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Reassure the kids that the Easter Bunny will still find them in a hotel, and grab the whole family for this sweet getaway to Hershey, PA. This package deal starts at only $374 per room per night for a family of four! Spend some quality time exploring Hershey Gardens and the Hershey Story Museum. Then get your thrill fix on Hershey Park’s many fun rides, for an unforgettable Easter weekend.
This Easter package includes:
- Saturday breakfast at Hershey Lodge’s restaurant Lebbie Lebkicher’s
- One-day admission to Springtime in the Park
- Easter Sunday breakfast
- Admission to Hershey Gardens
- Admission to the Hershey Story Museum
THE VALUE: Tickets to Hershey Park for a family of four start at over $110, and this deal gets you admission to the park (and more) plus deluxe accommodation and meals! And, the deal is valid for Easter weekend, when hotels often charge a premium.
THE CATCH: There’s a two-night minimum stay.
THE DETAILS: Click here to book the Easter Package or call 1-800-HERSHEY
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Hands down, fall is my favorite time of year in Northern California. Summer fog is a distant memory and clear, sunny days showcase this area’s phenomenal landscape. Our fall foliage is not as dramatic as other parts of the country, but the color we do get lasts for months. Literally, trees start changing in September and continue to do so through December.
What makes the San Francisco Bay Area so kid-friendly is the plethora of outdoors-oriented things to do. From the beach to city parks to protected wilderness areas, there are limitless places to explore.
Here’s my list of favorite activities and events over the fall months in and around San Francisco. Read more
We know how it goes – year after year summer flies by and all those exciting travel plans get lost somewhere between great idea and execution. So before your office’s summer Fridays end and the kids head back to school, pack up your shorts and swimsuits and head out for one last summer hurrah. Here are a few fab deals for the upcoming holiday weekend. Read more
Summer’s coming to a close, so why not send it off with a proper Labor Day weekend getaway on Mexico’s Caribbean coast? Travelers can relax in luxury over the holiday weekend at the Catalonia Royal Tulum where room rates start at $162/night in conjunction with the Riviera Maya Jazz Festival on September 4, 2010. The all-inclusive Riviera Maya resort is adults only (really, no screaming kids at the pool or beach), and features a full-service spa; four bars, and seven restaurants offering a variety of international cuisine; and activities including snorkeling, swimming with dolphins, canoeing and kayaking, and much more. The Riviera Maya Jazz Festival will be held in nearby Playa del Carmen, featuring world-renowned musicians Eddie Palmiera, Araya-Orta Latin Jazz Quartet, and India.
THE VALUE: The Riviera Maya Jazz Festival is free, and accommodations at the resort include à la carte breakfast, lunch, and dinner, plus unlimited drinks, daily activities, hotel taxes, and gratuities.
THE CATCH: Airfare is not included.
THE DETAILS: Visit www.hoteles-catalonia.com and enter your Labor Day weekend dates to find rates starting at $162/night.
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Like the lottery jackpot winner who suddenly finds himself thrust into the media spotlight, Rhinebeck, NY, a sleepy hamlet on the Hudson River (shown at right; courtesy of Duchess County Tourism) 100 miles north of New York City, has spent the past week-and-a-half as a Google News staple. Is there anyone in America who doesn’t know why? Former First Daughter Chelsea Clinton married her long-time beau Marc Mezvinsky on July 31, amid much pomp and secrecy. And now that the secret is out about Rhinebeck’s charms, I thought couples looking for a romantic weekend getaway spot might want to know about its best inns, eateries and attractions. Luckily, I got the “local’s scoop” from some friends who live there. Read more
Set your timers for August 3. Endless Vacation Rentals’ 72-hour Labor Day weekend promotion starts at noon. Book a weeklong stay between September 3 and September 12 for just $299 (only $43 per night), with furnished, private accommodations in 50 states, Canada, and on seven Caribbean islands. Think crowd-pleasers like Las Vegas, Palm Springs, Orlando, and the Virgin Islands, or cozy lakeside and mountain getaways in Missouri, Texas, and Colorado.
THE VALUE: These spacious condos sleep up to four people, averaging out to $75 per person in total for a seven-night stay.
THE CATCH: Endless Vacation Rentals’ 100 percent refund up to three days before travel is not applicable to this promotion.
THE DETAILS: Visit www.evrentals.com or call 1-877-STAY-EVR to book between August 3 and August 6.
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For all you city folk looking for some sand (or you car-less vacationers looking for a respite), getting to the East Coast’s famed gay resort towns needn’t involve complicated train-ferry-bus itineraries or multiple stops thanks to a host of gay-owned shuttle services. Whether it becomes a party bus is up to you. Read more
Supply and demand dictates that fares will skyrocket during holiday weekends, so if you’re planning a trip for the Fourth of July you may want to take a look at AirTran’s latest sale. For today only, book tickets for travel from June 30-July 7 for as little as $44 one-way on short-haul flights, and $94 for longer commutes. Over 50 routes are on sale (including international destinations), bringing the total round-trip fare down to just $134 (after taxes). That’s unheard of for this peak-travel weekend!
This week’s web-fare sale from American Airlines lands during Memorial Day Weekend with round-trip, domestic and international flights starting as low as $94! Now, those procrastinators who waited until the last minute to make their plans can say, “I told you so,” as they book one of these low fares. Spend the long weekend basking on the beaches of San Diego, Miami, Belize City, or St. Croix; have your fill of traditional barbecue in Tennessee or Texas; or simply take advantage of these low fares and fly to London or Mexico City. Domestic travel is valid between May 28 ? June 1, and tickets must be booked by May 21. International travel is valid between May 25 ? June 2, and tickets must be booked by May 23.
Sample Round-Trip Fares (Taxes Not Included):
• Abilene, TX?Dallas: $94
• Los Angeles?San Diego: $154
• Dallas?Memphis: $200
• Green Bay?Chicago: $200
• Springfield, MO?New Orleans: $240
• Raleigh?London: $632
• New York City?Toronto: $216
• Miami?St. Croix: $382
To book your flight visit www.expedia.com
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