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School Vacation Travel Tips

School vacations present a wonderful opportunity for kids to let loose, adults to cash in on some much needed relaxation, and for the whole family to get the bonding time that’s so hard to squeeze in this time of year. Plus, after… [Read More]

Last Minute Travel Gifts

Last Minute Travel Gifts

So we’re midway through December and you still haven’t found that perfect travel gift for your adventurous friend or loved one? Not to worry! Smart Destinations has plenty of options for your last-minute travel gift ideas. From all-inclusive attraction passes to themed… [Read More]

Last Minute Travel Gifts

Smart Destinations’ GO Holiday Deals Countdown

Smart Destinations is launching an exciting new holiday sales campaign for the 2013 holiday season – GO Holiday Deals! Beginning today through December 25, 2013, Smart Destinations will be offering a series of exclusive 48-hour flash sales on their top travel gifts… [Read More]

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Travel Gift Ideas and Tips

Travel gifts are a great choice for your adventurous friends and family members, but there are only so many guidebooks or backpacking accessories a person needs. If you’re looking for a travel gift that can’t be duplicated, why not give a your… [Read More]

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Holiday Travel Tips for Smart Savings

If you’re lucky enough to be combining your holidays with some vacation time, make sure you travel smart. There are many ways to save money on holiday travel packages that are often overlooked in the holiday hustled and bustle. Whether you’re heading to… [Read More]

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Hosting for the Holidays

Having a full home over the holidays is wonderful – time together with friends and family you haven’t seen in a while and a great chance to catch up on what you’ve missed. Sometimes, though, we need a little break from spending… [Read More]

Holiday Shopping List Tips

Holiday Shopping List Tips

Shopping for that perfect holiday gift can be a challenge. After all, how many scarves, candles, or ties can a person own? If you’re looking for a special gift that’s about more than material things, think about giving a travel gift. Travel… [Read More]

Hanukkah Gift Ideas

Hanukkah comes early this year (coinciding with Thanksgiving, actually, an incredibly rare event), so it’s important to make sure you’ve got your gift buying covered. If you’re still looking for ideas for your loved ones, why not consider a travel gift? There… [Read More]

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Thanksgiving Attractions and Deals

Thanksgiving is a way to celebrate family and togetherness: specifically, we like to celebrate that togetherness with food. Turkey, stuffing, and cranberry sauce. Candied yams, mashed potatoes, and pumpkin pie – the list is endless. And then you’re left with finding a… [Read More]

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Holiday Travel Season is Around the Corner

With Halloween taking place later this week and Thanksgiving set to arrive in just about a month, it’s certainly not too early to start thinking about the holidays. In order to help you celebrate the season in style in a new city,… [Read More]