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Travel Savings Alerts Newsletter, December 2007 Issue

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  • New Orleans Holiday Rates
  • Paris and London via Air France Holidays
  • Super Summer Rail Savers
  • Prisons for Plush Accommodations
  • Winter Savings in Panama City Beach, FL
  • Dylan VIP Shopping Package
  • Save Up To $697 w/Insight
  • Stay 7, Pay for 5 at Jolly Beach
  • Costa Diamond Giveaway
  • Hurtigruten Early-Bird Specials
  • Vancouver to San Francisco $199
  • Fr,ee Night at Four Seasons Maui
  • Budget Discounts for Amex Card Members
  • New Southwest Boarding Plan
  • Belize Deal
  • King Ludwig Winter Package
  • Savings on Florida Golf Packages
  • Double Miles on AA JFK-St. Lucia Flights
  • Fiji for Fr.ee

  • New Orleans Holiday Rates

    A holiday getaway to New Orleans is less expensive as five Marriott and Renaissance Hotels offer the chance to trade traditional Santa Claus for the Big Easy’s Papa Noel with rates from $89 per night.

    The city’s Papa Noel celebrations include street festivities, the Cathedral Christmas concerts and the Celebration of the Oakes walking tour through a wonderland of lights.

    Papa Noel rates are valid through Dec. 30, 2007, and are offered at the Renaissance Pere Marquette, New Orleans Marriott at the Convention Center and the New Orleans Marriott from $89; the Renaissance Arts Hotel and the JW Marriott New Orleans from $99.

    Papa Noel Rates or 866/530-3763, ask for rate code HDYA.

    Paris and London from Air France Holidays

    Gazing at the Eiffel Tower or Buckingham Palace are perks you can enjoy with Air France Holidays’ Paris and London travel package from $689.

    The Paris/London package is priced from $689 and includes roundtrip airfare on Air France, three-nights’ hotel accommodations in Paris, three-nights’ hotel accommodations in London, continuing flight between Paris and London, continental breakfast daily, hotel taxes and surcharges, and airline fuel surcharges. Prices do not include airport taxes and fees.

    Air France or 800/237-2623.

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    High-style boutiques and jewelers charge $500 or more for this glam piece. It's yours for only $125 plus shipping & insurance. Click here to order.
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    Super Summer Rail Savers

    The Great Southern Rail makes the cost of travel on Australia’s Great Train Journeys (the Indian Pacific, the Ghan and the Overland), lower with new Super Summer Rail Saver fares. The new fares are for travel in Red Service day/nighter seats. Bookings must be made by Dec. 27, 2007, for travel through Mar. 31, 2008. Fares are up to 78 percent off roundtrip travel and up to 58 percent for one-way travel.

    Below, sample roundtrip standard adult rates are noted along with the Super Summer Rail Saver and the percentage discount:

    • Melbourne to Adelaide or vice versa. $149, $99, 34%
    • Perth to Adelaide $790, $299, 62%
    • Adelaide to Alice Springs $670, $199, 70%
    • Adelaide to Darwin $1,380, $299, 78%
    • Alice Springs to Darwin $710, $199, 72%
    • Sydney to Perth $1,360, $399, 71%
    • Sydney to Adelaide $570, $199, 65%

    Sample one-way standard adult rates, the Super Summer Rail Saver rate and percentage discount:

    • Melbourne to Adelaide or vice versa, $89, $59, 34%
    • Perth to Adelaide $395, $199, 50%
    • Adelaide to Alice Springs $335, $149, 56%
    • Adelaide to Darwin $690, $199, 71%
    • Alice Springs to Darwin $355, $149, 58%
    • Sydney to Perth $680, $299, 56%
    • Sydney to Adelaide $285, $129, 55%

    Great Southern Rail

    Prisons for Plush Accommodations

    Once home to murderers, thieves and hardened criminals, some prisons are now plush hostels. Hostelworld.com recommends the following prison hostels for fearless travelers..

    Langholmens Vandrarhem STF/HI, Sweden - The Lanholmens is no longer the Crown Prison, but accommodations for travelers. The newly renovated prison cells offer a quiet and comfortable place to stay. Built in the 1840s, the Crown Prison served as Sweden's largest penitentiary until 1975, when the last convict left the island. In May 1989, the facility re-opened as a premier hostel after two years of renovation. The old prison entrance hall is now the reception area, with a cafeteria open 24 hours a day. Rates start at $32 per person, per night.

