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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...

Texas Vacations

Whether you’re a history buff or an athlete, a nature lover or a music enthusiast, there’s sure to be a Texas vacation that fits your personality.  Take a look at these vacation ideas to see what type of Lone Star State vacation would work...

Things to Do in Columbus, Ohio

“Ohio, So Much to Discover” is the current slogan for this Midwestern state, and Columbus, Ohio happens to be a prime example of this phrase.  If you’re planning an upcoming family vacation, then why not learn a little more about Ohio’s...

Thanksgiving Vacation Ideas

Spend Thanksgiving this year with your family in a new place!  Thanksgiving vacations can give you and your family more time to spend together and less time to worry about whether the turkey gets burned.  Whether you want a traditional...

Veterans Day Activities

In order to encourage peace after World War I, November 11, now know as Veterans Day , was designated a legal holiday. At that time, this day was called Armistice Day, and it honored those who had served in the First World War. Today,...

Halloween in Salem

Salem, Massachusetts was made famous by the Salem witch trials of 1692.  Nineteen people were hanged in this town due to their supposed involvement with witchcraft, and many others suffered because of the witch hysteria.  The dark history...