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July 2012 Archive

The Great American Road Trip Week 7: The Southwest Photo

The Great American Road Trip Week 7: The Southwest

Posted on July 30, 2012 in Trip Ideas

With natural wonders aplenty and breathtaking vistas, the Southwest is a favorite among many outdoors lovers. From the attractions of Route 66 to the barren desert, this region beckons the adventurer... Continue reading The Great American Road Trip Week 7: The Southwest

Photos of the Week: Olympic Stadiums from the Past Photo

Photos of the Week: Olympic Stadiums from the Past

Posted on July 27, 2012 in Photos

There is nothing better than seeing the world come together to celebrate a unified event. Some of our members have traveled far and wide to snap some of the remaining structures from games of past... Continue reading Photos of the Week: Olympic Stadiums from the Past

Don't Rock the Boat | Culinary Cruises, Old-Fashioned Fun & More Photo

Don't Rock the Boat | Culinary Cruises, Old-Fashioned Fun & More

Posted on July 26, 2012 in Cruises

Are you a cruise kind of person? Like the salt air whipping through your hair and the constant sway of the deck below your feet? Well we are too, and there is nothing better than a plethora of options for cruise people of all types... Continue reading Don't Rock the Boat | Culinary Cruises, Old-Fashioned Fun & More

Airline Upgrades | Flat Flying, Private Planes & More Photo

Airline Upgrades | Flat Flying, Private Planes & More

Posted on July 24, 2012 in Travel News

Another month, another set of upgrades. A private plane, laying down, and premium status are all the rage among fliers this time around... Continue reading Airline Upgrades | Flat Flying, Private Planes & More

The Great American Road Trip Week 6: The Great Plains Photo

The Great American Road Trip Week 6: The Great Plains

Posted on July 23, 2012 in Trip Ideas

Miles and miles of plains stretching into the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. The Great Plains is where our wheels took us this week as we traverse the country in search of some of our members' best photos of the United States of America... Continue reading The Great American Road Trip Week 6: The Great Plains

Travelers of the Week are Rocking Out in Myrtle Beach Photo

Travelers of the Week are Rocking Out in Myrtle Beach

Posted on July 20, 2012 in Traveler of the Week

Summer is the best time for beaches, concerts, and traveling. Lucky for us (and them) members vampirefan made the most of a recent summer weekend and combined all three of our favorite summer things in Suzie and Nick's Rock and Roll Beach Weekend... Continue reading Travelers of the Week are Rocking Out in Myrtle Beach

Our Favorite Lakes in America Photo

Our Favorite Lakes in America

Posted on July 19, 2012 in Trip Ideas

USA Today is running a contest to determine what their readers believe is the best lake in America. While we loved most of the waterholes they chose, we noticed some of our favorite lakes were missing from the list... Continue reading Our Favorite Lakes in America

Daily Specials | Food News from Around the World Photo

Daily Specials | Food News from Around the World

Posted on July 17, 2012 in Food and Drink

It's not news that we love a good meal. It is news what some culinary hotspots are doing to change the dining scene in some of our favorite foodie hotspots... Continue reading Daily Specials | Food News from Around the World

The Great American Road Trip Week 5: The Midwest Photo

The Great American Road Trip Week 5: The Midwest

Posted on July 16, 2012 in Trip Ideas

Farmland to freeways, architecture and agriculture. The Midwest represents the blue-collar types that fuel America's industry. With beautiful lakes and rolling plains, we bound into the Midwest to embrace the locals and their 'funny accents'... Continue reading The Great American Road Trip Week 5: The Midwest

Photos of the Week: Rocky Roads Photo

Photos of the Week: Rocky Roads

Posted on July 13, 2012 in Photos

Cobblestone streets are iconic of historic neighborhoods of cities and towns all over the world. We browsed our members' photos to find some of the quaintest rocky roads that our members have traveled... Continue reading Photos of the Week: Rocky Roads

Top 10 US State Tourism Sites (Updated) Photo

Top 10 US State Tourism Sites (Updated)

Posted on July 7, 2012 in Travel Tips

We’ve selected the 10 US states boasting the most dynamic tourism websites to help you plan your next great American trip... Continue reading Top 10 US State Tourism Sites (Updated)

Come Sail Away | Summer Cruise Sales Photo

Come Sail Away | Summer Cruise Sales

Posted on July 3, 2012 in Cruises

We love deals. Whether its on a plane ticket, cruise, or even a pint of Ben & Jerry's at the local bodega, nothing feels quite as nice as saving a few pennies. Luckily, there have been quite a few travel sales this summer... Continue reading Come Sail Away | Summer Cruise Sales

The Great American Road Trip Week 4: The South Photo

The Great American Road Trip Week 4: The South

Posted on July 2, 2012 in Trip Ideas

Dixieland. With more culture than you can shake a fist at, and more parties than you can throw beads at, the laid-back South provided much southern comfort and hospitality. Swamps and marshes, mountains and plain, the South had us as happy as a New Orleans oyster... er. clam... Continue reading The Great American Road Trip Week 4: The South