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Ringing In the New Year in Style

December 17th, 2014

NY1′s Valarie D’Elia offers her picks for New Year’s Eve parties where you can ring out the old and bring in the new. A comprehensive listing of New Year’s Eve parties around the country, with 70 in New York City alone, can be found on joonbug.com. From family friendly entertainment to adult nightlife hotspots, you [...]

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Jetsetter: Travelers Will Pay More and Stay Longer in 2015

December 22nd, 2014

It looks like travelers will be taking longer trips in 2015. According to website data and searches on Jetsetter.com, travelers will stay 20 percent longer on average, making the average stay length 3.1 days – up from 2.6 this year. The website says the average daily rate travelers will pay will go up by $45 [...]

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InterContinental Hotel Group Celebrates the Holidays with Events and More

December 22nd, 2014

Courtesy: InterContinental Hotels Group

InterContinental Hotel Group (IHG) properties all across the country are joining in on the holiday festivities, with packages and events to bring the cheer. The Willard InterContinental in the nation’s capital has nightly caroling, pre fixe menus, and more. There’s even a handy holiday website that outlines all the celebrations. Seasonal package rates start at [...]

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Cuba News Is Smokin’ Hot For Travelers

December 21st, 2014

Courtesy: Alison Wright

By Christine Dayao  The recent announcement about the U.S. normalizing relations with Cuba was one that many of us didn’t expect to see in our lifetimes. Fortunately for American travelers who have longed to see the mostly off-limits country, the winds of change will make it easier for them to travel there, according to President [...]

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New Year’s Eve and Day Party Roundup

December 18th, 2014

Courtesy: Gurney’s Montauk Resort and Seawater Spa

Whether you’re far from home or just around the corner on New Year’s Eve, these offers and celebrations are sure to delight. New York Over in The Hamptons, Gurney’s Montauk Resort and Seawater Spa will throw a Masquerade Gala with cocktail reception and hors d’oeuvres, five-course dinner, six-hour open bar, live music, big screen view [...]

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Ring in the New Year at Glen Cove Mansion

December 18th, 2014

Courtesy: Glen Cove Mansion

The last day of the year will be here before you know it, but do you have your New Year’s Eve plans worked out? Here are the details on the New Year’s Eve Gala taking place at Glen Cove Mansion. For $165 a person, you can count down the final moments of 2014 and ring [...]

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