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TSA Screening Changes May Ease Your Airport Angst

TSA Screening Changes May Ease Your Airport Angst

TSA screenings continue to be a hot topic as it seems hardly a day goes by without a fresh video appearing featuring a traumatized traveler getting a very personal pat down and inspection by airport security.  Most disturbing are the pictures of toddlers being reduced to tears as they go through the screening process.  It […]

January 8, 2013 | By | Reply More
Guide To Airline Fees for Skis and Other Winter Gear

Guide To Airline Fees for Skis and Other Winter Gear

Vacation Guidelines: Airlines Fees for Skis and Winter Gear When considering an upcoming ski vacation, deciding on location is half the battle. There are mountains to be located, paths to be explored, and most importantly, adventures to be had. For many, this means heading to a favorite skiing resort each year. For others, however, it […]

December 20, 2012 | By | Reply More
New Books To Thrill The Travel Lovers On Your Christmas List

New Books To Thrill The Travel Lovers On Your Christmas List

Without a doubt, Lonely Planet has become one of my favorite go-to publishers for entertaining travel books.  We all know they publish terrific travel guides, but now they also have a series of really wonderful ‘coffee table’ travel books.  Recently they released a number of extraordinary books that will tempt you to keep a copy […]

December 4, 2012 | By | Reply More
Fun Thanksgiving Infographic

Fun Thanksgiving Infographic

Happy Thanksgiving Everyone!
Here’s an infographic with some very entertaining fun-facts about how we celebrate the day.

November 22, 2012 | By | Reply More
Best Black Friday and Cyber Monday Travel Deals for 2012

Best Black Friday and Cyber Monday Travel Deals for 2012

Here’s a rundown of the best Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals that have appeared in our in-box.  While everyone else is fighting the crowds at the malls trying to save a few dollars, smart travelers will land some of the best travel deals of the winter, saving hundreds of dollars.  Major hotel companies, airlines […]

November 21, 2012 | By | Reply More
Top Ways To Stay In Touch While Travelling

Top Ways To Stay In Touch While Travelling

What’s New In Top Communication Devices and Apps for Travellers Keeping in touch is never more important than when travelling far from home, and thankfully, it has never been easier or cheaper to do. The latest travel communication apps and devices not only help you talk, send pictures and texts, but they also help you […]

November 19, 2012 | By | Reply More
Release Your Inner Child At A Make Meaning Store

Release Your Inner Child At A Make Meaning Store

Disconnect, unplug and tap into your own creativity at one of the newly opened Make Meaning stores.   Share the experience with your children or friends and create long lasting memories.  This is a great way to have a stay-cation day together and leave with a handcrafted memento to remember it by. During a rainy weekend […]

November 15, 2012 | By | Reply More
Philly Thanksgiving Celebrations Are Tops For Turkey Day Weekend

Philly Thanksgiving Celebrations Are Tops For Turkey Day Weekend

Philly Sure Knows How to Entertain on Turkey Weekend! It is so hard to grasp how rapidly the end of year is approaching, it seems like it was just yesterday we were celebrating the onset of 2012 and now I find myself having to gather my end of year shopping list. But I do have […]

November 12, 2012 | By | Reply More
Great Travel Apps For Your New Tech Toys

Great Travel Apps For Your New Tech Toys

Whether you are a frequent traveller or you are going on your annual break away, we all need something to keep us occupied as we embark on our plane, ferry or train journey. It is now standard to see people walking around the airport or train station with a tablet in their hand, so we […]

November 8, 2012 | By | Reply More
How To Use Social Media To Find The Best Travel Deals

How To Use Social Media To Find The Best Travel Deals

Secrets of Using Social Media to Land the Best Travel Deals Social media can be extremely effective when planning a trip. If you were thinking of taking a trip and had friends who had been to that particular destination before, you would probably ask them lots of questions about what places you should see and […]

October 31, 2012 | By | Reply More
Free Vacation Stays for Vets on Veteran’s Day

Free Vacation Stays for Vets on Veteran’s Day

Now in its 4th year, this is a promotion I look forward to spreading the news about each  year.  On November 11th (Veteran’s Day) more than 1,000 Bed and Breakfasts across the United States and Canada are offering Vets a free night’s stay. The 4th Annual B&Bs for Vets program honors men and women who […]

October 30, 2012 | By | Reply More
5 Top Fall Cultural Events In New York City

5 Top Fall Cultural Events In New York City

Something that is never missing in this beautiful unsleeping city is the variety of possibilities and magnificent events that are on display all year around. Within the romance of this fall 2012, one more time New York offers us numerous cultural activities, from music to design, from film festivals to exhibitions. Among the great assortment, […]

October 18, 2012 | By | Reply More