Do St. Patrick’s Day Boston’s Way!

St Patricks Day Boston Skyline

St. Patrick’s Day is Boston’s holiday. If you’re lucky enough to be in Beantown next weekend, you’re in for a treat. From famous parades and festivals to Irish dancing and drink, there’s more to do to this St. Patrick’s Day than you… [Read More]

Best Summer Tourist Discounts

To experience everything a city has to offer, look no further than the Smart Destinations All-Inclusive Attraction Passes. Save up to 55% on combined admission prices for the top museums, tours, and attractions at some of the most beloved cities in the… [Read More]

Things to Do on Vacation with Your Family!


With school vacation weeks coming up around the country, it’s time to start planning your vacation. With the kids home from school, it’s the perfect time to gather up the whole family for a fun trip. If going far away isn’t feasible,… [Read More]

Best Things to Do in New York City for Valentine’s Day!


Here at Smart Destinations, we think Valentine’s Day should be a holiday for everyone to enjoy, whether you’re happily in love, single and loving it, or testing the waters with a new Valentine’s Day date! Luckily, there are so many things to… [Read More]

My Destination Launches the Biggest Baddest Bucket List Travel Contest!

biggest baddest travel

Here at Smart Destinations, we love all things travel! That’s why we’re super excited to announce that our friends over at My Destination, our favorite world travel resource, are launching the most incredible travel contest we’ve ever seen: The Biggest, Baddest Bucket… [Read More]

Oahu Travel Deals: Discount Day in Oahu

Secret Island Beach

Paradise may seem out of reach with six inches of snow on the ground and ice on the roads, but Hawaii is just a few dollars away. The savvy traveller should know that you get the best Oahu travel deals on airfare… [Read More]

Chicago Attractions: Post-Holiday Trips to Chicago

skydeck chicago

The holidays may have come and gone, but there’s still lots of fun to be had and traveling to be done! An endless array of Chicago attractions and winter activities make Chicago a great spot for a short weekend getaway or day… [Read More]

Chicago Museum Campus

The Field Museum

Start your trip off right at Chicago Museum Campus, host to three of the most popular attractions in Chicago: Shedd Aquarium, The Field Museum, and Adler Planetarium. Whether you made a resolution to explore the country a little more this year (or… [Read More]

First Night Boston: Ring in the New Year Boston Style


Still unsure of your New Year’s Eve plans? Spending new years at First Night Boston, in New England’s most populous city and cultural center, is a great way to kick off the upcoming year. Thanks to First Night Boston, you can enjoy… [Read More]

How to Beat the Holiday Blues

holiday blues

Looking for tips on how to stop feeling sad around the holidays? reports that up to 20% of people in the US experience lower levels of energy and feelings of sadness during winter. If you one of these people feeling a… [Read More]

Top U.S. Holiday Light Tours

miami holiday attractions

With Christmas just days away, it’s now or never when it comes to exploring some of the best holiday light tours. From coast to coast, one thing Americans know how to do is deck the halls (and houses, yards, stores, trees, streets)… [Read More]

Holiday Money Saving Tips

saving money

Everyone nowadays is wondering how to save money during the holidays. It doesn’t matter if you’re after cheap gifts for Christmas, discount holiday travel, or decorating on a budget – saving money during the holidays always takes some planning and finesse. Here’s… [Read More]

Unique Gifts for the Traveler On Your List

gift for traveler

Looking for unique gifts for the traveler on your list? It’s often hard to come up with gift ideas for someone who’s never in one place. Many gravitate towards gift cards or standard gifts, like neck pillows, ear buds, and other items… [Read More]

How To Be a Good Guest

house guest

Figuring out how to be a good guest during the holidays can be tricky. When your mind is preoccupied with presents, decorations, and hosting your own events, thoughts of your stay at another’s house may seem distant. Here’s a quick set of… [Read More]

How to Have a Happy Thanksgiving


It may seem like it snuck up on you, but Thanksgiving is only days away. Here are our best ways to make sure you have a happy (and tasty) Thanksgiving this Thursday: Do As Much Prepping As Possible Thanksgiving is a messy,… [Read More]