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A&K to launch lower-priced tours
Upscale tour operator Abercrombie & Kent will introduce a new value brand called Connections by Abercrombie & Kent, in September. The new product, to be launched with 17 itineraries, will not include some of the luxury amenities usually associated A&K, and will be priced an average of 30% less than their current tours. Connections tours will have a maximum of 28 guests.
Interjet Fare Sale To Mexico City
To kick off Interjet's non-stop daily flights between New York's JFK and Mexico City, the airline is offering a special $349 round trip fare.
London is still buzzing with excitement from the Queen's Diamond Jubilee and the Olympics, and now there's an amazing Shakespeare exhibition you won't want to miss. Just around the corner from the elegant Georgian townhouse hotel, The Montague on the Gardens
, the British Museum is exhibiting ' Shakespeare: staging the world.' And as the Bard is Britain's finest playwright, The Montague thought it only proper to include him in their Best of British celebrations. | More...
No need to pack away the summer whites just yet. With record breaking above-average temperatures this summer expected to continue past Labor Day, the Woodstock Inn & Resort
invites travelers to extend their summer with a special per night rate of $195 through September 13. | More...
Located in the city's most desirable, family-friendly neighborhoods, Hyatt Hotels of San Francisco
have teamed up with the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) to offer visitors a one-of-a-kind experience that will extend into the fall. | More...
Marathon's Curry Hammock State Park
has been awarded third place in the "America's Favorite Park" 2012 contest after a six-week online challenge that involved more than 16,000 national, state and local parks. Curry Hammock State Park garnered more than 8.2 million votes to earn the third-place slot. The park received a $25,000 recreation grant from the Coca-Cola Live Positively initiative to help enhance its activity areas. | More...
Copperopolis Town Square
- the events, shopping and entertainment hub of Calaveras County - announces its live musical performance lineup for "Copper Concerts" on all five Saturday nights in September, featuring some of the best musical entertainment in Northern California. | More...
Motorcyclists from throughout the United States are to travel one of America's most scenic highways to raise money for charity during the 40th annual Phil Peterson's Key West Poker Run
, set for Thursday through Sunday, Sept. 13-16. Riders on up to 10,000 bikes are expected to traverse the Overseas Highway (U.S. Highway 1), the 113-mile roadway from mainland Florida to Key West that features 42 bridges and long vistas of breathtaking open water. | More...
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Carnival Stops Deck Chair Hogs?
"Hog" is pretty derogatory word, but "Chair Hog" is the term cruisers use for people who "reserve" deck chairs by going to the pool area in the early morning hours and placing a book on the best chair available. Not a very nice word but it accurately reflects how regular cruisers feel about these people and apparently for good reason. Often these chair hogs have no intention of even using the chair until after lunch, and in some cases people report that they come along after the chair has been sitting empty for hours and they just pick up the property that was "holding" the chair and walk away. | More...