Category Archives: Travel

The House Hotel Bosphorus- Istanbul

The House Hotel is exactly that- your home away from home. That is if you live in the home of the architects that designed the Dolmabahce Palace. The [..]

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Best Small Towns In The US- Marin Gets Some Love

4. Mill Valley, CA A Bay Area enclave that put mellow on the map keeps its funky vibe. Mill Valley is one of the jewels in a necklace [..]

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Why You Should Use a Travel Agent

Can a Travel Agent Actually Save You Money? Cheryl Lock Posted 19 hours ago Are travel agents back? This question, posed by The New York Times, got us thinking. According [..]


Cancun Part 1

If you are considering of going to the Cancun/Riviera Maya area in the near future, here are some tips from a recent client.  She and her husband started [..]

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Tahiti Vacations

Need an excuse to go to Tahiti?  Right now you can get $500 off your airfare when you book 7 or more nights at a variety of resorts [..]


New Rights For Airline Passengers

From Kathleen Pender on SFGate Airline passengers gain new rights this week including the ability to hold a reservation without payment — or cancel one with a full [..]



Chicago, my first foray into the Midwest.  After a short 4 hour Virgin America direct flight, I was excited to see the Chicago skyline and all the other [..]


Virgin 3 Day Sale

Virgin America is having a 3 day sale to ring in the New Year with fares as low as $49.  Book by January 5th.  Click here to see [..]


Jet Blue 2 Day Sale

Jet Blue is having a Holiday Recovery 2 day sale with fares as low as $39.  Book by 1/4/12. To see some sample fares click here.


Airfare Sale!

From the Travelzoo Newsdesk: NATIONWIDE–DECEMBER 29, 2011– Several major airlines — such as JetBlue Airways, Virgin America and AirTran Airways — have announced end-of-year sales for nationwide travel [..]