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  • Christmas Vacations on the East Coast

    Because the East Coast of the United States stretches from Maine to Florida, you have a tremendous variety of weather, activities, and experiences to choose from when planning Christmas vacations on the East Coast. You can spend Christmas on a tropical bea…

  • Labor Day Lake Escapes

    Labor Day is the perfect time for an easy, last-minute lake getaway that doesn’t require passport photos, airplane tickets, or something special to wear. Lake-lounging (and its dress code) is entirely up to you, whether it’s relaxing with a good book, jet-…

  • Valentines Day Getaways in New England

    Sometimes the winter months pass so quickly that before you know it, Valentine's Day is on the horizon and you haven't had a vacation. This is the perfect excuse to plan Valentine's Day getaways in New England. These states are full of mountain retreats, o…

  • Top 10 Cinco de Mayo Festivals

    Cinco de Mayo is a Mexican festival celebrated every year on May 5. This holiday is celebrated both in Mexico and the United States and commemorates the Mexican Army's unlikely victory over French forces during the Battle of Puebla in 1862. While Cinco de …

  • Kid-friendly Summer Vacations

    Do you want to plan a memorable summer getaway this year? If so, break out of your regular vacation routine and surprise your family with a new idea. When doing your research, you're going to want to check out places that offer kid friendly summer vacation…

  • Offbeat Christmas Destinations

    If you’re like some people, you’d rather have yourself a relaxing week off than a merry little Christmas. Let’s face it. Not everyone celebrates the holiday, but nixing the Nativity does not necessarily a Grinch make. If you dread the sound of chipmunks si…

  • New Year's Eve Family Vacations

    Some vacations are harder to plan than others. Many parents might agree that New Years Eve family vacations are one of the hardest. Between your kids all wanting different things and trying to squeeze in a little romance too, it can be difficult to know wh…

  • Guide to Christmas Rentals

    Christmas is a season in which the comforts of home and the closeness of family and friends play a big role. Christmas rentals afford you the home base you need to feel wrapped in the spirit of the season, and are also big money savers. Impersonal hotels c…

  • Top Spring Break Destinations

    School's out for a week, and you need a vacation! Spring break gives families time for a getaway, so choose your fun and find the perfect destination for your family's spring break.

  • Barbecuing on Vacation

    Humans have been cooking in the Great Outdoors for a long time, yet many of us amateur chefs are still uneasy when it comes to barbecue. But there’s no need to worry with these basic BBQ guidelines.