Monday, January 7, 2008
Avoid the mile-long lines at the Times Square TKTS booth by buying discounted Broadway tickets using one of these eight approaches.
FROM OUR BLOG: THIS JUST IN
Planes are one of the last unconnected sanctuaries, but now airlines are experimenting with in-flight Wi-Fi, and soon you'll be able to surf the Internet, check e-mail, and message friends and fellow passengers while flying. We want to hear from you! Is in-flight Wi-Fi a step forward or backward for air travel?
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SPILL YOUR SECRETS
We'll spotlight readers' most helpful tips in a future magazine issue. Here's this week's question: "This February, a girlfriend and I will visit friends who recently moved to Napa, Calif. Since we've never been there and the couple is new to the area, we'd love to know about any must-see spots, restaurants, and shops. (They're in the wine business, so I think we have vineyards covered!)" —Lauren Feuer, Editorial Production Manager
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IN CASE YOU MISSED IT…
Where Are You Headed in 2008?
Seventy-two readers share their opinions about destinations that are on their radar…. How to Buy TSA Contraband
has the scoop on where to look and what crazy items—from fuzzy handcuffs to round Eskimo chopping blades—you might find…. Winter Blues?
Our travel guide is packed with great advice and getaway deals, whether you're headed for the mountains or the beach.
CALLING ALL READERS
If you're traveling somewhere in the next month or two and could use some advice, let us know! E-mail your questions—seriously, the more the better—to Letters@BudgetTravel.com
and you might be featured in an upcoming magazine issue.
THE REAL DEALS
Cold-weather discounts on hotel packages and bargain room rates for historic Beantown start at $59 per night.
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A trio of off-season discounts for the southeastern Caribbean sister islands—laid-back Tobago and cosmopolitan Trinidad—known for their raucous Carnival and for calypso and steel-drum music, from $110 per night.
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ONLINE TRIP COACH
David Baird, coauthor of Frommer's Mexico 2008
, will answer your questions about planning a trip to Mexico's colonial cities and off-the-beaten path locations in southern Mexico and the Yucatán on Tuesday, January 8, at noon (ET). (Pictured: Mayan ruins of Chichén Itzá in the Yucatán.)
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