    Jailhouse Accommodation in Christchurch, New Zealand - Dungeons, cages and jails were dark, desolate and frightening places. The big house in Christchurch, New Zealand, is now the Jailhouse Accommodation hostel. It once stood as Addington Prison, a penitentiary for local crime-lords. Renovated, it is modern, friendly and an unusual place to get locked up. Rates start at $20 per person, per night.

    Hostel Celica in Ljubljana, Slovenia - The hostel kept the prison iron bars which are artfully placed on the doors and windows. Located in the center of Ljubljana, the hostel is surrounded by galleries, artists' studios, cultural events and a weekend party life. The prison cells come with fr,ee Internet access and an in-house art gallery. Rates start at $27 per person, per night.

    Hi-Ottawa Jail Hostel, Ottawa, Canada -The only hostel in North America located in a former prison, you sleep in actual prison cells or the former prison hospital. The un-renovated eighth floor gives you an idea of what life was like for inmates in this prison, which operated for more than 100 years. Tours are available, during which you can hear inmate stories. Located in downtown Ottawa, this Victorian-era architectural relic is completely renovated and convenient to the city's many dining, recreation and shopping options. Rates start from$25 per person, per night.

    St Christopher's Edinburgh, Scotland - Near the famous Edinburgh dungeon, the St. Christopher's Edinburgh hostel offers comfortable rooms, a full-service restaurant and bar, satellite TV and Internet access. At the center of Princes Street, you don’t need to go far for sightseeing, culture, shopping and nightlife options in the heart of Edinburgh. Rates start at $20 per person, per night.

    Winter Savings in Panama City Beach, FL

    It's never too late for fun in the sun at Panama City Beach. Deals and packages offer savings of nearly 50 percent through the end of the year.

    Sterling Resorts, 888/207-9665 - Stay three night with the Autumn/Winter Escape package and receive $100 off. Valid through Dec. 31, 2007, it is available at any of Sterling's beachfront condominium resorts. Rates are subject to availability and are not valid on weekly or monthly bookings. When booking, mention promotion code "100."

    Edgewater Beach and Golf Resort, 800/874-8686 - The $101 and a Summer of Fun package, available through Dec. 20, 2007, include accommodations in a gulf-front suite for $101 per night.

    Hampton Inn Panama City Beach, 850/236-8988 - The Romance Package starts at $119 per night, through Feb. 1, 2008. Couples are greeted with champagne, fresh flowers and gourmet chocolates. A 2 p.m. checkout and f,ree breakfast are also part of the package. You must be 21 years of age to reserve.

    Pelican Walk Condominiums, 877/222-9561 - Save up to 45 percent on beachfront accommodations with daily rates from $100 and weekly rates from $630, through Mar. 5, 2008. One, two and three-bedroom condominiums come with kitchens, dining and living areas. Rates do not include tax, security deposit, cleaning fee or registration fee.

    Lollye on the Beach, 888/565-5963 - Nightly rates start at $59 for a one-bedroom efficiency with queen bed, microwave, small fridge and coffeemaker. A two-bedroom, two-bathroom unit with full kitchen is $89 per night, through Feb. 29, 2008.

    Casa Loma, 888/460-9336 - The beachfront Casa Loma offers weekly rates from $399 for an efficiency room with two queen beds, full kitchen, high-speed wireless Internet access and private balcony overlooking the Gulf. Monthly rates start from $799 plus tax. The offer is good through Feb. 22, 2008.

    Bikini Beach Resort, 800/451-5307 - Through Mar. 1, 2008, stay three nights and get the fourth night f,ree. Daily rates start at $69 for a gulf-front suite with kitchen and private balcony. Weekly rates start from $350 and monthly rates start at $675. Rates are based on a minimum three-night stay and do not include tax.

    Sugar Sands Inn & Suites, 800/367-9221 - Stay two nights and receive the third night fr,ee. Rates start at $65 per night for a two-bedroom suite with kitchen and private balcony overlooking the Gulf. The offer is available through Jan. 31, 2008, excluding holidays.

    Panama City Beach or 800/PC-BEACH.

