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How to Plan a Budget-Friendly Trip with the Family This Fall

Sure, taking a vacation to the beach in the summer is nice, but there are several reasons why fall travel might be better. Outside of cooler temperatures and smaller crowds, families traveling in the fall can also benefit from lower rates during non-peak seasons. To help you plan a budget-family getaway with your family this […]

Tips for planning a fall vacation with your family

How to Book a Vacation Rental Without Getting Ripped Off

‘Tis the season for family travel. Before you book that vacation rental, however, there are some things you should probably know first so you don’t get screwed. Below, we’ve shared a list of tips to avoid getting ripped off, courtesy of Maryalene LaPonsie for MoneyTalksNews.com. Happy travels!   Use a service that verifies properties and […]

How to Avoid Vacation Rental Scams

Expedia Acquires HomeAway

Expedia Acquires HomeAway for $3.9 Billion

Expedia Inc. agreed to acquire HomeAway Inc. for $3.9 billion in cash and stock, raising the shares of both companies on the stock market. The agreement was made due to the competition of apartment-sharing startup Airbnb Inc. This agreement is indicative of the changing landscape of the vacation-travel industry. The travel website is giving $38.31 […]


4 of the Best Spots to Go Boating This Fall

Sure, summer is probably considered by most to be the best time of the year to go boating, but that doesn’t mean you should put the boat away when the fall season rolls in. In fact, there several great spots across the U.S. that are perfect for viewing the changing seasons from the water. Below, […]

Autumn Boating Season Destinations

Rent Bob Dylan's Big Pink House

‘Big Pink’ House Used by Bob Dylan Now Available for Rent

Are you a Bob Dylan fan? Here’s some news that will make you swoon. According to a story at CNN.com, the famous “big pink” house where Dyan and The Band recorded the “Basement Tapes” in 1967, is now listed as a vacation rental at VRBO. Located in Saugerties, New York, the house is owned by […]


Top 4 Best Places to Spend Fall Break This September

Sure, the summer might be winding down but that doesn’t mean you have to put any travel plans on hold until next year. In fact, the fall season is one of the best and cheapest times of the year to getaway. Below, we’ve shared a list of some of the coolest, less crowded, and cheapest […]

Top fall vacation spots in the U.S.

Treebones Resort

Go Small This Vacation Or Go Home

Bigger isn’t always better, no matter what the latest issue of Cosmopolitan might say. In fact, small can be a very good thing when it comes to a lot of things: dogs, sports cars, and even vacation homes. To show you what we’re talking about, we’ve shared a list from Fox News of five outstanding […]


New Richmond, Ohio: A Place to Unwind for Awhile

Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication – Leonard Da Vinci The Zen of Simplicity There are days when you just feel like driving down the highway on a whim, trusting the open road ahead to lead you into the arms of a welcoming entity. Day-tripping is what this kind of day-cation is known as and people […]

New Richmond, Ohio Scenic View

Flordia beach vacation

Florida Beaches Dominate 2015 Travelers’ Choice Awards

In March, travel site TripAdvisor released is 2015 Travelers’ Choice Top Beaches in the U.S. list, and nine Florida beaches were ranked among the 25. Offering a high number of vacation rentals and more affordable rates to go with white sands, sunny skies, and “bright azure waters”, it’s no surprise that Florida appears so often […]