The holiday season is the busiest travel time of the year, with many people going home for the holidays. This is also the best time of year to get deals at destinations in some of the most popular destinations. Link to Video of Money Monday: Travel Deals on WAFB TV. Airfare Deals Bing’s Travel Farecaster is a fabulous tool for figuring out if you should purchase that plane ticket right now or if you should wait a few days to see if the price drops. SideStep.com offers a chance to check the airfare on multiple airlines across multiple booking engines. It doesn’t list every airline,Read More →

We’ve been busy mamas, traveling all over lately. Here are some of the latest travel deals from around the globe. Remember, many of these travel deals are for a limited time and may even need to be purchased today. Lodging Holiday Inn Main Gate East Hotel Orlando, Florida – For a limited time, Traveling Mamas can make reservations through the following link and receive every third night free!! Get the travel deal… Southampton Halloween Weekend – Two night stay, annual Rag-a-Muffin parade, Trick or Treating, Pumpkin Patch, and more.  Spend a wonderful autumn weekend in Southampton October 29 -October 31, 2010. Get the travel package… New OrleansRead More →

TripAlertz, a new site that has been described as “Groupon for travel,” launches today. As I told Traveling Mamas readers a couple of weeks ago, I love the TripAlertz concept of harnessing the power of social media to sell vacation packages. As more people buy a particular package, it gets cheaper for everyone. And the TripAlertz folks are offering some clever extras, too. If you refer other people to the site, you earn “TripCash” to be spent on your own vacation. And, TripAlertz members can design their own dream vacation packages for a chance to win the package for free. But no matter how funRead More →

Hotels Dallas, Texas: $99 for a One-Night Stay at the Warwick Melrose Hotel (Up to $209 Value) Find Today’s Daily Deal on the Best in Dallas! Kansas City, Missouri: $99 for One Weekend Night Stay or $49 for One Weekday Night Stay at Hotel Frederick in Boonville (Up to $295 Value) Find Today’s Daily Deal on the Best in Kansas City! Attractions Louisville, Kentucky: $20 for Two Bottles of Wine and a Tasting for You and a Friend at River Bend Winery (Up to $50 Value) Find Today’s Daily Deal on the Best in Louisville! Oklahoma City, Oklahoma: $16 for Wine Tasting for Two, BottleRead More →

Grab our travel deals RSS feed for updates most weekdays. Hotels San Jose, California: $74 for One Night at 968 Park Hotel Plus 30% Off Massage (Up to $269 Value) Find Today’s Daily Deal on the Best in San Jose! Attractions Cleveland, Ohio: $12 for Two Tickets to the “Treasures of Heaven” Exhibition at the Cleveland Museum of Art. Find Today’s Daily Deal on the Best in Cleveland! Los Angeles, California: $10 for 18 Holes of Glow-in-the-Dark Mini-Golf for Two at Putting Edge in Culver City. Find Today’s Daily Deal on the Best in Los Angeles! Orlando, Florida: $25 for a Manatee Encounter at SnorkelRead More →

Submit your travel deal for consideration in this regular feature on TravelingMamas.com. Hotels Dallas, Texas: $99 for a One-Night Stay for Two, Murder-Mystery Performance, Five-Course Dinner, and Full Breakfast at the Rose Manor Inn in Wills Point (Up to $300 Value) Find Today’s Daily Deal on the Best in Dallas! Tours Costa Rica: $995 for 7-night/8-day Adventure Lovers Tour of Costa Rica through Banana Adventure Tours. Fall events and attractions Amarillo, Texas: $15 Two-for-One Passes to Slaughterhouse Haunted House ($30 Value) Get today’s deal in Amarillo! Memphis, Tennessee: $10 for Four Corn-Maze Passes at Our Family Farm ($20 Value) Find Today’s Daily Deal on theRead More →

There’s a new Web site launching this month, and I believe it’s one you’ll want to join and keep an eye on. TripAlertz.com is a travel deals Web site that’s designed to bring the power of group buying to individuals. The Web site offers hotel packages that often include a room plus amenities such as meals or spa treatments, at deep discounts. And the more people who buy the deal, the deeper the discount becomes. For example, when TripAlertz launches on Oct. 19, it will offer a deal at the Royal Plaza Hotel inside Walt Disney World Resort for these prices for $285. If moreRead More →

Grab our travel deals RSS feed for updates most weekdays. Hotels Americas Best Value Inn’s (ABVI) Value Club and Lexington Hotels’ Lexington Experience offer immediate 15% discounts on future stays, free room upgrades, late check-outs and other offers – you don’t have to wait to accumulate points. Spas San Francisco, California: $40 Glow Body Scrub at Simply Gorgeous Day Spa ($85 Value) Find Today’s Daily Deal on the Best in San Francisco! Buffalo, New York: Just in Time for Fall: $25 Pumpkin Facial at Bellezza ($55 Value) Find Today’s Deal in Buffalo! Hartford, Connecticut: $110 for a One-Hour Massage, Mini-Facial, and Herbal Hydrotherapy Bath TreatmentRead More →

Is your family looking for a place to get away from it all and still enjoy family time with their children? Do you want vacation where you can enjoy the beach, stay active and enjoy local attractions? Ocean Isle Inn on Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina has been named one of the Top Atlantic Coastal Destinations.  Children love it.  Families love it.  The location is great and the property keeps calling guests back again and again.  “Ocean Isle is the way beaches use to be. Uncrowded, Unhurried, and Unforgettable. All this and more await you at the Ocean Isle Inn. Ideally situated a short distance fromRead More →

Love these travel deals? Subscribe to our feed to get them delivered to your reader most weekdays. Deal of the Day Restaurant.com has extended its 90 percent off sale through midnight tonight. You can get $25 gift certificates to thousands of restaurants for just $1 with this deal! It’s easy to search by ZIP code to see what restaurants are available in your area or in areas where you will be traveling. These certificates have NO expiration dates, so you can buy now for any travels you have planned in the future. Please be sure to read the fine print on the certificates – someRead More →