    Fr-ee Fun San Diego
    This savings-packed FR.EE brochure features almost 40 Fun, Fr-ee Things to do in San Diego. When heading to Southern California, attend concerts or visit a State Historic Park and keep that cash in your pocket.

    To get your Fr-ee Fun San Diego brochure, for a $1 handling fee, click here to send us an email.

    Dylan VIP Shopping Package

    Guests of the new 44-room Dylan may think that bigger isn’t always better. Located in the posh south side area of South Dublin, the boutique hotel opens after a $32.5 million transformation. The building, close to historic St. Stephen’s Green, was formerly the Hibernian Hotel and originally built in 1901 as a nurses’ home for the Royal City of Dublin Hospital.

    With Dylan’s “V.I.P. Shopping” package, on check-in you receive a $70 per person Brown Thomas voucher and select list of boutiques that will allow you to shop the city in style. If you want the most customized tour, Dylan will call on local stylists to take you to Dublin’s exclusive top boutiques.

    After a long day of shopping, a lavender food bath will be waiting for you at the hotel. Cap off the night with a fr,ee in-room movie and freshly popped popcorn.

    Available Sunday through Thursday, through December 2008, the shopping package is priced at $640 per night for a double occupancy room.

    Dylan Hotel.

    Save Up To $697 w/Insight

    Insight Vacations launches their 2008 Premium Europe and Britain brochure. You can save 7.5 percent on select itineraries when booking and paying in full 10 months prior to departure.

    Insight Vacations’ Early Payment discount and other brochure discounts are applicable to more than 70 itineraries featured in the touring collections.

    The savings is based on the Early Payment discount of ten percent off the land portion when you book and pay in full 12 months prior to departure. When you book and pay in full 10 months prior to departure, you will receive 7.5 percent off the land portion; five percent on the land portion for booking and paying seven months prior to departure and 2.5 percent off the land portion for booking and paying four months prior to departure.

    Groups are limited to 40 passengers and include an experienced tour director. Tours also include some sightseeing and some meals.

    Insight Vacations or 888/680-1241.

    Stay 7, Pay for 5 at Jolly Beach

    Get savings along with a mile-long white sand beach as Jolly Beach Resort, Antigua's all-inclusive value, has a special offer.

    Book five nights or more, double occupancy, and you will get two all-inclusive nights fr,ee through Dec. 20, 2007. The "Stay for 7 Pay for 5" rates are good for all room categories from standard up to beachfront cottages; supersaver rooms are not included. Specify booking code "STAY7PAY5."

    The rates save you 15 percent on single and double occupancy. For families booking a superior category room, up to two kids ages 11 years and younger can stay f,ree when they share the room with two adults. Kids under three years old stay fre,e at Jolly Beach all the time. Specify booking code "JBR-SUM."

    The 464-room Jolly Beach resort offers five bars, dining options from super casual to tropical chic, a cyber cafe, four tennis courts, two swimming pools and a range of non-motorized water sports including windsurfers, Hobi Cats, Sunfish and kayaks.

    All-inclusive rates start at $168 per person, per night, based on double occupancy through Dec. 20, 2007, and from $190 from Dec. 21, 2007 through April 15, 2008 for a standard room. Rates include accommodations, all taxes, all meals, snacks and afternoon tea, house brand beverages, non-motorized watersports, activities and entertainment. All rooms are air-conditioned and face the ocean; each has a patio or balcony, direct-dial phone, cable TV, hair-dryer and rentable safe. Without a special offer, children three to 11 years sharing a room with two adults pay $52 per child, per night, and kids under 3 years old stay f,ree.

    Jolly Beach Resort or 866/905-6559.

    Face-It Luggage Tags -- Your Face on Your Luggage
    There's no mistaking your luggage with the Face-It Luggage Tag. The durable, laminated tag displays your face and the phrase "This Face Belongs With This Luggage."

    A Face-It Luggage tag makes it less likely for a stranger or thief to walk off with your luggage and helps you recognize your luggage at a glance in hotels or airports. Face-It Tags are also available for briefcases, portfolio books, backpacks, sporting equipment, musical instruments, bicycles and more. Face-It Luggage Tags.

