| Nov 10, 2008
With the economy in distress, there may be no cheaper time to travel than this winter as a sharp drop in demand forces airlines, hotels and cruise companies to slash fares, cut rates and lower fees.
In what may be a silver lining during a season of...
| Jul 19, 2009
Talk about fireworks. In a burst of post-Fourth of July sales, Southwest Airlines turned the clock back with 1990s fares, a major hotel group extended a free-nights deal and luxury cruise lines pitched high prices overboard.
With many bargains good...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 10:28 AM
Check this list often as new tips, events and deals around Florida come in:
Spa package in Fort Lauderdale
The Harbor Beach Marriott Resort & Spa is featuring a Spa Getaway package that includes deluxe accommodations and daily choice of Swedish...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 5:05 AM
The sun warms your bare arms, an iced drink cools your hand, waves lap at your feet. It's easy to conjure up the picture. More difficult can be deciding where to go to make it happen. The Dominican Republic, Jamaica, the Caribbean, the Florida Coast? Your...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 9:20 AM
In an effort to reach out to some of its "multicultural" riders -- namely those who identify as LGBT, black or Hispanic -- Amtrak has launched three new "microsites" where bloggers will be chronicling travel issues specifically relevant to those...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 4:37 PM
Coupons aren't just for groceries: Use them for big travel savings.
Whenever I search for travel coupons online, retailmenot.com is always in the mix. You might as well make visiting travel-coupon sites part of your trip planning.
"Friends at Orbitz,...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 2:01 PM
Gretchen Hines schedules a weekly date with her husband, Jay, to make sure the couple has some time to reconnect.
And then there are those weeks when date night transforms into a trip to Walmart, complete with pouring rain, skinned knees, questions...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 12:08 PM
Expecting a baby? Have a little bit of time off before the big event?
Here is a list of "Babymoon" travel packages around Florida and the Caribbean to help you relax and be treated like the queen you are before delivery day. Read our list here
| Aug 12, 2013
| 2:40 AM
Even in an improving economy, hoteliers in South Florida still see "flash sales'' that offer limited-run discounted room rates as a viable way to drum up business during slow periods.
Budget-minded consumers have come to expect them, and typically...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 3:52 PM
Pilots were not the only ones propelling objects through the air Saturday morning at Hagerstown Regional Airport.
Players bent the metaphorical throttle on dodgeballs, sending them hurling across the field to wallop opposing team members.
| Jul 1, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Looking ahead to the need for boosting traffic when the summer-vacation season winds down, Orlando’s big theme parks are all working the same gimmick: free dining.
Walt Disney World, which has made a free-dining discount an annual tradition, is...