Best Spring Travel Deals

If you are hoping to score a deal on spring break travel, now is the time! We took a look at how you can save on popular spring break destinations like Florida and Vegas. Plus, the best tips to save wherever you decide to escape to! The Sunshine State Florida is a popular spring break location because there’s a little something for everyone whether you’re a college partygoers or an amusement-park-loving Read more ...

Rack and Stack Extra Travel Savings with Orbitz Rewards Loyalty Program

With vacations, the waiting is the hardest part, and plenty of travel rewards programs make you wait, and wait, and wait, with restrictions like blackout dates and minimum redemption thresholds. Orbitz Rewards, the brand-new loyalty program from online travel agency Orbitz.com, does away with fussy restrictions, so when it comes to earning and—the fun part—redeeming your rewards, it all happens Read more ...

Ultimate Labor Day Staycation Guide

There’s nothing like a getaway vacation, but then again, there’s no place like home. Why not combine the two and get the best of both worlds? If you want to eliminate the hassle of planning a vacation, but still want some R&R; follow our Ultimate Labor Day Staycation Guide for fun and cost-friendly ideas!What to do: It’s hard to think of something fun to do that won’t cause a financial Read more ...

Traveling Over Labor Day? Here’s How to Save

With Labor Day weekend just around the corner, many of us are packing our bags and hitting the road. Whether you’re headed to the lake, the campground or off to Grandma’s house, follow these tips and you’ll have a painless road trip that won’t break the budget before you even get there. 1. Pack for fuel efficiency. Keep luggage inside the car. A loaded roof rack can decrease fuel efficiency Read more ...

Six Ways to Save Money on Fall Travel

The kids are back in school and peak travel season is officially over. But don’t store your suitcases just yet! If your kids have a fall break, you might want to take advantage of some great travel deals available during the autumn months. Here are some tips for planning a bargain fall getaway. Purchase your airline tickets midweek—most airfare sales happen Tuesday through Thursday. You’ll Read more ...

Tips for a Hassle-free Camping Trip

Long days and warm nights—summer’s in full swing! Take advantage of the season’s easy living and spend a few nights camping out under the stars. Your camping trip guide starts here!  Use your old dryer lint as a fire starter. Simply wad it up and stuff it into an empty toilet paper tube.  Avoid stuffing it too tightly to allow for optimal oxygen flow and the best burn. Store pre-cracked Read more ...

Great Discounts for Senior Travelers

Travel discounts start rolling in long before many of us feel like we’ve reached “senior” status. So, even if you’re a mere 55, you might as well start planning vacations around senior savings. Go ahead, you earned it! Radisson and Country Inn & Suites give a 10% discount to guests 60 and over. Best Western awards a minimum of 10% off to guests 55 and over. If you’re 62 or older, you Read more ...

Tips for Traveling with Your Pet

These days, dog-friendly accommodations range from the very basic to the lap of luxury, making it possible to bring four-legged family members just about anywhere you go. Here are some of our best tips for traveling with your pooch. The ASPCA suggests searching for pet-friendly accommodations at PetsWelcome.com or GoPetFriendly.com. If you’re looking for upscale digs, check PAW, a directory of Read more ...