– Travel Apps and Websites

I recently found this website, and newly launched iPhone app, called You simply select the name of a country from a drop down menu and it gives you a short narrative about water quality of that particular country. According to the website: Can you drink the water in Mexico? Yes. Drinking water is completely sanitary in Mexico, despite some claims that it is not. In fact, 95% percent of its people can testify to that. If you’re not really comfortable with the country’s … [Read more...]

Living Social Review – Is It for You?

One of my favorite Daily Deal sites is Living Social. Not only do they offer great deals every day, specific to your location, they have an awesome “escapes” section with only travel deals…some local, some not. A recent example in my area is a two night Night Stay for Two in a Hot Tub Room at the Camano Island Inn including breakfast for two each morning and a $50 Spa or Dining Credit (Good for One-Hour Hot Stone Massage, Facial, or Five-Course Candlelit Dinner). That’s 41% off!  They also … [Read more...]

Cheap Romantic Getaways – Daily Deal Sites

One fantastic way to take cheap romantic getaways is through daily deal sites. These sites often offer hotel stay or packages at steeply reduced rates. Some of these sites just offer travel, while others offer a whole host of things. Most daily deal sites target a specific zone, but here's a little tip...when you start planning a trip, sign up for your favorite daily deals from that city, in addition to yours. You might score some cheap eats, stunning entertainment or amazing tours! My … [Read more...]