer temperatures cool, party temperatures rise with a host of funky, fun fall festivals. Here’s a list of 6 wild and crazy events that you have to experience to believe: […]

October 1, 2009 | By | Reply More
The Grandeur Of The Russian Court Comes To Amsterdam

The Grandeur Of The Russian Court Comes To Amsterdam

The Hermitage museum has reopened in Amsterdam featuring an extravagant exhibit entitled “At The Russian Court”. The elegant, newly restored, 17th century building hosts a dazzling display of over 1,800 treasurers from St. Petersburg including Faberge jewels, ornate thrones, lavish gowns and cultural riches of the Tsarist court. Don’t miss this opportunity for a glimpse […]

September 29, 2009 | By | Reply More
America's #1 Bike Tour Company Introduces Walking Tours

America's #1 Bike Tour Company Introduces Walking Tours

Long considered the premier bike touring company based in the USA, Vermont Bike Tours has recently announced the addition of top quality walking tours. VBT has been named one of the top three adventure tour companies on Earth for the past three years by the National Geographic Society, and has been offering quality tours for […]

September 28, 2009 | By | Reply More
New England Fall Foliage Trains – Scenic Views Without The Traffic

New England Fall Foliage Trains – Scenic Views Without The Traffic

          New England is blessed with some of the most spectacular fall foliage displays in the world.  The diverse variety of hardwood forests climbing dramatic mountainsides and reflected in shimmering lakes guarantee scenic overload.  This year skip the traffic jams on the highways and view the foliage on board one of […]

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Dublin ‘On The Cheap’ Gets Easy!

Dublin ‘On The Cheap’ Gets Easy!

If you’re heading over to the Emerald Isle, don’t go unless you’ve spent some time exploring VisitDublin.com. The site is loaded with tons of ways to save money and guarantee a fabulous visit.  The site is a prime example of a tourist bureau doing things right. Let’s get our priorities straight right away and begin […]

September 24, 2009 | By | Reply More
Club Med Jumps On The Discount Bandwagon – $799 pp for 7 Nights!

Club Med Jumps On The Discount Bandwagon – $799 pp for 7 Nights!

Club Med, long known for providing it’s guests with 24 hours of fun, and the first resorts to offer all inclusive vacation pricing, is making a big splash this fall with its “7 day Weekend” promotion.  Stay 7 nights for the price of 3 – that’s $799 per person all-inclusive, whether you’re traveling as a […]

September 22, 2009 | By | Reply More
50% Off Top Restaurants in Europe

50% Off Top Restaurants in Europe

TopTable.com takes top honors for finding great restaurants in Europe, but more importantly this is where you’ll find tons of special promotions and many 50% off dining offers.  In addition to current discounts, you can search your favorite city by Most Booked, Top Rated or Best For (an occassion).  Once you’ve found your perfect choice […]

September 18, 2009 | By | Reply More
It's Harvest Time – Visit A Nearby Vineyard and Do The Stomp!

It's Harvest Time – Visit A Nearby Vineyard and Do The Stomp!

What could be more sensuous and hilarious than participating in the age old tradition of crushing grapes in your bare feet – doing the squishy grape stomp?  Lucy loved it, and so may you.  It’s time to let your gypsy soul dance at one of the wonderful Wine Harvest Festivals across the country in September […]

September 16, 2009 | By | Reply More
Tradition and 'The Good Life' Is Alive and Well at The Balsams in Dixville Notch New Hampshire

Tradition and 'The Good Life' Is Alive and Well at The Balsams in Dixville Notch New Hampshire

I’ve just returned from three wonderful ‘north woods’ days spent at The Balsams Grand Resort in Dixville Notch New Hampshire.  You’re probably familiar with DIxville Notch from news broadcasts of  Presidential election campaigns, and the ‘first in the nation’ voting that takes place at the notch on the eve of every Presidential election.  As historic […]

September 7, 2009 | By | Reply More
September Brings Big Sales at Disney World

September Brings Big Sales at Disney World

Now that the kids have been called back to school, Disney Resorts have begun a super sale – discounting resort rooms from 15 to 42%.  The largest discounts are on deluxe villas where you can save a whopping 42% during most of September and the first week in October.  Check out all the sale details […]

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