| Aug 12, 2013
| 2:40 AM
Even in an improving economy, hoteliers in South Florida still see "flash sales'' that offer limited-run discounted room rates as a viable way to drum up business during slow periods.
Budget-minded consumers have come to expect them, and typically...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 6:43 PM
Dorene Butler received what looked like a check for $1,198 the other day, but it didn't pass the smell test.
For one thing, the accompanying letter said that "we have attempted contacting you on several occasions." There had been no such attempts.
| Jul 13, 2013
| 3:52 PM
Pilots were not the only ones propelling objects through the air Saturday morning at Hagerstown Regional Airport.
Players bent the metaphorical throttle on dodgeballs, sending them hurling across the field to wallop opposing team members.
| Jul 1, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Looking ahead to the need for boosting traffic when the summer-vacation season winds down, Orlando’s big theme parks are all working the same gimmick: free dining.
Walt Disney World, which has made a free-dining discount an annual tradition, is...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Layovers don't have to be a pain in the derrière. This app points you to short-term hotel stays, tours and travel deals to help you fill the hours.
Name: Smart Layover
Available for: Android, BlackBerry, iOS
What it does: Shows travelers on long...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 10:13 AM
| Mar 29, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Getting the most for your money is just common sense.
Today's travel cards can be a great way to stretch your dollars - that is if you pay your balance off every month.
But it's downright confusing trying to figure out which offers the best deal....
| May 25, 2013
| 6:14 PM
Memorial Day is here, and summer vacation season soon will be in full swing.
I don't have to tell you how expensive vacations can be. If you're like me, you're always looking for ways to cut the cost without reducing the fun. If you think joining a...
| Apr 30, 2013
Vacationers heading to Palm Beach County this summer will be able to find deals on hotels and attractions and other destination savings at MyPalmBeachSummer.com, which goes live on Wednesday, the county's tourism bureau announced Monday.
| May 6, 2012
As a travel writer, I'm always looking for new tools I can use to help plan my trips. Lately, there's been lots of talk about a social media site called Pinterest, a free online photo bulletin board that's popular with designers, foodies and crafts...
| May 29, 2012
| 4:32 AM
The Palm Beach County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) today announced its 2012 summer campaign to lure travelers to The Palm Beaches and Boca Raton during the destination’s “off-season,” June 1 through September 30....
| Mar 26, 2012
| 4:26 PM
?? The Federal Trade Commission and staffers for U.S. Senator Marco Rubio will host an anti-scam??workshop??in Boca Raton Wednesday. Attendees will learn about??protecting themselves from??identity theft;??telemarketers;??medical discount plans;??...