Top 10 things to do in Orlando – NOT Theme Parks!
Sep30

Top 10 things to do in Orlando – NOT Theme Parks!

According to Visit Orlando (The official source for Orlando news & information), there were nearly 60 million visitors in 2013 to the Orlando Region. My unofficial guess is that 99.9% are aware that Disney World and Universal Orlando are top attractions for tourists, and from experience, few partake in tourist gems outside of the major theme parks.   Where you live, do you recommend to friends and family that come to visit to see...

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Vacation Home Sweet Home
Aug13

Vacation Home Sweet Home

  The vacation rental trend is soaring in popularity in North America and beyond. The benefits are obvious as to why seasoned travelers are trying out this spacious, private, money saving option. Consider it nice change of pace for the typical road-weary, hotel veteran looking for a cost-effective accommodation alternative or a family looking to break free from the hotel room norm. Setting aside the automatic status upgrade you...

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2010 Christmas Vacation Alternatives

Change up your holiday destination this year. (…Or next year, and consider this just amazing pre-planning!) The Global Grasshopper has some great suggestions for an alternative to your typical holiday destination. They include Edinburgh where lively Christmas celebrations continue through early January, Australia where December is the first month of summer, and more. Take a peek at this fun and informative article for your...

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Four Quick Tips for Traveling light

If you like to be able to walk out the door in five minutes and be on vacation or minimalism is your style here are four quick tips for vacationing with the absolute minimum of stuff. 1. Leave the toiletries at home. Stay at a nicer hotel and then rely on the hotel’s comfort pack and amenities to fill the gap. Only care items you specifically need. 2. Limit yourself to two changes of clothes. Wear one set of clothes on the plane...

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LastMinuteTravel.com Survey Reveals it’s All Work and No Play for Americans

It’s Summer and if you’re looking at your vacation days account at work and seeing a surplus, you’re not alone. As it turns out, Americans are terrible at actually taking a vacation. Here at Last Minute Travel, the premier online travel booking site, we are encouraging Americans to break the habit of not using all of their hard-earned vacations days and have some fun. A new survey by LastMinuteTravel.com finds that...

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