    Costa Diamond Giveaway

    To celebrate its 60th 'Diamond' Anniversary, Costa Cruise Line is giving away a beautiful six-stone diamond necklace from Diamonds International on every sailing from Ft. Lauderdale during its 2007-2008 Caribbean season.

    Each week, a winner will be randomly selected and presented with a necklace from the Captain on the last night of the cruise during the "Roman Bacchanal" festivities.

    During this "Diamond Anniversary" celebration through April 2008, a diamond necklace winner will be selected each week on the Costa Fortuna and Costa Mediterranea, Each necklace was created by Diamonds International exclusively for Costa and features six diamonds set in white gold that cascade in graduating circles. Weighing a total half carat, necklaces are valued at $1,000.

    Winners will be selected randomly by cabin number and must be present at the "Roman Bacchanal" party to win.

    Costa or 800/GO-COSTA.

    Hurtigruten Early-Bird Specials

    Hurtigruten, formerly known as Norwegian Coastal Voyages, offers early-booking savings on air-inclusive voyages to Antarctica, Greenland and the Arctic's Spitsbergen during its 2008-2009 season.

    Book by Dec. 31, 2007, and save up to $350 per person on all October 2008 through February 2009 Antarctica sailings and June through August 2008 Spitsbergen sailings. Book by Jan. 31, 2008, and save $350 per person on cabins and $500 on suites for all Greenland cruises next June through August. Discounts may be combined with AARP savings of $100 to $150 per cabin.

    Hurtigruten or 800/323-7436.

    Protect Luggage with Baggage Guard Seals

    The pre-numbered, one-time use plastic padlocks are the perfect way to protect your luggage since they cannot be reinstalled once removed. That feature lets you instantly know if someone tampered with your luggage. Yet when TSAs at airports need to inspect your luggage, Baggage Guard Seals can be easily removed. A package of 10 Baggage Guard Seals is still only $9.95.

    Click Here to Order from On The Go Publishing.

    Vancouver to San Francisco $199

    Qantas Airways offers special fares on its Vancouver to San Francisco flights with economy fares from $199 one-way or $398 roundtrip. Business class fares are $444 one-way or $888 roundtrip. Fares are in Canadian dollars.

    Fares must be booked by Jan. 27, 2008, for travel Dec. 16, 2007 through Jan. 27, 2008. Refer to consumer special #219573.

    The 747-400 international service is available on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. Fre.e in-flight bar and hot meal service with personal seat back on demand entertainment program are included.

    Qantas Airways.

    Fr.ee Night at Four Seasons Maui

    Stay an extra day at the newly renovated Four Seasons Resorts Maui at Wailea with a sixth night fr.ee promotion.

    The resort offers the promotion Jan. 6 through Feb. 14, 2008. Nightly room rates begin at $620.

    The fr.ee night must be used in conjunction with an initial stay of consecutive paid nights, it cannot be combined with any other offer, package or promotion and does not apply to groups. Advance reservations are required and blackout periods apply. Rates are subject to change and are per room, per night. The rate does not include taxes and gratuities.

    Four Seasons Resort Maui or 800/332-3442.

    Budget Discounts for Amex Card Members

    Budget Rent A Car offers a special promotion for American Express card members. Through May 31, 2008, each time you pay for a Budget rental with any American Express card, you save up to $50 on that rental and receive an American Express branded rewards card worth up to $100.

    Terms and conditions apply. To receive a discount, an advanced reservation is required and you must mention the corresponding coupon number below at the time of reservation:

    • For 3 to 4 day rentals the discount is $10 with a $10 reward card amount, Coupon #MUWZ102
    • For 5 to 14 day rentals the discount is $15 with a $15 reward card amount, Coupon #MUWZ103
    • For 15 to 28 day rentals the discount is $35 with a $25 reward card amount, Coupon #MUWZ104
    • For 21 to 28 day rentals the discount is $35 with a $50 reward card amount, Coupon #MUWZ104
    • For 29 or more days the discount is $50 with a $100 reward card amount, Coupon #MUWZ105.

    Budget Rent A Car.

    Cheap Tix Chart
    Buy Tickets at a Discount -- Special ticket outlets sell discounted day-of-performance tickets to theater productions, films, and sporting events. Discounts can be 50 percent or more. On The Go Publishing’s Cheap Tix Chart, still only $14, lists outlets in the U.S. and eight foreign cities that sell discounted, day-of-performance tickets. Click here to order the Cheap Tix Chart from On The Go Publishing.

