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College Spring Break Trips

If you’ve been day dreaming about the beach while working on chemistry homework or imagining a trip to the Southwest while watching the snow pile up outside your dorm window, then it’s time to start planning for spring break!  Spring break...

Mardi Gras Celebrations

While Mardi Gras is known by different names throughout the world, anyone attending one of these high-energy celebrations will be sure to have a good time watching parades and eating sweet treats.  Fat Tuesday falls on February 17 this...

Weekend Getaways in New England

It’s impossible to explore all of New England in just one weekend, but a New England weekend getaway will give you a fun taste of what this part of the country has to offer.  Travel through the rough wilderness of Maine, experience the...

Valentine’s Day Trips for Couples

Love is in the air!  Valentine’s Day is on a Saturday this year, meaning you can easily make your dreams of a Valentine’s Day getaway come true.  Journey to Nashville for a Valentine’s Day trip filled with romantic music or escape to New...

Amazing Ski Trips to Try This Winter

Ski trips can make for a great family vacation, a romantic trip for two, or a fun excursion with friends.  Whether you’re interested in a relaxing winter vacation or a thrilling adventure, make sure to pick the right ski destination for...

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Events

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is celebrated each year on the third Monday of January in order to honor the revered champion of civil rights.  This year Martin Luther King, Jr. Day will take place on January 19 (2015), and there will be plenty...

Denver Winter Activities

Denver really knows how to celebrate winter!  While there are amazing ski slopes just outside the city, there are many other things to do in Denver in winter, too.  From sleigh rides to musical performances, Denver has a lot to offer:Mile...

New Year’s Eve in Orlando

Spend New Year’s Eve in Orlando and greet 2015 in style!  From events at Walt Disney World Resort to parties at SeaWorld Orlando, this city will not let you down.  Take a look at the following celebrations and see why a trip to Florida will...

Gift Ideas for Travelers

Frequent travelers usually need to pack lightly, but that doesn’t mean you can’t find the perfect travel-sized gift for your favorite globetrotter.  From packable down coats to first aid kits, the following travel gift ideas will help you...

Winter Vacation Ideas

Winter weather is officially here so it’s time to start planning your next vacation!  If you love snow, then a trip that includes dog sledding or tobogganing could be the best winter vacation idea for you.  On the other hand, if you’re not...