TRAVEL for LESS

Going to Disney? Get a Free Trip Planning DVD

June 27, 2011

Planning a trip to one of the Disney parks? You can request a free trip planning DVD to get everyone excited about your upcoming adventure. Request your free DVD here. We live about 15 minutes from Disneyland in Anaheim, CA. My 20 year old daughter has an annual pass  and she and her friends head […]

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Holiday Inn Express 20% Off and Free Breakfast

June 24, 2011

Staying at a Holiday Inn Express? Book through Travelocity and get 20% off and a free hot breakfast. Save up to 20% at Holiday Inn Express Plus, Enjoy a Free Hot Breakfast with Travelocity! Ends 12/31. If you like saving money as much as I do, subscribe for free to get my emails. No spam, […]

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New Fees From Car Rental Companies

June 6, 2011

  Car rental companies have found a new way to tack on extra fees, according to an article by Ellen Creager in the Detroit Free Press. Many companies are charging from $10 to $13 a day to add an extra driver. Often these extra charges are hidden in the fine print so ask about this if […]

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Where Do Kids Eat Free?

May 24, 2011

Where Do Kids Eat for Free? Check this site when traveling too! Dine out where the kids can eat for free… Kids Meal Deals is a free website where you can search by zip code to find what restaurants are offering “Kids Eat Free” deals or special promotions for dining out with the kids. You […]

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Parade Magazine Eat Your Way Across America

May 23, 2011

Parade Magazine ran a cover story called “Eat Your Way Across America”. In case you missed it, you can access it here. It was a terrific story listing 50 fabulous food festivals in our 50 states. You can see a map and get dates and information on the various food festivals. This is my idea […]

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Where to Find a Vacation House to Rent

May 14, 2011

I have researched three of the most popular sites for vacation home rentals. You can save money by renting a home for your vacation, instead of a hotel stay. I know there is also CraigsList but that seems a little risky to me. The top three seem to be  VRBO  (stands for Vacation Rental By Owner), Homeaway.com,  and […]

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Amtrak Kids Ride Free

April 27, 2011

Buy one full-fare adult ticket on Amtrak and get a kid’s ticket FREE. That is at least a $25 savings. These fares are available for coach seats only, and the child must be riding with the adult. Some exclusions apply and there are some blackout dates. Now expired….. Your tickets must be booked at least […]

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Compare Rental Car Prices

April 25, 2011

Compare rental car prices at a glance at Breezenet.com. You can find the best price on the rental of your choice with one-stop shopping. Breezenet will help you to compare rental car rates from your favorite domestic and international car rental companies, including Enterprise, National, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Thrifty, Fox Rent a Car, Ace Rent a Car and […]

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Botanical Gardens Free Admission

April 20, 2011

Better Homes and Gardens is offering free admission to participating Botanical Gardens on May 6, 2011.  Here is the link to the Better Homes and Gardens Free Admission Promotion. The drop down link allows you select up to 10 people in your party! Participating states include AL, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, ID, IL, […]

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What is Zipcar? How Does Zipcar Work?

April 13, 2011

  Zipcar  is a car sharing company where you can rent a car for as little as one hour. Zipcar is an alternative to the traditional car rental and car ownership models. It is found in most major cities across the U.S. and on many college campuses. You can join Zipcar for a $50 annual […]

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La Quinta Inns and Suites Promotion

April 9, 2011

La Quinta Inns and Suites is offering rooms for as low as $59 at participating properties. I have enjoyed staying at La Quintas Inns and Suites. The rooms are nice and they come with a free breakfast and free internet. Best Rate Guarantee on LQ.com. Book now for rates from $59! Free Breakfast, Free High speed Internet & Comfy […]

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