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16 Festive Holiday Attractions & Activities

The holidays just are not the same without beautiful light displays and festive events to look forward to all season long, from the day after Thanksgiving through the New Year. While the holiday season can be a stressful time for many, there is also lots of seasonal fun to lighten the mood. With all the […]

Attraction of the Week: The Wildlife Habitat at The Flamingo in Vegas

One of the most relaxing things to do while in Vegas, which many visitors unfortunately are unaware of, is to take a stroll through the Wildlife Habitat at The Flamingo Resort. The grounds of the Strip’s oldest resort are elaborately landscaped with all sorts of lush tropical plants, making you feel as if you have escaped The Strip […]

Palms Place: Affordable Las Vegas Luxury Far Away from the Craziness of The Strip

Palms Place is one of my favorite luxury resorts in Las Vegas. This newish addition to the luxury resort scene in Vegas (built in 2008) has a classy, elegant feeling without being as uber expensive as the 5 star resorts on the Strip. Palms Place is a unique property as the building consists of both residential […]

The Arizona Bitmore: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Masterpiece

The Arizona Bitmore, referred to as the “Jewel of the Desert,” is part of Hilton’s line of luxurious Waldorf Astoria resorts. It’s one of Phoenix’s largest resorts and is also quite popular, especially during the prime winter season when the temps have finally cooled down & thousands of tourists from cold climates plan their escapes […]

Attraction of the Week: Standin’ on the Corner Park in Winslow

Standin’ on the Corner Park is a popular road stop destination amongst fans of the classic 1970’s Eagles song “Take it Easy (co-written by Glenn Frey and Jackson Browne). Winslow, Arizona, a small town 60 miles east of Flagstaff just off of Route 66, is most famous for being mentioned in this classic rock tune, […]

Attraction of the Week: The Mission/Pacific Beach Boardwalk in San Diego

San Diego’s beach scene is very diverse with a little something for everyone. Mission and Pacific Beach are great choices for those looking for a lively & youthful fitness vibe. The Mission/Pacific Beach boardwalk, also known as Oceanfront boardwalk, is a fitness enthusiast’s dream path. Whether walking, jogging, in-line skating, or biking, the 3 mile […]

30 Ways to Save Money in Las Vegas

Times sure have changed! Many of the things that originally drew us to Vegas (cheap hotels, cheap buffets, no resort fees) are long gone. Vegas is now an entertainment destination rather than solely a place to gamble, meaning hotels, restaurants, and attractions are now pricier than ever. Just do any simple search for hotel rates […]

20 Fun Things to do in Phoenix Besides Shopping!

When it comes to shopping, Phoenix has a seemingly endless supply of enticing options. From high end designer shopping, to bargain outlets, to beautiful open air complexes, Phoenix truly is a shopping mecca with a little something for everyone. It’s no secret that the Phoenix metro area is home to some of the best shopping […]

20 Reasons New England is Still Awesome in Winter

While many see the snow and cold as a complete hassle, others see it as a beautiful time of the year to cozy up to a fireplace, relax, watch the gorgeous falling snow, and take advantage of fewer crowds and plentiful winter recreation. New England is one of the most gorgeous places in the country-year […]

Little America Hotel Lights Up Flagstaff’s Dark Skies with 1 Million Plus Lights

Flagstaff, Arizona’s favorite winter destination, offers numerous holiday celebrations and winter activities all season long. The high elevation of this small mountain town (at 7000 feet, it is one of the highest elevated cities in the US) makes it a prime choice for snowy winter fun in an otherwise dry and warm state. With over […]