The Best Last Minute Hotel Deals for Mardi Gras
Jan31

The Best Last Minute Hotel Deals for Mardi Gras

  Everyone has a bucket list. An index, if you will, of ideas to be achieved and dreams to be realized throughout one’s lifetime. Regardless of what things in your life you want to accomplish and/or see, there’s one thing we know for sure: everyone has Mardi Gras on their bucket list. This year, on February 9th, make that dream a reality so you can finally go to your bucket list and turn “Celebrate Mardi Gras in...

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What to Know About Carnival in Brazil
Jan25

What to Know About Carnival in Brazil

Before we start, let’s listen to some Ivete Sangalo to get in the Carnival mood Now that your ears have been blessed with one of Brazil’s greatest exports, let’s get down to business. Carnival is a six day event of absolute madness just one week prior to Lent, the six week period of time for abstaining from any vice that one wishes to take a break from indulging in. This period of time is usually very difficult for...

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Utah: The Hidden Gem You Never Knew You Wanted To Visit
Jan05

Utah: The Hidden Gem You Never Knew You Wanted To Visit

Let’s face it. Utah does not have a great reputation. When it comes to the arts and culture, education, and ways to keep yourself busy aside from twiddling your thumbs on your front porch in the middle of nowhere, people often look past Utah when planning a trip as if it were non-existent. However, these archaic stereotypes could not be more incorrect. Utah boasts some of the most awe-inspiring national parks in the country, with...

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Celebrate and Save at Mardi Gras 2014

by Last Minute Travel and LMT Club Guest Blogger Daniel Fuller Everybody loves a good party, especially when we’re talking about Mardi Gras in New Orleans. The famed multi-week carnival culminates this year on March 4 – also known as “Fat Tuesday” – and promises to end your winter blues with its unique brand of devil-may-care hospitality. Internally renowned for its one-of-a-kind parades, colorful...

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New York hotels & Attractions
Dec09

New York hotels & Attractions

No matter what city they call home, one of our travelers’ FAVORITE destinations for work and for play, is New York City. While many of our travelers are already aware of the awesome hotels – at even “awesomer” prices – we offer in the Big Apple, not everyone is aware of all the different fun activities they can book for less at the same time they book their hotel. In this post, we will share five of our favorite New York hotels along...

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The adventures of Turk

Since Thanksgiving and the end-of-year holiday season are here, we decided to send our traveling turkey, Turk (yes, just like Turk from the TV series "Scrubs"!) to check out hotels in some of the most popular destinations around the world to find the best holiday deals. Since Turk LOVES to eat, he also wanted an expense budget that would cover his sampling of the hotels’ special holiday menus. As we didn’t want...

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