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5 Thanksgiving Getaways With Your Family

What are you thankful for? This year, you might find that your answer is long weekends, memorable adventures and time spent with the ones you love, so ditch the turkey in favor a quick getaway over the four-day weekend.

10/31/2014

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Travel By Train For Your Next Vacation

To get better acquainted with Amtrak, the nation’s railroad service, here’s a simple yet very helpful guide to understanding how get onboard a passenger train.

09/11/2014

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Best Last-Minute Labor Day Vacation Spots Near Chicago

You’ll be ready for fall after chilling at one of these nearby destinations from Chicago over Labor Day weekend.

08/17/2013

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South Florida’s Most Comfortable Wilderness Retreats

This “Best Of” list offers options to explore the abundant wilderness in and around South Florida, while enjoying the comforts of home or a hotel.

05/22/2013

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Out In Style: Most Comfortable Wilderness Retreats Near Chicago

Plan your next vacation in a rustic cabin or lodge in the great outdoors. From forest preserves in the suburbs to cottages in southwest Michigan, there are plenty of places to plan a relaxing vacation within two hours of Chicago.

04/20/2013

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NYC’s Most Romantic Winter Getaways

Impress your date this Valentine’s Day with a weekend away or a staycation in New York City. From fine dining to late checkouts, you’ll be sure to enjoy a romantic getaway with the one you love.

01/02/2013

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Best Winter Road Trip Destinations Near Chicago

Take the initiative to avoid zombie children this winter by planning a trip or two. There are numerous options for a quick family trip within driving distance of Chicago. Plan ahead and create a great winter vacation for your family.

11/30/2012

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Spring Break Getaway Deals Are Still Out There

CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker found some great last-minute bargains up for grabs.

03/08/2012