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Mardi Gras in…Mobile? Photo

Mardi Gras in…Mobile?

Posted on March 2, 2011 in Trip Ideas

"Mardi Gras" -- the very name conjures up pictures of New Orleans, the French Quarter and Bourbon Street. But who knew that the very first Mardi Gras in the United States was in.... Mobile, Alabama?.. Continue reading Mardi Gras in…Mobile?

Traveler of the Week Skis and Celebrates in Vail Photo

Traveler of the Week Skis and Celebrates in Vail

Posted on January 7, 2011 in Traveler of the Week

Our Traveler of the Week’s trip to Vail made Robin Leach’s voice introducing “Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous” ring in our years. We often think of Vail as a place for only such lifestyles, but Barbara proves it’s more than that... Continue reading Traveler of the Week Skis and Celebrates in Vail

5 New Theme Park Rides: Think Spring Break 2011 Photo

5 New Theme Park Rides: Think Spring Break 2011

Posted on December 1, 2010 in Trip Ideas

Amusement park rides have come a long way since the classic wooden rollercoasters of the first theme parks. With that in mind, here are some of the best new rides for the 2011 season. IgoUgo members can expect to be twisted, lifted, spun and dropped... Continue reading 5 New Theme Park Rides: Think Spring Break 2011

7 Tips for Avoiding Hellish Holiday Travel Photo

7 Tips for Avoiding Hellish Holiday Travel

Posted on November 18, 2010 in Travel Tips

Come November and December, it seems like nearly every member of our IgoUgo family is planning a holiday trip. If you’ll be on the road or in the sky with millions of other travelers like us, here are some tips for arriving with holiday cheer intact... Continue reading 7 Tips for Avoiding Hellish Holiday Travel

Honorary Traveler of the Week is a Disney Expert Photo

Honorary Traveler of the Week is a Disney Expert

Posted on November 12, 2010 in Traveler of the Week

Going to Disney World 50+ times makes you an expert. That’s why we were excited to interview an honorary Traveler of the Week. Her thoughts on the park will interest everyone from die hard WDW fans to travelers who have never considered a visit... Continue reading Honorary Traveler of the Week is a Disney Expert

Visit Japan, Taiwan, and the US, Hello Kitty-style Photo

Visit Japan, Taiwan, and the US, Hello Kitty-style

Posted on September 29, 2010 in Trip Ideas

If you’re a fan--and we know some IgoUgo members are, mark these Hello Kitty hotspots on your to-do list, stat. During her company Sanrio’s golden anniversary this year, they’ll be more Kitty-centric than ever... Continue reading Visit Japan, Taiwan, and the US, Hello Kitty-style

Traveler of the Week Drives South Africa & Namibia Photo

Traveler of the Week Drives South Africa & Namibia

Posted on August 27, 2010 in Traveler of the Week

A lot of travelers take in a game drive when they visit South Africa or Namibia, but few rent a car, hit the road, and drive. The intrepid catsholiday wouldn’t have it any other way, and now she’s sharing her tips for road-tripping in Africa... Continue reading Traveler of the Week Drives South Africa & Namibia

10 Best Boardwalks: Find the Right One for You Photo

10 Best Boardwalks: Find the Right One for You

Posted on August 23, 2010 in Trip Ideas

Since there’s no place like a boardwalk to squeeze in some fun before summer’s end, we took a look at which ones IgoUgo members like best and why they recommend each one. In the battle of the beach-town boardwalks, each one of these 10 is a winner... Continue reading 10 Best Boardwalks: Find the Right One for You

11 Places to Stay for S'more Fun Photo

11 Places to Stay for S'more Fun

Posted on August 9, 2010 in Hotels

August 10 is National S’mores Day, and that seems like a holiday we can’t let pass without a mushy (but sweet) toast. Luckily, a growing number of accommodations are roasting the triply delicious snacks for guests nightly... Continue reading 11 Places to Stay for S'more Fun

Reserve Now to Be First at Disney's Hawaii Resort Photo

Reserve Now to Be First at Disney's Hawaii Resort

Posted on August 3, 2010 in Hotels

Orlando has a lot to recommend it, but even the imagineers of Walt Disney World can’t transform the inland Floridian town into a tropical paradise. At the new Aulani Disney Resort & Spa in Ko Olina, Oahu, though, Disney hospitality... Continue reading Reserve Now to Be First at Disney's Hawaii Resort

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