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New Travel Packages from the Midwest Perfect for Spring Break

by Lark Gould. Posted Feb 22nd 2011 01:00 PM
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It seems like all the best spring break travel packages include air from New York or Los Angeles. But there are companies that specialize in moving sun-seekers out of the Midwest's prairie bluster and into warm, beachfront or saucy desert luster with affordable, easy packages.
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Adventure Vacations for Couples: 4 Great Destinations

by Annemarie Dooling. Posted Feb 9th 2011 01:30 PM
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There are plenty of romantic vacation spots beckoning when you're planning a trip for two, but what if you're itching to spice the trip up? Adventure vacations are becoming more and more common these days and with fantastic under-discovered destinations becoming easier to get to, you've got your pick of vacation. Here are four great destination ideas for adventure vacations for couples that you can book right now.
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10 Destinations NOT to Visit

by Terry Ward. Posted Jul 8th 2010 03:03 PM

Catherine Price, author of 101 Places Not To See Before You Die, picks her 10 most overhyped tourist traps.
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Weekend Getaways for Budget Travel

by Patrick Batu. Posted Jun 1st 2009 05:19 PM
Quick weekend getaways are one of the best trips to plan and take. Gone are the hassles of making major plans and arrangements plus it's easier on your wallet. Just take a look at what areas are a short drive away; pack up the vehicle or your weekend duffle bag and enjoy a little time away from the everyday stress and routine. There are many types of weekend getaways to enjoy. There's everything from romantic, adventurous, beach or family friendly. It's amazing how a quick and short weekend getaway can really change your mood and get you back into your groove.
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