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There's Still Time To Take A Great Family Vacation During February School Break

There's Still Time To Take A Great Family Vacation During February School Break

Are you lamenting not planning a getaway for February school vacation week?  It’s Not Too Late!  Our friends at The Bethel Inn near Sunday River Ski Resort in Bethel Maine, have just sent along a terrific family vacation offer. During February school vacation week, book a Stay and Dine Package at the Bethel Inn from […]

February 9, 2010 | By | Reply More
Calling All Golf Fanatics – Play 3/Get 3 Free in Myrtle Beach South Carolina

Calling All Golf Fanatics – Play 3/Get 3 Free in Myrtle Beach South Carolina

The Glens Golf Group, parent company to four premier golf courses along the Grand Strand in Myrtle Beach South Carolina, has just announced a tempting special that will light the eyes of golf fanatics everywhere.  Effective now and continuing right through to September 8, 2010, golfers who purchase 3 rounds of golf (at any of […]

February 7, 2010 | By | Reply More
Cat Island Adventure – Day Two

Cat Island Adventure – Day Two

We’ve been on Cat Island at the Fernandez Bay Village for just over 24 hours and have already begun to loose track of what day of the week it is.  Yesterday afternoon we  meandered among the 17 cottages and villas- all perched just off the water’s edge on Fernandez Bay.  SeaGrape is our home for […]

February 3, 2010 | By | Reply More
Cat Island – Day One

Cat Island – Day One

Just a quick post to say we’ve arrived at Cat Island in the Out Islands of the Bahamas – piece of cake.  A quick non-stop flight to Nassau on JetBlue ($104 each way) and then Tony the owner of Fernandez Bay Village ‘picked us up’ in his pvt plane for the half hour flight to […]

February 3, 2010 | By | Reply More
Vegas Gets A New Kind Of Show – Bullfights – Without The Violence!

Vegas Gets A New Kind Of Show – Bullfights – Without The Violence!

Tired of the same old song and dance routine in Las Vegas? We’ve got news of a fresh entertainment venue – Bullfights! These exuberant events will be presented in the South Point Arena with bold pageantry. The bullfights come complete with world class, bedazzled “toreros” from Spain, Portugal and Mexico, who will engage and enrage […]

February 1, 2010 | By | 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 […]

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Berlin Apartment Rental For Vacationers

Berlin Apartment Rental For Vacationers

Oliver, one of our ‘Wicked Good’ readers shares this tip for a great apartment rental in Berlin:  “I’ve been recently in Berlin in an excellent apartment. The price-quality relation was unbeatable (65€ per night for 2, for 100 square meters). It is located in one of the most interesting parts of the town, the former […]

January 25, 2010 | By | Reply More
Squeeze In A Mini Tour In A Mini Cooper

Squeeze In A Mini Tour In A Mini Cooper

London Sightseeing Tours with a fun twist. The cheeky crew at smallcarBIGCITY in London invite you (up to 3 passengers) to pop into a retro Mini Cooper and take a nostalgic tour of London – nostalgic if you partied in the 60’s  that is!  Your tour guide/driver will be outfitted in 60’s garb that will […]

January 12, 2010 | By | Reply More
Even The Olympics Is Discounting This Year!

Even The Olympics Is Discounting This Year!

Cartan Tours,  the official tour company of the Olympic Games, has just announced last minute discounts on trips to the 2010 Winter Olympic Games beginning in February.  The discounts range in dates from February 11 – 26 which includes opening day on February 12th.  The games will take place both in the city of Vancouver […]

January 11, 2010 | By | 1 Reply More
Driving In Italy – One Common Mistake Could Cost You A Bundle!

Driving In Italy – One Common Mistake Could Cost You A Bundle!

Beware The Speed Monitoring Traffic Machine! It seems the exuberant Italians have a new love, the inexpensive speed monitoring traffic machine!  After the introduction of this nifty traffic snapping photography machine a few years ago, Italian authorities have become true devotees of this technology –  snapping photos of unsuspecting motorists going a mile or two […]

January 11, 2010 | By | 1 Reply More
Celebrate Chinese New Year With Great Deals In San Francisco

Celebrate Chinese New Year With Great Deals In San Francisco

No city outside of Asia celebrates Chinese New Year with such exuberance and fan fare as San Francisco.  (Over 600,000 firecrackers make quite an impression!)  The entire month of February is dotted with celebrations that culminate with the grand parade and community fair on February 27th.  2010 is the Year of the Tiger with New […]

January 9, 2010 | By | Reply More
World's Tallest Snowman's Village Celebrates Winter!

