Monday, April 28, 2008
THE BT HANDBOOK
In May, the IRS begins mailing out tax rebates of up to $600 per person to help Americans weather the current economic slump. We can't think of a better way to take advantage of the extra cash—and grease the U.S. economy—than to spend it on a summer getaway. So, we've priced out seven possible tax-rebate trips for couples and families.
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FROM OUR BLOG: THIS JUST IN
Many travelers have a favorite book (or audiobook or podcast series) that they often—or always—pack in their bags. Does this describe you? Then tell us about it! Whether it's fiction, nonfiction, or religious/spiritual, your favorite book could capture the imaginations of other travelers, too.
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You'd have to work hard to have a bad time: Here's where to eat, sleep, and scream your lungs out in America's funnest city. Check out our slide show
and handy Google map
More from our 25 Reasons series:
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT…
Slide Show: World's Weirdest Hotels
The digs at these hotels are every bit as strange as the dreams you'll have when you lay your head on their pillows…. Tips for Tough Photo Scenarios
Photographer Adam Fernandez reveals how travelers can take better photos while grappling with motion, glass surfaces, the elements, and—perhaps most challenging of all—other people…. Has the TSA Stolen From You?
Several victims of theft have posted comments on our blog, with warnings for other travelers.
THE REAL DEALS
Round-trip airfare and four nights at an all-inclusive beachfront resort in party-happy Negril, from $839.
why it's a deal
Round-trip airfare, six nights in Montreal, St.-Paulin, Montmagny, and Quebec City, with gourmet meals and a rental car, from $1,752.
why it's a deal
CALLING ALL GIRLFRIENDS
We're giving away two trips to Shop a Le`a at Ala Moana Center in gorgeous Honolulu. Ready to reveal? Share your juiciest secret from a girlfriend getaway here
and you might be Winner #2. And congrats to Winner #1, Roxanne Wysock of Huntsville, Ala. Find out her secret—and how her trip to Honolulu went!
ONLINE TRIP COACH
Carolyn Spencer Brown, editor of CruiseCritic.com, answers your questions about the latest in cruise ships and booking strategies on Tuesday, April 29, at noon (ET).
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