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  • Escape to sunny Argentina this winter
    Escape to sunny Argentina this winter
    Looking for an escape this winter then consider an escape to sunny Argentina. It has been awhile but I still remember spending Christmas in Bariloche, Argentina. We crossed over the Andes from Chile into Argentina via the international pass,...
  • Kauai Marriott provides winning setting for "The Biggest Loser"
    Kauai Marriott provides winning setting for “The Biggest Loser”
    The Kaua'i Marriott Resort recently hosted six contestants from the “The Biggest Loser” who stayed at the hotel during a filming of a two-hour-episode filmed on the Island that will air Jan. 1, 2015. Viewers will be able to watch...
  • Newfoundland In Winter Has a Rare Warmth by Bill Vanderford
    Newfoundland In Winter Has a Rare Warmth by Bill Vanderford
    In recent times, I have often ventured into some urban areas of Canada where I was only tolerated by the population, but certainly not welcomed. Therefore, during a trip to Newfoundland, it was extremely refreshing to find a population of...
  • Puerto Rico spa offering pampering for mom, pop and tots plus plenty of sun and fun
    Puerto Rico spa offering pampering for mom, pop and tots plus plenty of sun and
    Tis the season to be jolly and once all the excitement and festivities wear off, hit the spa for some much-needed pampering. It’s also not a bad idea to get out of Dodge and the cool, snowy or rainy weather and hit the tropics where El...
  • Adirondacks ski for free deals that can’t be real, but they are, check it out
    Adirondacks ski for free deals that can’t be real, but they are, check it out
    Two Adirondacks hotels are actually offering ski for free packages this winter that can really save slopes users some big bucks. Part of the Opal Collections most scenic winter resorts, Lake Placid Lodge and The Sagamore Resort, are both letting...
  • Picture postcard perfect Park City offering first ever MLK Day specials
    Picture postcard perfect Park City offering first ever MLK Day specials
    Great news for skiers, due to a change in schedule by the Sundance Film Festival, you will now be able to find deals on lodgings at picture postcard perfect Park City. The popular ski area, which is normally sold-out due to the Sundance Film...
  • Vail Marriott gives skiers a big lift in rustic elegance
    Vail Marriott gives skiers a big lift in rustic elegance
    Heading to the slopes of magical Vail, Colorado, for Christmas or soon after and want to save a few bucks, Vail Marriott Mountain Resort has just the ticket. The resort's is offering a newLift Ticket Package that includes luxurious...
  • San Francisco's Sanford Court offering gift-wrapped deals for the holidays
    San Francisco’s Stanford Court offering gift-wrapped holiday packages
    While most likely there won’t be a white Christmas in the City by the Bay (with global warming one never knows), but that doesn’t mean the city isn’t decked out for the holidays. There are find plenty of joyous diversions to...
  • Delicate Arch
    Moab in a day
    Moab is the home of one of Utah's most iconic scenes: Delicate Arch. Although you can see it on our license plate, it is much better in person! It is a must-see place and it is easily accessible from Salt Lake City. Even if you only have one...
  • Celebrate Christmas in Las Vegas with lights, shows, gambling and lots of action
    Celebrate Christmas in Las Vegas with lights, shows, gambling and lots of action
    A few years ago after my mother passed away we decided to skip our traditional Christmas and escape to Las Vegas. It was a big gamble as we were a bit unsure whether this was a good idea or not, being in decadent Sin City on such a religious day....
  • Snowboarding in Vail, Colorado
    Colorado luxury winter lodging packages 2014
    Upscale travelers can experience Colorado this winter in a way celebrities and a certain British secret agent are famous for. For diamond and jewelry lovers, the newly opened Crawford in Denver is offering a package to enjoy the Cartier exhibit at...
  • Honolulu City Lights
    Holiday travel 2014-2015: Hawaiian Islands last minute travel deals
    Holiday travel can be somewhat hectic, but focusing on the end result of your jaunt can get you through the days of preparation.How's this for a visual? Picture yourself lying on a tropical beach, in the warm sun, with subtle trade wind...
  • Alcatraz Announces Winter Schedule and Ai Weiwei Exhibit Access
    Alcatraz Announces Winter Schedule and Ai Weiwei Exhibit Access
    For those that want to visit San Francisco’s notorious Alcatraz Prison, planning ahead is a must! In an effort to assist in that endeavor, Alcatraz Cruises has posted the upcoming winter tour schedule, which began on Monday, November 3, 2015...
  • A Caribbean Island to Escape the Cold by Bill Vanderford
    A Caribbean Island to Escape the Cold by Bill Vanderford
    Sitting here in my office watching the cold wind and rain, I close my eyes and remember the morning sun caressing the windblown sand along a deserted beach. Its warming rays refracted by hundreds of white objects that became more visible with each...
  • By the bay, by the bay, by the beautiful San Francisco Bay
    By the bay, by the bay, by the beautiful San Francisco Bay
    There are fabulous fall deals happening by the bay in San Francisco right now. If you need a quick getaway from LA (just a little over an hour’s flight or five hour car ride) then read on and pick your package.The Mansion at Casa Madrona'...