Top 8 Fall 2014 Travel Trends

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There’s really no bad time to travel, but in my opinion fall is the best season to get out town for a few days. Here in the Midwest, there are several great spots within a half a day drive including Chicago, Indianapolis, Louisville, West Virginia, and the Smoky Mountains in Tennessee. Thinking of planning a little getaway […]

Florida & Maine Among Top Scenic Fall Vacation Spots

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  As The Leaves Begin To Turn, Fall Vacation Destinations Become Popular Now that the kids are back to college, it’s time to take a little fall getaway. After a long summer together, you probably need a few days away to enjoy some peace and quiet and recharge. To help you find the right spot, […]

Jacksonville Hyatt Introduces Urban Bike Rental Program

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These days, it seems like we can’t go more than a few days before writing about another bike-share or bike-rental program popping up in a U.S. city. On the heels of our latest blog entry on Skyride, comes a major announcement from the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront who recently debuted an urban bike rental program […]

Tips for a Stress-Free Summer Rental

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As the summer season heats up, so will the vacation rental market. To make sure landlords and tenants of summer rental properties are on the same page (and not suing each other in court), we’ve shared some tips from attorney and Huffington Post contributor Andrew Lieb. Before either party signs on the dotted line, we […]

Billy Joel’s Hampton Home For Rent

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Ever wonder what the “Hamptons State of Mind” feels like? Now you can. Billy Joel’s oceanfront home in Sagaponack is on the market for $250,000. The beautiful cottage sits within walking distance of the beach and features 5,500-plus square-feet of breathing room within the Nate Berkus-decorated walls. With an acre of high-hedged property to explore, […]

TripAdvisor Releases List of Top Value Summer Rental Spots

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Well, if the hot temperatures and unbearable humidity hasn’t given it away, we’re here to tell you that summer has officially started. If you live in the Midwest, you’re probably already thinking about taking a trip to someplace cooler or at least near a large body of water. Am I right? I thought so. Before […]

Tips To Cut the Cost of Your Summer Vacation

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With the cost of gasoline rising and the incomes of most American households remaining stagnant, many families looking to get away this summer will have to do so on a limited budget. So how can these vacationers get the most bang for their buck? Fortunately, The Frugal Shopper has some tips to help save families […]

Tips For Finding Vacation Home Rentals in Florida

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Over the past few weeks, we’ve shared many tips on how to find the perfect vacation rental and how to avoid rental scams. With summer right around the corner and vacation season in full swing, now is the time to get your butt in gear and book that last-minute beachfront home or seaside condo before […]

Lake Cumberland Cabin & Boat Rentals

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Did you know the majority of American made houseboats are manufactured in the counties surrounding Kentucky’s Lake Cumberland? The Bluegrass State’s finest vacation getaway welcomes thousands of visitors every summer with miles of open space for skiing, fishing and boating. Lake Cumberland is considered the nation’s number one houseboating destination. If you’re planning a trip to […]

California Teen Uses Stolen Card to Rent Exotic Car

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  Well, we’re sure it was fun while it lasted. Last week, a Sonoma County teenager was arrested after he was pulled over while driving a 2012 McLaren coupe he had rented for $13,000. The McLaren, valued you at over $200,000, was subsequently reported stolen by its owner according to the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Department. […]