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Photos of the Week: Warm and Wild Photo

Photos of the Week: Warm and Wild

Posted on October 12, 2010 in Photos

It’s getting colder, and that means you’re getting the urge, like IgoUgo members MichaelIJM and MagdaDH, to migrate to sunnier climes. The luckiest tourists just might get a glimpse of the warm-weather natives. Our Photos of the Week are shots of the wild life... Continue reading Photos of the Week: Warm and Wild

Bad Hotel Room? Here's How to Handle It Photo

Bad Hotel Room? Here's How to Handle It

Posted on October 4, 2010 in Travel Tips

As many IgoUgo members know, any frequent traveler is bound to come across a dud hotel room eventually. If you’ve got spots on the comforter or a struggling shower, should you suck it up, or demand a refund? Here's how to get what you deserve... Continue reading Bad Hotel Room? Here's How to Handle It

The Dos and Don’ts of Being Green in New York City Photo

The Dos and Don’ts of Being Green in New York City

Posted on September 22, 2010 in Travel Tips

Is NYC one of America’s greenest cities? It’s definitely on most shortlists of U.S. green cities, but often doesn’t rank as high as you might guess. There are things you can do--and not do--when you visit to make it rank higher and be greener... Continue reading The Dos and Don’ts of Being Green in New York City

Cold Comfort: The World’s Best Ice Hotels Photo

Cold Comfort: The World’s Best Ice Hotels

Posted on September 9, 2010 in Hotels

On first hearing, an ice hotel sounds more like a stunt for an art show than it does a novel place to crash. But it’s real--and a few of our travelers at IgoUgo know just where to go to get the most out of a frigid vacation... Continue reading Cold Comfort: The World’s Best Ice Hotels

7 of the Wackiest and Best Green Hotels World-wide Photo

7 of the Wackiest and Best Green Hotels World-wide

Posted on September 8, 2010 in Hotels

The opportunity to travel comes with the responsibility to protect the places we visit, so we believe in greening your footsteps across the globe. Seven hotels help do that with cutting-edge eco-friendly initiatives that are as wacky as they are wise... Continue reading 7 of the Wackiest and Best Green Hotels World-wide

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

Weekend in Vermont: Stoweflake Resort Balloon Fest Photo

Weekend in Vermont: Stoweflake Resort Balloon Fest

Posted on July 8, 2010 in Hotels

It’s not often that a resort’s president pilots guests around in hot-air balloons, but that’s just one of the high-flying summer activities at Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa in Stowe, Vermont... Continue reading Weekend in Vermont: Stoweflake Resort Balloon Fest

Hotel Roundup: Where to Watch the World Cup Photo

Hotel Roundup: Where to Watch the World Cup

Posted on June 16, 2010 in Hotels

Far from home and wondering where to watch World Cup matches with other soccer enthusiasts? The answer may be closer than you think; hotels around the world are rolling out the big screens for goal-oriented guests... Continue reading Hotel Roundup: Where to Watch the World Cup

15 Hotels to Check Into for a Room with a View Photo

15 Hotels to Check Into for a Room with a View

Posted on June 10, 2010 in Hotels

When you book a room at any of these perfectly located hotels, you don’t have to worry about getting to the area’s top sights--they come to your window... Continue reading 15 Hotels to Check Into for a Room with a View

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