Where to Ski Thanksgiving Weekend

October 31, 2011 by  
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It’s that time again! Time to wipe the dust off the skis and snowboards and get back on the mountain. The ski season is just getting underway by Thanksgiving weekend. Some resorts open in October. Here are some of the best places to go for a Thanksgiving weekend ski trip. [Photo by s_mestdagh. Some Rights […]

Spring Break, California Style

March 10, 2011 by  
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Spring break is here and it’s time to get away, have fun, and relax. If you’re looking for more of a city adventure this year, consider one along the California Coast. For an affordable and fun-filled Spring Break vacation, San Francisco is calling you home. [Photo Courtesy of PDPhoto.org] The beauty of San Francisco – […]

Out and About in Merced, California

March 3, 2011 by  
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I recently found myself in Merced, California visiting family and it occurred to me that although Merced may not be on the top 10 must-see list, there are some charming sites in and around Merced. I was so moved by this revelation that sadly took years for me to fully appreciate (such is the fate […]

Adventures in Dog Sledding!

January 6, 2011 by  
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[Photo by Zeledi. Some Rights Reserved. See Licensing Terms.] Have you ever ridden a sled in the snow? How about one pulled by a team of dogs? Dog sledding is synonymous with adventure and is sure to deliver fun and excitement for the whole family. Maybe you or your children have read about dog sledding, […]

Take a Winter Cruise – Soak up some Sunshine in the Wintertime

December 22, 2010 by  
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Cruising is an excellent way to vacation. The all-inclusive nature of a cruise provides vacationers with the opportunity to see the sights and yet not have to worry about the minor details like food, lodging, and entertainment. Ok, not so minor, right? Not so cheap either, which can make cruising a more cost-friendly way to […]

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