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Top Attractions To See With A New York CityPASS

If you’re headed to New York City, a great way to save money on many top attractions is with a CityPASS. Available in major cities like Chicago, San Francisco and Toronto, CityPASS partners with several top attractions to bring you substantial discounts. This includes access to the Statue of Liberty, 9/11 Museum and Metropolitan Museum … Continue reading Top Attractions To See With A New York CityPASS

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Attractions You Can See With A Seattle CityPASS

If you’re planning on seeing some of the top attractions in Seattle, have you thought about purchasing a CityPASS? After all, with one of these tickets, you can save up to 46 percent to five of the city’s top attractions. In fact, the savings are so great, it’s almost like admission to five attractions for … Continue reading Attractions You Can See With A Seattle CityPASS

Riders on the Wild One roller coaster at Six Flags America near Washington D.C.

Historic Wooden Roller Coasters To Ride On National Roller Coaster Day

If you love thrill rides, then you might know that National Roller Coaster Day is coming up soon on Monday August 16. Held annually, the event commemorates the opening of America’s first loop-the-loop coaster designed by Edwin Prescott in 1898.  This year, several amusement parks across the country will mark the occasion with discounts, gifts … Continue reading Historic Wooden Roller Coasters To Ride On National Roller Coaster Day

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10 Suggested Carousels To Ride On National Carousel Day

With National Carousel Day fast approaching, wouldn’t it be fun to ride one of America’s most treasured carousels? After all, Americans have had a long relationship with amusement rides and many classic merry-go-rounds are still in operation! What’s more, since this special day only comes once a year and some attractions might be free or … Continue reading 10 Suggested Carousels To Ride On National Carousel Day

Fisherman’s Wharf San Francisco: Five Top Hotel Recommendations

Visitors that come to San Francisco tend to stay at hotels in two distinct areas. One is Union Square, home to the theater district and high end retail stores. The other is of course, the Fisherman’s Wharf area, essentially a must-see spot for many local attractions. Although some residents and travelers will say Fisherman’s Wharf … Continue reading Fisherman’s Wharf San Francisco: Five Top Hotel Recommendations

Th Giant Dipper wooden roller coaster at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

10 Best Historic Seaside Amusement Parks In America

Summer travel is in full swing and amusement parks are often at the top of the list of things to see and do. On the other hand, prices have risen so much at theme parks, it prevents many families from visiting. What’s more, mega parks are selling food items for as much as $100 and … Continue reading 10 Best Historic Seaside Amusement Parks In America

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Getting Around Honolulu/Waikiki Without A Rental Car

With sun kissed beaches and dramatic vistas, Honolulu is among the hottest vacation destinations this summer. But in case you haven’t been watching the news, Hawaii is experiencing a car rental apocalypse. In fact, rental cars are so high, some visitors have resorted to renting U-Haul vehicles to save costs. So, should you pay for … Continue reading Getting Around Honolulu/Waikiki Without A Rental Car

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How To Take Alternative Transportation In San Francisco This Summer

You’re planning a trip to San Francisco but are you also getting a rental car for transportation? Maybe you should think about the costs. After all, rental car prices are through the roof, even without a sunroof. What’s more, local gas prices are among the highest in the nation. This is also not to mention … Continue reading How To Take Alternative Transportation In San Francisco This Summer

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How To Get Around Seattle Without A Rental Car

If you’re planning to visit Seattle this summer, you might want to consider alternate forms of transportation. While a car is the quickest and easiest way to get around, car rental prices are higher than ever. What's more, rideshare prices are also up and public parking spaces can sometimes be at a premium. Fortunately, the … Continue reading How To Get Around Seattle Without A Rental Car

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25 Frequently Asked Questions For First Time Visitors To San Francisco

Are you planning your first ever vacation to the City by the Bay, San Francisco? If so, then you probably have several questions about where to stay and what to see. To simplify your search on lodging, dining and more, here are answers to some of your most pressing and most frequently asked questions (FAQs). … Continue reading 25 Frequently Asked Questions For First Time Visitors To San Francisco