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Marriott Offers Stay 2 Get 1 Free Bonus Rewards

Marriott Offers Stay 2 Get 1 Free Bonus Rewards

Marriott Hotels are repeating a very popular Mega Bonus Rewards program for Marriott Reward Members.  Travelers who are Marriott Rewards Members will earn one free night for every two nights stayed at a Marriott property between 9/15/11 and 1/15/12 and paid for with a VISA card. The free night is for a future stay at […]

August 24, 2011 | By | Reply More
Six New Travel Apps To Save Time and Money

Six New Travel Apps To Save Time and Money

The number of Travel Apps being introduced to the mobile marketplace is astounding. It seems every day our ‘Wicked Good’ email box is filled with news of Apps just begging for a try out.  Since neither Linda or I have an iPhone, we usually have to wait for the Android and Blackberry version to come along – which means […]

August 1, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More
Boston’s Best Family Hotel Announces Great Deals For Summer 2011

Boston’s Best Family Hotel Announces Great Deals For Summer 2011

One of Boston’s most family friendly hotels sits just a bit upriver along the banks of the Charles River, offering dramatic views of Boston’s skyline and lots of ammenities to delight visitors of all ages . I can’t think of a better location to introduce your family to the history and culture of Boston than at the AAA 4-diamond Royal Sonesta Hotel.

June 28, 2011 | By | Reply More
Free Gifts From Hotels.com

Free Gifts From Hotels.com

Don’t you just love getting free stuff? Hotels.com agrees and has launched a Summer Giftaway promotion that gives away free Kindles and gas cards. Just book your summer getaway at Hotels.com and you’ll receive super gifts as well as reduced prices.

June 8, 2011 | By | Reply More
Dramatic, Secluded Lighthouse Bed and Breakfast Inns

Dramatic, Secluded Lighthouse Bed and Breakfast Inns

Dramatic lighthouse accommodations dot the coastline along the east and west of the United States and along the shore of the Great Lakes.  Imagine wandering along a craggy coast this summer and staying at an historic lighthouse that’s been turned into a charming Lighthouse Keepers Inn or captivating Bed & Breakfast.  Fascinating Lighthouse Inns can […]

May 28, 2011 | By | Reply More
Amelia Island – An Enchanting Getaway Destination That’s Easy To Reach and Full of Fun

Amelia Island – An Enchanting Getaway Destination That’s Easy To Reach and Full of Fun

Beautiful Beaches, Intriguing History, Gorgeous Inns,  Divine Food, Good Shopping – Wow What A Great Vacation Spot! I’ve just spent a completely magical long weekend on Amelia Island in Florida.  If you’ve never visited this beautiful and fascinating island just off the coast of Jacksonville Florida, you’re missing a lot. When I think of what […]

April 6, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More
New App Launches For Booking a 'Hotel Tonight'

New App Launches For Booking a 'Hotel Tonight'

Hotel Tonight is a new mobile app specifically designed to make booking last minute hotel room reservations a cinch. With all the disastrous winter weather plaguing the country this year, the Hotel Tonight app could be your savior when flights get canceled in Chicago, Boston, New York, Los Angeles, Washington DC or San Francisco, or […]

February 1, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More
Google Has The Easiest Tool For Finding Hotels

Google Has The Easiest Tool For Finding Hotels

This is my new favorite way to search for hotel rates – EASY and FAST! Click on Google Maps In search box enter ‘hotels in (city)’ Google will return a map with all the hotel locations noted, and the left column will display hotel information with real-time availability and rates.  You can even enter the […]

November 29, 2010 | By | Reply More
Hyatt Introduces Ultra-Clean, Allergy Free Hotel Rooms

Hyatt Introduces Ultra-Clean, Allergy Free Hotel Rooms

Hyatt Hotels wants to be your bug-free choice for your next lodging stay whether it’s the microscopic variety or ones with 4 legs.  If  all the news of hidden germs on surfaces of hotels rooms has you cringing, you’ll be glad to know the solution may be as close as your nearest Hyatt Hotel.  Hyatt […]

October 26, 2010 | By | Reply More
Happily Haunted Inns – America’s Most Haunted Bed and Breakfasts

Happily Haunted Inns – America’s Most Haunted Bed and Breakfasts

As October breezes turn cool and orange hues paint the landscape our thoughts turn to weekend escapes at cozy country inns and inviting bed and breakfasts.  Early morning mist raising off frosted fields tickle our imaginations and remind us of bygone spirits who have inhabited these lands.  As Halloween approaches, why not embrace the spirit […]

October 11, 2010 | By | Reply More
Richard Branson Wants To Know.. Do You Fancy Getting Into Bed With Virgin?

