this week’s travel finds: see your donation in action

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2008

There is no doubt that integrating charitable service into one’s travel experience is a growing trend. In fact I don’t think I can say it better thanĀ Girlfriend Getaways’ Jennifer Wilson did in her recent story “Donors without borders: charity-affiliated trips”: It used to be that if you wanted to give money to charity, you simply […]

this week’s travel finds: see your donation in action

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2008

There is no doubt that integrating charitable service into one’s travel experience is a growing trend. In fact I don’t think I can say it better thanĀ Girlfriend Getaways’ Jennifer Wilson did in her recent story “Donors without borders: charity-affiliated trips”: It used to be that if you wanted to give money to charity, you simply […]

the rain won’t last forever

Friday, August 8th, 2008

It’s Friday and even though here in Boston it was thundering and lightning all night, and today there will be a good chance of thunderstorms, this Saturday shouldn’t be too bad- at least according to weather.com. And you know what, Girlfriend Getaways, a magazine published by Budget Travel, published 5 great U.S. girlfriend getaways last […]

lots of good travel ideas

Tuesday, July 29th, 2008

After a busy weekend and a day spent entirely in New York with no internet, I have so much to catch up on in my google reader and emails. And while I have been at it, I came across an unusual amount of great tips/advice, so I thought I would just post some of them. […]

travel trends to try

Tuesday, May 6th, 2008

Yesterday on Budget Travel Beth Collins posted about a booming trend, picked up from the Philadelphia Inquirer – girlfriend getaways. Women of all ages are taking the types of getaways that are as varied as the women: knitting trips, spa trips, surf trips, city trips, etc. Budget Travel actually has a new web site that […]