| Jun 19, 2014
| 8:32 AM
Last Wednesday was National Splurge Day. And while I've spent most of my life doing anything but splurging, sometimes even a die-hard budgetista gets the urge to indulge in a bit of frivolous spending now and then — especially when it comes to...
| Jun 10, 2012
Although airfare and hotel rates are up this summer, deals are out there — if you know where to look.
Here are some options based on input from Travel-Ticker.com, Priceline.com, Orbitz.com and FlipKey.com.
When L.A. heats up, the...
| Jul 15, 2011
A new website -- Sciddy (www.sciddy.com) -- is vying to be a "go-to" resource for seniors seeking discounts on just about anything. Although it's still very much a work in progress, you might find it a useful check for any place you intend to visit. But...
| May 21, 2012
| 6:33 PM
Everyone loves a good deal, especially when it comes to luxuries such as vacations and eating out.
Online marketers know that too. That's why you're seeing seductive invitations for online flash sales for travel and restaurant meals.
| Jun 24, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Let an automated Twitter concierge email you travel deals for your favorite destinations and brands.
What it does: Saves you time searching Twitter for travel deals that you might otherwise miss. Get airline, hotel and resort,...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 10:13 AM
| Jul 12, 2011
| 11:37 AM
Groupon, the Chicago-based daily deal giant, has partnered with Expedia to offer a travel component called Groupon Getaways.
The new venture launched its first travel offers today, featuring deals at a Las Vegas hotel, a Costa Rican restort and North...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 11:29 AM
Travelzoo, the website that specializes in vacation deals, recently expanded its reach, broadening its offerings for local deals from restaurants to include hotels, cruises and other packages. Travelzoo Local Deals is a subsidiary operating in nearly...
| Aug 21, 2011
My husband, Eric, and I are usually do-it-yourselfers, but on our first trip to the Boundary Waters between Canada and Minnesota, we paid an outfitter, who provided the tent, sleeping bags and meals — even a first-aid kit. Our fully outfitted...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 8:43 AM
In the aftermath of hurricanes and tropical storms, hotels, resorts and inns are eager to extend their signature hospitality. Here are five places to consider:
1. Cape Codder Resort & Spa, Hyannis, Mass. This Cape Cod resort is offering a post-Irene...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 11:00 AM