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Super Low Prices For Luxury South Pacific Vacations

Super Low Prices For Luxury South Pacific Vacations

Lately the prices for South Pacific vacations have been dropping like stones.  In years past, the price of a trip to the exotic islands of Tahiti and Fiji would take your breath away (and not in a good way).  But this spring we’re seeing tremendous sales – you can now take a week’s vacation on […]

June 12, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More
Summer Restaurant Weeks – Cheap Eats, Yummy Treats

Summer Restaurant Weeks – Cheap Eats, Yummy Treats

Indulge yourself in a delicious, relaxing, inexpensive meal this summer and you may not feel so bad about not being away on vacation.  Restaurant Weeks have traditionally been held during slow traffic weeks in the middle of winter, but this year with the slow economy,  they are springing up all across the country right in […]

May 28, 2009 | By | Reply More
Another Incredible Deal – This Time to Ireland

Another Incredible Deal – This Time to Ireland

Time to start planning a family trip to Ireland!  How does 6 nights in a 5-Star 19th Century Manor Resort, roundtrip airfare, plus a full-size rental car with unlimited mileage for $499 sound? – Incredible, am I right? The folks at Sceptre Tours have put together this family friendly package for travelers to Ireland from […]

May 20, 2009 | By | Reply More
Stay In A Billion Dollar Resort For A C-Note!

Stay In A Billion Dollar Resort For A C-Note!

I’m sure this economy was not what the developers had in mind when the M Resort Spa Casino in Las Vegas was designed (by the group that built Wynn, The Mirage, Caesars Palace and others).   After investing a cool BILLION dollars (hard to even imagine) the sprawling resort opened to the public in early […]

May 15, 2009 | By | Reply More
Choose Fiji Over of Tahiti To Save a Bundle

Choose Fiji Over of Tahiti To Save a Bundle

An exotic South Pacific vacation is at the top of most of our dream vacation lists. Having spent time in both Tahiti and Fiji, I can tell you without hesitation,”Go – these destinations will knock your socks off”.   The islands are every bit as enchanting and sensual as the pictures would have you believe! Two concerns typically […]

April 27, 2009 | By | Reply More
A Super Getaway Deal for New England Golfers!

A Super Getaway Deal for New England Golfers!

We’ve just received word of a fabulous 3 day golf getaway that will have you thumbing your nose at the recession and taking off to enjoy one of New England’s premier golf resorts with unlimited golf privileges. The Bethel Inn Resort, located just down the mountainside from the Sunday River Ski Area in Bethel Maine, […]

April 13, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More
Choose The Right Credit Card When You Travel

Choose The Right Credit Card When You Travel

Having just returned from a lengthy trip to a foreign country, I had the opportunity to access my ‘every day’ credit cards to be sure we were bringing cards that would save us the most money while providing the best coverages.  Let’s be honest, all cards are not created equal – some are good for […]

April 10, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More
Museums in France Are Free to Anyone Under 25!

Museums in France Are Free to Anyone Under 25!

Just in time for the busy summer travel season, France has eliminated entrance fees at its national museums and monuments for anyone under the age of 25. (Makes you want to be a college student again doesn’t it!).  French President Sarkozy also announced further investment of 100 million euros per year for museums and heritage […]

April 9, 2009 | By | Reply More
New Hotel Rate Tracking Service

New Hotel Rate Tracking Service

We’ve all become accustomed to using the interent to track airline fares, waiting for a great sale to book flights.  Well now, thanks to the ingenious folks at Yapta.com, you can track rates at your favorite hotel as well. Let’s say that gorgeous Caribbean Island Resort you love so much has been calling your name.  […]

March 20, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More
Celebrated Maine Inns – Half Price in May

Celebrated Maine Inns – Half Price in May

You can picture them now, stately grand dames of the seacoast welcoming visitors for decades – elegant, historic and pricey.  Well now, thanks to The Maine Innkeepers Association, you can indulge yourself with a coveted Maine getaway in May, for half price.  What’s even better, your stay will benefit Habitat for Humanity at the same […]