    New Southwest Boarding Plan

    You no longer have to camp out at the gate to get a decent seat on a Southwest flight.

    Southwest Airlines is holding an online boarding school, teaching passengers about changes in the way it boards planes.

    The Dallas airline started its new boarding procedure at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. Gate areas are redesigned to accommodate the new system, which assigns passengers a more specific boarding order based on the time they checked in.

    The new procedure boards you onto the aircraft in small groups and eliminates the snaking lines that frequently form at Southwest ticket counters.

    Here's how it works:

    You now get both a letter and a number on your boarding pass. The combination of the two is what controls boarding order.

    When your letter is called, you stand line up next to the new columns that bear numbers which match the number on your boarding card. Those in Group A 1-5 will go on the aircraft first, followed by Group A 6-10 and so on. Groups B and C board in the same fashion.

    You get your letter and number when you check in; Southwest allow you to do that online as much as 24 hours in advance.

    Southwest pitches the new system as a time-saver for passengers because they won't have to rush to the gate to nab a spot in the A, B or C lines to get the best possible seat in their group.

    The airline revamped their "cattle call" boarding as an outcome of its study of whether to do away with its open seating in favor of assigned seating, which many business travelers demand.

    The airline decided against assigned seating because it found it slowed down boarding and may turn away loyal customers who love getting to choose their own seats.

    Southwest also eliminated its pre-boarding for families with young children.

    They now board after the A group passengers, unless they checked in online early enough to nab an A boarding pass. The previous system allowed families to board before the rest of the crowd, no matter which letter was printed on their card.

    The airline said it made the change because it wasn't fair to other travelers to give them preference before the A group. Some say the airline is pitting business travelers against families with the new policy.

    Southwest Airlines.

    Belize Deal

    The Princess Hotel & Casino in Belize offers two packages available into 2008.

    The “Unbelievable Promotion in Belize” is priced at $75 plus tax for a single room and $100 plus tax for a double room. This package includes breakfast, lunch and dinner (buffet style), and a fr.ee coupon daily worth $25 at the casino.

    The “Special Promotion in Belize” features seven nights’ accommodations, breakfast, lunch and dinner (buffet style), and a f.ree coupon daily worth $10 at the casino. The price is $350 plus tax per person.

    Both packages offer f.ree access to the semi-Olympic swimming pool, gymnasium and club. The Princess Hotel & Casino offers live Belizean music daily at the Calypso, special shows nightly, Russian dancers, a Las Vegas style casino with more than 400 slot machines and table games.

    Princess Hotel & Casino.

    King Ludwig Winter Package

    Nordique Tours offers a winter package to Bavaria, Germany, highlighting the Hohenschwangau and Neuschwanstein Castles.

    Rates begin at $384 per person, based on double occupancy, and include two nights of accommodations in Hohenschwangau - near Fussen, daily breakfast, a bottle of wine and one dinner at the Schlosshotel Lisl and Jägerhaus Hotels. The package is available through Mar. 31, 2008.

    Hohenschwangau Castle, also called Castle of the High Swan County, was the childhood home of King Ludwig II of Bavaria. The eccentric Ludwig commissioned many of the fairy-tale style castles that are the hallmark of Bavaria including the Neuschwanstein Castle, near his parental home.

    Nordique Tours can help find the best-priced international airfare at the time of booking in conjunction with this package.

    Nordique Tours or 800/995-7997.

    Silky Travel Jewelry Roll
    A must have for travelers. Our silky travel jewelry roll comes in a random assortment of single-color jacquards, solid colors and two-color brocades. This handy travel jewelry roll measures 8 1/2 x 11 inches when open and closes to a compact 8 1/2 x 4 inches. Our exclusive design offers a place for everything with one deep pocket, a ring bar and three zippered compartments. Price $40. Click here to order from On The Go Publishing.

    Savings on Florida Golf Packages

    Here are the latest developments on Florida’s golf greens.