Richard Branson Wants To Know.. Do You Fancy Getting Into Bed With Virgin?

This is the cheeky and provocative query that introduces the new Virgin Hotels website.  And apparently 70% of travelers surveyed answered yes, they would be excited to stay at a hotel owned by Virgin.  So last week, Sir Richard and his Virgin group announced they are preparing to enter the crowded hospitality marketplace with a […]

September 26, 2010 | By | Reply More
Marriott Rewards Mega Bonus  Promotion

Marriott Rewards Mega Bonus Promotion

Marriott Hotels has upped their Rewards Program by announcing a Mega Bonus Promotion – Earn one free night for every two nights stayed.  Stay at one of the Marriott family of hotels (Marriott, Renaissance, Courtyard by Marriott, Spring Hill, Ritz Carlton etc) for two nights between September 15 and January 15, 2011, pay with your […]

August 19, 2010 | By | 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 […]

July 5, 2010 | By | Reply More
Wentworth By The Sea – A Stunning Historic Hotel, One Hour North Of Boston

Wentworth By The Sea – A Stunning Historic Hotel, One Hour North Of Boston

A bodacious seaside escape awaits you just a short drive north of Boston at the stunning Wentworth By The Sea Resort, one of America’s most inviting historic grand hotels. For 20 years or more the imposing Wentworth Hotel lay shuttered and crumbling on it’s rocky outcrop just over the New Hampshire boarder in New Castle, […]

May 3, 2010 | By | Reply More
Crystal Cove Beach Bungalows Transport You Back To The Golden Days of Early Hollywood

Crystal Cove Beach Bungalows Transport You Back To The Golden Days of Early Hollywood

Tucked between the tony enclaves of Newport Beach and Laguna Beach, on California’s sunny southern coast, lies a charming seaside sanctuary dotted with cozy beach bungalows preserved from a bygone era.  More than a dozen Crystal Cove Beach Cottages (located within the Crystal Cove State Park ) have been lovingly restored and are available for […]

March 22, 2010 | By | Reply More
Yippie – Turks & Caicos Is On Sale!

Yippie – Turks & Caicos Is On Sale!

Those of you who know me well, know that although I’ve traveled all across the globe, Turks and Caicos is the only destination I’ve ever seriously considered moving to.  Yes, it’s that wonderful!  Spectacular beaches, aquamarine and electric blue ocean, friendly locals, world renowned bone fishing, an eclectic array of restaurants, and gorgeous upscale resorts […]

March 18, 2010 | By | 2 Replies More
1,2, Free! Stay Two Nights, Get One Free Hotel Deals

1,2, Free! Stay Two Nights, Get One Free Hotel Deals

Major hotels are jumping on the Buy Two, Get One Free bandwagon. Rather than reducing their rates in general, hotels are offering customers a free night’s stay instead.  Stay for two consecutive nights and get one free equals a 33 1/3% price reduction for your overall stay.  For instance if you stay two nights at […]

March 11, 2010 | By | Reply More
Handicapped Accessible Hotels Now Searchable On Hotels.com

Handicapped Accessible Hotels Now Searchable On Hotels.com

Thumbs up for Hotels.com that has added a search criteria box for finding accessibility features offered at hotels.  The search block which appears after you have entered your destination and dates of travel, enables you to search for features such as accessibility bathroom, braille signage, roll-in showers etc.  This is good news for anyone who […]

February 16, 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 […]

January 25, 2010 | By | 3 Replies More
Discounted Short-Term Apartment Rentals In Paris

Discounted Short-Term Apartment Rentals In Paris

You may never suspect it, but a New York apartment rental company has the best travel rental deals  for Paris, London and South of France.  Meet NYHabitat.com a wonderful site for finding furnished apartment rentals whether it be for 2 days,  two months or a full year.  And now they have launched a new travel […]

January 21, 2010 | By | Reply More