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RV Travel Tips to Get Away Closer to Home

Cruise America RV rental Nancy

By Nancy McLaughlin Our family is accustomed to flying to on vacation; however, this year we were looking for other options and decided to try RV travel for the first time. I’m guessing we’re not alone! 🙂 An RV felt like a good way to be self-contained, social distance and avoid hotels and airports, while … Read more

10 Carefree Things to Do in Cabo San Lucas

things to do Cabo San Lucas

By John Chavez April 24, 2010. It was my sister’s 50th birthday. To celebrate her half-century, she invited her three siblings (and respective families) to an all-expenses-paid trip to Cabo San Lucas. Hooray! But wait. I can’t go! April was a bad month for me (my city budget assignment is due on April 20), so … Read more

European Vacation on Miles Part 5: Tuscany

Tuscan countryside view San Gimignano

This summer, my family took our very first trip together to Europe — and we did the flights from the U.S. to Dublin and most of the intra-Europe flights on miles! We saw some amazing things, ate some of the most fantastic food imaginable and dipped our toes in speaking other languages. It was priceless. … Read more

European Vacation on Miles Part 4: Bologna, Italy

After our week in Paris, we hopped a Ryanair flight to Bologna, Italy. I’d always wanted to fly Ryanair, as I have seen their super cheap fares and wondered if the experience would, as a result, be horrific, as are some U.S. discount airlines.   Flying Ryanair On the whole, it was not bad and … Read more

European Vacation on Miles Part 3: Paris Part 2

Arc view Eiffel Tower Sunset - Paris

Our time in Paris was truly magical and already my heart longs to go back. Something about Paris really “grabbed” me – the French people, their food, the language, the architecture, the beauty… I could go on 🙂 Saint-Germain-des-PrĂ©s During the second half of our stay in Paris, we enjoyed time on the Left Bank, … Read more