    SANDESTIN – Make reservations at the Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort, 877/369-6246, by Feb. 2, 2008, and receive one f.ree round of golf at Baytowne Golf Club or The Links Course during your stay. If you reserve a two or more bedroom beachfront villa, the resort will upgrade you to a fre.e round of golf at Raven Golf Club. The $99 golf package includes accommodations and daily rounds of golf at Baytowne Golf Club or The Links Course, through Feb. 2, 2008. Holiday blackout dates apply.

    DAYTONA BEACH – The Golf Daytona Beach Travel Planner, 800/544-0415, or offers 36 pages of information on golf vacation packages ranging from $69 to $348 per night. The travel planner features detailed information on a mix of public and championship greens.

    PORT ST. LUCIE – The PGA Golf Club offers the “To Dye Fore” golf package in conjunction with re-opening the 18-hole restored Dye Course. The package includes a three-day, three-night stay and play option. Courses include the Dye Course, two recently restored Tom Fazio designs – the Ryder Course and Wannamaker Course. This is in addition to a fre.e round on the day of your arrival if you booked three rounds of golf or more during your visit. Golfpac Travel, 888/471-4712 or http://www.pgavillage.com.

    CLEWISTON – The Historic Clewiston Inn, 800/749-4466, offers a golf package for $199.50 per couple. The package includes a two-night stay; one day of golf for two (18 holes with cart) at the Clewiston Golf Course & Country Club; one fre.e prime rib dinner for two; and fre.e breakfast for two each morning.

    MARCO ISLAND – The Marco Island Marriott Beach Resort, 800/438-4373, offers its Tee & T-Bone package which includes a two-night minimum stay in a Gulf view room with balcony, breakfast for two daily, two rounds of golf at the Rookery Golf Course and a $100 dining credit for one evening.

    Visit Florida.

    Double Miles on AA JFK-St. Lucia Flights

    Fly between John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York and St. Lucia in the Caribbean and earn double American Airlines frequently flyer miles for every qualifying roundtrip or one-way trip through Feb. 12, 2008.

    This mileage bonus may be earned an unlimited number of times through Feb. 12, 2008. To qualify, purchase a valid published-fare ticket and register prior to travel online at the airline’s web site using promotion code NYCRB. American flies the route three times weekly.

    Book your travel and purchase your ticket on AA.com and earn up to 500 bonus miles in addition to the double miles offer for St. Lucia. Bonus miles do not count toward elite status qualification. Double miles are calculated at 100 percent of the base or guaranteed minimum miles earned. There are no online booking fees.

    American Airlines

    Fiji for Fr.ee

    Australian Pacific Touring (APT) celebrates more than 80 years of sharing their passion for the lands “Downunder” with a fr.ee Fiji early booking offer on their fully escorted vacations.

    The fr.ee Fiji stopover, on the way to Australia and New Zealand, is on APT’s “Royal Escorted” vacations departing May 8, June 9 and Sep. 22, 2008. You must book the “Royal Escorted” vacation by Jan. 15, 2008. Space is limited and subject to a first-come basis. The three-day Fiji stopover includes a stay at the Outrigger on the Lagoon Resort on Fiji’s Coral Coast, a savings of $850 per couple.

    “Royal Escorted” vacations start from $8,325 and include airfare from the U.S., accommodations, meals and sightseeing. The vacations include no more than 30 travelers. Itineraries include a close encounter with koalas; an authentic Aboriginal performance with dancing, didgeridoo playing and cultural history; a three-night stay at the Shangri-La in Sydney; and two nights on Dunk Island surrounded by beach and rainforest. In New Zealand, choices include a country home stay with a family in Rotorua, Mount Cook and a stay at the Hermitage Hotel, the TranzAlpine train ride across the Southern Alps, and Milford Sound while cruising in Fiordland National Park.

    Australian Pacific Touring or 800/290-8687.

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    Gambler's General Store -- The world's largest gambling superstore with slots, video poker, dice, craps, roulette, books, software and more. Gambler's General Store or 800/322-CHIP.

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    RVShark, the online recreational vehicle publication features raw reviews of RV parks based on real RVers' experiences. RVShark includes RV for sale listings and an RV parks for sale section. RVShark is fr.ee.

    Herd ostrich, ride horses or gather eggs -- at a family farm in Pennsylvania, the relaxing alternative to a camping vacation. The 25 family farms roll out the red carpet for families and are found in all corners of the state. Pennsylvania Farm Vacation Association or 888/856-6622.

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