The Best Honeymoon Getaways in Europe on a Low Budget

Photo Courtesy: Joyce Campos A honeymoon is one of the most important moments which a couple can ever enjoy together. In most cases, the memories of the honeymoon are cherished by the couple for the rest of their lives. As such, finding the perfect honeymoon destination is every couple’s dream. For many couples, the perfect destination is Europe. However, many shy away because they are afraid that it will be too costly. This is a tragedy because there are many affordable honeymoon getaways … [Read more...]

Coorg Tourism: An Insight into Wildlife Tours

A herd of Deer in Coorg, India - Photo Courtesy: Aditya Patawari Did you ever want to visit the animal kingdom and have all the fun while reaching to those places in sanctuaries, bio spheres and reserves and national parks. If your answer is 'yes' then Coorg tourism in India brings to you the four most desired and most beautiful sight seeing tours for animal lovers. We qualify them as must “Coorg places to visit”. Let us talk about each one in short:   1. Nagarahole Wildlife … [Read more...]

3 Amazing Honeymoon Destinations to Escape the Honeymooning Crowds

Beautiful Fiji - No Crowds Here Ask anyone to name the most popular honeymoon destinations and countries like France, Switzerland and Thailand will crop up. Usually, picking any one of these countries is not a bad choice; it is amazing how much they have to offer. However, you won’t be the only couple picking out these select countries. Chances are that you could well be surrounded by other honeymooning couples and the feeling of a “special” honeymoon goes out for a toss. Until a few … [Read more...]

Maximizing your Brisbane vacation for Free

Brisbane city! as seen from South Bank - Photo Courtesy: Broderick   Travelling is great fun but one often feels like they've missed out on some experiences because of budget limitations. If you are planning a Brisbane vacation, however, you can easily avoid this sad fate by trying out these unique and exciting experiences for free. After all, aren't the best things in life free?   Free Brisbane vacation experiences   Walking tour of the city    Walking through … [Read more...]

Romantic Honeymoon Getaways for Budget Minded Couples

  Planning a honeymoon is an incredibly exciting experience for many new couples. Everyone dreams of being able to jet off to Paris, Jamaica or Mexico as soon as the wedding reception is over; however, an expensive honeymoon is not within everyone's reach. Budget conscious couples can explore one of these domestic honeymoon destinations. Every bit as romantic as an overseas vacation and available at a fraction of the cost, these getaways are sure to provide a great start to your happily … [Read more...]

Adventure Honeymoons

White Water Rafting (on The Nile) - Photo by PeterJBellis Let’s face it, the tranquil honeymoon with lazy days spent lying on the beach or strolling through exotic bazaars may not be for everyone.  If you are the kind of couple who are always on the go and have to be doing something new and exciting, why draw the line at your honeymoon? From the spectacular scenery of New Zealand’s South Island to white water rafting through Glacier National Park, there is nothing stopping the active couple … [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...]

Customer Service Secrets from Hotel Deca

My husband and I had a hotel stay that wasn’t up to par. However, it was followed by an excellent stay that was beyond our expectations. The hotel in question has earned our business for life! You see, we purchased an overnight hotel stay at  Hotel Deca via bloomspot, a daily deal site. When we arrived, we noticed lots and lots of purple and green. The UW Huskies were playing their final home game against the Oregon Ducks. This hotel was filled to capacity with football fans. When we … [Read more...]

Cheap couple getaways – Groupon

I love deals. I’ve been known to buy things just because they are on sale. I know, shocking. But this is one deal EVERYONE needs to know about! Groupon ( is a website that offers killer deals targeted to your geographic area. The deals vary widely! Here are a few of my recent purchases: Trapeze Lessons-$30 for a one hour lesson. This sounds like so much fun! At it’s actual price of $70, I wouldn’t consider it, but at that price, I can’t pass it up! Dinners Done Right-$49 for … [Read more...]

Hotel Review – Red Lion in Olympia WA

My husband and I recently stayed at the Red Lion in Olympia WA. We were guests at a family wedding. I was quite pleased with this hotel!The hotel is situated on a lovely campus with trees and a view of Capitol Lake. The even numbered rooms have this gorgeous view.  Even though it's just minutes away from downtown Olympia, the location feels secluded.We were in a room with two queen beds. The decor was nice, nothing special. I'm not crazy about bedspreads, but that was the only drawback. The room … [Read more...]