March 13, 2009 | By | Reply More
One Click To Travel Discount Coupons

One Click To Travel Discount Coupons

It’s been quite a while since I considered myself a coupon clipper, but times change, budgets tighten, and it’s time to sharpen up those clippers again!  There’s a whole new world online for finding your favorite products offered at a discount prices, and that includes travel as well.  Dozens of coupon sites populate the internet […]

March 2, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More
Super Low London Vacations from Virgin Atlantic

Super Low London Vacations from Virgin Atlantic

The latest deal from Virgin Vacations is nothing short of WOW! The Virgin group occupies a warm spot in my heart for great service, cheaky humor, and low prices, and their current deal is worth a close look.  From now until March 12, 2009 you can book at 6 night Virgin Value Vacation to London […]

February 11, 2009 | By | Reply More
Giant Hotel Sale – 5 Star Resorts for $1 Dollar A Night!

Giant Hotel Sale – 5 Star Resorts for $1 Dollar A Night!

If you like to solve mysteries, you’re going to love the promotional sale at LastMinuteTravel.com.  Beginning on January 26th, and continuing for two weeks, the site will put all hotels on sale for just $1 a night for a 15 minute window each day.  If you can guess the correct time to visit the LastMinuteTravel.com […]

January 23, 2009 | By | Reply More
EuroStar Rail Passes Reduced Just in Time for Summer Travel

EuroStar Rail Passes Reduced Just in Time for Summer Travel

In the past few years high speed rail routes have blossomed throughout Europe making travel between major cities both fast, convenient and comfortable, but not necessarily inexpensive.  Famous Eurostar trains zip travelers between London, Paris and Brussels with ease, and thanks to Rail Europe’s recently announced Eurostar High Speed Savings Plan, this summer’s travel will […]

January 16, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More
How To Save Big In the Big Apple

How To Save Big In the Big Apple

Thanks go to Rita (a WGTT tipster) for passing along this wonderful post about how to save money on your next visit to New York City.  Rita knows her stuff – enjoy her report! “I had always heard how expensive New York City can be, but my friend and I found ways to have a […]

January 7, 2009 | By | Reply More
Heads Up Boston – Virgin America Has Arrived!

Heads Up Boston – Virgin America Has Arrived!

The long anticipated arrival of spunky new low cost carrier Virgin America is finally on the way.  Nonstop flights between Boston and LAX and SFO will begin operations on February 12, 2009.  Tickets are on sale now for just $149 each way (see site for full details).  Virgin America also flies between New York, Washington […]

December 9, 2008 | By | 1 Reply More
Where, Oh Where, Has Saga Tours Gone???

Where, Oh Where, Has Saga Tours Gone???

There was a time not so long ago when hundreds of joyful retired US couples packed their bags and flew off to the breezy coasts of southern Europe for the winter season with the low cost tour operator Saga Holidays.  They were KING of the long term condo rental market on the Costa del Sol […]

November 3, 2008 | By | 1 Reply More
Teach English Around the World and Be Paid To Travel

Teach English Around the World and Be Paid To Travel

Most anyone who speaks English well can be trained to “Teach English As A Foreign Language” through the well known TEFL organization.  TEFL Certification courses are offered all across the globe and usually require a 4 week commitment to study the course curriculum and do a bit of practice teaching.  This international program enjoys wide […]

September 29, 2008 | By | Reply More
Family Emergency and Bereavement Airfares – Where To Find Them

Family Emergency and Bereavement Airfares – Where To Find Them

Family medical emergency and bereavement fares have become harder to find in the past year as some airlines have eliminated them altogether. The excuse is that competition among airlines has brought prices down to the point that they just can’t afford to reduce them any further – yeah right! We all know that last minute […]

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