World's Tallest Snowman's Village Celebrates Winter!

Bethel Maine Celebrates WinterFest. The picture perfect snow dusted town of Bethel Maine (just down mountain from Sunday River Ski Resort) proudly holds the title for the World’s Tallest Snowman (113 feet, 7 inches)  AND the Tallest SnowWoman (122 feet, 1 inch).   I just loved her curly eyelashes made out of full size skis!  […]

January 7, 2010 | By | 4 Replies More
Pies On Parade – Take A Bite Out Of Winter

Pies On Parade – Take A Bite Out Of Winter

Few things in life are as deliciously indulgent as settling down with a warm slice of fresh baked pie on a snowy winter’s day.  Forget the resolutions to deny yourself in the New Year and commit instead to tasting some of the best pies in New England for the benefit of charity.  The Historic Inns […]

January 4, 2010 | By | Reply More
Romantic Rome For The Weekend $399!

Romantic Rome For The Weekend $399!

This sale from Alitalia really grabbed our attention!  Imagine spending a romantic weekend strolling the cobbled streets and lanes of Rome with your heart’s desire. Stop for a cappuccino here, pick up a chic leather handbag there, oh new butter soft leather gloves? – well of course!…, and then let’s meander into a gelaterie to […]

December 22, 2009 | By | Reply More
5Nt Disney World Family Vacation Only $699pp From JetBlue

5Nt Disney World Family Vacation Only $699pp From JetBlue

JetBlue has some fantastic vacation deals out there for travel this winter.  One of the best is a family vacation to Disney World Florida for the low price of $699 per person. The “Magic Your Way” package”  includes air from New York (other cities available), 5 nights Disney All Star Movie Resort hotel (Quad occupancy), […]

December 22, 2009 | By | Reply More
Power Up A Snowcat And Take It For A Spin At Crested Butte Colorado

Power Up A Snowcat And Take It For A Spin At Crested Butte Colorado

Have you loved big brawny machines since childhood and always wished you could climb behind the wheel and power it up?  Well the folks at Crested Butte Colorado understand completely and are ready to make your big hauling dreams come true with their Snowcat Driving Experience. Started in March 2009, the Snowcat Experience teams vacationers […]

December 11, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More
The Best Italian Food In The Caribbean

The Best Italian Food In The Caribbean

The best Italian food in the Caribbean might be at sea! Can’t decide between a European vacation or a Caribbean cruise this year?   No problem – experience both!  Take a deeply discounted Caribbean cruise on an Italian cruise line to  enjoy the cuisine of the Mediterranean, the culture and ambiance of Italy, (not to […]

December 8, 2009 | By | Reply More
Rub Noses Like An Eskimo In An Igloo Hotel!

Rub Noses Like An Eskimo In An Igloo Hotel!

Toss me the bear skin and pass the fondue!  It’s almost time to pull on your Uggs and blast out into the snow for some winter fun.  You’ve heard about ice hotels – well now get ready to cozy up in an igloo!  The Krvavec ski resort in the mountains of Slovenia (one of the […]

December 2, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More
New England Holiday Festivals Too Good To Miss

New England Holiday Festivals Too Good To Miss

No one dresses up for the holidays like the historic towns and villages of New England.  The first two weekends of December bring holiday festivals galore featuring historic house tours, gaily decorated inns, musical performances, costumed carolers, bell ringers, antiques and crafts shows and good cheer for all.  Here is a list of New England’s […]

November 30, 2009 | By | Reply More
American Airlines Puts Europe On Sale For Winter and Spring

American Airlines Puts Europe On Sale For Winter and Spring

Just as British Airway’s World-On-Sale is expiring, American Airlines has taken up the gauntlet.  From now until December 3rd, winter and spring flights from the USA to Europe have been discounted.  Fly Boston to Barcelona for $248 each way, New York to London for $256, DC to Frankfurt for $298, Chicago to Rome for $327, […]

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