Rome Walks Gay Tour Hadrian Antinous

In Rome, a city not historically known for its gay friendliness (thanks, Vatican!), walls are nonetheless breaking down. This past June, EuroPride marched from Piazza dei Cinquecento through the center of the city to the Circus Maximus, with about a million participants overall. And now, the highly rated, English-language... Read More

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The Fairbanks House

Romantic vacations don’t have to break the bank – no really, they don’t have to. It’s still possible to find great deals on warm getaways during the winter, when snowbirds flock to the Sunshine State to escape the cold. If a romantic escape is what you seek, packages can... Read More Recently rated the most tech-friendly airline, Delta Airlines continued its tech trend by installing six cameras in a suitcase to show us exactly what journey our luggage goes on when we check it. Although the video leaves some to be desired (no TSA screening area photography allowed, for example... Read More

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Restaurant Week

Restaurant Week is one of the best ways to dine in style, noshing at incredible, well-known restaurants that are otherwise out of the normal price range. Not only does it provide a great excuse for a date night, Restaurant Week is an exhibition of local culture and cuisine. Check... Read More

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2011 12 28 Montecarlo

Stay at the upscale Monte Carlo Resort and Casino, located directly on the legendary Las Vegas Strip, for as little as $46 per night in 2012. This saves you 25% on current hotel pricing! The 4-star Monte Carlo features a lagoon pool, a wave pool, a sand volleyball pit, and... Read More

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Villa at Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay

If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to spend more quality time with the person you love, then I suggest you enjoy that togetherness someplace amazing! And what’s better or more romantic than a stunning, sun-kissed island? There’s something innately sexy and bond-inspiring about the sea – floating... Read More

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Elite Island Resorts

Not sure what to do with that $100 Sears gift card you got for the holidays? Now through February 29, you can pay for a Caribbean vacation at Elite Island Resorts with your unused gift cards. Walmart, Home Depot, Amex – whatever you’ve got, Elite will take it, up... Read More

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Carnival Freedom Resized

Sail away on a 6-night getaway to top destinations in Southern Florida and the Western Caribbean, including quirky Key West, gorgeous Grand Cayman, and fun-in-the-sun Jamaica. The spacious, 2,974-passenger Carnival Freedom embarks on February 19 from Fort Lauderdale, with discounted rates – reflecting savings of up to 73 percent... Read More

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Los Cabos Tourism BoardSpend a weekend playing jet-setter at these quick winter getaways

It doesn’t matter if the pages of your passport are filled with stamps or if you’ve got a shiny new one just waiting to take a trip, because a quick winter getaway is the perfect excuse to break it out. Sure you could head to the local ski resort... Read More

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Nancy Robbins/Yosemite Sierra Visitors Bureau

Yosemite National Park might be lacking in snow so far this year, but the lack of picturesque snowy landscapes means that areas of the park that are ordinarily closed for the winter still remain open. Visitors to the park can expect the rare opportunities that the usual winter temperatures... Read More

Flickr/Alan Stanton

Aspiring art thieves, I’ve got good news for you – you can legally hone your thievery skills in Melbourne, Australia, at least until January 15. Melbourne’s Art Series Hotels (the Cullen, the Olsen, and the Blackman, each of which are designed around the work of iconic Australian artists) are... Read More

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We travel bloggers adore making lists of where our readers should go in the new year. But let’s face it, every list, whether it has destinations or groceries on it, is subjective. Which is why, to lend a veneer of objectivity to this list of top family vacation picks... Read More

Gansevoort Park Avenue NYC

Make a New Year’s resolution to visit New York City this January to take advantage of post-holiday sales, un-crowded attractions, and great savings on accommodations. Playing off the city’s popular “Restaurant Week” promotions in January and February, eight hotels are offering steeply discounted rates for their own version of... Read More

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Hotel Bel Air Resize

Los Angeles offers more than glitz, glamour, and celebrity spotting. With its 75-mile-long coastline, temperate climes, and scenic canyons, spa-goers can also experience top-notch spa pampering with a view, with price tags ranging from the affordable to the astronomical. Read on for our three top picks: Crowne Plaza Redondo Beach and... Read More

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2011 12 22 Missionbay

Stay at an upscale hotel on the shores of one of San Diego’s biggest attractions, Mission Bay. Book three nights or more at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa and Marina and pay only $104 per night – a savings of 30% on current rates. The Regency Mission Bay boasts... Read More