Thursday, June 11, 2009
OUR LITTLE SECRET
Psst! These secluded North American properties, surrounded by spectacular landscapes, are the perfect antidote for the busy work week. Check in, drop out, and catch a late flight back.
FROM OUR BLOG: THIS JUST IN
Upstart carrier Direct Air just announced a half-off special for flights this summer and fall. Since most Direct Air flights cost $79 or $99 each way to begin with, this really is a chance for a bargain. Direct Air flies primarily from South Carolina and Florida to gateways in the Northeast and Midwest.
ON THE HORIZON
Here are six reasons Germany's Zäbergau valley is the next great place to experience artisanal Europe. Number one? The wines: Germany is known for Rieslings, but it's the red wines that garner attention here—taste the Trollingers and Lembergers from private vineyards.
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Zoo Babies 2009: Who's Cutest?
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In an effort to groom a new generation of devotees, cruise companies are now offering shorter sailings at rock-bottom prices… The Cinematic Side of NYC
Each of these fun half-day itineraries captures the spirit and subculture of a hit movie set in the Big Apple.
The first half of the year has been rough for Mexico's tourism industry. Now tour operators and hotels are slashing rates in an effort to win back travelers.
why it's a deal
- East Coast Beach Towns, From $67
- Spain, Air/10 Nights, From $1,899
- Botswana, Air/Tour, From $2,099
- Maine Hotels, From $87
- Central America Tour, Air/13 Nights, $1,895
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