Avoid Big Travel Sites if You’re Looking For a Motel, Not a Hotel

As I wrote earlier we went on a little vacation recently. We found lovely accommodation and, weather aside, had a great time. Being a big proponent of the vast resources of the Internet, I tried to track down information online regarding a suitable motel. That’s mmmmMotel, not hotel. M not H. Not a great experience.Continue reading “Avoid Big Travel Sites if You’re Looking For a Motel, Not a Hotel”

Memorial Day long weekend: US still a no-vacation nation

As May rolls into June and, hopefully, the weather improves, the school year comes to an end and people need a battery recharge. ┬áThoughts turn to vacations and general down-time. For some those thoughts have already become plans and itineraries that have been worked on all winter. Others prefer to do things off the cuff,Continue reading “Memorial Day long weekend: US still a no-vacation nation”