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Get ready for some fun!

Get ready for some fun!

Take a well-deserved day off and enjoy a long weekend somewhere fun. Just like that. No reason at all. And with the savings you'll get by booking with Stayful, splurge on something extra. We've got some ideas for you…
Our Favorite Fall Escapes & Festivals

Our Favorite Fall Escapes & Festivals

Fall brings shorter days, cooler nights...and a fantastic time to visit our favorite cities! Grab a pumpkin spice latte and start planning your autumn getaway with our fall travel tips. Charleston, SC The best time to visit Charleston is early fall: the temperatures are pleasantly warm and the summer crowds have thinned. If you’ve always wanted to take a peek…
Wrinkle-free and comfy #TravelSkills

Wrinkle-free and comfy #TravelSkills

Let's talk packing. To keep wrinkles at bay, keep your clothes in the plastic bags from the dry cleaner. It really works. We even keep them on the hangers. Want your clothes to smell extra fresh after that cross-country flight? Put a dryer sheet on the bottom of your luggage. #TravelSkills Like soft and fluffy clothes? You'll LOVE the bathrobes…
Bow ties are cool… Happy Bow Tie Day!

Bow ties are cool… Happy Bow Tie Day!

It's bow tie day! Just look around, you'll see bow ties everywhere today! We love this fun and stylish accessory and we want to see you showing off your bow ties! Post a picture of yourself in a bow tie to our Facebook, Twitter or Instagram today and we'll send you $25 in travel credits. Bow ties are cool. Now…
I want to get away with the girls to celebrate… #WomensEqualityDay

I want to get away with the girls to celebrate… #WomensEqualityDay

What’s up? While we think this should be everyday, today the 19th amendment was ratified into law and women were granted the right to vote. What a great reason to celebrate and show appreciation for all the women that came before us. Here are 3 great ways to support women: 1. Be a mentor! Wow what a great idea… We…
Your camera isn’t just for selfies #TravelSkills

Your camera isn’t just for selfies #TravelSkills

Hopefully you'll never have to deal with any issues, but be prepared, just in case… Before you take off, snap pics of all your emergency contact information, passport, backs of credit cards for phone numbers, driver's license, travel documents, etc. If your wallet is stolen, you'll have all the information at your fingertips. Then get back to taking selfies. #TravelSkills…
3 Must-Dos in Toronto

3 Must-Dos in Toronto

Toronto is a hotspot of delicious food from all over the world, amazing shopping and a theater district which rivals that of Broadway. Check out these must-do insider tips for your next Toronto getaway. 1) Take the ferry to Centre Island to get the perfect view of the Toronto skyline. There’s something magical about seeing the city from the water.…

Hey, want to eat like a local?

Eating like a local is easier than you think. Go to food festivals like Twilight at the Presidio in San Francisco to eat and learn about local favs or try EatWith to literally eat with locals. Check out this Crab feast! Of course, locals run our hotels, always the best place to begin your local food quest. #travelskills I always…
3 Resolutions for a Happier 2015

3 Resolutions for a Happier 2015

The gym is always a great resolution, how about the world as your gym? Exercising your mind, body and spirit can make 2015 the happiest year yet. Travel More Did you know that 40% of Americans don’t take all their vacation days? Join us in reducing that stat dramatically by making your vacation days a priority. While it can be…