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Travel Tip: How to Protect Your Vacation During Hurricane Season
Beach Vacations / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Protect Your Vacation During Hurricane Season

It’s hurricane season and, while there are no guarantees on how to protect yourself and your vacation, there are some resources out there. Planning a trip to the Caribbean? Your best… Read More…

Voluntourism Spotlight: Keep the Ocean Clean in Maui
Beach Vacations / Hawaii / Voluntourism

Voluntourism Spotlight: Keep the Ocean Clean in Maui

Hawaii is a popular destination for travelers during summer, particularly the island of Maui. But in between soaking up the sun, driving the road to Hana, and hiking on Mount… Read More…

Boomers, Find Bargains on Gulf Coast Beaches This Fall
Beach Vacations / South

Boomers, Find Bargains on Gulf Coast Beaches This Fall

It’s back-to-school season for kids, which means it’s back-to-the-beach season for boomers. Fall is the sweet spot for exploring surprisingly uncrowded beaches and resorts. Boomer travelers Barbara and Jim Twardowski… Read More…

Is Romantic Fiji Also Fit for Families?
Beach Vacations / Destinations / Eco Travel / Family/Kids Travel

Is Romantic Fiji Also Fit for Families?

Mention the name Fiji and what comes time mind? Honeymoons, anniversary trips, romantic escapes. With blue water and remote soft-sand beaches, Fiji screams romance. Can this country, seemingly designed for… Read More…

Travel Deals:  Don’t Miss These Labor Day Sales
Beach Vacations / California / Daily Deals / Hotels & Accommodations / South / Travel Deals / USA / West

Travel Deals: Don’t Miss These Labor Day Sales

Blown your travel budget for the summer? You’re in luck. We’ve found deep discounts for Labor Day. Take a last hurrah and say goodbye to summer with one last vacation…. Read More…

What’s Different about Adventure Travel in Belize?
Adventure Travel & Sports / Beach Vacations / Mexico & Central America / Water sports

What’s Different about Adventure Travel in Belize?

Belize bills itself as Mother Nature’s best-kept secret, but the cat’s out of the bag and the tiny Central American country is becoming a mecca for active travelers seeking adventure… Read More…

Find Your Own Private Island: Yes, You Can Afford It
Beach Vacations

Find Your Own Private Island: Yes, You Can Afford It

Looking to get away from it all? Then it’s time to find your own island. Cole Ruth found four islands where the year-round population ranges from 0 to 10. These… Read More…

Go Wild! One Family’s Adventures in Costa Rica
Beach Vacations / Destinations / Eco Travel / Family/Kids Travel

Go Wild! One Family’s Adventures in Costa Rica

Wild animals are not only at the zoo! That’s a lesson family travel expert Amie O’Shaughnessy’s family learned on a recent trip to Costa Rica. Find out how family travel… Read More…

Discover the 8 Best US Beaches for Summer 2013
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Discover the 8 Best US Beaches for Summer 2013

Fourth of July weekend means fireworks, barbecues and beaches. Beyond your neighborhood spot, Peter has rounded up eight of the best beaches from coast to coast. And it’s not just… Read More…

Travel Tip: Only-in-the-Summer, Natural Wonders
Beach Vacations / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Only-in-the-Summer, Natural Wonders

It’s one thing to hit the beach but what if you could experience a really cool natural occurrence at the same time? Every August, Anse Chastanet Resort in St. Lucia… Read More…

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Beach Vacations / Travel Deals

Travel Deals: The Best Savings on the Beach

July 4 weekend is all about the beach, but you can find sun and sand savings all summer long. Between Hilton Head in the East and Hawaii on the West,… Read More…